In the lightning-paced sequel to The Icon Thief, Europe’s turbulent past and terrifying future are set to collide in the streets and prisons of Londonand beyond.
Rachel Wolfe, a gifted FBI agent assigned to a major investigation overseas, discovers that a notorious gun runner has been murdered at his home in London, his body set on fire. When a second victim is found under identical circumstances, the ensuing chase plunges Wolfe and her colleagues into a breathless race across Europe, a secret war between two ruthless intelligence factions, and a hunt for a remorseless killer with a deadly appointment in Helsinki.
At the heart of the mystery lies one of the strangest unsolved incidents in the history of Russiathe unexplained death of nine mountaineers in the Dyatlov Pass five decades before. And at the center of it all stands a figure from Wolfe’s own past, the Russian thief and former assassin known in another life as the Scythian
|Publisher:||Penguin Publishing Group|
|Product dimensions:||4.36(w) x 7.51(h) x 0.91(d)|
|Age Range:||18 Years|
About the Author
Alec Nevala-Lee was born in Castro Valley, California. He graduated from Harvard College with a bachelor’s degree in Classics, and worked for several years as an associate at a global investment firm based in New York. He lives with his wife in Oak Park, Illinois.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Not unlike Nevala-Lee's first novel, this one captures you instantly, moves swiftly yet elegantly, and leaves you wanting more. Great read!