Book Review: The Fall Is All There Is, C.M. Caplan

Book Review: The Fall Is All There Is, Four of Mercies Book 1, C.M. Caplan   SCFI: The Fall Is All There Is, Four of Mercies Book 1, C.M. Caplan Blog Tour November 23, 2022   Writing advice often includes the saying, “Write what you know.” That may be why I don’t write a lot […]

Book Review: Fake Alibi, Leigh Russell

Book Review: Fake Alibi, A Geraldine Steel Mystery, Leigh Russell   Book Review: Fake Alibi, A Geraldine Steel Mystery, Leigh Russell Blog Tour August 31, 2022   An elderly woman lies dead in her home. Her son is the most likely suspect. He seems to have an airtight alibi, though: he spent the day with his girlfriend. […]

Book Review: There Are No Happy Loves, Sergio Olguín

Book Review: There Are No Happy Loves, Sergio Olguín, translated by Miranda France   Mystery: There Are No Happy Loves, Sergio Olguín, translated by Miranda France Blog Tour August 31, 2022   Part investigation novel, part reflection on the current state of Argentina, There Are No Happy Loves is darkly hopeful and wildly unpredictable. Verónica […]

Book Review: Hunter’s Chase, Val Penny

Book Review: Hunter’s Chase, Edinburgh Crime Mysteries Book 1, Val Penny   Mystery: Hunter’s Chase, Edinburgh Crime Mysteries Book 1, Val Penny Blog Tour September 2, 2022   DI Hunter Wilson does like his darts in the evening, enjoying pints with his mates at his favorite Edinburgh pub. Unfortunately, when a body is tripped over at a […]

Book Review: Phyllo Cane and the Magical Menagerie, Sharn W. Hutton

Book Review: Phyllo Cane and the Magical Menagerie, Phyllo Cane Book 2, Sharn W. Hutton   Shared Reading: Phyllo Cane and the Magical Menagerie, Phyllo Cane Book 2, Sharn W. Hutton Blog Tour September 9, 2022   Phyllo Cane of the Cane family confectioners has demonstrated that he is NOT a very good confectioner. The circus ringmaster […]

Book Review: The Mensch, Leopold Borstinski

Book Review: The Mensch, Alex Cohen Book 7,  Leopold Borstinski   Historical Fiction: The Mensch, Alex Cohen Book 7,  Leopold Borstinski Blog Tour September 12, 2022   Alex Cohen is trying to retire. He has divested himself from most of his illegal businesses. He has moved to Florida where he is surrounded by family. He is trying […]

Book Review: The Pain Tourist, Paul Cleave

Book Review: The Pain Tourist, Paul Cleave Book Review: The Pain Tourist, Paul Cleave Blog Tour November 7, 2022   The phrase “pain tourist” is defined in this book as someone who finds personal satisfaction of some sort by visiting people or places associated with tragedies. Not surprising that The Pain Tourist explores this idea […]

Book Review: The Tin Man, Brian W. Caves

Book Review: The Tin Man, Simeon Cain PI Mystery Book 1, Brian W. Caves   Mystery: The Tin Man, Simeon Cain PI Mystery Book 1, Brian W. Caves Blog Tour September 14, 2022   Simeon Cain gets a call from his secretary, telling him to come into the office. A potential customer is waiting for him. She […]

Book Review: Redspace Rising, Brian Trent

Book Review: Redspace Rising, Brian Trent   Science Fiction: Redspace Rising, Brian Trent Blog Tour September 21, 2022   Harris Alexander Pope died, then everything started changing. Pope was a Partisan, a member of the army for the government of Mars, an elite and modified soldier who was skilled in infiltration and assassination. Up to […]