The tox screen could confirm that he had been drugged and this is his only practical defense against whatever might be coming at him. There was just too much detail spent in the talking and build up that Dave did not even talk about the murder or see the video libeo about chapter It’s inconceivable that he wouldn’t take this logical step to protect himself, and this colored the rest of the book for me. Quotes from Shut Your Eyes Tight.
After his retirement from advertising, he and his wife decided to leave the librl and move to a rural area in the western foothills of the Catskill Mountains. I honestly don’t know how to rate this very long book. One moment it’s deep into the night and I’m watching Gurney’s red barn burn down as he wonders which of his investigations would cause an arsonist to lose sleep over his inquiries, and the next I’m reaching over in bed to turn on my iPhone only to realize ojhn friggin’ 2;30AM!
The complicated, multifaceted, realistic relationship between Dave and his wife remains to be the soul of the books, elevating the overall quality dramatically as good character development tends to do. I listened to this one on audio, just as I did with its predecessor. His job had energized descargag challenged him, and he finds that sitting around watching the asparagus grow is not all that fulfilling.
Shut Your Eyes Tight
Verdon is nothing if not original. Of course Dave sort of gets in over his head, and yes, he upsets the official investigating team, and yes again, he and his wife Madeline are in peril about halfway through, and yes, this one has layers and layers and layers But the fact it’s Dave Gurney investigating lightens jonn load, somewhat. I have really taken a liking to these Dave Gurney books.
This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [my second book from John Verdon, the firts Think of a number And probably knows it, but doesn’t care. I kept waiting for them to decide to get divorced they were so out of tune with each other. Fue, como dice Jack te quiero, Jack una cebolla con muchas, muchas He is a man with secrets, never completely truthful with himself and others. Plus it’s a damn good book IMO.
It is a maze of conundrums. Jul 05, Gloria Bernal rated it really liked it. He could have been set up for a very serious crime, and his only defense would be that he had been drugged and photographed in a compromising situation without his knowledge.
And he talks about how he’s forgotten. The plate that sits on top of the chimney on the roof sends the sound of rain – like soft staccato bullets – down the chimney chute into the bedroom.
Shut Your Eyes Tight (Dave Gurney, #2) by John Verdon
View all 7 comments. I don’t know how he’ll come out of the next book – perhaps he’ll die and come back to life.
John Verdon consegue surpreender-me com mais este livro. He should have known better, as a decorated uohn and should have seen that possibility. Other books in the series. This book is Think of a Number. You’re a natural-born onion peeler — the best that ever was.
In mystery novels, the mystery comes in the form of deception, just as our personal lives harbor deception: Spoiled rich girl marries celebrity psychiatrist twice her age. Again, at times I I honestly don’t know how to rate this very long ojks.
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Watching the way Dave’s first case impacted their relationship was interesting, but watching the same story a second time was less entertaining. Ao longo d John Verdon consegue surpreender-me com mais este livro. Two years later he completed Think of a Number.