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Book Review Talk about The Price of Justice by Alan Brenham – Rated 5 Winks

The Price of Justice

The Price of Justice

Title The Price of Justice
Author Alan Brenham
Genre Crime Thriller
Publisher Amazon Kindle
Release Date: October 30th, 2012
ASIN/ISBN: B009ZI76EG
Purchase Link: http://amzn.com/B009ZI76EG
Author/Book Website: http://www.alanbrenham.com
Twitter/Facebook: http://twitter.com/alanbrenham
Book Description: Price of Justice is a story about loss, revenge and second chances. This mystery/thriller follows widowed police detective Jason Scarsdale, who, trying to raise a young daughter while solving three murders, unwittingly befriends a grieving mother secretly bent on murderous revenge, drawing him into a web of malice that teaches him the value of breaking the rules. Assigned to investigate two sex-related murders, he teams up with Dani Mueller, a police crime analyst with some deadly secrets of her own. After navigating his way around the cross-hairs of two crooked police managers, he closes in on the killer, but he does not want to believe what the evidence is revealing. Just when Scarsdale thought things couldn’t get any worse, the killer abducts his daughter and the analyst is kidnapped by a man from her past.
BRT Rating:  fivewinks
BRT Review Title:  Brenham puts the thrill in crime thriller!
BRT Review: I read this in paperback. This was an enjoyable, unpredictable and a surprisingly heart wrenching crime thriller. The twists and turns were well written and the guilt, pain and sorrow felt by both the main character Jason and the crime analyst Dani from the loss of his wife and her daughter was vividly conveyed. I appreciated the added back stories which lent to the mystery and danger as they sifted through the many clues and police policy red tape to let justice prevail in conjunction with a bit of revenge. In my opinion, a truly talented writer can tell a story so realistically that you could believe the plot was derived from an actual occurrence. Brenham has accomplished this for me. He didn’t rush the building closeness between Jason and Dani in such a short time after their losses and their emotional state and cleverness was fantastically delivered. Great review talk! But you be the judge.
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Book Review Talk about Sedition by Tom Abrahams – Rated 4 Winks

Sedition

Sedition

Title Sedition: A Political Thriller
Author Tom Abrahams
Genre Political Thriller
Publisher Tom Abrahams
Release Date: ASIN: B009G76250  ISBN: 1480107336 / 978-1480107335
ASIN/ISBN: ASIN: B008K9DV4U, ISBN-10: 097718661X, ISBN-13: 978-0977186617
Purchase Link: http://seditionbook.com/14.html
Author/Book Website: HTTP://SEDITIONBOOK.COM
Twitter/Facebook: Http://www.twitter.com/SEDITIONBOOK
Book Description: The President of The United States is dead. There is no Vice President to take his place. As the nation slips into a constitutional crisis, a small group of disenfranchised neo-patriots  conspire to violently seize power. They have the will. They already have someone on the inside.  And they have the explosives.  Standing in their way is a woman who listens to conversations not meant for her to hear. She reads mail not intended for her to see.   She knows their intention. But can she stop them in time?SEDITION is a smart, fast-paced, modern day political novel woven in reality and based on the 1820 British plot, The Cato Street Conspiracy. It navigates the thin line between good versus evil and patriot versus traitor, proving there’s always a reason behind treason.
BRT Rating:  fourwinks
BRT Review Title:  Interesting with intrigue but not entirely believable
BRT Review: I read this book in paperback and for a first time author, I was very impressed with Tom Abrahams. If you’re a conspiracy theorist or love political mystery, this may be a book you’d enjoy as you’re taken on a journey of espionage, secrecy and code cracking to find out who will take over the presidency and who ultimately should, after the President and Vice President of the United States die in office. Unfortunately, there were several moments where the detailed descriptions were overbearing, the plausibility of certain occurrences and the believability of the ensemble in the main conspiracy group Datura waned. In general however; the writing was vivid and Abrahams is clearly a talented story-teller who could likely debate politics with anyone for eons. Good review talk! But you be the judge.

