The First Hostage by Joel C. Rosenberg audiobook

The First Hostage: A J. B. Collins Novel

By Joel C. Rosenberg
Read by David de Vries

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The J. B. Collins Series: Book 2

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“The president of the United States…is missing.” Three years before Clinton and Patterson, another New York Times bestselling author of thirteen international thrillers, Joel C. Rosenberg, posed this chilling scenario: What if the Islamic State captured the most valuable hostage in history? Award-winning journalist J. B. Collins, reporting from the scene of a devastating attack by ISIS terrorists in Amman, Jordan, puts the entire world on high alert—the U.S. president is missing and presumed captured. With Israeli and Palestinian leaders critically injured and Jordan’s king fighting for his life, the allies are reeling and hopes for the peace process are dashed. As the U.S. government faces a constitutional crisis and Jordan battles for its very existence, Collins must do his best to keep the world informed while working to convince the FBI that his stories are not responsible for the terror attack on the Jordanian capital. And ISIS still has chemical weapons. Struggling to clear his name, Collins works frantically with the Secret Service to locate and rescue the leader of the free world before ISIS’s threats become a catastrophic reality. “One of the most entertaining and intriguing authors of international political thrillers in the country… His novels are un-put-downable!” —Steve Forbes, editor in chief, Forbes magazine

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Summary

Summary

“The president of the United States…is missing.”

Three years before Clinton and Patterson, another New York Times bestselling author of thirteen international thrillers, Joel C. Rosenberg, posed this chilling scenario: What if the Islamic State captured the most valuable hostage in history?

Award-winning journalist J. B. Collins, reporting from the scene of a devastating attack by ISIS terrorists in Amman, Jordan, puts the entire world on high alert—the U.S. president is missing and presumed captured. With Israeli and Palestinian leaders critically injured and Jordan’s king fighting for his life, the allies are reeling and hopes for the peace process are dashed. As the U.S. government faces a constitutional crisis and Jordan battles for its very existence, Collins must do his best to keep the world informed while working to convince the FBI that his stories are not responsible for the terror attack on the Jordanian capital. And ISIS still has chemical weapons.

Struggling to clear his name, Collins works frantically with the Secret Service to locate and rescue the leader of the free world before ISIS’s threats become a catastrophic reality.

“One of the most entertaining and intriguing authors of international political thrillers in the country… His novels are un-put-downable!” —Steve Forbes, editor in chief, Forbes magazine

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Joel has an incredible ability to write both fiction and nonfiction regarding the realities of current events in the Mideast in a way that the reader senses that they are part of the plot and often on the front line.” Lieutenant General Jerry Boykin, (US Army, Ret.) former commander of Delta Force

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Author Bio: Joel C. Rosenberg

Author Bio: Joel C. Rosenberg

Joel C. Rosenberg is the New York Times bestselling author of sixteen novels and five works of nonfiction, which have nearly five million copies. Several of his books have won national awards:
The Ezekiel Option—ECPA Gold Medallion Award for Best Novel of 2006; Epicenter—Retailers’ Choice Award for Christian Living; Dead Heat—Retailers’ Choice Award for Fiction; Inside the Revolution—Retailers’ Choice Award for Social Issues; The Twelfth Imam—Retailers’ Choice Award for Mystery & Suspense; and The Tehran Initiative—Retailers’ Choice Award for Fiction: Mystery & Suspense. Also The Auschwitz Escape was a finalist in the 2014 GoodReads Choice Awards for Best Historical Fiction. He has produced two documentary films based on two of his nonfiction books, Epicenter and Inside the Revolution. Visit www.joelrosenberg.com.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, CD
Category: Fiction/Thrillers/Suspense
Runtime: 10.77
Audience: Adult
Language: English