The Failsafe Query

By Michael Jenkins

The Failsafe Query is a Spy and Forensic thriller, telling the tale of Cold War spy intrigue, merged with modern day cyber intelligence.

Rewards for this book are not available.

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10 pledges


E-book edition
$25  + shipping
42 pledges

Super Patron (Early Bird Discount)

Special Early Bird price. Paperback 1st edition, ebook edition and your name in the list of Super Patrons in the front of the book.

60 available.

$25  + shipping
10 pledges


1st edition paperback and ebook edition.
$30  + shipping
21 pledges

Super Patron Paperback

1st edition paperback, ebook edition and your name in the list of Super Patrons in the front of the book.
$55  + shipping
17 pledges

The Failsafe Launch Party: London

1st edition paperback and ebook edition plus an invitation to the London based launch party. With theme, nibbles, glass of champagne, and some of the larger than life people the characters are based on.
$60  + shipping
9 pledges

Limited Edition Cover Art

1st edition paperback, ebook edition and a limited edition book cover art. Sized at A3.
$75  + shipping
5 pledges

The Failsafe Original Mindmap Art

1st edition paperback, ebook edition and the limited edition framed colour pencil drawing and sketches of the plot lines drawn in Italy.

10 available.

$115  + shipping
1 pledge

5 Copy Bundle

5 copies of the 1st edition paperback and the ebook edition.
$195  + shipping
2 pledges

Failsafe Lunch

1st edition paperback, ebook edition and lunch and short presentation on the book background with the author (and where available, one of the individuals that certain book characters were based on)

Travel not included. In a Military club. 8 available.

$225  + shipping
3 pledges

Name The Failsafe Canines

1st edition paperback, ebook edition and your choice of naming a canine – there are 3 in the book.
$225  + shipping
8 pledges

The Failsafe Special Acknowledgement

A signed 1st edition paperback and the ebook edition, limited edition book cover print, failsafe mindmap with frame.
$POA  + shipping
1 pledge

The Failsafe Presentation

Michael will come to your business, office, place of work, and give a vibrant interactive presentation on the background to the book, the locations, where the characters came alive from, the travels and escapades of the central characters – all immersed in a theme of real life stories of remote travel, high risk exploits, & military adventure on numerous operations. Please contact me by messaging me here if you are interested in this.

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