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FICTION: Karma by Albert Tucher

September 1, 2014
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“Uh-oh,” said Mary Alice. “Hold on a sec.” Diana watched her friend’s eyes close in anticipation. Mary Alice groped for her bag beside her on the padded bench. She fumbled with the clasp, but it refused to cooperate. After a moment she gave up and grabbed her napkin. She plastered it to her face...

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FICTION: Late Term Ejection by Christopher Irvin

August 25, 2014
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“I believe in nothing,” the old man said, scowl outlined with stubborn anger. He lay prone, shivering atop a long steel table, nude except for a small dirt-colored loin cloth. The tiny underground room, no larger than a prison cell, pressed down upon him,...

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Conquest by John Connolly and Jennifer Ridyard – review

August 24, 2014
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John Connolly is best known as the author of the Charlie Parker mysteries and has written a trilogy for younger readers and even a modern fairy tale. Now he has turned his attention to a new series called the Chronicles of the Invaders, sort...

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Runner by Patrick Lee – review

August 24, 2014
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This thriller novel begins with the protagonist, Sam Dryden, going for a run on the boardwalk near his home in a little California town in the middle of the...

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Sudden Impact by William P. Wood – review

August 23, 2014
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The opening line of this new book by this former Deputy District Attorney in California immediately explains the title, and propels the reader into the book: “Officer Bob Quintana...

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FICTION: A Bro Code Violation by Travis Richardson

August 18, 2014
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A few minutes before dusk, Wade heard the crunch of dead frozen leaves and the snap of twigs coming his way. From his perch in the treestand, he pointed...

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