BEING BLACKMAILED IS ONE THING
BEING BLACKMAILED BY A DEAD MAN IS SOMETHING ELSE
When former Green Beret, Ben Lewis, is confronted by Keiran Doherty, a fellow ex-marine reportedly killed in Afghanistan, all bets are off. Doherty has stolen and hidden an encryption key that renowned North Korean hacker, Gunter Markov, has used to hide secrets he stole from Moscow in a courageous hack. Doherty kidnaps Lewis's one-time girlfriend, Holly, in a last-ditch attempt to get Lewis on his side.
When an assassin kills Doherty in broad daylight in London and poisons an accomplice, Lewis finds himself in a deadly race against American, Russian and Chinese agents who will stop at nothing to uncover Markov's secrets.
Can Lewis decipher Doherty's cryptic clues, evade his would-be captors and save Holly?
Or will Markov's Encryption prove even more deadly than Lewis could ever have imagined?