Area 7

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Pan Macmillan, Sep 18, 2009 - Fiction - 496 pages
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It is America's most secret base, hidden deep in the Utah desert, an Air Force installation known only as Area 7. And today it has a visitor: the President of the United States. He has come to inspect Area 7, to examine its secrets for himself. But he's going to get more than he bargained for on this trip. Because hostile forces are waiting inside...

Among the President's helicopter crew, however, is a young Marine. He is quiet, enigmatic, and he hides his eyes behind a pair of silver sunglasses. His name is Schofield. Call-sign: SCARECROW. Rumour has it, he's a good man in a storm. Judging by what the President has just walked into, he'd better be...

'Epic, action-packed adventure...unbelievably pacy' Daily Mirror

'Nonstop thrills...cliffhangers galore' Publishers Weekly

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User Review  - amme_mr - LibraryThing

The second book of the Scarecrow series, set at a classified airforce base. It involves the president of the USA, and Scarecrow trying to save the lives of thousands due to 14 rouge bombs across the ... Read full review

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User Review  - gdill - LibraryThing

Somewhat of a disappointment. This story wasn't half as good as Reilly's first book, Ice Station. However, I noticed a lot of similarities between Area 7 and Ice Station which likely therefore didn't ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Matthew Reilly, born and still resident in Sydney, studied law before turning his pen to fiction. His seven novels - Ice Station, Temple, Contest, Area 7, Scarecrow, Seven Ancient Wonders and Six Sacred Stones have all been massive international bestsellers.

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