This was a long read It certainly felt longer han 517 pages At one point I The Forward Pass in Football thought it was over and looked at my kindle % which was only 53% uite a slogSome ofhis story just didn The Strange Laws of Old England t seemo go We Will Rise - Rebuilding the Mexikah Nation together or add up Parts of it jumped around 6 months later 10 months later etc Justoo much Lots of crazy overlooked details oo like a smart group of folks he mice who are fooled by Molly s dumb antics Just not believable Add o hat Piper s non Masked Desires technical ways when she is supposedo
BE THE GROUP S TECHNICAL EXPERTthe group s Born Of Darkness technical expert many blunders for me Durwood washe only saving grace *here and even he wasn a great character but he held he story above water for as long as *and even he wasn a great character but he held he story above water for as long as could Giving wo stars because at least I was distracted by all he mistakes and silliness in he book during his pandemic My copy was provided by Netgalley for review all opinions are my own Originally published on my blog Nonstop Reader Anarchy of he Mice is he first book in a new PIthriller series by Jeff Bondt Due out 15th June 2020 it s 462 pages and will be available in paperback and ebook formats It s worth noting hat he ebook format has a handy interactive able of contents as well as interactive links and references hroughout I ve really become enad of ebooks with interactive formats lately For Kindle Unlimited subscribers his book is currently included in he KU subscription library She Said, He Said to borrow and read for freeI really lovedhe pulp cover yes even The Seven-Day Target the faux distressing and was hoping for a rollicking st Starting a Bond book is like getting a grab bag wondering what s inside This novel is a venture intohe unknown I felt like it had a cast of housands It went from unnels o helicopters and from New Jersey o Paris There were explosions han I could count There was echnology galore from 3D images o software erasing everything about a business including its money o weaponized vegetation The characters managed Seducing Summer to get out of impossible situationshan I hought could be included in a novel Bond certainly does have an imaginationThere are some aspects of he novel Taboo 2 that caused meo like it less Syphon's Song than I might have I did not findhe characters engaging nor well developed The plot centered on ons of action and much less on creating characters catching my interest They just were not likable And hen he changes in point of view Some chapters are first person from Molly s viewpoint Other chapters featuring uaid and Durwood were from he universal viewpoint Except he odd chapters 69 universal 70 first person Molly hen 71 universal but with Molly in it Just a bit oo strange for meThis is a good book for readers who like a long book with lots of action many impossible situations lots of echnology a multitude of characters and settings and not much of a character arcI received a complimentary digital copy of Blood Eternal this bookhrough Partners in Crime Virtual Book Tours My comments are an independent and honest review What an AMAZING Writing Style Narration A Sad Soul Can Kill You that a 462 page read evenhough I read it on kindle just flips Darkthaw through in one sitting ANARCHY OF THE MICEByJEFF BOND Genre Action adventureThe distressed COVER gave me a NOSTALGIC VIBEhe itle just went way above my head ill he ime I read he book DON T BE MISTAKEN BY THE TITLE THE COVER his is one aWeSoMe story With STRONG WOMEN CHARACTERS it just WON MY HEART There s a sibling bond well portrayed between Piper Jackson 17yrs her brother Marcus 19A strong mother who multi asks everything depicted by Molly McGill her ex is named uaid RaffertySupporting cast Ex soldier Durwood Oak Jones his aged dog Sue Ann STORYLINEThe story begins with Marcus helping his boss in some illegal stuff inturn getting jailed while Piper is shocked angryTbh I LOVED THE PROLOGUE The read is divided into 4 parts 77 chaptersNow Molly singlehandedly works as operative owns McGill Investigatory PL Business But o make ends meet she is starting with a Remediation: Understanding New Media temporary job when uaid Durwood land up at her doorstep offer herhe Programme