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Old 8 April 2018, 23:21
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The Terminal List, by Jack Carr

Excellent new book, The Terminal List, by Jack Carr.

Military fiction, in the style of Brad Taylor and Dalton Fury. Carr is a retired Frog, and a good writer. This is his first book. Highly recommend.

Read it!
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Old 9 April 2018, 10:28
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Excellent new book, The Terminal List, by Jack Carr.

Military fiction, in the style of Brad Taylor and Dalton Fury. Carr is a retired Frog, and a good writer. This is his first book. Highly recommend.

Read it!
Based on your recommendation, I just ordered this for my kindle.

Gracias.
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Old 9 April 2018, 18:10
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Great book,well written.
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Just downloaded to my Kindle.
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Finished it in one sitting. Great read with a great twist had fun figuring out who certain characters were based on in real life. Worth every penny.
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Finished it in one sitting. Great read with a great twist had fun figuring out who certain characters were based on in real life. Worth every penny.
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Iíve just started reading it. So far itís pretty good.
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Good book for a first effort. Very fast paced and great weapons descriptions. Reece seems to have a support team member for whatever he needs which stretches plausibility a bit. But I'm looking forward to Carr's next Reece adventure.
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Not reading this whole thread as I am worried there might be spoilers.

Ordered the book based on seeing the OP's recommendation and the type of style is like.. i.e, Brad Taylor etc.

A quarter way through and cant put it down. I had to force my self to not bring it into work today so I would actually get work done and not read more. Loving it so far!

Very emotional book, really gets you fired up/sad/emotional. I say that in a good way, you really feel what the character is feeling.

Thanks for the recommendation!

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Finished it in two nights. Loved it!

Leaves you wanting more.. Hopefully it was set up for a follow up book/books.. and some things in the end regarding Reece and in general will be addressed.

Reminded me a little of Term Limits, my favorite Vince Flynn book.


Highly recommend it.. Thanks Gavin!

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I'll put this one on my next list...right now I'm reading my first Jack Reacher novel by Lee Child, got it out of the free box at my library...entertaining.
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Is the Admiral in this book supposed to be a take off of Admiral Losey? Without the deployments, or just a totally fictional character..?

I think the SEC DEF was supposed to be a version of Hilary Clinton..

A lot of parallels... I believe the author got a lot his inspiration from some real life characters, and it is obvious he is not enamored by them.

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I read it after seeing it referenced in the last Brad Thor novel. I liked it.

The quality of writing in the genre has increased over the years. This book was very good, and lends itself for a future series (maybe a TV show as well).
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I have to admit I wasn't a huge fan of this one. I felt some of it was a bit too forced for my liking. I fully realize that part of this could be that most of these types of books I listen to via Audible while traveling for work (driving), so my take could be an issue with the narrator as well.

I really enjoy Brad Taylor's work, and I think I kept comparing the Carr book to that level. Its not exactly a fair comparison given this was Carr's first effort. I'm willing to give the next one a try.
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