Tag Archives: John Sandford

A Look At My Week

Hi everyone. Thanks for visiting me. It’s so nice to be back in the reading-swing again. It was nice to take a few weeks off from the book-life. It gave me a chance to take a deep breath and then … Continue reading

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Book Review: Rules of Prey by John Sandford

Regular readers of Joyfully Retired know how much I love John Sandford’s Virgil Flowers series. But, I’ve only read one of Sandford’s “Prey” series, so I thought I’d go back and start at the beginning. The main character, Lucas Davenport, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Uncaged: The Singular Menace, Book 1

. Authors: John Sandford and Michele Cook Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2014 Genre: YA Action/Thriller You know John Sandford as the prolific author of the Lucas Davenport series as well as, my favorite, the Virgil Flowers series. Now … Continue reading

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Book Review: Deadline by John Sandford

Publisher: Putnam / Pegquin Audio 2014 Audiobook Narrated by Eric Conger The last couple of years it’s become a part of our holiday road-trip to listen to a Virgil Flowers story. This year on the way back home we listened … Continue reading

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Book Review: Shock Wave by John Sandford

Putnam – 2011 Virgil Flowers is my favorite character from all of John Sandford’s long line of character-rich novels. Lucas Davenport is good, but Virgil is just plain fun. In Shock Wave Virgil’s assignment is to figure out who is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Storm Front by John Sandford

Putnam 2013 In the last couple of years, every time my husband and I have taken a road trip, we’ve done so with John Sandford. He’s one of the authors we both like and the audiobook’s narrator seems like an … Continue reading

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Book Review: Bad Blood

Author: John Sandford Publisher: Berkley, 2011 Genre: Crime/Mystery My Rating: B+ Last week my husband and I drove to the High Sierras to camp. It was about a five hour drive one way. Half of the trip was interstate/boring highways, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Heat Lightning

Author: John Sandford Publisher: Putnam Adult Books, 2007 Genre: Mystery, Crime Fiction My Rating: B+ A complicated mystery that kept me reading and thinking. But first I have to say that I can’t help but love Virgil. He’s such a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dark of the Moon

Author: John Sandford Publisher: Putnam, 2007 Genre: Mystery/Detective Fiction Format: Audiobook, Read by Eric Conger My Rating: B+ While my husband and I were on our road-trip we listened to Stolen Prey (Lucas Davenport series) and Mad River (Virgil Flowers … Continue reading

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