Empire State

Empire State

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The head of the US National Security Agency is assassinated in a spectacular set piece killing at Heathrow ...An airport employee and his family are found murdered in their council house in Uxbridge ...In New York, a fashionable Upper East Side osteopath receives two postcards showing the Empire State Building ...A group of migrant workers are brutally gunned down in Macedonia ...The quest to find the link between these apparently random events is pursued by Robert Harland - drawn back to a world he thought he'd left behind with a dual role for the UN and MI6.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 110 x 172 x 32mm | 258.55g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 0752858920
  • 9780752858920
  • 904,454

About Henry Porter

Henry Porter has written for most national broadsheet newspapers. He was editor of the Atticus column on the Sunday Times, moving to set up the Sunday Correspondent magazine in 1988. He contributes commentary and reportage to the Guardian, Observer, Evening Standard and Sunday Telegraph. He is the British editor of the American magazine Vanity Fair and divides his time between New York and Londonshow more

Review quote

"Henry Porter excels at set-piece openings and his third spy thriller is no exception. A meticulously written, page-turning treat." DAILY MAIL, 23 April "Porter's third thriller races along... what keeps you gripped are the characters." EVENING STANDARD 'Displaying convincing expertise in his handling of terrorist and anti-terrorist operations, Porter has produced a fast-moving thriller for our paranoid times' SUNDAY TIMESshow more

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264 ratings
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4 42% (110)
3 28% (74)
2 8% (20)
1 5% (12)
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