The Assassin has been patient - a one man sleeper cell, waiting for the perfect time to exact his nation's revenge in spectacular and shocking style. Pedro Garcia is a veteran of the Argentine Inteligencia and US covert operations, a consummate professional, he can smell a skeleton in a closet and is a master of using this ability to blackmail and manipulate. Pedro's job is to ensure The Assassin is kept safe and is able to carry out his mission successfully. Pedro moves to San Francisco where his first recruit is Drinda, a sassy and duplicitous young woman recently acquitted of murdering her boyfriend. With Drinda's help, Pedro will lure London Chef John into their circle; making sure John is primed for the pivotal role he will play in London one day. Duped into a compromising position where he finds himself framed for murder, John must flee San Francisco. Back in London he rebuilds his life, getting married and preparing to start a family, until one day, Pedro arrives. Pedro holds the key evidence which will ensure John returns to the US to face two murder charges, unless he plays ball. John will find himself embroiled in the biggest scandal to hit the United Kingdom establishment since Guy Fawkes, will he risk everything he has worked for and blow the whistle? Read this exciting and action packed novel to find out.