Halloween – how fear and a sugar rush… came together.
Dean Koontz loves golden retrievers and his new book, ASK ANNA: Advice for the Furry and Forlorn is a hilarious take on advice columns. Koontz writes as Anna, his golden, posing as a DEAR ABBY for dogs with social problems. Dean lovingly creates what humans intuit dogs to be thinking, and the result is a […]
Now that our cars can talk to us, isn’t it time they talked to each other?
The indefatigable Clive Cussler has two novels out now, The Eye of Heaven, a Fargo Adventure and his 23rd Dirk Pitt entry entitled Havana Storm. As usual, he begins both with a historical event in prologue and asks the question, “what if?” Both books use a co-author, Russell Blake in Eye and Clive’s son Dirk […]
A woman tries to give CPR to a black bear…
Acclaimed writer Reed Farrel Coleman has been selected to continue Robert B. Parker’s Jesse Stone series with Blind Spot. Unlike other who have continued to write Parker’s characters, he writes in his own style, not the late author’s. The result is true to the soul of the protagonists, but using a different voice to convey […]
Edge of Eternity completes Ken Follett’s trilogy detailing the history of the twentieth century through the eyes of fictional characters who interact with the real actors who shaped the course of events. like JFK, MLK, Gorbachev and others. The dapper Englishman explains how he take known facts and gives them life by making the stories […]
Lee Child strikes again with his latest Jack Reacher tome, Personal. Child expands Reacher’s horizons to France, England and the American South in a plot to assassinate G8 leaders. He also talks about the short stories that he is fond of releasing between novels.
Sandra Brown’s Mean Streak puts the heroine in immediate peril, and the rest of the novel centers on from whom who she is in peril —- her captor, her husband or the law. Already a best seller, Brown talks about how she crafted her latest work and how she balances the amount of graphic detail […]