Tag: TracyReaderDad Book Reviews

  • “Dark Sky” by C.J. Box

    “Dark Sky” by C.J. Box

    Genre: Thriller Wyoming Game Warden Joe Pickett and Rancher Brock Boedecker are waiting at the Saddlestring airport for the arrival of Silicon Valley billionairre and social media (ConFab) tycoon, Steve Price aka Steve-2, to land in his private jet. Joe and Brock are ready to start the elk hunting expedition that Wyoming Gov Colter Allen […]

  • Once Upon a Crime: Five Authors Write a Short Story in Real Time

    Once Upon a Crime: Five Authors Write a Short Story in Real Time

    Ok, well, this was a VERY cool live streaming event that had this fanboy’s mind spinning after it was over. St. Martin’s Press and Minotaur Books, with Criminal Element, hosted a live streaming event June 24, 2020 where five invited authors would write a short story in real-time. But first….. I signed up for this […]

  • Book Review: “Hellbent” by Gregg Hurwitz

    Book Review: “Hellbent” by Gregg Hurwitz

    Genre: Thriller “Y.A.S, Y.A.L” Evan Smoak was “recruited” into a secret government organization as a 12 year old, and taught the skills he needed to become an off-the-books assassin: Orphan X. A few years ago, Evan left the Orphan program to become “The Nowhere Man”. A person who would help anyone who called 1-855-2-NOWHERE and […]

  • October 2019 Thrillers

    October 2019 Thrillers

    A bunch of new books are coming out this month. Happy Reading! Gods & Snipers by David Healey Dark Museum by Melanie Surani The Dead Beat Scroll by Mark Coggins Bones of the Innocent by John A. Connell Handmade Ho-Ho Homicide: An Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery by Lois Winston Church of the Graveyard Saints by C. Joseph Greaves The Olympian by Mark Atley […]

  • Book Review: “Rough Justice” by Lisa Scottoline

    Book Review: “Rough Justice” by Lisa Scottoline

    Genre: Mystery / Thriller If you read my last review on “Legal Tender” you know that I complained about each book in this “series” (Rosato & Associates) only having new characters. Well……in book #3, “Rough Justice”, the series FINALLY includes the old characters we have come to know and love. Whew! No more complaints from […]

  • “The Disappeared” by C.J. Box

    “The Disappeared” by C.J. Box

    Genre: Thriller Joe Pickett, Game Warden in Saddlestring, WY, is sent on a special assignment for (newly elected) Governor Allen. He is to pick up the investigation where the Wyoming DCI team left off….when the impetuous Governor fired them! The orders from this asshole Governor are: “Do it or lose your job. And keep Nate […]

  • July 2019 Thrillers

    July 2019 Thrillers

    Here are four new thrillers for your summer reading pleasure at the beach. 🙂 Enjoy! Chai Another Day by Leslie Budewitz Images by Lauri Broadbent Dark Spiral Down by Michael Houtz A House Divided: A Lincoln & Speed Mysteryby Jonathan F. Putnam Looks like July is a good time for new authors to release a book! 😉

  • “The Oracle” by Clive Cussler & Robin Burcell

    “The Oracle” by Clive Cussler & Robin Burcell

    Genre: Thriller 533 A.D. Bulla Regia, North Africa (Tunisia) Seeking the advice of an Oracle the King and his brother hope to break a 100 year old curse before it ends in the death of the brother….. “Know, O King, the Saturnalia is upon us. To break the curse, the sacred scroll must be returned […]

  • “Camino Island” by John Grisham

    “Camino Island” by John Grisham

    Genre: Thriller Mark, Denny, Trey, Jerry, and Ahmed planned the “perfect” crime. Together, they planned, and executed, the nearly perfect heist of several of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s original handwritten manuscripts, including “The Great Gatsby”, from the Firestone Library at Princeton University. Each manuscript will be worth millions, and Mark, Denny, Trey, Jerry, and Ahmed are […]

  • Book Review: “The Venetian Betrayal” by Steve Berry

    Book Review: “The Venetian Betrayal” by Steve Berry

    Genre: Thriller “The Venetian Betrayal” is #3 in the Cotton Malone series. I am back on track after reading an ARC of #12 “The Lost Order”. Cotton Malone is a retired Department of Justice Magellan Billet special operative. He owns a book store in Copenhagen. On his way home after a meeting of the Danish […]