A Brilliantly Crafted Thriller: Read an Extract from The Enemy Within by Tim Ayliffe

A Brilliantly Crafted Thriller: Read an Extract from The Enemy Within by Tim Ayliffe

He hit the guy’s number and heard a phone ringing on the other side of the apartment door.

No answer.

Trying again, he stared at the flashing screen as it rang out for a second time.

‘You in there?’

He thumped the door. Harder. Louder. The noise echoing down the hall.

Nothing.

John Bailey had been standing in the steamy corridor for the last five minutes. Calling. Knocking. Waiting. Where the hell was he? Why would he leave his phone behind…?

Continue reading the extract here…

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        Publisher details

        The Enemy Within
        Author
        Tim Ayliffe
        Publisher
        Simon and Schuster
        Genre
        Fiction
        Released
        28 July, 2021
        ISBN
        9781925640977

        Synopsis

        Like Michael Connelly’s Bosch, former war correspondent John Bailey will risk everything to get to the truth – and expose a deadly enemy. He heard a voice, someone calling out in the distance, followed by a loud fluttering of birds. Bailey looked up just in time to see a body falling from the sky. Investigative journalist John Bailey is doing his best to turn his life around after losing the woman he loved. He has a new job. He’s given up the drink. He even has a dog. But then Federal Police raid his home with a warrant granting them unprecedented powers to take anything they want, including all his electronic devices and passwords. When Bailey protests, they threaten to put him in a prison cell. Someone wants to stop Bailey doing what he does best – exposing the truth. He has been investigating the rise of a global white supremacist group and suspects that a notorious neo-Nazi in the United States has been directing deadly racist attacks on Sydney’s streets. When the body of one of his key sources washes up on a nearby beach, it’s clear Bailey and anyone helping him have become targets. Bailey reaches out to a ruthless old friend – CIA veteran, Ronnie Johnson – to lure the enemy from the shadows.
        Tim Ayliffe
        About the author

        Tim Ayliffe

        Tim Ayliffe has been a journalist for almost 20 years and is the Managing Editor of Television and Video for ABC News. He has also worked as TV News Editor for ABC News and the Executive Producer of ABC News Breakfast. Before joining the ABC in 2006, Tim worked in London for Sky News as a digital and television journalist. The Greater Good is the first book in a three-book series featuring John Bailey. When he's not writing or chasing news stories Tim rides bikes and surfs. He lives in Sydney with his wife, Justine Dougherty, and their two children, Penelope and Arthur.

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