This is the fourth Chip Bell book I have read and the best so far.
is maturing as a writer and his character interaction is even better in this
book than the last. This is another Jake Sullivan novel. Jake
and his "sidekick" Mike are pulled into another international
thriller by an act of piracy in Jake's domain of south Florida.
The plot in this novel is introduced by a couple of chapters of seemingly unconnected historic anecdotes. As the book progresses you realize the foundation of the plot was laid out in the historic perspectives.
Somewhat reminiscent of Clive Cussler, the mystery within mystery is captivating. Jake and Mike's interaction provide an admirable camaraderie.
does a very good job combining current events with a fictional
thriller. In this case the hopes for peace in the Middle
East and the recognition that other countries have the same
fractional divides that our nation faces.
I recommend the book.
I highly recommend.
This book may have been received free of charge from a publisher or a publicist. That will NEVER have a bearing on my recommendations.