"Border War" is a timely thriller about the struggles of US law enforcement officers on the Mexican border by TV broadcaster Lou Dobbs.The border is a tough place to work, especially for FBI agent Tom Eriksen. With a history of violence, he cannot afford any on-duty screw-ups. So when an investigation ends in a bloody shootout and the shooting is deemed "questionable," the bureau reassigns Eriksen to an office known as "the Island of Misfit Cops": a resting place for those who have screwed up enough to warrant being dumped in El Paso, Texas. But when his partner is murdered, Eriksen must take charge and solve the case, wading through corruption and betrayal to discover the truth. Only after he teams up with a resourceful and gorgeous NSA agent, Kat Gleason, does his luck change. As they slowly put the puzzle pieces together, the investigation points to a powerful cartel lord and a shadowy US computer company. As the web of deceit and betrayal tightens, the body count grows. Eriksen must deal with the mayhem caused by the cartels while racing against the clock to stop an assassin whose target is someone very close to him.
- Hardback | 336 pages
- 157.48 x 236.22 x 30.48mm | 521.63g
- 06 May 2014
About James O Born
LOU DOBBS, the host of Fox Business Network's "Lou Dobbs Tonight," is a legendary broadcaster, bestselling author, and one of the most respected and insightful voices on politics, economics, society, and business. JAMES O. BORN is an award-winning author of seven novels. He is a former U.S. Drug agent and Special Agent with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). He has been involved in investigations in such areas as organized crime, serial crimes, economic crimes, drug cartels, and public corruption.