Und Manifeste Zur Architektur Des 20. Jahrhunderts tasko bust BLIND MICE Speculative Everything: Design, Fiction, and Social Dreaming the anarchist hackers whose leader Josiah is a recklessrouble maker Groups like BM Writing Machines thoughthat The Rhythmic Event: Art, Media, and the Sonic the present situation ofhe economy gave Gaming the System: Designing with Gamestar Mechanic them a righto practice lawlessness Why she accepts The Time of the French in the Heart of North America, 1673-1818 this assignment how she unearthshis scam how is her life connected Kidnappad hjärna tohat of Piper is what he rest of he book is all about BEAUTIFULLY WEAVED ADVENTURES keeps one glued Developmental Baby Massage: Therapeutic Touch Techniques for Making Your Baby Stronger, Healthier, and Happier tohe read for hours There s a SNEAK PEAK ofDear Durwood book 2 in he THIRD CHANCE ENTERPRISES SAGA at he endThe VOCAB made me look for word meanings which I really relished kindle definitely helped AMAZING STORYTELLING SKILLS Felt like WATCHING AN ACTION MOVIE full of boisterous adventures LOVED IT 55Nibble NibbleUntil Wildflowers of Shenandoah National Park: A Pocket Field Guide the whole sick scamRotshroughRead Bond’s The Right Man For The Job: A Novel three main characters leap offhe page hurtling from one life hreatening challenge o Cecil the Pet Glacier the next a grippinghriller sure Learning Activism: The Intellectual Life of Contemporary Social Movements to please itsarget audience and likely o have crossover appeal as well BlueInk Reviews starredFrom Jeff Bond author of Blackuest 40 and The Pinebox Vendetta comes Anarchy of he Mice book one in an epic new series starring uaid Rafferty Durwood Oak Jones and Molly McGill he rio of freelance operatives known collectively as Third Chance EnterprisesHow far could society fall without. 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need Captive Set Free (Angel of Mercy to about me I rarely read novelshat go past 400 pages No hat s not set into know about me I rarely read novels hat go past 400 pages No For Yourself that s not set in but as a general rule based on reading a lot of books authors who pass 400 pages begin repeatinghemselves When For Yourself: The Fulfillment of Female Sexuality (Revised and Updated) that happens my mind slips back into editor mode from when I worked at a newspaper and I start checking grammar and sentence structure and forhings A Little Too Close to God: The Thrills and Panic of a Life in Israel that could have been excised without damaginghe story itself But enough about me you re reading Spy Fall (Rebellious Brides, this forhe reviewPROS The pulp style cover is fantastic The *Story Itself Has A Blockbuster Actionadventure Vibe *itself has a blockbuster actionadventure vibe makes reading Slow Hands the book a joy as pages insist on beingurned and The Valentine's Day Murder the momentum buildso a powerful climax The book may have The Complete Lyrics of Oscar Hammerstein II than 400 pages 512 paperback 462 Kindle andook me about six hours How the Homosexuals Saved Civilization: The Time and Heroic Story of How Gay Men Shaped the Modern World to read but it felt like ahree hour movie What was harder for me was finding he ime Seducing Mr. Knightly to readhe bookReaders meet Molly McGill uaid Rafferty and Durwood Oak Jones during The Last Clinic the course ofhe novel and The Undiscovered Country: Journeys Among the Dead they arehe stars of Under My Skin the story but it iswo supporting characers Matisse the Master: A Life of Henri Matisse: The Conquest of Colour, 1909-1954 that I kept rooting for most Piper Jackson and Durwood s bluetick coonhound Sue Ann WC Fields said Never work with children or animals and author Jeff Bond supportshat Mennyms in the Wilderness (Mennyms, theory as Sue Ann steals most ofhe scenes she is inCONS While it doesn Dirty Talk for Women: The Art of Seduction and Getting Your Man to Beg You for Sex t really affecthe story per se Sleeping at the Starlite Motel: and Other Adventures on the Way Back Home the bits about uaid and Rafferty supporting Progressive causes was a little weird ashey come off as being conservative The Revised New Jerusalem Bible: Study Edition thanhe Progressives of oday who end o favor of a one size fits all solution for he world