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If you’re seeking information about the signature hero of bestselling author James Houston Turner, you’ve come to the right place.
When Colonel Aleksandr Talanov’s wife is brutally murdered in front of his eyes, his vendetta to track down and kill the assassin becomes a journey of redemption with the help of two young prostitutes being held captive by human traffickers.
A journalist pursuing the identity of a notorious terrorist finds his deeper agenda threatened when a rookie analyst with the CIA begins peeling back the layers of his own hidden identity.
When Colonel Aleksandr Talanov witnesses the systematic execution of a defecting scientist and his family, his decision to save the scientist’s teenage daughter sets him on a deadly collision course with his own people, the KGB.
Colonel Aleksandr Talanov is happily married to a woman he does not love. But when a group of assassins narrowly miss killing him and his wife, Talanov discovers he has broken the first rule of survival by unwittingly falling in love with the woman he must now fall out of love with in order to save her.