Impaired Judgment by David Compton

Impaired Judgement by David Compton

Impaired Judgement by David Compton was a solid by the numbers thriller.  Didn’t realize until towards the end that I had read it before.  Still going thru my bookshelf trying to find books I haven’t read.  From Publishers Weekly “Barely halfway through your first hundred days in office and I’m afraid the honeymoon with Congress is…

Avatar

Saw Avatar yesterday.  It is a great science fiction movie.  The plot is reminiscent of Dancing with Wolves.  It was the first 3D movie that I have seen.  The 3D is very cool and wasn’t over done.  It does add depth to the movie experience.  Official Avatar Movie

The Enemy by Lee Child

The Enemy by Lee Child

The Enemy by Lee Child was a terrific police detective novel.  The central character is an Army Military Police Major named Jack Reacher based in North Carolina.  On New Year’s Eve 1989/90, he receives a call that a two star general has died in a seedy motel located near the post.  The subsequent investigation leads…

Trunk Music by Michael Connelly

Trunk Music by Michael Connelly

Trunk Music by Michael Connelly was an excellent police detective novel.  The story has lots of twists and turns that kept me riveted. The plot revolves around Hollywood homicide detective Harry Bosch who has just returned to duty after an involuntary stress leave.  His first case back is a straight to video movie producer who…

The First Law by John Lescroart

The First Law by John Lescroart

The First Law by John Lescroart was a very good thriller.  It features San Francisco defense attorney Dismas Hardy and police lieutenant Abe Glitsky who are the primary characters in all the John Lescroart novels I have read so far.  This novel was slightly different as there was no primary legal proceeding that the plot…

The Wrecker by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

The Wrecker by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott

The Wrecker by Clive Cussler and Justin Scott is an enjoyable action thriller.  This is the second novel to feature Issac Bell.  The first was The Chase.  These novels differ from Cussler’s usual formula as the preface starts in the future from the main story line.   The Wrecker is set in 1907.  Osgood Hennessy,…