Damnation is the opener to Peter Beck's acclaimed high-octane series, complete with high stakes, plenty of action and an unforgettable hero in Tom Winter - a thrilling mixture of Jack Reacher and George Smiley, but with a Swiss twist.Dead clients are bad for business, something that Tom Winter, head of security at a private Swiss bank, knows only too well. When a helicopter explosion kills a valuable client and a close colleague, Winter teams up with the mysterious Egyptian businesswoman Fatima Hakim to expose the truth behind their deaths.Together they follow the money trail around the world and back into the Swiss mountains, the NSA watching their every move. As they start closing in on the truth, Winter and Fatima turn from being the hunters to the hunted, finding themselves in a deadly, high-stakes race against the clock....
|Number of Pages||:||480 pages|
|Url Type||:||Home » Damnation » Damnation|
Lots of action! I can't wait to read more of Peter Beck.
Review: Damnation by Peter Beck. 4.5★'s 04/04/2018
This was an amazing thriller for the first book to a trilogy. I received the book through Earlier Reviewer’s and the story captured my attention. I thought it was a well written book with intriguing characters throughout the book. The setting is in Switzerland which is a plus and an interesting man, Tom Winter who is the top security person in a discrete Swiss bank who I thought was an intoxicating character to follow.
The story begins with Tom W ...more
This review was written for LibraryThing Early Reviewers.
Damnation is the first in the series written by Peter Beck. When Tom Winter's colleague and lover, Anne Arnold, is killed in a helicopter along with Muhammed Al-Bader, who is a relation to the Saudi king, he is determined to prove it was not an accident. Tom is the head of security for a discrete Swiss private bank. Tom finds that he will have to follow the money trail around the world as a nuclear power plant in Egypt and a global infrast ...more
Thriller set in SWITZERLAND
This review first appeared on our blog, where the translator, Jamie Bulloch also shares some thoughts and insights: https://www.tripfiction.com/thriller-...
Damnation is a brilliant thriller, everything a page turner should be… It is firmly set in Switzerland with side excursions to Egypt, Norway, and New England. Tom Winter is head of security at a discrete Swiss private bank. He is embarking on a non-work relationship with Anne, his assistant. She is, though, killed i ...more