Bird Habitats in Britain yLove how he used personal experience and knowledge to allow the reader to imagine the setting The book grabsou pulls The Guitar Style of Jerry Reed you in a doesn t letou goI had no idea the book was going to be pa I wanted to like this but it s pretty rubbish really Stick to doing what ou re good at Bear which definitely isn t writing The story was oK but the writing style is terrible sadly Think Dan Brown It ll probably sell really well to the mass market I should have enjoyed this book The blurb convinced me I would so I gave up my spare time and hard earned money and boy was I disappointed I get the impression that this story was written by a committee of editors and like anything written by a committee purely to make money "it has no heart Cut and paste comic book characters and clich "has no heart Cut and paste comic book characters and clich abound and its a long haul For instance Our hero takes his wife and son on a camping holiday in the welsh mountains in mid winter as ou do His wife and son are kidnapped out from under his nose for reasons that never become clear throughout the whole book So what does our sup This is the book euivalent of watching Bear Grylls masturbate in front of a mirror for eight hours When I found out that Bear Grylls was releasing a thriller I couldn t wait to read it In terms of pure excitement thrills and adrenaline rushes Ghost Flight has it all If I had to describe our main character Will Jaeger then I d say he was a cross between Bear Grylls Ross Kemp and Danny Dyer Or at least that s how I pictured himGhost Flight is a difficult book to summarise because of just how much story it contains and the complicated threads that make up the inventive mystery within the story Will Jaeger is haunted by the disappearance of his wife and son Rescued by an old friend BEAR GRYLLS Poisonous spiders Deadly caymans Forgotten tribes Nazis And mystery BEAR GRYLLS It was so much fun It is pulpy it is beary dramatic no pee drinking though it has a great story and a lot of action When Riders of the Sea you want to take a breath from all serious literature try BEAR GRYLLS it has to be shouted at loudou will spend a great time
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the point that I thought I had a faulty copyI was fortunate to win this book from Goodreads forpoint that I thought I had a faulty copyI was fortunate to win this book from Goodreads for I am very grateful however if I had bought it I would feel cheated that I would have to buy the next book to get the ending But then I would uestion whether I would still get an end or whether I would then have to buy book 3 4 5There are several exciting sub plots to this story and I would have been delighted if they had all come to a conclusion except maybe for one of them that would then have been a hook to the next book I feel that leaving all the plots unanswered is a disservice to the readerTo anyone considering buying this book I would suggest waiting to see whenif the follow up comes out and whether the reviews show that it has a conclusionOtherwise I could have so easily given this five stars. Gly Will Jaeger is going in against themBut as Jaeger joins a team of former elite warriors including ice cool Russian operator Irina Narov he senses that the air wreck also harbours the answer he so longs to uncover the identity of his wife and son's murderersHair raising adventure an extreme survival uest and a shocking mystery reaching back into the horrors of Nazi Germa. .
And I thought that he would have some crazy stories to tell "But I Had No "I had no whether he was any good as a fiction writer Having finished the book I am pretty pleased with my pick because Bear Grylls actually wrote an interesting and gripping thriller that has left me wanting Ghost Flight is the thriller debut of Bear Grylls and follows Ex British soldier Will Jaeger Haunted by the disappearance of his wife and son Jaeger is hiding out in Africa when he is tasked to lead an expedition into the jungle to retrieve a WWII plane that had been hidden for seventy Jewish Women Speak About Jewish Matters years The closer Jaeger gets to the plane and the secrets it is holding inside the convinced he becomes that it has something to do with why his family is missingThe general idea of the book really intrigued me I m not usually overly interested in WWII or Nazi stories but Grylls has an interesting take that uestions whether WWII actually ended the way we thought it did The plot was a real surprise and a lot deeper than I was expecting from the book The book also contains all the thingsou do expect like short chapters that keep the book flowing survival expertise and a lot of action and adventureProbably my favourite thing about Ghost Flight are that there are little Bear Grylls touches littered throughout the book Jaeger and his team get up to all sorts of things that Friends Forever: Everything Changes (Friends Forever) you imagine Bear Grylls probably does in his spare time like fighting massive caimans parachuting down waterfalls and enjoying a roast monkey dinner with a previously uncontacted native tribe Also I got much enjoyment that I probably should have when Jaeger drank his own urineThere was only one small letdown for me in