By Barry Eisler
Previously released as difficult Rain and Blood from Blood
All John Rain wishes is to get out of the killing enterprise. yet together with his discretion, his reliability, and his particular expertise for demise by means of "natural causes," not anyone is keen to enable him simply retire. So while an previous nemesis from the japanese nationwide police strength involves him with a brand new job--eliminate Murakami, a killer much more fearsome than Rain himself--Rain is familiar with he can't refuse.
Aided by way of an achingly fascinating part Brazilian, part jap unique dancer he is aware he shouldn't belief, Rain pursues his quarry via underground no-holds-barred struggle golf equipment, mobbed-up hostess bars, and eventually into the guts of a shadow battle among the CIA and the yakuza. It's a battle Rain can't win, but additionally one he can't come up with the money for to lose--a battle the place the differences among pal and foe and fact and deceit are as murky because the rain-slicked streets of Tokyo.
Includes a word from the writer introducing the hot variation. this is often ebook #2 within the John Rain murderer sequence, even though each one access is written as a standalone and you'll learn them in any order you're keen on.
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If a valve leaked, it was their fault. If the freaking captain’s head smelled bad, it was their freaking fault. Hell, those guys spent more time at captain’s mast than they spent in the rack. One by one, privileges were taken away. First rank, then pay, then liberty. These guys walked on board as second class R I S E T O V I C T O RY 47 electronics technicians and by the time they left they barely had enough stripes to scrub the head. He rode them and rode them until they simply went crazy. Every man has his limit, and Christopher knew theirs.
Watch this one like a hawk, Edwards,” Christopher had snarled beneath his bushy gray eyebrows, turning the ﬁle over several times in his hands. ’ He’s your most senior lieutenant, but senior only in years of service, I assure you. He’s a sorry-ass excuse for an ofﬁcer if ever there was one. The worst I’ve seen. Immature obstinacy bordering on insubordination. I should’ve canned his ass years ago, but no matter—he’s getting out of the navy R I S E T O V I C T O RY 41 in a few months. It’s good riddance, too.
He had scolded Bloomﬁeld so many times in the past months that it must be amusing for him to see Edwards receive the same from Chappell. Edwards knew the admiral had already made up his mind. It was pointless to keep arguing. “I understand, Admiral,” Edwards ﬁnally said. “I had to try, sir. ” “Good,” Chappell said. He waited a few moments with his ear cocked toward the camera, as if he half-expected Edwards to give him another argument. Then in a more conciliatory tone, he added, “Good. The ﬂeet is stretched pretty thin these days, Dave.
A Lonely Resurrection (John Rain, Book 2) by Barry Eisler