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Review: The Silent Oligarch (Ben Webster #1)

User Review  - Marty - Goodreads

A promising debut, with interesting tradecraft by an actual practitioner (at least according to the dust jacket biography.) There are not a lot of plot twists, and the suspense is minimal ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch (Ben Webster #1)

User Review  - Lori Paximadis - Goodreads

7/10. (Yet again wishing for a scale of 10.) This was entertaining, and the premise was interesting, not the usual fare. I had a hard time getting into the characters' heads, though, and there was a ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch

User Review  - Lianne - Goodreads

I received an ARC of this novel recently from GoodReads. It was an interesting read concerning the modern geopolitical reality we live in with the involvement of global companies and markets. You can read my full review of the novel over at my blog: http://www.caffeinatedlife.net/blog/2... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch (Ben Webster #1)

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

Man, was this one hard to get into... I was bored out of my mind and utterly confused within the first 30 pages, but it did get slightly better. It had really interesting moments, and then not so ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch

User Review  - Sherrie - Goodreads

An espionage thriller just like the old days, ie the bad guy is Russian. This is an OK book with nothing really bad about it, but nothing really good, either--an accurate rating would be a 2.5. I ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch (Ben Webster #1)

User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

Financial Thrillers are becoming more and more common but this is the first one I have encountered that deals with off-shore banking and soviet corruption. The story is fairly straight forward: a ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch

User Review  - Deb - Goodreads

Corrupt attorney, Russian millionaires, Russian government, money laundering, hidden bank accts, bogus companies, all contribute to this story. Throw in blackmail, dysfunctional relationships, and u ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch

User Review  - Virginia - Goodreads

the beginning of the book read like nonfiction history of the break up the USSR, the collapse of communism, and the criminal opportunistic take over of wealth. I really enjoyed this part. From there ... Read full review

Review: The Silent Oligarch (Ben Webster #1)

User Review  - Gaby - Goodreads

Set in exotic and upscale locations - think Monaco, Geneva, Moscow, London, and so forth - The Silent Oligarch is an unusual legal and financial thriller. Richard Lock, an ordinary corporate lawyer ... Read full review


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