Veteran CIA officer Max Waller has long been obsessed with the abduction and murder of his Agency mentor. Though years of digging yield the name of a suspect, an Iranian math genius turned terrorist, the trail seems too cold to justify further effort. Then Max turns up a photograph of the man standing alongside Osama bin Laden and a mysterious westerner whose face has been cut out, feeding Max's suspicion.
"author should stick to nonfiction"
In this hour, we take a look at suicide bombers - why there are so many in this generation, how their families feel, and what, if anything, we can do about them. First, CIA agent turned novelist and film-maker Robert Baer (Blow the House Down). Next, novelist Louis de Bernieres (Bird without Wings), and more.