Book Review: “Silent Stalker” by C.E. Lawrence

(Excellent Short Story) - - I read this short story about a month ago, then life got in the way, so I am late reviewing it. "The girl was too pretty not to know it. She was....the kind of girl whose whole life was defined by her prettiness.  It trailed after her like the tail … Continue reading Book Review: “Silent Stalker” by C.E. Lawrence

Book Review: “Grandad, There’s a Head on the Beach” by Colin Cotterill

Genre: Mystery (Funny, Touching, Interesting, Jimm Juree rocks!) This is an ARC sent to me by St. Martin's Press.  It is due in stores....hmmm, I don't know!  But soon! 🙂  I, downloaded it to, and read it on, my Nook Simple Touch. "Grandad, There is a Head on the Beach" is the second book in … Continue reading Book Review: “Grandad, There’s a Head on the Beach” by Colin Cotterill

Glow in the Dark Nook

Rejoice Nook readers!  The darkness will no longer stop you from reading, A new version of the Nook Simple Touch Reader comes out in May with built in lighting so you can keep reading without bothering anyone else.  Or finagling with those external lights that 1. Were not really made for the Nook (despite what they say) … Continue reading Glow in the Dark Nook

Book Review: “His Majesty’s Dragon” by Naomi Novik

(Magical Love Affair) Genre: Fantasy Will Laurence is the captain of the British warship, Reliant.  They had just fought a one sided battle with a French ship and are now on board the vessel making sure the remaining French Naval personnel are secure and conducting a detailed search. What they find is remarkable. A dragons … Continue reading Book Review: “His Majesty’s Dragon” by Naomi Novik

Nook Simple Touch for Christmas 2011

A couple of years ago, I was DEAD set AGAINST e-readers.  I thought the world was ending and I made it perfectly clear that I would NEVER stop reading a "real book".  The smell and feel of a good book....sorry I will never get an e-reader.  NEVER! Fast forward a year or so, and Lori … Continue reading Nook Simple Touch for Christmas 2011