The Ghost War

Front Cover
Jove Books, Jan 27, 2009 - Fiction - 561 pages
14 Reviews
Deep-cover CIA operative John Wells barely survived his homecoming when it was thought he'd become too close to the terrorists. Though his wounds have healed, his mind is far from clear. He needs to get back in fight. And there is a fight waiting for him. A power play in China is causing deadly repercussions that will result in Chaos around the globe. Even as Wells does what he does best, a mole within the CIA is preparing to light the final fuse that will propel an unsuspecting world toward open war and annihilation.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Carl_Alves - LibraryThing

The Ghost War features CIA agent John Wells, who much like Vince Flynn's Mitch Rapp character, is the kind of agent that doesn't play nicely with others, but does manage to get things done when others ... Read full review

Review: The Ghost War (John Wells #2)

User Review  - Goodreads

The Ghost War was the first book I have read by this author and I am hooked. The book concerns three rog CIA agents, the polatariot of China, Affganistan, and a mole. It shows how miscommunication can ... Read full review

All 2 reviews »

About the author (2009)

As a reporter for The New York Times, Alex Berenson has covered topics ranging from the occupation of Iraq to the flooding of New Orleans to the financial crimes of Bernie Madoff. His previous novels include The Faithful Spy, winner of the 2007 Edgar Award, and The Ghost War. He lives in New York City.

Bibliographic information