Book Review: "Show No Fear" by Perri O’Shaughnessy

Rating: 3.5 WaterTowers "Show No Fear" is the first Nina Reilly book in about....hmmmm, 4 years?  It has been a long wait. I know when I went to meet Perri in 2004,  they mentioned that Nina would take a vacation and that they had been working on "Keeper of the Keys" (4 WaterTower, standalone) and … Continue reading Book Review: "Show No Fear" by Perri O’Shaughnessy

Thrillers Due in Jan 2009

  ThrillerWriters.org web site has a list of 22 books due this month with links to each. Check it out here.  Happy Reading.... I am almost done with "Show No Fear".  Look for the review this weekend.  🙂

Barry Eisler to Release “Fault Line”

++++ UPDATE Jan 29, 2009:  Barry sent the ARC of "Fault Line".    I recieved it yesterday,  and will read it as soon as I finish Jon Land's ARC.   TracyReaderDad...a new force to be reckoned with in the "Thriller" genre.  How cool is that?   🙂 ++++  One of my upcoming favorite authors  is … Continue reading Barry Eisler to Release “Fault Line”

“The Tales of Beedle the Bard” by J.K. Rowling

  Genre:  Children's Fantasy Rating:  5 WaterTowers The magic continues. "The Tales of Beedle the Bard" was given to Hermione Granger in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" as one of the items that would help them (Harry, Ron and Hermione) destroy Voldemort. This book was translated from the Ancient Runes by Hermione and includes … Continue reading “The Tales of Beedle the Bard” by J.K. Rowling

“L is for Lawless” by Sue Grafton

Genre:  Mystery Rating: 3.5 WaterTowers In "L is for Lawless",  Kinsey has agreed to help a friend of Henry Pitt's (remember Henry is Kinsey's octegenarian landlord). A few months ago, this friend, Johnny Lee died of a heart attack.  His son and grandson are now trying to get reimbusement for the burial expenses from the … Continue reading “L is for Lawless” by Sue Grafton