By Stephen Coonts
Stephen Coonts weaves 3 unforgettable stories of fellows and ladies at struggle, with this kind of dramatic army motion and undercover expertise for which he's recognized. integrated during this assortment are:
The Sea Witch…
When younger Dauntless dive-bomber pilot is sacked for reckless habit, he is reassigned to a Black Cat squadron because the co-pilot of a large Catalina seaplane, The Sea Witch. He's thrown right into a entire new international, the place a Catalina incorporates 5 a whole lot bombs, a half-dozen laptop weapons, and a staff that walks an outstanding line among valor and a demise wish.
A bold evening bombing project opposed to Rabaul forces the staff of The Sea Witch to band jointly as by no means earlier than. every one guy will quickly discover what he is made of..and now not every body will make it again alive.
The seventeenth Day…
Seventeen days…the typical lifestyles expectancy of a British Aviator in the course of WWI.
Last 3 weeks, and also you have been virtually a veteran.
Paul Hyde dropped out of faculty to hitch the Royal Flying Corps, searching for a grand experience. And grand it used to be, or so he guaranteed himself whilst planes have been crashing throughout him.
Today is his seventeeth day. might be he manage to beat the percentages?
Charles Dean is retired from the army, made up our minds to be performed with that a part of his existence. but if Julie Girard, the daughter of his previous commander, seeks him out, he cannot say no to an easy lunch.
What she has in brain is not fairly so simple.
She desires Dean to aid her kill the terrorists who murdered her mom and dad. She bargains him 3 million funds and the opportunity to avenge his commander's loss of life.
But all isn't because it turns out, and sooner than lengthy Dean and Girard needs to use all their talents simply to remain alive...
This novella assortment gathers those 3 evocative stories from New York Times bestselling writer Stephen Coontsinto one cohesive quantity. this is Coonts doing what he does best--writing approximately women and men at war.