"Out of the Black is a stimulating ride that makes you feel something and keeps you turning the pages. Rector understand economy of language, and that makes this novel feel like a great novella on steroids"- Out of the Gutter
"This is a tightly plotted thriller and one that you will read to the last page"- Bookviews
Praise for the International Thriller Award Winning, and Wall Street Journal Bestselling Author John Rector:
"John Rector piques our curiosity at every page turn and leaves us hanging at each chapter ending." -New York Journal of Books
"Its time to get on board, before Rector stops being "the next big thing" and becomes the phenomenon he deserves to be." -Los Angeles Review of Books
"Swift and savage and smart, Rector (writes)...superior pulp in the grand James M. Cain tradition." -Max Allan Collins, author of Road to Perdition
"(John Rector is) a novelist who I consider to be one of the very best new writers to enter the scene in a very long time... John Rector is a game changer." -Spinetingler Magazine
"A bestselling author who doesn't make us embarrassed to have his books on our shelves." -The Nerd of Noir
"Rector brings some really impressive writing and strong characters into a genre that is often teeming with contrived, cringe-worthy dialogue and flat, unoriginal characters." -Baltimore Reads
"(Rector's) consistent excellence in storytelling is already proving his calling card."-Books and Writer's
"John Rector writes a lean, mean mystery."-Lincoln Journal Star
"If Rector came out with a book tomorrow, it would be at the top of my 'to-be-read' list by nightfall! He has refined his craft, opening new possibilities for the future. Wherever he goes, I'll follow." -Grift Magazine
Author Marcus Sakey Reviews Out of the Black by John Rector
Here’s something I’ve learned: it’s not the thrills that make a thriller great.
Don’t get me wrong, they’re important. As readers, we want to be held in a state of sustained adrenaline, to have the tension ratcheted tighter and tighter and then, impossibly, tighter still. We want to face impossible odds while playing for the highest imaginable stakes.
All of which John Rector does, masterfully. But that’s not what makes Out of the Black a great thriller.
It’s a hundred other things...Read the rest of this review at www.kindlepost.com.