Deliver Us From Evil

Deliver Us From Evil

Book - 2011
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Evan Waller is a monster. His latest business venture could lead to millions of deaths all over the globe unless he can be stopped by two mysterious operatives who are unaware of each other's missions.
Publisher: New York : Vision, 2011
Characteristics: 559 pages ; 19 cm
Edition: First U.S. mass market edition
Copyright Date: ©2010
ISBN: 9780446564076


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Jan 23, 2016

The plot in this book is not very good and the narrative drags. I was very disappointed since I really enjoyed the previous one with the Shaw character.

Mar 05, 2015

interesting premise almost like the jewish group persuing the german war criminals but with a modern day twist. very good read!

Feb 11, 2014

Not for the faint hearted...quite graphic

JCLMelodyMK Jun 14, 2013

Strong Male and Female leads, lots of good plot twists. Enjoyed listening to it.

lfranz Oct 13, 2012

Awesome read! Unpredictable!

Jul 09, 2012

Good Book. Full of Action. I found the torture scene a little Horrific. The Character deptiction was wonderful expecially of Kuchin.

kmcinto May 25, 2012

Book was good and exciting up to chapter 61 then doesn't pick back up until chapter 89 till the end. In between those chapters are a bore and nothing happens but questioning trust and wanting to go alone to catch the killer. There is an interesting thing with the Reggie character, but that about it. the villain of course is a psychopath, but I never felt either team going after him had any upper hand of getting him with his experience, wealth, smarts. so it was not the best book, but it leave me teary-eyed at the end.

Jan 14, 2012

Deliver us from Evil by David Baldaci.
This book doesn’t fool around. Before the first chapter’s through, and it’s a pretty brief one too, we get one nice assassination. So is this what is called “electrifying” or “fast moving” or “action packed”? Okay. So this is why you read Baldacci. Come on you fans, tell this Baldacci novice.
So there’s this bad guy. A real scumbag: he’s the guy doing the torturing. And then there are these good guys, most notably Reggie (she’s a she not a he) who are out to eliminate the scumbag ‘cause that’s what they do to rid the world of evil and set things right. But then along come these high rollin’ other guys who are also after scumbag but then, for whatever reason, they stop being after scumbag. And that’s all I’m going to tell you.
There’s some pretty gruesome, downright nasty torture stuff too. Not for the squeamish. I’ve passed a kidney stone, I know what some of the stuff that gets done to that poor victim feels like. Is this a certain personality that revels in reading this sort of violence?
The setting for the first part of this novel couldn’t be nicer: the south of France; Provence to be certain. Gordes, Beaux and Citroens complete the picture. You can see the lavender and the sunflowers, smell the olives and the oleander. It’s really a great place to visit. Leisurely.
But then something goes terribly wrong and before you can say aw-my-god the scumbag has the upper hand and we’re all in cold morose Labrador.
The book proceeds with fits and turns. The ending is not particularly happy.
So. Did I like the novel? Put it this way: I’m gonna check another Baldacci out of the library real soon.

Dec 09, 2011

An exciting story. Couldn't put it down.

Jul 27, 2011

This is the first Baldacci book I have read and I couldn't put it down!! Looking forward to reading more from this author.

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