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BOOK REVIEW: Getting Away With Murder by Duncan McNab

April 22, 2017


Getting Away With Murder Duncan McNab 9780143780786 Vintage 2017   With his background in the police, as a private investigator and investigative journalist, Duncan McNab has a set of skills and experience which enable him to dig deep into narratives such as this. And he does it well. It is easy for many of us […]

BOOK REVIEW: Never Cry Again by Jim Cole

February 26, 2017


Never Cry Again Jim Cole self-published via Xlibris 978-1524504694 2016 Never Cry Again   The saga of 12 years in the life of a rural boy, born in a bawdy house, living in extreme poverty with his mother in the poorest part of a southern Arkansas town. Drew observes his mother entertaining numerous ‘uncles’. When […]

BOOK REVIEW: Sleep Then My Princess by O N Stefan

January 5, 2017


Sleep then my Princess O. N. Stefan Payella 2015 978 1 5199 7523 2 Sleep then My Princess is an emotional thriller set in Arizona. While mourning the death of her husband, Senior Tissue Engineer, Stephani Robbins, is plagued by recurring visions of a child being locked up in a chicken coop. Meanwhile, someone is […]

BOOK REVIEW: The First Five Days by John O and Archie A

December 24, 2016


The First Five Days Lionean Saga self-published (Amazon) 2016   One of the joys of reviewing books is getting to read exciting new stuff. But the downside is that not every book is a joy. Unfortunately, The First Five Days is firmly in the latter category for me. I do not often post a bad […]

BOOK REVIEW: Storm of Arranon by R. E. Sheahan

December 15, 2016


Storm of Arranon R.E. Sheahan Rule of Three Press 2013 9781466234970 A forbidden birth. A remarkable young woman. A marauding alien society. The battle begins. Cadet Erynn Yager guards a secret that if revealed would change her life, and not for the good. Erynn senses the emotions of others, can manipulate the electro-magnetic field around […]

BOOK REVIEW: Judas and Jezebel: The Tales of a New York Nanny

November 30, 2016


Judas and Jezebel: The Tales of a New York Nanny C. Y. Brown Xlibris US 978 1 52451 265 1 2016 This is a story about lust, greed, and betrayal. C.Y. Brown agreed to move from Brooklyn, New York to New Jersey with a wealthy young couple and their baby. Never in her wildest dreams […]

BOOK REVIEW: Roger Rogerson by Duncan McNab – Four Stars

November 17, 2016


Roger Rogerson By Duncan McNab Hachette Australia ISBN 9780733634505 2016   If you have read any books about Australian crime in the 1970s and 1980s, the name Roger Rogerson most likely will not be a stranger to you. He was certainly no stranger to the news media, having actively courted them for years. More recently, […]