Charlaine Harris

Charlaine Harris

January 31, 2014

Books of the Week:   Jane and Prudence, A Few Green Leaves, An Academic Question, An Unsuitable Attachment, Barbara Pym The Cat and Bones books by Jeaniene Frost Indexing, Seanan McGuire As you can see, I continued my Barbara Pym binge. There are minor characters who pop up in many …

January 14, 2014

Books of the Week:   The Last Minute, Jeff Abbott Fiend, Peter Stenson Winter’s Bone, Daniel Woodrell I went on a Barbara Pym reading binge right around New Year’s Day. I’ve talked about her books here before, so I won’t now at any length: but I read “No Fond Return …

December 27, 2013

BOOKS OF THE WEEK:   Nothing to Envy, Barbara Demick The Last Minute, Jeff Abbott Curtsies and Conspiracies, Gail Carriger The Cuckoo’s Calling, Robert Galbraith Daughter of the Empire, Lady Pamela Hicks Written in Blood, Anne Bishop Since David Sedaris was generous enough to tout Barbara Demick’s book, I was …

November 24, 2013

(no book recommendations this week) Remembrance and Gratitude The two months of recollection and reflection leading up to the fiftieth anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy – and the subsequent assassinations of Dr. Martin Luther King and Robert Kennedy – have been a trip into times past …

November 11, 2013

Books of the Week: Parasite, Mira Grant Longbourn, Jo Baker The two books I read this week ended up taking me quite a while. Parasite andLongbourn are both well worth reading, and I didn’t want to skip over anything important. The books couldn’t be more different.   As anyone who’s followed this column …

Midnight Crossroad

The first in a series of three new novels written by Charlaine, set in a very small but very mysterious Texas town. Ace, May 6 2014, ISBN 13: 9780425263150 Purchase from Amazon| Purchase from Barnes and Noble

Dead of Night

  Features the novella, “Dancers in the Dark,” by Charlaine Harris and “The Devil’s Footprints,” by Amanda Stevens. Harlequin MIRA, September 24 2013, ISBN-10: 0778314766, ISBN-13: 978-0778314769 Purchase from Amazon | Purchase from Barnes and Noble