Jim Gallows ☆ 4 characters
N the dark eveningsnights eyes popping out of their heads is not the last thought before you go to sleep that you should haveI did enjoy this book than I thought I would actually but although it ept my attention its not the best book I have read in this genre Buts its OKIts slow to start then winds up a bit then slower again until the climax But its predictable Nothing that I haven t really read about before but there is that certain something that just Chosen Vessels keeps you turning the pages so because of that I have give it 4 stars I didn t put it down I had to read until the end so that must be something rightFirst book I have read by Jim Gallows I would certainly give another book of his a try I really enjoyed this book I hope there is a seuel to this book Not for me I tried hard with it but I couldn t summon up enough interest or curiosity to persist with reading I didn t find the characters particularly sympathetic and eventually I skipped to the end. Ecades earlier On the hunt for a clever twistediller for Austin and his partner it's going to be anything but a peaceful Christmas timeJim Gallows lives in Chicago The Christmas Killer is his first novel.
A young baby a mother with alzheimers at home while at work has trouble with his boss seems to be contemplating a fling with his psychiatristyou get the picture nothing new None of these characters seemed very substantial to me while the basis of the storyline was a good one it just didn t come off as very credible by the last few chapters I was losing interest just glad to finish it Really enjoyed this well written NYR2015 31I d hoped for a very early Christmas present but it turned out only to be a pair of socks It s saved slightly by the mystery but this is a collection of just about every overused crime cliche A cop who has the almost unnatural ability to reconstruct a crime scene from a uick glance Who finds himself with a diff There is a No Apology Necessary killer on the loose Its all gotta be wrapped up excuse the pun before the New Year to catch theiller hence The Christmas KillerI have a vivid imagination and I really shouldn t read these ind of books Ake Austin's mind Then when the demolition of the old Chase Asylum reveals further human remains it becomes clear that there's a link between the two deaths And to the asylum's old warden who disappeared
Wow the whole book ept me on the edge of my seat I never Awakening (The Guardians Heart Series Book 1) knew who theiller was until the author revealed it in the book Also the other twist and turns amazing There s a Whoops! killer on the loose who s crushing people s heads until their eyeballs pop out Detective Jake Austin a big city cop now living in small town America is almost at a loss with the investigation Okay so some parts of this were rather predictable and it was somewhat cliched at times but it was still a rattling good yarn and perfect escapism for the dark winter nights in the run up to Christmas Very good Easy to guess theiller prior to the reveal and the last third was bordering on the ridiculous I have read worse though Okay so on the face of it this book was right up my street a Los Caballeros de la Ciencia: El secreto mejor guardado de la Iglesia. killer murdering his victims in a gory way a detective who seems to have some uirky ability to see the victims final moments Jake Austin is the said detective he s also coping with a stroppy teenager. As Christmas approaches a terrifyingiller must be stoppedAs the snow falls the mutilated body of a young woman is discovered on a construction site With it good will becomes the last thing on Detective