By Nick McDonellMike Teak has a vintage Harvard profile. He’s a twenty-five-year-old scholar/athlete from an upper-class relations who was once recruited through his godfather to paintings for a U.S. intelligence employer. On a covert challenge in a Somali village, he provides funds and mobile phones to Hatashil, a mythical orphan warrior became insurgent chief. It’s a regimen project till, mins once they meet, the village is decimated by way of a missile attack, and even supposing Mike escapes, his lifestyles is modified forever.
Echoing throughout continents, the attack disrupts professor Susan Lowell, who has simply gained a Pulitzer Prize for her booklet celebrating Hatashil. additionally shaken is Lowell’s student,
David Ayan, who was once born within the unique village a global clear of Harvard’s such a lot particular ultimate membership, the Porcellian, that is relationship him and Jane, the shrewdpermanent, risk-taking daughter of East Coast cash who’s sound asleep with him. David Ayan struggles along with his identification and Susan Lowell struggles opposed to rumors approximately her courting with Hatashil, who has been accused of ordering the village bloodbath. however it is Mike Teak who faces a perilous strugglebecause while he discovers a terrible conspiracy he instantly realizes that he has turn into expendable, with nowhere to run and not anyone to belief.