Monthly Archives: June 2009

Reader's Corner: Flashbacks, Love Them, Hate Them?

Definition: flash·back –noun 1. a device in the narrative of a motion picture, novel, etc., by which an event or scene taking place before the present time in the narrative is inserted into the chronological structure of the work. 2. … Continue reading

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Manhunter (Street Justice Vol.1), Marc Andreyko and Jesus Saiz (Illustrator)

I read the first few pages of this comic book at the store and had to buy it when I couldn’t put it down. Manhunter: Street Justice vol.1 written by Marc Andreyko and illustrated by Jesus Saiz and Jimmy Palmiotti … Continue reading

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Next Wednesday, June 17, TBR Challenge

It’s that time again, to remind readers that next Wednesday is the next TBR Challenge day. This month’s theme is to read a story that features a tortured hero or heroine. If that theme doesn’t suit you then read whatever … Continue reading

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Seducing an Angel (Huxtable Series), Mary Balogh

Seducing an Angel by Mary Balogh (2009) is the fourth book in the Huxtable series released in hardcover and published by Dell. The following review was written by fellow reader and contributor, Senetra. Enjoy. ****** Stephen Huxtable, the Earl of … Continue reading

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Reader's Corner: When Enough Is Enough

Some readers insist on reading a bad book. I can understand. No I can’t. The rationale for that type of reader behavior is usually this: I paid for it and I am going to finish it even if it kills … Continue reading

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Hark! (A Novel of the 87th Precinct), Ed McBain

Well, I’ve been in the mood for mystery and suspense of late and there was a recent discussion on Twitter about Ed McBain that whet my appetite and made me go looking to see what titles he had in ebook. … Continue reading

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