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3.75 out of 53.75 out of 53.75 out of 53.75 out of 53.75 out of 5 3.75 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Daniel Silva Narrator: Christopher Lane Publisher: Brilliance Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The Michael Osbourne Series Release Date: November 2009 ISBN: 9781423368571
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When a commercial airliner is blown out of the sky off the East Coast, the CIA scrambles to find the perpetrators. A body is discovered near the crash site with three bullets to the face: the calling card of a shadowy international assassin. Only agent Michael Osbourne has seen the markings before—on a woman he once loved.

Now, it's personal for Osbourne. Consumed by his dark obsession with the assassin, he's willing to risk his family, his career, and his life—to settle a score....

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Quotes & Awards

  • “A must-read.”

    Entertainment Weekly

  • “Compulsively enjoyable…Silva keeps the double-crosses moving at [a] frenzied clip.”

    San Francisco Chronicle

  • “[A] fast-moving, bang-bang thriller.”

    Los Angeles Daily News

  • “A strong, driving pace…Its two main characters cannot be denied.”

    Chicago Tribune

  • “Split-second suspense by an inventive ace of the genre.”

    Newsday

  • “A terrific thriller…one of the best-drawn fictional assassins since The Day of the Jackal.”

    San Francisco Examiner

  • “A taut spy thriller…Silva’s writing is clean, his characterizations pithy. And he keeps readers guessing.”

    New York Post

  • “Silva’s books are popular for a reason. Tight twists and turns make for a harrowing journey.”

    Strand Magazine

  • A Strand Magazine Pick for Top 10 CIA Novels

Listener Opinions

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Steven | 6/24/2011

    " Besides this one, I haven't read any other Daniel Silva books, but I certainly enjoyed this one. Lots of action and suspense. Overall, a recommended spy-thriller. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Barb | 6/14/2011

    " Daniel Silva writes a seriously good book. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Marissa | 5/8/2011

    " Thrilling, action-packed assassin story! This is fast-paced and gripping. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Carol | 4/16/2011

    " Another page turner from Daniel Silva. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Serge | 4/12/2011

    " i really liked this book, though it doesn't compare to Silva's Gabriel Allon series. It's definitely cool on how he uses characters from this book into the Allon series.

    It's definitely a fun book to read though not as deep as the Allon series. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Joe | 4/5/2011

    " Good spy/espionage book. I wouldn't call it great due to the implausibility of a few aspects, but overall,if you want a fun read it is worth picking up. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Nancy | 2/19/2011

    " ANOTHER THRILLER FROM SILVA. VERY GOOD BUT NOT THE CALIBER OF THE UNLIKELY SPY. GOOD ENTERTAINING READ "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Babete | 2/1/2011

    "
    Adorei! Estou á espera de mais com a personagem Michael Osbourne. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Tanya | 1/29/2011

    " Not as intriguing as the Gabrel Allon series but a good read. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Jessica | 12/28/2010

    " Loved the play back between Osbourne and "october". "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Scott | 11/20/2010

    " Nice pace in this spy thriller. Somewhat predictable but nonetheless a good read. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Pete | 10/24/2010

    " This was a fun ride, like the others. Not a great book, but definitely a fun read! "

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About the Author
Author Daniel Silva

Daniel Silva is the author of more than a dozen bestselling novels in the Michael Osbourne series and the Gabriel Allon series of suspense thrillers. He has twice won the Barry Award for Best Thriller for The Messenger in 2007 and The Fallen Angel in 2013. All of his novels have been New York Times bestsellers, with seven titles reaching #1 on the New York Times bestsellers list.

About the Narrator

Christopher Lane is an award-winning actor, director, and narrator. He is a three-time winner of the prestigious Audie Award for Best Narration and recipient of ten AudioFile Earphones Awards.