Hector Cross
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  • 1
    Those in Peril | Wilbur Smith

    Those in Peril

    • UNABRIDGED (14 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Wilbur Smith
    • Narrated By Rupert Degas

    Hazel Bannock is the heir to the Bannock Oil Corp, one of the major oil producers with global reach. While cruising in the Indian Ocean, Hazel's private yacht is hijacked by African pirates. Hazel is not on board at the time, but her nineteen year old daughter, Cayla, is kidnapped and held to ransom. The pirates demand a crippling twenty billion dollar ransom for her release. Complicated political and diplomatic considerations render the civilized major powers incapable of intervening.

    Vicious cartoon violence

    I’m ashamed to admit I rather enjoyed this. It’s typical Wilbur Smith: a ripping adventure yarn peppered with vicious racial stereotypes and a few sup..Show More »

    Reviewed on 26 May 2011 by Victor (Rayleigh, United Kingdom)
  • 2
    Vicious Circle | Wilbur Smith

    Vicious Circle

    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Wilbur Smith
    • Narrated By John Lee

    When Hector Cross's new life is overturned, he immediately recognizes the ruthless hand of an enemy he has faced many times before: a terrorist group has re-emerged - like a deadly scorpion from beneath its rock. Determined to fight back, Hector draws together a team of his most loyal friends from his former life in Cross Bow Security, a company originally contracted to protect his beloved wife, Hazel Bannock, and her company, the Bannock Oil Corp. They travel to the remotest Middle East, to hunt down those who pursue him and his loved ones.


    I love stories by Wilbur Smith, my favourite author. However this book is awful. The story is tedious and very very far fetched. Delete button in acti..Show More »

    Reviewed on 01 December 2013 by robert (chesterfield, United Kingdom)
  • 3
    Predator | Wilbur Smith, Tom Cain


    • UNABRIDGED (15 hrs and 20 mins)
    • By Wilbur Smith, Tom Cain
    • Narrated By Ben Onwukwe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready

    The Hunt Begins…Two men are responsible for the death of Hector Cross’ wife and only one is left alive: Johnny Congo – psychopath, extortionist, murderer, and the bane of Cross’s life. He caught him before and let him go. Now, Hector wants him dead. So does the US government.<

    Usual Smith

    I felt the accents were a bit ropey and inconsistent at times, and the plot had a few deus ex machina bits that it could have done without

    Reviewed on 22 June 2016 by noonand ()