Jammer Davis has spent most of his life investigating aircraft accidents. When a small regional jet disappears over the jungles of Colombia, it is a tragedy like dozens of others he has seen…but for one terrible detail—his young daughter, who was enroute to a semester abroad in South America, is listed on the passenger manifest.
A distraught Davis rushes to Bogotá and bull...more
Real thrill starts after you pass the halfway mark. Be patient and keep reading, you will be rewarded with political twist in this story. Interesting information about the what investigators looking for in the crash site. Many things don't add up in this crash site in the Colombian jungle. Two missing passengers and hard headed investigator Jammed Davis trying to recover his loved one. ...more
The first thing I asked myself, was this my type of book, would I like a book about a aircraft investigator ! Well now I can tell you, yes this is my type of book, fast paced, tension filled, action packed and full of suspence.
Jammer Davis has spent most of his life investigating aircraft accidents. When a small regional jet disappears over the jungles of Colombia, it is a tragedy like dozens of others he has seen… ...more
The good news is, this is a fast-paced thriller that kept me reading. Also, not that much ...more
Passenger 19 is a fast paced suspense novel in which an investigator for the NTSB has to fly to Columbia to conduct an investigation he has a very personal interest in.
*I received a free copy of Passenger 19 from Oceanview Publishing via Netgalley in exchange of an honest and unbiased review*
I was immediately intrigued when I read the summary for Passenger 19, because a guy who is used to investigating airplane crashes has some p ...more
While I applaud Target's decision to stop classifying toys as "boys" toys and "girls" toys, I must also admit that there are certain genres and authors that I categorize as "menslit" in a much nicer variation on "chicklit" - thank Tom Clancy or anything that involves any retired military personnel headed out on one last "op".
Welcome to Passenger 19.
First, you have to ask yourself if you can handle a book where the lead character's name is "Jammer." If not, you need ...more
Jammer (Frank) Davis is an investigator for the NTSB. Ex military (Air Force and Marines) and a private pilot, he has the necessary experience to investigate the crash of a regional jet in Colombia. The situation is complicated by the fact that Jammer's daughter, Jen, was meant to be on that plane.
When he arrives in Bogota, Jammer and the other investigato ...more
Passenger 19: A Jammer Davis Thriller by Ward Larsen - Hijack Or Crash
Book Review - Passenger 19 A Jammer Davis Thriller by Ward Larsen
Passenger 19 by Ward Larsen is book 3 of 3 in the Jammer Davis Thriller series. The first in the series was Fly By Wire and second was Fly By Night. Jammer Davis is an expert investigator in aircraft accidents. A national aircraft vanishes over Colombia state. The tragedy is serious as the jet has disappeared in the dense j ...more
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The author is very knowledgeable about the subject and that information is woven into the story in a way that is easy for ...more
regional jet disappears over the jungles of Columbia it's like a lot of others he has seen except
for one thing his young daughter was en route to a semester abroad in South America.
And she is on the passenger manifest.
Davis rushes to Bogota and bulls his way into the inquiry.When the wreck is located it is
clear that there were no survivors. As the investigation gains momentum the pilots had been
shot before the ...more
This is a fast paced complex thriller and a strong emotional experience as a man tries to save his daughter. I really enjoyed it
NTSB investigator and former pilot Jammer Davis is faced with the toughest assignment of his life when he is asked to investigate the disappearance of a passenger airliner over dense jungle in Colombia which was also carrying his daughter.
We follow widower Davis through the plot at breakneck speed as he rushes to Colombia to find his daughter and solve the mystery behind the crash.
If you liked the Taken movies you'll ...more
When the downed jet is finally located there is a shocking discovery. They are two bodies short. His daughter, Jen, and ...more
(I received the Kindle version of this book, free of charge, from Netgalley in return for an honest independent review.)
Jammer Davis is called to investigate the crash of a small plane in the Columbian jungle. He travels down to Bogotá, and quickly discovers that the crash was un-survivable - except two passengers are missing, one of whom is his daughter.
From a relatively slow start, as Larsen gives quite a bit of (interesting) detail about small planes and ...more
I learned quite a bit about different kinds of aircraft and investigating crash sites, and everything was perfectly geared toward readers who don't have a clue about these things: light, to th ...more
Reading "the blurb", I thought this might be a book aimed at men. How wrong I was. This fast-paced action thriller will be enjoyed by everyone.
Jammer Davis investigates air crashes. He is distraught when he discovers his daughter's name on the passenger list.
The crash took place in Columbia, South America. The descriptions of the area made me feel as if I ...more
An exciting story of a plane crash in Bogota.
It emerges that it could have been a hijacking, but by who?
A wonderful murder mystery and an author I will read more of.
I was given a digital copy of this book by the publisher Ocean view Publications via Netgalley in return for an honest unbiased review.
Betrayal is central to this mystery thriller. Betrayal of friendships, betrayal of relationships, and betrayal at the hi ...more
This has been my first read this year. I came to this book without reading any previous work for the author. I wanted to discover a book on my own without being led by the bestsellers charts. I even didn’t read the blurb to make sure I got all the suspense. And to tell the truth, it’s quite thrilling to discover a good book on your own. This has been quite an ...more
Jammer Davis consults with the NTSB, investigating airplane crashes. He is not prepared when he is called in on a crash in Colombia, South America - and finds out that his 19 year old daughter was one of the passengers.
When he arrives in Colombia, the details of the crash are immediately suspect and he ends up fighting his way through many levels of bureaucracy trying to find out what actually happened. Is there a chance his daughter might still be alive?
I love books ...more
A former Air Force fighter pilot, he has also served as an airline captain, and is a trained aircraft accident investigator.
Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the G ...more