John Trenhaile

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Blood Rules

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile

When Islamic terrorists hijack a plane on route from London to Kuala Lumpur, passengers Colin Raleigh and his son Robbie are shocked to discover that one of the terrorists is Colin's estranged wife and Robbie's mother, Leila.Leila Hanif is daughter of a Beirut gangster and sister of an international terrorist, but above all a mother. She was forced to abandon her son and husband when she went into hiding two years ago. Now she is desperate to get her son back. But events on the plane have been orchestrated every step of the way. In the glare of the desert sun, everyone's secrets will come to light...Blood Rules is a complex and intelligent thriller told against the background of the Israeli-Lebanese conflict from John Trenhaile, author of The Mahjong Spies and Krysalis.

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Tiger of Desire

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile

After serving seventeen years in prison for a murder he did not commit, Iain Forward is finally free. But Iain can only think of the past - of the mysterious events in Singapore that lead to his arrest. Ignoring the pleas of his wife, he struggles towards the real story surrounding his imprisonment. Obsessed with finding out who framed him and why, Iain uncovers a web of conspiracy, treachery, and violence surrounding his old life, but there are those who will stop at nothing to ensure what he has found remains hidden at any cost.

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Krysalis

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile
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Acts of Betrayal

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile

Two friends who had taken the bar together end up taking very different paths... one is about to crown his ambition with a judgeship - the other stands accused of high treason in a plot to kill the Queen.Successful attorney Frank Thornton stands accused of taking part in an IRA plot to assassinate the Queen. He is shocked when the chief witness against him turns out to be Alistair Scrutton, his law school chum. Frank calls on Roz Forbes, the deputy editor of The Times, to save him from certain execution for treason.But it is the shadowy figure of Krait, an international terrorist and assassin, who hold the key to the mystery of Thornton's plight...

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The Mahjong Spies

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile

The gripping first Cold War thriller in John Trenhaile's series about Simon Young, a young man caught between East and West. As the handover of Hong Kong to Communist China grows ever closer, the bitter struggle for power in the Far East has already begun.Soviet forces are determined to undermine Hong Kong's financial stability and to ensure that China inherits nothing but a worthless, empty shell.Pitted against them are the elite of Chinese Intelligence, the Mahjong Brigade, who plan to sabotage the plot, using as their instrument Simon Young - an influential Hong Kong tai-pan. A master in the mannered warfare of global finance, Young is a novice in the hostile world of international espionage. If he is to survive at all he must secure his own allies in this deadly game.But even his beautiful Chinese wife, Jinny, has secrets to conceal...

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The Gates of Exquisite View

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile
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The Scroll of Benevolence

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile

1997. Hong Kong prepares to enter Chinese control. The commercial empires have already made plans to leave, their vast assets telexed to safety in a brilliant scheme code-named The Scroll of Benevolence.But the ambitious General Lo Bing plots for supreme power in China - and is determined to smash Benevolence.Racing against time to preserve world peace, Gene Sangster of the CIA and Konstantin Proshin of the KGB join forces to prove what Lo Bing most wants to hide: that China possesses unimaginable military might.Diana, Simon Young's daughter, is trapped deep in China. Somehow she must reach Hong Kong before the final countdown to Benevolence. Her only hope rests with a handsome Chinese youth - but is he friend or enemy...?

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A Means to Evil

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile
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Against All Reason

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile
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Nocturne for the General

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile
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A View From the Square

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile
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The Man Called Kyril

John Trenhaile
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John Trenhaile

The KGB wall of power has cracked. A double agent is leaking crucial Soviet secrets to London from the core of the fortress of Dzerzhinsky Square. He must be stopped before the leak erupts as a full, raging meltdown. The man they call Kyril holds the key. As live bait for both sides he's running on his own, a moving target. And only when the last traitor dies will he know who's won the deadliest game ever played...THE MAN CALLED KYRIL is a classic Cold War thriller which was adapted for television as Codename: Kyril, starring Edward Woodward and Richard E. Grant.

John Trenhaile

John Trenhaile practiced for thirteen years at the Chancery Bar before leaving the law to devote himself to writing full-time. He is the author of twelve bestselling novels. His first, The Man Called Kyril, was adapted for television and starred Edward Woodward and Richard E. Grant.