Random Chaos

… the consequences of not concentrating …

61 Hours ***

Author Lee Childs With the double whammy that Lee Childs is to be a Booker judge just as he announces he’s handing on writing Jack Reacher to his brother, it seemed an appropriate time to read an earlier Reacher. 61 Hours, the fourteenth Reacher novel, came at the point Lee Child’s character began to attract…

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The Lying Game Ruth Ware **

A disappointing novel from Ruth Ware which uses the theme of a hidden secret of a group of some young people’s past resurfacing. In this case. it involves a group of girls who attended a remote boarding school who reassemble many years later after the discovery of a body.  It’s a well-worn idea, and Ware…

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