Books & Blog: April 18, 2016

I’ve had the pleasant adventure of being on several television sets, and it’s always fascinating to see how it all works. For every actor, there are maybe ten (or more) people off-screen doing a myriad of jobs to make a few seconds of film happen… Borderline by Mishell Baker, Luckiest Girl Alive by Jessica Knoll, The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson

Books & Blog: March 3, 2016

Books of the Week: You, Caroline Kepnes Off Kilter, Hannah Reed Chaos Choreography, Seanan McGuire Otherworld Secrets, Hidden, Forbidden, Kelley Armstrong Stiletto, Daniel O’Malley It’s been a long time since I’ve posted, and I have a lot of books to catch up to. I’d never read Caroline Kepnes’s much-commented on You, …

News: Oplev on board for Midnight Texas on NBC

Deadline.com:  Mr. Robot‘s Niels Arden Oplev has come on board to direct and executive produce Midnight Texas, NBC’s supernatural drama pilot based on bestselling trilogy from author Charlaine Harris, who also wrote Sookie Stackhouse series that was the basis for HBO’s vampire drama True Blood. http://deadline.com/2016/02/niels-arden-oplev-direct-midnight-texas-nbc-pilot-1201696258/

Books & Blog: December 14, 2015

Books of the Week: The Aeronaut’s Windlass, Jim Butcher Chimera, Mira Grant Nevermore, Rob Thurman A Lady’s Guide to Ruin, Kathleen Kimmel It’s always exciting to get a new Jim Butcher novel, and this debut of a new series is especially exciting. The Aeronaut’s Windlass is set in a country …

Works Published by Charlaine Harris in 2015

October 2015 – Seize the Night, anthology edited by Christopher Golden. “A blockbuster anthology of original, blood-curdling vampire fiction from New York Times bestselling and award-winning authors, including Charlaine Harris…” [read more] October 2015 – Cemetery Girl Book 2,  the first of a three-volume graphic novel by Charlaine and Christopher Golden, with …

Day Shift

Book 2 of the Midnight Texas series. Ace, May 5, 2015, (Hardcover) ISBN-10: 0425263193, ISBN-13: 978-0425263198 Purchase from Amazon| Purchase from Barnes and Noble “In Midnight Crossroad, Charlaine Harris “capture[d] the same magic as the world of Bon Temps, Louisiana, and [took] it to another level” (Houston Press). Now the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the …

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

October 20, 2013

Books of the Week: Pagan Spring, G.M. Malliet Snowblind, Christopher Golden Manson: The Life and Times of Charles Manson, Jeff Guinn Diversity and Contrast are my middle names this week. I am a huge fan of G.M. Malliet’s Max Tudor books, so I was delighted to buy this one as …