“Larkin does handle the book’s many international accents well, and his efforts bring to life sections of dramatic dialogue and moments heightened tension.” – Publishers Weekly
“A plot with a death toll potentially surpassing the tragedy of 9/11 is in the works, fueling a high-octane confrontation in this suspenseful saga.” – The Midwest Book Review
“[Peter Larkin]…did well with the range of the personalities….[Abuse of Power] is one that will be enjoyed by thriller fans and conspiracy theorists alike.” – Bookloons
“Those who don’t mind their espionage filled with a strong dose of the author’s conservative politics will enjoy the story’s pace and twists. Character development is well done, and Larkin’s narration is superb as he digs into a bottomless trove of accents.” – AudioFile Magazine
“Peter Larkin’s narration adds to the enjoyment, with accurate accents and pacing.” – Library Journal
From the Back Cover
From the New York Times bestselling author and nationally syndicated radio talk-show host comes a lightning-paced first thriller about a maverick journalist who uncovers a chilling terrorist plot―and is the only one daring enough to put a stop to it.
Former war correspondent Jack Hatfield rose to national prominence for his insightful, provocative commentary. But after being smeared as a bigot and extremist by a radical leftist media-watchdog group, his career came crashing down. Now an obscure freelance news producer in San Francisco, Hatfield is going about his business one afternoon when, during a ride-along with the SFPD bomb squad, a seemingly routine carjacking turns deadly. When police find several pounds of military-grade explosives in the jacked car―and the FBI urges Hatfield to look the other way―he knows he's onto his next, big story…
ABUSE OF POWER
Soon Hatfield finds himself following a shadowy trail that will take him across the globe, from Tel Aviv to London and Paris and back again, as he works with a stunning Yemeni intelligence agent and a veteran Green Beret to expose a powerful Islamist terrorist group with a plot to rival 9/11 and whose goal is nothing less than total political control―no matter what the cost…
"Score[s] a bull's-eye." ―Publishers Weekly--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.