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barry-eva's picture
Mar.27.2014
Becoming an author whose works are heading for the top shelf of thriller writing is a hard job, even harder when your father is a famous author. My guest on today’s “A Book and a Chat” Peter Leonard, is the son of Elmore Leonard  who is perhaps best-known for works such as "Get Shorty", "Out...
barry-eva's picture
Mar.20.2014
Carla Neggers is a New York Times and US Today best selling bestselling author of coming up to 70 novels, which have been translations in 24 languages. However it all started high up in a sugar maple tree which was her escape location from the rest of her large family, and where she first started...
pauline-rowson's picture
Feb.03.2014
February sees the publication in paperback of  Death Lies Beneath, the eighth in the series of British Police Procedural crime novels featuring the flawed and rugged detective, DI Andy Horton.   It will also be released as an unabridged audio book published by Isis Publishing and...
mayra-calvani's picture
Feb.01.2014
Known Devil is the third instalment in Gustainis’ Occult Crime Unit urban fantasy series. Though I had not read the first two books, this one was completely stand-alone and didn’t make me feel I was missing anything. I have, however, read other books from Gustainis in the past (Evil...
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Jan.25.2014
Author Kerry Donovan stops by to talk about his crime novel The DCI Jones Casebook: Ellis Flynn and much more on this edition of The Writers Showcase Podcast.   To download this program to your portable device please right click the link below and select “save as”. Download You can purchase...
fran-lewis's picture
Jan.21.2014
The Best of Chuck Klein: Author Chuck Klein Chuck Klein’s compilation of humorous, interesting and uniquely crafted stories has something for everyone. The versatile collection of fiction stories focusing on many different such as The Detective, The Hero and The Last Knight will keep readers...
mayra-calvani's picture
Dec.10.2013
  Secrets and Lies is the second installment in the Cassie Scot new adult paranormal mystery series. Though there’s a bit of backstory in this novel, it’s preferable to read the books in order, if only to find out from the beginning who Cassie is, how she got started as a detective and,...
steven-belanger's picture
Nov.23.2013
Photo: Book's hardback cover, from robertbparker.net I've gone on before about titles that contain the name of an artist as its main selling point, so I won't do so again here--except to say that book titles that contain the name of a deceased writer is even worse.  At least when John...
jodi-bowersox's picture
Aug.25.2013
My latest novel, Cinnamon Girl Explains It All, has hit the retail world! Here's a brief synopsis: Four years after the tragic loss of her family, newspaper reporter C.G. Harrellson is still a splintered soul. Blaming herself, she denies herself any opinions save the syndicated opinion column she...
mike-tabor's picture
Aug.13.2013
Death is really only sad for the living. The family, friends and loved ones left behind. Death has no emotion of its own, yet it screams out for emotion from everyone around it. The death of a parent, child sibling, or friend affects us, all of us. No one is immune from the emotional loss and...