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Kill Shot by Vince Flynn

Kill Shot (original 2012; edition 2012)

by Vince Flynn

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Title:Kill Shot
Authors:Vince Flynn
Info:Simon & Schuster Ome (2012), Paperback
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A decent spy thriller, but I did not enjoy as much as the first one, American Assassin. This story is set in Paris, though it felt as if it could have been almost anywhere. A CIA hit goes bad, and the French police, French spies, and American spies are all in the mix trying to determine what exactly happened. Decent storytelling, but a little too vanilla for my tastes. ( )
  Randall.Hansen | Feb 20, 2016 |
A nice break. Not as good as Ludlum but worth the time. ( )
  Charlie-Ravioli | Jan 18, 2016 |
A much better effort than the previous American Assassin novel in the Mitch Rapp series. Flynn has spent the last year battling prostate cancer, so any effort from him was a welcome sight. Overcoming a somewhat plodding middle after a quick start, this plot came together nicely at the end and really showcased what Flynn was trying to do with the first AA novel, show the beginnings of Mitch Rapp and what shaped him into the assassin he became. Flynn really pulls that off here. ( )
  utbw42 | Dec 10, 2014 |
Overall very solid, good read.

My only issue is, as many people have said, that the end send to be wrapped up to quick. There were a lot of questions in my mind. ( )
  aujames95 | Jul 7, 2014 |
This is the first book from this series I've read and was surprised to find out that it's number 12. This was good thriller with a bit of mystery thrown in. Rapp is the guy you root for and the one making a difference.

In this one he is betrayed and he is almost killed. Lots of trust is needed in this game, and now he doesn't know who put his trust in. This makes everyone a little nervous. The trap was sprung, and a terrible mess was left in Paris where a foreign oil minister was shot, his prostitute, 4 apparent guards 2 hotel guests and a bell boy. A very big mess and it was all laid at Rapp's feet. Rapp needs to clear his name and find who set him up and take care of business. ( )
  readafew | Mar 15, 2014 |
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Working his way through a list of hit targets who were responsible for the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing, assassin Mitch Rapp shoots a drunken Libyan diplomat in Paris only to discover that he has been set up and that his handlers want him permanently silenced.… (more)

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