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Book Review Talk about A Patriots Betrayal by Andrew Clawson – Rated 5 winks

A Patriots Betrayal

Title A   Patriot’s Betrayal
Author Andrew Clawson
Genre Thriller
Publisher Amazon
Release Date: June 1,   2012
ASIN/ISBN: 978-1477589014
Purchase Link: http://www.amazon.com/A-Patriots-Betrayal-ebook/dp/B0088DQMFI/ref=tmm_kin_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1352425482&sr=8-1
Author/Book Website: http://www.andrewclawson.com/
Twitter/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AndrewClawsonnovels
Book Description: A   Patriot’s Betrayal is a thriller set in modern times that follows a path laid   out centuries ago, right here in America. The last thing Parker Chase   expected to find after burying his murdered uncle was a cryptic letter from   the dead man. Parker realizes that his death was far more than a robbery gone   bad, and soon finds himself pursued by the very men who killed his uncle.   Joined by his brilliant ex-girlfriend, Parker fights to stay one step ahead   of a shadowy organization hell-bent on silencing him forever. Desperate to   discover why his uncle died, Parker realizes that he had uncovered   information about a centuries old mystery involving America’s Founding   Fathers. Soon both the CIA and police join the death-dealing group of   murderers in the chase to capture Parker, who must run for his life while   unraveling the greatest conspiracy in American history.
BRT Rating:  fivewinks
BRT Review Title:  A conspiracy theory and mystery lovers playground!
BRT Review: Andrew Clawson does an excellent job of taking the reader on a danger filled chase along with the main character Parker Chase to find the pieces of his uncles secrets and murder puzzle. As luck would have it, Parker has ties with a CIA agent and enlists the help of his ex-girlfriend who he clearly still has sparks with to evade becoming one of the corpses they avoid along the way. I enjoyed the chase scenes and I appreciated the various POV’s that allows the reader a window into both the villains and the victims motives and actions. Clawson uses all the expected near death escapes and mysterious behavioral clues that should be included in a thriller. Great review talk! But you be the judge.

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Book Review Talk about The One You Love by Paul Pilkington – Rated 3 Winks

 

The One You Love

The One You Love

Title The One You Love
Author Paul Pilkington
Genre Romance Suspense
Publisher Amazon Kindle
Release Date: July 26th , 2012
ASIN/ISBN: B004YDSL9Q ISBN-13: 978-1478295853
Purchase Link: http://www.amazon.com/Love-Holden-suspense-mystery-ebook/dp/B004YDSL9Q/ref=tmm_kin_title_0
Author/Book Website: www.paulpilkington.com
Twitter/Facebook: http://twitter.com/paulpilkington
Book Description: Emma Holden’s nightmare has just begun. Her fiancé vanishes, leaving the battered and bloodied body of his brother in their London apartment. Someone is stalking her, watching her every move. And her family are hiding a horrifying secret; a secret that threatens all those she loves. In a desperate race against time, Emma must uncover the truth if she ever wants to see her fiancé alive again. The One You Love is a fast-paced suspense mystery, full of twists, turns and cliffhangers. Already an eBook chart-topper on both sides of the Atlantic, it is now available in paperback for the first time.
BRT Rating:  threewinks
BRT Review Title:  A bit of a B movie script but it wasn’t too bad
BRT Review: The book was bit long and drawn out trying to get to the meat of the story and it took me a long time to read it because I started to lose interest in it half way through. One thing I can tell you is that you don’t want to be a character in a story trying to escape with Emma because she’s not the brightest bulb in the box. She tends to get herself into a lot of avoidable situations and makes a lot of numbskull decisions the way most blondes in B movies do right before they trip. Overall, it wasn’t that bad of a read, but maybe a little more forethought into the script and the length would serve better on the next book. Decent review talk! But you be the judge.

