Afraid of the Dark (Jack Swyteck) [James Grippando] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The New York Times bestselling author’s. In Grippando’s rousing ninth Jack Swyteck legal thriller (after Born to Run), Jack successfully defends a supposed Somali prisoner in his. Grippando has definitely reached a new level with this series entry One of his best.” —Booklist (starred review) A young girl’s murder sets.
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Aug 13, Val rated it liked it Shelves: We follow several different story lines: If I could meet a character in real life it would be Theo.
However some of the plot twists are a little fanstantic and you may need to suspend some judgment. Swyteck’s character seems to be written as earnest but a bit clueless, although I sort of doubt that it’s the author’s intent to have him seem so bumbling. Want to Read saving…. She does and had been taken to an isoslated spot by the Chief officer and his side kick.
I have read five installments and none in sequence. Grippando’s character Jack Swyteck finally does some legal work at the beginning of this book, but then the story strays, badly.
Afraid of the Dark (Swyteck No. 9)
Miami criminal defense lawyer, Jack Swyteck has been called in to save Jamal from the death penalty for terrorist activity. Nov 28, Catrinka rated it really liked it. Unbelievable rescues even for grippabdo usually good brighter. With all access roads sealed off, the Gestapo went from one house to the next, searching everywhere, driving all the people out in the street and looting the abandoned buildings.
Slow development and ending squished into a couple of unbelievable chapters that left some protagonists out there somewhere. The story then flips into high gear when he travels to London, where the story ends one part of the story. I’d like to thank those nice people at HarperCollins for this review copy. I’ve always been a fan of Jack Swyteck’s storyline, as well as he best friend Theo Knights.
Thanks for telling us about the problem. If this review is helpful, I would appreciate you acknowledging it! Dec 17, SenoraG rated it it was amazing. All men were shot dead by a firing squad. You will find yourself holding your breath a lot in reading this book.
His novels are enjoyed worldwide in 28 languages. Jack Swyteck, a defence attorney, comes to the aid of Jamal after he’s been accused of terrorist activity. And despite the fact that this series is about Jack, he was not my favourite character.
Afraid Of The Dark
Yes, this is a series but it can stand alone if you’ve never read any of Mr. This review was first posted at Inside the mind of a Bibliophile The author spent practically the entire book trying to weave together the characters and plot. The only way this book makes sense is if women are just stupid. I didn’t figure out the ending, and at times I was very uncertain of the plot itself.
There was a problem adding your jamez address. Dec 30, Jane Biggerstaff rated it did not like it.
Jack saved Theo from death row and yes he was innocent. Sergeant Vince Paulo held his best friend’s daughter, McKenna, bleeding in his arms as she uttered the name of her murderer dak ex-boyfriend, Jamal. Grippando’s work, but this is getting a little too graphic. Library Edition Jack Swyteck Author s: The characters are well developed and lovable.
Theo Knight is also back in this book. The violence was overwhelming, the sentiments tired. I liked that, but it made a few of them hard to love.
The chapters are pretty short too about four or five pages on my iPadso it was easy to fit in a chapter or two here and there. Please email webmaster fantasticfiction. Afraid of the Dark Jack Swyteck Author s: