The Birth of an Assassin

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Tony Bertot, Jul 21, 2010 - True Crime - 348 pages
In this prequel to The Heart of An Assassin, you will enter the world of Theo Gresco on a journey that led him into a life of crime and betrayal. His youth was stolen, his trust eroded and his destiny predicted a path of vengeance. Once again, the author captures the intensity in the life of an assassin challenging the reader's fleeting thought to put down this book.
 

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Based on the average review; the book was found to be quite enjoyable. Kept you on the edge of your seat and many claimed they could not put the book down. Read full review

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THE BIRTH OF AN ASSASSIN by Tony Bertot is an action packed suspense set in Chicago and New York in the early 1940's. It spans decades from 1942-1964. It is well written with depth,details and is ... Read full review

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Contents

Twelve Years Later
198
The Wabash Pub
203
Good Behavior
210
Down Memory Lane
221
Reconciliation
229
A Little History
233
A Family Gathering
254
The Call to Bolnaldo
263

Bonaldo Headquarters
55
First Communion
60
Loss of Innocence
62
A Quick Departure
67
Somewhere in Queens
68
The Crossroads of Reality
72
What is Left Behind
75
Building an Empire
81
Secrets Revealed
83
In News Today
88
The Interview
92
Funeral of a Mobster
97
The Gathering
101
A Prayer Answered
115
Retribution
119
A War at Home
123
A Witness
128
Long Term Planning
134
A Spy Among Us
140
Equality for All
148
A Nail in Harold Kaisers Coffin
157
A Change of Plans
166
Rumors run Rampant
169
The Baptism of an Assassin
175
Know Your Enemies
183
Breaking News
193
A Ray of Sunshine
266
A Warning
279
Bolnaldo Sends a Message
283
Ricardo Gallo
284
Ships Passing in the Night
288
Ulterior Motive
293
Theo Sylvia
297
Over the Next Four Months
314
Missing
323
Bolnaldo Gets the Call
330
Join the Military
335
Bugs to the Left Bugs to the Right
341
The Warning
344
Bolnaldos Retaliation
364
Checks and Balances of Life
372
Gruesome Discovery
381
Goodbye Chicago Goodbye Sylvia
383
Fazios Revenge
392
Youre in the Army Now
399
Bolnaldo is Warned
408
The Return of Theo and Nick
416
Al Giovanna RIP
439
Fazio GiordanoNick CostelloTheodore Gresco
442
Old FriendsPlanning Stages
448
End of a LifeBeginning of an Another
454

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