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Aftershock

(Pendulum Series 3)

By Adam Hamdy

  • Hardback
  • £18.99

The explosive climax to the thrilling Pendulum series, which began as a BBC Radio 2 Book Club pick and was hailed as 'gloriously suspenseful' by James Patterson.

FEAR IS THE DEADLIEST WEAPON.

Adam Hamdy's first PENDULUM novel was called 'one of the best thrillers of the year' by James Patterson and chosen as a BBC Radio 2 Book Club pick. AFTERSHOCK is the page-turning climax to an explosive series that has gripped fans of Lee Child and Simon Kernick.

'One of the best thriller writers I've read in recent years, Adam's writing is slick and unputdownable' Jenny Blackhurst,#1 eBook bestselling author

THEY BELIEVED IT WAS OVER
Having survived the lethal Pendulum conspiracy, photographer John Wallace atones for his past mistakes.
DI Patrick Bailey clings to the hope that he can, at last, return to a normal life in London.

BUT IT'S ONLY JUST BEGINNING
FBI investigator Christine Ash - alone and paranoid - hunts down the remaining members of the ruthless Foundation organisation.

DARK FORCES ARE RISING AGAIN
But when masked assassins strike at the heart of the UK government, a shocking new threat emerges that forces all three to reunite.

DEADLIER THAN EVER BEFORE
With time running out, they must defeat a lethal new adversary: a manipulative mastermind with sinister powers unlike anything they've seen before.

'Watch out, Jack Reacher and Alex Cross, the new generation is here!' - Crime Time

Why readers are raving about AFTERSHOCK:

'Cleverly plotted, excellent characters and a truly terrifying reality made Aftershock a truly gripping read.' *****Goodreads reviewer

'Aftershock was hugely satisfying and an absolute pleasure. Could not have asked for more.
Highly recommended.' *****Goodreads reviewer

'A hard hitting action thriller in which the reader can never be sure who will survive or who will be turned...a recommended read' *****Goodreads reviewer

Praise for the PENDULUM series:

'I read Pendulum in one gloriously suspenseful weekend. Definitely one of the best thrillers of the year' James Patterson

'So tense, you will be biting your nails long before the final chapter.' The Sun

'A relentless, adrenaline-charged thriller that grips from the first page' Daily Express

'One of the best thriller writers I've read in recent years, Adam's writing is slick and unputdownable, he hooks you in from the first chapter and doesn't let you come up for air.' Jenny Blackhurst,#1 eBook bestselling author

Biographical Notes

Adam Hamdy is an author and screenwriter who works with producers and studios on both sides of the Atlantic. Prior to becoming a writer, Adam was a strategy consultant and advised global businesses operating in a wide range of industries. Adam lives in Shropshire with his wife and three children.

Follow Adam on Twitter @adamhamdy

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  • ISBN: 9781472253972
  • Publication date: 15 Nov 2018
  • Page count: 560
  • Imprint: Headline
I read Pendulum in one gloriously suspenseful weekend. Definitely one of the best thrillers of the year — James Patterson
So tense, you will be biting your nails long before the final chapter — Sun
One of the best thriller writers I've read in recent years, Adam's writing is slick and unputdownable, he hooks you in from the first chapter and doesn't let you come up for air. — Jenny Blackhurst,#1 eBook bestselling author
A fabulous thriller, with a very contemporary spin . . . Excitement guaranteed — Northern Crime blog
Hamdy is authentic and well researched. This book hooked me like a fish on a line. — Bookaholic's Refuge blog
Adam Hamdy's writing is so engaging . . . you cannot look away — Broadbean's Books blog
...the best thriller writers seamlessly sew together heart stopping action sequences with deeply intriguing characters and a proper, well rounded plot that doesn't expect insane suspension of disbelief levels - Adam Hamdy walks that line pitch perfectly — Liz Loves Books
Everything you need in a good thriller is in this book, gripping plot, action, brilliant characters and an underlying menace that keeps you reading long into the night! — The Quiet Knitter
This is a high-octane, adrenaline fuelled thriller that powers along at unremitting pace yet never runs out of the energy and ingenuity — Never Imitate
Freefall is everything you need in a thriller - action-packed and high octane with an underlying menace. — Promoting Crime blog
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