The SAS mission conducted behind Iraqi lines is One of the most famous stories of courage and survival in modern warfare. Of the eight members of the SAS regiment who set off, only one escaped capture. This is his story. Late on the evening of 24 January 1991 the patrol was compromised deep behind enemy lines in Iraq. A fierce fire-fight left the eight men miraculously unscathed, but they were forced to run for their lives. Their aim was to reach the Syrian border, 120 kilometres to the..
It is the Edinburgh Festival. People queuing for a lunchtime show witness a road-rage incident - an incident which changes the lives of everyone involved. Jackson Brodie, ex-army,..
It is Midsummer''s Eve. Three young friends meet in a wood to act out an elaborate masque. But unknown to them, they are being watched. Each is killed by a single bullet. Soon..
Now filmed as the blockbuster movie ''Jack Reacher'', starring Tom Cruise. Six shots. Five dead. A heartland city thrown into terror. But within hours the cops have it solved...
One Hot Mess
The heroic, real-life personal account of Chris Ryan''s most famous mission, The One That Got Away, is now reworked for a new generation. Some authors just write about it. Chris..
One Book in the Grave