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The Golden Catch

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An ex-CIA assassin who seeks redemption.
A beautiful archaeologist.
A treasure hoard on a remote Alaskan island.
A Korean billionaire who unleashes his ruthless killers to get what he wants.
Can a Bering Sea crab fisherman use survival skills from his past to save his friends and son?
Kindle Edition, 270 pages
Published (first published April 30th 2011)
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T.W. Barton
Jan 09, 2016 T.W. Barton rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
An action/thriller from an author with a history of great books in the genre.

Frank is an ex-CIA assassin haunted by his past and at times, crippled by a crushing guilt.

Living on a remote island in Alaska, working to accept his past and looking for a redemption he can never gain, running from a storm he and his son make a discovery that will have historic ramifications and may just allow Frank to gain back the very thing he's searching for. Redemption.

Traveling to the far east to gather intel on
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Peter Thomas
May 05, 2011 Peter Thomas rated it it was amazing
“Prepare for a wild and wooly ride. You will encounter not only the sea’s deadliest wave, but also adventure, suspense, murder, treasure, and romance. This is the type of story where you forget to breathe. Cussler, Grisham, Clancy, and Ludlum have attracted enormous readerships to the mystery/adventure genre. I’ve read most of their books—The Golden Catch compares favorably with any of them. .. Tie yourself down ‘cause you’re in for a heck of a ride.” –Jeff Tickson

“Well-written, and there is muc
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Kath Middleton
Sep 16, 2013 Kath Middleton rated it really liked it
Frank Murdoch and his son find a cave full of pirated Korean treasure. They are pursued by a ruthless man and his henchmen, head of a corrupt organisation. Murdoch himself has been a ruthless assassin so it's hard to warm to him as a hero. The story is very action packed and fast moving, sometimes to the extent of stretching credibility. I enjoyed the 'thrill of the chase' aspect of the story a great deal.

However, I felt the book needed a little tidying up in terms of wording but that’s easily s
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Pamela
Sep 05, 2011 Pamela rated it liked it
Shelves: mystery, adventure
This was a fast paced, action packed adventure that I never wanted to put down. Not my usual genre, but it came well recommended and lived up to the suggestion. If you are up for a good adventure, one that keeps you on the edge of your chair, this is it!
Michelle
Feb 03, 2012 Michelle rated it it was amazing
Shelves: thriller
Pretty good book. Wouldn't mind reading more books from this author.
Richard Irwin
Jun 11, 2012 Richard Irwin rated it it was ok
Never judge a book by its cover? In this case, definitely. A rubbish cover to match a very below average book. Badly written, some typos, and only got going about 75% of the way through......
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Thriller writer Roger Weston has worked on various vessels at sea, from a commercial fishing boat in the Puget Sound and a salmon processing ship in the Gulf of Alaska to a yacht off the coast of Hawaii. He's taught writing and literature at several colleges and is presently hard at work on his next novel. You can contact Roger at RogerWeston7@gmail.com
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