Storm Force

Nonetheless suffering to rebuild after Katrina, New Orleans is faced through one other significant typhoon heading its method, unaware way more damaging human-made terror may well wreak untold horror and havoc at the city--unless rogue CTU agent Jack Bauer can s
Title: 24 Declassified
Author: Jacobs, David
Publisher: Harpercollins
Publication Date: 2008/01/01
Number of Pages: 374
Binding sort: PAPERBACK
Library of Congress: 2009281829

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Colonel Paz didn’t love it while Raoul was once out of succeed in. Too undesirable. He used to be entitled to a bit downtime. in the end, what may well occur that the Colonel and corporate couldn’t get alongside with no him for a number of hours? The buzzer sounded back, an uncongenial sound suggestive of an insect being electrocuted via a trojan horse zapper. Susan reluctantly untangled herself from Raoul and crossed to the table, lengthy legs flashing, lengthy, lithe golden shape bare aside from a towel draped throughout her shoulders. She leaned ahead, over the laptop. A pink mild flashed at the communicator. The buzzer blatted back. She grabbed the telephone, removing the buzzer in mid-blat. She stated, “What? ” A voice at the different finish acknowledged speedy, “It’s me, Hal. Sorry to trouble you, Susan, yet this can be very important. ” Hal Dendron used to be no mere hireling; he used to be her deputy director and supervisor. Susan began to say anything, paused, and commenced listening. Hal had the authority to override Susan’s model of the don't DISTURB signal and the experience to grasp to not abuse the privilege. He wouldn’t burst in except it was once whatever very important. He acknowledged, “I’ve acquired Mylon Sears at the different line. ” Hal’s voice was once pitched low, exclusive. Susan acknowledged, “I’m listening. ” “There are a few males the following asking approximately Raoul. ” Hal paused, including, “Government males. ” A vein began to throb in Susan’s brow. or maybe it had already been throbbing, yet this was once the 1st that she spotted it. Her jaw muscle tissues flexed, her the teeth clenched. This used to be the onset of a too-familiar syndrome of frustration, inflammation, and rage. It was once an attempt for her to maintain her voice point, or even then, a few pressure crept in. She acknowledged, “FBI? ” The FBI had special themselves, in her adventure, because the so much chronic pain-in-the-ass component to U. S. executive harassment. She referred to as it harassment. They referred to as it research. Hal stated, “Not, now not them—CTU. ” Susan acknowledged, “Who? which of them are they? There’s such an alphabet soup of presidency agencies harassing the Initiative—FBI, NSA, place of birth safeguard, Treasury, SEC, you identify it—that I can’t inform one from the opposite anymore. ” Hal acknowledged, “CTU, Counter Terrorist Unit. It’s type of a family police strength for the CIA. ” no longer pausing for a breath, or letting her get a observe in edgewise, he plowed ahead to get his message throughout. “Susan, they need to speak to Raoul and they’re really insistent approximately it. ” She stiffened. The throbbing in her temples used to be changing into a pounding, forerunner of a near-future splitting headache. “What does Mylon Sears say? ” “He’s stalling them yet he can’t carry them off for much longer. ” Raoul crossed to her. Instinctively he walked soft-footed, minimizing his tread, so not anyone outdoors the room—like, say, a U. S. executive undercover agent with an ear pressed to the door—could pay attention him. He mouthed the phrases, “What is it? ” Susan stated, “Hal, I’ll come back to you in a minute. ” She positioned him on carry. She grew to become to Raoul, stated low-voiced, “More of these govt pests. a number of snoopers outdoor who are looking to see you. ” “I don’t are looking to see them,” he acknowledged.

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