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The Lions of Lucerne is a spy novel published in and written by American novelist Brad Thor. Contents. 1 Plot; 2 Reviews; 3 References; 4 External links. Brad Thor’s thriller in the Scot Harvath series, The Lions of Lucerne. The Lions of Lucerne Buy it Here. Stubbs and Wootton Slippers $ – Buy It Here. Vin de Constance $ – Buy It Here. H&K MP5.

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Secret Service Agent Scot Harvath is point man advancing the ski resort.

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The momentum of the plot tje may satisfy some readers. The unthinkable bradd – the president is kidnapped. President and the killing of thirty of Scot’s Secret Service co-worke After loving my first exposure to Brad Thor and his Scot Harvath character, in Black ListI figured I would start back at the beginning with the first in the series. Framed for murder and on the run, Scot takes to the towering mountains of Switzerland with beautiful Claudia Mueller of the Swiss Federal Attorney’s Office.

In disgrace, he realizes the investigation into the President’s disappearance is on the wrong track, and realizes that the only thing he can do is to find the kidnapped man.

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Agent, Heide Lange of Sanford J. While some of the situations Harvath finds himself in are a bit over-the-top it does not take away from the overall storyline. Harvath is a great kick-ass type character, a highly trained operative with a no-nonsense attitude who doesn’t always play by the rules but always gets the job done, very similar to Flynn’s Mitch Rapp character.

They don’t have the skills. Yeah, we get it already. The author would also have us believe that Scot is very smart and good at his job, but this isn’t really evidenced by the text. I did not read this novel completely by choice. SFrick That is what I would like to know as well. It’s a good thing Thor created fictitious people to laugh at his jokes, because certainly no one in real life ever would. When those demands aren’t immediately met, one of the president’s fingers arrives at the White House.


I gave it a two rather than a one because it provided some light and entertaining escapism for half of its five hundred pages, but even as I say that, I think I am being too nice. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. There was plenty of profanity f-bombs and violence shootouts.

Now I understand that he was a former seal however, the man has been beat to the edge of living and then manages to go galavanting around the ski mountain, abseiling down a sheer brzd cliff face, beating up an FBI agent, and mucking up another crime scene. Brav a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today! At pages, it’s just OK. Other books in the series. She counted this as one small victory in the series of sharp defeats that had been their lunch.

I chose the first Scot Harvath book. On a side note, if there is one phrase I wish writers would lose, forever, it has to be “As you know See full terms and conditions and this month’s choices. After a fine day of skiing, the president and his daughter get a snack before heading to a borrowed chalet lons the lons of one of the more dangerous runs, the Death Chute nice foreshadowing eh?

I think there are definitely better books to read in the thriller genre, but there are definitely worse out there too.

Cold weather ops are the order of the day here so thankfully Horvath says he was a Polar SEAL and can climb in the winter. Horvath has to go off on his own to investigate. Once former SEAL Lucernd disobeys of course doctor’s orders and starts doing his own investigation instead of letting the various agencies do their jobs, the daughter isn’t mentioned again until toward the end of the book. She had exhausted everything lucdrne. Agent, Heide Lange of Sanford J. Liosn are on vacation luerne Utah skiing with the president and his daughter.


Pages to import images to Wikidata All stub articles. Starting to read this book I wanted to love it however, it never really picked up for me. Sep 16, Corey rated it really liked it Shelves: Miner also had the indecency to try to seduce her. It’s ludicrous, and even the people who know him best, and have worked with him longest, are ready to believe he’s turned into a sociopath and torpedoed his own protection detail. It’s not just I “didn’t like it”–I hated this book and found it painful to read far into it.

All she had was air. On the snowy Utah slopes, thirty Secret Service lucegne are viciously executed and the vacationing president of the United States kidnapped, seemingly by the Fatah, a lethal terrorist organization in the Middle East.

By this time, Harvath is on his way to Switzerland, where he’s gotten word of a mysterious cell of mercenaries named the Lions of Lucerne.

The Lions of Lucerne | Book by Brad Thor | Official Publisher Page | Simon & Schuster

The action scenes were interesting, but they felt like every gunfi This book was generally good. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The second most difficult is creating circumstances that interesting and exciting without boxing the characters so that we find deus ex machina is required.

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This is very mediocre writing; the dialogue liona didn’t fit the intensity level of the situation. All the agent I just found Brad Thor and I love his books.