THINK YOU KNOW THE SAS?THINK AGAIN…From no.1 bestselling SAS hero Chris Ryan, comes MANHUNTER: the first book in an explosive new series featuring Josh Bowman, a battle-worn Regiment soldier hand-picked to join a shadowy unit within the SAS._________________When foreign governments act like gangsters, a new kind of SAS is needed . . .In London, assassins carry out a deadly chemical weapons attack at the royal wedding. All the signs point to a Kremlin-sanctioned hit. Their victim: a notorious mobster.’The Cell’ is a shadowy unit within the SAS, dedicated to fighting global organised crime. In a world where the Russian government is the real mob, it’s the job of the Cell to defend British interests at home and abroad. Only the elite are selected; only the very best will survive. For SAS staff sergeant Josh Bowman, whose young family was brutally murdered by an Albanian crime gang, it’s a chance for revenge – and to bury his secret opioid addiction.But the Russians have only just begun. When the Cell uncovers a sinister plot against a British-backed tyrant in Africa, they are quickly drawn into a deadly race against time. Soon they find themselves fighting a terrifying enemy in a brutal fight to the death.Outnumbered, outgunned and with no military support, Bowman and his comrades are all that stand between Moscow and ultimate victory . . ._________________Praise for SAS legend Chris Ryan:’Ryan writes with the authority of a man familiar with every nuance of the regiment’s tactics, training, weapons and equipment’ – SUNDAY TIMES’Nobody takes you to the action better than Ryan’ – EVENING STANDARD’Intelligent and enthralling’ – FINANCIAL TIMES’The action comes bullet-fast’ – THE SUN’Fearsome and fast-moving’ – DAILY MAIL
Following a botched operation in Afghanistan, Bowman is recruited into ‘The Cell’, a covert unit within the SAS working alongside the police – a unit so secretive most of the other guys in the Regiment don’t even know it exists. Their mission: to tackle international organised crime that threatens British interests. In a world where the Russian government is the real mob, it is the job of the Cell to take the fight to the enemy. But when a notorious British fixer to the Kremlin goes on the run, Bowman soon finds himself drawn into a deadly conspiracy, and a race against time to find his target – before the Russians get to him first.