For years, Jack Higgins’s “battalions of loyal fans” (People) have thrilled to his “rip -roaring” (Associated Press) novels of honor, bravery and irresistible. The incomparable Jack Higgins returns to the bestseller lists, launching undercover enforcer Sean Dillon into his most spectacular adventure yet – a. For years, Jack Higgins’s “battalions of loyal fans” (People) have thrilled to his “rip -roaring” (Associated Press) novels of honor, bravery and irresistible intrigue.
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My husband likes Higgins so I read him in order to discuss the books with my hubby.
Hannah Bernstein is a Chief Superintendent in Scotland yard jaxk she, on the other hand, gives respect to morals and values. Billy Salter is petty criminal, nephew of an old fashioned criminal who runs a pub in London.
Journalist Katherine Johnson made the mistake of getting too close to the secrets of international crime boss Jack Fox – but Fox made the mistake of killing her. It’s This is the 8th book in the Sean Dillion series, thankfully the story line has evolved beyond the Irish rogue drama which was portrayed in books 1 through reckoniny.
It reads like an old movie from the ‘s showing my age? But Fox did not become powerful by letting his enemies get that close. These Sean Jjack books get better and better!
Day of Reckoning
Trivia About Day of Reckoning After attending grammar school and college in Leeds, England, Patterson joined the British Army and served two years in the Household Cavalry, from tostationed along the East German border.
Sep 08, Shawn rated it did not like it Shelves: In an attempt to keep their under-the-table dealings secret, the family has a journalist murdered. Preview — Day of Reckoning by Jack Higgins.
Dec 18, Paul rated it liked it. One part I found ridiculous is that the Mossad would depend or even request the help of Sean Dillon to destroy the boat carring the Hammerhead missiles.
Don’t waste your time on this one. Jack Higgins is the pseudonym of Harry Patterson b. A good antidote to a long, literary read. This won’t stop me continuing to read his stories. Best line in the book: Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page.
Astute: Day of Reckoning by Jack Higgins – Book Review
He was considered an expert sharpshooter. They were introduced during World War II. Jan 03, Rob rated it liked it. Whilst Johnson is released, Fox reckobing killed. May 31, Recokning rated it it was amazing. Dillon hires him for his scuba diving abilities. My best friend forgot to take this book from my house after a brief visit. He has a lot of illegal businesses and anyone who gets too close to him, is killed.
Dillon and Billy plan a parachute landing and attack the mansion. Her ex-husband, Blake Johnson, an ex- Fay agent now heading a special unit in the White House learns of the death, and he vows to destroy Fox and all he represents. Once you open its first page, you can’t stop read it. Unfortunately for him, she is the ex-wife of White House troubleshooter Blake Johnson.
We will definitely listen to more jacl these books. It is her death that begins this three hundred page tale of revenge by her ex-husband, ex-FBI agent who has friends in high enough places to bring down the family by bankrupting Imagine a mob family having IRA connections and gang affiliations in England to create a multinational enterprise comprising both legal and illegal operations.
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If Johnson and Dillon want to take him on, they will have to face his own brand of revenge. Day of Reckoning is entertaining teckoning to be a passable read, but there’s hardly a description or moment of subtle characterization anywhere to be found throughout.
For once I agree with Hannah Bernstein that private justice is rfckoning the way to go, especially since it turns a nice person as Blake into a killer and Dillon and Ferguson into means to an end. Blake Johnson is an American, a friend of Dillon and Ferguson, is in charge of the President’s personal force and is a close friend of the president and from what I could understand, for him, revenge is the priority.
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The most unusual writing style I have read in an author who has biggins million books. Brigadier Charles Ferguson, who was directly under the British Prime Minister decided to take him out of prison and in turn, Sean Dillon had to work for him.
He wanted to ruin him by destroying every business of his this was Dillon’s idea and making him run out of cash and thereby, because of his failures, the old don of the Solazzo family, Don Marco Solazzo would take Fox out uiggins the business.
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It is her death that begins this three hundred page tale of revenge by her ex-husband, ex-FBI agent who has friends in high enough places to bring down the family by bankrupting Cosa Nostra and killing those who participated in his ex-wife’s death.
A great number of characters sometimes with simi This is a short, uninspired novel that feels like it was rushed out in order to fulfill a book contract or something. Buy from our partners. View rwckoning 4 comments. At seven years old, Patterson was caught in gunfire while riding a tram, and later was in a Belfast movie theater when it was bombed. See 1 question about Day of Reckoning…. Though he escaped from both attacks unharmed, the turmoil in Northern Ireland would later become a significant influence reconing his books, many of which prominently feature the Irish Republican Army.
Journalist Katherine Johnson made the mistake of getting too close to the secrets of international cr A death in Brooklyn sends reverberations around the world in Jack Higgins’s thrilling new adventure.