The Reluctant Assassin tells the vivid and complex tale of ruthless men and one beautiful woman locked in a quest for a stolen fortune. Entangled by duplicity and betrayal, one man struggles against overwhelming odds to regain what was his, until, he meets the assassin. The assassin, aged and living in obscurity, kills lawyers to achieve his own ends and rounds out this triangle of violence, death and greed. The story takes an unexpected turn as the dramatic and spellbinding conclusion unfolds.
About the Author
Douglas Crucet spent his early adult years serving with the US Marines, and much of his business career in Brazil, in mining and mineral exploration. He resides today in Atlanta, Georgia with his youngest daughter and four collies. The Reluctant Assassin is his first novel. The author is currently working on a second manuscript of historical fiction, concerning the events leading up to the Norman invasion and the Battle of Hastings in 1066.