“An unputdownable read for its sheer force of action, violence, and elaborate, lavishly colourful characters.” Khaleej Times
“Those looking for nonstop action, political intrigue, smatterings of sex and violence and explosions aplenty need look no further.” The Daily Star, Lebanon
“Quick, fast paced and sexy.” Talking of Books
“A gripping, fast-paced exciting book that may well jar those familiar with the city and its heavy legacy. But it’s a must read.” The Huffington Post
Michel Freij is a powerful man. But he wants more. Two hundred kilotons more.
Michel Freij is poised to become the next president of Lebanon. The billionaire businessman’s calls for a new, strong regional role for the country take on a sinister note when European intelligence reveals Freij has bought two ageing Soviet nuclear warheads from a German arms dealer.
Maverick British intelligence officer Gerald Lynch has to find the warheads, believed to be on board super-yacht the Arabian Princess, before they can reach Lebanon. Joined by Nathalie Durand, the leader of a French online intelligence team, Lynch is pitched into a deadly clash with Freij and his violent militia as he pursues the Arabian Princess across the Mediterranean.
Beirut – An Explosive Thriller sweeps through Lebanon, Hamburg, Prague, Malta, Albania and the Greek Islands on its journey to a devastating climax.