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Jack Sussek was born in California but raised on the East Coast of the United States, attended boarding school in Massachusetts and graduated from George Washington University in Washington, DC with a degree in English. He has worked in the timber business in the Pacific Northwest and in Australia, on sailboats in the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea, and in surveillance, counter-surveillance, and remote site logistics in Europe, the Middle East, and Afghanistan. He has published short stories in various literary magazines. MANHATTAN AFFAIR is his first novel. His next novel is due to come out in 2014. He lives in New York City with his wife and son.


When he returned last night, tired, dry in the mouth, bloodstains on his jacket, he told the reception desk his companion, Mr. Rostov, had to unexpectedly return to Istanbul on urgent business and Piton settled Rostov’s account. Then Piton took a long shower, had dinner in his room, and made some phone calls. His last call was to reception to ask when the bar opened in the morning. “11.00 a.m.,... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 14, 2014 14:08 • 55 views • Tags: dimon, espionage, jack-sussek, spy, thriller
Average rating: 3.72 · 50 ratings · 12 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Manhattan Affair
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Man Reading a Newspaper
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"When he returned last night, tired, dry in the mouth, bloodstains on his jacket, he told the reception desk his companion, Mr. Rostov, had to unexpectedly return to Istanbul on urgent business and Piton settled Rostov’s account. Then Piton took a ..." Read more of this blog post »
"The moonless sky was littered with bright, piercing stars and sealed a deep silence broken only by the rhythmic sound of alternating shovels and pickaxes scraping against dirt and stone as the hole was dug. The repetitive sound of a dull ‘clunk’ ..." Read more of this blog post »
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Interesting and intriguing tale, for me one of those six degrees kind of things. Kirn has an easy narrative style but the big question for me is: How can a journalist who spends an inordinate amount of time doing research and fact checking, etc, be s...more
"“We are looking for a Kurd called ‘Peya,’” Rostov said as he turned onto a tree lined street that led toward the lake. “He’s the one who led us to the place where the suitcase is buried.” “He is from here?” “Yes. He lives around here,” Rostov sa..." Read more of this blog post »
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Not his best book but I liked it. Liked Mission to Paris, his last book, better. If you are a Furst fan read this as you won't be bored but if you haven't read Furst before don't read this first (no pun intended). Read Mission to Paris or Spies of Wa...more
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