Book Review: A Deadly Promise, Rachel Amphlett

Book Review: A Deadly Promise: DI Kay Hunter Book 13, Rachel Amphlett Mystery: A Deadly Promise: DI Kay Hunter Book 13, Rachel Amphlett   Imagine this. You are returning to England after a relaxing driving vacation through the south of France. You have rented an executive counterpart to AirBnb, paying a hefty sum for the […]

Book Review: Mr. Gearhart, Emily Owen

Book Review: Mr. Gearhart, Abernathy Series Book 3, Emily Owen Steampunk/Fantasy: Mr. Gearhart, Abernathy Series Book 3, Emily Owen   Oh how I love to read steampunk novels! There is just something delightful about the “what if” in these alternate histories. Often written with a light touch, anachronistic technology dropped into an earlier time period […]

Book Review: Atoned, Steve J. McHugh

Book Review: Atoned, The Wardens Book 1, Steve J. McHugh Book Review: Atoned, The Wardens Book 1, Steve J. McHugh Blog Tour December 1, 2023   On the surface, this is a multi-genre sci fi mystery, filled with intriguing aliens, a determined investigator, sentient robots, and interplanetary intrigue. It certainly could be read that way […]

Book Review: Arvia: Wings of the Wild, D. H. Willison

Book Review: Arvia: Wings of the Wild, Tales of Arvia Book 4, D. H. Willison Fantasy: Arvia: Wings of the Wild, Tales of Arvia Book 4, D. H. Willison   When I was a teenager, I began reading the Xanth novels by Piers Anthony. Set in the fantasy world of Xanth (which not coincidentally looked a lot like Florida), […]

Blog Tour: Meet Me in Milan, KD Sherrinford

Book Review: Meet Me in Milan, Sherlock Holmes & Irene Adler Mysteries Book 3, KD Sherrinford Mystery: Meet Me in Milan, Sherlock Holmes & Irene Adler Mysteries Book 3, KD Sherrinford Blog Tour October 27, 2023   I will confess to having a sweet tooth. You would be forgiven if, after looking at me, you assumed I […]

Blog Tour: The Puppet Maker, Jenny O’Brien

Book Review: The Puppet Maker, Detective Alana Mack Book 1, Jenny O’Brien Mystery: The Puppet Maker, Detective Alana Mack Book 1, Jenny O’Brien   I am thoroughly annoyed that I agreed to review this book. Not because I didn’t like it, but because I did like it. I have way too many series to read without now […]

Blog Tour: The Beaver Theory, Antti Tuomainen

Book Review: The Beaver Theory, The Rabbit Factor Series, Antti Tuomainen, translated by David Hackston Mystery/Thriller: The Beaver Theory, The Rabbit Factor Series, Antti Tuomainen, translated by David Hackston Blog Tour, October 11, 2023   Henri Koskinen finds himself in a very unfamiliar state of mind. He is happy. His relationship with Laura Helanto has progressed to […]

Book Review: The Grief of Stones, Katherine Addison

Book Review: The Grief of Stones, The Chronicles of Osreth Book 2, Katherine Addison   Fantasy: The Grief of Stones, The Chronicles of Osreth Book 2, Katherine Addison   Thara Celehar is a Witness for the Dead. He has the ability to speak to the recently deceased, often (though not always) allowing him to find information that […]

Blog Tour: Christmas at the Saporis, KD Sherrinford

Book Review: Christmas at the Saporis, Sherlock Holmes and Irene Adler Mysteries Book 2, KD Sherrinford Mystery: Christmas at the Saporis, Sherlock Holmes and Irene Adler Mysteries Book 2, KD Sherrinford Blog Tour September 27, 2023   Ah, Christmas! A time for gathering with family and friends, a time for playing games, for making and sharing memories, […]