By Mark Walden
Scheming, extorting, menacing and basic evilness are not anything new on the earth of villainy - certainly it's anticipated. yet there are codes of behavior. before. In an try and purge the worldwide League of Villainous businesses of its extra harmful parts, Dr Nero has underestimated the crafty and assets of these who oppose him. in the meantime, Otto and the remainder of the Alpha circulation were despatched to start their so much feared workout: the quest, within the icy wastes of Siberia. yet there's a traitor of their midst. the 1st strike opposed to Nero can be a strike opposed to the Alpha move. Villain-kind is near to CIVIL conflict.
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Aftershock (H.I.V.E, Book 7) by Mark Walden