Black Horizon (Jack Swyteck, Book 11) by James Grippando

By James Grippando

Miami lawyer Jack Swyteck unearths himself in the midst of a global criminal conflict over a Cuban oil spill that units him on a perilous mission.

Three summers after the Deepwater Horizon environmental disaster, oil is spewing into the sea back, this time from a drilling explosion in Cuban waters simply fifty miles from the Florida Keys. The slick is headed instantly for the U.S., however the Cubans refuse American deals to help with the cleanup, and threaten to fireplace on "hostile" U.S. vessels getting into their waters. Backstopping the Cubans is the strong consortium that owned and operated the rig, and is tied to the chinese language, Russian, and Venezuelan governments, who stonewall all inquiries and aid efforts.

Jack and his new spouse, Andie Henning, an secret agent for the FBI, are honeymooning within the Keys while Andie is named away on an task shrouded in secrecy. Jack, too, is quickly again at paintings, representing an American lady whose Cuban husband used to be killed within the rig explosion. notwithstanding the spill happened in overseas waters, Jack attracts on all his felony knowledge to dossier a wrongful demise go well with in a U.S. courtroom and optimistically carry the younger widow a semblance of closure.

Jack's pursuit of the unimaginably advanced foreign case plunges him right into a risky global packed with treacherous twists that lead him--and Andie--to an analogous stunning awareness . . . that the looming environmental catastrophe could have been no "accident" at all.

James Grippando is a brand new York instances bestselling writer whose novels are loved world wide in twenty-six languages. Black Horizon is his 20th novel released via HarperCollins, the 11th within the acclaimed sequence that includes Miami lawyer Jack Swyteck. he's additionally the writer of Leapholes for teenagers. Grippando used to be an ordeal legal professional for twelve years sooner than the booklet of his first novel in 1994 (The Pardon), and he's now information at one of many nation's prime legislations organizations. He lives and writes in South Florida.

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