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Detained Series: The Navy JAG Series

By Don Brown
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.32 Stars

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On 7/30 mattidw wrote: Detained by Don Brown was an amazing book. I wasn't sure when I requested this book to review that I was going to like it but I really enjoyed reading it. I think part of that is because I wondered if things like this really happen because it wouldn't shock me if they really did happen. Anyway I loved ... Detained by Don Brown

mattidw's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/30 Diane Kinney wrote: Hasan and his son, Najib, love America,  and they celebrate the ideals of freedom and patriotism.  There allegiance is called into question when they are incarcerated in Guantanamo Bay.  Navy JAG sends Matt Davis is to defend them.  He is willing to sacrifice his career for them even ... Detained

Diane's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/26 Karen Dempsey wrote: I enjoy Don Brown’s work, and he has put together some good books over the last few years. In Detained, Brown begins the Navy JAG Series, and it shows some promise. The first book in the series deals with a couple of Lebanese nationals (a father and son) who just happen to be in the wrong place at ... interesting but somewhat unsatisfying read

Karen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/26 Stephanie Dunsdon wrote: A man and his son dreamed of America's freedom,but the dream became a nightmarewhen they ended up at Guantanamo Bay.Hasan Makari and his son, Najib, both Lebanese nationals, have dreamed of the day they would experience the shining freedom of America. But when they arrive in the US, they are arrested, ... Detained - Book Review

Stephanie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/19 Nicole Morgan wrote: Detained by Don Brown is a novel about a terrorist plot against the U.S. There are several moving parts, including a foreign-born member of the United States Navy, his father, two Navy JAG lawyers, the Judge Advocate General of the U.S. Navy and his wife, and several characters from the Department of ... Detained by Don Brown

Nicole's Rating:

2 Stars

On 6/15 Nellie Dee wrote: by Don BrownSummary: Hasan Makari and his son, Najib, both Lebanese nationals, dream of the day that they would come to America. But when they arrive, they are arrested, accused of terrorism and sent to Guantanamo Bay Prison.  The federal prosecutors sought death by execution. The court system in ... Detained

Nellie Dee's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/8 Jessica Higgins wrote: Hasan Makari and his son, Najib, are both from Lebanon but have dreamed of the day they would be part of the shining freedom that is America. Najib makes it into America to study and then joins the Navy, a dream come true. When it is finally time for Hasan to come visit his son, he is arrested at the ... Detained may have a lot to it, but is a military thriller worth the time

Jessica's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/6 Predestined Purpose wrote: Don Brown has done it again!!!! Exceptional plot. Great storyline and pace to story. Believable, plausible, well-told suspense … heart pumping twists/thrills. Wonderful characterization. Tastefully done romance. Faith based values subtly intermeshed with great read. I thoroughly enjoyed Mr. Brown’s ... Don Brown has done it again!!!!

Predestined Purpose's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/5 Troutwife wrote: Are you a fan of military suspense stories? Police-legal action? This newest book by Don Brown (as well as his older ones!) will be a winner with you! The book Detained, by Don Brown, is a suspenseful military-action/JAG Law type book. It's deep and a bit disturbing, full of action, and packed with ... Detained by Don Brown

Troutwife's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/2 Denise wrote: I recently picked up Detained by Don Brown to read. It's slightly out of my normal genre - I don't usually read military type thrillers. However, I do love regular thriller/suspense novels, so I figured I'd give this one a try. It's the first book of his new Navy Jag series, and I figured I might find ... Detained

Denise's Rating:

4 Stars