Shock Wave (Bill Tasker, #2)
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Shock Wave (Bill Tasker #2)

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Florida lawman James Born follows one of the most highly praised crime debuts of the year with a literally explosive novel of hunter and hunted.

FDLE agent Bill Tasker, still smarting from a run-in with the FBI that almost got him killed, reluctantly teams up with the bureau again on a case involving a stolen Stinger missile. The op goes smoothly enough (though the feds t...more
Hardcover, 287 pages
Published April 21st 2005 by Putnam Adult
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Kara Jorges
Florida Department of Law Enforcement agent Bill Tasker has a grudge against the FBI since a corrupt agent tried to frame him. When he sees the FBI zealously pursuing the wrong man in a missile transaction, he doesn’t hesitate to set things right. The action doesn’t earn him any friends at the agency, so when he uncovers evidence that family man Daniel Wells may not have been guilty of trafficking a Stinger missile, but probably was guilty of a cruise ship bombing that resulted in the death of a...more
Bo Frazer
Terrific under-rated writer, at times tense and at other times LOL in a wonderful dark way.
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Oct 25, 2008 Lori added it
I like a good book set in Florida! Makes it moreinteresting and fun to know the spots they're writing about. Fisrt I've read by theis fella-he does a good job. Likeable main character-some humor, action, and romance! Would make a good movie too!
Jeffrey Hammerhead
You have to love a book that involves a "stinger" missile.
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James O. Born is a Special Agent with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE). He has been involved in investigations in such areas as organized crime, violent crimes, economic crimes, drug cartels, and public corruption. It has now been fourteen years since Born started writing, and ironically, he has the same editor as W E B Griffin and Tom Clancy - the very authors he spent his time re...more
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