I have finally finished The House of Baric Part One: Shields Down! This historical fiction novel by Jillian Bald can be found on Book Club Reading List. Now, I say “finally” because I have been diligently working on it for the better part of a month. It is quite long, but very entertaining! Synopsis Resi […]
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September 13th, 2016 · 1 Comment · Book Review, Four Star, Historical Fiction
May 16th, 2016 · No Comments · Book Review, Crime Fiction, Four Star, Historical Fiction, Mystery
Just finished Four Ways to Pharaoh Khufu! This adventure tale is by Alexander Marmer and can be found on Book Club Reading List. Synopsis Michael has dreamed of visiting the Egyptian pyramids since he was a child. On his first day in the country touring the Great Pyramid, he meets a dying German engineer who claims […]
November 9th, 2015 · No Comments · Book Review, Crime Fiction, Three Star
Just finished the noir novella “Guarding Shakespeare” by Quintin Peterson, found on Book Club Reading List! Synopsis Lt. Norman Blalock has worked at the Folger Library guarding priceless Shakespearean artifacts for 25 years. Shortly after being passed up for promotion yet again, Norman is offered the opportunity of a lifetime: steal a small, virtually unknown artifact […]