ScarecrowBook - 2004
IT IS THE GREATEST BOUNTY HUNT IN HISTORYFIFTEEN NAMES There are 15 targets, the finest warriors in the world-commandos, spies, terrorists.And they must all be dead by 12 noon, today. The price on their heads: almost $20 million each.ONE HEROAmong the names on the target list, one stands out. An enigmatic Marine named Shane Schofield, call-sign: SCARECROW.NO LIMITSAnd so Schofield is plunged into a headlong race around the world, pursued by a fearsome collection of international bounty hunters-including the 'Black Knight', a notoriously ruthless hunter who seems intent on eliminating only Schofield.The race is on and the pace is frantic as Schofield fights for survival, in the process unveiling a vast international conspiracy and the terrible reason why he cannot, under any circumstances,be allowed to live!He led his men into hell in Ice Station .He protected the President against all odds in Area 7 .This time it's different.Because this time Scarecrow is the target. Scarecrow is the third book in the Shane Schofield series. With new exotic locations and weaponry, plus a returning cast of old friends from the battlefield, Scarecrow is set to take the action/adventure world by storm, and leave readers gasping for air. With his trademark style, Matthew Reilly continues to establish himself as one of today's top thriller writers.
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2004, c2003.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Characteristics: viii, 373 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.