368 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 1.25 in
June 24, 2015
Grand Central Publishing
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0446564486
ISBN - 13: 9780446564489
From the Publisher
To atone for the sins he committed serving his country, ex-covert government agent Paul Janson is determined to save the world: one person, one mission, one redemption at a time.
THE JANSON OPTION
Paul Janson--a former Consular Ops legend known as "The Machine" for his deadly speed and accuracy--has a new mission. Sickened by the "sanctioned serial killings" ordered by the state department, Janson has left covert operations and is now a private security consultant. In partnership with deadly sharpshooter Jessica Kincaid, he only takes assignments that he believes will lead to the greater good.
When American Synergy Corporation oil executive Kingsman Helms begs Janson to rescue his wife, Allegra, from Somali pirates, Janson and Kincaid view it as the perfect opportunity to infiltrate ASC and disrupt the company's scheme to subvert independent oil-rich African countries into wholly-owned ASC subsidiaries.
Once on the ground, Janson and Kincaid discover that the pirates may be the least lethal threat in the violent chaos of anarchic Somalia. Is Allegra's kidnapping for real, or is she merely a pawn in her husband's machinations for control of the country? Janson and Kincaid quickly find themselves embroiled in a bewildering storm of plots and counterplots, and their fight to survive threatens to disrupt the entire region, and beyond...
About the Author
was the author of twenty-seven novels, each one aNew York Times
bestseller. There are more than 210 million of his books in print, and they have been translated into thirty-two languages. He is the author ofThe Scarlatti Inheritance
,The Chancellor Manuscript
, and the Jason Bourne series--The Bourne Identity
,The Bourne Supremacy
, andThe Bourne Ultimatum
--among others. Mr. Ludlum passed away in March, 2001. To learn more, you can visitwww.Robert-Ludlum.com
"Extremely engaging and agonizingly suspenseful, Ludlum's plot bolts from scene to scene and locale to locale-Hungary, Amsterdam, London, New York City-never settling for one bombshell when it can drop four or five.... wild, unpredictable and colorfully cast."-Publisher's Weekly on The Janson Directive