"In his superb thriller series featuring charismatic Japanese-American assassin John Rain, author Barry Eisler serves up steamy foreign locales, stunning action, and enough high-tech weaponry to make for an A-plus read."
—New York Daily News
"Furious and creative…Rain’s combination of quirks and proficiency is the stuff great characters are made of."
"'Livia Lone' is an absolutely first-rate thriller... emotionally true at each beat..."
—New York Times Book Review
"An explosive thriller that plunges into the sewer of human smuggling...Filled with raw power, 'Livia Lone' may be the darkest thriller of the year."
—Kirkus, Starred Review
"Eisler combines the insouciance of Ian Fleming, the realistic detail of Tom Clancy, the ennui of Graham Greene, and the prose power of John le Carré."
"No one is writing a better thriller series today than Barry Eisler. He has quickly jumped into my top-ten best American mystery/thriller writers, along with Michael Connelly, Lee Child, Walter Mosley, and Harlan Coben…Rating: A."
"Written with a delightfully soft touch and a powerful blend of excitement, exotica, and what (ever since John le Carré) readers have known to call tradecraft."
Welcome to the official website of author Barry Eisler. If you like edge-of-your seat action, exotic locations, realistic spycraft, steamy sex, and protagonists who are “the stuff great characters are made of” (Entertainment Weekly), you’ve come to the right place…
The Chaos Kind
The assassins of Barry Eisler’s #1 bestseller The Killer Collective are back—and this time, it’s chaos.
Assistant US Attorney Alondra Diaz hates traffickers. And she’s determined to put one of America’s most powerful financiers, Andrew Schrader, in prison forever for his crimes against children.
But Schrader has videos implicating some of the most powerful members of the US national security state. To eliminate Diaz, the powers that be bring in a contractor: Marvin Manus, an implacable assassin whose skills have been forged in intelligence, the military, and the hardest prisons.
—Deadly Pleasures Award winner
—San Jose Mercury News
—Mystery Ink Gumshoe Award winner
—San Francisco Chronicle
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