#AmReading – Backlash By Brad Thor

Being a member of Gen Y, I was not familiar with Brad Thor’s espionage series based on his expert fictional spy Scot Harvath. After reading Backlash, I wish I had been. Our protagonist Scot Harvath is captured, following the murder of three close friends. He is taken to Russia by one of the most ruthless…

Movie Review- Skyfall

Some have called Skyfall the “greatest Bond film ever” and, while I agree that this film sets a new high bar for spy/espioage films, it just did not feel like James Bond. Though director Sam Mendes brings the British spy into the modern era, it takes a bit to get use to.  My dad grew up…