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The Defector (Gabriel Allon, #9)
4.26
Isn't it astonishing how you don't know variation in a genre is possible until you discover that variation? For example, until I read this book I hadn ...more
Nov 14, 2011
Nov 16, 2011
 
Running Blind
3.98
My literary sweet tooth is cheesy formula thriller writers from the 60s and 70s: Alastair MacLean, Hammond Innes, and Desmond Bagley. Of the three, my ...more
Dec 28, 2011
Dec 30, 2011
 
Zero Day (Jeff Aiken #1)
3.49
**spoiler alert** I used to dream of writing a thriller. I bought and read dozens of how-to books, and from years of practiced study have an eye and e ...more
Apr 19, 2011
Apr 24, 2011
 
Already Dead (Joe Pitt, #1)
3.79
This is Raymond Chandler meets Bram Stoker and, in fact, he thanks those two authors at the start of the third book in the series. This is a hardboile ...more
Jun 08, 2011
Jun 09, 2011
 
Uncle Target
3.64
Cheap and cheerful, like Alistair MacLean and Desmond Bagley. Set in the deserts of Jordan recovering a prototype British tank, this is a book where a ...more
Mar 27, 2010
Mar 27, 2010
 
The Cleaner
3.74
Dexter-like chiller/mystery novel. Intriguingly different, and worth reading.
Aug 11, 2011
Aug 22, 2011
 
Weaponized
3.46
STORIES RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES!!!~

I was curious to see what a Rushed To Print thriller inspired by Snowden would be. Answer: interesting but not gr
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Sep 2013
Dec 14, 2013
 
No Dominion (Joe Pitt, #2)
4.01
More of the same: competent, occasionally funny, braincandy.
Jun 09, 2011
Jun 09, 2011
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