This was off to a rip-roaring start. I loved the first half of the book! But then... meh... The second half felt unrelated to the first half, and I found it rather predictable at times, and a little bit forced (plot-wise) at other times. I generally enjoy Da Silva's books, so my lukewarm feeling about this one won't deter me from reading more by him.
WOW!!! This was terrific! A weirdly, wildly wonderful tale of some of the most inept would-be tough guys ever! Edwards has a terrific voice, and he gives enough detail to make you see and feel the places and people, but not so much that it feels bogged down. A thoroughly enjoyable book - highly recommended!!
Totally MEH. I was a die-hard fan of Evanovich/Plum from day one, but now... The books just feel forced and silly now. Once upon a time, Stephanie's shenanigans were a delightful romp, but the magic is gone. I'll probably read the next installment - because, hey, there's still Morelli and Ranger - and I hope the next one harkens back to earlier books.