The Old Man by Thomas Perry is a diverting thriller. Dan Chase is in his sixties, living in retirement in VT with his loyal dogs. All is not as it seems, though; he has been on the run for decades from shadowy government operatives who want him dead because of a long ago plan that went awry. This is a real adventure complete with movie worthy chases and various forms of mayhem. Fasten your seatbelt for a great ride.