Tag: novel

Book Review: THE PERFECT ASSASSIN, by Ward Larsen

I have to admit it. I caught the espionage bug. Maybe I’ve always had it? Between Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan novels, and Jason Bourne starring on the pages of Ludlum’s books, to Vince Flynn’s Mitch Rapp character . . . (and I suppose it goes without saying, and yet, here I am saying it, there seems always […]

Book Review: Term Limits, by Vince Flynn

TERM LIMITS, published in 1999, and Vince Flynn’s first novel, actually fits in third in the Mitch Rapp series, right between KILL SHOT and TRANSFER OF POWER. Which is pretty cool. Additionally, I found TERM LIMITS –for a book published eighteen years ago– very politically relevant. The President of the United States has a budget […]

Book Review: AMERICAN ASSASSIN, by Vince Flynn

For a long time I’d seen Vince Flynn novels on bookshelves, but never gave them a try. Recently, I saw an upcoming movie trailer for AMERICAN ASSASSIN. It looked pretty awesome. I found out the movie was based on the Vince Flynn novel. And so, I bought it. And read it. And loved it! I […]

Book Review: FOR STEAM AND COUNTRY

I just finished reading an absolutely fun, action-filled steampunk novel. FOR STEAM AND COUNTRY was written by Jon Del Arroz. It is the kind of novel that, when you sit down to start reading –time gets away from you. As a reader I was sucked right into the story for two very key, and important […]

Book Review: TWELVE DAYS, by Steven Barnes

The announcement of global genocide, of a purposely brought on apocalypse, feels and sounds more like an elaborate hoax than a viable threat. That is until the demonstrations begin. The world is being held hostage. An unknown group is promising the death of high-ranking political, and powerful citizens from across the world. Each day a […]