It’s been a few years since we last seen John Rain, but thankfully we don’t have to wait too much longer, with the announcement of the latest book in the John Rain series.
The John Rain series currently has 6 novels and a movie to its name, and the 7th book in the series has been announced by Barry Eisler. (more…)
Barry Eisler is an American author of spy thriller novels. Unlike many authors, Eisler has worked for the CIA and has a lot of experience and knowledge which obviously helps his spy fiction and thriller novels. The two characters in the recurring series of books are assassin John Rain and Black Ops member Ben Treven.
Barry Eisler made his debut as a published author in 2002 with the novel Rain Fall (aka A Clean Kill in Tokyo). The novel began his John Rain series. Below is a list of Barry Eisler’s books in order of when they were originally published:
Publication Order of John Rain Books
|The Last Assassin||(2007)|
|Requiem For an Assassin||(2008)|
|Paris is a Bitch||(2011)|
|Graveyard of Memories||(2014)|
Publication Order of Ben Treven Books
Publication Order of Standalone Novels
Publication Order of Short Stories
Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books
Chronological Order of Barry Eisler Books
The chronological order of both series of novels is the same as the publication order.
Notes: Rain Fall was also published under the title A Clean Kill in Tokyo. Hard Rain is also known as Blood from Blood and as A Lonely Resurrection. Rain Storm was also released as Choke Point and as Winner Take All. Killing Rain was also published as One Last Kill and as Redemption Games. The Last Assassin is also known as Extremis. Requiem for an Assassin was also titled The Killer Ascendant. The non-fiction book Be the Monkey was co-authored by J.A. Konrath.
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