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Terminal

Ow he seems fated to stay for the rest of his life Tommy's just learned he's going to die young and soon But he refuses to leave his family with less than nothing especially now that he has nothing to loseOver a couple of beers with his best friends John and Sherm Tommy launches a bold scheme to provide for his famil. Brian Keene needs no introduction Needless to say I ve read much of his work novels and novellas short stories and elouently written informative and sometimes in your face postings on his website The man can fucking write period I will admit to having this novel for years in my collection and knowing a little about it and somehow not getting around to reading it Talk about hidden gem A very dark one at thatTwenty five year old Tommy O Brien married and father to a little boy finds out he has inoperable terminal cancer with only a month to live Then as fate would have it he gets laid off at his foundry job and keeps both of this from his wife While drinking one night with his best buddies also laid off Sherm and John he tells them he s dying and why Wanting to not leave his wife and son penniless as they re already not even scraping by Tommy and his friends decide to rob a bank in a nearby town And Sherm who s always been a little crazy seems to know a lot about this type of thing almost too much But they plan for the robbery as best they canbut you know that old saying about best laid plansThis novel is part crime story part suspense and yes has a bit of a supernatural angle too to satisfy us horror diehards But what resonated with me was how well Keene makes his characters live whether it be someone you love and relate to feel pity and remorse for or even someone you feel loathing and hatred for This book just breathed life while at times being sad heartbreaking and terrifying Highest possible recommendation Koldbrann - parte 1: Rebeldes of his life Tommy's just learned he's going to die young and soon But he refuses to leave his family with less than nothing especially now that he has nothing to loseOver a couple The Teams Milking Cow of beers with his best friends John and Sherm Tommy launches a bold scheme to provide for his famil. Brian Keene needs no introduction Needless to say I ve read much Via Suez (British): Blue Funnel Line (Merchant Navy Series Book 3) on his website The man can fucking write period I will admit to having this novel for years in my collection and knowing a little about it and somehow not getting around to reading it Talk about hidden gem A very dark Zenith one at thatTwenty five year A Pale Light in the Black old Tommy O Brien married and father to a little boy finds Devil Versus Alpha The Millennium Wolves only a month to live Then as fate would have it he gets laid Spieserye off at his foundry job and keeps both Feral of this from his wife While drinking Krismis van Map Jacobs one night with his best buddies also laid Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods off Sherm and John he tells them he s dying and why Wanting to not leave his wife and son penniless as they re already not even scraping by Tommy and his friends decide to rob a bank in a nearby town And Sherm who s always been a little crazy seems to know a lot about this type Crust From Sourdough Spelt and Rye Bread to Ciabatta Bagels and Brioche of thing almost too much But they plan for the robbery as best they canbut you know that Til Death Do Us Part (Vows, old saying about best laid plansThis novel is part crime story part suspense and yes has a bit Mensa Riddles Conundrums of a supernatural angle too to satisfy us horror diehards But what resonated with me was how well Keene makes his characters live whether it be someone you love and relate to feel pity and remorse for Julie of the Wolves or even someone you feel loathing and hatred for This book just breathed life while at times being sad heartbreaking and terrifying Highest possible recommendation

