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January 2015 Must Reads in Mystery, Suspense, and Fiction

January 2015 Must Reads in Mystery, Suspense, and Fiction

The new year is almost here! Here are the  books that I’m especially looking forward to in Mystery, Suspense, and Fiction for January (it’s a helluva month for suspense!!) Enjoy! Uncle Janice by Matthew Burgess (Knopf-Jan 6th) Synopsis-24 year-old Janice Itwaru is an “Uncle”—NYPD lingo for an undercover narcotics officer—and the heroine of the most exuberant and original cop novel in years. On any given day, Janice Itwaru might be found … Continue reading

Q&A: Antonio Garrido, author of The Scribe

Q&A: Antonio Garrido, author of The Scribe

Antonio Garrido is the author of The Corpse Reader and his most recent novel The Scribe was published in the US in Dec. 2013. I’ve been given access to an exclusive Q&A with the author, so if you enjoy historical mysteries, you’ll definitely want to check out the book! Allow me to start with the obvious question: How did a car designer decide to write a historical novel? I must … Continue reading

Ebook deals this week: SF, Fantasy, UF, and Horror

Ebook deals this week: SF, Fantasy, UF, and Horror

How ’bout some ebook deals in SFF this week? There may be some repeats from the last post, but that just means that if you missed them the last time, you can snap ‘em up now! As usual, all are under $5 (with most under $3), and I’ve thrown some YA titles in there as well. Prices may not last, so get ‘em while they’re hot! *YOUNG ADULT

Top 10 (+2) Must Read Titles of September 2013 (SF/F/Horror)

Top 10 (+2) Must Read Titles of September 2013 (SF/F/Horror)

There’s a ton of great new releases ahead for September in the SF/F/Horror category! Here are a few that I’m especially looking forward to (in no particular order)! The Woken Gods by Gwenda Bond (Strange Chemistry-Sept 3rd) Synopsis-Five years ago, the gods of ancient mythology awoke around the world. This morning, Kyra Locke is late for school. Seventeen-year-old Kyra lives in a transformed Washington, D.C., home to the embassies of … Continue reading

Top 10 Must Read Titles of January 2013 (Suspense/Mystery)

Top 10 Must Read Titles of January 2013 (Suspense/Mystery)

A little while back I gave you a list of my Top 10 Must Reads of January 2013 in Scifi/Fantasy/Horror, so with 2013 right around the corner, I’d also like to give you a taste of what’s coming up in Suspense, and the 10 that I just must get my hands on! American Tropic by Thomas Sanchez (Knopf-Jan. 15th) Synopsis-The exotic island city of the Florida Keys is being terrorized … Continue reading

Changes!

Changes!

Hi gang! Just wanted to let you know that I’m revamping the blog, so very soon you’ll notice a change, a big one, but it’s still me and the look is really the only thing changing, with the exception of some possible additions (features, etc) in the near future. Please excuse me as I work out the kinks, and be sure to let me know what you think!

Suspense Sunday Review: Cold Vengeance by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Suspense Sunday Review: Cold Vengeance by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child

Cold Vengeance (Special Agent Pendergast #11) by Douglas Preston and Lincoln Child Publisher: Grand Central Publishing (August 2011) Source: Publisher for review Thriller/Suspense Special Agent Pendergast Series 5/5 Hats Synopsis Devastated by the discovery that his wife, Helen, was murdered, Special Agent Pendergast must have retribution. But revenge is not simple. As he stalks his wife’s betrayers-a chase that takes him from the wild moors of Scotland to the bustling … Continue reading

New Releases: Week of August 30th, 2011

New Releases: Week of August 30th, 2011

Happy Monday, gang! Be sure to check out the great new releases this week (most release 8/30)! Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Fantasy/Sci-fi/Horror: Intervamption (Vampires of Crimson Bay) by Kristin Miller | Review The Postmortal: A Novel by Drew Magary | Review Canyons of Night: Book Three of the Looking Glass Trilogy by Jayne Castle Evangelina (Jennifer Scales) by Mary Janice Davidson and Anthony Alongi Succubus Revealed (Georgina Kincaid, Book 6) by Richelle Mead … Continue reading

Early Review: Hellbent (Cheshire Red #2) by Cherie Priest

Early Review: Hellbent (Cheshire Red #2) by Cherie Priest

Hellbent (Cheshire Red #2) by Cherie Priest Publisher: Spectra (Random House 2011) Release date: Sept. 6th, 2011 Source: From publisher for review Urban Fantasy Cheshire Red Series 4/5 Hats Synopsis Vampire thief Raylene Pendle doesn’t need more complications in her life. Her Seattle home is already overrun by a band of misfits, including Ian Stott, a blind vampire, and Adrian deJesus, an ex-Navy SEAL/drag queen. But Raylene still can’t resist … Continue reading

New Releases: Week of August 15th, 2011

New Releases: Week of August 15th, 2011

Happy Monday, gang! Be sure to check out the great new releases this week (most release 8/16)! Urban Fantasy/Paranormal/Fantasy/Sci-fi/Horror: Low Town: A novelby Daniel Polansky Ready Player Oneby Ernest Cline Kitty’s Greatest Hits (Kitty Norville)by Carrie Vaughn The Edinburgh Deadby Brian Ruckley | REVIEW Best of the Tomes of the Dead Vol. 2by Simon Bestwick, Jasper Bark, and Gary McMahon Second Grave on the Left (Charley Davidson, Book 2)by Darynda … Continue reading

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