Knock Out - FBI Thriller, Bk 13 Author:Catherine Coulter The first time she spoke to him was at midnight. — Seven-year-old Autumn Backman needed a hero. When she saw Special Agent Dillon Savich on TV after he'd brought down bank robbers in a Georgetown bank, she knew she'd found him. — She called Savich, but she didn't use the phone. — "They were burying dead people in my daddy's grave... they're coming ... more »after us. Please help me."
"Blessed, he's coming."
Ethan Merriweather, sheriff of Titusville, Virginia, a small mountain town near the Titus Hitch Wilderness, goes looking for a missing little girl. Soon after he finds her, Ethan realizes that Autumn has brought him a huge problem -- a relentless madman who has the ability to control others simply by looking at them. And the madman is after her and her mom.
It's Uncle Blessed, and he wants Autumn.
when Savich answer Autumn's call, she tells him Blessed is from Bricker's Bowl, Georgia. Savich and Sherlock go to Blessed's home, learn about his brother, Grace, and meet their mother, Shepherd. Savich soon realizes the only way to stop Blessed is to "cut off the snake's head."
Back in Titusville, Ethan, Autumn, and her mother, Joanna, are forced to hide from Blessed and Grace in the wilderness. Ethan knows the brothers will never give up their insane pursuit for Autumn.
It's a race to stop the madness, or the madness will destroy them all.« less
Another good read from a favorite author. But was a bit surprised to see that she has shortened her chapters to be a quick read like James Patterson. This book is another great adventure for both Sherlock and Savich, sending them on two missions in one and not knowing which mission to hand first. Great read if you like quick mysteries.
This was great. I haven't read a Savich and Sherlock novel in years. The opening chapter was exciting and drew me right in to the bank robbery as if I had a front row seat. However, the book is not only about the bank robbery. There are two main themes: Sherlock and Savich are actively looking for the bank robber that got away; and Autumn has a band of crazy psychics after her and she is telepathically feeding Savich information in hopes that he can save her. This book is action through and through, from page one all the way to the end.