All Press Releases for November 22, 2008

Barracuda Makes its Deadly Debut. Move Over Jaws and Jurassic Park, There's a New Killer in our Waters. Barracuda is a Book That You Will Not Put Down. Its Bone Chilling Suspense Will Hold You In its Grip Until The Explosive Conclusion.

Barracuda will be enjoyed by readers who appreciate the aquatic action of Jaws, the mob intrigue of The Godfather, and the police procedural sense of The Onion Field.

    YONKERS, NY, November 22, 2008 /24-7PressRelease/ -- The gripping crime drama, Barracuda by Mike Monahan, is a modern-day Jaws drama, pitting a wounded cop on a paradise island against a deadly barracuda. Ever since Jaws, people have been wondering how safe it is to go into the water. Now ex-cop Monahan's white-knuckle thriller Barracuda is about to make the beach an even more terrifying place.

Detective Mick O'Shaughnessy is relaxing in the scuba diver paradise of Bikini Atoll, when he finds himself involved in international money laundering scheme, a territorial feud and an impending war between the Russian Mafia and the Japanese Yakuza. Added to this is a mutant barracuda who is snacking on tourists! Can he stop the crooks and the fish?

Written in whip-smart prose, Barracuda is power-packed with authentic scuba diving knowledge, police procedure and historical detail about Bikini Atoll. Fast-paced and wildly entertaining, Barracuda is truly the catch of the day.

For more information or to request a free review copy, members of the press can contact the author at [email protected]. Barracuda is available for sale online at,, and through additional wholesale and retail channels worldwide.

About the Author
Like his father and grandfather before him, Mike Monahan was a member of the NYPD. A detective, he has worked on countless investigations and homicides before retiring as a decorated cop after twenty years of service. Now a professional Dive Master, he lives in Yonkers, New York.

Source: Mike Monahan

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