I feel there are a lot of loose ends with this part of the storyline. Before Ned can get back to his friends they are brutally murdered and so is Tess. Aug 19, C. But who is pursuing him? Escaping From Houdini Hardcover. Plus the plot made no sense.

Our cut was 10 percent in cash. Things go south of hell when Ned arrives back at the meet-up point, only to learn his three friend have been killed gangland-style, as well as the woman he’d had a quickie with that afternoon. Murder, betrayal, manhunt and love story all rolled into one exciting book. It’s written in the classic Patterson style with extremely short chapters, a ritzy setting in Palm Beach and lots of action and plot twists. Yes, the chapters are still super short and yes, there are bits that seem too easily resolved, but there is some staying power in this one. The situations were not beleivable and the characters were uninteresting. Purchased Used The Short Version: It feels perfect in every way-except that she’s used to caviar and Manolo Blahniks, and he’s used to burgers and flip-flops.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. If we are going to crazy why not go all the way crazy. Jan 03, Vidula Khambe rated it really liked it.

Who pattersno save the lifeguard? Inwhile still working for J. I read Patterson because his writing is light, quick, and forgettable, and sometimes it’s precisely what I’m in the mood for.

I have always liked the format of his books. Before Ned can get back to his friends they are brutally murdered and so is Tess.


James Patterson

Books by James Patterson. This novel, however, actually has a bit more going on under the surface. Want shnopsis Read saving…. Return to Book Page. The only thing Ned had to do was make distractions, but these distractions came back to haunt him. His Ned voice is deep and sexy, while his Ellie voice was acceptable.

Book Reviews by Courtney Bauman: Lifeguard by James Patterson

I was interested in the story, but I certainly wasn’t riveted. However, there were a couple of areas where this novel falls short for me. This imprint also provides resources, strategies, and programs to serve teachers, parents, librarians, and booksellers. As he works undercover trying to find out her secrets he too is drawn in by her seduction.

Lifeguard by James Patterson and Andrew Gross

This definitely happened more than a few times, but I liked it that lideguard because it made the story more interesting and always kept me on my toes. Pretty lame and predictable. Ned KellyAgent Ellie Shurtleff. Whoever sabotaged the heist? South of Boston, Brockton actually.

Lifeguard by James Patterson

Posted by Courtney at 4: Not sure I will go out and search for another Patterson book, but if I happened to come across one I would give it another try.

Seriously exhilarating read, the moment you start till the moment you finish! I am not saying that his recent novels are jamrs because they are not. The Cornwalls Are Gone.

Or is it all somehow tied into his new love – and his oldest enemies? He is used to working hard to make ends meet and she is used to having things handed to her. I had to scan through nearly the whole second half of the book trying to find a bit of information I couldn’t care less about. Blink again and another four people you know are also dead.


I assure you pattrrson was only in case the person who’d recommended the book to me and whom I’d told I had read it, asked me questions. The actors’ actions, however, were ridiculous. Various other characters were easily distinguishable.

May 19, Kimberly rated it it was amazing. But who is pursuing him? Another reason that this novel falls short for me was in the predictability of the plot. Mar 01, Renata Guerrero rated it it was ok Shelves: Police are gonna look ligeguard a ca While it started off good it degraded quickly.

Just textbook B and E. The next, I’m hunched over and clutching my stomach in sheer agony. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

This will all have been a dream. Ernestine, Catastrophe Queen Hardcover. A mediocre story line was made up for by the fun and interesting characters.

I knew it was bound to happen eventually The first 10 chapters were awesome. Things go I knew it was bound to happen eventually