The Lightning File by Eric Wright
Approx. 92,850 words.
Published on August 8, 2011.
Reporter Josh Radley uncovers a network of companies laundering drug money to finance a terrorist attack on American interests from Canadian soil. The identity of their four targets is hidden in a cryptic Arabic file. Just when Josh needs to focus on disciphering this file, his marriage is unraveling, his job is threatened, his childhood faith is fading, and he falls for an Asian beauty.