Alec Foster is no Jason Bourne.
He is Head of Section in Berlin for M16. He is fifty-one, and a borderline alcoholic counting down the days to retirement. Alec is told of a plot to assassinate a British Minister and that there is a traitor in M16.
As he tries to uncover the traitor, he is chased across Berlin by the assassins, th Russian SVR and the Berlin Police. He must use his long-forgotten skills and push his body to the very limits to survive.
He comes face to face with actions from his past, as everything and everyone he cares about is threatened.
A Young Man’s Game has to be one of the best mystery/espionage novels I have ever had the pleasure of reading. A Young Man’s Game is a thrilling novel that is the perfect novel for those looking to be taken on a dark, twisty-turny but an emotive journey. The story the reader will encounter in A Young Man’s Game is shocking but also sensational, and unlike anything, I have read before. As I read the book I noticed that the story is shrouded in a tremendous amount of mystery, secrecy and suspense and the reader will not be able to guess where the plot is going at all and that is thanks to the talented author Paul Blake, and how thrilling his literature is and how incredible his ability to keep his reader guessing from beginning to end is.
A Young Man’s Game is a thrilling novel that will introduce the reader to the protagonist of the story, Alec Foster. Alec works for the MI6; however, he is fifty-one and a borderline alcoholic who is looking forward to retirement. However when Alec is made aware of an assignation attempt on a British Minister as well as a suspected traitor in the MI6, he is forced into action once again, and this book lovers is the premise fo the incredible A Young Man’s Game.
The story of A Young Man’s Game is well-developed with many layers that are all intricately well-developed as well as intriguing. The multiple layers A Young Man’s Game are fascinating and will have readers minds racing with thoughts as the reader is compelled to think about the troubling conspiracy at the heart of the story. As I read A Young Man’s Game I loved the feeling of being challenged; I loved having to invest myself fully in the story as I tried to think about the crime and predict the events. Paul Blake is an incredible author because he manages to pull the reader into the novel, captivate them and compel them to read from beginning to end and Blake does this by lacing twists and turns throughout his book which will keep readers on edge. I tried to predict the plot many times, but Blake’s story is so unpredictable that I could never once guess it correctly! The fact that the plot is so unpredictable makes it enthralling from beginning to end, and this is all thanks to the genius writer Paul Blake.
A Young Man’s Game is incredibly captivating thanks to its incredible suspense and mystery laced throughout the book as well as the author’s, Paul Blake’s stellar writing that compelled me to read from the very beginning. Blake can only be described as a literary talent as he knows how to captivate his readers from the start. Blake is a writer who does not hold back, he thrusts his reader into the thick of the drama very early on, and he keeps them turning the pages thanks to his impeccable descriptive powers. Blake perfectly describes the scenes in his book as well as his characters, and this correctly places the reader in the thick of the story as the reader can imagine every place and event perfectly. The characterization of all of his characters, not just Alec is phenomenal, and every character will command an opinion, and those are the best characters in my opinion.
Paul Blake is soon becoming a favorite author of mine, and this is thanks to his gorgeous, and rich literature that will perfectly enthrall a reader. The literature laced throughout this book can only be described as compelling thanks to the glorious descriptions of the places and the characters the reader encounters. The readability of Blake’s book is terrific, and the reader will find themselves turning the pages into the early hours of the morning… I know I did!
Overall A Young Man’s Game is a stunning piece of fiction that will thrill and excite its readers, and so I have no choice but to award this brilliant book five stars! If you are a reader who is looking to get lost in a fascinating mystery, espionage thriller then this book is definitely for you so please, do not miss out on the opportunity of reading this superb book!
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