Monday, February 21, 2011

The Last Thing I Remember

The Last Thing I Remember by Andrew Klavan
The Homelanders book 1

Summery:Charlie West was a normal guy who did Karate and was a nice guy.He goes to sleep one night and wakes up strapped to chair.He overhears a conversation which leads to the order to kill him.
He barely escapes into the woods, down into a cave and up again to find help.Or so he thinks.He is taken home by a nice lady who even calls the police after he can't reach his parents.He looks at a paper to discover that it is over a year since when he last remembers!He is then captured by the police.Something else he forgot.He is a murderer who has escaped.So now the bad guys and the good guys want him.He has suspicions that the people that held him are going to assassinate someone.Only no one will believe him.What to do?

Romance:He likes a girl, Beth, and on the day he last remembered asked her out.He also forgot that they ere in love and going to get married.One of his friends, Alex, who he "murdered"used to go out with her and is a little mad.They also tell how Alex and Beth got together and then separated.

Violence:He almost got an acid shot in him that would have killed him.his captors were quite delighted with it.The bad guys and the good guys shoot at him.He fights several people.Alex shoves him becasue he is angry.


Other:There is a crazy lady that he befriends.He talks about a shop that sells alcohol to kids.

What I Thought:It was pretty exciting.He sometimes didn't seem like an 18 year old though.There were a couple slow parts.Amnesia always makes a good story.I definitely want to find out what is going on.

Rating & Age: 3 1/2 stars. 14 up.


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