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Seconds to Midnight

Seconds to Midnight

Donovan Nash #7

Now available in trade paperback!

While on a routine Eco-Watch flight above northern Canada to study one of the most powerful solar flares in history, Donovan Nash and Michael Ross narrowly miss colliding with another aircraft—a Boeing 737 that's not supposed to be there. With the mysterious 737 trailing smoke, Donovan and Michael watch as the aircraft makes a crash landing on a frozen lake.

As the Boeing breaks through the ice and begins to sink, a figure escapes into the frigid water and manages to climb up onto the ice. Donovan reaches the lone survivor and it's a young woman. Just before she blacks out, she whispers a dire warning, "Don't let them know I'm alive..."

Seconds to Midnight plunges Donovan Nash and the Eco-Watch team into a fight for their lives. While Donovan searches for answers at the bottom of a frozen lake in Canada, his wife, Lauren, runs from operatives embedded in the top levels of the Russian government. With communications in the Northern Hemisphere crippled by the massive solar storm, Donovan, Michael, and Lauren battle for each second, as the clock ticks toward a possible Armageddon.

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"Some of the best reading ever created!"
   —Suspense Magazine

" plots, usually involving espionage of some kind, have been praised by the late Vince Flynn, William Kent Krueger and Steve Berry for careful research, spot-on dialogue and glimpses into the world of international spying."
   —St. Paul Pioneer Press

"Buckle up for a wild ride in this thrilling Arctic adventure!"
   —Fresh Fiction

"Philip Donlay delivers high-octane action from the first page to the last. Don't read Seconds to Midnight before tightening your seat belt."
   —Mystery Scene Magazine

"Like his previous thrillers, Donlay's Seconds to Midnight is impossible to put down."
   —Manhattan Book Review (Five Stars)

Oceanview Publishing, hardcover, March 2017, ISNB: 9781608092284
Oceanview Publishing, paperback, March 2019, ISNB: 9781608093342