Author: Brad Thor
Original language: English
Publisher: Atria/Emily Bestler Books, New York, 2013
A Prelude to
Off the Somali Coast in the Gulf of Adin, members of an elite group have been hired to rescue hostages. Members of the Carlton Group, they guarantee success or no payment is required.
Successful completion of the rescue mission relies on speed, surprise and violence.
Four members parachute onto the deck of the Sierra Star tanker. One member blows his knee out upon landing so their team is down to three now. Odds are now 3 against 11…
After securing the Sienna Star a problem arises. The rescue team learns the Captain has been moved to a nearby village.
So, the pressing question is how will this elite three be able to rescue the Captain? And,will they be able to successfully complete their mission?