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Without Fail (Jack Reacher, #6)
4.15
I was pretty disappointed with the 6th book in the Jack Reacher series. The first few were brilliant - fast, furious and somewhat believable despite t ...more
Mar 06, 2013
Feb 15, 2013
 
Echo Burning (Jack Reacher, #5)
3.94
My Thoughts: I know what to expect when I pick up a Reacher novel - action, girls and plenty of cheese. The previous four books in this series that I ...more
Jul 22, 2012
Jul 23, 2012
 
Persuader (Jack Reacher, #7)
4.06
Lee Child is back on top form! I wasn't so impressed with his last two additions to the Reacher series, but 'Persuader' has it all - it's fast and ful ...more
Jun 12, 2014
Jun 10, 2014
 
Hard Landing (Dan Shepherd, #1)
3.93
Hard Landing is a fast-paced read packed with action and tension. The concept of an undercover officer being stationed inside a high security prison i ...more
May 2013
Apr 29, 2013
 
When the Eagle Hunts (Eagle, #3)
4.16
Wow! Definitely the best addition to the Macro/Cato series so far.

Throughout these epic novels, Scarrow seamlessly switches from the personal POV of
...more
Apr 26, 2013
Apr 17, 2013
 
Wool (Wool, #1)
4.12
Dark, gritty - with a LOT of death and plenty of betrayal. It has twists in it that I never saw coming. A real hardcore dystopia with a strong female ...more
Jul 08, 2014
Jul 08, 2014
 
Lion Of The Sun (Warrior of Rome, #3)
3.97
This is the third book in the Warrior of Rome series - a set of books that I adore. Ballista and his entourage are fantastic characters and I had very ...more
Mar 03, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Never Go Back (Jack Reacher, #18)
3.98
Reviewed on my phone so bear with me.

I enjoyed the latest instalment of Jack Reacher, despite only having read books 1 - 5 previously. This is the 18t
...more
Aug 30, 2013
Aug 16, 2013
 
Divergent (Divergent, #1)
4.32
More worthy of stars than The Hunger Games; but still - one thing I can't get my head around... Any person who has grown up in one faction and decides ...more
Jun 23, 2014
Jun 23, 2014
 
Killing Floor (Jack Reacher, #1)
4.01
Meet Jack Reacher - tough ex military cop with a bit of a shady past. He is a wanderer, nowhere inparticular to go, and nothing inparticular to do...

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...more
May 25, 2010
Aug 22, 2011
 
Under the Eagle (Eagle, #1)
4.02
After reading historic Roman fiction by Harry Sidebottom and being completely entranced by it, I figured that the next step would be one of our bestse ...more
Jun 13, 2010
Aug 22, 2011
 
Strike Back
3.90
If you haven't watched the drama series based around this book then please do not start now! Read the book first!!! Those who have watched Strike Back ...more
Jan 2008
Aug 22, 2011
 
The Running Man
3.73
I can't believe I've never picked a Stephen king novel up before!

This dystopian, reality tv-themed novel is dark and gritty and right up my street! F
...more
Sep 19, 2013
Sep 15, 2013
 
Running Blind (Jack Reacher, #4)
4.07
Jack Reacher is at it again. This time he gets roped in to something pretty huge against his will. The fourth in Reacher's series is just as quick and ...more
Nov 07, 2011
Oct 18, 2011
 
Die Trying (Jack Reacher, #2)
3.99
Just as brilliant as the first but in an entirely different way. We see Reacher at full throttle in this one. The action doesn't stop and the scenes a ...more
Jan 13, 2011
Aug 22, 2011
 
Tripwire  (Jack Reacher, #3)
4.05
A chance to breathe... The 3rd book in the Reacher series lets us take a bit of a step back to really get into Jack Reacher's character. There's a bit ...more
Jun 29, 2011
Aug 22, 2011
 
Remote Control (Nick Stone #1)
3.87
Meet Nick Stone - cool, calm and collected with plenty of finesse and a level head in every situation. Stone really is a 'too good to be true' kind of ...more
not set
Aug 22, 2011
 
Last Light (Nick Stone, #4)
3.80
Number 4 in the Nick Stone series was nowhere near as good as the first. Admittedly, I seem to have skipped numbers 2 and 3, but I think it will take ...more
Aug 18, 2008
Aug 22, 2011
 
Mistress of Rome (The Empress of Rome, #1)
4.07
I read this as a pre-publication proof and was astounded by Quinn's talent for bringing her characters and stories to life! I'm a sucker for a strong ...more
Apr 2010
Aug 22, 2011
 
The Eagle's Conquest (Eagle, #2)
4.15
The second book that follows Macro and Cato is almost as good as the first, but not quite. Here we see Cato really finding out what it's like to be a ...more
May 30, 2011
Aug 22, 2011
 
Fire in the East (Warrior of Rome, #1)
3.88
Warrior of Rome: Fire in the East, was the very first book of Roman fiction that I picked up and I definitely was not disappointed. Harry brings you r ...more
Jul 2009
Aug 22, 2011
 
Patient Zero (Joe Ledger, #1)
3.97
Once the introduction to Joe Ledger was over and done with, this book just captivated me. I love tough hard guy action heroes and zombies - and this d ...more
Apr 17, 2010
Aug 22, 2011
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