Feb 28, 2010

Books I read in February

  1. The Haunted Air by F. Paul Wilson - possibly Jack's strangest fix it jobs ever. Jack becomes friends with Charlie & Lyle when he agrees to find a way to keep Madame Pomerol from killing them. But that is the least of Charlie and Lyle's problems their house is haunted by a ghost that wants something from Gia and will kill to get it. Jack's other fix it seems like a piece of cake the mysterious Edward hires Jack to keep an eye on his brother, Eli. But then Eli snatches a kid and the fix it gets complicated. 
  2. Gateways by F. Paul Wilson - Jack takes a trip to Florida when The Clan try to sacrifice his Father to the Everglades. With the help of the mysterious Anya and Carl (the gardener at his Father's retirement home who was born into The Clan but left it) Jack is able to defeat Semelee, but at a very high cost. 
  3. Starless Night by R. A. Salvatore - Fearing the dark elves will attack his friends Drizzt determines to leave Mithril Hall alone and return to Menzoberranzan.  Learning of his decision from Regis,  Catti-brie with Guenhwyvar by her side follows Drizzt into the Underdark. Drizzt is taken prisoner by Matron Baenre who plans to torture him for information concerning Mithril Hall, before she sacrifices him to the Spider Queen. Unbeknown to Matron Baenre Jarlaxle takes Catti-brie prisoner, he then taunts Artemis Entreri with the fact that Drizzt was the only one who could lead him back to the surface.
  4. The Jury by Fern Michaels - Nikki and Jack patch things up. The sisterhood takes on a wife beater high up in the government and Jack gets even with the Gold Shields.
  5. Side Effects by Michael Palmer - Women are being used as guinea pigs in an experiment on population control.
  6. Extreme Measures by Michael Palmer - while working undercover Scot Enders is injured and taken to White Memorial Hospital. Dr. Eric Najarian pronounces him dead but when Scot's sister comes looking for him several strange facts come to light, including the fact that Scot may still be alive.
  7. Crisscross by F. Paul Wilson - A mysterious woman with a dog hires Jack to get a message to her son who is part of the Dormentalist cult, and a Nun hires Jack to find her blackmailer and put a stop to the blackmail.
  8. Pet Food Politics The Chihuahua in the Coal Mine by Marion Nestle
  9. Sweet Revenge by Fern Michaels - Isabelle Flanders gets even with the witch (Rosemary Hershey) who stole her life.
  10. Lethal Justice by Fern Michaels - Alexis gets even with Arden Gillespie and Roland Sullivan the criminals who framed her for fraud. Anna Ryland de Silva joins the sisterhood.

1 comment:

  1. You are a voracious reader! Wow! I belong to a book discussion group and sure enjoy reading some things I might not otherwise have read, then discussing them with others. Have a wonderful week!

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