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Following many requests to know more about Modesty's early days, this tenth book of her ever popular adventures, starts with a flashback to the last days of her career with her criminal organisation The Network before it was wound up and Modesty retired. The final astonishing operation is echoed several years later, in this story - The Night of the Mormingstar. Throughout this action-packed adventure Modesty and Willie are their resourceful best, using their skill in combat to overcome and destroy the enemy, a trained army called The Watchmen. A truly startling conclusion makes this classic Modesty Blaise a real treat for her huge following.
About the Author
Peter O'Donnell began his career working on pre-World War Two comic strips. During the 1950's he became involved with strip cartoons and created the revolutionary series Modesty Blaise, which would be syndicated in more than 42 countries. The strip led to a series of bestselling novels, all published by Souvenir Press: Modesty Blaise, Sabre Tooth, I, Lucifer, The Impossible Virgin, Pieces of Modesty, A Taste for Death, The Silver Mistress, Dragon's Claw, The Xanadu Talisman, The Night of the Morningstar, Dead Man's Handle and his final collection of stories about Modesty, Cobra Trap.
ISBN: 9780285636156 ISBN-10: 0285636154 Series: Modesty Blaise Audience:
Number Of Pages: 276 Published: 20th September 2001 Publisher: Souvenir Press Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.8
Weight (kg): 0.2
Edition Type: New edition