I really like this style of detective novels. The PI has a smart mouth and guts and know how to back it up.
The plot had some unexpected..Show More »
I endured this book,(I'm not a quitter).The narrator was just not macho enough to make the story believable. And like the other characters I was annoy..Show More »
Good story, that actually gets Elvis out of LA again. I am circling back and doing older Elvis Cole books and I had a hard time with the reader at th..Show More »
Yes, there is always a detail missed that you find later.
Story - average for all, below average Cole/Pike. Narrator - bad, sounds a lot like Dick Hill, his Cajun is strained and just wrong at times, his Joe..Show More »
The reader was so poor that I chose not to listen to the book. I will not order anything else with this reader.
Completely Wrong Performer -- don't bother
story is good, series is good, but Completely Wrong Performer -- don't bother
It surprises me that Crais' name does not get linked with Connolly and Sandford more often. He certainly belongs in that company and, in fact, one of..Show More »
Robert Crais can always be counted on to give bang for the buck. His signature character, Elvis Cole, is so vivid, he has more flesh of reality than ..Show More »
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This is a nicely paced book which keeps moving even though we are given a good deal of flashback information about Elvis Cole's childhood abandonment...Show More »
Joe Pike, ex-Sniper, ex-Policeman, ex-Mercenary... a complex, screwed-up character.
The pace of this book is slowed down by the characte..Show More »
Years ago I sat next to an actual private detective on an airplane and he recommended Robert Crais. I have devoured all of his books and enjoyed ever..Show More »
Long time reader/listener of Crais. Big fan of Elvis Cole. This is second to feature sidekick Joe Pike. Missing the humour & humanity from the Elvis C..Show More »
This is vintage Crais so if you have enjoyed his earlier books you will enjoy this. Pike is his silent, effective self and the plot is engaging. Exc..Show More »
Can't miss with Joe and Elvis, good narrator but you'd think an author would pick one reader and stick with them. One of the best of the series.