Category Archives: Outdoors

Afterlight, by Alex Scarrow

Afterlight Afterlight, by Alex Scarrow (Orion, May 2010) What would Britain be like 10 years after the oil has run out? This stark question is the basis of Afterlight, a crackingly absorbing thriller. The novel is ostensibly a sequel to … Continue reading

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61 Hours by Lee Child

  61 Hours     As I often write in my reviews of the Jack Reacher books, if you like them, you'll like the latest (in this case, 61 HOURS); if you don't, you won't. The novel is a typical … Continue reading

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Last Light, by Alex Scarrow

  Last Light Last Light is a very exciting thriller based on the premise that the world’s oil supplies run out. Andy Sutherland, a consultant geologist originally from New Zealand, is commissioned to write a secret report about the vulnerable … Continue reading

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Blood Safari by Deon Meyer

  Blood Safari Translated by K. l. Seegers. BLOOD SAFARI, originally written in Afrikaans, is an excellent thriller which held me completely entranced from the moment I opened it and read the first page. I'm a sucker for many of … Continue reading

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