Man on Fire [A. J. Quinnell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An alcoholic soldier of fortune, serving as a bodyguard to the daughter of an. Creasy thought he had nothing left to lose. He was wrong. An American soldier of fortune far from home – alcoholic, burnt out, and broken down – Creasy has. Since it was first published in , Man on Fire, the first book in the long- spanning Creasy series written by unknown author A. J. Quinnell, set.
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Known only as Creasy, he was hired to protect, not to kill.
Delightful and intelligent, she penetrates his embittered cynicism to become his friend. First of all, despite its minor? If I could give this book ten stars I would The books altogether are well written and I am enjoying them. So far I have read the 2nd and the 3rd books in the Creasy series: The plot features his popular character Creasy, an American-born former member of the French Foreign Legionin his first appearance.
So I grabbed it, and read it, and my The amorous relationship between big business and organized crime is hinted upon and we are introduced to Ettore and Rika whose little daughter Pinta is in need of a bodyguard.
This fellow is tops in the genre – along with Frederick Forsythe. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.
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It is a real page turner and I got hooked by the Creasy character. Now, the novel does have some low points it is important to note out and quinnelll are responsible for my downgrading of its overall rating. But in the end is a decent and enjoyable and bloody violent novel about a man who wants to avenge the loss of a very special friend. There are 5 more books in the John Creasy series and I will definitely be reading them all.
This is a great thriller, but beyond the action there is a great story told. So I looked for the book version. He is a drunk and wants to die, This was the beginning of a sort of obsession.
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. A character who doesnt talk personal things, no beating their own drums, subtle, efficient and extremely lethal when wronged.
Ma page was last edited on 24 Juneat My rating for the book: If you enjoy action or revenge movies you will dig this book. There is the element of character development here which would have been the last priority for another thriller writer.
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But, I did appreciate the background info into his earlier life. Preview — Man on Fire by A. I do not own a kindle reader. See 1 question about Man on Fire…. I read this book years ago and thought it was excellent.
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I did order the paperback book used that has Denzel Washington’s picture on the cover.