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The Impossible Dead (Malcolm Fox Series #2)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

Excellent!! HIghly recommend.

The best thing about Rankin is his captivating writing. I was interested throughout the book, and like the new characters very much. Every time I see a new Rankin book, it leaps off the book list and onto my Nook post haste.

posted by 4cille on January 18, 2012

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2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Still Waiting

Fans of the John Rebus novels took a shine to Ian Rankin, as I did, so much so that now his name is bigger than the title of his books. But he has yet to write one that matched the interest of the Rebus novels, and The Impossible Dead does not either. It goes off to a v...
Fans of the John Rebus novels took a shine to Ian Rankin, as I did, so much so that now his name is bigger than the title of his books. But he has yet to write one that matched the interest of the Rebus novels, and The Impossible Dead does not either. It goes off to a very slow start, does pick up, then just crashes to the floor with a very unsatisfying finale. We are taken on a history tour of radical Scotland, and then led to believe that some of these same folks are not who they appear to be in their modern statuses. I might have believed a bit of it, but Rankin went far beyond credibility.

posted by KenCady on December 8, 2011

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  • Posted January 18, 2012

    Excellent!! HIghly recommend.

    The best thing about Rankin is his captivating writing. I was interested throughout the book, and like the new characters very much. Every time I see a new Rankin book, it leaps off the book list and onto my Nook post haste.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted September 23, 2013

    Loved It!!

    I am a big fan of Ian Rankin and I really enjoyed this one. It was interesting to see how the character is allowed to develop and find his way onto the case.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 19, 2013

    Malcom Fox by Ian Rankin

    An extremely good read. I always enjoy Ian Rankin's books and find them hard to put down. I think the Malcolm Fox books are a great addition to his writing. Hope he keeps them coming.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 12, 2013

    Another great character

    He has another great and promising character to develop has Ian Rankin. Malcom Fox has emerged as another mother lode for this talented author to mine. I look for more great writing from him. Thankyou for this new friend Mr. Rankin.

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  • Posted March 1, 2013

    wonderful read

    As with Rebus series and the previous Fox story, this one is terrific.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 18, 2012

    Jax

    Ok..what do u do when u like this boy and u dont know if he likes u back...

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 1, 2012

    Great read.

    I read The Conplaints and loved it. The Impossible Dead does not disappoint. Excellent.

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