Download A Lonely Resurrection (John Rain, Book 2) by Barry Eisler PDF

By Barry Eisler

John Rain sequence, e-book #2

Previously released as Hard Rain and Blood from Blood

All John Rain desires is to get out of the killing company. yet along with his discretion, his reliability, and his targeted expertise for loss of life through "natural causes," not anyone is prepared to allow him simply retire. So whilst an outdated nemesis from the japanese nationwide police strength involves him with a brand new job--eliminate Murakami, a killer much more fearsome than Rain himself--Rain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 aware he can't refuse.

Aided via an achingly fascinating part Brazilian, part eastern unique dancer he understands 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 warfare Rain can't win, but additionally one he can't have enough money to lose--a conflict the place the differences among pal and foe and fact and deceit are as murky because the rain-slicked streets of Tokyo.

"... a superlative job... wonderful and suspenseful adequate to maintain you turning the pages as quick as your eyes can follow."
--Chicago solar Times

Includes a observe from the writer introducing the recent edition. This is ebook #2 within the John Rain murderer sequence, notwithstanding every one access is written as a standalone and you'll learn them in any order you like.

Show description

Read or Download A Lonely Resurrection (John Rain, Book 2) PDF

Best thriller books

Catch Me (Detective D.D. Warren, Book 6)

Charlene furnish believes she's going to die. For the earlier few years, her adolescence pals were murdered one after the other. related day. related time. Now she's the final of her associates alive, and she's counting down the ultimate 4 days of her existence till January 21.

Charlene doesn't plan on taking place and not using a struggle. She has taken up boxing, taking pictures, and working. She additionally desires Boston's most sensible murder detective, D. D. Warren, to address the investigation.

But as D. D. delves deeper into the case, she begins to query the woman's tale. intuition tells her that Charlene will not be in any risk in any respect. If that's precise, the girl should have a secret—one so terrifying that it on my own may be the maximum hazard of all.

The Procedure

Nmarried and unwilling to attend for Mr. ideal to teach up, Melanie Allen comes to a decision it’s time to have a toddler and enters the infertility application on the Upstate kin hospital in Syracuse, big apple. however the determination will price her dearly. [/u][u] Melanie learns that Dr. Reed Neumann, infertility specialist and founding father of the medical institution, wishes somebody to fill in for his receptionist for a number of days.

Cloak and Dagger (The IMA, Book 1)

Michael Boutilier is a tender murderer operating for a mysterious association of mercenaries known as the IMA; a company so strong that govt denies its lifestyles. whilst a hacker breaks into their computer's mainframe, they ship Michael out to complete off the free ends. yet to date, there's only one result in cross on.

The Swap

First released in nice Britain in 2007 through Harvill Secker

Ever have a second you would like you may undo? A wickedly excellent story of revenge, secret, and destiny, Antony Moore’s The change is right now a gripping mystery and a hilarious black comedy—a e-book for an individual who’s ever puzzled what might have been. ..

Harvey Briscow—smoker, drinker, comic-shop owner—is dealing with one other university reunion again in Cornwall. Having spent the final 20 years second-guessing himself, Harvey isn’t extremely joyful on the prospect of revealing his classmates the mess he’s made from his existence. yet this can be Harvey’s 20th reunion, a milestone that every one yet promises that Charles “Bleeder” Odd—the freakish reject who made off with Harvey’s now-priceless Superman One comedian in a school-yard swap—will be in attendance.

But whilst Harvey returns to Cornwall, hoping to retrieve his comedian, he’s met with various surprises. . . . Bleeder is now dazzlingly successful—and particularly content material to observe Harvey squirm, refusing to recognize their long-ago exchange. And Harvey—fueled via drink and the promise of an attractive woman—soon makes a fateful selection, one he immediately needs he may perhaps undo. A lifeless physique and an enraged husband additional complicate issues . . . yet there’s a silver lining during this unusual chain of occasions: all of sudden one undesirable switch is the least of Harvey’s regrets. . . .

Extra info for A Lonely Resurrection (John Rain, Book 2)

Sample text

Instructions were repeated. The guards used their axes and iron bars to pry open the wreckage, carefully at first and then with a terrible, almost wilfully destructive abandon. The rest of the young woman’s body simply was not there. There were no complete bodies anywhere in this pile of wreckage, only mismatched tatters of torn clothing and random bits of flesh and gouged bone. There was not so much as an identifiable scrap of her dress left behind. There was only the pale arm ending in the bloodless and tightly curled and now motionless fingers.

I do not know if Ellen Ternan and her mother went with him. I do know they returned with him. A lady whom I have never met nor much wish to, a certain Mrs William Clara Pitt Byrne (a friend, I am told, of Charles Waterton—the naturalist and explorer who reported his bold adventures all over the world but who had died from a silly fall at his estate of Walton Hall just eleven days before the Staplehurst accident, his ghost later reported to be haunting the place in the form of a great grey heron), loved to send little bits of malicious gossip to the Times.

She was face-down in the swamp, her arms under her body. He rolled her over to be certain that she was no longer among the living, when suddenly her eyes popped open in her mud-covered face. ” she gasped. ” It took a moment before Dickens noticed the infant clasped fiercely between the fat woman’s heavy arms, the small white face pressed deep against the woman’s pendulous bosoms. The baby was dead—either drowned in the shallow swamp or asphyxiated by its mother’s weight. Dickens heard a hissing call, saw Drood’s pale form waving to him from the web of shadows under the broken bridge and walked towards him, but came first to a collapsed, upside-down carriage where a young woman’s bare but shapely arm protruded from what was left of a window.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.18 of 5 – based on 43 votes