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“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 […]

“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 […]