free read ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF õ Brian Keene

Y's future And though his plan will spin shockingly out of control it will throw him together with a child whose touch can heal and whose ultimate lesson is that there are far worse things than dyingA powerful uniue novel with a fascinating plot and characters and echoes of Stephen King's working class voice Ed Gorma. A thriller that initially packs an emotional punch before giving way to typical Keene fair Terminal is a thought provoking exploration of the lengths one everyday man will go to when he is told he has less than a month to live Keene does a fantastic job of making the reader empathise with protagonist Tommy O Brien so that when he decides to rob a bank he remains a sympathetic character and one most will root for Of course when a boy with healing abilities is unveiled and heads start disintegrating into red mist courtesy of the bullets that inevitably fly it s fair to suggest the tonal shift is abrupt This is Keene s stock trade however and he writes it better than well just about everybodyMy only significant issue was the overly convenient way the bank patrons talk about their histories so openly when not forced or cajoled to do so But otherwise Sherm as the friend who is than he seems becomes a fantastic foil for Tommy and it s the ratcheting of tension between these two that propels the story to its fitting conclusion4 Monster People in the Head for Terminal Koldbrann - parte 1: Rebeldes out The Teams Milking Cow of control it will throw him together with a child whose touch can heal and whose ultimate lesson is that there are far worse things than dyingA powerful uniue novel with a fascinating plot and characters and echoes Via Suez (British): Blue Funnel Line (Merchant Navy Series Book 3) of the lengths Zenith one everyday man will go to when he is told he has less than a month to live Keene does a fantastic job A Pale Light in the Black of making the reader empathise with protagonist Tommy O Brien so that when he decides to rob a bank he remains a sympathetic character and Devil Versus Alpha The Millennium Wolves of the bullets that inevitably fly it s fair to suggest the tonal shift is abrupt This is Keene s stock trade however and he writes it better than well just about everybodyMy Spieserye only significant issue was the Feral overly convenient way the bank patrons talk about their histories so Krismis van Map Jacobs openly when not forced Girls Are Coming Out of the Woods or cajoled to do so But Crust From Sourdough Spelt and Rye Bread to Ciabatta Bagels and Brioche otherwise Sherm as the friend who is than he seems becomes a fantastic foil for Tommy and it s the ratcheting Til Death Do Us Part (Vows, of tension between these two that propels the story to its fitting conclusion4 Monster People in the Head for Terminal

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From award winning author Brian Keene comes a darkly suspenseful tale of crime and the common man with a surprising jolt of the supernatural Tommy O'Brien once hoped to leave his run down industrial hometown But marriage and fatherhood have kept him running in place working a job that doesn't even pay the bills And n. Note this is a different book from the one titled Terminal by a different publisher Though the two are associated This hardcover book is copy 175 of 300 produced and is signed by Brian Keene


10 thoughts on “Terminal

  1. says:

    Posted at Shelf Inflicted 25 year old Tommy O’Brien learns he has terminal cancer and has only a month or so to live He has no health insurance is deep in debt and recently lost his job Desperate for cash and wanting to provide for his wife and son he and two best friends Sherm and John plan to rob a bank The

  2. says:

    This hardcover is copy 63 of 400 copies and is singed by Brian Keene

  3. says:

    Note this is a different book from the one titled Terminal by a different publisher Though the two are associated This hardcover book is copy 175 of 300 produced and is signed by Brian Keene

  4. says:

    Terminal is a bleak story of a man with terminal cancer looking for a way to support his family once he has passed Desperation takes hold and he makes a decision that will affect many people than he realisesI liked

  5. says:

    What an amazing story Picture Breaking Bad Reservoir Dogs and Breakfast Club mixed in a blender You'd get thisWell done Keene

  6. says:

    Brian Keene needs no introduction Needless to say I've read much of his work novels and novellas short stories and elouently written informative and sometimes in your face postings on his website The man can fucking write period I will admit to having this novel for years in my collection and knowing a little about it and

  7. says:

    This was a great book very well written with an intriguing protaganist who you feel as conflicted about as he does Totally satisfying ending which elevated the story even higher Keene is becoming a favorite Highly recommended

  8. says:

    A thriller that initially packs an emotional punch before giving way to typical Keene fair Terminal is a thought provoking exploration of the lengths one everyday man will go to when he is told he has less than a month to live Keene does a fantastic job of making the reader empathise with protagonist Tommy O'B

  9. says:

    Possibly the most depressing book I've ever read but also one of the best You really put yourself in Tommy's shoes and wonder what you would do I can't recommend this one enough

  10. says:

    A good novel that appears to be about dead end life and a bank heist but is actually something much much

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