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Pick of the Literate · 4d ago

The Librarians and The Mother Goose Chase by Greg Cox

This is a young adult book based on a young adult TV series on TNT.  It chronicles the adventures of the Librarians.  These are not your stereotypical schoolmarm type librarians.  This grou...
Pick of the Literate · 1W ago

Price of Duty by Dale Brown

Dale Brown plucks his plots out of newspaper headlines.   This thriller continues with the Skymaster characters and focuses on cbyer warfare with Russian origins.  Obviously that is not muc...
Pick of the Literate · 2W ago

Natchez Burning by Greg Iles

Greg Iles is a master of tension.   I think I start all his books with that compliment.   This book matches Dead Sleep and Third Degree tense moment for tense moment but adds the disturbing...
Pick of the Literate · 3W ago

Sammy's Broken Leg and the Amazing Cast by Judith Wolf Mandell

I think because I write books for kids that I am more critical when I read other author's books for kids.  I don't know if that is true but I really liked this book.   An irrepressible chil...
Pick of the Literate · 3W ago

Octavio's Journey by Miguel Bonnefoy

This is one of those can't win situations.  Looking at all the accolades this book got seems to indicate that I should love it.   I didn't!   It was a coming of age story of an illiterate c...
Pick of the Literate · 1M ago

Tenderloin by Court Haslett

This book was based in the Tenderloin of San Francisco.  It is set in the time of Jim Jones and the mass suicide/mass murder in Guyana, 1978.  The story is peripherally related to that even...
Pick of the Literate · 1M ago

Topsy Turvy World by Atak

My first reaction to the book was not positive.  After reading it, or looking at the pictures, I reached the back cover and discovered that my supposition was correct.  The book wasn't nons...
Pick of the Literate · 1M ago

The Romanov Prophecy by Steve Berry

This was an intriguing book.  Russiaas we know it today but slightly skewed.  The Russian people have set up a commission to decide who will be brought back as Tsar.  The decades of Communi...
Pick of the Literate · 1M ago

THE ENCHANTMENT OF EMMA FLETCHER

THE ENCHANTMENT OF EMMA FLETCHERL.D. CrichtonPocket Star EBooksPublication Date: March 13, 2017ISBN: 9781501152313Romance$1.99“The character development will draw readers into the story and...
Pick of the Literate · 1M ago

The Devil Colony by James Rollins

This is a Sigma Force Novel.  The Sigma Force is a quasi-commando organization operating under the auspices of the DOD.  Regardless of whether you have read any of the series, this book is ...