Hamish Macbeth is Back for his 29th Mystery in ‘Death of Yesterday’ by M.C. Beaton

Believe it or not, this is the twenty-ninth Hamish Macbeth mystery; and the one thing that can be said about this series is that it’s definitely NOT gotten old. This red-headed police sergeant living in the small village of Lochdubh, Scotland is such a hoot and a howl that you never want to see this […]

Conspiracy Theories, Tempting Fate & Just Plain Crazy: The Building of the Titanic II Addresses Them All!

Hmmm…how to begin… I would like to say the old line that states this article is only an opinion, which means the ‘opinion’ expressed is only the writer’s opinion. Yes, mine. However…after the study that People magazine published, I feel that my opinion is actually the one shared by 50% of the nation. Yup, this […]

‘Doktor Glass’ by Thomas Brennan

For a truly interesting and ‘fresh’ afternoon, this book is it. Taking place in the late 19th Century, readers are introduced to the greatest feat of engineering ever created – The Transatlantic Span. This incredible invention is an actual bridge that is built across the Atlantic Ocean linking England with New York City. Apparently it […]

‘Political Suicide’ Gets an A+

Michael Palmer is BACK!!! Three men, members of an elite military company, are making their way into Taliban country. Dressed as native Muslims, when they’re recognized and stopped dead in their tracks, they work together to complete their mission. Forming a triangle, the three men utter the words: “Whatever it Takes,” as they remove their […]

A WWII Mystery ‘Starring’ Everyone’s Favorite First-Grade Teacher: Miss Dimple Suspects by Mignon F. Ballard

Miss Dimple Kilpatrick (who has appeared in two fantastic tales by this author) returns. For those who do not yet know, Miss Dimple is a first-grade teacher in the tiny town of Elderberry, Georgia. It’s the 1940’s and while the men of the town are off fighting in WWII, the women are taking care of […]