A WWII Mystery ‘Starring’ Everyone’s Favorite First-Grade Teacher: Miss Dimple Suspects by Mignon F. Ballard

Miss Dimple Kilpatrick (who has appeared in two fantastic tales by this author) returns. For those who do not yet know, Miss Dimple is a first-grade teacher in the tiny town of Elderberry, Georgia. It’s the 1940’s and while the men of the town are off fighting in WWII, the women are taking care of […]

A Happy Hit Man? – ‘Hit Me’ by Lawrence Block

This author has done it again. With this tale, readers are ‘gifted’ with Keller – the super-cool, fun hit man with an extraordinary personality that’s been a true ‘hit’ with readers. Keller’s a killer and knows first hand that death can and will solve many problems in life. This is the very reason why he […]

Brian D’Amato Scares & Thrills with ‘Beauty’

A very interesting book, this story comes out of the blue and offers the reader something they didn’t expect. Although books have been written about the egotistical ‘jet set’ before, D’Amato sets his tale apart by not only offering action, suspense and a little gore, but also provides a very scary learning experience for anyone […]

‘Doktor Glass’ by Thomas Brennan

For a truly interesting and ‘fresh’ afternoon, this book is it. Taking place in the late 19th Century, readers are introduced to the greatest feat of engineering ever created – The Transatlantic Span. This incredible invention is an actual bridge that is built across the Atlantic Ocean linking England with New York City. Apparently it […]

The Sports World Loses a Truly Courageous Competitor

  The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race is called the “Last Great Race on Earth,” and that is no understatement. It certainly is the largest test of strength, determination and courage that any sport could possibly provide. For those who are not familiar, this annual long-distance race is run in early March and the distance […]

Hamish Macbeth is back for his 29th Mystery in Death of Yesterday by M.C. Beaton

Believe it or not, this is the twenty-ninth Hamish Macbeth mystery; and the one thing that can be said about this series is that it’s definitely NOT gotten old. This red-headed police sergeant living in the small village of Lochdubh, Scotland is such a hoot and a howl that you never want to see this […]

‘Political Suicide’ Gets an A+

Michael Palmer is BACK!!! Three men, members of an elite military company, are making their way into Taliban country. Dressed as native Muslims, when they’re recognized and stopped dead in their tracks, they work together to complete their mission. Forming a triangle, the three men utter the words: “Whatever it Takes,” as they remove their […]

Announcing ‘Feathered: Being a Fairy Tale’ by Tom Westo

This is the third novel in the “Alex & Jackie Adventures,” and the one thing that all readers will agree upon is the fact that this series gets better and better with each and every book. In this new tale, Alex and Jackie are heading to Dublin to stay with an Aunt and Uncle they’ve […]

The “Private Justice” Series Returns with Irene Hannon’s Vanished!

  The second in the “Private Justice” series, readers find themselves with Moira Harrison, a diehard reporter for a St. Louis newspaper. She’s on her way back to the city after attending a meeting when she gets lost and suddenly wishes that she stayed over, seeing that she’s on a horrific back road with a […]

The Incense Game Delves Into a Mysterious Culture & An Interesting Murder!

  Readers may be surprised to learn that this interesting title is actually book #16 in this author’s series featuring Sano Ichiro, who is now the Honorable Chamberlain, not to mention the Shogun’s second in command. (Let’s face it, when you’ve written sixteen novels about a character, you know that it’s one of the ‘best-of-the-best’ […]