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Asia, especially SE-Asia, Hawai'i and travelling, reading books, writing one or two (?), learning strange languages, and reading, travelling, and so on, as long as the tradewinds blow.
But here instead of bridges yet crossed and yet burned at the end of 'The Retribution', we will see others re-built instead.
Young Torin appears at the Bradfield Metropolitan Police to report his Mum missing, a very straight person Paula McIntyre knows. He cannot believe that his mother has left him alone for the night, 14-year old as he is. And Paula takes his claim very seriously. Because someone is brutally killing women. Women who who bear a striking resemblance to former DCI Carol Jordan - but is this the right way around? Or is Carol Jordan simply fitting into the scheme of the abducter and later on also killer of a certain type of woman he wants to punish? Punish for… Read more
And I have read a lot about countries all around the World, but mostly about Asia. Because my opinion as a frequent traveller is: 'Forewarned is Forearmed'!
As the author Paul Fussel says in the title of his oh so recommendable book: IT'S MORE THAN JUST DON'T DRINK THE WATER! But yet this first advice can halp a lot a lot! OK - let's admit it: Who has travelled some Asian countries, knows exactly what our good Paul wants to tell us. We simply cannot expect the same - let's circumscribe it politely - sanitation or 'ablutions' like we may find it in let's say Dallas/Texas, Manchester/GB, Bern/Suisse, Lyon/France, Verona/Italy, maybe also Athens/Greece - but all… Read more
My first John Rain thriller I have read years ago in Italian, then reread in the original language - which was totally an other pair of shoes! From this time on I am waiting impatiently for a new nail-biter written by Barry Eisler to come out...
In 'Graveyard of Memories' now the author let us discover how Rain became the tough and almost invincible assassin-for-hire-but-not-for-sale as we know him from all the other books of the series.
Tokyo, 1972. Jun, age 20 and fresh from Vietnam, is working as a bagman for the CIA. When an operation goes badly wrong and he has to kill a street thug, John's life is about to change forever. The killing of the mobster sets off… Read more