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Eisler, Barry

Overview
Works: 107 works in 445 publications in 1 language and 19,303 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Spy stories 
Roles: Narrator, Composer
Classifications: PS3605.I85, 813.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barry Eisler
Requiem for an assassin by Barry Eisler ( Book )
24 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Blackmailed by a rogue CIA operative to carry out three assassinations or see his best friend murdered, reluctant killer-for-hire John Rain struggles with moral dilemmas as well as his growing certainty that the operative is hiding a more sinister agenda
Fault line : a novel by Barry Eisler ( Book )
18 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When an inventor client is murdered and he himself is attacked, attorney Alex Treven reluctantly turns for help to his estranged older brother, Ben, an undercover agent in the War on Terror
The last assassin by Barry Eisler ( Book )
27 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hoping to reconcile with the mother of his child, reluctant contract killer John Rain inadvertently places them in the path of dangerous enemies and is forced to recruit the help of his nemesis from the Japanese FBI and an ex-Marine sniper
Rain fall by Barry Eisler ( Book )
23 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Japanese American assassin who specializes in "natural causes" killings finds his carefully ordered world coming under siege in the wake of a government official's murder, with which he has been falsely connected
Hard rain by Barry Eisler ( Book )
23 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trying to end his career as a hired assassin, Japanese American John Rain goes underground, only to be approached by Japanese FBI agent Tatsu to eliminate a sociopathic killer who could tip the balance of power in Japan toward the mafia
Inside out : a novel by Barry Eisler ( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marooned in a Manila jail after a bar fight fatality, black ops soldier Ben Treven gets a visit from his former commander. The price of Ben's release: find and eliminate Larison, a rogue operator from Ben's unit who has stolen torture tapes from the CIA and is using them to blackmail the U.S. government
Rain storm by Barry Eisler ( Book )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Accepting an assignment from the CIA to take out an arms dealer who is supplying criminal groups in southeast Asia, assassin-for-hire John Rain finds the job compromised by a rival assassin and the fear that he is being set up
Killing rain by Barry Eisler ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 1,311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hired by the Mossad to perform a series of strategic assassinations in Asia, John Rain, accompanied by ex-marine sniper Dox, inadvertently botches the assignment and finds himself seeking assistance from alluring Israeli agent Delilah
The detachment by Barry Eisler ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Rain is back. And the assassin is up against his most formidable enemy yet: the nexus of political, military, media, and corporate factions known only as the Oligarchy
Inside out a novel by Barry Eisler ( )
9 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marooned in a Manila jail after a bar fight fatality, black ops soldier Ben Treven gets a visit from his former commander. The price of Ben's release: find and eliminate Larison, a rogue operator from Ben's unit who has stolen torture tapes from the CIA
Requiem for an assassin by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When John Rain decides to quit the assassination business, rouge CIA operative Jim Hilger kidnaps his friend and partner forcing him into one last assignment
Killing rain by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Rain, a Japanese-American assassin, is hoping to atone for all of the lives he has taken. His new assignment is with the Mossad, but something goes wrong and what began as a simple assignment turns into a massacre. Now John is running from both the Mossad and the CIA
Fault line [a novel] by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Silicon Valley, the eccentric inventor of a new encryption application is murdered in an apparent carjacking. In Istanbul, a cynical undercover operative receives a frantic call from his estranged younger brother. When Alex Treven, a patent lawyer who has been working for the inventor, is attacked in his apartment, he is convinced he is the target of a conspiracy, and his brother, Ben, is his only hope. Setting aside their differences, Alex and Ben come together to find out who is behind the attacks. They soon learn that forces in America and abroad are involved in a high-stakes struggle to take hold of the technology, and now both of their lives are in danger
One last kill by Barry Eisler ( Book )
21 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rain has a new employer, Israeli intelligence organization the Mossad, which wants him to fix a problem in Manila. But when Rain's conscience causes him to botch an assignment, he finds out that the Mossad's next assignment is himself. And is Delilah, the alluring Israeli agent, who reappears in his life, there to help him or to finish him off?
The last assassin by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When John Rain, the Japanese/American "contract killer with a conscience", learns that his former lover, Midori, has been raising their child in New York, he senses a chance for reconciliation, perhaps even for redemption
Graveyard of memories by Barry Eisler ( Book )
2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fresh from the killing fields of Southeast Asia, Rain works as a bagman under the watchful eye of his CIA handler, delivering cash to corrupt elements of the Japanese government. But when a delivery goes violently wrong, Rain finds himself in the crosshairs of Japan's most powerful yakuza clan. To survive, Rain strikes a desperate deal with his handler: take out a high-profile target in the Japanese government in exchange for the intel he needs to eliminate his would-be executioners. As Rain plays cat and mouse with the yakuza and struggles to learn his new role as contract killer, he also becomes entangled with Sayaka, a tough, beautiful ethnic Korean woman confined to a wheelchair. But the demands of his dark work are at odds with the longings of his heart and with Sayaka's life in the balance, Rain will have to make a terrible choice
The detachment by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Rain is back, and up against the nexus of political, military, media, and corporate factions known only as the Oligarchy. But the opposition on this job is going to be too much for even Rain to pull it off alone. He'll need a detachment of other deniable irregulars. His partner, the former Marine sniper, Dox. Ben Treven, a covert operator with ambivalent motives and conflicted loyalties. And Larison, a man with a hair trigger and a secret he'll kill to protect
Hard rain by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Rain is trying to leave his life as a freelance assassin. After killing a CIA officer who hunted him halfway around the globe, Rain goes underground. But then Tatsu, his old nemesis from the Japanese FBI, comes to him with one last job
Choke point by Barry Eisler ( Book )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thriller. Lejemorderen John Rain har trukket sig tilbage til Brasilien, men får snart nye opgaver
A graveyard of memories by Barry Eisler ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fresh from the killing fields of Southeast Asia, John Rain works as a bagman under the watchful eye of his CIA handler, delivering cash to corrupt elements of the Japanese government. But when a delivery goes violently wrong, Rain finds himself in the crosshairs of Japan's most powerful yakuza clan. To survive, Rain strikes a desperate deal with his handler: take out a high-profile target in the Japanese government in exchange for the Intel he needs to eliminate his would-be executioners
 
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Alternative Names
Эйслер, Барри
アイスラー, バリー
バリー・アイスラー
Languages
English (263)
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