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Requiem for an Assassin

by Barry Eisler

  • 210 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Putnam Adult .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7471097M
ISBN 100399154264
ISBN 109780399154263
OCLC/WorldCa85783376

Blake has created a great story line, that fans must keep on reading about until it has been finished. Some expected a lot from the book, and were far from disappointed by it. “Return of the Assassin” is the third novel in the “Assassin” series and was released in the year Requiem for an Assassin. Eisler's John Rain series is one of the best serials I've ever read. If you like thrillers, you will like these stories about a Japanese American, a Vietnam vet and a trained assassin with all the skills (and weapons) of James Bond. I have read all of the preceding novels in the series and this one is as good as the first.5/5(3).

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Requiem for an assassin by Barry Eisler, , G.P. Putnam's Sons edition, in English Requiem for an assassin ( edition) | Open LibraryPages:   A lot of the action in those books is referred to in Requiem for an Assassin; if you don't want those stories spoiled for you, it may be a good decision to start with the beginning of the series. The order of the series is Rain Fall, Hard Rain, Rain Storm, Killing Rain, and The Last Assassin/5().

Previously published as Requiem for an Assassin. Hunted and finally cornered, John Rain faces his deadliest enemy ever: himself. For Rain, “the most charismatic assassin since James Bond” (San Francisco Chronicle), getting out of the life was never going to be with a new identity in Paris, and the help of his lover, Mossad agent Delilah, he was beginning to leave the killing /5(). Someone correct me if I'm wrong, but as far as Requiem is concerned if you're in heavy armor you may as well be banging symbol drums together while you're tip-toeing. Not exactly. This is how I've managed to get Dawnbreaker on a relatively low level (20+) - I've sneaked behind that necromancer (just enough to have a shot) and OSed him with a.


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Every new book seems to be better than the last. I just finished reading the sixth book (Requiem for an Assassin by Barry Eisler) in this series and loved it.

I have read this John Rain novel series in the order they were published so that I would be familiar with what has happened previously in this assassin series/5(). The Killer Ascendant (Previously Published as Requiem for an Assassin) (A John Rain Novel) - Kindle edition by Eisler, Barry. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Killer Ascendant (Previously Published as Requiem for an Assassin) (A John Rain Novel)/5().

Requiem for the Assassin rocks. The assassin series is my favorite and this installment was excellent. Fast moving, lots of action, and most importantly, the relationship between Cruz and El Rey continues to evolve.

El Rey's assignment in Arizona was worth the cost of the book alone, but if I told you what he does there it would spoil all the fun/5. Requiem For An Assassin is a fast-paced, thrill-a-minute novel with modern day happenings all woven together to produce one hell of a book.

The book is about assassin-extraordinaire, John Rain, and his tug-of-war battle within himself regarding his 5/5(5).

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Hunted and finally cornered, John Rain faces his deadliest /5. For a high-end assassin contemplating life changes, friends may be both assets and liabilities.

In his sixth John Rain thriller, Eisler (The Last Assassin,etc.) has let his killer-for-hire protagonist grow terms of his budding romance with Mossad agent Delilah, that’s a plus, although Rain finds his burgeoning sense of peace and relaxation : Barry Eisler.

Requiem for An Assassin (Book): Eisler, Barry: If you had to kill three people to save your best friend's life, would you do it. When John Rain decides to get out of the business, his hand is forced by rogue CIA operative Jim Hilger. Hilger kidnaps Dox, Rain's trusted partner and closest friend, and offers Rain a choice: carry out a final assignment, or bear the responsibility for Dox's murder.

Requiem for the Assassin moves like a bullet. In what is inarguably the best book of the ASSASSIN series, Russell Blake has outdone himself.

CISEN has ordered El Rey to assassinate multiple targets, among them a glamorous reporter, an admiral in the Mexican Navy, a clergyman and a farmer who is virtually unknown/5(). REQUIEM FOR AN ASSASSIN is by far the best of the six John Rain novels and easily Barry Eisler's most ambitious work.

In retrospect it is obvious that Eisler, over the arc of the five previous installments in this series, has been building slowly toward the events that come to pass in this latest book, namely.

Requiem for An Assassin (Book): Eisler, Barry: "For John Rain, getting out of the assassin business was never going to be easy. But with a new identity in Paris, and the help of his lover, Mossad agent Delilah, he was beginning to leave the killing business behind. And then he receives a message from rogue CIA operative Jim Hilger: We have your friend Dox.

Although each book stands alone very well, there are a number of references to previous books, and Rain's transition (I don't want to give away to much) is very well done and interesting to follow.

Very human. "Requiem for an Assassin" is one of my personal favorites/5(37). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Reviews. Ap In Eisler’s predictable sixth thriller to star half Japanese, half American assassin John Rain (after ’s The Last Assassin), Rain’s longtime rival, rogue CIA agent Jim Hilger, kidnaps Rain’s sniper friend Dox and threatens to kill Dox unless Rain murders three people Hilger wants dead.

Despite his ambivalence about his chosen trade, Rain carries out the. Requiem for an Assassin Barry Eisler, Author. Putnam $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. Paying a Horrible Price Buy this book In Eisler’s. Requiem for An Assassin (Book): Eisler, Barry: If you had to kill three people to save your best friend's life, would you do it.

When John Rain decides to get out of the business, his hand is forced by rogue CIA operative Jim Hilger. Hilger kidnaps Dox, Rain's trusted partner and closest friend, and offers Rain a choice: carry out a final assignment, or bear the responsibility for Dox's murder.

Requiem for the Assassin: (Assassin Series #5): Russell Blake: Books - (2). Get this from a library. Requiem for an assassin. [Barry Eisler] -- Blackmailed by a rogue CIA operative to carry out three assassinations or see his best friend murdered, reluctant killer-for-hire John Rain struggles with moral dilemmas as well as his growing.

Published inthis is the first book in the “Assassin” series, the King of Swords is an action packed thriller based in the seedy and often violent world of a drug cartel.

Set in the location of Mexico, the story revolves around an assassination plot at the G Financial Summit in San Jose Del Cabo. Requiem for an assassin by Barry Eisler; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Japanese Americans in fiction, Murder for hire, Assassins, Murder for hire in fiction, Fiction, Suspense fiction, Japanese Americans, John Rain (Fictitious character), Thriller, Assassins in fiction.

In Requiem for the Assassin, El Rey, the world's deadliest assassin, is called into the field to terminate a list of seemingly unrelated targets on behalf of CISEN, the Mexican Intelligence Agency.

But things are never as they seem in the murky world of intrigue, and he quickly goes from being the hunter to the prey/5().Hunted and finally cornered, John Rain faces his deadliest enemy ever: himself.

For John Rain, “the most charismatic assassin since James Bond” (San Francisco Chronicle), getting out .Dragon Assassin. K likes. A brand new series by Arthur Slade!

She just wants to graduate assassin school. The emperor wants her dead. At least she has a dragon on her side.5/5.