“I’ve never known Mack to make a threat he was not prepared to
carry out,” I said carefully. “He doesn’t bluff.”
Frank Cardova provides logistic support for a highly effective team
of deadly operatives known as Charlemagne, the premier freelance
specialist team used by western governments for black operations
conducted without fingerprints. Mack, the team’s knife-wielding
leader, and his son Charlie arrive on Frank’s doorstep bringing
chaos, terror and violence with them.
The last thing Frank ever wants to see is Louis, the volatile
marksman of the team, anywhere near his home, let along sitting at
the kitchen table drinking a martini meant for him and flirting
with his wife. For Frank, the men of Charlemagne have become the
ultimate houseguests from hell.
Mack offers Frank’s subordinate, Steve Donovan, a chance to join
the team after the fallout of a recent disaster puts his young
family at risk. As Frank watches Steve turn into a killer and his
own wife and daughter discover what his thirty-year career has been
all about, he helps the team save the lives of Steve’s family while
dreading the danger to his own.
Can Frank trust anyone in his immediate
Brevet Wedge is the
in K.A. Bachus’s fast-paced Charlemagne Files series chronicling
the lives of a team of deadly Cold War intelligence operatives over
a span of three decades..
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"The life of a spy is filled with such fear and unrest, that it
would shake even the strongest of people; and it can be experienced
first hand in book 3 of the Charlemagne Files series, Brevet
Wedge by K.A. Bachus.
Leo had finally been able to find some normalcy in his life as
of late; able to calm things down. However, this feeling doesn’t
last long. One day, he comes home and finds two men in a car,
parked in front of his house. Upon entering he finds two more men
inside his house; the Frenchman Lous and his associate Steve.
Before he knows it, he is being pulled into a mission that he
doesn’t want to be a part of, with men he doesn’t fully trust.
Aer a briefing in a nearby safehouse, Leo is given his
assignment and the trio are off, in Leo’s worn down old car, to
find the target. With every moment that Leo progresses in his new
mission, a looming sense of danger grows stronger as he fears that
his associates will in turn kill him too.
Brevet Wedge was a brilliant combination of suspense,
mystery, and action. Author K.A. Bachus pulls you into an amazing
world as you watch the intricate plot unfold before you. You will
find yourself on the edge of your seat, as you struggle to decide
who can be trusted, and who cannot.
Brevet Wedge is brilliant, with likable characters and a
plot that will leave you wanting more!" - The Lost Chapter, LLC
action-packed adventure story with expertly woven sub-plots. Plenty
of drama and tension for the protagonist and a life-or-death battle
for his team. This is an easy, light read that will keep you
turning pages". -- L. Van Onselen, UK