Review by ReyvrexQuestor Reyes -- The last Assassination

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Post by CambaReviewer » 18 Jul 2018, 11:28

Thanks for an insightful and well-written review. I always like it when stories are written around real live events and places, especially when the plots are plausible. Well done!

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Post by Helen_Combe » 18 Jul 2018, 11:30

The character development sounds really good and is an aspect where some adventure style stories fall down.
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Post by DorcasToo » 18 Jul 2018, 11:31

I love the review factual and yet so detailed. I love political thrillers must check it out .
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Post by TokiBoo » 18 Jul 2018, 11:34

The twists and turns keep you engaged the entire way through. I've never read a political thriller but sure want to now! The characters are deeply interesting and written with thought. Love it!

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Post by Shraddha_rc » 18 Jul 2018, 11:37

I've already read this book and loved it. I've posted a review on it. It is one of the best books I've read till now.

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Post by ButterscotchCherrie » 18 Jul 2018, 11:38

I like the sound of the author leaving clues for alert readers, that's always fun. Otherwise, with its mention of a hospital bombing in Aleppo and hacking into US computer systems, this clearly draws on current events and is quite realistic. Overall, it sounds like a well-researched thriller with impressive characters like Amanda.

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Post by Graceshete93 » 18 Jul 2018, 11:39

James E. Duocette is a great author with brilliant ideas.His plot and plan for this story are perfect.
The review is good and well understood. Thanks.

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Post by ReadingRob » 18 Jul 2018, 11:43

Great review! I am much more interested in this book now, having read this. It sounds like a great book with a lot of twists and turns, and that is, to paraphrase Martha Stewart, always a good thing. Thank you.

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Post by thespookybookshelf » 18 Jul 2018, 11:47

This one sounds quite interesting - especially after having taken a gander at the free sample of the book. I will have to add this to my TBR pile as soon as I can.

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Post by smc19 » 18 Jul 2018, 11:47

The reviewer did a good job in outlining the story line and remained objective in doing so. The modern day environment mingled with current events makes for a compelling read and forms the basis for a thrilling ride. The Amazon sample demonstrated how well the author developed the characters and seamlessly wove them into the tale. Kudos to the author!

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Post by Spath » 18 Jul 2018, 11:52

Very nice review! I have a strong political interest and stay up with current events to the best of my ability. I definitely want to read this book. Thank you for your review.
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Post by Emmageek » 18 Jul 2018, 11:53

I found this to be a very well thought out and discerning review. I am very interested in reading this book myself given what I have read in order to read a book in a genre I enjoy. Thank you!

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Post by Bukari » 18 Jul 2018, 11:55

Wow! I have a dream of reading and reviewing this fascinating story according to the review given by the writer. Well, the summary is also worthy of recommendation.
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Post by Jesutofunmi02 » 18 Jul 2018, 11:58

It will be interest to guess that there is someone within the US government working with the bombers

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Post by Sirajuddin » 18 Jul 2018, 12:07

The Last Assassination by James E. Doucette, this novel is about the middle east and the US army operations. The events that take place in the middle east, affected not only the war- affected countries but affect other countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, and the White House.

The main theme of this plot is that a hospital at Aleppo gets destroyed by the bombing of the US drones and that bombing was not on the list of US mission.

The suspenseful part of the novel is that an assassin eliminated a terrorist who had bombed the hospital at Aleppo and that terrorist was hired by a major. All these things make this novel a suspenseful thriller worth to read.

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