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Assassin's Shadow (Dusky MacMorgan #5)

3.86  ·  Rating Details ·  134 Ratings  ·  13 Reviews
At the resort of St. Carib, the rich, famous, and elite flock to have their bodies sculpted and scalpeled to perfection. And that's where ex-SEAL Dusky MacMorgan must take out a cabal of international terrorists before they can wipe out the resort's entire coddled client list.

But MacMorgan never expected to fall for a woman whose beauty is beyond reckoning-and he never e
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Paperback, 240 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by Signet (first published December 1981)
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Linda Rawlins
Apr 10, 2016 Linda Rawlins rated it really liked it
Assassin's Shadow written by Randy Wayne White as Randy Striker was a great fast read about an ex-SEAL by the name of Dusky MacMorgan. Retired and secluded off a private island near Key West, he is content with the isolation of the sea, until he received a visit from one of his former commanding officers. He was given a mission to assassinate another assassin who works for FEAT. Freelance Extortion and Terrorism. The assassination is to take place at St. Carib, an exclusive island near Key West ...more
Ed
Feb 23, 2015 Ed rated it really liked it
#5 in the Dusky MacMorgan series. MacMorgan is the hero of a quickie series of 7 thrillers written in 1981-2 by Randy Wayne White as Randy Striker.

Dusky MacMorgan accepts an assignment to protect a terrorist target, an Israeli diplomat, and to assassinate the assassin in a way to send a message. His handler for a change is not 'Stormin' Norm Fizer because Fizer has previously disappeared on the mission. Dusky meets Marina, the estranged wife of a prime suspect, who may herself be a suspect.
Patti
Oct 23, 2015 Patti rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Anyone who follows Doc Ford series by Randy Wayne White
Recommended to Patti by: No one. Found it when looking for more of Randy Wayne White/Doc Ford
This is the first book I have read of Randy Wayne White writing as Randy Striker. I found I quite good and a page turner. I am a fan of the Doc Ford series and this character is not as polished but I plan to read more.
Christian
Mar 03, 2011 Christian rated it did not like it
When writing this book Randy Wayne Write was still developing his skills as a writer, and a lot of the concepts used here are later going into full bloom with the Doc Ford Series.

My copy of the book had an introduction by RWW essentially explaining why this book is pretty much mediocre.
Bonnie
Dec 31, 2011 Bonnie rated it liked it
Another fun read with a hilarious view of "fat camps" for the wealthy! Great Beach reading...enjoying the entire 7 in this series.
Linda
Jan 17, 2011 Linda rated it liked it
Enjoyed this one. Found myself vacillating between several possible scenarios for the confrontation with the assassin.
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Fast fun read. Randy Striker is a guilty pleasure.
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