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A devastatingly timely thriller following the refugee trail from Syria to Europe. Book groups and individuals are invited to meet Sue Cook’s Big Book Group author Henry Porter: From the refugee camps of Greece to the mountains of Macedonia, a thirteen year old boy is making his way to Germany and safety. Codenamed ‘Firefly’, he holds vital intelligence: unparalleled insight into a vicious ISIS terror cell, and details on their plans to strike at the heart of Europe. But the terrorists are hot on his trail, determined he won’t live to pass on the information. When MI6 become aware of Firefly and what he knows, the race is on to find him. Paul Samson, ex-MI6 agent and now private eye, finds himself recruited to the cause. Fluent in Arabic thanks to his Lebanese heritage, Samson’s job is to find Firefly, win his trust and get him to safety.
‘Proud carrier of the Le Carré flag’ Lee Child
‘A real page turner’ John Humphrys
‘one of the masters of the genre’ Sunday Telegraph
‘A sophisticated, engrossing and important thriller’ Washington Post
Henry Porter is the UK Editor of Vanity Fair and writes about European power and politics for The Hive website in the US. He has written five bestselling thrillers, including Brandenburg, which won the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger, Empire State and The Dying Light, which were both nominated for the award.
Sue Cook’s biography under 11.30am event KING CON.
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