For fans of Barry Eisler and Robert Ludlum. A three-course story collection with a side-order of revenge.Crème BrûléeRogue operative, Monique Beauvais, cons a software genius into selling her a coveted technology that would allow its user to control CIA drones while they're in flight. And she... show more
For fans of Barry Eisler and Robert Ludlum. A three-course story collection with a side-order of revenge.Crème BrûléeRogue operative, Monique Beauvais, cons a software genius into selling her a coveted technology that would allow its user to control CIA drones while they're in flight. And she will go as far as killing him in public in order to have it.To the Last BiteA renowned food critic--whose scathing reviews have closed down restaurants--gets a savoury surprise.Shashlyk and MorezhenoeCIA operative, Ridley Fox, leads a team against one of Russia's most powerful crime families. He discovers secrets, but not one that he was expecting to find.Three stories with three consequences. All containing three Unsavory Delicacies.***Caution*** Readers are strongly advised NOT to eat while reading To The Last Bite.
Edition language: English
Unsavoury Delicacies by Russell Brooks4 StarsUnsavoury Delicacies is a collection of 3 short stories which all center around restaurants. From covert operations to a food critic and finally the Russian mafia, the stories were all short but oddly entertaining.I have to say the second story actually m...
Russell Brooks sent me an advance copy of his latest book, Unsavory Delicacies, a set of three short stories, to read and review. I read his action/suspense spy novel, Pandora's Succession, a while back and posted a review here.Unsavory Delicacies contains three short stories with the common thread ...
Short story compilations are becoming a bit of an addiction to me lately. I think of them as the perfect bite-sized snack of reading. Just enough to sate you, but also to keep you coming back for more! That being said, when Russell Brooks asked me to review his newest project, Unsavory Delicacies, I...
“Blame it on a simple twist of fate.” - Bob DylanUnsavory Delicacies is a delectable collection of three short stories that showcases together the author's imaginative writing, eye for detail, interesting characterization and penchant for twists and surprises. Creme Brulee - deals with a foxy lad...
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