Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Ascendancy by Eric Van Lustbader audiobook

Robert Ludlum’s The Bourne Ascendancy

By Eric Van Lustbader
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Grand Central Publishing 9781455577538

The Jason Bourne Series: Book 12

14.85 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Jason Bourne is one of the most popular andcompelling characters in contemporary fiction. Originally created by bestsellingauthor Robert Ludlum, now New York Times bestselling writer Eric Van Lustbader carries on Jason Bourne’sstory with a new novel about the rogue secret agent who has lost his memory. In this thrilling and absorbing new novel, Jason Bourne isfaced with an impossible mission. He has been hired to impersonate a high-levelgovernment minister at a political summit meeting in Qatar, shielding theminister from any assassination attempts. Suddenly, armed gunmen storm theroom, killing everyone but Bourne. Their target, however, is not the ministerBourne impersonates … it is Bourne himself. Kidnapped and transported to an underground bunker, Bournefinds himself face-to-face with an infamous terrorist named El Ghadan (“Tomorrow”).El Ghadan holds as his captive Soraya Moore, former co-director of Treadstone,and a close friend to Bourne, along with her two year old daughter. Meanwhile, the President of the United States is in the midstof brokering a historic peace treaty between the Israelis and the Palestinians—anevent that El Ghadan is desperate to prevent. He demands that Bourne carry outa special mission: kill the President. If Bourne refuses, Soraya and herdaughter will die. Bourne must make a monstrous choice: save Soraya and herdaughter, or save the President.

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Summary

Summary

Jason Bourne is one of the most popular andcompelling characters in contemporary fiction. Originally created by bestsellingauthor Robert Ludlum, now New York Times bestselling writer Eric Van Lustbader carries on Jason Bourne’sstory with a new novel about the rogue secret agent who has lost his memory.

In this thrilling and absorbing new novel, Jason Bourne isfaced with an impossible mission. He has been hired to impersonate a high-levelgovernment minister at a political summit meeting in Qatar, shielding theminister from any assassination attempts. Suddenly, armed gunmen storm theroom, killing everyone but Bourne. Their target, however, is not the ministerBourne impersonates … it is Bourne himself.

Kidnapped and transported to an underground bunker, Bournefinds himself face-to-face with an infamous terrorist named El Ghadan (“Tomorrow”).El Ghadan holds as his captive Soraya Moore, former co-director of Treadstone,and a close friend to Bourne, along with her two year old daughter.

Meanwhile, the President of the United States is in the midstof brokering a historic peace treaty between the Israelis and the Palestinians—anevent that El Ghadan is desperate to prevent. He demands that Bourne carry outa special mission: kill the President. If Bourne refuses, Soraya and herdaughter will die.

Bourne must make a monstrous choice: save Soraya and herdaughter, or save the President.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Readers familiar with the story of Jason Bourne and Treadstone will be flipping pages as fast as they can...Van Lustbader pulls readers through the story with gusto...For series fans, a solid continuation of Bourne's story. Booklist on The Bourne Imperative
In true Bourne fashion, "The Bourne Imperative" is fast-paced and full of action. There are twists and turns that even the grandest of plot detectives could not forsee. The Daily Reporter (IA) on The Bourne Imperative
Established fans will find all the usual cliffhangers, hairbreadth escapes, and multiple betrayals they expect from this series. Publisher's Weekly on The Bourne Imperative
The twists, the nonstop action, and the multilayered plot that Ludlum fans expect are here in abundance. Fans of the Bourne films will eat this one up. Booklist on The Bourne Dominion
Thriller addicts who love intricate webs of conspiracy mixed with an adrenaline rush of action and global adventure will snap this one up. Library Journal on The Bourne Objective
Complicated, action-packed.... it's a testament to Lustbader's skills that he can keep everyone in place and blazing away without losing track of the ongoing plot. Publisher's Weekly on The Bourne Dominion
Eric Van Lustbader keeps the action and plot moving forward, and the tension never lets up...readers most assuredly will be gasping for breath as each eye-opening chapter unfolds. Book Reporter on The Bourne Imperative
Eric Van Lustbader has once again taken the Bourne saga to another level of greatness, as The Bourne Retribution is filled with non-stop action. Fans of the superspy will find themselves rooting for him right up until the last page is turned. Book Reporter on The Bourne Retribution
Readers familiar with the story of Jason Bourne and Treadstone will be flipping pages as fast as they can...Van Lustbader pulls readers through the story with gusto...For series fans, a solid continuation of Bourne's story. Booklist on The Bourne Imperative
In true Bourne fashion, "The Bourne Imperative" is fast-paced and full of action. There are twists and turns that even the grandest of plot detectives could not forsee. The Daily Reporter (IA) on The Bourne Imperative
Established fans will find all the usual cliffhangers, hairbreadth escapes, and multiple betrayals they expect from this series. Publisher's Weekly on The Bourne Imperative
The twists, the nonstop action, and the multilayered plot that Ludlum fans expect are here in abundance. Fans of the Bourne films will eat this one up. Booklist on The Bourne Dominion
Thriller addicts who love intricate webs of conspiracy mixed with an adrenaline rush of action and global adventure will snap this one up. Library Journal on The Bourne Objective
Complicated, action-packed.... it's a testament to Lustbader's skills that he can keep everyone in place and blazing away without losing track of the ongoing plot. Publisher's Weekly on The Bourne Dominion
Eric Van Lustbader keeps the action and plot moving forward, and the tension never lets up...readers most assuredly will be gasping for breath as each eye-opening chapter unfolds. Book Reporter on The Bourne Imperative

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Author Bio: Eric Van Lustbader

Author Bio: Eric Van Lustbader

Eric Van Lustbader is the author of more than twenty-five bestselling novels, including New York Times bestsellers The Ninja and The Testament. His novels have been translated into over twenty languages. He has also written several novels in Robert Ludlum’s highly successful Bourne series, including The Bourne Legacy, The Bourne Betrayal, The Bourne Sanction, and others. Before turning to writing full-time, he enjoyed a highly successful career in the New York City public school system, where he holds licenses in both elementary and early childhood education. 

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Thrillers/Suspense
Runtime: 14.85
Audience: Adult
Language: English