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Executive Power Audiobook

Executive Power: Mitch Rapp Series

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Publisher's Summary

Number-one New York Times best-selling author Vince Flynn - “the best pure adrenaline-charged action writer out there today” (The Providence Journal) - puts Mitch Rapp in the crossfire as America’s enemies tighten their grip.

Returning from a covert mission, Mitch Rapp was publicly hailed by the president for his role in the fight against terrorism. After years of working in the shadows, Rapp was caught in the media spotlight - and marked for death by virtually every terrorist in the world. Now a CIA advisor, Rapp is ready to battle terror far from the front lines.

But when a Navy SEAL team in the Philippines is ambushed, all evidence points to a leak within the U.S. State Department. And a greater threat lurks - a ruthless assassin working for the most powerful men in the Middle East, who are bent on igniting a world war. With the world watching, Rapp must hold back the flames of Armageddon....

Take another thrill ride with Mitch Rapp.

©2003 Vince Flynn (P)2011 Simon & Schuster

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"A fast-paced spy thriller." (People)

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    Xavier Los Angeles, CA, United States 05-29-11
    Xavier Los Angeles, CA, United States 05-29-11 Member Since 2011

    I enjoy counter-terrorism, westerns, historical fiction, detective mysteries, and old school comedy like "A Christmas Story".

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    "Exciting read"

    Vince Flynn novel Executive Power excites and thrills again via the distinct and powerfully entertaining narration of George Guidall. I'm a top fan of the Mitch Rapp series! Loved it!

    7 of 9 people found this review helpful
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    Jairus Gotha, FL, United States 05-28-11
    Jairus Gotha, FL, United States 05-28-11
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    "No remotely as good as later works"

    Flynn's earlier books are not nearly as good as his later ones and this is a perfect example. The plot was a little weak and basically split between two unrelated story lines. The narration was just as good as the later books. George Guidall does an outstanding job.

    6 of 8 people found this review helpful
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    Vicki New Albany, IN, United States 06-13-16
    Vicki New Albany, IN, United States 06-13-16 Member Since 2011

    71-year-old grandmother who has been an avid reader all my life. I have recently retired from being a litigation attorney (for Plaintiffs).

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    "Mitch Rapp Just Keeps Getting Better"

    I am well into the Mitch Rapp series and I really enjoyed this latest one. Mitch appears to have turned the corner into being one involved in planning as much as executing CIA projects. At times he appears to be everywhere at once and is more involved in the "Big Picture." He is not just one person carrying out unconnected tasks. However, while seeking out the "Bad Guys," the story makes you stop to think "Who are out Friends?" Although I am a strong supporter of the Israli cause, this book opened my eyes a little. In the past 10-15 years, I have come to realize that in some ways the US might be just as bad as some of the other nations. In this book I lsaw that Israel also may be just as political and out for their own interests at the expense of others. The author did an excellent job leading the listener through the winding halls of international intrigue, particularly when much of it occured on our own soil. Rapp and Kennedy have worked themselves into a very comfortable relationship full of respect and even Rapp's love life appears possible, despite his delicate job. I am still, however, waiting for the other shoe to drop.
    As an aside: two books ago, Rapps female friend's name was pronounced "Reel -ee,"with the accent on the first syllable. In the last book (with a different narrator), it was pronounced as "Ril -ee", with the accent still on the first syllable. In this book, with George Guidall narrating (my favorite narrator), it was pronounced as "Re-al-le" with the accent on the second syllable. I wish the narrators could all get together to agree on the correct pronounciation. Anyway, I am just starting "Memorial Day" and expect it to be just as good as the last book.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Moorep2 Ocean springs, ms 08-29-16
    Moorep2 Ocean springs, ms 08-29-16 Member Since 2014

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    "They just keep getting better."

    Awesome as usual! Vince Flynn doesn't disappoint, and Mitch Rapp just gets badder and badder! Love Guidall's narration.

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    Sue Fender 08-05-16
    Sue Fender 08-05-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Loved it"

    Can't wait to get the next book, the story is still timely. l love it.

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    Anthony J Cardarelli 08-05-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Not the best, but still good."

    I enjoyed the story although Mitch did not enter into the story line until much later than usual.

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    Robert A. Raymond woodstock cT 07-31-16
    Robert A. Raymond woodstock cT 07-31-16 Member Since 2015

    I love to listen to many novels in the star wars series,Stephen king novels, history, and biographies as well.

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    "Compelling."
    What did you love best about Executive Power?

    I loved the United States triumph in stopping the destruction of a middle eastern country by terrorists who want peace only through violence.


    Did the plot keep you on the edge of your seat? How?

    The plot was action packed which always keeps me listening.


    What does George Guidall bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Guidall brings a powerful voice of anger when reading characters frustrated emotions.


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Based on all the action, and the way Flynn brings each chapter to a close with a cliff hanger, I would listen to this straight through if I had the time.


    Any additional comments?

    I liked the personal conflict that Rapp has as a C I A employee. He grapples with still being an op in the field, and getting used to working in Washington will politicians that he does not always agree with. In the end, I am glad Rapp is still part of the action. This makes all of the novels in this series worth listening to.

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    Sean C. Smith Milwaukee, WI 06-30-16
    Sean C. Smith Milwaukee, WI 06-30-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Another Great Rapp Adventure "

    Two simultaneous adventures take place in this Mitch Rapp chronicle. In addition to a great story, the narrator did a fantastic job!

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    Martin J. Hart Menorca, SPAIN 06-27-16
    Martin J. Hart Menorca, SPAIN 06-27-16 Member Since 2014
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    "Mitch Rapp is back, and with style!"

    After a few Mitch Rapp novels, that were good, but not great, the Mitch Rapp we have come to know and love is back... and how!
    Great characters, great story and impeccably presented by George Guidall, great to have him back.
    A must read!

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    Jeff 06-26-16
    Jeff 06-26-16 Member Since 2007
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    "Mitch rapp never disappoints"

    Love the narrator. Makes each character unique. Th character Mitch rapp is evolving and getting better all the time.

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    "Another exceptional book from Vince Flynn"

    As usual George Guidall brings the story to life in 3D. Do not miss it..

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful

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