Tag Archives: Fiction

Book Review: Voices of the Dead by Peter Leonard

Review: Voices of the Dead by Peter Leonard In Voices of the Dead, Peter Leonard has created a gripping story of mystery and intrigue built on a framework of fate, coincidence and sheer happenstance. The incredible story of Harry Levin, … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Strangers on Montagu Street by Karen White

Book Review: The Strangers on Montagu Street by Karen White Karen White returns to her Tradd Street Series with this third installment, The Strangers on Montagu Street . Once again  Charleston, South Carolina realtor and reluctant psychic, Melanie Middleton is … Continue reading

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Book Review: Little Gale Gumbo by Erika Marks

Book Review: Little Gale Gumbo by Erika Marks When I first saw the synopsis for Little Gale Gumbo, it caught my interest on a couple of different levels. First of all, it’s a journey story, and those are always interesting. … Continue reading

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Wrapping up Banned Books Week

Yes… I’m aware that Banned Books Week officially ended Saturday, but it was a weekend of birthday celebrations. My grandson’s then … mine! So I got a little sidetracked. Without further ado… We are  wrapping up Banned Books Week by … Continue reading

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Banned Books Week at Simple Pleasures

An annual event that Simple Pleasures has made a point of participating in every year is Banned Books Week . Running from Saturday,  September 24th to October 1st, this event is sponsored by  American Booksellers Association;American Booksellers Foundation for Free Expression; … Continue reading

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Book Review: Son of the Morning by Linda Howard

Review : Son of the Morning by Linda Howard   I suppose this should come under the heading of review redux, but since I’ve never actually reviewed this wonderful book before, I can’t really classify it that way. This is … Continue reading

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Review: Richmond Macabre- Nightmares From the River City

 Book Review : Richmond Macabre- Nightmares From the River City edited by Beth Brown & Phil Ford –  Cover art by Noah Scalin     When most think of cities with a dark, haunted history Richmond, Virginia does not leap … Continue reading

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Great Fall Into Books Giveaway Update!

  In our last post we outlined the details for our Great Fall Into Books Giveaway  and provided a sampling of our first round of free advance and promotional copies. Below you will find the Complete First Round List. Look over … Continue reading

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The Great Fall Into Books Giveaway

The Great Fall Into Books Giveaway   As a bookseller and reviewer I have the pleasure of receiving advance and promotional copies of upcoming and newly released books. This is a wonderful thing, since I love books. But, after almost … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Tin Box by Holly Kennedy

Review: The Tin Box by Holly Kennedy Every so often I will take a break from reviewing new and upcoming releases and browse through the titles in our stacks to discover something that I had read about and stocked for … Continue reading

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