Mary Cheney, the Vice President's Lesbian daughter announced last week that she and her partner Heather Poe are expecting a baby. For those of you who live beyond the plains or inside a barrel, a Lesb...
Any writer who is willing to revise an earlier book, especially a successful one, deserves a lot of respect, and I read this book because I saw the writer's own explanation that he revised The Key to ...
My first electronics job of any significance was in 1968 working for Motorola, Inc. in one of their two-way radio repair shops. The building, located on the west side of Dallas in Oak Cliff, appeared...
Mystery stories are not just tales of who did what to whom. They are a collection of suspenseful scenes that lead the reader through a maze of events until the final curtain is drawn. What makes a gre...
A tale of greed, distrust, and murder, "Deep South" by Nevada Barr is the eighth book of the series featuring Anna Pigeon, a National Park Ranger. This time around, Anna is the district ranger of the ...
There are some suspense-mystery novels that hold you at the edge of your seat, biting your nails, and glued to the pages, even though there is an element inside them that does not make too much sense....
Chameleon bt Richard Hains Beaufort Books (2006) ISBN 0825305101 Reviewed by Ellen Hogan for Reader Views (11/06)Jon Phillips is a trader in government bonds for the Bank of Manhattan. He has come up ...
Dramatic irony happens when the reader has more information on what is taking place or what may develop in the story before the character or the characters. The reader may know that the character is ...
In "Creation In Death," the New York Police Department (NYPD) Lieutenant Eve Dallas faces a serial killer who stalks young women in the city. The killer chooses his victims from a certain age gr...
The photography book, Magnum Magnum is a massive book which is over 500 pages long and features over 400 images that show the latter half of 20th Century and photography by modern masters. The b...