Book Review: Victories Greater than Death, Charlie Jane Anders

Book Review: Victories Greater than Death, Unstoppable Book 1, Charlie Jane Anders Young Adult/Science Fiction: Victories Greater than Death, Unstoppable Book 1, Charlie Jane Anders Publication Date April 21, 2021   Science fiction writers are known for their vivid imaginations. Fiction alone is one thing, but imagining things that just aren’t is something entirely different. […]

Blog Tour: Yearn to Fear, Chas Murrell

Book Review: Yearn to Fear, The Lamarr Series Book 1, Chas Murrell   Thriller: Yearn to Fear, The Lamarr Series Book 1, Chas Murrell Blog Tour March 15, 2021   An obscure Australian government agency, CSIRO, is working on a chip that could revolutionize cell phone technology. Although the team is competent enough, it was not pulled […]

Blog Tour: Unbroken Truth, Lukas Lundh

Book Review: Unbroken Truth, Gleam Book 1, Lukas Lundh Science Fiction: Unbroken Truth, Gleam Book 1, Lukas Lundh Blog Tour November 1, 2020   Some science fiction works hard to take readers from “now” to “then.” Worldbuilding involves some explanation of how humans got to wherever and whenever the story is set. Other science fiction just drops […]

Book Review: The Reluctant Coroner, Paul Austin Ardoin

Book Review: The Reluctant Coroner, Fenway Stevenson Book 1, Paul Austin Ardoin   Mystery: The Reluctant Coroner, Fenway Stevenson Book 1, Paul Austin Ardoin   Fenway Stevenson got her name from her father, a lifelong Red Sox fan. (For those of you not into American sports, they are Boston’s Major League Baseball team.)   After […]

Blog Tour: The Dentist, Tim Sullivan

Book Review: The Dentist, DS Cross Series Book 1, Tim Sullivan Mystery: The Dentist, DS Cross Series Book 1, Tim Sullivan Blog Tour September 4, 2020   In what feels like a previous life I worked regularly with children. Occasionally I had reason to interact with children on the autism spectrum. I was not situated to spend […]

Blog Tour: Road Kill: The Duchess of Frisian Tun, Pete Adams

Book Review: Road Kill: The Duchess of Frisian Tun, DaDa Detective Agency Book 1, Pete Adams   Mystery: Road Kill: The Duchess of Frisian Tun, DaDa Detective Agency Book 1, Pete Adams BLOG TOUR AUGUST 31, 2020   I read a lot of books. Usually at the end of the book I am left with […]

Blog Tour: Saint Justice, Mike Grist

Book Review: Saint Justice, Christopher Wren Book 1,  Mike Grist   Thriller: Saint Justice, Christopher Wren Book 1,  Mike Grist BLOG TOUR AUGUST 21, 2020   Thrillers tend to come with certain built-in tropes. Chief among them: a white man (or sometimes woman) faces intractable enemies and comes out on top. I am sure there […]

Book Review: Stoker’s Wilde, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusiok

Book Review: Stoker’s Wilde, Fiction without Frontiers Book 1, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi   Fantasy: Stoker’s Wilde, Fiction without Frontiers Book 1, Stephen Hopstaken and Melissa Prusi   For someone who is not generally a fan of the horror genre, I seem to be reading quite a few of them. Last year I was sent […]

Book Review: How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse, K. Eason

Book Review: How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse, Book One of the Thorne Chronicles, K. Eason   Science Fiction: How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse, Book One of the Thorne Chronicles, K. Eason   I have been told I have a dry sense of humor. I don’t know whether that’s necessary to appreciate How Rory Thorne Destroyed […]