By Jeff Abbott
A new series from the bestselling author of Panic
Sam Capra is living the life of his dreams. A young American in London, he has a perfect flat, a perfect job with the CIA and a perfect wife, Lucy - who is seven months pregnant with their first child.
But one sunny day, it all goes up in flames. Sam receives a call from Lucy while he's at work. She tells him to leave the building immediately, which he does - just before it explodes, killing those inside. Lucy vanishes, and Sam wakes up in a prison cell.
Why did Lucy call him? Was she a loving spouse or an enemy operative? Is Sam's unborn child safe? Adrenaline coursing through his veins, Sam enters a frantic race to save his life and discover the truth about those he thought he knew so well...
Jeff Abbott is a New York Times and Sunday Times bestselling author whose books have been published in more than twenty languages. He has been nominated for numerous awards, including three times for the Edgar Award, and has won an International Thriller Writers Award, an Agatha Award and a Macavity Award. He lives in Austin with his family.
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24 Jun 2010
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A book to make sitting on a summer beach feel like a high-octane chase through dark alleyways... there are circles within spirals and wheels within wheels in this complex world of treachery, people-smuggling and terrorism — The Times
A high- energy thriller with plenty of twists and turns to keep the heart pounding. Adrenaline delivers exactly what the title suggests — Irish Independent
impeccably crafted...Abbott richly deserves (to) breakthrough — Telegraph
Adrenaline has everything - relentless action, mind-bending intrigue, and twists and turns you won't see coming. It's exhilarating, and confirms Jeff Abbott as one of the best thriller writers of our time — Harlan Coben
I read Jeff Abbott's thriller Adrenaline and now have no fingernails left — Margaret Atwood