Now, Charlie Fox and her partner, Sean Meyer, have been assigned to get Witney out, willing or not. But planning an ...more
I am having a somewhat marathon session with this series and am now onto the 8th book in the Charlie Fox series with this latest one. When I started reading I was a little bit confused. The ending of the last book left me w ...more
This newest in the series brings back Charlotte ("Charlie") Fox and her lover, Sean Meyer, a junior partner in Armstrong-Meyer, a ...more
4 Stars - emotional vulnerabilities are exploited to fatal ends
One of the many things I like about the Charlie Fox series is the variety of place settings and scenarios, which means that it doesn’t feel formulaic the way long-running detective series end up seeming. I wouldn’t naturally gravitate to a story with a religious cult, but there’s no way that I would have ignored a Charlie Fox story with it, especially since the preceding book Third Strike included a huge cliffhanger in Charlie’s pers ...more
This is the fourth Fox book I've read and enjoyed every one of them. Told from Charlie's perpective, her character is deeply burned emotionally but still is determined to do the right thing, come hell or high water. The only problem I had with the story is that a major ...more
Are there twists? Yup. Action? Yup. Bad guys in need of taking down? Yup. As you'd expect. A few less bullets than you'd expect.
But there was more to this. Sure, Sharp develops her characters further and further each novel--but here, they grew by leaps and bounds, a few books' worth. And it didn't seem forced or obligatory, it was wholly organic ...more
Back then I was so impressed by the characters I wanted to read the whole series. Then being distracted by so many other books I forgot the name of the author and only a few months ago with the help of Goodreads group ...more
I found myself ...more
Things started out a bit slow after the first, prologue chapter and it was somewhat difficult for me to get into the story. In contrast, the latter half of the book really picked up and was profoundly more fast paced and interesting. I fully approve of that play as that, in my mind, is truly fitting of a suspense novel along with the twists and turns this book presented.
I enjoyed following the main cha ...more
Charlotte “Charlie” Fox series - The cult calling itself Fourth Day is well funded and highly jealous of its privacy. F ...more
Many, many aspects are not fully fleshed ou ...more
Fourth Day picks up a few months after Third Strike. If you haven't read any other books in the series you will still love the book, but you will appreciate ...more
The only down side is, there are terms that I really did not get. military terms..
All in all it was a good read :) ...more
The cult calling itself Fourth Day is well-funded and fiercely guards its privacy. Five years ago Thomas Witney went in to try and get evidence that the cult's charismatic leader, Randall Bane, was responsible for the death of Witney's son. Witney never came out.
Now, ex-Special Forces soldier turned bodyguard, Charlie Fox, agrees to go undercover into Fourth Day's California stronghold. A fast covert op – no real danger for someone with her mindset and training. But Charlie is not prepared