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About the book
  • Published: 1 February 2016
  • ISBN: 9781405919609
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 348
  • RRP: $19.99

The Assassin: An Isaac Bell Adventure




Yet there's more to this assassin than meets the eye. And they're creeping closer to Bell with each passing day . . .

Kansas, 1905

On a new well out on the plains an assassin's bullet kills oilman Spike Hopewell. Minutes later an explosion rips apart his refinery.

Death and destruction - just another bad day at the well?

Except Isaac Bell of the Van Dorn Detective Agency witnessed everything. He's trailing a murderer who has been targeting anyone brave enough to stand against the powerful interests of Standard Oil.

It's a cat and mouse chase which leads Bell to Texas and New York in pursuit of the sharpest shooter in the land.

Yet there's more to this assassin than meets the eye. And they're creeping closer to Bell with each passing day . . .

  • Pub date: 1 February 2016
  • ISBN: 9781405919609
  • Imprint: Michael Joseph
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 348
  • RRP: $19.99

About the Authors

Clive Cussler

Clive Cussler is the author or co-author of twenty previous bestselling books. He divides his time between Arizona and Colorado.

Justin Scott

Justin Scott is the author of twenty-three thrillers and mystery novels, written under his own name and the pen names Paul Garrison, J. S. Blazer, and Alexander Cole. He has twice been nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Awards given by the Mystery Writers of America. He lives in Connecticut.


Praise for The Assassin: An Isaac Bell Adventure

“The adventure king”

Sunday Express

“Cussler is hard to beat”

Daily Mail


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