Reviews

BAD MOVE

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Amusing debut about a hapless SF writer who tries to teach his wife a little lesson that backfires.Sarah's habit of leaving her purse in the grocery cart while she studies the aisles irritates Zack Walker so much that he grabs it, tosses it in the trunk of their car, then waits for her to realize it's been stolen. But he's picked the wrong purse from the wrong cart, and when he tries to return it ... Read full review

Review: Bad Move

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Joe Hartlaub

Linwood Barclay is well known to Canadian readers by virtue of his Toronto Star newspaper column, as well as a number of nonfiction books he has published. BAD MOVE is his first work of fiction. It is a quirky yet appealing work with which a number of readers will identify, undoubtedly making Barclay a wellknown commodity on this side of the border as well. BAD MOVE defies easy categorization, and ... Read full review

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This was a good 'Summer Vacation' book...easy to read, funny and engrossing. Linwood's character development was excellent, maybe a little too good. I was getting to know Zack so well that I was starting to be able to predict what was going to go wrong next but there were a few surprises. I will pick up Bad Guys the next time I am in the mood for a similar escape. 

Review: Bad Move (Zack Walker #1)

User Review  - Teena - Goodreads

This was an enjoyable read as I've gotten to know and like Zack, Sarah and their kids. I found the first part of the first chapter a bit slow but it picked up very quickly after that. And just when ... Read full review

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