Efraim's Eye

  • 出版日期:2012/09/24
  • 語言:英文
  • ISBN: 9781625163264
  • 字數: 120,615
電子書售價:NT$ 149

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Paul, a British financial consultant, is sent to investigate the Moroccan charity by its British parent organization. He is joined in Marrakech by Naomi, the operations director of the British charity. Naomi is a beautiful Israeli, who speaks seven languages and is an accomplished musician. Will Paul and Naomi discover Yusuf’s corruption and his link to Efraim? Can they prevent the destruction of the Eye? And, do they have a future together?

詳細書訊

The London Eye and its 800 riders are the target for Efraim, an Iraqi terrorist. Funded by his half-brother, Yusuf, the corrupt chief executive of a Moroccan charity, Efraim travels to Pakistan, Afghanistan, Georgia, Azerbaijan, and Chechnya to build the necessary shaped charges. Paul, a British financial consultant, is sent to investigate the Moroccan charity by its British parent organization. He is joined in Marrakech by Naomi, the operations director of the British charity. Naomi is a beautiful Israeli, who speaks seven languages and is an accomplished musician. Will Paul and Naomi discover Yusuf's corruption and his link to Efraim? Can they prevent the destruction of the Eye? And, do they have a future together?

About the Author

William was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and attended William Penn Charter School and Phillips Exeter Academy. He graduated from Yale University with a degree in Physics, having minored in English and Creative Writing. He served four years in the U. S. Navy, the last two as Chief Engineer of a destroyer.

Upon completion of his military service, William joined the Power Systems business of Westinghouse Electric Corporation where he progressed through a series of roles culminating in Vice President and General Manager, Synthetic Fuels Division. He then moved to Carrier Corporation (air conditioning) where he was responsible for Carrier's Europe, Africa and Middle East operations. From Carrier, William transitioned into management consulting, where he had his own successful practice.

More recently, he wrote Fishing in Foreign Seas, a business-oriented romance which was published in August 2009. In 2011, Sin & Contrition, the wide-ranging story of transgressions by six characters, was published. Ephraim's Eye, a romantic thriller about a charity in Morocco that provides financing to a terrorist, and The Iranian Scorpion, a thriller about the drugs trade in Afghanistan and Iran were published in 2012.

He particularly enjoys writing about characters caught up in ethical, religious or moral dilemmas. And, he takes pride in the depth of research which goes into his novels.
William, now a British citizen, as well, is married to an Italian lady who has a successful food business. They live in London, and have a summer villa on the north coast of Sicily.
William has three children, two step-daughters, and eleven grandchildren.

He has a popular blog about the writing of fiction at: http://williampeace.bookblogworld.com

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"Efraim's Eye" has received a Reader Views Literary Award, 2013 for General Fiction.
It was a also a Finalist in the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book Awards - Suspense/Thriller

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