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The Mercenary Wow, a wonderful military thriller I enjoyed Dan Hampton s Viper Pilot this one is even better This is a book where you want to root for the bad guy, once you find out why he is targeting certain people for death While he was on a mission, his seven month pregnant wife and daughter set off for a distant hospital, when she was experiencing problems, only to have the car hit, and them landing in the water, dying It is probably not a good idea to kill others, but these people deserved it He is presumed dead, having faked his death before THere is a lot of action The Mercenary by Dan Hampton is a great read This page turner is a gripping thriller that brings you into the story immediately and doesn t let you go This is the kind of book I usually finish in one day I had to force myself to read only a few chapters at a time and savor the experience Each day, I thought about the story, wondered what would happen next, and anxiously, happily jumped back in each evening.The book is a who done it and how do we catch him in a military setting But don t b The Mercenary by Dan Hampton is a great read This page turner is a gripping thriller that brings you into the story immediately and doesn t let you go This is the kind of book I usually finish in one day I had to force myself to read only a few chapters at a time and savor the experience Each day, I thought about the story, wondered what would happen next, and anxiously, happily jumped back in each evening.The book is a who done it and how do we catch him in a military setting But don t be afraid if you are not a military buff The story is not overloaded with tech or confusing terms The Mercenary is really a detective story, but mostly without detectives Dan Hampton s story telling is real, unrelenting, honest and easy to follow Dan pulls from his own true life combat background as a decorated USAF F 16 Viper pilot to finely craft this novel He succeeds brilliantly.Lt Col Doug Axe Truax is a fighter pilot, but he s stuck with a dull assignment doing paperwork He is drawn into solving a mystery, a mystery that keeps getting bigger and bigger Axe uses his knowledge and experience to help a team find out the identity of the elusive Mercenary and attempt to stop him from completing his deadly agenda.Don t read too many reviews and spoil it People want to tell you too much, I want to tell you too much Get this book right now and start your journey into the shadowy world and the cold calculating mind of The Mercenary You won t be sorry The Mercenary is a nice and fast paced book, no qualms there But the author s own agenda is too obvious Being a former fighter pilot, he clearly dislikes rear echelon warfighters , UAVs, F 22 and F 35 and any number of other things I feel like the book isn t so much about Sandman getting his revenge, but Mr Hampton getting his say about the Air Force If ever he can distance himself from his personal involvement in the army, I think he is capable of writing much better books than this one The Mercenary is a nice and fast paced book, no qualms there But the author s own agenda is too obvious Being a former fighter pilot, he clearly dislikes rear echelon warfighters , UAVs, F 22 and F 35 and any number of other things I feel like the book isn t so much about Sandman getting his revenge, but Mr Hampton getting his say about the Air Force If ever he can distance himself from his personal involvement in the army, I think he is capable of writing much better books than this one Still, if you want to understand what it is like to fly a fox sixteen in a theatre of war, Hampton knows his stuff Lot s of fun with inside detailsSome gaping holes in the plot, BUT still lots of fun and let s see spoiler alert Could there be a sequenced continuing plot Wink wink But if you want to READ about flying F 16s Dan s your man I met someone who flew F 16s, and had a high opinion of him If you want to FLY an F 16, get a computer game Dan Hampton s works that I have read I remember as insightful and inspiring Well at least this one s insightful It started off beautifully then suddenly became a drag to read after the prologue It s as if the author had the most wonderful idea but decided to vent off his frustrations with the military instead of writing a good story He could have done both of those things I had a lot of hope in the book from reading the prologue, but then the rest of the book just threw those hopes away. This is an excellent read I could hardly put it down I very much enjoyed reading this novel and will readby this author. I m looking forward tobooks from this author. Cleaning up my lists From the New York Times bestselling author of Viper Pilot and USAF Flegend Dan Hampton, The Mercenary follows the rogue American gun for hire known only as the Sandman A former military officer haunted by a personal tragedy in his past, the Sandman embarks on a quest for revenge that pits him against friend and country and leads him straight to the heart of the American military establishment


About the Author: Dan Hampton

U.S Air Force Lieutenant Colonel Ret Dan Hampton flewthan 150 combat missions during his twenty years 1986 2006 as a Wild Weasel fighter pilot For his service in the Iraq War, Kosovo conflict, first Gulf War, and elsewhere, Colonel Hampton received four Distinguished Flying Crosses with Valor, a Purple Heart, eight Air Medals with Valor, five Meritorious Service Medals, and numerous other citations He is a graduate of the USAF Fighter Weapons School, USN Top Gun School TOGS , and USAF Special Operations School A recipient of several awards for tactical innovation, Hampton pioneered air combat tactics that are now standard, and he was named his squadron s Instructor Pilot of the Year six times Hampton served on the Air Combat Command staff in Langley, Virginia, during the 1999 Kosovo War and designed the NATO campaign that destroyed the Yugoslav army s air defenses around Sarajevo A graduate of Texas AM University, he has published articles in The Journal of Electronic Defense, Air Force Magazine, and Airpower magazine, as well as several classified tactical works for the USAF Fighter Weapons Review.


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