Review: Taken

Editorial Review - - Joe Hartlaub

It is only January, but I am going out on a limb again and predicting that a certain book will be on many “Best Of” lists by year's end. This time I'm shaking the leaves with TAKEN by Robert Crais. This isn't as chancy a prediction as it might appear to be. Crais is simply one of the best there is at working the grammar mine in any genre, and TAKEN is one of his best works so far. Certainly some ... Read full review

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Review: Taken (Elvis Cole #13)

User Review  - Aaron Johnston - Goodreads

I love Elvis Cole novels. Crais is a master. He tries a few new techniques in Taken, and I wasn't a fan of them all, though I did throughly enjoy the story. One such literary technique: Crais flips ... Read full review

Review: Taken (Elvis Cole #13)

User Review  - Carl - Goodreads

Elvis Cole is my second favourite Private Eye, just behind Spenser. To be fair there is not a lot in it! In this novel Cole is after a young couple taken by the illegal slivers that work the borders ... Read full review

Review: Taken (Elvis Cole #13)

User Review  - Deborah Ledford - Goodreads

Enjoyable fast-paced mystery featuring interesting characters. I was interested in this book primarily due to the award nominations. I've heard Crais speak at writers conferences before but this is my first read by this author. Looking forward to picking up more of his novels. Read full review

Review: Taken (Elvis Cole #13)

User Review  - Dale - Goodreads

I've been reading a lot of "assigned" reading lately. By assigned reading I mean books I agreed to review for publishers/authors or books that I read just to shrink my dreaded 4-milk-crates-full "to ... Read full review

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