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Aftershock

Aftershock

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
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Thriller / Suspense

On Sale: 15th November 2018

Price: £18.99

ISBN-13: 9781472253972

Reviews

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
Hamdy is authentic and well researched. This book hooked me like a fish on a line.
Bookaholic's Refuge blog
Freefall is everything you need in a thriller - action-packed and high octane with an underlying menace.
<i>Promoting Crime</i> blog
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
So tense, you will be biting your nails long before the final chapter
Sun
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
A fabulous thriller, with a very contemporary spin . . . Excitement guaranteed
Northern Crime blog
I read Pendulum in one gloriously suspenseful weekend. Definitely one of the best thrillers of the year
James Patterson
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