He applied the Page 69 Test to his newly released novel The Hunter, and reported the following:
I’d say the Page 69 test is very representative of the prose and the tone of The Hunter, and would certainly tempt a reader to turn the page – forward or backward – and keep going. And this is my opinion even though page 69 is actually the last page of a chapter, and hence quite a bit short of a full page. But if you cheat (even just a little) and go back to page 68, you will certainly be hooked.Learn more about the book and its author at John Lescroart's website.
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