By Barry Eisler
Critics praised Barry Eisler's first novels, Rain Fall and Hard Rain, calling Japanese-American John Rain, the cynical, romantic, conscientious murderer, "one of the main memorable characters in fresh thrillers" (San Jose Mercury News) and "a striking production, a multifaceted killer with the soul of a poet" (Mystery Ink).
In Rain Storm, Rain has fled to Brazil to flee the killing company and the enemies who've been encircling him. yet his knack for making demise appear to have been of "natural causes" and his skill to function ignored in Asia proceed to create unwelcome call for for his prone. His outdated enterprise, the CIA, persuades him to tackle a high-risk project: a ruthless hands broker delivering legal teams all through Southeast Asia.
The upside? monetary, after all, in addition to the continuing chimera of ethical redemption. yet first, Rain needs to continue to exist the drawback: a moment murderer homing in at the objective; the target's consort-an appealing lady named Delilah with an schedule of her personal; and the chance that the whole challenge is not anything yet an intricate setup. From the attractive seashores of Rio to the glitzy casinos of Macao to the gritty again streets of Hong Kong and Kowloon, Rain turns into a reluctant participant in a world online game a ways deadlier and extra insidious than he has ever encountered prior to.