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Nemesis, by Jo Nesbo

The popularity of this Norwegian mystery writer has been growing, and I was curious to learn what it was all about. I can now understand that popularity, although this early 2002 work did not impress me that much with its story—a prime reason being that the complicated events were difficult to follow. 842 more words

Literary Reviews

"Inferno" A Movie Review by Liz Warner

“Inferno”  A Movie Review by Liz Warner


There hasn’t been a lot of love from reviewers (or the box office) for “Inferno,” but I’m not going to be as rough on this flick.  698 more words

Johnny Pizza

Nickname of actor John Santucci who played Pauli Taglia, the dimwitted but brutal mobster on the crime drama CRIME STORY/NBC/1986-88.

Born in Chicago, Santucci got involved in criminal activities at a young age. 88 more words


Air Travel Fraud

On the international size of Women In Trouble, a German court convicted a 35- year old woman f fraud for posing as a cousin to a victim of  59 more words


Great Wounder, The

Dennis Farina, who played Lt. Mike Torello on the police drama CRIME STORY/NBC/1986-88 was nicknamed “The Great Wounder” by his fellow police officers when he worked for the police department in the days before he took up acting as a career. 166 more words

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Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberley McCeight

“A stunning debut novel in which a single mother reconstructs her teenage daughter’s life, sifting through her emails, texts, and social media to piece together the shocking truth about the last days of her life. 478 more words

Book Reviews

Short Story: A Cruel Season

A Cruel Season

Copyright © Neal Eric Yeomans

The boys found her. They had been fishing earlier in the day and were now walking back into town with their poles settled on their shoulders and their catch in two metal buckets. 3,267 more words

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