Dick Wolf, the celebrated creator of the Law & Order television franchise, makes his literary debut with The Intercept, a taut, driving thriller reminiscent of the classic The Day of the Jackal.Days before the July Fourth holiday and the dedication of One World Trade Center at Ground Zero, an... show more
Dick Wolf, the celebrated creator of the Law & Order television franchise, makes his literary debut with The Intercept, a taut, driving thriller reminiscent of the classic The Day of the Jackal.Days before the July Fourth holiday and the dedication of One World Trade Center at Ground Zero, an incident aboard a commercial jet reminds everyone involved that vigilance saves lives.But New York Police detective Jeremy Fisk—from the department’s Intelligence Division, a well-funded anti-terror unit modeled upon the CIA—suspects that the event is a warning sign that another, potentially more extraordinary scheme has been set in motion. So when a passenger from the same plane disappears into the crowds of Manhattan, it’s up to Fisk and his partner Krina Gersten to find him before the celebrations begin... And time is running out.
Publish date: December 26th 2012
Publisher: William Morrow
Pages no: 387
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Spy Thriller
, Mystery Thriller
, Murder Mystery
Series: Jeremy Fisk (#1)
Book 1, in the Jeremy Fisk seriesRight from the opening pages it is evident that this well-known producer specializes in crime dramas. His debut novel is part police procedural and part a ticking bomb thriller and it is of no surprise that this whole experience felt like reading a screenplay with al...
I won a copy from Goodreads First Reads giveaway.Excellent 1st book by this talented man. It was an exciting page turner. Somewhat predictable at times, but had enough twists to keep you gripped until the end. I look forward to future installments of Jeremy Fisk series.
I have to admit: this is not a genre I read. But the creator of one of my all time favorite shows writes a book, I have to read it. The characters a bit cliche (male cop that has seen too much, female cop that never gets the respect she deserves), but they're still well rounded and you still root fo...
I tried to start reading this book with no expectations whatsoever but come on this is Dick Wolf so of course I ended up having high expectations. I am a huge fan of Law & Order so I knew that I had to read this book. I am glad to say that I was not disappointed in this book.This book is the first i...