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Plum Island

2 Ratings: 2.5
A book by Nelson DeMille

Nelson DeMille's narrative engine is one of the best in the business, and it chugs away in grand style in this story of buried treasure and biological warfare on a tiny spit of land off Long Island. As told by a wry, wounded New York City detective who … see full wiki

Author: Nelson DeMille
Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
2 reviews about Plum Island
review by . October 06, 2010
Take Michael Connelly's Detective Harry Bosch, a hard-boiled, talented, nearly burnt-out loner with lots of psychological baggage and absolutely no respect for superiors or procedure. Add the self-deprecating faux stumble-bum approach of Peter Falk's Columbo and toss in a heaping helping of smart-aleck motor mouth Rodney Dangerfield complete inability to control the flow of virulent sarcasm and wisecracks! Sounds a little much, doesn't it? But he's our hero for Nelson DeMille's …
Quick Tip by . October 06, 2010
If you like suspense thrillers and police procedurals and if you enjoy Harry Bosch, as a great example, then you'll also enjoy this series about John Corey. This one is set on Plum Island, a bio-containment facility.
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