A Gentleman's Game: A Queen & Country Novel by Greg Rucka

By Greg Rucka

Tara Chace could be the most deadly lady alive. she will seduce you into believing she’s the girl of your dreams—or kill you with the icy potency of an executioner. because the new head of precise Operations for British Intelligence, she not has to court docket loss of life within the field—she desires to.Throw away the previous principles, the old fashioned, the old-boy community. the realm of overseas espionage is set to profit the not easy means that spying isn't any longer merely…A Gentleman's GameGreg Rucka’s electrifying thrillers have driven the bounds of suspense fiction to the place few have dared to head. Now, in A Gentleman’s online game, one of many genre’s so much fearless writers brings readers of foreign espionage his such a lot fearless heroine but: a no-holds-barred girl who’s as deadly as an assassin’s bullet.When an unthinkable act of terror devastates London, not anything will cease Tara Chace from weeding out these in charge. Her task is straightforward: cease the terrorists sooner than they strike a moment time. To be successful, she’ll do whatever and every thing it takes. She’ll need to kill back. purely this time the non-public stakes should be larger than ever earlier than. For the terrorist counterstrike would require that Tara enable herself for use as bait by means of the govt. she serves. This time she’s turning her very lifestyles right into a weapon that may be used just once. yet as she and her former mentor race towards future at a distant terrorist education camp in Saudi Arabia, Tara starts to query simply who’s pulling the trigger—and who’s the true enemy. during this new form of battle, betrayal can take any form...including one’s responsibility to queen and country.Based at the photo novel sequence that gained the coveted Eisner Award, A Gentleman’s video game is an electrifyingly real looking, headline-stealing mystery with an unforgettable protagonist—one who redefines each rule she doesn’t shatter.

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Twenty minutes,” Ron echoed, and he cut the connection, but Chace had already reseated the phone in its cradle and was halfway to the remote control. She flicked the television on with one hand, raising the volume so the sound could follow her as she pivoted back to the bedroom, already stripping off her shirt and tossing it aside. She pulled a new one from the pile of dirty laundry at the foot of the bed, struggling into it as she searched her unmentionables drawer for the keys to Kittering’s bike.

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She said. ” “Immediate panic dies down, then everyone holds their breath waiting for the next one,” Poole agreed. ” Lankford scowled at Chace, then Poole, then at the plasma wall. ” “Nothing,” Chace said. ” Lankford stared at her, and Chace wasn’t certain if it was outrage or simple impatience she was seeing in his expression. She wasn’t certain she cared, either. All of twenty-six, an inch or so taller than Chace’s five foot ten, black hair and blue eyes that combined with a lack of distinctive features to make him a perfect “gray man,” as they were called in the trade.

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