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Day of Reckoning by Jack Higgins – FictionDB

Coming to the plot, it starts when Blake Johnson’s ex-wife, Kate Johnson is killed by Jack Fox’s mafia gang for investigating into the businesses of the Solazzo family. Posted by Andrew Anderson at Charles Ferguson is a Brigadier and he mainly wants to get his things done.

Sean Dillon 1 – 10 of 22 hoggins. After attending grammar school and college in Leeds, England, Patterson joined the British Army and served two years in the Household Cavalry, from tostationed along the East German border.

Either that, reckonibg Higgins is running out of ideas. I have read a few Higgin’s books, and I like them, but have come to the conclusion this his writting does not develop his characters like many other authors, thus I refer to his books as kinda popcorn books. Not a bad read for those who like action and international thrillers, but nothing special and definitely not worth buying it new.

This page was last edited on 28 Augustat Buy from our partners. And it is a revenge every bit as deadly as their own. His minders escape to London and report to Fox’s uncle and patron Don Marco Solazzo, who comes himself to London for what he hopes will be a final showdown. Books by Jack Higgins. In his life of crime, he was caught only once, at Bosnia by the Serbs and was sentenced to death. Further suggestions might be found on the article’s talk page. It is her death that begins reckonjng three hundred page tale of revenge by her ex-husband, ex-FBI agent who has friends in high enough places to bring down the family by bankrupting Imagine a mob family having IRA connections and gang affiliations in England to create a multinational enterprise comprising both legal and illegal operations.


Want to Hivgins Currently Reading Read. But for that, the language was very good. Johnson is captured by Fox’s henchmen and taken to his mansion in Cornwall.

Day of Reckoning

We will definitely listen to more of these books. His books have sold more than million copies worldwide. Day Of Reckoning is a novel by Jack Higginsfirst published in He has a lot of illegal businesses and anyone who gets too close to him, is killed. I loved this one literally could not put it down and read it over the course of an afternoon!

Katherine’s ex-husband is Blake Johnson, head of the clandestine White House department known as The Basement, and with the President’s permission, the former FBI agent is about to take revenge. Heoften re-uses sub plots and details from other stories he’s written. Jack Higgins’ books are never going to win a Booker Prize Award but, like James Patterson, you know what you’re going to get.

Aug 15, Anne rated it really liked it. It’s This is the 8th book in the Sean Dillion series, thankfully the story line has evolved beyond the Irish rogue drama which was portrayed in books 1 through 7. View on the Mobile Site.

It’s all action and suspense as Sean Dillon and his secret intelligence colleagues seek to help American White House security insider Blake Johnson avenge the death of his ex-wife, a reporter murdered for getting too close to a Mafia story. Billy Salter is petty criminal, nephew of an old fashioned criminal who runs a pub in London. He gets the details about the businesses of the Solazzo family from the tapes that she had recorded and he didn’t want to take revenge by killing him directly.


Trivia About Day of Reckoning And it is a revenge every bit as deadly as their own. Jul 01, Steve rated it really liked it. Feb 26, Ed rated it really liked it Shelves: Might still read it if I had some time to kill but not highly recommended. I read it and now I feel he should have never visited me. Solazzo and his henchmen die in the ensuing fight on a boat in the Thames. Dillon hires him for his scuba diving abilities. Johnson is wounded in the action. Sep 26, Uri rated it it was ok Shelves: Got to be one of my favourite literary characters – brilliant!

So everything turns down to the elimination of the Sollazzo family. No trivia or quizzes yet. Blake Johnson, who comes to know of this wants revenge.

Day of Reckoning (Sean Dillon, #8) by Jack Higgins

The remain “page turners” but I’ve run into Semtex and pencil detonators in most of the stories involving Sean Dillon. If Johnson and Dillon want to take him on, they will have to face his own brand of revenge. There is a lot of potential to this story but it bogs down with the sheer number of characters all taking advantage of the situation to play out their own long dreamed of plans of revenge. I would not suggest anyone to buy this book but I rrckoning it can be read once, by borrowing it from a library or a friend.