Thursday, April 13, 2017

Review of "The Butcher's Bill"

There was a large conglomerate, Gordias, behind a lot of missing money in Iraq and it was run by an American politician from the shadows. Bill Butcher, a former NCIS agent's personal agenda was to avenge some wrongs he witnessed while he was deployed in Iraq including that missing money. Hill now begins the intricate plot that sends Bill Butcher and his best friend Linus Schag, another NCIS agent into a tale that includes murder, kidnapping, and extortion. As Bill commits some violent acts, Linus wonders if a medication he was given for malaria is at the root of his rogue behavior. Bill's relentless pursuit of his agenda ultimately is successful, but a deadly price. His last words to Linus were I will get him. This is an amazing novel. 5 Stars

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Review of "Angelina's Secret"

An aristocratic lady, Angelina and a narcissistic, French privateer, Jude met when he captured her ship at sea. After a game of chance, that she won, he released her and the ship. A short time later she met Jude again, her brother, Jonathan schooled with him. As they fell in love, she began having dreams of young women being murdered. When she was kidnapped by Darcy Montgomery, she learned that he committed those murders and intended to murder her too. Jude rescued her, then after they were married, he gave up privateering and joined her father's business, then learned she was pregnant. As they sailed for France, Jude was arrested and taken back to England to face charges while Angelina gave birth to twins. The ending will remain the secret. 4 Stars