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Blood of the Wicked (Chief Inspector Mario Silva Series #1)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

Great Read

I'm really not big on writing reviews, but I had to for this one. It was sooooooo good. Far beyond my expectations! I was looking for something different from my normal (drama filled) read and was completely satisfied. I'm looking into getting: Dying Gasp and Buried Str...
I'm really not big on writing reviews, but I had to for this one. It was sooooooo good. Far beyond my expectations! I was looking for something different from my normal (drama filled) read and was completely satisfied. I'm looking into getting: Dying Gasp and Buried Strangers: A Chief Inspector Mario Silva Investigation, both by him as well. I'm super excited ;)

posted by 4036455 on July 7, 2010

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5 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

A Bloody Wicked Read

Author Leighton Cage offers a sometimes fascinating look at the underbelly, or perhaps it's really just the belly, of Brasilian police corruption. From Federal Police delegado Mario Silver down to the street urchins, the wicked have their day in his first novel There i...
Author Leighton Cage offers a sometimes fascinating look at the underbelly, or perhaps it's really just the belly, of Brasilian police corruption. From Federal Police delegado Mario Silver down to the street urchins, the wicked have their day in his first novel There is not a priest, politician, journalist, or cop who escapes his bloody tale of evil and human weakness. You must stomach so much gore to get through this book, including many lost digits, that it is not for the fainthearted. No one comes out very lovable, but Gage seems to save his worst rage for the homosexuals, who are nothing but evil, and pedophiles at that, in his telling. I got through it, but hit the showers immediately. Fortunately I was only covered in water, but it still felt like blood.

posted by KenCady on January 29, 2009

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 13, 2014

    Too grafic for my taste

    Why read about unpleasant people and unpleasant events

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 11, 2014

    not a good intro to a series unless this kind of grafic

    Violence is what you like i do not but read some of the book from library unfortunately good writing makes it worse that he spent the time

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