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Brass Monkey

A James Acton Thriller, Book 2
Narrated by: R.C. Bray
Series: James Acton Thrillers, Book 2
Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
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From USA Today and million-copy best-selling author J. Robert Kennedy.

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 at the center of international attention, triggers the endgame of a corrupt Soviet colonel's 25-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 payday, regardless of the terrifying consequences.

When 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 and million-copy best-selling author J. Robert Kennedy, 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.

Grab your copy of this controversial thriller today, and see why J. Robert Kennedy has been compared to Brown, Cussler, and Rollins.

About the James Acton Thrillers: Though this book is part of the James Acton Thrillers series, it is written as a stand-alone novel and can be enjoyed without having listen to any other installments. The James Acton Thrillers series and its spin-offs have sold more than one million copies.

©2011 J. Robert Kennedy (P)2020 Blue Heron Audio

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  • Joseph
  • 03-08-2020

That end...

Overall, this is a decent story told in a way I hate. 2-10 minute chapters constantly changing povs, it's disorienting and ruinous to the pacing.

The ending though was so aggressively stupid, especially given the events of the entire book previous, that it's warned me off continuing this series. this is it for me.

RC Bray on point again.

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  • Gary Guilmette
  • 29-07-2020

The Rollercoaster Ride Continues - Yee Haa !

Your favorite characters are back at it and you better cinch that seatbelt tight because it's a whirlwind! Kennedy guides you through a maize of countries and experiences as in "The Mummy" way. Secret organizations, black SUVs, black helicopters.... yah, you want to say so what but its fun and suspenseful. Add RC Bray to the mix and you have a winner. This is a series that was very enjoyable in print.... hope they continue to make more.

I highly recommend this book

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  • Mr awesome
  • 20-07-2020

Great Listen!

I’m not sure what I was expecting when listening to this book, but the story line was different than I expected. I really enjoyed the new characters introduced and the new situation that James was put in. This is a worthy successor to book 1 and I can’t want to listen to book 3! Give it a shot, I sure you will like it.

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  • Postcaptain
  • 15-07-2020

Great combination of story and narration

Never read anything from this extensive book series before, but very much liked the first audiobook"Protocol" and this one didn't disappoint. RC Bray really shine with the material, elevating what is already a good story to new levels.

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  • suzjohnson
  • 09-07-2020

Brass Monkey

Wow!! Fabulous story, and narrated to perfection! I wish the next volume was awaiting this eager listener. Well done, J. Robert Kennedy, and R. C. Bray! Will be recommending to my friends.

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  • Darren Matthews
  • 17-07-2020

Amazing series

I am beginning to feel this is my favourite series. The author can make you love a character almost instantly and with RC bray narrating it is the perfect partnership. Can’t wait for the next one. Also someone seriously needs to get the film rights for this it would be awesome.