Book Review-Airliner Down: An Aviation Thriller -John Etzil | Miki's Hope

Book Review-Airliner Down: An Aviation Thriller -John Etzil

Monday, August 2, 2021

Fair warning-Do not read this book if you will be getting on an airplane anytime soon! It is that frightening! This is a thriller that will knock your socks off and have you possibly wanting to crawl under the covers with first it's premise--then what actually happens!

Lies and subterfuge can start wars and even terrorist attacks.

I really can not say any more without giving everything away. This is the first book I ever read by this author and it definitely will not be the last!!!

About the Book: (from Amazon)

"Action-packed and full of gripping scenes and unforgettable dialogue, the book is a true feast for the mind"-Clarion Book Review"A suspenseful and action-packed aviation tale."- Kirkus Reviews

Flight 2262 is bound for paradise, but a rogue terrorist could send it to the bottom of the ocean…Kevin can’t wait to land in Hawaii for a romantic getaway. But when the off-duty pilot takes a glance at his GPS, he’s in for a surprise: the plane is headed to the middle of the Pacific Ocean. And he’s the only one who knows it…Expecting the worst, Kevin heads to the cockpit. Before he can take the controls, he’s got a rookie air marshal, a stewardess with a grudge, and a barricade to get through. With a storm on the way and limited fuel, Kevin must recruit the support of the frightened passengers to save the day. As long as he can survive the one person on board who won’t rest until all of them are dead…Airliner Down is a fast-paced tech thriller that brings terror to the friendly skies. If you like pulse-pounding reads with compelling characters and chillingly real plots, then you’ll love John Etzil’s turbulent tale. Buy Airliner Down today to experience the flight of your life

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About the Author: (from Amazon)

John Etzil writes the gritty, high octane, and sometime humorous Vigilante Justice Thriller Series, starring Jack Lamburt.

John was introduced to Agatha Christie in the late seventies and became a lifelong reader of mystery and thrillers after he read Murder on the Orient Express.

His favorite book is Deliverance. His favorite authors include Nelson DeMille, Stuart Woods, Russell Blake, fellow New Jerseyan AND Hungarian Janet Evanovich, Barry Eisler, Max Allan Collins, J.A. Konrath, Wayne Stinnett, Mark Dawson, Lawrence Block, and Lee Goldberg, but he'll entertain anything with airplanes, Jiu Jitsu, badass women with tattoos, big manly dogs, and tons of action!

John drafted his first novel, Airliner Down, in the summer of 2015. After many rewrites, he released it in March 2017.

Fatal Justice: Vigilante Justice Thriller Series 2 with Jack Lamburt, was written during the Airliner Down rewrites and also released in March 2017.

Fast Justice: Vigilante Justice Thriller Series 2.5 with Jack Lamburt, is a 20K word "Thriller Shot" available for purchase as a paperback or audiobook. The ebook version of Fast Justice is FREE, and available only to Johns reader group. You can join at

Urban Justice: Vigilante Justice Thriller Series 3 with Jack Lamburt, was released in November 2017.

Urgent Justice: Vigilante Justice Thriller Series 3.5 with Jack Lamburt, is a 28K word "Thriller Shot" and was released in October 2018.

First Justice: Vigilante Justice Thriller Series 1 with Jack Lamburt, was released in December 2019.

John is a commercial-rated pilot with over twenty years of flight experience. He's also an avid weight trainer, and the proud holder of a purple belt in Gracie Jiu Jitsu. John resides in New Jersey with his tattooed badass wife, two teenage sons, and two medium-sized dogs.

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lemonlaurie said...

I love a good thriller book!

Fiddlin' Dandi said...

I think I would really enjoy reading this book!

Melissa Meyers said...

This book sounds very thrilling and action-packed!

Lauryn R said...

This definitely sounds really exciting and scary! I don't fly very often so I think I could probably read this.

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