The President asks Donovan Rourke to head up security in Brussels. Donovan agrees, but reluctantly, because his wife was murdered there.
In Europe, he works with the G8 Security Director, and a beautiful translator. They’re shocked to learn that Katill is the same man who murdered Donovan’s wife.
They’re even more shocked to learn Katill has just penetrated the billion-dollar wall of G8 security. They watch in horror as the leaders walk into Katill’s trap, and realize it’s too late to stop them …
“ … Mike Brogan’s G8 sets a rollercoaster pace from the start and never lets up. Relentless, with a villain devious enough to chill us all beyond the breathless last page. I really enjoyed this book.” Loren D. Estleman, four-time Shamus Award Winner
“ … G8 is a rip roaring action suspense thriller from beginning to end. Brogan is a master storyteller and a gifted novelist. This is the kind of novel that block-buster movies are made from!” Midwest Book Review
“ … an engaging thriller … the action zips through an intriguing plot that includes few breathers. The no frills style of best selling authors like Lee Child and Michael Crichton, Brogan capably delivers action with little distraction …” Kirkus
“… G8 is a fast-moving, action-filled thriller in intriguing locals. Mike Brogan has a talent for ramping up tension. A flat-out page-turner, with the assassin’s credible attack on the G8 leaders. An old-fashioned thriller …” ForeWord Reviews
“… G8 is another top-notch, action-packed tale by the award-winning author. Brogan gets you hooked in the first three short chapters. A gripping adrenalin-charged crime novel, strong, likable characters and nasty, murderous villains. Tense suspense, violent conclusion. It’d make a great movie!” Lansing State Journal
“Grab a beverage or two and buckle up. Brogan’s G8 takes off like a rocket and will have you snacking on your fingernails from the first page. G8 is impossible to put down!” Phil Rosette, The Freya Project, Seoul Legacy
“… I devoured G8, and I’m waiting for my heart rate to return to normal. I literally couldn’t put it down. Brogan has an incredible talent for exciting, suspense-building storytelling! You won’t see the end coming…” Rebecca M. Lyles, Editor
“ … from the very beginning I could not put G8 down. And the second half is even more breathtaking than the first! Once again, Mike Brogan has created a thriller that will keep you reading long past your bedtime. Outstanding! ****** Huntress Reviews
Working in London, Mike Brogan experienced terrorism up close. Flying glass close. Two bombs exploded less than one hundred feet from his flat. No injuries, but as he swept up the glass, he decided to write G8.
Brogan was the creative director of a major US ad agency working on General Motors and other blue chip clients in London and on the European continent. His television and radio commercials won accolades in the Europe and were honored at the prestigious Cannes Advertising Festival.
But all this time Brogan was writing what he really loved: suspense thrillers. He wrote early in the morning, at night and whenever he could grab a few minutes.
And it all paid off. His first thriller, BUSINESS TO KILL FOR , won a coveted Writer’s Digest award. WD called it … “the equal of any thriller read in recent years.”
And Midwest Book Review called his second novel DEAD AIR, “… a Lord of the Ring of thrillers.”
And KIRKUS called his MADISON’S AVENUE “… a satisfying plot … a true treat … a great ride!”
And four-time Shamus award winner, Loren Estleman calls Brogan’s new suspense thriller G8 – “…. a rollercoaster pace to chill us beyond the breathless last page. You won’t see the end coming!”
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