Order of Gene Kerrigan Books

Gene Kerrigan is an Irish author of fiction and non-fiction books. He is also a journalist. His journalism work has included political commentary on Ireland since the 1970s, and about Ireland for International Socialism magazine. He was chosen as World Journalist of the Year in 1985 and 1990. His book The Rage won the 2012 Gold Dagger for the best crime novel of the year. (more…)


Order of Valerie V.M. Burns Books

Valerie V.M. Burns is an American author who writes cozy mysteries and children’s books. She is best known for her series are the Mystery Bookshop series and the A Dog Club Mystery series. (more…)


Order of Steven Brust Books

Steven Brust is an American author of science fiction and fantasy. He is best known for his Vlad Taltos series of novels that focus on Vlad who is a human minority working as an assassin in a dangerous world called Dragaera that is filled with magically-empowered Dragaerans who live for a long time. In addition to his writing, he is also a musician who is a member of the band Cats Laughing. (more…)


November 2019 Newsletter

Hi all and welcome to November! Hope everyone had a good Halloween. I dressed up in a Fireball Whiskey costume and stayed home handing out candy to the kids, and fireball jello shots to the parents. Pretty sure I had the most popular house this year!

I had some people telling me the newsletter was cut off and they couldn’t see the reader mailbag question. If you’re having that issue can you let me know? The reader mailbag has been in the newsletter every month and is one of the very bottom sections. (more…)


Reader Mailbag: Last Book You Read

In the October 2019 Newsletter I asked our readers What was the last book you read and how was it?

Here were the responses: