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Book review -- The Puppeteers of Palem

Book Review – The Puppeteers of Palem by Sharat Komarraju

To be honest, I started on this book with trepidation, for frankly, the horror thriller genre is not my preferred bedtime reading. 398 more words

Adventure

The Sokolov Story 6

Feeling afraid and unsure now more than ever, Marjorie went back inside and quickly locked all the doors. She rushed into the play room to check on her son. 516 more words

Mystery

New Release: The Bullet by Mary Louise Kelly

Caroline Cashion, a professor of French literature at Georgetown University, is stunned when an MRI reveals that she has a bullet lodged near the base of her skull. 517 more words

Fiction

Ellery Queen (1949)

Ellery Queen was off the radio, out of Hollywood, and no longer in comic book print. Then, in early 1949, Superior Comics published four issues of an… 109 more words

Reading Ellery Queen

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan

Dear God, do I love books about books! What bookworm doesn’t? And Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore by Robin Sloan is one of the best out there. 501 more words

Fantasy

MURDER IS BAD MANNERS, by Robin Stevens


The story: It’s one thing to SAY you’re a detective, and another thing to investigate a murder–especially when you’re a 13-year-old student at an all-girls boarding school, and the murderer is probably one of your teachers! 100 more words

The Sokolov Story 5

Sitting down for a moment, thinking what just happened? Marjorie finished her glass of wine and decided it’s now or never. Opening the office door, she slowly stepped into the dark office. 472 more words

Drama