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The King: The Bowers Files

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  • Posted July 31, 2013

    As with all of Mr. James books they are gut wrenching can't put

    As with all of Mr. James books they are gut wrenching can't put down thrillers that make you want to turn the page even if you are only going to get three hours of sleep for the next workday.  In true style the method of telling the story by short chapters conveying specific acts or thoughts grabs the reader and doesn't let go.  
    The King was as I expected it to be.  I finished in two weekdays and really thought about losing more sleep just to finish it.  The spunkiness of Tessa's character is so fitting for a teen and the portrayal is spot on.  The complexity of Pat in the story is always there and leads to the connecting plot twist in The King to bring it to a precipice just before Mr. James yanks the mountain out from under you.
    The only suggestion I would add is the development of Basque.  What drove him and his emotional state when making choices in the book would have been a nice addition.  

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 4, 2013

    Great story

    Steven James is my favorite author! I can't wait to jump into the latest in the Patrick Bowers series. I love the characters and wonder what's next. This is perfect timing for my vacation read.

    Steven, thank you for what you do, it is a God given talent!!

    Everyone...do yourself a favor and read everything he's written. One of my favorites is Quest for Celestia, great story.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2013

    Steven James is the author of five previous high-octane thriller

    Steven James is the author of five previous high-octane thrillers that fall in The Bowers Files series. His masterful writing captures the attention of publications and readers everywhere. He weaves a wicked story and leaves his readers in utter shock with the turn of each page. He weaves his web of conspiracy with his word usage and his ability to tell stories that are not easily forgotten. Just like his five previous Bowers Files novels, The King grips the readers and keeps them locked in it's grasp until the very last word. Steven James is a master at storytelling and he is also a master at leaving readers wanting more.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 2, 2013

    I Also Recommend:

    This is a great new thriller from Steven James. The characters a

    This is a great new thriller from Steven James. The characters are all very interesting. The plot unfolds nicely. I found it very hard to put this book down.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 7, 2013

    Exceptional beyond words. Invest in every word he has written, y

    Exceptional beyond words. Invest in every word he has written, you'll thank me later.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 12, 2014

    The hunt continues

    The characters are growing with each installment, especially Tessa. So many threads are being untangled. Can't wait for the next book

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  • Posted February 8, 2014

    The King

    I have really enjoyed the Patrick Bowers series, they are well written, interesting and enjoyable to read.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 20, 2013

    DISAPPOINTING!!!! So predictable DIA DISAPPOINTING!!! So predictable

    Not worth the time compared to his other novels this was boring, nonrelational and predictable---

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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