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The Manchurian Candidate

The Manchurian Candidate

‘Brilliant…wild and exhilarating’ New Yorker

Sgt Raymond Shaw is a hero of the first order. He’s an ex-prisoner of war who saved the life of his entire outfit, a winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor, the stepson of an influential senator…and the perfect assassin. Brainwashed during his time as a POW he is a ‘sleeper’, a living weapon to be triggered by a secret signal. He will act without question, no matter what order he is made to carry out.

To stop Shaw, his former commanding officer must uncover the truth behind a twisted conspiracy of torture, betrayal and power that will lead both to the highest levels of the government. – and to Shaw’s own past…
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Thriller / Suspense

On Sale: 15th August 2013

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9781409147800

Reviews

Shocking, tense ... high-grade adventure-suspense
San Francisco Chronicle
Brilliant ... wild and exhilarating
New Yorker
This masterpiece is even more trenchant these days than when it was first written
Catholic Herald
This masterpiece is even more trenchant these days than when it was first written
CATHOLIC HERALD
Apocalyptic ... Condon is wickedly skilful
Time