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Eye for an Eye

A Dewey Andreas Novel

A Dewey Andreas Novel

Ben Coes

St. Martin's Paperbacks

“Blows the competition away!”—Brad Thor

 

When Dewey Andreas uncovers the identity of a mole embedded at a high level in Israel’s Mossad, it triggers a larger, more dangerous plot. The mole was the most important asset of Chinese Intelligence, and the head of China’s Ministry of State Security, Fao Bhang,  responds to the discovery by placing a kill order on Dewey himself.

 

“Heart-pounding...Coes is a master.”—Publishers Weekly

 

Dewey is tracked to Argentina, where he is on vacation with his fiancée, Jessica Tanzer, a U.S. national security advisor. A top-level kill team is sent in quickly and quietly, but their attack fails to take him out. The collateral damage, however, is both horrifying and deeply personal. Now, with Chinese Intelligence on his trail, Dewey goes rogue in his quest for vengeance—no matter the odds or the armies he must fight to get there. A former Ranger and Delta, Dewey is a man of great skills and cunning. His opponent, Fao Bhang, is ruthless and determined, and there is no limit to the assets at his disposal. In this conflict, there are only two possible outcomes…and only one Dewey Andreas… in Eye for an Eye.


“Full-throttle action!” —Booklist (starred review)

 

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MOSSAD SPECIAL UNIT, AKA “THE MADHOUSE”
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL
Dayan stepped into Fritz Lavine’s sixth-floor corner office, which overlooked the Mediterranean Sea, the U.S. embassy, and downtown Tel Aviv. Lavine was the director general of Mossad, Israel’s intelligence service. He was a tall, rotund man with receding brown hair and big ruddy cheeks pockmarked with acne scars. Dressed in a white button-down shirt, sleeves rolled up, he stood behind his desk, inspecting a sheet of paper. Two men were seated in chairs in front of Lavine’s desk:
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REVIEWS

Praise for Eye for an Eye

Praise for

Eye for an Eye

 

“Heart-pounding...Coes is a master.”—Publishers Weekly

 

“Coes delivers his best effort to date...full-throttle action.”—Booklist (starred review)

 

“An exceptional American hero story.”—Kirkus Reviews

 “Fiction that’s frighteningly plausible and has the feel of authenticity on every page.”—Nashua Inquirer

 

Exhilarating…You will want to take a stress test before reading Eye for an Eye. There are any number of suspenseful scenes between the covers.”—Bookreporter.com

 

THE LAST REFUGE

“My favorite novel in at least a decade. The writing was inherently masculine, brilliantly crafted.”—Elizabeth Backney, Huffington Post 

“Action, international intrigue, romance—it doesn't get any better.”—San Jose Mercury News

 “The Last Refuge is a winner, and it will keep readers turning the pages.”—The Associated Press

“Another winner from a writer who is a rising star among the ranks of the literary world’s most successful authors of the international thriller.”—The Nashua Telegraph

“Fantastic... a terrific follow-up on [Coes’s] first two suspenseful books.”—Bestsellers World

“It’s a thriller. It’s current, and the excitement keeps going…”—The Daily Oklahoman

 

COUP D’ÉTAT

“High concept meets high octane in this brilliantly executed thriller. Envision Clancy, Forsyth, and le Carré all writing in their prime…then kick in the boosters. Coup d’État is fantastic and Ben Coes blows the competition away!”—#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor

 

“This exciting sequel to Power Down explores an all-too-plausible conflict…the plot sizzles with action, and the details have an authentic ring that put this thriller a cut above the pack.”
Publishers Weekly

 

“Will keep you up at night—first with the titillation of a great read, then with dread that Ben’s plot might not be all that imaginary. A sumptuous dessert for a thriller reader.”—Brian Haig, author of The Capitol Game

POWER DOWN

Power Down is terrific! With a gripping story, compelling characters, a relentless pace, and nerve-wracking suspense, Power Down is one of the must-read thrillers of the year. Don’t miss this debut of novelist Ben Coes and the introduction of Dewey Andreas—you’ll devour this one and wait anxiously for their return.”—Vince Flynn, New York Times bestselling author of Pursuit of Honor

“Coes pumps new heat, blood, and flat-out action into a well-worn premise—terrorists are out to break America by attacking its energy resources—in his frighteningly plausible thriller debut.”
Publishers Weekly

“I loved Power Down! It’s a fresh, exciting thriller and the action scenes are big, vivid and authentic, at times even breathtaking. An impressive debut for Ben Coes. I was blown away.”
—David Morrell, New York Times bestselling author of Creepers and creator of Rambo

“A ripping thriller from an exciting new novelist. Power Down kept me glued, turning the pages.  Lots of action, a terrific hero, and a slimy villain—thrillers don’t get any better.”—Stephen Coonts, New York Times bestselling author of The Disciple

Power Down marks the emergence of a major new talent in the political thriller genre—no small feat in a field already packed with big names like Vince Flynn, Brad Thor, and David Baldacci. In terms of sheer entertainment value, author Ben Coes and his hero, the unusually but memorably named Dewey Andreas, are easily and immediately competitive with the very best the thriller field has to offer.”—Fiction Addict

“One of those rare, glue-in-your-seat books. Sit down, pick it up, and start reading. You aren’t going anywhere for anything until you finish it.”—Bookreporter.com

 

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Ben Coes

  • BEN COES is the author of the bestselling thrillers featuring Dewey Andreas, which include the critically acclaimed Power Down, Coup d’Etat, and The Last Refuge. He is currently a partner in a private equity company in Boston. He lives with his family in Wellesley, Massachusetts.

  • Ben Coes
    Ben Coes
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Eye for an Eye

A Dewey Andreas Novel

A Dewey Andreas Novel

Ben Coes

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