Simon was killed outright, Frank was shot multiple times and left for dead. . Awarded an OBE for services to journalism, Frank has also written for the Economist, Sunday Times, Daily Telegraph and Time Out and has been published in The Best of Sunday Times Travel Writing. With the clock ticking, Luke Carlton races to head off a catastrophic confrontation in the Gulf . Marcel Berlins, THE TIMES Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 8, 2018. Chapters are short, I think to keep the pace of the story moving fast but transition from one chapter to another is not the gripping that makes you keep on reading. SIS agent Luke Carlton returns in the explosive, action-packed and unerringly authentic new thriller from BBC Security Correspondent Frank Gardner, author of the acclaimed No.1 bestseller Crisis . We use cookies and similar tools, including those used by approved third parties (collectively, "cookies") for the purposes described below.You can learn more about how we (plus approved third parties) use cookies and how to change your settings by visiting the Cookies notice.  40,2 zł, 41,38 zł Fast-paced, appears to be well-researched (not surprising given the author's experience) and full of suspense. Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically. Frank Gardner is BBC's fulltime Security Correspondent reporting on events from Afghanistan to piracy off the Somali coast to Arctic challenges, author of 3 bestselling books 'Blood and Sand', 'Far Horizons' and 'Crisis. Luke Carleton is sent in to debrief an insider, but somebody else already got to them. It will be interesting to see how the consequences of this book affect future n. Trouble is brewing in Iran, with the UK Foreign Secretary due to visit the country shortly, the intelligence services need information. A brilliant read. His response reminds us how in this world it is the end that justifies the means. Reviewed in the United States on April 25, 2019. In June 2004, while reporting in Riyadh, Frank and his cameraman, Simon Cumbers, were ambushed by Islamist gunmen. {"bd_js_shop":"Shop","bd_js_too_long_for_shipping_label":"Sorry, that's too long for our shipping labels","bd_js_too_long":"Sorry, that's too long","bd_js_could_not_find_address_try_again":"Sorry, we couldn't find the address. Deep within a cave system at a military complex south-east of Tehran, hidden from the prying eyes of Western satellites, scientists are working round-the-clock on a banned device. .  45,23 zł, 31,93 zł It would be a spoiler to reveal the shocking climax, but there is a hint of more to come: roll on novel three, and please, could we have a map? In 2009 he published Far Horizons, a much praised account of his life as an inveterate traveller and explorer. Expected delivery to Poland in 7-11 business days. This highlights a genuine problem. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. BBC’s fulltime Security Correspondent reporting on events from Afghanistan to piracy off the Somali coast to Arctic challenges. * SUNDAY TIMES * Confirms Frank Gardner's place among the pantheon of distinguished reporters who have become excellent thriller writers, including Gerald Seymour and Frederick Forsyth . Great plot let down by poor character development. Please enter manually:","bd_js_keep_typing_to_refine_search_results":"Keep typing to refine the search results","bd_js_top_categories":"Top Categories","bd_price_save":"Save {0}","bd_js_name_only_letters":"Sorry, full name can only contain letters","bd_js_show_more":"show more","bd_js_enter_valid_email_address":"Please enter a valid email address","bd_js_enter_address_manually":"Enter address manually","bd_js_more_categories":"More Categories","bd_js_continue_shopping":"Continue Shopping","bd_js_account_and_help":"Account & Help","bd_js_basket_checkout":"Basket / Checkout","bd_add_to_basket":"Add to basket","bd_js_enter_first_last_name":"Please enter a first and last name","bd_js_please_enter_your":"Please enter your"}, We use cookies to understand how customers use our services, We use cookies to serve you certain types of ads, Paperback Then he jumped into bed with a vulnerable twenty-two-year-old who happened to be useful to him, lying about who he was and eventually leading her to her death. Against all expectations, he survived and, in 2006, published his acclaimed and bestselling memoir, Blood and Sand. Please try again. There was a problem loading your book clubs. World of Books sells used books online to over 190 countries worldwide. Frank Gardner’s latest bestselling thriller, Ultimatum, is available on Amazon. It describes an Iranian cell of hard-liners breaking away from the mainline Iranian government to kidnap a high ranking British politician to bring about a conflict in the middle-east that would potentially be a nuclear war.