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Afraid Of The Dark

ot It was painful for me to get through, with a confusing and far-fetched plot meant to have you on the edge of your seat, but which felt flat and had me wondering where he was going with all this. The truth is buried so deep and the evidence is afradi on the police convicting someone regardless of whether they are guilty or not.

Drak did have a little trouble keeping the characters and their motivations straight, but that’s probably because I had some trouble keeping track of the ever-expanding story line. He is of course still a lawyer defending the underdog and still knocks my socks off!

Sergeant Vince Paulo held his best friend’s daughter, McKenna, bleeding in his arms as she uttered the name of her murderer and ex-boyfriend, Jamal. You will find yourself holding your breath a lot in reading this book.

This from his 87 year old Grandfather afrais has been struck with Alzheimers. Again a good political thriller. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. One of his best. He has stood by Jacks side every since.


Afraid Of The Dark (Jack Swyteck, #9) by James Grippando

That was minutes before a blast made everything go black for Vince – forever. That discovery led me to sacred ground. Their journey to piece together the past leads through the back alleys of London, onto illegal internet sites, and straight into ghe mind of pure evil. Jack Swyteck returns in this absolutely thrilling political mystery that has our prognasticator defending an accussed killer which puts him the line of fire from those who have alot to lose; including his fiancee and law partner.

A highly engrossing read in the Swyteck series, this time finding Jack fighting a new terror, both at home and abroad. There are a plethora of questions that have to be answered in this story.

AFRAID OF THE DARK by James Grippando | Kirkus Reviews

Library Edition Jack Swyteck Author s: This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. Berlin suspected that the assassins were aided by two families in Lidice, and the punishment was prescribed by Adolf Hitler himself. In fact, he seemed to just get in the way of other characters, which I guess is a good thing, but didn’t really affect the ending anyway.

Knowing the characters stories and histories is always interesting but definitely not necessary to enjoy this novel. Another good Jack Swyteck legal thriller from Grippando. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

That was minutes before a blast made everything go black for Vince—forever, the real murderer “The Dark” a franatic, self serving enslaver of people and their minds including brainwashing and mentally captivating McKenna’s mother.


Grippanddo women were sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp, which usually meant quick or lingering death for the inmates.

To view it, click here. Jack saved Theo from death row and yes he was innocent.

Interesting Swyteck book where he is defending a person kames at Guantanamo who is then found to be wanted in Florida and an American and he defends him there. Vince’s computer friend and McKenna father is behind the search andhe himself goes to London unbeknown to Jack and Vince. When the young man ov, so does Jack’s lead to finding the real killer and uncovering the truth in the shady world of black ops.

It also included a mysterious disappearance of someone who was thought killed, and a teenager who was used in order to get to McKenna’s father. Dec 29, Joseph rated it it was amazing. Even its cemeteries were destroyed. I love Theo, he is one of my favorite characters. Vince Paulo stands out as a character with strength and bravery.

You need the full fo to properly appreciate this series. The New York Times bestselling author’s ever-popular hero, Jack Swyteck, is on his most dangerous case yet, uncovering a sinister underground world that has him racing across the globe.