A Loyal Spy by Simon Conway

By Simon Conway

WINNER OF THE IAN FLEMING metal DAGGER AWARD 2010 FOR top mystery OF THE yr! The final time Jonah observed Nor ed-Din, he was once mendacity face down in a pool of black water within the Khyber go. for a few years, Jonah have been below the effect that he'd killed him there.

How a ways can loyalty be stretched sooner than it reaches a restrict? thousands of lives rely on the reply, as a twisting highway of betrayal and revenge leads from the mountains of Afghanistan to the guts of London ...and a ticking bomb.

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Er war einfach überreizt aufgrund der Ereignisse der letzten paar Wochen in dem verschlafenen Städtchen Grizzly Falls. Sonst nichts. Und trotzdem nagte die Sorge in seinen Eingeweiden und rief ihm ins Gedächtnis, dass alles, was in seinem Leben gut war, zu verschwinden pflegte, und dass Pescoli mit ihrem sexy Körper das Beste war, was ihm seit langer, langer Zeit passiert war … wahrscheinlich seit Santa Lucia … Seine Gedanken verdüsterten sich, als er sich die letzte Frau in Erinnerung rief, die sein Leben verändert hatte, und er verdrängte ihr schönes Bild.

Mit der einen Hand klammerte sie sich ans Steuer, mit der anderen hielt sie immer noch ihre Pistole umfasst. Die Welt drehte sich um sie, ihre Zähne schlugen aufeinander. Vor ihrem geistigen Auge sah sie die Opfer des Mörders. Momentaufnahmen in schneller Abfolge, von nackten Frauen, tot, mit bläulicher Haut, Eis und Schnee im Haar, so fest an Baumstämme gebunden, dass die Haut verfärbt und aufgesprungen und Blut geflossen war, bevor es gefror. Bamm! Der Kühler barst beim Aufprall, der Ruck ging Pescoli durch sämtliche Knochen.

Von wegen »Fröhliche Weihnachten« und »Friede den Menschen, die guten Willens sind«. Das galt nicht für Lucky. Hatte noch nie gegolten. All diese Plattitüden, doch um der Kinder willen Frieden zu halten und die Gefühle zu beherrschen, waren vergessen. Er durfte ihr nicht die Kinder wegnehmen, niemals. Sicher, sie machte häufig Überstunden im Büro des Sheriffs von Pinewood County, und in letzter Zeit war die Abteilung dank des Winterwetters mit großflächigen Stromausfällen, Straßensperrungen und Glatteis im gesamten Bezirk völlig überlastet gewesen.

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