Category Archives: Thriller

Cozy Read Wednesday: Because You’re Mine by Colleen Coble

Today’s Cozy Read is the latest Colleen Coble novel, Because You’re Mine.  The setting is mostly Charleston, South Carolina and features a Celtic band/singing group called Ceol, named after a sixth century king of Wessex in Britain.  The band organizer/lead … Continue reading

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The Damascus Cover (The Jerusalem Spy Series Book 1) by Howard Kaplan

The Damascus Cover was first published in 1977, was translated into seven foreign languages and officially banned from the Eastern European market.  It was out of print for the last 3 decades and now is rereleased in digital format as … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf: Dec. 23/16

On My Bookshelf features books waiting on my shelf, books I’ve recently heard of, and ones I want but don’t dare buy until I’ve read at least a dozen books that are waiting on my shelf.  Here are a few … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf: Dec. 9/16

After a Christmas-is-coming get-together a couple of weeks ago, one of my friends gave me a bag full of books.  I’m so excited — they look quite amazing and lots of variety.  Here are a few of them: The Cat’s … Continue reading

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Alone in Berlin by Hans Fallada

Setting:  WWII, Berlin.  When postwoman Eva Kluge delivers one of those letters to the Quangels in Jablonski Strasse, it changes the lives of Otto and Anna Quangel forever.  Otto, who has always been loyal and law-abiding, becomes a totally different … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf: Nov. 18/16

Time once again to look at some of the new acquisitions on my ever-growing To-Be-Read shelf.  Things do tend to literally (pun intended) pile up.  Here’s what’s new On My Bookshelf: Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham I always enjoy a … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: The Rivers Run Dry by Sibella Giorello

The Rivers Run Dry is the first book by Sibella Giorello that I’ve had the pleasure to read and is today’s feature for Mystery Monday.  This is the 2nd book (there are now 6 published in this series as well as 3 prequels, … Continue reading

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