Synopses & Reviews
Detective John Corey, last seen in Plum Island, now faces his toughest assignment yet: the pursuit and capture of the world's most dangerous terrorist -- a young Arab known as "The Lion" who has baffled a federal task force and shows no sign of stopping in his quest for revenge against the American pilots who bombed Libya and killed his family. Filled with unrelenting suspense and surprising plot twists at every terrifying turn, THE LION'S GAME is a heartstopping race against time and one of Nelson DeMille's most riveting thrillers.
Detective John Corey, last seen in "Plum Island", now faces his toughest assignment yet: catching the world's most dangerous terrorist--a young Arab known as "The Lion", whose family was killed by American pilots. By the author of "The General's Daughter".
"The Lion" will be landing. And at New York's JFK Airport, an elite American task force waits as the notorious Libyan terrorist prepares to defect to the West. Then, aboard Flight 175, something goes eerily, horribly wrong -- a mere prelude to the terror that is to come. Ex-NYPD cop, now Task Force contract agent John Corey -- together with his formidable and beautiful new partner, Kate Mayfield -- will follow a trail of smoke and blood across the country. His quarry: a foe with the cunning of a lion and all the bloodlust of a man. To win a desperate game with no rules at all, Corey must invent a strategy that leaves room for no luck at all...
Blockbuster author Nelson DeMille returns with a fast-paced thriller featuring NYPD detective John Corey, star of the #1 New York Times bestseller 'Plum Island'. A heart-stopping race against time and DeMille's most riveting thriller yet.
About the Author
is the author of 18 acclaimed novels, including the #1 New York Times
bestsellers Night Fall, Plum Island, The Gate House, The Lion
, and The Panther
. His other New York Times
bestsellers include Wild Fire, The Gold Coast
, and The General's Daughter
For more information on the author, you can go to www.NelsonDeMille.net