Ambush Summary

Only Detective Michael Bennett stands in the way of two lethal cartels fighting for New York City's multi-million-dollar opioid trade. And they know where he and his family live.
An anonymous tip about a crime in Upper Manhattan proves to be a setup. An officer is taken down -- and, despite the attackers' efforts, it's not Michael Bennett.
New York's top cop is not the only one at risk. One of Bennett's children sustains a mysterious injury. And a series of murders follows, each with a distinct signature, alerting Bennett to the presence of a professional killer with a flair for disguise.
Bennett taps his best investigators and sources, and they fan out across the five boroughs. But the leads they're chasing turn out to be phantoms. The assassin takes advantage of the chaos, enticing an officer into compromising Bennett, then luring another member of Bennett's family into even graver danger.
Michael Bennett can't tell what's driving the assassin. But he can tell it's personal, and that it's part of something huge. Through twist after twist, he fights to understand exactly how he fits into the killer's plan, before he becomes the ultimate victim.

Book Reviews


Ambush4 star

Good read, but didn’t expect it to end so quickly. When there’s 500+ pages, I expect all 500 to be part of the novel I’m reading.45


Great Read5 star

The book had my attention throughout. Very good read55


Boring1 star

This was my first JP book read & I was expecting better main character & story line. I kept reading thinking it would get better but never did. Beyond boring characters.15

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Ambush5 star

Great as always55

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