In The Faithful Spy, John Wells became the only
American CIA agent ever to penetrate al-Qaeda, but his handlers became
distrustful of him, and he of them. He had to stop a devastating terrorist
attack nearly alone.
Now Wells is back in Washington. His wounds have healed, but
his mind is far from clear. He is restless, uneasy in his skin, and careless
with his safety. When the CIA finds evidence of a surge in Taliban activity,
backed by an unknown foreign power, it takes little to convince Wells to return
to Afghanistan to investigate. But what he discovers there is far from what he
A deadly power play in China, a mission to North Korea gone
terribly wrong, an Iran determined to go nuclear, a mole within the ranks of
the CIA who is about to light a fuse, the consequences of which he cannot
possibly understand-the world is hurtling toward confrontation. And, this time,
there may be nothing John Wells can do to stop it. Download and start listening now!