In Jack Higgins's acclaimed bestseller Dark Justice,
intelligence operative Sean Dillon and his colleagues in Britain and the
United States beat back a terrible enemy, but at an equally terrible cost. One
of them was shot, another run down in the street. Both were expected to
survive - but only one of them does. As Detective Superintendent Hannah
Bernstein of Special Branch lies recuperating in the hospital, a dark shadow
from her and Dillon's past, scarred deep by hatred, steals across the room and
finishes the job. Consumed by grief and rage, Dillon, Blake, Ferguson, and all
who loved Hannah swear vengeance, no matter where it takes them. But they have
no idea of the searing journey upon which they are about to embark-nor of the
war that will change them all.
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Harry Patterson has written thirty novels under the pseudonym Jack Higgins, and is a New York Times bestselling author of over 80 novels, including The Eagle Has Landed (1975) and The Wolf at the Door (2009). His work has been translated into 55 languages. His recent work under his pseudonym are, The Death Trade (2013), Rain on the Dead (2014)
Patterson was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, and grew up in Belfast, Northern Ireland and had several close calls from bombs and gunfire at an early age. After leaving school at fifteen, he served three years with The Royal Horse Guards in Eastern Europe during the Cold War. Afterwards, he was a roustabout with the circus, a factory worker, a truck driver, and a laborer before going to college at age 27.
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