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The Three Evangelists, Fred Vargas

The Three Evangelists (Vintage 2007) written by Fred Vargas and translated by Sian Reynolds. The Three Evangelists takes place in Paris, during the mid-1990’s. The story introduces three historians turned amateur sleuths. The author’s background in history and archeology are … Continue reading

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Christa Faust, "Money Shot"

Money Shot by Christa Faust (Hard Case Crime 2008). Ex-porn star, Angel Dare is having a really bad day. She arrives at a phony shoot and finds herself beat up, shot at and then left for dead in the trunk … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Redeemer (Harry Hole No.4) by Jo Nesbø and Translated by Don Bartlett

THE REDEEMER (Harry Hole No.4) by Jo Nesbø and translated by Don Bartlett is apart of a series and is published by Random House (UK). Norwegian crime novelist Jo Nesbø has penned another page-turner. This man is simply brilliant when … Continue reading

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REVIEW: 'Bone Crossed' by Patricia Briggs

Bone Crossed (2009) by Patricia Briggs is the fourth book in the Mercy Thompson series. Werewolves, fae, vampires and other hidden creatures live among humans or so says Mercy, the narrator of this series. By the way, I’ll try not … Continue reading

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REVIEW: 'Joker' Story by Brian Azzarello and Art by Lee Bermejo

Joker (2008) story by Brian Azzarello and artwork by Lee Bermejo and published by DC Comics. I really enjoyed Alan Moore’s classic origin story of the Joker in “The Killing Joke” and was more than happy to pick up and … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Nameless by Debra Webb

I‘ve discovered a new author to add to my “authors to watch out for” list and her name is Debra Webb. Suspense must be her first, middle and last name because Nameless, her Feb 2008 release by St. Martin’s Paperbacks, … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Leftovers by Laura Wiess

Leftovers by Laura Wiess published Jan 2008, by MTV books. Dysfunction seems to be the prevailing theme of Ms. Wiess’s second book. I read her first book, Such a Pretty Girl, when it first came out in 2007. The theme … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Old Boy, Vol. 1 by Tsuchiya Garon

How would you feel about having your life ruined? Having enemies out there that you didn’t know about or didn’t know existed? Old Boy by Tsuchiya Garon is a revenge story. Our protagonist is Goto.  When we first meet him, he is the nameless man … Continue reading

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