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Alias: The Pursuit: A Michael Vaughn Novel

(Alias Prequel #5)

3.76  ·  Rating details ·  193 ratings  ·  15 reviews
Michael Vaughn’s father left him a legacy: A calling to a world filled with necessary lies. Dangerous exploits.

And the chance to make a difference.

Michael is ready to be an agent for the CIA. To do whatever it takes to honor his father’s memory.

But serving his country will exact a toll higher than he can imagine. His life will change forever.

And so it begins.

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Mass Market Paperback, 199 pages
Published July 2003 by Bantam Books
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Gabriel Mero
Jul 21, 2017 rated it it was amazing
It was great to get an insight into Vaughn's life prior to the series.
Margaret Chind
Aug 05, 2007 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Alias fans
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I love Alias, I cannot help it. I found Alias through the Blockbuster mailing Netflix wanna be program and fell in love. It was during the third season on television and my roommate and I got all of them and would watch it for hours as a marathon until we ran out of discs and then would run to the mailbox to mail them off and wait two days until the next influx of discs would come. It was completely addictive and made me forget about my depression. The only anti-depressive I have ever had to wor ...more
Jim C
Jun 11, 2016 rated it liked it
A book based on the television series. This is set before the television show and tells the story of how Michael Vaughn became a CIA agent. We also get a look at his first mission. If you are looking for Sydney, you have to read something else because she is not in this book.

I have not been a fan of the Alias media tie-in books but this one was much better. I thought the author did a commendable job with the main character as I had no problem picturing Vaughn. Also, this fits in nicely with the
Aug 24, 2011 rated it really liked it
I'm a fan of Alias during the heydays.And yes,Michael Vaughn is one of my favorite character.Well,this book is all about him.Narrating on how,why,and what makes him joining the CIA.And yes,you can expect some intense action included hey,he's yet to be a part of it,and he's already been through all the jazz.

Get this one if you're into: Alias (the tv series),Michael Vaughn,espionage
Aug 02, 2011 rated it liked it
Recommends it for: Alias fans
Another quick read in the Alia series. This book takes a break from Sydney Bristow's character and instead goes into a bit of Michal Vaughn's background. I did find this book a little slow in the beginning but it picked up and finished well.
Apr 29, 2018 rated it liked it
Another good Alias book!
Jul 30, 2011 added it
I enjoyed it, quick and easy read
May 19, 2011 rated it liked it
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The 5th book in the Alias Prequel series. Fun, fast-paced, and enjoyable.
April James
Jan 20, 2010 rated it it was amazing
An addicting series you just cannot put down.
Jan 15, 2012 rated it really liked it
I read this while Rich and I were driving to a JMU football game - staring Paul! - at Furman University in Greenville, SC...

JMU won 14-13
Nov 18, 2008 rated it really liked it
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Would have loved it more if it were longer with more details, but it was a decent read. Stayed true to the show.
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