Five can’t miss books for your fall reading list

Whether you’re in the mood for a historic western tale, a gritty crime drama from 1950s Atlanta, or a tale of international suspense, these books have you covered. … More Five can’t miss books for your fall reading list

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Review: McInerney’s The Glorious Heresies is gloriously twisted read

The Glorious Heresies by Lisa McInerney is a gloriously twisted novel. Following the lives of four down and out individuals—and the somewhat delusional mother of one of them—the story paints a bleak and dismal portrayal of crime and addiction in Cork, Ireland. … More Review: McInerney’s The Glorious Heresies is gloriously twisted read

Review: The Talented Ribkins a bizarre story about an unusually gifted family

Seventy-two-year-old Johnny Ribkins has a unique gift: He can create maps to places he’s never been and remember his way to other locations by simply referring to the “map” in his mind. If the premise sounds a bit unusual, wait until you meet the rest of the family. First-time novelist Ladee Hubbard has created a collection of misfits like no other in The Talented Ribkins. … More Review: The Talented Ribkins a bizarre story about an unusually gifted family

Review: BBA America comedian Graham Norton’s Holding a ‘cozy’ mystery

At first blush, a debut novel by comedian and BBC late-night host Graham Norton sounds like it would be rife with wry humor and witty antics in the vein of his TV show. But aside from a somewhat quirky lead character, this novel is surprisingly down to earth. … More Review: BBA America comedian Graham Norton’s Holding a ‘cozy’ mystery

Review: Diane Capri’s new hero on the hunt in action-packed Blood Trails

Diane Capri may be best known for her spinoff thriller series based on another best-selling writer’s character (you’ve heard of Jack Reacher, right?), but she also authors several series featuring her own excellent cast of characters. The latest, and perhaps best of the bunch, is Michael Flint, who holds the unlikely occupation of heir hunter in Capri’s new book, Blood Trails. … More Review: Diane Capri’s new hero on the hunt in action-packed Blood Trails

Review: Here and Gone thrills from start to finish

by G. Robert Frazier Imagine escaping from an abusive relationship with your children cross-country only to see them taken from you by someone else. That’s the nerve-racking nightmare confronting Audra Kinney, the lead character in Haylen Beck’s new novel, Here and Gone. Making matters worse, the people who have taken her daughter include a local … More Review: Here and Gone thrills from start to finish