Book Review: The Restless Crucible, Yaw Agawu-Kakraba

Book Review: The Restless Crucible, Yaw Agawu-Kakraba   Literary Fiction/Historical Fiction: The Restless Crucible, Yaw Agawu-Kakraba   I really don’t know what I was expecting from this book. Going into it, I vaguely knew that it was about a black Brazilian slave who had aspired to become a slave-trader himself. I met the author at […]

Blog Tour: Nobody’s Agent, Stuart Field

Book Review: Nobody’s Agent, Ronin Nash Thrillers Book One, Stuart Field   Thriller: Nobody’s Agent, Ronin Nash Thrillers Book One, Stuart Field Blog Tour, July 8, 2022   Before I get into the review, I have a question. Is there some database somewhere that thriller writers consult to find names for their protagonists? There seem to be […]

Book Review: The Coast to Coast Murders, James Patterson and J.D. Barker

Book Review: The Coast to Coast Murders, James Patterson and J.D. Barker   Mystery/Thriller: The Coast to Coast Murders, James Patterson and J.D. Barker   When James Patterson writes a novel there are certain things you come to expect. Short, action-packed chapters. Lots of action words. Dynamic plots.   When J.D. Barker writes a novel […]

Blog Tour: The Last Beekeeper, Rebecca L. Fearnley

Book Review: The Last Beekeeper, Silent Skies Book 1, Rebecca L. Fearnley   YA/Science Fiction: The Last Beekeeper, Silent Skies Book 1, Rebecca L. Fearnley Blog Tour June 27, 2022   Sometimes you learn the most unexpected things from books. For example, I learned through The Last Beekeeper that an important part of a young hero’s arsenal […]

Blog Tour: Heron Kings’ Flight, Eric Lewis

Book Review: Heron Kings’ Flight, Heron Kings Book 2, Eric Lewis Fantasy: Heron Kings’ Flight, Heron Kings Book 2, Eric Lewis Blog Tour June 24, 2022   Linet lives in the Lodge of the Heron Kings, a secretive band of orphans and castouts who live together, train constantly, fight and plunder occasionally, and above all keep their […]

Book Review: What Rough Beast, Michael Johnston

Book Review: What Rough Beast, Remembrance War Book 3, Michael Johnston   Science Fiction: What Rough Beast, Remembrance War Book 3, Michael Johnston     I was 10 years old when Star Wars exploded onto movie screens. It was a very different entertainment world than today. The movie was showing in one theater in Denver. One. After […]