By Chris Ryan
You get up in a depressing room without thought the place you're. you're gagged and compelled right into a ready truck. you've performed not anything unsuitable. What might you do?
Fourteen-year-old Ben travels to Pakistan on a faculty alternate programme. Ben and his Pakistani host, Aaarya, locate themselves within the mistaken position on the unsuitable time. They see whatever they don't seem to be presupposed to and are abducted via a few unusual males. stuck up in a terrifying deliberate terrorist assault which could ruin Southern Afghanistan, killing hundreds of thousands, Ben and Aarya are dragged in the course of the so much terrifying battleground on the planet.
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Harata and Aarya have prepared food for you. ’ At the main entrance to the house, the family removed their shoes. Ben and Bel did the same before stepping inside. It was dark here, but cooler, which was a relief. They were led through an empty hallway into a room with a low round table no more than knee height. ’ And as if showing them what to do, he sat on the floor at the table. Ben and Bel copied him. The three of them chatted politely about the journey while Aarya and her mother brought bowls of food to the table.
As he drove, he grabbed a clipboard that was resting on the dashboard. ’ he murmured, one eye on the clipboard and one on the road. ’ ‘That’s right,’ Bel answered for him. Ben hated it when she did that. ‘We’ve put you with a lovely family. Just three of them – mother, father and daughter. ’ He smiled. ’ Ben thought of telling him that shocks were the one thing he was used to, but he didn’t. They drove in silence. ’ Carl ventured after a while. ’ ‘A bit,’ Ben murmured, but before he could say any more, Carl was gabbling away again.
His attacker slowly lowered his rifle and started unwinding the black cloth that was wound round his head. He had dark, sweaty skin and a long beard. His eyes glowed. Kirov couldn’t tell if that was because of the reflection of the flames or for some other reason. ‘A nuclear suitcase bomb,’ the bearded man repeated. ’ He shouted an instruction, then watched as the Mujahideen on the truck carefully lifted the case and gently laid it on the side of the road two metres from where Kirov was kneeling.