[Red Hook An Artie Cohen Mystery Artie Cohen Mysteries] Kindle Å Reggie Nadelson
Lf into returning this one to the library There are definitely better mysteries out there The good part of the book was the info about the development of Red Hook Brooklyn An interesting plot with many twists and turns The story takes place mainly in an old waterfront section of Brooklyn nown as Red Hook With gentrification on the horizon the acuisition of real estate property is on everyone s Mind In The Midst Of This An Old Friend Of In the midst of this an old friend of Arty Cohen is found murdered Is it the Russian mafia from Brighton Beach or someone else What was it that I just read What was the book
*REALLY ABOUT I WAS FOR *about I was waiting for to happen but it never There were just too many could have been stories in this book and none of them got me It s the story about Arties wedding his marriage and relationship to his new wife a couple of dead people russians politicians money journalism nuclear weapons Russians You name it Nope this was not for me And if you want to save your time for something better skip this on. Eator of memorable characters Reggie Nadelson weaves a thrilling tale of deception while bringing to ever greater life her protagonist Artie Cohen deeply flawed and deeply human.
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*Reading Red Hook I Felt Like It *Red Hook I felt like it the same book just with a slightly different plot Which is fine I understand how a series is constructed But it s boring me for a couple of reasons and I may not finish it First the characters all seem to speak in the same way I can think of three off the top of my head Who Tell Long Stories And Ramble On And On It tell long stories and ramble on and on It lazy characterization I think this also happened in Disturbed Earth but I didn t notice it until this second book Secondly the main character follows a predictable pattern of promising TO BE SOMEWHERE OR DO SOMETHING be somewhere or do something his love interest before he gets involved in yet another mystery and must solve it He stays up for hours gets shothurtrescued by Tolya one of the rambly characters and then solves the mystery While his love interest gets hurt yet again by trusting him and he s actually in love with another woman It s tiring and reading the long rambling character dialogue is tiring as well Hmmm I think I just talked myse. Ll him back the apparent murder of a friend and the appearance of his former girlfriend Lily their break up never fully resolved Through her great skills as a storyteller and cr. 7510 Bleh This is the second Artie Cohen mystery I ve read When I read a mystery it s for the ambience the author provides not the mystery itself I find mystery novels impossible to figure out the authors use all sorts of tricks ruses withholding information presenting red herrings etc to make it impossible for all sorts of tricks ruses withholding information presenting red herrings etc to make it impossible for reader to anticipate the true "resolution of the crime The ambience of Disturbed Earth and Red "of the crime The ambience of Disturbed Earth and Red is the world of the Russian emigre community in Brooklyn New York I find Nadelson s evocation of New York scenes and personalities to be full bodied and very vivid By the end of the story I feel I ve been through a lot of folderol but it s been fun anyway These are terribly plotted but have atmosphere out the wazoo To read This book wasn t the worst I ve ever read I liked the characters but there was little intrigue for a mystery I liked the descriptions of New York I picked this book up because I finished reading Disturbed Earth and there was a hook at the end that made me want to read. Several months have passed since the tragedy enacted in Disturbed Earth Artie Cohen has just married Maxine and is about to take time out of the city with her when two events pu. .