Jack Donegal is an engineer, toy inventor and the head of his own toy company but not a detective until he stumbles into a strange situation. While on a business trip, he stops to purchase a 1914 teddy bear at an estate auction. While still on the auction grounds, armed thugs, who mistake him for a Dalton Starks, seem to think he’s in possession of something they want. Although police rescue him from his first encounter with criminals, Jack and Andy Westin, his marketing manager, roommate and friend, begin to think there’s something special about this teddy bear to make it interesting to criminals. They engage in a cat and mouse hunt with various members of the criminal world, but who are the cats and who are the mice? With the help of their combined wits and various technical gadgetry including toy parts and prototypes, Jack and Andy help bring several criminals to justice. With two personalities like those of Jack and Andy, there is bound to be some silliness along the way in this comedy mystery.
Action Men with Silly Putty is a bizarre, hilarious and memorable read that should not be missed! When I read the description of Action Men with Silly Putty, I was hooked right away thanks to the bizarre but funny nature of it. I love stories with a twist, and I love even more when they combine action with humor, whenever I read books like this I imagine it as a funny detective drama on tv and Action Men with Silly Putty could undoubtedly be this! When I began to read Action Men with Silly Putty, I knew straight away that the story would deliver and fulfill my expectations and know that I have finished the book I can write that it did!
Action Men with Silly Putty follows the protagonist of the novel Jack Donegal, ‘an engineer, toy inventor and the head of his own toy company.’ The reader will follow Jack on his adventures, and one of his adventures on a business trip lands him in a large amount of trouble! Jack has stopped off at an auction to buy a 1914 teddy bear. However, this teddy bear is special, and criminals want it… badly! The reader will follow Jack on his journey to evade the criminals while finding out more about the ‘precious’ teddy bear. What follows is a hilarious, fast-paced action adventure that will have readers laughing as well as excited.
The story of Action Men with Silly Putty is a unique one because of its unusual but thrilling premise, and I admit that I am obsessed with the premise. I love how the reader is taken on an exciting, unpredictable story, the story is just that because from start to finish you will be taken on a wild ride while also experiencing many twists and turns that will shock, delight and enthrall you!
The author of Action Men with Silly Putty is Susan Joy Clark, and I admit book lovers that I am obsessed with her. Clark is an incredible author who has managed to transfix and entertain me with her exceptional literature. Clark impressed me from the start thanks to her ability to captivate her readers and throw them into the story fast. I always hate when a story has a long build up with little excitement, but that is not the case in Action Men with Silly Putty because from the very start Clark ensures that her readers are entertained which shows she cares about her readers experience!
Susan Joy Clark is an exceptional author for many reasons, but one of the primary attributes I love about her writing is the characterization of the characters the reader comes across in the book; specifically Jack Donegal. I love the journey Jack goes on, and how he turns from inventor to detective, it was incredible to witness and highly enjoyable!
Overall Action Men with Silly Putty is an extraordinary mystery story that will entertain and thrill readers from beginning to end so, of course, have to award the book five stars! It would be criminal not to. So please book lovers, have a read of the excellent book and get lost in an engrossing, captivating story!
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