Book One: Smile of the Viper
In "Smile of the Viper," we are introduced to Jack Barclay, a London private investigator who finds himself on the trail of Tom Stanton, a financier who has disappeared with a staggering £1 million of clients' money. As Jack digs deeper, he uncovers a web of deceit, drug smuggling, and danger. With the stakes raised by the kidnapping of Stanton's daughter, Jack must race against time to find the missing financier and bring him to justice. In his pursuit, Jack finds himself entangled in a nightmarish world of torture, betrayal, and murder, where the Russian mafia looms as a formidable adversary.
Book Two: Forever Evil
In the second installment of the series, "Forever Evil," Jack Barclay takes on a case involving the disappearance of Alex Jordan, a young man recently released from prison. As Jack navigates the dark underbelly of London, he discovers a web of vengeance, murder, and erotic photography, with an international gang of hitmen known as Jaymar at the center of it all. While racing to find Alex, Jack must also contend with the pressures exerted by Alex's father, who has his own hidden motives. With danger lurking around every corner, Jack's pursuit of the truth threatens to bring violence and death to his own doorstep.
Book Three: Death Run
In "Death Run," the third and most explosive installment of the series, Jack Barclay finds himself entangled in the treacherous world of drug trafficking. When Eva Long seeks Jack's help in investigating her twin sister's suspicious death, he uncovers a dangerous connection to the opioid crisis caused by Fentanyl. With the rising death toll from this deadly drug, Jack risks everything to stop the illicit trade. Racing against time, he travels to Spain with Eva, unearthing dark secrets and attracting the attention of ruthless criminals determined to protect their interests. As the tension mounts, Jack puts his life on the line to bring justice to the victims and take down the powerful mob boss at the heart of it all.
Bonus Short Story: One Night in Andalucía
Alongside these gripping novels, readers are treated to a bonus short story, "One Night in Andalucía." In this standalone tale, Jack Barclay is hired to investigate a potential cheating husband, leading him to Spain. However, his investigation takes a sinister turn when he becomes a witness to murder. With unexpected twists and a relentless pace, this bonus story serves as a perfect complement to the thrilling series.
Harry Dunn's international detective thriller series featuring Private Detective Jack Barclay is a must-read for fans of crime thrillers. With three heart-pounding novels and a bonus short story, this series immerses readers in a world of danger, betrayal, and high-stakes investigations. Jack Barclay's character is expertly crafted, drawing readers into his relentless pursuit of justice, often at great personal risk. With intricate plots, engaging storytelling, and a vivid international backdrop, these books deliver on their promise of gripping and captivating reads. If you're ready to embark on a thrilling journey with a master detective, the Jack Barclay series is your ticket to an adrenaline-fueled adventure.