Birdman : A Novel

by Mo Hayder | Mystery & Thrillers |
ISBN: 0676972330 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingGoryDetailswing of Nashua, New Hampshire USA on 8/19/2018
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Journal Entry 1 by wingGoryDetailswing from Nashua, New Hampshire USA on Sunday, August 19, 2018
I got this ex-library hardcover from Better World Books, for another release copy. It's the first book in Hayder's intriguing - and very, very grisly - psychological-suspense/police-procedural series starring Jack Caffery. The title hints at some of the killer's manias, but doesn't convey the creeping horror of the actual crimes... strong stuff here! [But not as strong as the sequel, The Treatment; very well-written, utterly harrowing...]

Journal Entry 2 by wingGoryDetailswing at Nashua, New Hampshire USA on Thursday, December 20, 2018

Released 1 yr ago (12/20/2018 UTC) at Nashua, New Hampshire USA

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I sent this book to BCer J4shaw in Idaho, as part of the International Wishlist Tag game. Enjoy!

Journal Entry 3 by wingJ4shawwing at Boise, Idaho USA on Friday, December 28, 2018
Thank you GoryDetails for Tagging me with this book.
Looking forward to reading it.

Journal Entry 4 by wingJ4shawwing at Little Free Library - E Holly Street in Boise, Idaho USA on Sunday, February 16, 2020

Released 1 mo ago (2/16/2020 UTC) at Little Free Library - E Holly Street in Boise, Idaho USA

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My Review:
A solid crime thriller, but the writing seemed to fall short on the what ought to have been the more gruesome parts, which left the feeling it just wasn't as good a read as it could have been.
I believe the sequel, "The Treatment", is a little better written and therefore I would be keen to read that before deciding whether this author is for me or not.


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