The Directive

The Directive

A Novel

The author of the national bestseller The 500 returns with a pulse-pounding new thriller-the story of two brothers, billions of dollars, and the heist of a lifetime.

After escaping the corrupt back rooms of Washington, DC, Mike Ford is again playing a dangerous game-and this time the stakes are even higher.

Mike’s brother is in over his head in a powerful conspiracy to steal a secret worth billions from the rarely understood, vitally important trading desk at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. Trying to bail his brother out, Mike quickly finds himself playing a dangerous game, trapped into planning the heist himself, forced to call on all the skills of his criminal past in order to escape.

In this sharp, fast-paced sequel to The 500, Mike Ford again stars as the cunning and courageous former con man with a big heart, and Matthew Quirk confirms that he is one of the most exciting thriller writers at work today.
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Genre: Mystery & Thriller / Fiction / Thrillers / Crime

On Sale: March 10th 2015

Price: $16

Page Count: 384

ISBN-13: 9780316198639

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Praise

Praise for THE 500:

"Gripping...the action never lets up for a second, and the pages cannot be turned fast enough."
---Associated Press
"This ripping yarn springs and snaps along like a row of wolf traps."
---Newsday
"Quirk is such an expert in escalation that, like a frog in a pot of boiling water, you'll be done before you even realize it."—Entertainment Weekly