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Thriller’s Hero Wants Peaceful Life in Barcelona

Destination: Barcelona


Book: Lying Crying Dying (2002) By Dominic Martell. (Newly published in e-book format, 2012.)

Although¬†LYING CRYING DYING¬†has been in print a few years, the three-book series that it launched has just gone mod with new e-book editions. Dominic Martell deserves to be better known than he is as a spy/thriller writer, and I’m amazed that this book never made it as a movie script. Packed with action, and set in a fascinating city, it just seems to be made for the big screen. (Martel may be better known by his pen name Sam Reaves, under which he wrote a much longer series of crime stories set in Chicago.) Continue reading Thriller’s Hero Wants Peaceful Life in Barcelona