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Book Review: ‘Smile Now, Cry Later’ – A Chuck Restic Mystery by Paul MacDonald

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Chuck’s concern occurs when Ed, an employee that never calls in sick, disappears not long after his conversation with him. Due to his perceived connection, Chuck determines that he will find out what is happening with this missing employee. It is here, the danger begins. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Magician’s Daughter’ – A New Thriller by Judith Janeway

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Valentine Hill is as compelling and attractive as they come; think a young Stephanie Plum. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Transforming Wall Street: A Conscious Path for a New Future’ by Kim Ann Curtin

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Whether you’re the CEO of a Fortune 500 company, a day trader, someone with a 401k, someone who thinks everyone on Wall Street is a crook, or you just plain don’t care about the economy, you need to read this book. Read More »

Book Review: ‘B & Me: A True Story of Literary Arousal’ by J.C. Hallman

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Adding depth beyond literary criticism of Baker, the sense of playfulness reveals Hallman may perhaps have a serious obsession about Baker. Through it all he teaches the reader to be a better reader, to seek an understanding of an author’s awareness of his own strength and weakness. Read More »

Interview with David J Rodger, author of ‘Oakfield’

"Drop the romance about being a writer – it’s a job."

Drop the romance about being a writer – it’s a job, one you should enjoy but ultimately one you’ll have to make sacrifices to succeed in. Read More »

Flash Fiction: Nothing to Kill or Die For

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A young girl meets a masked boy at a political rally in Manhattan and agrees to go home with him to hang out, only to be surprised that he lives in a luxurious apartment overlooking Central Park (Title comes from a line in Lennon's song "Imagine." This is part of the first chapter of an in-progress YA novel). Read More »

Book Review: Mike Poulton’s Stage Adaptations of Hilary Mantel’s ‘Wolf Hall’ and ‘Bring Up the Bodies’

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You may want to read these stage versions, but you don’t want to miss out on the novels themselves. Read More »

Interview: Dr. Mark J. Rogers, Author of ‘The Art and Science of Healing – with Light’

"My target audience is anyone who is, or has a loved one who is, in chronic pain. "

Be very careful of the advice you seek. The book is full of experiences of patients who went to specialists and became even sicker. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Shadow Cabinet: Shades of London’ by Maureen Johnson

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Rory and her group, known as the ghost squad find their own time running out as they search for their friend, and contain the damage that is engendered by Jane and her own group as they try to unleash a nightmare on the city. Can they stop the damage and still find Stephen before it is too late? Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Bookseller’ by Cynthia Swanson

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The bookshop is no longer as successful and Kitty and her friend Frieda must make a decision to move forward. Yet her dreams begin to seem more real than her life at the bookshop, and make her wonder. Does she have a choice in what she wants in life? Read More »