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.

Author: Yojar Dubar
Country: Burundi
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Music
Published (Last): 16 June 2017
Pages: 350
PDF File Size: 15.83 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.28 Mb
ISBN: 742-9-94062-905-9
Downloads: 14112
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Metilar

That’s luerne too many fingers in the pie. Price may vary by retailer. Explore the Home Gift Guide. What I do find hard to believe is that to defeat a bill in Congress they’d conspire to assassinate Secret Service agents and kidnap the American president and frame the surviving agent for murder.

As the train would be crossing the French border while passengers were sleeping, the steward would gather passports as passengers boarded, present them to border officials sometime during the night, and then return them with breakfast in the morning. Very thrilling and page turning read. No sex, bad some sexual wisecracks are made amongst the agents. All the agents are killed and the president is kidnapped.

Even the good guys were constantly bickering and interacting in a way that did not at all ring true. He gets knocked in the head a few more times, while already dealing with concussion like symptoms and short term memory loss. The other for some kind of semblance of a plot, even if it lionz on way too many coincidences and there was zero mystery to the reader in any of it.

I have told you I would be of ljons value to your investigation, yet you pursued me nonetheless. Ludlum fans will love it. Add to Cart Add to Cart. She made a mental note to check the manager out when she got back to Bern. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. When the Secret Service, the FBI, the CIA and a suspiciously inept and indecisive vice-president wring their hands, the disgraced Harvath picks up the few scant clues left behind and launches a one-man search-and-rescue mission.


Do you have to read these books in order? As he reached the back, he slowed. And thirdly, Mormons in Bad are not sheep that do not question what the Church does or does not rhor on a Sunday. For example, they just had 30 fellow Secret Service agents shot up, and the president kidnapped, and immediately after Thor feels like it is a good time to develop protagonist Scot Harvath’s characte Meh.

Life at the Tthe had grown to be extremely tedious for Claudia. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Miner had booked his cousin on an overnight train in a first-class compartment.

These escapades remind me of some 70’s men’s adventure novels, similar to Don Pendleton’s “The Executioner” series. The supposedly “highly trained” mercenaries hunting Harvath just stand and spray bullets ineffectively.

Jun 23, Tyler Montague rated it it was ok. Thor’s no-holds-barred anti-PC books are excellent if you like a quick paced taught thriller that you won’t be able to put down until you’ve finished reading. View lione 11 comments. An avalanche occurs and the president is kidnapped. There may be no cavernous, built-out place in the side of a mountain with a church on top as the entry point thr Switzerland where the Swiss store their war-like stuff, but again: Since then I have read almost all of this series.

I started reading the Scot Harvath novels somewhere in the middle of the series and had to loop back to read this first novel. This is a big book in so many ways and does a good job of introducing the main character to the series, Scot Horvath. Then Superman – I mean, Horvath, proceeds to dig them out, take off much of his own clothing to put on the daughter, and starts trekking down the mountain until they are found by members of the detail that were stationed in the cabin.

A bunch of macho posturing, and far too much witty banter or attempts at it, anyhow.

Buy for others

It loons on Scot Harvath, an intelligence agent for the US government. I’m not in it for the romance! Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Claudia wanted badly to talk with Miner and for good reason. The unthinkable happens – the president is kidnapped. Harvath survives an attack which leaves 30 of his fellow agents dead and the president of the United States kidnapped.


The Lions of Lucerne – Wikipedia

When the steward delivered the passport with breakfast the next morning, the carpenter was to place it in a thick, manila envelope with the canceled train tickets, credit card receipts, and other odds and ends he had been told to accumulate during his wonderful vacation. The depiction of Mormons is hilariously flawed. Books with never-ending random action don’t improve the situation.

Sure, Miner had his reasons for being braad, and they all checked out when Claudia leaned on her boss to speak with his contacts at the Ministry of Defense, but something bothered her. I do a job for the people of Switzerland that is, shall we say, delicate.

The second most difficult is creating circumstances that interesting and exciting without boxing the characters so that we find deus ex machina is required. The story was “okay”, but the book could have been better with more thorough research. This page was last edited on 7 Mayat I serve the Federal Republic of Switzerland.

When it’s time to return to thlr cabin, POTUS and his cover detail go one way and the daughter and Horvath’s detail go another.

After a week in France, the carpenter would take a final overnight train back to Switzerland, where the customary passport collection by the steward would once again be conducted. Crates of special night-vision goggles, flash bang grenades, Swiss SWAT assault rifles, antitank missiles, plastique, and a couple of next-generation nonlethal weapons known as glare guns had all mysteriously disappeared.

The main problem is with the entire second half of the book when the main character is on the run.