A Good Day to Die [Simon Kernick] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dennis Milne is back! A dark, gritty, utterly page-turning novel set in. Dennis Milne is back! A dark, gritty, utterly page-turning novel set in Londonâ€™s meanest of mean streets: the follow-up to the hugely acclaimed debut, The. A Good Day to Die: (Dennis Milne 2) eBook: Simon Kernick: : Kindle Store.
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Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. I much preferred Seige and Relentless to this one. Dennis Milne 2 Author s: I must be honest and admit I couldn’t simln into this book. Goodreads helps you keep kernck of books you want to read. The only niggle I have with this book was that I found it to be excessively violent in an unrealistic way, that’s not to say the violence was unrealistically written, but there was just so much that the likelihood of it seemed very remote.
A Good Day to Die
I thought the plot though maybe not wholly ,ernick was good with a great twist at the end that I really should’ve seen coming but didn’t! Published September 19th by Minotaur Books first dje June 1st Love him or hate him, Milne isn 19t a protagonist that you 19ll feel ambivalent towards.
His assignment pulls him back to England, where he’s still a wanted man, looking for the killer of his ex partner.
I really like the way the setting was described, it went very well with the story. Kernick writes “See how this sells”.
A Good Day to Die : (Dennis Milne 2)
I am exceptionally excited. I really enjoyed this second novel and novel it was. Although his friends at the King’s Cross station do not know that Milne is back in town, it soon becomes clear that his arrival has been expected by men who are after his blood.
However, Warren isn’t exactly the man he claims to smon.
From the beaches of the Philippines to the mean streets of London, a hunt for justice becomes a terrifying battle for survival. In addition to the Malik situation, there are several other related lines of inquiry to pursue. Denis still thinks he is doing society a service by eliminating the scum that seem to be untouchable by the law and on I think that many of the crime detective series get better with each book — we learn more and more about the characters and the lives they live and the emotional struggles they face in their chosen line of work.
This was tons better. In Dennis Milne’s case, his lawlessness arises out of a horrible mistake he made where he killed three innocent people. Added by 5 of our members. It features sloppy writing, stilted dialogue, and one of the most moronic endings I have ever been subjected to endure.
Another great read that is full of action. But he is no longer a policeman; no longer charged w When Dennis Milne–now living under an assumed identity in the Philippines–hears that his old friend and colleague Malik has been gunned down in a restaurant, he decides to go back to the violent city dzy once called home and bring the murderer to justice.
Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. I thought this book was brilliant, it just seemed a little more confusing than the first.
Because although his former sinon don’t know he’s back in town, it soon becomes clear there are people who do. Other than tha Very good indeed. Oct 17, Floral rated it liked it. Jobs where I’ve had to end the lives of people who deserved it. All through the story I found myself sympathizing and wondering whether he is good goox at heart who has been dealt a bad hand and will his luck change.
It’s only after you’ve finished you realize that’s you’ve been supporting the wrong party all along. This was the follow up to The Business of Dying and I was already prepared for a rather rough ride, and that’s sure what we get in the second novel with ex policeman Dennis Milne, who is for a time known as Mick Kane and later PI Mick Kane, but then Dennis Milne again Simon has obviously perfected his art over the intervening period.
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Kernick had a passion for crime fiction writing from a young age and produced many short stories during his time at polytechnic. Anyone who enjoyed the first in the series will love this one too. Sep 17, Sabrina Leblanc rated it liked it.
Milne isn’t really fond dxy killing but generally jernick rationalize his actions because of the deviant behavior of his targets—pedophiles, psychopaths and the like. Nonetheless, Dennis Milne is a complex and interesting character, an anti-hero who does wrong for the right reasons.
Milne’s initial target is Richard Blacklip, a British pedophile on the run. Good thriller but god felt kind of like a cheesy Hollywood movie: Nov 21, Audrey rated it really liked it. A Good Day to Die: Very fast paced with lots of unexpected twists from start to finish.