The tiniest spark can send Afghanistan and Pakistan to war. Steven Frisk is an operations officer with the Central Intelligence Agency, and it is his job to ensure that this doesn’t happen. Together with his protege, Steven must find a way to prevent an all-out war between these two countries, which would destabilize the region further. All the while, the shady Invictus corporation is playing a dangerous game of its own. Can Steven unravel the truth before the world comes crashing down around him?
A Cloud In The Desert is a novel I was keen to read thanks to the intriguing description and the genre the book falls in. I adore military fiction and I love the genre even more when it explores politics and potential real-life scenarios so when I discovered A Cloud In The Desert I knew it was a must read! The book instantly captivated me from the start thanks to the dramatic plot and well-developed story courtesy of the exceptional Martin A. Lessem. Because Lessem is such a masterful storyteller I have to already implore you lovely readers to read A Cloud In The Desert and recommend it to those that love military fiction or even espionage/political fiction because A Cloud In The Desert is one of the best books in this genre!
A Cloud In The Desert follows the protagonist of the novel Steven Frisk. Steven is an operations officer at the CIA and his recent task is to ensure that Afghanistan and Pakistan do not go to war. The reader will follow Steven on his journey to ensure that this does not happen; he (like many others) does not want to see a war as it would mean disaster for not only them but potentially further countries. The journey the reader is taken on is a thrilling one, full of twists and turns galore and many secrets and this book lovers is the premise of the dramatic and entertaining story!
The story of A Cloud In The Desert is a dramatic one that at points took my breath away with its hard-hitting moments and shocking moments. The twists and turns laced throughout the book are unlike anything I have read before, I love how Martin A. Lessem, the author of A Cloud In The Desert decided to weave these twists and turns throughout the book at the most perfect of times to keep readers entertained, engrossed and reading until the very end.
Martin A. Lessem is a magnificent writer for many reasons, and I could sit here and type away for hours about how much I loved his literature, but his core quality I believe is his ability to grasp his reader’s attention from the start and keep them hooked until the very end. The events that unfold ensure that the reader is kept entertained and the fast-paced plot ensures that readers race through the book! Throughout the book, Lessem masterfully builds suspense and weaves tension into the story so that the reader is captivated and compelled. This is incredibly hard to do so I am massively impressed with Lessem and his ability to do this.
As A Cloud In The Desert is a thrilling, exciting and action-packed, intelligent novel that is guaranteed to keep readers entertained I, of course, have to award the sensational book five stars! So please, have a read of A Cloud In The Desert and get lost in a compelling story! Be sure to check back here next week also book lovers because I will be writing an author spotlight for Martin A. Lessem which I am really excited about!
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