The world is about to change...In the months leading up to
9/11 the intelligence community is on high alert for terrorist threats.
Former army officer Anthony Taverner is recruited by the Secret
Intelligence Service for an apparently straightforward mission: to
destroy a cache of the CIA's precious Stinger missiles in Taliban-held
Afghanistan.But in the kaleidoscopic world of spying, nothing is
what it seems.
And as the struggle to avert a catastrophe begins, Taverner's
allegiance is to an authority he must keep secret from even his closest
Jason Elliot is a notable, prize-winning travel writer , whose works include An Unexpected Light: Travels in Afghanistan, a New York Times bestseller and winner of the Thomas Cook/Daily Telegraph Travel Book Award , and Mirrors of the Unseen: Journeys in Iran. The Network is his first novel.