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Mike Pihlman

I am the Director of ForCarol.com a 501c3 non-profit that awards college scholarships to Tracy, CA scholars in honor of my daughter's best friend, and our part-time daughter, Carol Phan who we lost on Sept 18, 2010.

I am a: Book Review (TracyReaderDad.com), Technology (TechyMike.com), and Movie Review (ForCarol.com) blogger.

Criminal Element

Got this email today announcing the opening of a new web site dedicated to crime and mystery.  CriminalElement.com   Pretty cool. Here is the complete press release.  Gee I wonder if they like my original horror stories? FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Melnyk 646-307-5662 sarah.melnyk@stmartins.com MACMILLAN TO LAUNCH […]

The eBook Bookstore

I ran across this article on CNN this morning. Very interesting and very scary for those of us who LOVE books, but, the changes in how bookstores evolve in the next few years will be interesting to watch. To summarize the article:  Borders is going under chapter 11, […]

April 2011 Thrillers

34 new Thrillers this month!  Happy Reading. Special to The Big Thrill: ITW Roundtables: Get More Than You Give by Dan Levy News from South Africa by Mike Nicol The Fallen Angel by David Hewson Hybrid by Brian O’Grady Threshold by Jeremy Robinson Afraid of the Dark by James […]