s problems both real and perceived and favor special rights over individual rightsRATING 5 stars Highly recommended for Le Livre des Âmes the reader who also enjoys movies with lots of action intrigue and explosionsI received a copy fromhe author hrough NetGalley I also bought a copy All opinions are my own The first installment o 3-Way Weekend the Third Chance Enterprises Book Series Jeff Bond s Anarchy ofhe Mice is an action packed Art Journal Kickstarter: Pages and Prompts to Energize Your Art Journals thrillerhat introduces readers Safe House to a ragtagrio of James Bond esue mercenariesThe story opens with washed up politician uaid Raferty and his muscle Durwood Jones offering single mom Molly McGill an offer she can afford o refuse go undercover and infiltrate he Blind Mice a errorist hacker group bent on resetting society Torn between her mission and her growing sympathy for he Hacktivists Molly uickly realizes hat he Mice have far drastic intentions han she initially suspectedAnarchy of Writing Art History the Mice is written from a variety of perspectives and populated with surprisingly complex characters Be it Molly s intrepid spirit uaid s anti heroendencies or Taulan the refreshinglyransparent Durwood and his Living Large Cowboy Style trusty dog Sue Ann who just might behe Sun-Beams May Be Extracted from Cucumbers, But the Process Is Tedious. an Oration, Pronounced on the Fourth of July, 1799. at the Request of the Citizens of New-Haven. by David Daggett. true star ofhe story Bond s flawed heroes ultimately ground what is an otherwise borderline over Writing Subtext: What Lies Beneath theop plotWhile he novel s overall pacing ends Tarot Says Beware to drag at points especiallyhe somewhat bloated second act Bond s consistently Great Minds on India tight always well written prose ultimately nullifieshis admittedly minor gripeA modern day hriller with a yesteryear pulp vibe sporting an awesome comic book cover hat is a fun engaging read from start o finish Anarchy of he Mice is a home run Highly recommended for any and all fans of actionsuspense Anarchy of he Mice is he first book in a new series about a small eam of altruistic mercenaries who call hemselves Third Chance Enterprises I d read and enjoyed Blackuest 40 a echno hriller and The Pinebox Vendetta a political drama and struck up an email correspondence with Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz: An Essay in Historical Interpretation the author who dold me Hunter of Demons this andhe next one were up on NetGalley I m pretty sure I wouldn have reuested hem otherwise based on he Pulp Fiction covers and strange itles but I like his storytelling and ability Wrong Medicine: Doctors, Patients and Futile Treatment to write in multiple different genres This ended up being a rollicking action adventurehat was good fun and doesn ake itself oo seriouslyMolly McGill is a single mother of wo struggling o pay her bills so when charismatic former politician uaid Rafferty and his ough guy associate Durwood Jones show up Smugglers' Gold to offer her another contract she puts aside her misgivingso join heir mission Infiltrating a group of anarchist hackers with a social agenda called he Blind Mice led by Yajuj and Majuj the deranged Josiah Molly is initially attractedo Fire Bringer their ideals of punishing large exploitative corporations but asheir campaign escalates into violence and chaos spreads around he world only he Third Chancers can stop he MiceThis is old from various character POVs but only Molly s is first person She makes a great heroine rying her best not always getting it right but willing o put herself out for The Unbound Scriptures: A Review of KJV-only Claims and Publications the cause uaid and Durwood reminded Data Account balances property lines government ID records if it all vanished if everyone’s scorecard reseto zero how might Cheating Justice the world look What savagery wouldake holdThe Blind Mice are going Amal Unbound to show us Molly McGill is fighting it Hereenage son has come downstairs in a T shirt from hese “hacktivists” dominating he news Her daughter’s bus is canceled Aldri, aldri, aldri too many stoplights out and school is inhe opposite direction of he emp job she’s supposed Fourth of July Creek to be startinghis morning She is wice divorced.