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Line of fire / Andy McNab.

By: McNab, Andy, 1959- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: McNab, Andy, Nick Stone: 19.Publisher: London, England : Bantam Press, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 357 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780593078952; 9780593078945; 0593078950; 0593078942.Subject(s): Stone, Nick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Hackers -- Fiction | Intelligence officers -- FictionGenre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction) | Action and adventure fiction.DDC classification: 823.92 Summary: Nick Stone is back in London but if he thought he was home for a break, he's very, very wrong. Backed into a corner by a man he knows he cannot trust, ex-deniable operator Nick Stone strikes a devil's bargain. In exchange for his own safety - a life for a life - Stone is charged with locating someone who doesn't want to be found, currently hiding out in the one of the remotest corners of the UK. And for the first time in a long time, he's not operating alone. But Stone and his team don't find just anyone. They find a world-class hacker, so good that her work might threaten the stability of the western world as we know it. These are dangerous waters and Stone is quickly in over his head. Before he finally knows which way to turn, the choice is ripped out of his hands. Most people might think of home as safety but Nick Stone isn't most people. For him and his team, it's just another place to get caught in the line of fire...
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Nick Stone is back in an up-to-the-minute thriller - ripped fresh from the headlines.

Stone has returned to London.

Both the UK and the US are in a state of unrest and ever more extreme politicians are looking to take advantage of an unstable world.

Their motives are unclear. But their threat is real.

Who are they really working for?

Nick Stone is back in London but if he thought he was home for a break, he's very, very wrong. Backed into a corner by a man he knows he cannot trust, ex-deniable operator Nick Stone strikes a devil's bargain. In exchange for his own safety - a life for a life - Stone is charged with locating someone who doesn't want to be found, currently hiding out in the one of the remotest corners of the UK. And for the first time in a long time, he's not operating alone. But Stone and his team don't find just anyone. They find a world-class hacker, so good that her work might threaten the stability of the western world as we know it. These are dangerous waters and Stone is quickly in over his head. Before he finally knows which way to turn, the choice is ripped out of his hands. Most people might think of home as safety but Nick Stone isn't most people. For him and his team, it's just another place to get caught in the line of fire...