Jonathan Quinn

740 Words3 Pages
The Jonathan Quinn novels are a series of books by highly popular American thriller mystery author Brett Battles. The chief protagonist in these novels is Jonathan Quinn who makes his first appearance in the first novel in the series, The Cleaner published in 2007.

Jonathan Quinn is a freelance agent with a ruthless and uncompromising streak who prefers to work alone. As a professional cleaner, his job is to dispose of dead bodies quietly and for the right amount, he will do some cleanup. While he is a freelancer, most of his work is with a secret US intelligence agency, known as the Office.

When we are introduced to Quinn, he has been handed a cleaning assignment that on the surface seems simple enough – investigate a suspicious case of
…show more content…
When a rescue mission on Duran Island goes terribly wrong, Jonathan Quinn is convinced that there was a malicious hand involved. He does not like the fact that someone thought that they could cold heartedly put people that he cared about in the line of fire for their own self-preservation. Now that he knows there is someone behind it, he will move heaven and earth to get even. Jonathan Quinn just got very mad, and the person responsible will regret getting into his cross hairs.

The Barry award winning The Deceived is another incredible novel in the Jonathan Quinn series. As a professional freelance contractor, Jonathan Quinn knows that his line of work has no room for any emotion. But everything changes when he turns up for a cleaning job only to find that the body in the shipping container is that of an old colleague and friend who once saved his life. With the skill to battle with the very best of spies and killers, Quinn and his friends embark on a mission to find out the killers. Their investigation takes them from the bustling street of Singapore to the corridors of power in Washington where the tale ends in an explosive finish that we have come to expect from Brett
…show more content…
When Orlando’s mentor asks them for help, long after he was supposedly retired, Quinn knows that something is very wrong. He feels guilty about a package he delivered years ago. In their line of work, discretion is one of the most important of qualities expected of a freelancer. They now have to retrieve the package but the current owners will never let it go easily.

OTHER BOOK SERIES YOU MAY LIKE:
Many fans of the Jonathan Quinn series also like the Ben Treven series by Barry Eisler. Treven is an elite Military Liaison officer that is also an expert at finding and neutralizing high value terrorist targets. Fans of the Jonathan Quinn series are also fans of the Samuel Carver series of novels by Tom Cain. Carver is a former British army officer who is a type of hitman similar to Arthur Bishop of the Mechanic who sets up innocent looking accidents for criminals all over the
Open Document