Download e-book for iPad: Dark Winter (Nick Stone, Book 6) by Andy McNab

By Andy McNab

ISBN-10: 0593050258

ISBN-13: 9780593050255

Nick Stone sequence, publication 6

Andy McNab's thrillers were vastly profitable, and darkish wintry weather will without doubt let his publishers so as to add extra noughts to his already awesome revenues figures. McNab's key is reliability. He constantly gives you the type of high-octane thrills his readers anticipate and turns out proof against the hit-or-miss syndrome that afflicts such a lot of mystery writers.
Dark iciness has the harsh (and battered) Nick Stone again in company, nonetheless parleying the talents he learnt within the SAS into his new function as a different Intelligence carrier operative. Al-Qaeda are concentrating their forces in south-east Asia (McNab is as topical as ever), and Nick is distributed via the CIA to house one in every of Osama bin Laden's most threatening biochemists. yet Nick is given a feminine associate, and the challenge takes unforeseen turns. again within the US, and suffering from the issues of being mum or dad to an orphaned lady, Nick unearths an entire nest of terrorists plotting atrocities in either the USA and the united kingdom, and his involvement turns into (against his will) very own indeed.

As consistently, the combination here's incandescent, punctuating gradually accelerating narrative trajectory with stunningly orchestrated bursts of motion at common durations. McNab's characterisation of an individual except the ingenious Nick is serviceable instead of exact, yet this can be a technique to make sure that the significant element here--bone-crunching action--is constantly foregrounded. it can be it slow when you consider that McNab used to be an SAS guy himself, however the tradecraft is often coolly believable, and McNab enthusiasts can anticipate getting their money's worthy.

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Er trägt nur eine Unterhose, am Oberkörper klafft an der Seite eine Wunde, ein Kranz aus Stacheldraht thront auf seinem Kopf, Blut ist über sein Gesicht, über seinen Körper und die weiße Wand geflossen. Ein großes Gemälde von Tolli neben der Leiche lässt die Inszenierung noch unwirklicher erscheinen. Auf dem Gemälde ist ein Berg zu sehen, umgeben von einem stillen Himmel mit vereinzelten Wolkenfetzen. Es hat den Anschein, als hätte jemand diese Wanddekoration mit höchster Präzision angebracht, um sich an der Vollkommenheit der Darstellung zu erfreuen.

In meinem letzten Jahr auf dem Gymnasium hatte ich nebenher Liebesromane für einen kleinen Buchverlag übersetzt, der die Groschenromane an Kiosken und in Supermärkten vertrieb. Nachdem ich die Uni geschmissen hatte, übersetzte ich im Monat zwei Romane, und nach einem Jahr verabschiedete ich mich von meinem Traum, Schriftsteller zu werden, und übersetzte stattdessen monatlich drei Romane. Wir kauften uns eine Dreizimmerwohnung in einem alten Haus in der Innenstadt. Nun waren wir nicht mehr so häufig auf Studentenfeten, sondern führten ein ruhigeres Leben, und wahrscheinlich trank ich zu dieser Zeit am wenigsten und war bei weitem am glücklichsten.

Nach dem Schwimmbadbesuch bin ich hungrig wie ein Wolf. Ich kann der Versuchung nicht widerstehen und steuere direkt auf die Würstchenbude vor dem Sundhöll-Schwimmbad zu. Während ich in der frostigen Kälte ein dampfend heißes Würstchen verdrücke, überkommt mich ein unbekanntes wonniges Wohlbefinden. Das ist zweifelsohne die natürliche Wirkung der Endorphine, die dem Arzt in Vogur zufolge im ersten Jahr nach dem Verzicht auf den Konsum von Rauschmitteln nach und nach einsetzt. Als ich zu Hause ankomme, klingelt mein Handy, es ist Iðunn.

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