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Twenty-Four days

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Twenty-Four Days

In the latest Rowe-Delamagente thriller, the two unlikely partners have less than a month to stop a North Korean missile strike after hijackers steal nuclear warhead-armed submarines. If they don’t, the USS Bunker Hill, on a peaceful mission to observe a North Korean missile launch, will be in grave danger. Piece by piece, Rowe and Delamagente uncover a bizarre nexus between a man Rowe thought dead, a North Korean communications satellite America believes is weaponized, an ideologue that cares only about revenge, and the USS Bunker Hill (a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser) tasked with supervising the satellite launch. As the deadline looms, they call on the unusual skills of a quirky AI named Otto with the unique ability to track anything with a digital trail.

Review: This is an astonishing naval thriller with strong characters, a truly believable plot, and gripping scenes. It takes specialist knowledge and research along with clever writing skills to pull off a story like Twenty-four Days.

I would be fooling myself if I pretended to have fully grasped all the technical details presented in this work… I didn’t. However, that only enticed me to read on because it clearly demonstrated, Murray’s technical background and depth of research… I especially love it when a writer puts their whole into a work and it shows.

This is the second in the series, The first being, To Hunt A Sub. This time two nuclear subs go missing and it’s up to Zeke and Kali to save the world…

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About Kev

Kev is an Author & Songwriter. After years of studying, and even more years working in education, and management in the US, he returned to his hometown in England where he finally settled down to focus on his writing and music. Links to his works can be found in the widget bar, and more information about them can be found on his pages above. He would greatly appreciate it if you would check them out. Kev has a M.Ed in Secondary Education with English as his main subject area. He also did post-graduate studies in Christian Counselling and Psychopathology after obtaining a BA in Psychology with a minor in Classical Greek.

6 comments on “Twenty-Four days

  1. Thanks so much for the review, Kev. What a boost you’ve given my day!

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  2. This sounds like a gem.I have fondness for stories set on submarines and will have to check this out!

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  3. Thank you for bringing this author to our attention, Kevin! Sounds like a fascinating book.

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