Once Upon a Crime: Five Authors Write a Short Story in Real Time

Ok, well, this was a VERY cool live streaming event that had this fanboy's mind spinning after it was over. St. Martin's Press and Minotaur Books, with Criminal Element, hosted a live streaming event June 24, 2020 where five invited authors would write a short story in real-time. But first..... I signed up for this … Continue reading Once Upon a Crime: Five Authors Write a Short Story in Real Time

Book Review: “Hellbent” by Gregg Hurwitz

Genre: Thriller "Y.A.S, Y.A.L" Evan Smoak was "recruited" into a secret government organization as a 12 year old, and taught the skills he needed to become an off-the-books assassin: Orphan X. A few years ago, Evan left the Orphan program to become "The Nowhere Man". A person who would help anyone who called 1-855-2-NOWHERE and … Continue reading Book Review: “Hellbent” by Gregg Hurwitz

October 2019 Thrillers

A bunch of new books are coming out this month. Happy Reading! Gods & Snipers by David HealeyDark Museum by Melanie SuraniThe Dead Beat Scroll by Mark CogginsBones of the Innocent by John A. ConnellHandmade Ho-Ho Homicide: An Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery by Lois WinstonChurch of the Graveyard Saints by C. Joseph GreavesThe Olympian by Mark AtleyThe Gryphon Heist by James R. HannibalCrossing the … Continue reading October 2019 Thrillers

Book Review: “Rough Justice” by Lisa Scottoline

Genre: Mystery / Thriller If you read my last review on "Legal Tender" you know that I complained about each book in this "series" (Rosato & Associates) only having new characters. Well......in book #3, "Rough Justice", the series FINALLY includes the old characters we have come to know and love. Whew! No more complaints from … Continue reading Book Review: “Rough Justice” by Lisa Scottoline

“The Disappeared” by C.J. Box

Genre: Thriller Joe Pickett, Game Warden in Saddlestring, WY, is sent on a special assignment for (newly elected) Governor Allen. He is to pick up the investigation where the Wyoming DCI team left off....when the impetuous Governor fired them! The orders from this asshole Governor are: "Do it or lose your job. And keep Nate … Continue reading “The Disappeared” by C.J. Box