May 26, 2013

Books of the Week: Don’t Ever Get Old, Daniel Friedman The Shake, Mel Nicolai The Magistrates of Hell, Barbara Hambly Criminal Enterprise, Owen Laukkanen I had the pleasure of meeting Daniel Friedman at the Edgar[…]

May 19, 2013

Books of the Week: The City, Stella Gemmell Kitty Rocks the House, Carrie Vaughn Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, David Sedaris I don’t believe I could have read three more diverse books if I’d picked[…]

May 8, 2013

Books of the Week: The Vampire Tapestry, Suzy McKee Charnas Under the Hill: Bomber’s Moon, Alex Beecroft Blood Oranges, Kathleen Tierney The Last Policeman, Ben Winters Suzy McKee Charnas wrote The Vampire Tapestry in 1980, and I’m[…]

April 22, 2013

Books of the Week: Perfect Scoundrels, Ally Carter Etiquette & Espionage, Gail Carriger The Boyfriend, Thomas Perry Blood Maidens, Barbara Hambly Two fairly light-hearted young adult novels this week, both with female leads, left me[…]

April 8, 2013

Books of the Week: Gun Machine, Warren Ellis Twice Tempted, Jeaniene Frost Six Years, Harlan Coben Lover at Last, J.R. Ward No Hero, Jonathan Wood Long airplane trips are a perfect opportunity for me to[…]

March 23, 2013

Books of the Week: Suspect, Robert Crais Warlord of Willow Ridge, Gary Phillips Midnight Blue-Light Special, Seanan McGuire Robert Crais is undoubtedly one of the major crime writers of the past decade, or longer, and[…]

March 10, 2013

Books of the Week: Seven Kinds of Hell, Dana Cameron Summon the Keeper, Tanya Huff Slashback, Rob Thurman It’s strictly a coincidence that all three books begin with the letter “S” this time, and that they’re[…]

February 21, 2013

Books of the Week: Undead and Underwater, MaryJanice Davidson City of Dark Magic, Magnus Flyte Hit Me, Lawrence Block And When She was Good, Laura Lippman What a wonderful lot of books I had to[…]

January 10, 2013

Books of the Week: Live by Night, Dennis Lehane Bitten, Kelley Armstrong I think I’ve misplaced a book or two I read between the last blog and this one, because that seems awful scant, for[…]

January 1, 2013

Books of the Week: Gone Girl, Gillian Flynn The Trouble With Fate, Leigh Evans The Dirty Streets of Heaven, Tad Williams You know how you can get your back up about books that just sell and[…]