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Former antiques dealer Pobi boldly announces his arrival as a cunning novelist with this grim and gory debut thriller. FBI contractor Jake Cole. Bloodman by Robert Pobi book review. Click to read the full review of Bloodman in New York Journal of Books. Review written by Renee C. Official website for novelist Robert Pobi. Worldwide – August 6, His novel, Bloodman, was called ” a remarkable debut ” by Booklist, and ” a relentless.

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My favorite perk of being a published writer is getting advance reader copies of pobl. Apr 05, Danielle West rated it liked it. Eye of the Storm Bloodman Author s: A unique and disquieting thriller that redefines the genre, Bloodman will leave you reeling long after its operatic finale. I received this book through Goodreads First Reads.

Bloodman by Robert Pobi

Bloodman could have done with some heavy editing, and probably about less pages. At some point, I’m not exactly sure where, in the thirty pages that follow that, Bloodman turns into a very good thriller indeed, the kind of book that has you s Robert Pobi, Bloodman Thomas and Mercer, Full disclosure: The horrific scene at the crime is familiar, he recognizes the murderer’s work from his own tortured past.

The Internet is currently failing me on the exact quote, so I’ll have to paraphrase for you: This psychological thriller grabbed me by the nose with the second paragraph and didn’t let go until I hollered.

This novel had me guessing right until the bitter end. Desperate to quickly finish his father’s affairs and run home to his own wife and son, Cole now feels compelled to stay and work on this case. And, when he writes his next book, I will be in line ready to buy it. There are puzzles within puzzles throughout the book.


Having spent a significant portion of his life battling the demons of alcohol and drug addiction, Jake now battles monsters of pobii different sort as an independent contractor for the FBI. I also liked how the novel didn’t waste any time in introducing the murder. Some scenes were amazing in my opinion and can be looked at as for shock value to others. I enjoyed going back to the commercial thriller because it really put my readings of the last few years in perspective, but you know.

There are some horrifying elements in this bliodman has to be—but is it horror? He has fished for bloodmann that swims — from great white sharks off Montauk to the monstrous pike of northern Finland. To learn more about Robert, visit his website. Alcoholism, addiction, the pacemaker blkodman his heart with a battery to jolt him when the organ ran to fast, to slow, the result of a lot of heroin blloodman he got it under control.

All his paintings are leaning against the boxes with nowhere to be hung. Stay far away if things of this ilk tend to disturb you. It wasn’t that I figured it out before the big reveal – I did, but that doesn’t really bother me. The details of the murder are really graphic so if you’re not comfortable with graphic and stomach churning descriptions of murders, this book isn’t for you. A horrible case that had the small town law enforcement in a quandary.

It is on page 60, with the last sentence of Chapter 9, that Bloodman blows up in your face. Voor bloedverwanten doe je dingen die je voor niemand anders doet. I will be thinking about this novel based on all the puzzles that had to be solved, for many days to come. Once a brilliant man, Coleridge is gripped by dementia and in a moment of madness set himself on fire.


I will be watching for it. Mar 27, Miles rated it really liked it Shelves: I wish I could have rated this novel as a 10 Star, because it was so amazing. All of the characters were developed quite well and none of them seemed static and one dimensional.

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I had bloodmab left and decided to read the last 3 chapters, it was what I had expected so I didn’t bother to complete, so in the end I probably didn’t read 75 pages. Two stars mean I thought it was “OK” which is what I feel about this book.

Want to Read saving…. Robert Pobi dealt in fine Georgian antiques for 13 years.

Bloodman by Robert Pobi

Hopefully it has something new to say. Mar 24, Pamela rated it it was ok Shelves: But unfortunately, this was a huge disappointment. He keeps a couple of rifles in an umbrella stand near a closet. As bodies pile up and the storm edges closer, Jake bloomdan to keep his family from harm and find the killer.