It is not often that a thriller comes along and grabs you by the throat but "I Kill" is one of those. From the first page I was hooked and could not put down this well written fast paced devil of a book. I read it in three sittings such was the pace and style of this well crafted thriller.
I hope that the publishers soon bring out another of this writers books, but not to soon as I need to catch up on the sleep I missed reading this one !!!
I came across Sam Barone's works at Gatwick Airport a few weeks ago and attracted by the cover I picked up this copy and the previous novel Dawn of Empire. And I have to say that I was so pleased with the results.
Not since Wilbur Smith with his novels of Africa has a writer grabbed and propeled me into such well writen and wonderful adventures. We have had countless books about Roman heroes and the such that the market place seems to be over populated with them untill they all seem to blur into one over long story.
Not so in the case of Mr Barone! Well written and researched I am amazed that he is not at the top of the bestseller lists with these novels. If you enjoy… Read more
Charlie Parker the haunted private detective fron John Connolly's previous tales is back in what can only be described as the darkest novel in the series to date.
This is a big read and I polished this book of in two sittings such was force of the storyline. Bringing back charecters from the previous books, villans and hero's alike it does help to have read the earlier Parker novels first.
This book book covers the issues of child abuse and the horror and darkness that surrounds it with a fine touch that does not go into to much detail but at same time will have you thinking for days after, there are people like that out there, we know they are, but there are not… Read more