the book and that is the characters Most of the characters are pretty clich and that made it harder for me to connect with them There s the big crazy Maori the seductive and vibrant Latina the ice cold but stunningly attractive Russian and prideful Japanese man Even the main character Will Jaeger was a little too perfect for my tastes but he is still a very interesting character that I do want to see againI have to point out here that Ghost Flight ends with one of the biggest cliffhangers that I have ever seen in a book While it is a complete story in its own right it is the first half of a much bigger story that continues in Grylls next book Burning Angels which is expected out in June Be prepared that ifou do finish Ghost Flight The TV Writer's Workbook: A Creative Approach To Television Scripts you re not going to able to just stop thereIs it worth a read Ifou re a fan of Bear Grylls television shows then Ghost Flight is definitely worth a read Jaeger really feels like he is based pretty heavily on Grylls and it has the same sort of wild adventure feel It s also worth a read if ou have an interest in WWII or Nazi stories because Grylls throws up an interesting take on the end of WWIIThis review was originally published at Worth a Read I honestly don t have a bad word to say about this book I had no idea that Bear Grylls was a writer until a colleague of mine gave me this book to read Front a savage past he can barely even rememberJaeger agrees to lead an expedition into the Mountains of the Gods in the remote jungle At the dark heart of this real life Lost World lies a mystery WWII warplane one that harbours a secret so explosive its very discovery may tear the world asunder Terrifying forces are hell bent on keeping the warplane forever hidden Unwittin. ,
Ever heard of Bear Grylls I truly hope so because this former soldier in the British "Special Forces The Youngest Ever "Forces the oungest ever Scout to the UK Scout Association and an honorary Colonel to the Royal Marine Commandos is also an adventurer writer and television presenter His Facebook bio says that Bear Grylls has become known around the world as one of the most recognized faces of survival and outdoor adventure I first heard about Bear Grylls seven Writing in the Dust: After September 11 years ago when I was on my vacation visiting my friends in Sweden and we watched his Ultimate Survival also known as Born SurvivorMan vs Wild on the Discovery Channel Needless to say that Bear Grylls captured my attention on the spot that I wanted to see of him making me check for him online immediately after returning home to CroatiaI loved the concept of his show in which he was left stranded with his crew in an unfamiliar wilderness rainforests glaciers deserts islands to name just a few with only one goal to survive and find his way back to civilization The similar pattern follows his entertaining and exciting thriller Ghost Flight Packed with action adventure beautiful landscapes of the remote jungle where lies hidden a mysterious WWII warplane Ghost Flight guarantees to keep even the most demanding fans of this genre glued to its pages It is so easy to picture Bear Grylls an ex soldier and a survivor as an ex soldier Will Jaeger also a leader of a team of former elite warriors in their uest to uncover the mystery of the hidden warplane and the secret of Nazi evil forces Wir sind die Zukunft that lie buried in it I am a sucker for WWII novels and I am a sucker for rainforest When those two are combinedou have an explosive reading before ou You are drinking up a cocktail made of ghosts from
Not So Recent Past To Majority Of People Almost Forgottenso recent past to majority of people almost forgotten the ghosts which are patiently waiting for their moment of the rise of the new Reich and a pristine nature beaming with both beautiful and deadly life Ghost Flight is a successful debut novel with interesting and well developed characters full of action twists and turns and gripping moments It is also a very detailed novel which probably might not help us in a fight against the rise of a new Reich if it comes to it but it could very well serve us as a survival guide in a primeval rainforest if we ever find ourselves in our personal mission under the canopy of magnificent trees where neither evil Nazis A waste of time It doesn t compare to any of the current bestsellers in the actionthriller genre like Andy McNab Chris Ryan Stephen Leather Matthew Reilley and Frederick Forsyth just to name a few Slow dragging to the extent it took me two weeks to finish the book I persevered just because I spent money on it Plot wasn t believable It lacks the fast paced action reuired for a story such
As ThisI Normally LikethisI normally like Grylls but this was a disappointment I went into this book with no real expectations at all I picked it up solely because it had Bear Grylls name on the front. Author of MUD SWEAT AND TEARS and star of MAN VS WILD and THE ISLAND Bear Grylls delivers his action packed debut novel the start of a major new adventure seriesHaunted by his wife and son's brutal abduction and murder ex soldier Will Jaeger runs to the ends of the earth to recover and to hide But even there he is found and compelled to undertake one last mission and to con. ,