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Wells, John (Fictitious character)

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Works: 13 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 1,391 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Spy stories  Detective and mystery fiction 
Classifications: PS3602.E25, 813.6
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Publications about John (Fictitious character) Wells
Most widely held works about John (Fictitious character) Wells
    The shadow patrol by Alex Berenson( Book )
    7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 327 libraries worldwide
    In 2009, the CIA's Kabul Station fell for a source who promised to lead it to Bin Laden, but instead he blew himself up, taking the station's most senior officers with him. Now, more than two years later, the station is still floundering, agents are dying, and at Langley the CIA's chiefs wonder if the unthinkable has happened, if somehow the Taliban has infiltrated the station
    The silent man by Alex Berenson( Book )
    6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
    A plan of unimaginable consequences has been set in motion. Terrorists are attempting to steal warheads from the heart of Russia's nuclear complex. CIA agent John Wells must put aside his personal vendetta in the interests of world security
    The counterfeit agent by Alex Berenson( Book )
    3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
    In an Istanbul hotel, a source warns that Iranian forces intend to kill a CIA station chief. Ex-CIA agent John Wells is called in to investigate, but before he can get very far, the tip comes true. Which means the next warning the source gives will be taken very seriously indeed. And it's a big one: a radioactive package has been put on a ship from Dubai to the United States. As the threat level jumps and the government mobilises, Wells is sent on a private mission to find out the truth. From Guatemala to Thailand to Hong Kong to Istanbul, he uses every skill he has, including his ability to go undercover, in the Arab world, to chase down leads. But will it be enough to pull the United States back from the brink of war?
    The secret soldier by Alex Berenson( Book )
    5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
    Saudi Arabia - an absolute monarchy torn by rivalry, with one side, led by the country's monarch King Abdullah, determined to modernize, and the other dominated by factions opposed to all change. Now the country is in chaos as one of the King's prime oilfields is engulfed in fire
    The night ranger by Alex Berenson( Book )
    3 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
    Four American friends working at a giant refugee camp in Kenya get far more than they'd bargained for when they decide to take off for a well-earned break. Bandits hijack their Land Cruiser, and they awake in a hut: hooded, bound, without food or water. They're hostages. As a personal favor, John Wells is asked to try to find them, but he does so reluctantly. East Africa isn't his usual playing field. And when he arrives, he finds that the truth behind the kidnappings is far more complex than he imagined. The clock is ticking. The White House is edging closer to an invasion of Somalia. Wells has a unique ability to go undercover, and to make things happen, but if he can t find the hostages soon, they'll be dead and the U.S. may end up in a war it never should have begun
    There fell a shadow by Keith Peterson( Book )
    1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
    A newspaperman investigates a war correspondent & rsquo;s hotel room murderAs snow falls on Manhattan, three old colleagues warm themselves in the wood-paneled confines of the Midtown Press Club. Two are editors at highbrow New York publications; the other is Timothy Colt, a daring war correspondent whose face is not famous but whose byline is known the world over. New York Star crime reporter John Wells listens as they rehash old times, then follows Colt back to his room to drink some more. He wakes hung over, just in time to see Colt murdered. After a struggle with Wells draws the attention of hotel security, the assassin flings himself out the window. To unmask Colt & rsquo;s killer, Wells will have to reach deep into his fellow reporter & rsquo;s past & mdash;for the root of this murder lies in a long-forgotten love, and an atrocious war too terrible to be remembered
    The faithful spy : a novel by Alex Berenson( Book )
    in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
    John Wells, an undercover operative who has infiltrated al Qaeda, is trapped between his terrorist associates and the CIA, which no longer trusts his loyalty, when he becomes a prime suspect in two bombings in Los Angeles
    The counterfeit agent by Alex Berenson( Sound Recording )
    3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
    At an Istanbul hotel, the CIA gets word from an insider that Iranian forces intend to kill a station chief. Ex-CIA agent John Wells, an expert in the Arab field, is summoned to investigate, just as the tip comes true. So when the sources's next warning is of a radioactive package on a ship bound for the United States, it's taken seriously. As the threat rises, something doesn¡t feel rights to Wells's old CIA boss. Sent on a private mission to uncover the truth, Wells must now use every skill he has to hunt down the threat. Because soon it may be too late to pull the United States back from the brink of war. Can John Wells succeed?
    The ghost war by Alex Berenson( Book )
    2 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
    When the CIA finds evidence of a surge in Taliban activity, backed by an unknown foreign power, CIA agent John Wells returns to Afghanistan to investigate
    The silent man by Alex Berenson( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    Wells seeks the man who kills and hurts many, including his fiancee, on a street in Washington, D.C
    The midnight house by Alex Berenson( Book )
    2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    For almost two years the ten-members of an interrogation team operating from a secret base in Poland called the Midnight House have been putting the screws to the toughest jihadis. They used whatever means necessary, and when they disbanded they were given medals for their heroism. Now someone is executing them, and its up to CIA agent John Wells to find the killer
    The midnight house [unabridged] a John Wells novel, #4 by Alex Berenson( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
    "When members of a highly controversial squad of CIA and Army interrogators are being murdered one by one, special CIA operative John Wells is asked to investigate. However, as he digs deeper into the victims' dark pasts, Wells discovers that his own life is in jeopardy."--Container
    Twelve days by Alex Berenson( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
    "John Wells has only twelve days to stop the United States from being tricked into invading Iran in the new cutting-edge novel of modern suspense from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. Twelve days. Wells, with his former CIA bosses Ellis Shafer and Vinnie Duto, has uncovered a staggering plot, a false-flag operation to convince the President to attack Iran. But they have no hard evidence, and no one at Langley or the White House will listen. Now the President has set a deadline for Iran to give up its nuclear program, and the mullahs in Tehran -- furious and frightened -- have responded with a deadly terrorist attack. Wells, Shafer, and Duto know they have only twelve days to find the proof they need. They fan out, from Switzerland to Saudi Arabia, Israel to Russia, desperately trying to tease out the clues in their possession. Meanwhile, the United States is moving soldiers and Marines to Iran's border. And Iran has mobilized its own squad of suicide bombers. And as the days tick by and the obstacles mount, they realize that everything they do may not be enough..."--
 
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