Robert Ludlum's The Janson Command

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Orion, Mar 1, 2012 - Fiction - 400 pages
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From the creator of the JASON BOURNE series, a brand new thriller by the undisputed master of the genre.

Reformed from his days of assassination and conspiracy, Paul Janson has a new mission and a new partner. Working with kick-ass sharpshooter Jessica Kincaid, he helps other disenchanted covert operatives to create new lives. He also accepts independent jobs, but only missions he believes will contribute to the greater good.

Janson takes the job to rescue a doctor who has been kidnapped by West African rebels. At first, it appears that the doctor's life was spared in order to treat the rebels' wounded leader, but when the mission goes haywire, Janson realises he's in the middle of something much bigger - and that he may be fighting for the wrong side...

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User Review  - clarkisaacs - LibraryThing

Robert Ludlum’s bestselling books had always centered on a theme of suspense and action. He was the author of 26 novels; each one was a New York Times best seller. Robert died in 2001, but his legacy ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Paul Janson, ex-Consular Operations assassin, is offered $5 million to find a missing oil-company physician captured by pirates near the island nation of Isle de Foree off Africa's west coast. Janson ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Robert Ludlum (Author)
Robert Ludlum is one of the world's bestselling authors and there are more than 300 million copies of his books in print. He is published in 32 languages and 50 countries. As well as blending sophisticated plotting and extreme pace, Robert Ludlum's novels are meticulously researched. In addition to the popular titles in the Covert-One series, Robert Ludlum's best-known books include THE SCARLATTI INHERITANCE, THE CHANCELLOR MANUSCRIPT and the Jason Bourne series.

Paul Garrison (Author)
THE SHIPKILLER and NORMANDIE TRIANGLE. He created the Ben Abbott detective series (HARDSCAPE, STONEDUST, FROSTLINE, MCMANSION and MAUSOLEUM), and was twice nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award by the Mystery Writers of America. Under his pen name Paul Garrison he has written five modern sea thrillers including RED SKY AT MORNING, SEA HUNTER, and THE RIPPLE EFFECT. THE WRECKER, a collaboration with Clive Cussler, was a NEW YORK TIMES top ten bestseller. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, filmmaker Amber Edwards.

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