Hard Rain

Barry Eisler

( 2004 ) ISBN: 978-045121246

The John Rain books are not to be read for suspense or plot twists, they are to be enjoyed for the vivid beautifully nuanced descriptions of everything. From the city layouts in Japan, to the taste of a particular blend of scotch. Most importantly, for the absolutely enjoyable fight scenes.


10 / 10


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Plot Flow

9 / 10

Best After

A Workout

Leviathan Wakes

James S.A. Corey

The first book in the Expanse series by James S.A. Corey. It bills itself as a space drama and I delivers on a massive scale.


Hugh Howey

For once science fiction that happens under ground instead of outer space. A pretty good book that focuses more on people and less on technology, almost to a fault. Absolutely earns the right to be in the top hundred science fiction books ever written.

The Pleasure Of My Company

Steve Martin

Who knew Steve martin wrote books? Even better, who knew they were a pleasure to read. This book is light and feel good.

Rain Storm

Barry Eisler

When I read this it was the third and final book in the John Rain series, so there is a bit of a conclusion here.