Tag: book review

“Coma” by Robin Cook

Genre: Medical Thriller Buy it! Rating: 5 Water Towers If you are going in for a minor operation, stay away from Operating Room 8. Nearing the 30th anniversary of the publication of “Coma” this is still an amazing book. After years of book learning, third year medical student, […]

“The Bourne Legacy” Book Review

“The Bourne Legacy” by Eric Van Lustbader Genre: Thriller Rating: 1 Water Tower I really wanted “The Bourne Legacy” to be a good book. I miss Robert Ludlum, and was hoping beyond hope that Eric Van Lustbader could fill his shoes. He does not. “The Bourne Legacy” starts […]

“Temple” by Matthew Reilly

Genre: Thriller   Matthew Reilly is anything but boring. The one or two sentences in the “Temple” that are calm are an oasis from the relentless, gory, death defying, and beyond belief, did I say R-E-L-E-N-T-L-E-S-S, action. “Temple” is an incredible thrill ride. Hmmmm, typical Reilly. “Temple” is […]

"Airframe" Book Review

“Airframe” by Michael Crichton Genre: Thriller   “So now day-to-day life is false, and the media image is true. Sometimes I look around my living room and the most real thing in the room is the television. It’s bright and vivid, and the rest of my life looks […]