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SHORT & SWEET REVIEW: ALL DAY AND A NIGHT BY ALAFAIR BURKE

Note, the format of my Short and Sweet reviews differs in that they simply comprise the book blurb and a short response (hence, the short and sweet). 460 more words

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Concealed in Death by J. D. Robb

Concealed in Death is probably my least favorite entry in the Eve Dallas series. I felt that there were some places that just weren’t right… Roarke patting Eve’s rear end as they enter an elevator? 278 more words

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The Capture

Sheriff Delton Ross believes in justice. He feels money, influence, and power should not matter when a person stands before the law. So when a fellow sheriff from a nearby county calls asking for help apprehending a criminal, Ross immediately pledges his hand. 60 more words

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Lovesey, Peter. Upon a Dark Night.

NY: Mysterious Press, 1997.

Detective Superintendent Peter Diamond of Bath — “the murder man,” as he describes himself — has been almost too successful. There hasn’t been enough serious crime lately and his blood pressure is up for lack of intellectual exercise. 268 more words

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Book Review: Scared to Live by Stephen Booth

Scared to Live
A Cooper & Fry Mystery
Stephen Booth
Witness Impulse, April 2014
ISBN 978-0-062-30208-3
Ebook

Scared to Live marks the return of DS Diane Fry and DC Ben Cooper, the protagonists of this wonderful series by… 426 more words

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Book Review: Under Cold Stone by Vicki Delany

Under Cold Stone
A Constable Molly Smith Novel
Vicki Delany
Poisoned Pen Press, April 2014
ISBN: 978-1-4642-0233-9
Hardcover

This is the eighth in the author’s strong series featuring an interesting young cop in a small Canadian city. 331 more words

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