By James R. Benn
“ Benn follows up his first global struggle II secret (Billy Boyle) with one other danger-filled episode and supplies a cross-genre story that's right away undercover agent tale, soldier tale, and hard-Boyled detective.”—Library Journal (starred evaluation)
“The interval information are spot-on and Billy . . . maintains to make a completely enticing detective.”—The Denver Post
“Part Indiana Jones derring-do and half grown-up experience novel with spies, black agents, dependable and dastardly French, and the reliably evil Nazis. if you happen to like global conflict II historic crime novels, you’ll love this one.”—Mystery Scene
“The First Wave is first rate.”—I Love a Mystery e-newsletter
“A ‘rattling sturdy’ read.”—Rhys Bowen
“A reliable keep on with as much as Benn’s first novel. . . . [I] wait for his next.”—Robert B. Parker
“What an excellent learn, packed with motion, humor and center. . . . equivalent elements undercover agent mystery, struggle tale and homicide secret, with a dollop of romance that’s by no means candy, this can be only a significant e-book. extra please!”—Louise Penny
“Certain to attract WWII fiction fans.”—Booklist
Billy’s job is to aid manage the hand over of the Vichy French forces in Algeria. yet dissension one of the common military, the armed forces, and DeGaulle’s unfastened French permits blackmarketeers in league with the enemy to divert scientific offers to the Casbah, resulting in a number of murders. Billy needs to locate the killers whereas attempting to rescue the woman he loves—a British undercover agent.
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