Running the Maze by Jack Coughlin

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...Coughlin stretches but does not strain credulity in this intricate story
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In the latest high-intensity thriller in the New York Times bestselling sniper series, Marine Gunnery Sergeant Kyle Swanson is sent into Pakistan, where an international team of medical workers has been executed in order to cover up a deadly terrorist secret.

In the aftermath of great floods, a doctor on a relief mission in northeastern Pakistan discovers the remains of a collapsed bridge that reminds him of a bridge near his childhood home in Ohio. He snaps a cellphone picture and sends it to his sister, just before his entire team is slaughtered.

His sister is Beth Ledford, a Coast Guard sniper, who suspects that the answer to the mystery of her brother's death is in that cellphone picture. No one believes her until she finds Swanson and the secret special operations team known as Task Force Trident. When Kyle takes Beth into Pakistan to investigate, they find the true secret behind the mass murder—what may be the last, best hope of victory by al-Qaeda and the Taliban over allied forces.

Now the two snipers have their sights set on one man, an American diplomat who has become the biggest obstacle to victory in the war on terror. The only question is: which of them gets to pull the trigger?


About Jack Coughlin

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GUNNERY SGT. JACK COUGHLIN was with the Third Battalion, Fourth Regiment Marines during the drive to Baghdad and has operated on a wide range of assignments in hotspots around the world.DONALD A. DAVIS is the author of twenty-three books, including multiple New York Times bestsellers.
Published March 13, 2012 by St. Martin's Press. 302 pages
Genres: Action & Adventure, War, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
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Reviewed by Kirkus Reviews on Jan 01 2012

Coughlin and Davis... hit the action-adventure 10-ring again.

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Reviewed by Publishers Weekly on Jan 30 2012

...Coughlin stretches but does not strain credulity in this intricate story

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