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Kill Shot: An American Assassin Thriller

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#1 INTERNATIONALLY BESTSELLING AUTHOR VINCE FLYNN DELIVERS THE YOUNG, HUNGRY, AND LETHAL MITCH RAPP AT THE ONSET OF HIS CAREER AS A CIA SUPERAGENT.

In the year since the CIA trained and then unleashed him, Mitch Rapp has been steadily working his way through a list of men, bullet by bullet. With each swift and untraceable kill, the tangled network of monsters responsible for the slaughter of 270 civilians in the Pan Am Lockerbie attack become increasingly aware that someone is hunting them. Rapp is given his next target, and finds the man asleep in his bed in Paris. In the split second it takes the bullet to leave Rapps silenced pistol, the trap is sprung and he finds himself in the fight of his life.

The next morning, nine bodies are discovered in one of Pariss finest hotels—among them the Libyan oil minister. Back in Washington the finger-pointing begins in earnest as no one wants any part in what has become an international crisis and potential embarrassment for the CIA. Rapps handlers have only one choice—deny any responsibility for the incident and pray that their newest secret weapon stays that way.

Rapp must avoid capture or die quietly. One person in the group, however, is not prone to leaving such important things to chance. Rapp has become a liability, and Stan Hurley will not allow Rapp to be taken alive by the French authorities, even if it means killing him. Operating on his own and outside the control of his handlers, it will soon become clear that nothing is more dangerous than a wounded and cornered Mitch Rapp.

In Flynns newest page-turner, the stakes are higher than theyve ever been as Mitch Rapp embarks on the journey that will turn him into Americas most deadly asset. The nonstop action in this shockingly realistic political thriller will keep your pulse pounding till the very end.

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#1 New York Times bestselling author Vince Flynn is back with another nail-biting political thriller that follows the young Mitch Rapp on a deadly mission to hunt down the men responsible for the Pan Am Lockerbie terrorist attack.

For months, Mitch Rapp has been steadily working his way through a list of men, bullet by bullet. With each kill, the tangled network of monsters responsible for the slaughter of 270 civilians becomes increasingly clear. He is given his next target: a plump Libyan diplomat who is prone to drink and is currently in Paris without a single bodyguard.

Rapp finds him completely unprotected and asleep in his bed. With confidence in his well-honed skills and conviction of the man’s guilt, he easily sends a bullet into the man’s skull. But in the split second it takes the bullet to leave the silenced pistol, everything changes. The door to the hotel room is kicked open and gunfire erupts all around Rapp. In an instant the hunter has become the hunted. Rapp is left wounded and must flee for his life.

The next morning, the news breaks in Washington that Libya’s Oil Minister has been killed along with three innocent civilians and four unidentified men. The French authorities are certain that the gunman is wounded and on the loose in Paris. As the finger pointing begins, Rapp’s handlers have only one choice—deny any responsibility for the incident and pray that their newest secret weapon stays that way, avoiding capture and dying quietly. One person in the group, however, is not prone to leaving things to chance. Rapp has become a liability, and he absolutely cannot be allowed to be taken alive by the French authorities. But it will soon become clear that nothing is more dangerous than a wounded and cornered Mitch Rapp.

About the Author

Vince Flynn is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota. He lives in the Twin Cities with his wife and three children. Visit his website at VinceFlynn.com.

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sfeist, June 29, 2012 (view all comments by sfeist)
A nice continuation of the American Assassin Series. A little slower then some of the other Mitch Rapp books but it does pick up near the end. I appreciate how Vince Flynn has gone back to the beginning to show us the challenges that have made Rapp into the person he is in the later books.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781416595205
Author:
Flynn, Vince
Publisher:
Atria Books
Subject:
Thrillers
Subject:
Popular Fiction-Contemporary Thrillers
Subject:
Vince Flynn; Mitch Rapp; terrorist; spy novel; Lee Child; political thriller; counterterrorism; Washington DC; Benghazi; CIA; Lockerbie; Osama Bin Laden; John Le Carre; Rush Limbaugh; Alan Furst; American Assassin; American Assassin movie; Jason Bourne; M
Subject:
Vince Flynn; Mitch Rapp; terrorist; spy novel; Lee Child; political thriller; counterterrorism; Washington DC; Benghazi; CIA; Lockerbie; Osama Bin Laden; John Le Carre; Rush Limbaugh; Alan Furst; American Assassin; American Assassin movie; Jason Bourne; M
Subject:
Vince Flynn; Mitch Rapp; terrorist; spy novel; Lee Child; political thriller; counterterrorism; Washington DC; Benghazi; CIA; Lockerbie; Osama Bin Laden; John Le Carre; Rush Limbaugh; Alan Furst; American Assassin; American Assassin movie; Jason Bourne; M
Subject:
Vince Flynn; Mitch Rapp; terrorist; spy novel; Lee Child; political thriller; counterterrorism; Washington DC; Benghazi; CIA; Lockerbie; Osama Bin Laden; John Le Carre; Rush Limbaugh; Alan Furst; American Assassin; American Assassin movie; Jason Bourne; M
Subject:
Vince Flynn; Mitch Rapp; terrorist; spy novel; Lee Child; political thriller; counterterrorism; Washington DC; Benghazi; CIA; Lockerbie; Osama Bin Laden; John Le Carre; Rush Limbaugh; Alan Furst; American Assassin; American Assassin movie; Jason Bourne; M
Subject:
Vince Flynn; Mitch Rapp; terrorist; spy novel; Lee Child; political thriller; counterterrorism; Washington DC; Benghazi; CIA; Lockerbie; Osama Bin Laden; John Le Carre; Rush Limbaugh; Alan Furst; American Assassin; American Assassin movie; Jason Bourne; M
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
20120231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.12 in

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Product details 400 pages Atria Books - English 9781416595205 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , #1 New York Times bestselling author Vince Flynn is back with another nail-biting political thriller that follows the young Mitch Rapp on a deadly mission to hunt down the men responsible for the Pan Am Lockerbie terrorist attack.

For months, Mitch Rapp has been steadily working his way through a list of men, bullet by bullet. With each kill, the tangled network of monsters responsible for the slaughter of 270 civilians becomes increasingly clear. He is given his next target: a plump Libyan diplomat who is prone to drink and is currently in Paris without a single bodyguard.

Rapp finds him completely unprotected and asleep in his bed. With confidence in his well-honed skills and conviction of the man’s guilt, he easily sends a bullet into the man’s skull. But in the split second it takes the bullet to leave the silenced pistol, everything changes. The door to the hotel room is kicked open and gunfire erupts all around Rapp. In an instant the hunter has become the hunted. Rapp is left wounded and must flee for his life.

The next morning, the news breaks in Washington that Libya’s Oil Minister has been killed along with three innocent civilians and four unidentified men. The French authorities are certain that the gunman is wounded and on the loose in Paris. As the finger pointing begins, Rapp’s handlers have only one choice—deny any responsibility for the incident and pray that their newest secret weapon stays that way, avoiding capture and dying quietly. One person in the group, however, is not prone to leaving things to chance. Rapp has become a liability, and he absolutely cannot be allowed to be taken alive by the French authorities. But it will soon become clear that nothing is more dangerous than a wounded and cornered Mitch Rapp.

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