Whispers of Betrayal (Thomas Goodfellowe Series #3)

Whispers of Betrayal (Thomas Goodfellowe Series #3)

by Michael Dobbs, Arthur F. Dalley
     
 

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In the new novel of treachery at the highest levels from the bestselling author of House of Cards, backbench MP Tom Goodfellowe is caught up in a national crisis as the capital is held to ransom by one angry man.Colonel Peter Amadeus is an old soldier with a grievance. He wants an apology from the Prime Minister. But this Prime Minister does not believe in apologizing

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In the new novel of treachery at the highest levels from the bestselling author of House of Cards, backbench MP Tom Goodfellowe is caught up in a national crisis as the capital is held to ransom by one angry man.Colonel Peter Amadeus is an old soldier with a grievance. He wants an apology from the Prime Minister. But this Prime Minister does not believe in apologizing for anything.For Amadeus it becomes a matter of honour – and retribution. Soon London is a city under siege, its lifelines cut. Then comes his ultimatum: the Prime Minister must resign – or London will be destroyed.Only one man stands between the capital and disaster – Tom Goodfellowe, a backbench MP who can’t even sort out his own life, let alone save the lives of others. He is a man torn between ambition, honour and love – with the fate of London slipping swiftly through his fingers.

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From the Publisher
‘Terrific… as good as anything Dobbs has done… superb.’Sunday Telegraph‘Dobbs has given us a splendid diversion, one that makes it worth chucking the TV set out of the window and settling down with a book.’Sunday Express‘A cracking good read – Goodfellowe is the most affectionately drawn crumpled anti-hero since Jim Hacker.’The Big Issue‘Brilliant… full of magnificently dark political characters.’Daily Mail

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780006497998
Publisher:
HarperCollins UK
Publication date:
07/04/2011
Series:
Thomas Goodfellowe Series , #3
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
4.37(w) x 7.01(h) x 0.04(d)

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Meet the Author

Michael Dobbs was at Mrs Thatcher’s side as she took her first step into Downing Street as Prime Minister, and was a key aide to John Major when he was voted out. In between times he was bombed in Brighton, banished from Chequers and blamed for failing to secure a Blair-Major television debate. He is now one of the country’s leading political commentators and a BBC TV presenter of current affairs.

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