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White Fire by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

A member of the Baker Street Irregulars died, and his widow donated all his Sherlockiana to John Jay College of Criminal Justice, perhaps thinking that Holmes was a real life detective. 336 more words

Book Reviews

Still Life with Crows (Pendergast #4)

The Short Version: On vacation after the harrowing events of The Cabinet of Curiosities, Special Agent Pendergast finds his way out to Medicine Creek, Kansas – where a strange murder has just been discovered.   900 more words


White Fire By Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child

This is the 13th of the Preston & Child novels to feature the enigmatic, brilliant Special Agent Aloysius X.L. Pendergast and I think it’s time to give the man a well deserved break. 597 more words


The Cabinet of Curiosities: A Novel

Free Was Still Too Much To Pay   *

I only read this novel, using the term loosely, because it was attached to “The Inner Circle” by Brad Meltzer as a free bonus read. 95 more words

Fiction - Mystery/Thriller

The Cabinet of Curiosities (Pendergast #3)

The Short Version: When a 19th Century charnel house is discovered under a construction site on the Lower East Side, it would at first appear to be simply a find of archaeological significance.   821 more words


Winter 2014 March 11 Tuesday

52 degrees this morning, Spring is in the air!!!!  This has seemed like a long and hard winter.

Once again, I have to comment on “videos”.   281 more words