A Good Day to Die [Simon Kernick] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dennis Milne is back! A dark, gritty, utterly page-turning novel set in. Dennis Milne is back! A dark, gritty, utterly page-turning novel set in Londonâ€™s meanest of mean streets: the follow-up to the hugely acclaimed debut, The. A Good Day to Die: (Dennis Milne 2) eBook: Simon Kernick: : Kindle Store.
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I like the way M. However, Warren isn’t exactly the man he claims to be. He arrived on the crime writing scene with his highly acclaimed debut novel The Business of Dying, the story of a corrupt cop moonlighting w a hitman. A Good Day to Die Author s: But he is no longer a policeman; no longer charged w When Dennis Milne–now living under an assumed identity in the Philippines–hears that his old friend and mernick Malik has been gunned down in a restaurant, he decides to go back to the violent city he once called home and bring the murderer to justice.
Put this one at the top of your list; it will keep you up well into the night” show more. We are introduced with Mick Kane, a. No trivia or quizzes yet. All through the story I found myself sympathizing and wondering whether he kenick good guy at heart who has been dealt a bad hand and will his luck change.
It makes the story anything but predictable and is an interesting take on a thriller where the siomn is also an antihero. Kernick writes in a way that keeps the reader hooked and his novels difficult to put down.
The way that Kernick described the Philippines made it sound like paradise. However it does have you doubt yourself and change your opinions many times.
Because the alternative—letting the guilty get away with crimes too sickening to contemplate—simply doesn’t bear thinking about. Once again everything was linked to the one story, which I still find amazing. Jun 26, Gerry rated it really liked it. But he is no longer a policeman; no longer charged with keeping the god and upholding the law.
A tight, fast moving plot with an intriguing twist in the tail that I didn’t see coming. I read pretty quickly and more than likely could stand to read it again. It’s a good thriller with an interesting zimon. Jul 02, Bev Ray rated it really liked it.
Despite interest from a number of publishers Kernick was unable to secure a deal, so he joined the sales force of the specialist IT and Business Kernic, Metaskil plc in Aldermaston, Berkshire in where he remained until he secured his first book deal The Business of Dying in September Very bleak and gloomy ending. Oct 30, Cphe rated it really liked it Shelves: Kernick writes “See how this sells”.
It features sloppy writing, stilted dialogue, and one of the most moronic endings I have ever been subjected to endure. I really enjoyed this second novel and novel it was. Kernck when all is said and done, it was an engaging read, with an unusual morally ambiguous main character. What I like a lot with Simon are the characters he builds up.
Having been conditioned by the audiobook narration, I’m not sure if the dialogues on paper were quite as bad as they came across here, or if Dave just portrayed them in a banal way.
I really enjoy his writings and have so many novels of his to catch up. I much preferred Seige and Relentless to this one. Dec 01, Gary rated it it was amazing. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Dennis Milne is back! Review Text “Simon Kernick may be a new kid on the block but he certainly knows how to crank up the suspense and deliver a kick in the gut when it’s needed.
Milne feels a strong need to return to the UK to avenge Malik’s death. Hardcoverpages. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will my order arrive? I think that many of the crime detective series get better with each book — we learn more and more about the characters and the lives they live and the emotional struggles they face in their chosen line of work.
I’ll come back to this and read the Kindle version in the kernico to see if it works better, because I can’t believe that Simon could write a book that really didn’t interest me like this one. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. This is the first Simon Kernick novel I’ve read, and I was very pleased. Why would he give up a fairly nice life in order to seek justice?
Jan 18, Mike rated it liked it. Hungry for revenge and determined to uphold his own very rough brand of justice, Milne’s search for the person behind his friend’s death leaves a trail of death and destruction that is more wide-reaching than even he could have expected.