Pray for Us Sinners

Patrick Taylor; Read by John Keating

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A British Army bomb-disposal expert goes undercover to try to identify the source of the bombs being used by the Provisional Irish Republican Army in Pray for Us Sinners, a thrilling novel by New York Times bestseller Patrick Taylor

In Belfast in 1973 the Troubles are raging. Two Ulstermen. Two sides. On one, British Army bomb-disposal officer Marcus Richardson; on the other, Davy MacCutcheon, Provisional IRA armourer who has been constructing bombs since his teens. Both men are committed to their causes until events shatter their beliefs, leaving each with a crisis of faith and an overpowering need to get out—but with honour.

When he is nearly killed by an exploding car bomb, Marcus welcomes the offer of a transfer to the elite SAS—provided that he first accept an undercover mission to infiltrate the Falls Road ghetto, join the Provisional IRA, identify their upper echelon, and expose their bomb-maker.

When Davy’s devices are used for civilian disruption rather than military targets, the bomb-maker begins to question what he’s doing. His work is being used to maim and kill innocent people. His request to be discharged is countered by an order that he go on one last mission. Success will bring Davy redemption and permission to leave Ireland with Fiona Kavanagh, the woman he loves.

When the paths of the two men cross, Davy realizes that he can use Marcus’s expertise in plastic explosives. A runaway series of events leaves both men in an abandoned farmhouse in the middle of a plot to kill the British Prime Minster. Can Marcus find a way to thwart the plan and escape with his life?

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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 1974
 
 
“Bugger it.”
Lieutenant Richardson raised his head above the top of a low wall. Droplets trickling down his Plexiglas visor distorted his view: narrow, red-brick terrace houses, two boarded up; black stains above the sashes where fires had raged after a riot; a green, white, and gold tricolour hanging limply from a distant upper-storey window, proclaiming the Republican sympathies of the neighbourhood. The deserted neighbourhood.
The citizens had been cleared out because, at the far end of the street, to Richardson’s

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Patrick Taylor; Read by John Keating

PATRICK TAYLOR, M.D., is the author of the New York Times bestselling Irish Country Doctor series. He was born and raised in Bangor, County Down, in Northern Ireland. Dr. Taylor is a distinguished medical researcher, offshore sailor, model-boat builder, and father of two grown children. He now lives on Saltspring Island, British Columbia.

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Pray for Us Sinners
Patrick Taylor; Read by John Keating

Unabridged Digital Audio

Unabridged  Digital Audio
Macmillan Audio
June 2013
Unabridged Digital Audio
ISBN: 9781427231741
ISBN10: 1427231745
Audio Run Time: 11:00
$23.99

Unabridged Compact Disc

Unabridged  Compact Disc
Macmillan Audio
June 2013
Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9781427231734
ISBN10: 1427231737
Audio Run Time: 12:30
$39.99

Hardcover

Hardcover
Tom Doherty Associates
Forge Books
June 2013
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780765335180
ISBN10: 0765335182
6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches, 336 pages
$24.99

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Tom Doherty Associates
Forge Books
6/3/2014
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780765335210
ISBN10: 0765335212
6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches, 336 pages
$15.99

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Tom Doherty Associates
Forge Books
June 2013
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781466821422
ISBN10: 1466821426
336 pages
$11.99
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