On Borrowed Time

On Borrowed Time

Large Print - 2011
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Richard Kilmer is head over heels in love with Jennifer Ryan, who takes him home to meet her parents. There she accepts his marriage proposal, and they set out on a drive up to Kendrick Falls. But a freak storm causes Richard to lose control of his car, and it rolls. And Jen is gone. Richard can't find her. The police can't find her. No one in Richard's life will even confirm Jen's existence, and all traces of her have disappeared.
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2011.
ISBN: 9781410437563
Branch Call Number: [LP] FIC/ROSENFELT
Characteristics: 429 p. (large print) ; 23 cm.


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Sep 04, 2018

Hmm. Another one of those books where the reader needs to put their common sense on a shelf while reading it. I love the Andy Carpenter series but On Borrowed Time didn't do it for me. There were parts I definitely enjoyed reading. I just never really fell in love with the characters, or the plot.

Jun 05, 2018

I continue to be delighted by this author. I love his humor, and all of the books by him so far have kept me coming back for more. I think he has great character development, enough twists to the plot to keep it interesting, and I am usually still guessing almost to the end. When he gives away the "who did it", it's even more interesting to follow the threads until all the folks involved catch up as well. I definitely encourage anyone looking for non-gory criminal fiction to give this author a try!

Mar 29, 2017

Richard Kilmer is a journalist who has found the woman of his dreams but is it for real or fantasy....I got through this book but never felt connected....pretty disappointing

BookReviewer2015 Dec 30, 2016

A good thriller! Kept you guessing right up until the end

Oct 25, 2014

Not a Andy Carpenter main character but still a very good read. It keeps moving right along and is hard to put down.

A patron review from the Adult Summer Game: "A unique story about mind control with lots of twists and turns. It keeps you reading to find out the real truth and what is happening until the last page."

May 10, 2012

NOt a bad read
Going to check-out a few more of this authors books

Mar 25, 2012

Had me guessing right up to the end. Terrific book.

HRDR Dec 09, 2011

Fast-paced and humorous as his books usually are. More riveting than usual, but the end wraps up a little too quickly - leaves you wishing that after such a great book he'd drawn out the ending a bit more.

Nov 18, 2011

Interesting characters, witty dialogue, innovative plot & scary premise. Very enjoyable read.

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