The Ghost (Alias: The APO Series #11)
The Ghost, a legendary figure who has gone by so many aliases his real identity is a mystery, has created a double-edged hallucinogen that is both a blessing to psychiatry and a powerful weapon that can ignite mass hysteria. When the mad scientist is double-crossed by one of his own minions, Agent Sydney Bristow must accompany him to his undercover clinic in Switzerland an...more
Reading this Alias novel was like watching an Alias episode. Full of action, humour and science fiction-y ("some technologies used in the series place Alias into the genre of science fiction"*). Definitely a good read.
These are usually fairly light, entertaining reading. The author doesn't have to worry too much about background and character development, so it's almost all action. This one kept me guessing for quite a while though and the scenes of Jack hallucinating in the Vietnam jungle were truly disturbing.
Better than I expected.