VENDETTA, Iris Johansen's fifth
book in the Catherine Ling series, starts in the jungle with a frantic race
to save the life of a young girl and thrusts its way across the globe to
answer a threat from the inheritor of an evil empire.
Although this is fifth in the Ling series, it can be read as a stand-alone
book with absolutely no problem. The back story of Catherine and
Cameron is covered well with no detraction from the intricate, action-
Johansen has created fascinating characters on both sides of the moral
line. Her complex but captivating plotting brings readers along for an
If you love romantic suspense you are in for a genuine treat.
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Iris
Johansen comes a new explosive, compelling thriller.
With his dying breath, Carl Venable, head of the CIA task
force on terrorism and Jude Brandonâ€™s final link to
terrorist ringleader Max Huber, gives Brandon a mandate:
keep his daughter, Rachel, safe at any cost. But Rachel
Venable has a shocking, twisted past of her own, one that
comes rushing back after her medical clinic in Guyana is
attacked by Huberâ€”the same man who murdered her father and
kept her imprisoned for months.
Brandon and Catherine Ling, Rachelâ€™s longtime ally and
fierce protector, are determined to keep Rachel out of
danger, but she knows that itâ€™s impossible to stay hidden
when Max Huber wants you dead.
As Rachel and Brandon race against the clock to bring Huber
down before he can orchestrate a disaster that will lay
waste to half the country, they also fight a growing
attraction to each other â€“ an attraction that could prove
just as dangerous as Huber himself.
In this gripping, fast-paced novel from #1 New York Times
bestselling author Iris Johansen, one thing is clear:
everyone has a vendetta, and no one will rest until they get