Whanganuilibrary.com
Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Hard target / Chris Ryan.

By: Ryan, Chris, 1961-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Ryan, Chris, Extreme: ; Chris Ryan extreme: ; Ryan, Chris, Code Red adventure: 05.; Ryan, Chris, Chris Ryan extremeHard target: ; Ryan, Chris, Chris Ryan extreme: 1.; Chris Ryan extreme: 1.; Chris Ryan extreme: Publisher: London : Coronet, 2012Description: 438 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444730159 (hbk.); 1444730150 (hbk.); 9781444735970 (pbk.); 1444735977 (pbk.).Subject(s): Colecção Suspense -- Fiction | Espionage -- Fiction | Amputees -- Fiction | Gangs -- Fiction | Deception -- Fiction | Intelligence officers -- Fiction | Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) -- FictionGenre/Form: Spy fiction. | Thrillers (Fiction) | Action and adventure fiction.DDC classification: RYA
Contents:
Former SAS Warrant Officer Joe Gardner has fought the Regiment's deadliest enemies, in some of the most desolate places on earth. And he's always won. Now he's about to face his toughest challenge yet. After losing his hand whilst on a covert operation in Afghanistan, Gardner is forced to stand down from active duty. Now he lives off the grid. But trouble finds him in the shape of a phone call from an old friend. Ex-Regiment legend John Bald is trapped in a bullet-ridden favela in Rio de Janeiro and a violent gang is out to kill him. Unless Gardner helps, Bald is a dead man. What begins as a simple rescue mission soon descends into a desperate struggle for survival as Gardner finds himself caught up in a conceit that stretches from the slums of Brazil to the frozen steppes of Siberia. Stalked by elusive MI6 agents and ruthless ex-Blades, Gardner must draw on all his training and instincts to hunt down the hardest target of all - before disaster strikes...
Summary: Former SAS Warrant Officer Joe Gardner has fought the Regiment's deadliest enemies, in some of the most desolate places on earth. And he's always won. Now he's about to face his toughest challenge yet. After losing his hand whilst on a covert operation in Afghanistan, Gardner is forced to stand down from active duty. Now he lives off the grid. But trouble finds him in the shape of a phone call from an old friend. Ex-Regiment legend John Bald is trapped in a bullet-ridden favela in Rio de Janeiro and a violent gang is out to kill him. Unless Gardner helps, Bald is a dead man. What begins as a simple rescue mission soon descends into a desperate struggle for survival as Gardner finds himself caught up in a conceit that stretches from the slums of Brazil to the frozen steppes of Siberia. Stalked by elusive MI6 agents and ruthless ex-Blades, Gardner must draw on all his training and instincts to hunt down the hardest target of all - before disaster strikes...
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Call number Copy number Status Date due
Fiction Davis (Central) Library
Fiction Collection (New)
RYA 1 Available

Former SAS Warrant Officer Joe Gardner has fought the Regiment's deadliest enemies, in some of the most desolate places on earth. And he's always won. Now he's about to face his toughest challenge yet. After losing his hand whilst on a covert operation in Afghanistan, Gardner is forced to stand down from active duty. Now he lives off the grid. But trouble finds him in the shape of a phone call from an old friend. Ex-Regiment legend John Bald is trapped in a bullet-ridden favela in Rio de Janeiro and a violent gang is out to kill him. Unless Gardner helps, Bald is a dead man. What begins as a simple rescue mission soon descends into a desperate struggle for survival as Gardner finds himself caught up in a conceit that stretches from the slums of Brazil to the frozen steppes of Siberia. Stalked by elusive MI6 agents and ruthless ex-Blades, Gardner must draw on all his training and instincts to hunt down the hardest target of all - before disaster strikes...

Former SAS Warrant Officer Joe Gardner has fought the Regiment's deadliest enemies, in some of the most desolate places on earth. And he's always won. Now he's about to face his toughest challenge yet. After losing his hand whilst on a covert operation in Afghanistan, Gardner is forced to stand down from active duty. Now he lives off the grid. But trouble finds him in the shape of a phone call from an old friend. Ex-Regiment legend John Bald is trapped in a bullet-ridden favela in Rio de Janeiro and a violent gang is out to kill him. Unless Gardner helps, Bald is a dead man. What begins as a simple rescue mission soon descends into a desperate struggle for survival as Gardner finds himself caught up in a conceit that stretches from the slums of Brazil to the frozen steppes of Siberia. Stalked by elusive MI6 agents and ruthless ex-Blades, Gardner must draw on all his training and instincts to hunt down the hardest target of all - before disaster strikes...

Kotui multi-version record.

3 5 6 7 8 9 11 18 19 20 22 25 27 30 33 49 62 67 68 74 77 80 82 83 85 86 89 91 103 104 105 115 125 130 132 135 138 141 142 144 145 149 151 155 161 162 164 168 175 177 180 182 183 184