“Eagle Shield: Milestone Rising by Carl Lakeland is a riveting, action-packed novel about an ex-combat team member’s mission that has an unusual twist.
An Australian Secret Intelligence Service mission is jeopardized when the asset is kidnapped, and a vital classified item is hijacked in the exciting and action-packed thriller, Eagle Shield: Milestone Rising by Carl Lakeland. Wounded in a military operation for the Special Air Service Regiment, Nathan is reassigned to the Australian Secret Intelligence Service. Nathan’s newest mission is to safeguard both a top-secret computer disc and Angel, a ten-year-old orphaned girl. His objective is to get Angel and the disc to a safe-house in Melbourne. However, before Nathan and Angel have gotten very far, Angel becomes ill, and the mission is diverted. While Nathan is rushing Angel to a medic station, someone breaks into their motel room and steals the disc. To salvage the ASIS operation, Nathan leaves Angel in the care of the medical staff to retrieve the disc. However, when he returns to the medical facility, the nurses are dead, and Angel is missing. Can Nathan track Angel down and save her before it is too late ?
Eagle Shield: Milestone Rising by Carl Lakeland is a riveting, action-packed novel about an ex-combat team member’s mission that has an unusual twist. Complete with blood, guts, and death-defying scenes, it is impossible to put the book down until you reach the final page. Captivating characters, an intriguing plot, and an intense story line make this novel an outstanding first book in what promises to be an exceptional series. I highly recommend it to those who love stories with military settings, intricate shadowy political plots mixed with alien influences, and special ops units. This sensational Australian thriller will capture your imagination and set it on fire. Word of caution; considering the violent content of this book, it is more suited for young adult and older audiences.