Book Reviews: The Mashego File by Ian Patrickcategories: Book, Assassination, Pulp, Hard-Boiled, Sunshine Noir, Hit-Squad, Vigilante, Action, Mystery, Revenge, Police Procedural, Adventure, Thriller, Crime Fiction
Ian Patrickabout this book: Detectives at war with vicious criminals. Assassinations. Vigilante justice. Heroism. Another gripping crime thriller and police procedural based on the author's personal experience of brutal crime, and written on the basis of front-line research in the company of detectives, victims, and forensic specialists. Detective 'Nights' Mashego, who first appeared in the author's earlier book 'Plain Dealing', the third volume of 'The Ryder Quartet', now returns in a separate stand-alone thriller. He pursues the forces of darkness through the depths of the undergrowth in the bushes located north of Durban on the coast of the Indian Ocean.
• "As a retired big city homicide sergeant I am careful of praise and often stop reading a book as I've already figured out the ending. This book, however, superbly dealt with the issues of police everywhere." (Amazon Reviewer).
• "I can't get enough of crime fiction, and this book proves it. The Mashego File had me hooked from the first page to the very last ... It's a heart pounding story that I dare anyone to be able to put down before they've finished it." (Amazon reviewer)
• "Hey. Hot stuff. This was outstanding. I loved this, man. Real, in your face, action and mayhem. And good, good writing, man. Superb thriller. Mashego is my man." (Goodreads)
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Great action and true to lifeI loved this. Great action from the first page and then very good all the way. I like Mashego. He's a very cool dude. And from what I've read in the media this is very, very true to life. [by Alan Hunt]
Very true to lifeThis was very good. I know the country and the place where this plot is situated, and it was amazingly true to life. The character of Mashego is the driving force in the book: he is a real hero. Well written, and very exciting. [by David Luruli]
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