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Barry Lancet

Biography

Barry Lancet

Barry Lancet has lived in Japan for more than 25 years. His former position as an editor at one of the nation’s largest publishers gave him access to the inner circles in traditional and business fields most outsiders are never granted, and an insider’s view that informs his writing. His debut novel, JAPANTOWN, has been optioned by J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions, in association with Warner Bros.

Barry Lancet

Books by Barry Lancet

by Barry Lancet - Adventure, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

When an elderly World War II veteran shows up unannounced at Brodie Security begging for protection, Jim Brodie --- in Tokyo to hunt down a rare ink painting for a client --- agrees to provide a security detail until the man comes to his senses. Instead, a brutal murder rocks Brodie and his crew, sending them deep into the realm of the Triads, Chinese spies, kendo warriors, and an elusive group of killers whose treachery spans centuries --- and who will stop at nothing to complete their mission.

by Barry Lancet - Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

In Barry Lancet’s debut thriller, readers are introduced to Jim Brodie, an American antique dealer-turned-reluctant-private eye who must use his knowledge of Japanese culture to unravel a major murder in San Francisco --- even as he and his daughter, Jenny, become targets for the same mysterious killer.