You have your high concept novels, and then you have your HIGH high concept novels, 35,000 feet high to be precise. That’s where the heart of Falling is set, on a an airliner bound from Los Angeles to New York, carrying 143 passengers, which gets hijacked.

But not in the usual way. Captain Bill Hoffman’s family in LA is being held hostage, and if he does not crash his plane at the terrorist kidnappers’ command, they will die.

Falling comes heavily hyped. First-time novelist T.J. Newman is following that old rule, write about what you know. She was a flight…

Michael Carlson

Yank doing life w/out parole as UK broadcaster & writer. @carlsonsports. Covers arts, books, film, music, politics & uh, sports. Accept no substitutes

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