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By Barry Eisler
Previously released as demanding Rain and Blood from Blood
All John Rain desires is to get out of the killing company. yet together with his discretion, his reliability, and his specified expertise for dying through "natural causes," nobody is prepared to enable him simply retire. So whilst 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 aware he can't refuse.
Aided through 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 struggle among the CIA and the yakuza. It's a conflict 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 good friend 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 can be ebook #2 within the John Rain murderer sequence, notwithstanding each one access is written as a standalone and you may learn them in any order you love.
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Das machen die Männer immer. Glaube mir, du darfst ihnen nichts, aber auch gar nichts glauben. Lass dir Sven gegenüber gar nichts anmerken, wovon du weißt. Führe ihn an der Nase herum. Nütze deine weibliche Überlegenheit aus. Männer überlassen das Denken im Allgemeinen weniger ihrem Hirn als anderen Körperteilen, wenn du weißt, was ich meine! Für Männer sind wir Frauen doch ›das unbekannte Wesen‹. Trotz der Emanzipation glauben sie nach wie vor, wir wären das schwache Geschlecht, das umworben, umgarnt und erobert werden will.
Genauso wenig verstand ich es, als ich zu meiner neuen Familie weggebracht wurde. Meine Pflegeeltern, ich habe sie so gehasst, dass ich ihren Namen seit Jahren nicht erwähnt habe. Gott – oder das, was sie unter dem Begriff Gott verstanden haben – haben sie mir vorgepredigt. Nachdem ich aber Gott nicht verstehen konnte, wie sie wollten, versuchten sie, Gott in mich hineinzuprügeln. Welche Enttäuschung war ich dann wohl für sie, als ich mit 14 vom katholischen Gymnasium für Mädchen St. Hildegard verwiesen würde.
Ich betrachte sein Gesicht genauer im Spiegel. Kann schon sein, dass ich ihn 37 von irgendwoher kenne. Soll ich mir etwa jeden hübschen Kerl merken? Er hat mich mit Nachnamen angesprochen. Das sagt mir mindestens, dass wir nicht intim miteinander waren. « »Simon, Simon Heinzle. « Ah, ein ehemaliger Schüler. Ja, jetzt erinnere ich mich. Simon war ein eher ruhiger, introvertierter Schüler gewesen. Ich weiß aber noch, wie er mich öfters tief in Gedanken anstarrte. Ich glaube, mit seinem Blick hätte er mich damals am liebsten ausgezogen.
A Lonely Resurrection (John Rain, Book 2) by Barry Eisler