However, the injury brought a blessing in disguise for Amos. Wow, interesting, and mind blowing crime mystery with clues that I would have never guessed. David Baldacci is also the co-founder, along with his wife, of the Wish You Well Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting literacy efforts across America. A hit on the head that ended his football career also altered his brain in such a way that he has a photographic memory. The main issue that I had with this book is that some of the plot twists were unrealistic. It was, let me think—oh, probably seven or eight years ago. Best Audiobook tie , Best Baldacci Novel to date, Best new series Amos Decker.
And now that person is gone. Before going to college, however, he tried his hands at writing short stories for some fifteen years. He uses it to his advantage and becomes a cop, a detective and thrives tremendously. So our shooter was a male. But they also did counseling sessions and group and one-on-ones.
She just sits there hopelessly in the background of the story and ask idiotic questions! Wherever else the kids do their electronic preening. So cannot wait to go get to the library to get the other books and another Baldacci series! I am enjoying all the books about to start King and Maxwell Just want to say thank you, and appreciate your writing. You'd think that detective work would be easy with this but it is still challenging for him. Amos wonders whether the suspect is telling the truth or he is forced by someone to do so. Amos sees it as a good opportunity to find out from the suspect what had actually happened on that night.
It begins in graphic detail of a heinous murder which is always a plus. To complete a book David Baldacci needs at least a year. You strike me as a private guy. After this devastating time, Decker slowly tries to begin his life again as a private detective. But I have not been able to find the name of the title anywhere.
For those who wonder what that is here ya go: It's a near-perfect recall of one's personal or autobiographical past. He already started the writing process. I definitely plan to continue with this series and would like to read some of David Baldacci's other books in the near future. He loses everything, his house, his job, friends and almost his sanity. Yes, these characters make for an interesting story.
Baldacci developed an interest in writing at a very young age and has been writing since then. The second time was at home nearly two decades later. On his very first play, a violent helmet-to-helmet collision knocked him off the field for good, and left him with an improbable side effect--he can never forget anything. Joseph Bell, whose keen powers of observation would later inspire Doyle to create his famed fictional detective character, Sherlock Holmes. The last couple of chapters are real eye-openers and will show you just how this book just screams to become a series. The first time was on the gridiron.
Amos Decker's life changed forever--twice. He loses Wow, where do I start? This cannot be the man, but why is he confessing? When Decker knocked on the door he heard footfalls heading his way. I had no clue with this book because some of the twists ended up being rather improbable, at least in my mind. On his very first play, a violent helmet-to-helmet collision knocked him off the field for good, and left him with an improbable side effect--he ca Amos Decker's life changed forever--twice. I mean, I could exercise more and I have yet to find the right guy, but yeah, I like who I am. Best Audiobook tie , Best Baldacci Novel to date, Best new series Amos Decker. Some reviewers objected to the repetition but I thought that was one of the main strengths of the book.
Now a police detective, Decker returned from a stakeout one evening and entered a nightmare--his wife, young daughter, and brother-in-law had been murdered. What else would I be named, right? The time has come for Amos Decker to put his extraordinary brainpower in use and stop the horrifying thing from happening before it is too late. My husband is a classical composer and has written exquisite, melodic, contemporary classical music. Absolute Power was made into a movie starring Clint Eastwood and Gene Hackman. I hope she dies soon or gets fired or something. A trail grown cold, and the odds of solving the case and catching the killer had dropped to near zero. At med school, Doyle met his mentor, Professor Dr.
Amos has not had a simple life. Where has he gone, what is he doing, what happened when he met his father… What was the reunion like between father and son. I would definitely read more by David Baldacci but I need more from his characters in the next Amos Decker novels. David Baldacci attempts to break this mold by introducing us to Amos Decker with an unusual ability to remember everything. As a young man, Amos Decker suffered a colossal blow to the head when playing gridiron; he died; he was resuscitated; his brain rewired itself so that not only does it remember everything, it can replay memories for Amos to re-experience, whether he wants to or not.