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Book Review Talk about The Man With The Green Suitcase by Dee Doanes – Rated 5 Winks

The Man With The Green Suitcase

The Man With The Green Suitcase

Title The   Man With The Green Suitcase
Author Dee Doanes
Genre
Publisher WLD Enterprises
Release Date: July  30th , 2012
ASIN/ISBN: B008RTZ312   / 0615675085
Purchase Link: http://www.amazon.com/The-With-Green-Suitcase-ebook/dp/B008RTZ312/ref=tmm_kin_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1355176851&sr=1-1  
Author/Book Website: www.deedoanes.com
Twitter/Facebook:  www.twitter.com/deedoanes
Book Description: What   does…A prostitute,
A corrupt businessman, and
A disfigured young woman
Have in common with a mysterious, old homeless man who carries a green   suitcase?The old man comes into people’s lives because it is important for them to   experience the visions
that he is somehow able to show them–visions that even he doesn’t   understand.

But whoever he connects with will go through a transformation that will   change
the course of their life, for better or worse.

The old man has no memory of who he is or even what the suitcase holds.

But one day he will find out all about his own secret
and dark past…

This story is magical realism, realistic with paranormal elements, a mystery   that needs to be solved, and a man and woman who will finally realize that   they were meant to come into each other’s lives and remain forever.

BRT Rating:  5 out of 5 winks
BRT Review Title:  Surprisingly original and captivating!
BRT Review:  This was a fantastic and captivating read. I really appreciated the writing style and the lucid way the story was delivered; so much so that in reading it, I pledged internally to work with Hosea Feed The Hungry (a charitable entity in Georgia) this year. The book itself is not about helping the homeless, but the key character in the story, who is a homeless man who is the catalyst for interactions between all the other characters, is a homeless man. Dee Doanes descriptive narrating brings you right into the fold of the story and transformations that some characters make are not only surprising at times, but touching. As it turns out, the man with the green suitcase is a fortune-teller of sorts who bestows visions to those in his presence, whether solicited or not. The characters find rather succinctly that what’s done in the dark, always comes to light. For some of the characters, the light is bright…but not always! Great book review talk! But you be the judge.

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Book Review Talk about The Followers by Evan Bollinger – Rated 4 Winks

The Followerss

The followers

Title The   Followers
Author Evan Bollinger
Genre Fantasy
Publisher Amazon
Release Date: March 26th   , 2012
ASIN/ISBN: B007OYPOL0
Purchase Link: http://www.amazon.com/The-Followers-A-Novella-ebook/dp/B007OYPOL0/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1355175261&sr=8-1&keywords=the+followers+evan+bollinger  
Author/Book Website: http://meandermin.blogspot.com/p/blog-page.html
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Book Description: “An extremely talented and highly skillful writer.” —   Kevin Moore“A unique, interesting and crazy story” —   Paul AitkenWhen a young boy follows a dark-winged creature through his   summer suburbia, the world opens before him. But as reality peels away, and   as the entities from beyond pour through, nothing can be done.
The mind bending has just begun. And what follows will change the boy and his   family forever. For the Multiverse has found a friend; the beings of the   black beyond are calling.
BRT Rating:  fourwinks
BRT Review Title:  Vivid, twisted and engulfing
BRT Review:  Kudos to Evan Bollinger for creating a vivid and enthralling story where you can wrap yourself into the mind of a child as he chases a creature that keeps you teetering between the realms of reality and fantasy. I never thought there was such a thing as being “too detailed” but, at times I did find myself skipping through indepthly descriptive portions of the story to get to the meat of the scene. Clearly a talented writer, Evan’s verbiage sometimes reminds me of Stephen King, but can become rather long-winded, without using run-on sentences, if such a thing is possible. Despite that minor flaw, the story line kept my interest throughout and the creepy discoveries that are more reality than not, including an unfortunate happenstance to a young girl is frightening. If you’re tired of predictability and guessing the ending 3 chapters early…you won’t be disappointed this time. He leaves you with your jaw dropped. Good review talk! But you be the judge.

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Book Review Talk with Author Melissa Miles McCarter

Book Review Talk with Author Melissa Miles McCarter
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Book Review Talk with Author Melissa Miles Mccarter
 
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