Bear Any Burden by Ellis M. Goodman

By Ellis M. Goodman

In 1983: the chilly warfare is at its peak. Sir Alex Campbell, head of a world beverages corporation is on a business journey to Poland, a rustic in the middle of political turmoil. a brand new "Solidarity" circulation is emerging at the streets, and the Communist govt is cracking down mercilessly. Alex Campbell has an extra venture, a "litttle task" for the British mystery Intelligence prone. he'll bring an airline bag containing funds and passports to a British agent who's to assist the world-renowned nuclear scientist, Dr. Erik Keller, break out around the Iron Curtain to the West.

Alex meets the attractive Anna Kaluza, the British agent, whose existence, like his and that of Erik Keller, have been impacted perpetually through her global warfare II reviews. He consents to aid her whole her project.

What starts off as one of the regimen "little jobs" Alex has performed for the SIS, quick becomes an more and more risky video games of cat-and-mouse, related to homicide, bribery, and foreign politics. His involvement in Dr. Keller's defection turns into a trip into his personal prior, as Alex has to stand his family's heritage and, finally, his personal self. confronted with the threat of oppression, he has to invite himself one questions: What do you do? Do you switch and run? Or do you "pay any cost and endure any burden" for liberty and freedom?

"Bear any Burden" is a gripping page-turner, packed with twists and turns and surprises as a lot a undercover agent tale as an epic family members saga, spanning many years and continents, from nineteenth Century Poland the entire approach to the peak of the chilly conflict. A richly complicated mystery within the culture of Graham Greene and John le Carre, posing pressing and undying questions of relatives, loyalty and liberty.

"A gripping, relocating, and dramatic tale that holds the eye from first web page to final. This, Ellis Goodman's first novel, is a masterly paintings of detection and espionage that merits the widest readership."

Sir Martin Gilbert -- London
Winston Churchill's professional Biographer and writer of eighty books

"Reminiscent of the easiest of John le Carre and Herman Wouk, undergo Any Burden is a compelling tale of intrigue, espionage and utter perseverance. Ellis M. Goodman creates a superb, worthwhile trip for any reader searching for a unique that they're reluctant to place down."

Stephen Eith -- Los Angeles
Prouducer -- Capeman, Picasso at Lapin Agile

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