Tag: book review

“Stone Cold” by David Baldacci

Genre: Thriller Rating: 4 Water Towers Stone Cold by David Baldacci is the third installment of the trials and tribulations of “The Camel Club”, an eclectic band of fighters for truth and justice. This is an excellent, briskly paced, story that seamlessly weaves several plot lines together while […]

"Next" by Michael Crichton

Genre: Thriller Rating: 3.5 Water Towers Reality meets fiction. I was watching KCRA-TV (Sacramento, CA) this past Friday morning when they aired a segment featuring genetically altered cats that glowed in the dark (fluorescent). As he did with State of Fear and global warming, Michael Crichton tackles another […]

“Hard Rain” by Barry Eisler

Genre: Thriller Rating: 3.5 Water Towers John Rain is a scary individual. As Hard Rain opens, Rain kills the owner of a gym, Ishihara, while Ishihara is lifting weights. As usual, the death looks natural: a weightlifter trying to bench press more weight than he should. Picking up […]