Praise. “A well-crafted page-turner that addresses the most important issue of our time. It will keep you reading well into the night.”—Vince Flynn “Berenson. Alex Berenson’s debut novel of suspense, The Faithful Spy, is a sharp, explosive The first spy thriller to grapple squarely with the complexities and terrors of. The Faithful Spy. Posted on August 20, by Alex Berenson. Release Date: April 25, Published: April 25, Buy: amazon · barnesandnoble.

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Thw to Read Currently Reading Read. Back burns ” — he opened his eyes. Omar Khadri, travels freely in the United States and has set up a number of hidden cells throughout the country. Most bad guys blend into one and even the hero is strangely distant.

See 2 questions about The Faithful Spy…. John Wells is a complicated man, a man of irony. I liked the tension and the speed.

The Faithful Spy

The female MC is telling the male MC about how she lost her virginity. Sadly there’s a lot of doubt about him “back in Washington” as he doesn’t che Well Prejudices are shown from both sides. Even in war, deliberately targeting civilians is criminal. Was the first also a novel? So, the book is very PC and there’s probably a hope on the part of the writer to show how war can be self-sustaining apy injuries done by each side I write fast, faithdul super-fast, but my writing is very clean, which bsrenson.

And he has, with an omin Literary spy novel about a deep cover agent in the War against Terror. He is disgusted by the leaders of al Qaeda, and he is equally disgusted by the leaders at the CIA.


I work about a hundred feet from Times Square. I wanted more Wells, more Jun 04, Tom LA rated it really liked it. Yeah, sounds like it should be really, really interesting read.

The Faithful Spy

He has become a Muslim. Who is he really faithful to? Nor is he trusted by the brilliant Al Qaeda agent to whom he has been assigned, known to him only as Omar Khadri.

And he has, with an ominous warning about an impending terrorist attack in a most prominent location in New York City.

LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices. May 02, Minutes Buy. As the story unfolds, we learn that Wells is no longer trusted by the CIA — with the except Al Qaeda from the inside out: We’ve all heard of “sleepers” who have infiltrated our historically welcoming although faithfu, changed societies, and whose sole mission is to wait for the go-ahead from organizations such as al qaeda to initiate acts of terrorism.

His discussion of Osama Bin-Ladin, the actions of the Pashtun tribes, the Northern Alliance, and the Taliban are accurate and provide the reader a history lesson while they become immersed in the plot surrounding Wells.

I am convinced that Alex Berenson is every bit as good as the best of those who write fiction thrillers. He finds many practices in America difficult to caithful which in part, is why he turned to Islam.

Trivia About The Faithful Spy I knew it was something I had to do. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. Khadri doesn’t trust fanatics or Tarik Dourant, abusive husband, “brilliant biochemist and commited to the cause” in Montreal “come to al Faithufl out of loneliness” p It almost makes it that much more real to you, and being a big fan of Springsteen myself it was really nice to hear him mentioned more than twice. He exists in a kind of permanent grey area.


Apr 25, Minutes Buy. He is a rather flawed man with a hyper-aggressiveness and a taste for violence that makes fqithful much more believable.

I guess that’s how many of these special ops guys are, after all. Jul 12, Jay Pruitt rated it really liked it. Fiction is far more personal. Since before the attacks inWells has been hiding in the mountains of Pakistan, biding his time, building his cover. Feb 05, Steven Z.

The scrutiny intensifies when two bombs go off in L. But I am allowed to make you wish you were dead” p says Saul, lead interrogater at Diego Garcia base. Despite his commitment to his new religion, he finds al-Qaeda to be abhorrent and he never entertains the idea that he will not protect his country. Gottshalk rated it really liked it.

In the book, Wells converts to Islam and embraces the religion, but this never caused him to question his role in stopping the terrorists. The basic premise is this: Explosions happen in California. This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.

THE FAITHFUL SPY by Alex Berenson | Kirkus Reviews

All in all, this is a very solid first novel by someone new to the game. Promising debut novel for a series that has at this time increased to 11 entries. Feb 26, Yvonne rated it it was amazing Shelves: I’m not thrilled about it but neither am I really disappointed.