1: Slash and Burn(ARC) – Matt Hilton: Joe Hunter is a problem solver. He uses the skills he acquired working in Special Ops. He’s in Florida on downtime when he’s approached by an attractive young woman seeking his help. She was there specifically looking for him, sent there by an old friend. Kate Piers is the sister of a friend of his killed on one of their Black Ops missions saving Joe’s and the rest of the team’s lives. She wants his help finding her sister who’d disappeared and wasn’t answering her cell.
He ends up in Kentucky in the middle of a running gun battle with a pack of rednecks trying to kill them. The pack is led by the very dangerous Bolan brothers, twin seven footers with a collective weight of nearly six hundred pounds. But there’s someone even more dangerous behind them.
2: Blink of An Eye(ARC) – William S. Cohen, the former Secretary of Defense: a nuclear bomb has destroyed a major American city, with more promised. Thousands are dead and many thousands more are dying of radiation poisoning.National Security Advisor Sean Falcone is charged with finding them before another bomb is ignited. Forces in th caital point the finger at Iran.
3: The Night and The Music(ebook, review copy) – Lawrence Block: a collection of all the Matt Scudder short stories. A nice set, I enjoyed myself with these.
4: Adventures of Cash Laramie and Gideon Miles(ebook, review copy) – Edward A. Grainger: the latesy collection of tales by David Cranmer.
5: Doomsday Mesa(ebook) – Chap O’Keefe: one of the authors older novels ow available as an ebook.