New. The book starts out with agent Nick Stone being sent to Malaysia to asassinate a suspicious biochemist. Once that assignment's finished Stone becomes joint guardian of a 14 year old orphan from Penang, troubled by the ghosts of her traumatic past. While helping her deal with her drug habit Stone gets caught up in a doomsday threat against the major cities of the Northern Hemisphere. 490 pages.
Published by Corgi Books. 2004.
Condition: very good Paperback. Apart form some spotting on the text block, the book looks new