August 3, 2014

Books of the Week:   Irresistible Force, D. D. Ayres Ordinary Grace, William Kent Krueger Private Demons, Judy Oppenheimer The Girl Who Had Everything, Rae Foley   Irresistible Force is the first of a three-part[…]

July 17, 2014

Books of the Week: Shattered,  Kevin Hearne Zoo City, Lauren Beukes Shapeshifted, Cassie Alexander   I had the pleasure of hanging around with Kevin Hearne at Phoenix ComicCon. In fact, he took me and two[…]

June 24, 2014

Books of the Week:   The Kindred of Darkness,  Barbara Hambly Designated Daughters, Margaret Maron Skin Game, Jim Butcher   I’ve always enjoyed Barbara Hambly’s books, from the very excellent mystery series about Benjamin January[…]

June 5, 2014

Books of the Week:   A Shiver of Light, Laurell K. Hamilton Bad Angels, Rebecca Chance The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair, Joel Dicker Cop Town, Karin Slaughter Laurell K. Hamilton’s decision to wrap[…]

May 12, 2014

Books of the Week:   Since I’ve been travelling, I’m doing a lot of rereading. I’m going through Laurell K. Hamilton’s Meredith Gentry books in preparation for the publication of the final one. And I[…]

April 28, 2014

Books of the Week: Pack of Strays, Dana Cameron Brazen, Kelley Armstrong Beneath the Dark Ice, Greig Beck Watcher in the Shadows, Geoffrey Household   Just about anyone who knows me knows that Dana Cameron[…]

April 14, 2014

Books of the Week:   Nightshifted, Cassie Alexander Possession, Kat Richardson Night Broken, Patricia Briggs Sparrow Hill Road, Seanan McGuire Derek’s Bane and Wolf at the Door, MaryJanice Davidson   Nightshifted was an unexpectedly appealing[…]

March 24, 2014

Books of the Week: Quiet Dell, Jayne Anne Phillips Mariana, Susanna Kearsley Would-Be Witch, Kimberly Frost Half-Off Ragnarok, Seanan McGuire Jayne Anne Phillips’s Quiet Dell is the fictional version of a real event, the murder[…]

March 9, 2014

Books of the Week:   After I’m Gone, Laura Lippman The Silence of the Library, Miranda James Murder of Crows, Anne Bishop   In the interests of being thorough, I’m re-reading all the Rex Stout[…]

February 19, 2014

Books of the Week:   Up from the Grave, Jeaniene Frost Dead Harvest, Chris F. Holm The Nero Wolfe books, Rex Stout The Girl with all the Gifts, M.R. Carey Jeaniene Frost ended her hugely[…]