Category Archives: Reviews

Silk and Strength

This review is from: Silk for the Feed Dogs (Paperback) While silk implies a soothing image of luxury and ease, Jackie Mallon’s Silk For The Feed Dogs reminds this reader more of raw silk–with its bumpy texture, threads of loopy … Continue reading

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Grit and Facts

This review is from: Kiss of Salvation: A Joe McGrath and Sam Rucker Detective Novel (Kindle Edition) The voice and feel of the South, set in 1947, captured this reader. I admit I was hooked into the characters and their … Continue reading

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5 Stars for Reid

Top Customer Reviews H.B. Reid Delivers   With just the title of this poignant novel, The Coming of Charlotta, the idea of mystery began to form in this reader’s head. I was pulled in by the title. It seemed so … Continue reading

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By Grace

For one of my book reviews I am honored to present By Grace, part of the Huachuca Trilogy published by author Arletta Dawdy. We are in luck! Dawdy is once again holed up (back on the ranch, so to speak) … Continue reading

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Digging Up Bones

I recently read a new-to-me novel titled Digging Up Bones by author Aimee Gilchrist. I loved this kooky, often humorous mystery set in West Texas. New Yorker Helen shows up in Birdwell to visit her Aunt Penny…,and from there I … Continue reading

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My Favorite Read This Summer

Don’t be fooled by squawking geese.This is not a farm tale! Author Sheri Graves snagged this reader with her witty mystery Deep Doo Doo. It was one of those novels that is truly hard to put down. It moves along … Continue reading

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Some Trashy Novel

Hmmm, we just experienced another Valentines Day. Perhaps your love life is less than stellar? I predict that Arlene Miller’s (aka JoJo Baker) story Trashy Novel, may be the chuckle you need. I favor short book reviews. (Have you guessed I … Continue reading

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