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The Temporary Agent Audiobook

The Temporary Agent: The Agent Series, Book 1

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Scarred by war, former Navy Seabee Tom Sexton vows to leave his violent past behind, only to be drawn back into that life when a deadly conspiracy forces him to face an agonizing choice no man should ever have to make.

Five years after his life was saved in Afghanistan by Marine Force Recon Leader Charlie Cahill, Tom lives a bleak, nomadic existence, haunted by the debt he can never repay. Salvation appears in Stella - a woman as damaged, and resourceful, as he. But when a coded distress call from his former CO leads him to a shadowy NSA operative, Tom is recruited for a "black op" to bring back the now-rogue man who saved his life.

As he searches for Cahill, Tom quickly uncovers a much larger web of treason and betrayal that calls his entire world into question - and forces him into the ultimate no-win scenario.

©2016 Daniel Judson. (P)2016 Brilliance Audio, all rights reserved.

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    "A must read."

    Jack Reacher with more morals . Good read , pacey at times and good descriptions of characters and surroundings

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    23/11/16
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    "Unexpected Pleasure!"

    I consume many books monthly; both written and on audio. As a result I often find myself with nothing new to read from my favorite authors; Lee Child, Brad Thor, Stuart Wood, Ben Coe, just to name a few. That leaves me in a position of relying on the reviews of similar minded readers or calculated recommendation from Amazon based on my past purchases. This book popped up on this list. It had few reviews, but the summary sounded interesting, so I thought why not. Great decision. The narrator is perfect. The author has written a tightly woven plot with interesting complex characters. I also didn't figure out the ending, which was a pleasure. I how this turns into a series and I look forward to the next installment as I'm not ready to let these characters go. If you are undecided about this book, go fir it. I don't think you will be disappointed.

    5 of 5 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    Phoenix, Arizona USA
    25/03/17
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    "Excellent choice for this venue"

    Perfect for my treadmill time. Very violent but very patriotic. Mostly plausible characters. Will look for another book by the author.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Kathryn
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    19/07/17
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    "Average - Could be Better - Lacked Constancy"

    So much potential but unrealized. The plot had potential but the trappings in a good story that could develop it completely were lost. There was decent character development scattered throughout the book but it wasn't woven through the book; rather it was sprinkled here and there. At times the story was hard to follow, inconstant and didn't make sense. Needs polishing and a good editor.

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  • Real Director
    Los Angeles, California United States
    23/05/17
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    "Wonderful find."

    My only criticism is that the novel seemed to forget it was about two young men Near the end, they don't so much as have words when I expected embraces, some catharsis. Instead the author chose to make one alienated about a recent romance where as the other focused just on his recent romance. It detracted from the cohesion and thematic unity of the work. But other than this, it was a great and well written and well narrated a thin novel. Very original and great pacing. I just wish the two young men could have a moment at the end which we were expecting. It was a strange ending, almost anticlimactic, or the denouement I should say. Everything else is wonderful.

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  • Johna Lynn Gravitt
    08/04/17
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    "Tom Clancy without all the words"

    This was a very good read and will definitely be reading more by this author!

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    "Great character development"

    Enjoyed the espionage and crime/terrorist drama with multiple threads to lead my conclusions switching antagonists until the very end. Well done in the style of Baldacci.

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  • Marcus Lewis
    10/03/17
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    "Good start but want a cleaner version"

    I liked the start of this book and that's as far as I got. I'd prefer the pg version of this book.

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  • MsONeal
    08/02/17
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    "Good, quick read"

    It was more of a political thriller than a military/paramilitary action story and I liked that (although I like military action novels too). The characters were interesting and the mystery was really good. I also liked the revolutionary war info, though it was sometimes awkwardly placed.

    The minutiae of gun specs was excessive and boring, though. And the drumbeat of patriotism was repetitive. We get it, Mr. Judson; the characters were elite soldiers and sailors. Less flag-waving and more story, please.

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