Review of “An Ambush of Widows” by Jeff Abbott

Synopsis: Taken from Publisher’s Website “In New York Times bestselling author Jeff Abbott’s latest novel of riveting psychological suspense, an uneasy alliance forms as two widows delve into their husbands’ deadly and dangerous secrets—as they try to protect their own. Henry North is a down-on-his-luck cybersecurity expert from New Orleans. Adam Zhang is the cofounder of one…

Review of “Bad Moon Rising” by John Galligan

Synopsis: “A record heat wave suffocates remote rural Wisconsin as the local sheriff tracks down a killer hidden in the depths of the community in this atmospheric, race-to-the-finish mystery by the acclaimed author of theBad Axe County series. Sheriff Heidi Kick has a dead body on her hands, a homeless young man last seen alive…

Review of “The Hollywood Spiral,” by: Paul Neilan

Synopsis: “In the near future, after the internet grinds to a halt amid a wave of cyber-attacks, a company named Zodiac steps in to replace it with an evolved, augmented-reality version called the Grid..Harrigan, a hard-drinking private detective living as off-Grid as possible, is about to be evicted from his apartment when a stranger shows…

Review of “The Cave Dwellers,” by: Christina McDowell

“A compulsively readable novel in the vein of The Bonfire of the Vanities–by way of The Nest–about what Washington, DC’s high society members do away from the Capitol building and behind the closed doors of their stately homes.They are the families considered worthy of a listing in the exclusive Green Book–a discriminative diary created by the niece of…

Review of “Echo Wife” by Sarah Gailey

Synopsis: Taken from Macmillian’s Website “I’m embarrassed, still, by how long it took me to notice. Everything was right there in the open, right there in front of me, but it still took me so long to see the person I had married. It took me so long to hate him. Martine is a genetically…

Coven Interview with Anne Rice.

Be sure to click the above link to be directed to Barnes and Noble’s website, to order a copy of Anne Rice’s upcoming Vampire Chronicles installment Blood Communion, being released October 2nd, 2018 Anne Rice and I had a wonderful conversation; topic ranging from future works, the inimitable range and prescient quality of Charles Dicken’s…

Non-Spoiler Review of Anne Rice’s “Blood Communion”

Be sure to click the above link to be directed to Barnes and Noble’s website, in order to pre-order a signed copy of Anne Rice’s upcoming Vampire Chronicles  installment Blood Communion, being released October 2nd, 2018 There’s a good reason for Anne Rice remaining tight-lipped about this newest installment in the much-beloved Vampire Chronicles. It is being done…

Bibliophile’s Farewell: Anne Rice’s “Blood Communion”/An End to an Era

Be sure to click the above link to be directed to Barnes and Noble’s website, in order to pre-order a signed copy of Anne Rice’s upcoming Vampire Chronicles  installment Blood Communion, being released October 2nd, 2018 Writing a farewell post is extremely difficult, something I’ve purposely held off now for a score of months. I admittedly do…