Blog Tour: Lost, Leona Deakin

Book Review: Lost, A Detective Bloom Thriller Book 2,  Leona Deakin   Mystery/Thriller: Lost, A Detective Bloom Thriller Book 2,  Leona Deakin BLOG TOUR, JULY 15, 2020   An explosion at a military ball leaves several dead and many others injured. Eight ambulances carry victims away from the blast. Only seven arrive at hospitals. Commander […]

Blog Tour: Space Academy, Hannah Hopkins

Book Review: Space Academy, Hannah Hopkins   YA Science Fiction: Space Academy, Hannah Hopkins   Being an American, my familiarity with British education systems is quite limited. I assume that Hogwarts has some basis in fact. I’ve no idea what basis beyond the presence of young British students. Something, though. I’m pretty sure the sorting […]

Blog Tour: The Utrecht Murders, Jonathan Wilkins

Book Series Review: Utrecht Snow and Utrecht Rain, The Utrecht Murders, Jonathan Wilkins   Mystery: Utrecht Snow and Utrecht Rain, The Utrecht Murders, Jonathan Wilkins   Utrecht. One of Netherlands largest cities. Home of one of the world’s oldest universities. And if Jonathan Wilkins has his way, a hotbed for crime fiction with amazing characters and […]

Book Review: East Side Hustler, Leopold Borstinski

Book Review: East Side Hustler, Alex Cohen Book 2, Leopold Borstinski   Fiction: East Side Hustler, Alex Cohen Book 2, Leopold Borstinski   Alex Cohen has returned from the trenches of World War I a broken man. Living on the streets, panhandling for change and living on crusts and stolen fruit, he has fallen a long way […]

Book Review: The Bowery Slugger, Leopold Borstinski

Book Review: The Bowery Slugger, Alex Cohen Book 1, Leopold Borstinski   Book Review: The Bowery Slugger, Alex Cohen Book 1, Leopold Borstinski   The Bowery Slugger starts with a reflection on the game of baseball. In very thoughtful and almost pastoral language, author Leopold Borstinski muses on the history and meaning of the game […]

Book Review: The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra, Vaseem Khan

Book Review: The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra, A Baby Ganesh Agency Investigation Book 1, Vaseem Khan   Mystery: The Unexpected Inheritance of Inspector Chopra, Vaseem Khan   Not all mysteries are the same. Some are grimly serious. Some are cozy. Some are humorous. Some are terribly frightening.   Then there is The Unexpected Inheritance of […]