If you like scandinavian mystery, this is a good example. Lacks the tension of "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" and the villain is obvious to everyone except the police but is never boring.
I have read over 250 books on tape and rarely write a review in an effort not to be redundant. I am motivated to write this review in amazement that anyone would publish it.The plot is is simple: the "hero?" seeks to sink that largest tanker in the world in revenge for it running down his sailboat and killing his wife. So the author fills the book with 12 hours of boring technical details of the anatomy of a sailboat and sailing interspersed with the details of the African and Mid-east coast. Unless you want to test your nautical vocabulary and geography, avoid this trash.
I have read over 400 audible books and rarely write reviews. The occasion for this review is certainly not to tell you what a talented writer John Irving is. Many more qualified people than I have written that, but to express my amazement how Joe Barrett brings Owen Meany alive. In the printed book, Owen's voice is always in caps to emphasize it's unique quality. Barrett has captured a voice that creates a wonderful vision of this character. Even if you read this book in print, I would encourage you to listen to this incredible reading.
Clancy up to his old style. China claims the southern China sea for it's own and the US is under massive cyber attack. Lots of the technical details for which Clancy is so well known with his usual cast of character. If you like Clancy, you will not be disappointed.
Good yarn, well conceived, compelling with excelllent reader. Only negative is that the author could use some lessons in reducing wordiness.
Getting a little tiresome, but perhaps I should have taken a break after Book1. Ambivalent about downloading Book 3.
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