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Act of Revenge by Dick Couch
Act of Revenge
by Dick Couch
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Mysterious bad guys with a sideline in the illegal organ transplant business, drug and surgically remove both kidneys from successful medical software executive Brandon Walker in a hotel room in Las Vegas. Fortunately, Brandon has an identical twin b...more
Low End of Nowhere by Michael Stone
"This is a very entertaining, hard-boiled novel featuring a skip tracer/bounty hunter who goes by the name of Streeter. He's a former football player, bouncer and accountant with four ex-wives. He now lives and works out of a room in a former churc..." Read more of this review »
A Spy Among Friends by Ben Macintyre
"(for a more in-depth look at what I think about this book, feel free to journey on over to the nonfiction section of my online reading journal).

I'll post my review of this book here because LibraryThing and the publishers sent me this edition, bu..." Read more of this review »
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The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens
The Life We Bury
by Allen Eskens (Goodreads Author)
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Joe Talbert is not your typical college student but a complex 20 year old trying to better his life working part time tending bar while protecting his autistic younger brother from their alcoholic bi-polar mother in another town. Joe enrolls in a Bio...more
Ed and 1 other person liked Jeanette's review of Personal (Jack Reacher, #19):
Personal by Lee Child
"The last few Reachers were like M&M's or Good N'Plentys, while this one is far more a Frango Mint (original Marshall Field, not the current Macy mode bilge- a pitiful substitute) or a Chukar's Dark Cherry Cabernet Sauvignon variety morsel from..." Read more of this review »
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The Life We Bury by Allen Eskens
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Deadline by John Sandford
Deadline (Virgil Flowers, #8)
by John Sandford
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Unlike other authors of long running crime fiction series, John Sanford just keeps getting better and "Deadline" is the perfect example. Virgil Flowers is at his very best here investigating "dogknappers" and the apparent murder of a small Minnesota...more
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