This was a fair story, if you like military jargon and tactical language this would be a good story for you. Very masculine in the execution of the s..Show More »tory, which is fine as the genre is one I like but I know it is not for everyone. There are villains and they are well developed and the good guys are cut from the right fabric and are a very wholesome type of heroic man. The politics are well presented and roll within the fabric of the story without much friction. The story has some ability to build tension and has some surprises but in the end things work out like you expect, not that that is a disappointment, the ending is fine and produced with some excitement and leaves you feeling good about the world. If you like military styled masculine action stories then this would be a good pic. Recommended for that audience.
This second installment in the green beret series far exceeds its predecessor. Mayer has proven once again to be a captivating author and his militar..Show More »y experience shows in how he presents this real world feeling scenario.
Have come to appreciate Mr. Mayer's stories, but this one struck a cord, as it is intriguing enough and one can't help but wonder, as scientists work ..Show More »more with DNA and genetic engineering, if something like this could not be happening somewhere. Therefore, the premise might be plausible. Personally, I was glad that Holly was the ultimate hero.
Cut out features characters from the last Dave Riley novel and an interesting twist on who the Bad guys are. Although it does suffer slightly from a ..Show More »dated technology level, no one calls them 'portable' phones anymore, the writing and plot are very good. Highly recommended for Dave Riley fans and would make a decent introduction into the series even though it relies on Characters introduced in the previous book. Performance is excellent as I have come to expect from this reader.
This is the best of the green beret series so far. Mayer made this feel more relatable to nonmilitary audiences, but still a thrilling ride of "what ..Show More »if" for those of us with military backgrounds. All around great read.
If one thing scares me its disease. Mayer did an excellent job of putting the main characters in a dire situation with seemingly no hope. The end wa..Show More »s an action packed frantic struggle that kept me on the edge of my seat.