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Night Moves (Doc Ford Series #20)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

9 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

"Night Moves" begins and ends with a bang!A terrific n

"Night Moves" begins and ends with a bang!A terrific new Doc Ford thriller by New York Times best selling author Randy Wayne White.
Doc, Tomlinson, and top- notch seaplane pilot Dan Futch are on a personal mission to discover what might have happened to Flight...
"Night Moves" begins and ends with a bang!A terrific new Doc Ford thriller by New York Times best selling author Randy Wayne White.
Doc, Tomlinson, and top- notch seaplane pilot Dan Futch are on a personal mission to discover what might have happened to Flight 19, five naval torpedo bombers  that took off from Ft Lauderdale in 1945 and mysteriously vanished.
In "Night Moves" opening scene, Doc, Tomlinson and Futch are flying over the Florida Everglades searching for clues when suddenly there is a big bang from the rear of their plane and they are in a downward roller- coaster ride that could kill them. They survive but who is trying to murder who? The wild things in the Everglades are dangerous enough, but back home in friendly Dinkin's Bay the plot thickens with more characters no one should trust. 
Each new Doc Ford book is a a deeper study of characters Doc and Tomlinson, their unique pasts and their unusual friendship. The ending gave me a chill! "Night Moves" is a must read!

posted by Anonymous on March 5, 2013

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3 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

Shameless. That's the only word that comes to mind. People have

Shameless. That's the only word that comes to mind. People have been insisting that this series jumped the shark five years ago, but I was too stubborn to listen because I'm such a big fan of Mister White's earlier work. But the way that he's using the "Doc Ford&qu...
Shameless. That's the only word that comes to mind. People have been insisting that this series jumped the shark five years ago, but I was too stubborn to listen because I'm such a big fan of Mister White's earlier work. But the way that he's using the "Doc Ford" series as a tie-in to his new "Hannah Smith" series is abolutely SHAMELESS. Since when do we get cliffhanger endings in the Doc Ford series? Could it be that "All Will Be Answered In Hannah 2"?



The first "Hannah" book was so pooly reviewed that I almost didn't read it, but I acquiesced out of loyalty to Mister White. I now wish I hadn't. He seems to have a very difficult time writing from a woman's point of view. That doesn't make him a sexist, but if it's not in his bailiwick why bother?



And in "Night Moves" we suddenly have Doc pining for this woman whom he barely knows? And by the way, according to the first "Hannah" novel Hannah Smith should be in her early 20s. Doc is AT LEAST in his fifties. I think Mr. Ford stopped aging Doc in real time a while back, but it doesn't matter. Enough has been written about Ford and Tomlinson being products of the hippie sixties. So we have fifty something year old Doc swooning over twenty year old Hannah? Sounds like a bad reality show, but it's not. It's just bad writing. Bad and shameless writing.



One star, but only out of loyalty to a once great series.And if the Hannah character and books continue, I'm done.

posted by jp1025 on March 19, 2013

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 5, 2013

    "Night Moves" begins and ends with a bang!A terrific n

    "Night Moves" begins and ends with a bang!A terrific new Doc Ford thriller by New York Times best selling author Randy Wayne White.
    Doc, Tomlinson, and top- notch seaplane pilot Dan Futch are on a personal mission to discover what might have happened to Flight 19, five naval torpedo bombers  that took off from Ft Lauderdale in 1945 and mysteriously vanished.
    In "Night Moves" opening scene, Doc, Tomlinson and Futch are flying over the Florida Everglades searching for clues when suddenly there is a big bang from the rear of their plane and they are in a downward roller- coaster ride that could kill them. They survive but who is trying to murder who? The wild things in the Everglades are dangerous enough, but back home in friendly Dinkin's Bay the plot thickens with more characters no one should trust. 
    Each new Doc Ford book is a a deeper study of characters Doc and Tomlinson, their unique pasts and their unusual friendship. The ending gave me a chill! "Night Moves" is a must read!

    9 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 29, 2013

    Randy just keeps getting better!

    I could feel the characters, they are so believable. The scenes were developed beautifully. The way he relates to animals, and nature in general, is wonderful. I've been to the area in which his stories are set, Sanibel, Captiva, etc., several times, and the stories make it even more interesting to be there. They give me a better appreciation of the history and attitude of the area as well. Incidentally, I've also been to both Doc Ford Rum Bars (Ft. Myers Beach and Sanibel Island). The food is excellent, and the atmosphere is very pleasant at both.

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 12, 2013

    Recommended reading.

    The descriptions of the area around Sanibel Island are always entertaining.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 6, 2013

    Great visuals with words.

    White's writing style is gripping and keeps your interest while a couple stories are intertwined.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 30, 2013

    Megan is awesome

    Love this book

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted November 1, 2013

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    Posted October 25, 2013

    Mysteryflowers spirit

    Watches and purrs fom the heavens

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 25, 2013

    Wolfpaw

    Um..... He nods. Cats don't kiss though, they nuzzle, lick, etc.

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    Posted May 27, 2013

    Lily

    Know here?

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  • Posted April 13, 2013

    more from this reviewer

    Highly recommend to Doc Ford & Tomlison fans

    This is another great adventure involving Doc Ford and Tomlison.

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  • Posted March 29, 2013

    Would Recommend

    Very good book

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