1000 Yards (John Milton Series, Novella) by Mark Dawson
By Mark Dawson
He considers himself an artisan. A craftsman. His alternate is murder.
Milton is the fellow the govt. sends once you whilst every little thing else has failed. Ruthless. excellent. nameless. deadly. You wouldn't choose him out of a crowd yet you wouldn't are looking to be on his record. yet now, after ten years, he's had sufficient - there's blood on his arms and he wishes out. hassle is, this task isn't really one you could simply stroll away from.
He is going at the run, looking atonement for his sins via assisting the folk he meets alongside the way in which. yet his prior can't be simply forgotten and prior to lengthy it's Milton who's hunted, and never the hunter.
This 17,000 be aware novella is an creation to John Milton, the main risky murderer within the pay of Her Majesty's government.
Milton is distributed into North Korea. With not anything yet a sniper rifle, undesirable intentions and a truly specific objective, will Milton have the ability to tackle the key police of the main risky failed country at the planet?
Also incorporated: the 1st bankruptcy of the 1st full-length Milton novel, THE purifier.
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