High Crimes 003 by Christopher Sebela
By Christopher Sebela
They understand her identify, they've got her companion. With a pocketful of country secrets and techniques and a workforce of odd brokers in pursuit, Zan Jensen is working out of departures. because the web tightens and outcomes flip deadly, all roads lead wherever yet Kathmandu.
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