The Striker

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Wheeler Publishing, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2013 - Fiction - 495 pages
143 Reviews
Detective Isaac Bell returns in the remarkable new adventure in the #1 New York Times-bestselling series.
It is 1902, and a bright, inexperienced young man named Isaac Bell, only two years out of his apprenticeship at the Van Dorn Detective Agency, has an urgent message for his boss. Hired to hunt for radical unionist saboteurs in the coal mines, he is witness to a terrible accident that makes him think that something else is going on, that provocateurs are at work and bigger stakes are in play.
Little does he know just how big they are. Given exactly one week to prove his case, Bell quickly finds himself pitted against two of the most ruthless opponents he has ever known, men of staggering ambition and cold-bloodedness . . . who are not about to let some wet-behind-the-ears detective stand in their way.

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Good storytelling, mixed with some decent history. - Goodreads
The action has a good pace. - Goodreads
Another page turner about Isaac Bell! - Goodreads
I did like the overall storyline & pace of the book. - Goodreads
This plot line developes in WV, where I am from 3. - Goodreads
Maybe if they had some illustrations. - Goodreads

Review: The Striker (Isaac Bell #6)

User Review  - Catskill Julie - Goodreads

Read this as soon as it came out. Despite the fact that I am not typically a fan of historic novels, I have really enjoyed Cussler's Isaac Bell adventures. The historic milieu of this book in ... Read full review

Review: The Striker (Isaac Bell #6)

User Review  - Mark Muckerman - Goodreads

Same ol same ol from Cussler in the twilight of his career. Of all his collaborative works, the Issac Bell series is the least painful to read, and is worth every penny of it's price from the $1.00 ... Read full review

About the author (2013)

CLIVE CUSSLER is the author of many New York Times bestsellers, most recently "The Thief," "The Storm," and "The Tombs." He lives in Arizona.
JUSTIN SCOTT's novels include "The Shipkiller" and "Normandie Triangle"; the Ben Abbott detective series; and modern sea thrillers published under his pen name, Paul Garrison. He is the coauthor with Clive Cussler of four previous Isaac Bell novels. He lives in Connecticut.

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