September 19th, 2019
Home | Log in!

On Top Shelf
FALLENFALLEN
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick
SWORD AND PEN

Reviewer Application

New Books This Week

Latest Articles


Sumptious September books for you

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
A deadly poisoning, a stolen painting and a criminal mastermind challenge the skills of Sharpe and Donovan


slideshow image
Opposites attract in this gilded age historical romance when a young American suffragette eschews marriage until a handsome detective is hired to protect her from a dangerous stalker.


slideshow image
The CDC’s Outbreak Task Force director is on the hunt for a killer–she doesn't need the distraction of her bodyguard!


slideshow image
When missing turns to murdered, one woman's search for answers will take her to a place she never wanted to go…


slideshow image
Where do you go when you're at the end of your rope?


slideshow image
The men of BOLO Consultants uncover a dangerous enemy in the City of Sin.


Vendetta

Vendetta, November 2018
Catherine Ling #5
by Iris Johansen

St. Martin's Press
416 pages
ISBN: 1250075874
EAN: 9781250075871
Kindle: B079DW754L
Hardcover / e-Book
Add to Wish List


Purchase



"A taut, explosive, and intricate mystery..."

Fresh Fiction Review

Vendetta
Iris Johansen

Reviewed by Diana Troldahl
Posted November 20, 2018

Romance Suspense | Thriller

VENDETTA, Iris Johansen's fifth book in the Catherine Ling series, starts in the jungle with a frantic race to save the life of a young girl and thrusts its way across the globe to answer a threat from the inheritor of an evil empire.

Although this is fifth in the Ling series, it can be read as a stand-alone book with absolutely no problem. The back story of Catherine and Cameron is covered well with no detraction from the intricate, action- driven plot.

Johansen has created fascinating characters on both sides of the moral line. Her complex but captivating plotting brings readers along for an exciting ride.

If you love romantic suspense you are in for a genuine treat.

Learn more about Vendetta

SUMMARY

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Iris Johansen comes a new explosive, compelling thriller.

With his dying breath, Carl Venable, head of the CIA task force on terrorism and Jude Brandon’s final link to terrorist ringleader Max Huber, gives Brandon a mandate: keep his daughter, Rachel, safe at any cost. But Rachel Venable has a shocking, twisted past of her own, one that comes rushing back after her medical clinic in Guyana is attacked by Huber—the same man who murdered her father and kept her imprisoned for months. Brandon and Catherine Ling, Rachel’s longtime ally and fierce protector, are determined to keep Rachel out of danger, but she knows that it’s impossible to stay hidden when Max Huber wants you dead.

As Rachel and Brandon race against the clock to bring Huber down before he can orchestrate a disaster that will lay waste to half the country, they also fight a growing attraction to each other – an attraction that could prove just as dangerous as Huber himself.

In this gripping, fast-paced novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Iris Johansen, one thing is clear: everyone has a vendetta, and no one will rest until they get their revenge.


What do you think about this review?

Comments

No comments posted.

Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!

 

 

 

© 2003-2019 off-the-edge.net  all rights reserved Privacy Policy