Hazardous Duty

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G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2013 - Fiction - 406 pages
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The Presidential Agent adventures return in the most harrowing novel yet in the #1 New York Times–bestselling series.

M exican drug cartels are shooting up the streets of Laredo and El Paso. Somali pirates are holding three U.S. tankers for ransom. The President is fed up and has what he thinks is a pretty bright idea—to get hold of Colonel Charley Castillo and his merry band and put them on the case. Unfortunately, that will be difficult. Everybody knows that the President hates Castillo’s guts, has just had him forcibly retired from the military, and now Castillo’s men are scattered far and wide, many of them in hiding. There are also whispers that the President himself is unstable—the word “nutcake” has been mentioned.

How will it all play out? No one knows for sure, but for Castillo and company, only one thing is definite: It will be hazardous duty.

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User Review  - MsHooker - LibraryThing

As an avid [W.E.B. Griffin] fan I was slightly disappointed by [Hazardous Duty]. The whole story seemed like a long bachelor party and lacked any of the normal substance. Yes, the characters were ... Read full review

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User Review  - DocWalt10 - LibraryThing

I usually really enjoy reading a WEB Griffin novel. Unfortunately, this latest in his Presidential Agent Series wasn't a good read. The 'Afterword' tries to explain his intent for the novel. What ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

W. E . B. GRIFFIN is the author of six bestselling series.

WILLIAM E. BUTTERWORTH IV has worked closely with his father for more than a decade, and is the coauthor of many books with him, most recently Empire and Honor and The Last Witness.