Brass Monkey (A James Acton Thriller, Book #2)

Brass Monkey (A James Acton Thriller, Book #2)

by J. Robert Kennedy

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Overview

WILL A FORGOTTEN WEAPON AND AN UNCONTROLLABLE HATE UNLEASH THE ULTIMATE WAR?

A nuclear missile, lost during the Cold War, is now in play--the most public spy swap in history, with a gorgeous agent the center of international attention, triggers the end-game of a corrupt Soviet Colonel's twenty five year plan. Pursued across the globe by the Russian authorities, including a brutal Spetsnaz unit, those involved will stop at nothing to deliver their weapon, and ensure their pay day, regardless of the terrifying consequences.

When Professor Laura Palmer confronts a UNICEF group for trespassing on her Egyptian archaeological dig site, she unwittingly stumbles upon the ultimate weapons deal, and becomes entangled in an international conspiracy that sends her lover, Archaeology Professor James Acton, racing to Egypt with the most unlikely of allies, not only to rescue her, but to prevent the start of a holy war that could result in Islam and Christianity wiping each other out.

If you enjoy action-packed thrillers, then don't miss Brass Monkey, a novel international in scope, certain to offend some and stimulate debate in others. Brass Monkey, from USA Today Bestselling author J. Robert Kennedy, "a master storyteller" (Betty Richard) and "one of the best writers today" (Johnny Olsen), pulls no punches in confronting the conflict between two of the world's most powerful, and divergent, religions, and the terrifying possibilities the future may hold if left unchecked.

About the James Acton Thrillers:

"If you want fast and furious, if you can cope with a high body count, most of all if you like to be hugely entertained, then you can't do much better than J. Robert Kennedy."

Though this book is part of the James Acton Thrillers series, it is written as a standalone novel and can be enjoyed without having read any of the previous installments.

"James Acton: A little bit of Jack Bauer and Indiana Jones!"

The James Acton Thrillers series and its spin-offs, the Special Agent Dylan Kane Thrillers and the Delta Force Unleashed Thrillers, have over 3000 Five-Star reviews and over half a million copies in circulation. If you love non-stop action and intrigue with a healthy dose of humor, try James Acton today!

Available James Acton Thrillers:

The Protocol, Brass Monkey, Broken Dove, The Templar's Relic, Flags of Sin, The Arab Fall, The Circle of Eight, The Venice Code, Pompeii's Ghosts, Amazon Burning, The Riddle, Blood Relics, Sins of the Titanic, Saint Peter's Soldiers, The Thirteenth Legion, Raging Sun, Wages of Sin

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781466218154
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2011
Series: James Acton Series , #2
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 330
Sales rank: 781,359
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.74(d)

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Brass Monkey 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thanks, although this fan of JRK stories will have to pass on future eBook edisodes as the greedy publishers are charging sky high for low cost to publish eBooks now. Will just have to wait in line for library issues. Kitt
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thank you Barnes and Noble for Free Book Friday – Protocol Book #1, and introducing me to this series of books and the awesome author. I enjoyed the thrill of the adventures the professors encounter. I find once I start reading I don’t want to stop. I like that the story links a historical item of reference that is relevant to today’s headlines. This book speaks to what is happening in today’s world between Islam and Christianity. I look forward to completing this series and reading more from this author.
MarnieG More than 1 year ago
Again an active fast paced story and I surely hope it is never one that comes through!! But still a non-boring read!
MarnieG More than 1 year ago
Again an active fast paced story and I surely hope it is never one that comes through!! But still a non-boring read!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Enjoyed the book as an easy read
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Plenty of action and suspense.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I'm tough on ratings. This is a good book and worth the read
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Really enjoyed reading.