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bad news He kills without compunction and abuses with no regard for age news He kills without compunction and abuses with no regard for age Ray rapes Vanessa and sexually abuses her daughter and while those scenes thankfully are overview they are buoyed by this authors set up of the character and talent for saying a lot without saying much at all After the assault on little Lydia the child wishes for death Her parents are gone and this man who said that he would not hurt her has done so n a way worse than she could have Mehr als das imagined That handful of linesn the aftermath of Lydia s abduction just kills me as a r Interesting read I liked The Accidental Cowboy (Angel Crossing, Arizona, it though Totally awesomeThis book captivated me from the start Fast pace and great storyline madet hard to put down Highly recommend When I reviewed Calvin Dean s The Epitaph of Jonas Barloff I said he had a wonderful way with words and made me feel like I was right there watching his characters That hasn t changed Read my review at a reader how the mother of a kidnapped daughter feels Abby and the Bachelor Cop is one thing but actually getting the reader to experience that emotion reuires talent and this book was a turmoil of emotion for me I felt Vanessa s anger frustration worry helplessness and determination throughout the story The author didn t delvento a lot of detail of the rape scene something for which I was grateful but gave enough Eye to Eye information that the reader knew exactly what had happenedI love books that have a paranormal angle and Lydia s father despite not being al. And power by bridging the divide between the living and the dead He accepts a guided tournto the afterlife from Vanessa’s deceased husband But will his journey lead to the rescue of the Fitzgeralds’ daughter And what about the others Accidentally Expecting involvedn the web of corruption Only Vanessa holds the key to A DOOR UNLOCKED.
Calvin Dean ✓ 9 READA supernatural crime thriller with a twist Worth reading "SUPERNATURAL CRIME THRILLERTHERE ARE A HANDFULL OF AUTHORS THAT " crime thrillerThere are a handfull of authors that will read everything they write Calvin Dean s one of themA great read Good suspense novel makes you thinkA couple of parts were a bit difficult
TO GET INTO BUT THAT VERY WELL COULD HAVEget Herzrivalen into but that very well could have due to the amount of timet took me to finish the book With my work schedule as t s finding a regular reading schedule Alaskan Nights is not easy As for the bookt has been a while since I have read anything n this genre Honestly I m reminded a little of Ted Dekker s work I m not going to spoil t but f you re a fan of suspense or of novels that kind of make you uestion things a bit you ll like A Door Unlocked A TENSE PARANORMAL STORY TO FIND A LITTLE GIRL WHOM BENT ADUCTICE BEFORE IT TO LATE A GOOD WELL WRITTEN BOOK This was a great story that was sad n so many ways but kept you hopeful as t went on The ending brought t full circle and brought with Always Look Twice it a smile This reviews courtesy of topoftheheapreviewscomCalvin Dean s strong points really shine through All For You: Halfway There / Buckhorn Ever After / The One You Want / One Perfect Night in this supernatural suspense novel His biggest strengths creating characters that you can connect with and then creating that human connection between the reader and the page From the plight of a widow or the strength of a little girl fighting her abductor you genuinely feel for these charactersThe pages fly by and I don t think I m out of line comparing his writing to a Dean Koontz I wouldn t classify Any Man Of Mine it as horror but some scenes aren fact horrific Thankfully Calvin gives these things the weight they deserve while not going Annalee And The Lawman into details After all your ownmagination The Apollonides Mistress Scandal is probably much worse than anything he could write These come acrossn uotes like this from LydiaI m sorry Momma I didn t wantto do t When he was thr. Vanessa Fitzgerald wishes she had never heard of Bobby Ray Ledbetter a released convict who murdered her husband and abducted the couple’s eight year old daughter after brutally beating and raping the young motherWhile n a medically Anything For His Son induced coma Vanessa receives messages from her husband’s grave vital cluesn an. Ough he handed me my pajamas I put the gown on Now I smell like himIt not only derives a ton of sympathy for the daughter t
CREATES SO MUCH LOATHING AND HATREDso much loathing and hatred Bobby Ray s character at the same time you wish him serious harmOn the flip side of the fantastic characters s the plot line While the plot s engaging and this being a supernatural type of story you do have to suspend your disbelief some I found a lot of the actions of the characters just completely un realistic From reporters to cops things just didn t add up and they didn t act n very realistic fashions It served the purpose of moving the story along but there are times where I just had to put the book down and kind of roll my eyesThe other ssue I had "and s another reason compare this to " is another reason I compare this to Dean Koontz book s the ending You have all of these events Annie and the Outlaw in place the kidnapping of the daughter where they don t know where shes Eric contacting his wife from beyond the grave and the unraveling of the corruption from a Senator all trying to be tied up They way the book ended ANNIE AND THE PRINCE it wasmpossible to be written The Single Dad's Redemption into a corner No matter what happenedt could and did all become resolved via a sort of Deus Ex Machina In my opinion this knocked the book down uite a bit The build up was fantastic the characters were absolutely fantastic and I think the characters deserved a better endingThe Bottom Line An extremely strong setup and well rounded characters were tainted by a very sub par ending A Christmas Affair in my opinion While the book could rank right up there with some of Dean Koontz s works from the early 2000 s I felt let down It was aiken to a strong story with the twist of and he woke upt was all a dream I still look forward to any other novel Calvin Dean writes because he knows how to write strong characters I just hope that the ending of the nex. Otherwise cold case But after recovering the communications cease Under the guidance of renowned parapsychologist Dr Sebastian Dietrich the transmissions resume providing valuable leads nto her daughter’s location and Bobby Ray’s accomplices Buoyed by his success Dietrich longs to harness eternity’s knowledge. ,