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Overwrought and poorly paced, Phantom slogs along with sloppily staged battles and unbelievable outcomes, but never reaches any pinnacle of excitement. While previous books in the series had me caring about the future of several of the key characters ...more
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Skin Tight by Carl Hiaasen
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My first read of Hiaasen. I had not read reviews, so did not know what to expect. What I got was a humorous, over-the-top version of what I call an "airplane detective story."

My favorite "airplane author" (great to take on any flight) is Dick Francis
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G.K. Chesterton
“The whole modern world has divided itself into Conservatives and Progressives. The business of Progressives is to go on making mistakes. The business of Conservatives is to prevent mistakes from being corrected. Even when the revolutionist might himself repent of his revolution, the traditionalist is already defending it as part of his tradition. Thus we have two great types -- the advanced person who rushes us into ruin, and the retrospective person who admires the ruins. He admires them especially by moonlight, not to say moonshine. Each new blunder of the progressive or prig becomes instantly a legend of immemorial antiquity for the snob. This is called the balance, or mutual check, in our Constitution.”
G.K. Chesterton

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“Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.”
Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

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