Thursday, May 14, 2015

Book Beginning: The Other Oregon by Steve Anderson



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Duct tape had sealed the mouths of the three men.

-- The Other Oregon by Steve Anderson. Well, that's a beginning to get your attention!

With this latest novel, Anderson takes a break from his favorite WWII material to give his readers a creepy, atmospheric thriller set in the Pacific Northwest.

The Other Oregon comes out on May 19 and is available for pre-order from Powell's or amazon.

17 comments :

  1. Does start creepy but I think I would like it.

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  2. This sounds like it would be something right up my alley! :)

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  3. Yup, with that cover it's definitely going to be creepy! Enjoy.

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  4. That opener got my attention!

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  5. I like that line. That really grabs you, that's for sure.

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  6. I wondered, by the title, if the book was going to be a nonfiction look at Eastern Oregon, a part of the state that few folks out of state would recognize as part of the wet state. I guess not.
    My Friday Quotes

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  7. Yes, a very creepy start, certainly got my attention.

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  8. Ok, usually I'm quiet a polite girl but that BB just screams at me "creepy, run!" lol.
    I hope you enjoy :)
    Amy x

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  9. what a powerful opening!

    enjoy the book and have a wonderful weekend! :)

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  10. First time I've joined in a Meme, but this looked like fun and I'm looking forward to meeting more bloggers/finding more books.

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  11. Love the cover.

    ENJOY!!

    Elizabeth
    Silver's Reviews
    My Book Beginnings

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  12. What a creepy way to start! Yikes!

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  13. That is a great start..lol. Not read that author so might look that one up. :)

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  14. I thought this might be a guide to little known destinations in Oregon. Fooled me!

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  15. I'll bet it's really good.

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  16. You had me with duct tape. ;-)

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  17. Creepy! I actually read "Dragon"and not "Oregon" ... I must be seeing things!

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