Orphan X (#1)
|Series:||An Orphan X Thriller|
'Do you need my help?It was always the first question he asked. They called him when they had nowhere else to turn.As a boy he was chosen, then taken from the orphanage he called home. Raised and trained as part of a top secret programme he was sent to the worst places in the world to do the things his government denied any knowledge of. Then he broke with the programme, using everything he'd learned to disappear. He wanted to help the desperate and deserving.But now someone's on his tail. Someone who has issues with his past. Someone who knows he was once known simply as Orphan X.
‘Orphan X blows the doors off most thrillers I've read and catapults the readers on a cat-and-mouse that feels like a missile launch. Read this book. You will thank me later’ --David Baldacci
‘Orphan X is his best yet-a real celebration of all the strengths Gregg Hurwitz brings to a thriller’ --Lee Child
‘Orphan X is the most gripping, high-octane thriller I've read in a long, long time!’ --Tess Gerritsen
‘Orphan X is most exciting new series character since Jack Reacher. A page-turning masterpiece of suspense’ --Jonathan Kellerman
‘Mind blowing! A perfect mix of Jason Bourne and Jack Reacher’ --Lisa Gardner
‘Orphan X is the most exciting thriller I've read since The Bourne Identity ... A new thriller superstar is born!’ --Robert Crais
Gregg Hurwitz is the Sunday Times bestselling author of You're Next, The Survivor, Tell No Lies and Don't Look Back. A graduate of Harvard and Oxford universities, he lives with his family in LA, where he also writes for the screen, TV and comics, including Wolverine and Batman.