By Stephen Leather
Within the 9th publication within the Dan "Spider" Shepherd sequence, the main sought after guy on the earth is dead—now these unswerving to him search revenge
When Osama Bin encumbered is tracked down and killed via the army Seal operation in a hugely safe compound in Pakistan, it's noticeable there has been a leak from inside of. After the resource is published to be scholars, Malik and Chaudhry—ex-Islamic fundamentalists recruited by means of MI5 to conceal themselves as British terrorists—they are instantly less than risk from al-Qaeda, who've despatched an murderer to torture and kill somebody they think to be the traitor. With the murderer ultimate in, Shepherd is drafted to educate the pair how you can live on undercover, yet it's a tremendous problem. Spider is used to taking part in undercover cop, no longer the handler. And whilst Malik and Chaudhry are recruited to prevent a Muslim extremist group's terrorist assault on a London shopping mall, he's compelled to deceive them in regards to the hazard they're in. along with his loyalties break up, can he shield them earlier than it's too late?
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There were many more visitors around, turning the vast space into an obstacle course of people of all sizes that Reilly and his accomplice had to slalom through, leaving a trail of startled screams THE TEMPLAR SALVATION 33 and indignant outbursts behind them, knowing that any collision would be disastrous. Behind, their pursuers had merged into one frantic pack and were cutting through the crowd, hot on their heels. Reilly saw a main entrance looming on the right and veered toward it—only to stumble to a halt when three other cops stormed in through its big glass doors.
The cop was rambling something incomprehensible in Italian, his sweaty face bristling with stress. Reilly brushed him aside without breaking pace and kept mov ing. The cop recovered and caught back up to him and grabbed him by the arm, hard this time, yelling at him, his other hand waving a steel baton angrily and gesturing with it for Reilly to turn around and join the exodus. Reilly reached into his pocket for his creds—then remembered he couldn’t use them, not there. He was probably on their most-wanted list right now.
Reilly was craning his head back for another look in the direction of the fallen priest and the air lock into the archive. Apart from the constant hum of the climate control system, all was quiet— for now. “That’s what Simmons said. He was sure of it. ” He put down the ream of bound folios and picked up another volume. The Templar fond occupied three entire shelves at the far end of the archive, eclipsing the fondi around it. Which wasn’t surprising. The affair had been the biggest political and religious scandal of its time.