The Hit List
Bookreview / January 17, 2016

The Hit List is a novel by Anne Brooke, the first time I ever read anything by this author. And I am sorry to say, if all her books are like this, this will also be the last one I read. The book was so terribly slow and boring at points, I really had to fight to finish it. Jamie Chadwick is straight, that is the one thing he is very sure of in his life. He is working very hard starting his own business and so far things are going fine. But one night an old friend from college, David Fenchurch, returns to town and throws his whole life upside down. David has decided he is gay, but not just that, he really goes overboard and is campier than camp. Together with Lucy Reid, a sexy physiotherapist, Jamies life is taking a turn he never thought possible. And to make matters worse, an old family friend, Robert Trevelyan also returns to town. Robert is openly gay and once six years ago had a brief fling with Jamie. It never turned in to anything serious, but when Robert and David get together, Jamie cannot help but feel jealous. Feelings he…