Soon to be a major motion picture, from the producers of the James Bond film series, starring Jude Law and Blake Lively.
She has nothing to lose and only revenge to live for
She thought her life was over…
Stephanie Patrick's life is destroyed by the crash of flight NE027: her family was on board and there were no survivors.
Devastated, she falls into a world of drugs and prostitution – until the day she discovers that the crash wasn't an accident, but an act of terrorism.
Filled with rage, and with nothing left to lose, she joins a covert intelligence organization. But throughout her training and operations she remains focused on one goal above all: revenge.
‘Mark Burnell has created a rounded literary character and a memorable heroine. But who is she really? A fine debut.’ The Economist
About the author
Mark Burnell was born in Northumberland and grew up in Brazil. He is a novelist and screenwriter. His debut novel, The Rhythm Section, is the first in a series of thrillers featuring Stephanie Patrick and is soon to be a major motion picture. The film is begin produced by Eon, the company responsible for the James Bond franchise, and stars Blake Lively and Jude Law. Mark lives in England with his family.
APPLE BOOKS REVIEW
Meet Stephanie Patrick, a cagey and resourceful undercover agent. The first book in Mark Burnell’s bestselling thriller series is an intoxicating, action-packed introduction to this complicated heroine, who becomes fixated on revenge after her family is killed in a terrorist attack. Hired by a clandestine intelligence agency to do their violent bidding, Stephanie continually reinvents herself to outsmart villains and allies and work toward her ultimate goal of taking down the men who destroyed her life. Read this thriller, then watch the movie starring Blake Lively.