Year of publication: 2014
Stella Rimington CLOSE CALL To my brother, Brian Whitehouse 19322013 Chapter 1 The sun was slanting through the high-vaulted roof of the souk, throwing down shafts of light in which dust motes and thin drifts of cigarette smoke swirled lazily. Miles Brookhaven began to relax as he walked down the long central avenue, breathing in smells of powdery piles of spices, reaching over to touch the shiny purple skins of aubergines, and exchanging a shouted greeting with the stallholder. He stopped at a ...
Keywords: counter-terrorism MI5
Year of publication: 2010
Stella Rimington PRESENT DANGER To my granddaughter, Meena 1 Aidan Murphy was woken by a loud knocking on the door. He lay still, trying to decide whether he had a hangover or was just tired. There was another, louder knock. He rolled over and looked at the clock radio. 10:31. Why didnt his mother answer the door The knocking turned into a hammering and someone was yelling his name. He climbed out of bed, grabbed a T-shirt and underpants off the floor and went slowly downstairs. Two men were ...
Keywords: counter-terrorism England MI5 Suspense