The Lion by Nelson DemilleThe Lion by Nelson Demille

The Lion

byNelson Demille

Hardcover | June 8, 2010

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In this eagerly awaited follow-up toThe Lion's Game, John Corey, former NYPD Homicide detective and special agent for the Anti-Terrorist Task Force, is back. And, unfortunately for Corey, so is Asad Khalil, the notorious Libyan terrorist otherwise known as "The Lion." Last we heard from him, Khali had claimed to be defecting to the US only to unleash the most horrific reign of terrorism ever to occur on American soil. While Corey and his partner, FBI agent Kate Mayfield, chased him across the country, Khalil methodically eliminated his victims one by one and then disappeared without a trace.

Now, years later, Khalil has returned to America to make good on his threats and take care of unfinished business. "The Lion" is a killing machine once again loose in America with a mission of revenge, and John Corey will stop at nothing to achieve his own goal -- to find and kill Khahil.
Nelson DeMille is a former U.S. Army lieutenant who served in Vietnam and is the author of nineteen acclaimed novels, including the #1New York TimesbestsellersNight Fall, Plum Island, The Gate House, The Lion,The PantherandRadiant Angel. His otherNew York Timesbestsellers includeThe Charm School, Word of Honor, The Gold Coast, Spencerv...
Title:The LionFormat:HardcoverDimensions:448 pages, 9.25 × 6.5 × 1.5 inPublished:June 8, 2010Publisher:Grand Central PublishingLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:044658083X

ISBN - 13:9780446580830

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