Blog Tour: Whisper of the Seals, Roxanne Bouchard

Book Review: Whisper of the Seals, Detective Morales Book 3, Roxanne Bouchard, translated by David Warriner   Mystery: Whisper of the Seals, Detective Morales Book 3, Roxanne Bouchard, translated by David Warriner   Recently I was reminded of a family vacation that included a trip through southern Ontario. My then sixteen-year-old self was very excited to be […]

Blog Tour: My Name Is Ten, Colleen MacMahon

Book Review: My Name Is Ten, Colleen MacMahon Book Review: My Name Is Ten, Colleen MacMahon Blog Tour August 5, 2022   Do yourself a favor. Put the name, “Colleen MacMahon” somewhere you won’t forget. Then again, I suspect she may become an author you are unlikely to forget. Regardless, put it somewhere on your […]

Blog Tour: The Retreat, Sarah Pearse

Book Review: The Retreat, Detective Elin Warner Book 2, Sarah Pearse                   Mystery/Thriller: The Retreat, Detective Elin Warner Book 2, Sarah Pearse Blog Tour July 22, 2022   Elin Warner has been on reduced duty since returning from Switzerland. Despite her eagerness to return to her position […]

Book Review: Maisie Dobbs, Jaqueline Winspear

Book Review: Maisie Dobbs, Maisie Dobbs Book 1, Jaqueline Winspear   Mystery: Maisie Dobbs, Maisie Dobbs Book 1, Jaqueline Winspear   Every so often I run across an older book or series that makes me question my reading choices from years gone by. Maisie Dobbs is one of those books.   Jacqueline Winspear’s protagonist is a private […]

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 […]

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 […]

Blog Tour: Five Dead Men, Rachel Green

Book Review: Five Dead Men, Madame Renard Investigates Book 2, Rachel Green   Book Review: Five Dead Men, Madame Renard Investigates Book 2, Rachel Green Blog Tour June 10, 2022   Margot Renard is the daughter of a judge and the widow of a detective. She now works as an advisor for another judge and has become […]