BEN PETERS WORLD WAR II SERIES
In Pursuit Of Platinum
AS the Germans invade Paris in 1940 American Ben Peters attempts to smuggle a fortune in platinum out of the city in the legendary Bullion Bentley. But the Bentley is carrying an even more valuable human cargo, a mysterious Frenchwoman escaping with her young son and a secret that could change the course of the Second World War.
AMERICA is facing its biggest threat. Two beautiful and dangerous women, who will do anything to achieve their goals. Nazis battling Mafia assassins. And German U-boats threatening to devastate New York and other American cities. Enjoy action-packed historical spy stories? Then the second of this riveting World War II series is for you.
Vic Robbie was born in Scotland, lives in England, and loves spending time in California. An author of fast-paced thrillers, his first two books in the Ben Peters World War II series, the best-selling IN PURSUIT OF PLATINUM and PARADISE GOLD have been described as ‘Brilliant! Exciting! Suspenseful!’.
As a journalist, he has travelled the world working for newspapers such as the Daily Mail, The Independent, Scotland on Sunday, Daily Telegraph, Daily Mirror, and Sydney Telegraph in the UK, Australia and the US as a writer, columnist and editor.
He launched and edited the award-winning magazine Golf & Travel, and his publishing company produced the PGA Official Yearbook and a number of other sports publications.
Apart from playing golf with a passion, but little skill, he has run a number of marathons, including New York and London, for charity.
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Enjoyed the book immensely. Hard to put the book down. Great insight of the civilians caught up in the German takeover of Paris. Plenty of action, romance and international intrigue. I don't give 5 stars lightly. But this book is a well -deserved 5-star book! –...read more
We were very lucky to have Stuart Bache design the striking cover of the thriller IN PURSUIT OF PLATINUM. Stuart has an impressive pedigree having designed covers for great authors such as Stephen King, John Le Carre, Tony Parsons and Chris Ryan. He is also a great...read more
IT'S always one of the first questions you're asked when you produce a new book: "How long did it take you to write?" Sometimes in more flippant moments I've felt like saying 'I knocked it out over the weekend.' But I've never had the guts, fearing a putdown along the...read more
Thanks everyone. IN PURSUIT OF PLATINUM The Shocking Secret of World War II is on the rise. My new thriller reached #2 on the Amazon Best Seller charts for War Stories and #3 for Spy Stories and Tales of Intrigue over Easter and was No.1 on Goodreads Best WWII...read more