Altar of Bones

After being pleasantly surprised by the Medusa Amulet, I decided to pick up another thriller with similar twists: Philip Carter’s Altar of Bones. I was less engaged by Altar of Bones. It had a promising start with an escape from a Soviet prison camp that leads to a mystical cave and hints at a very old magic that the reader will eventually discover the importance of. Flash forward to the modern day United States with a powerful villain intent on killing anyone with knowledge of an earth shattering event from the recent past. Sounds promising, right? It could have been, but what started as a potentially thrilling story line ended up being rather mediocre and predictable, complete with a high speed car chase and an improbable “hook up” between the two protagonists. Seriously? You are being shot at while driving around a cliff…can you wait to get naked? All in all…it was entertaining, but not nearly as captivating  as the Medusa Amulet.

3 Responses to “Altar of Bones”

  1. vitamix turbo blend 4500 countertop blender with 2+ hp motor Says:

    Does your website have a contact page? I’m having trouble locating it but, I’d like to send you an email. I’ve got some creative ideas for your blog you might be interested in hearing. Either way, great site and I look forward to seeing it develop over time.

  2. dewalt dw716 12-inch double-bevel compound miter saw Says:

    Hello! Someone in my Myspace group shared this site with us so I came to check it out. I’m definitely loving the information. I’m book-marking and will be tweeting this to my followers! Fantastic blog and terrific design and style.

  3. Waterway Renegade Skimmer Replacement Parts Lid - Gray WW5406477WW Says:

    What’s up to all, the contents existing at this
    site are really awesome for people knowledge,
    well, keep up the nice work fellows.

Leave a Reply

Free Blog Themes / Templates