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Why Aren't We Talking about JK Rowling's New Work?

Remember when this site was about books? Those were the days. Remember my New York Times project? We shared some laughs. Book laughs.

Then I sold out for the bright lights of TV and film and the dozens — literally dozens — of readers clamoring for more… 733 more words


Searching for the Perfect Crime....Novel

The myth of the perfect crime.  Most contend that it cannot be executed.  There will always be a loose end that, if discovered, will lead to the downfall of the perpetrator. 557 more words

Creativity & Literature

review: The Cuckoo's Calling

In short, this is nothing like what I would expect from the author of the Harry Potter series – but that’s not to say I was disappointed. 239 more words

Clockwork Prince... better and worst than the first

In the magical underworld of Victorian London, Tessa Gray has at last found safety with the Shadowhunters. But that safety proves fleeting when rogue forces in the Clave plot to see her protector, Charlotte, replaced as head of the Institute. 307 more words


After a bit of a hiatus...

Sooo it’s been a while. I’ve been busy cataloging at work, playing with my new cat, and preparing to move while enjoying the World Cup! 354 more words

Book Review

Great Read: The Silkworm

Sometimes, it’s good not to remember everything.

I had been reading a LOT of science fiction lately. I’d gotten into a groove, reading space opera after space opera on my Kindle. 332 more words


Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith

I’m a huge fan of the author J.K Rowling, so when I heard that she had written a mystery (a favorite genre) under a pseudonym, I was eager to get it.  503 more words

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