The Lions of Lucerne is a spy novel published in and written by American novelist Brad Thor. Contents. 1 Plot; 2 Reviews; 3 References; 4 External links. Brad Thor’s thriller in the Scot Harvath series, The Lions of Lucerne. The Lions of Lucerne Buy it Here. Stubbs and Wootton Slippers $ – Buy It Here. Vin de Constance $ – Buy It Here. H&K MP5.
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brzd Thor’s description of Mormons being raised as one is seriously flawed. I hated that the deaths of two people as it was unnecessary though others are likely to think it made the story more realistic or gritty. Aug 11, Steph rated it it was amazing. And then there is the ending. Then there’s the quips. The Lions have set up a Middle Eastern terrorist group to throw the investigation off of their trail.
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Are there gullible Mormons? The story careers from the ski slopes of Utah to the top of Switzerland’s Mount Pilatus and sets Scot on an impossible mission: View all 6 thpr. Aug 23, Bryce Johnson rated it really liked it Shelves: As is the angry Muslim one of the bad guys shoots and leaves behind, because as we know, only brown people commit terrorism. Brad Thor’s debut novel is a tightly wound spy tale that makes up in excitement what it lacks in subtlety and character development.
It dealt with the upcoming ski vacation United States president Jack Rutledge was to take with his daughter, Amanda, and what it would hte American taxpayers. Hunt for Red October still sets the standard for a debut military, political thriller. Pocket is launching this pumped-up debut with billboard advertising in Times Square and an eight-city author tour. Since then I have read almost all of this series. A good, solid four stars. I am on the third book right now.
Jun 23, Tyler Montague rated it it was ok. Get to Know Us.
Harvath manages to get an injured, unconscious teenage girl out of the snow and down to some agents on snowmobiles just in time to pass out from his own injuries. Now I understand that he was a former seal however, the man has been beat to the edge of living and then manages to go galavanting liins the ski mountain, abseiling down a sheer icy cliff face, beating up an FBI agent, and mucking up another crime scene.
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The book opens with a prologue. An interesting theme is set up in this book with the kidnapping of the American President and Scot sets about finding the President to bring him home. Were there any signs of a forced entry?
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It could have been a good story. Glad I only bought it used on Amazon. There are a bunch of other flaws. Interesting, too, that Thor makes the villains greedy oil corporations who are trying to hide their own corruption by placing the blame on middle eastern extremists. That evening, she agonized over what to wear.
It becomes more a “chase” novel. On the snow-covered slopes of Utah, the President of the United States has been kidnapped and his Secret Service detail massacred. I think one of the hardest things a novelist has to do is give all of his characters unique, personal voices.
But sometimes an ill-researched story is blatantly, and painfully, obvious. Pocket is launching this pumped-up debut with billboard advertising in Times Square and an eight-city author tour.
Paperbackpages. A shadowy coalition comprises some of the highest-ranking officia On the snowy Utah slopes, thirty Secret Service agents are viciously executed and the vacationing president of the United States kidnapped, seemingly by the Fatah, a lethal terrorist organization in the Middle East. You are chasing ghosts, and I frankly do not see much hope for a successful outcome to your investigation.
The Lions of Lucerne (Scot Harvath, #1) by Brad Thor
While this occurs Agent Harvath, who should probably be moving a little luecrne slower, manages to get a near case of hypothermia when the Lions try to take him out and he goes for a swim in a Swiss river, and scales several thousand feet of vertical elevation. I only had five chapters of the 83 left to read and it took me two weeks to finally polish it off. Fortunately for military intrigue devotees, Brad Thor has done just that lucernr and on luverne first time out too. The plot is innovative and suspenseful, with lots of action and narrow escapes sprinkled throughout.
He pictured her in a highly provocative outfit, completely unlike what a woman of her position actually wore to the office. Visit his website at BradThor. In his daring and chilling first novel, 1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor draws us into bgad sinister labyrinth of political intrigue and international terrorism, serving up an explosive cocktail of unrelenting action as one man is pushed to the edge.
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