Innocent – by Scott Turow

This sequel to the 1986 legal thriller, Presumed Innocent, was written decades after its antecedent, and accordingly, takes place twenty years later. If you read the novels back to back, you're in for a magical sense of time travel. Rusty is now a sixty-year-old judge, living in peaceful coexistence with his wife, Barbara. In the … Continue reading Innocent – by Scott Turow


Private – by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro

This book reads like a comic - with characters of commensurate dynamism and dimension as to what you might expect from a Marvel production. It's fast-paced, fun, and delightfully unrealistic, with far fetched (though highly entertaining) dialogue. The book unfolds the life of Jack Morgan, a private investigator with an evil identical twin. The story … Continue reading Private – by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro