The Lantern Network Author:Ted Allbeury With The Lantern Network, Ted Allbeury once again masterfully shows how human loyalties can be stretched and broken, all the while delivering a thriller of unstoppable suspense. — Nicholas Bailey, Osford-educated Special Branch Commander, takes on a routine assignment: checking up on an apparently ordinary London businessman who's been observed m... more »aking use of a KGB letter drop in Paris.
But a shocking suicide in the present opens a bloody trail into the past. For Nick Bailey, the desire to learn the truth takes on a significance far beyond what his job demands--especially when Chantal, the beautiful French daughter of a long-dead Resistance hero, captures his heart.
The memory of Charles Chaland, the father whom she never knew, is an indelible one for all who'd known or worked with him. Leader of the "Lantern" network, operating deep in German-occupied France, he defied the Nazis and their collaborators with courage, resourcefulness and wit. What a tragedy he had not survived to see peace restored to his Dordogne villages and farms!
Or is it? Surprise follows surprise, twist follows twist, in this international best seller.« less