Book Reviews

Death in the Air by Kate Winkler Dawson

Death in the Air by Kate Winkler Dawson

November 21, 2017 4:40 pm By

Death in the Air, Kate Winkler Dawson, Hachette Books - Mentioned in literature and commemorated in art, the infamous London "peasouper" is a choking miasma composed of smoke and fog that has been a striking feature of the city for centuries. 

The Devil’s Triangle by Catherine Coulter and J T Ellison

November 1, 2017 5:44 am By

The Devil’s Triangle, Catherine Coulter and J T Ellison, Simon & Schuster - Covert Eyes is a crack FBI team, headed by Special Agent Nicholas Drummond, with a flexible brief to act against crime anywhere in the world. Drummond gets a phone call from notorious art thief Kitsune, known as The Fox.

Song of Edmon by Adam Burch

Song of Edmon by Adam Burch

October 25, 2017 3:59 pm By

Song of Edmon, Adam Burch, 47 North - Edmon Leontes’ birth was marked in spectacular fashion by a new Fracture opening in the heavens above the tidally-locked world of Tao.

Ross Macdonald: Four Later Novels

October 12, 2017 3:20 pm By

Ross Macdonald: Four Later Novels, Library of America - The work of Ross Macdonald, who the New York Times Book Review once lauded America’s best detective novelist, is featured in a four-novel collection just issued by the Library of America.

Sulfur Springs by William Kent Krueger

Sulfur Springs by William Kent Krueger

September 12, 2017 4:46 pm By

Sulfur Springs, William Kent Krueger, Atria Books - A scratchy voice mail shatters the Fourth of July holiday atmosphere in Cork O'Connor's house. His stepson Peter Bisonette says he's in serious trouble down in Arizona and asks for his mother Rainy's help.

Unquiet Spirits by Bonnie MacBird

Unquiet Spirits by Bonnie MacBird

September 9, 2017 7:29 am By

Unquiet Spirits, Bonnie MacBird, Harper Collins - “Unquiet Spirits,’ a new Sherlock Holmes adventure, rediscovers the intrigue of Arthur Conan Doyle’s century-old detective stories. Author Bonnie MacBird, a devoted Sherlock fan, follows Doyle’s precepts in her book.