⇰ Hardcover Download [ ⑇ The Lions of Lucerne (The Scot Harvath Series Book 1) ] ⩨ ePUB Author Brad Thor ⪩ ⇰ Hardcover Download [ ⑇ The Lions of Lucerne (The Scot Harvath Series Book 1) ] ⩨ ePUB Author Brad Thor ⪩ In this incredibly fast paced thriller, a conspiracy hatched close to the Oval Office results in the kidnapping of the president and the slaughter of a company of Secret Service agents commanded by ex Navy SEAL Scot Harvath The story careers from the ski slopes of Utah to the top of Switzerland s Mount Pilatus and sets Scot on an impossible mission recover the president, evade renegade Swiss spy Gerhard Miner and his cadre of trained agents, and elude the American conspirators who are hot on his trail Framed for murder, his reputation in tatters, his former colleagues turned against him, Harvath finds an unlikely ally in a beautiful Swiss prosecutor who s been checkmated by Miner once too often Together they play a high stakes game of mixed doubles to save the president and uncover the conspiracy Brad Thor s debut novel is a tightly wound spy tale that makes up in excitement what it lacks in subtlety and character development Ludlum fans will love it Jane AdamsHe s fearless He s tireless If you get him angry, as does the chief of staff of the vice president of the United States, he ll pop you with an uppercut He s Secret Service Agent Scot Harvath, the hero of Thor s rough and ready debut As the action opens on the ski slopes outside Park City, Utah, the 20 something Harvath has screwed up Under his watch, terrorists not only kill 30 agents but kidnap the president midway down his final run of the day When the Secret Service, the FBI, the CIA and a suspiciously inept and indecisive vice president wring their hands, the disgraced Harvath picks up the few scant clues left behind and launches a one man search and rescue mission The terrorists publicly demand 500 million and privately insist that an anti fossil fuel proposal in Congress be killed When those demands aren t immediately met, one of the president s fingers arrives at the White House By this time, Harvath is on his way to Switzerland, where he s gotten word of a mysterious cell of mercenaries named the Lions of Lucerne With unflinching determination and an uncanny ability to escape danger and assassination, the young buck pieces together the plot and girds himself for a showdown at the terrorists secret hideaway inside the frozen exterior of Mt Pilatus Thor, host of the PBS television series Traveling Lite, shows a gift for dramatic storytelling The momentum of the plot alone may satisfy some readers Yet it s hard to get past the novel s many graceless shortcomings clichd language time passes at a snail s pace, old habits die hard , cartoonish scenes and a protagonist whose superhero character desperately needs fleshing out Agent, Heide Lange of Sanford J Greenburger Associates Jan Forecast Pocket is launching this pumped up debut with billboard advertising in Times Square and an eight city author tour Swiss mercenaries may seem tame villains in times like these, but this is adequate escapist fare for readers seeking a quick action fix Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information, Inc. 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