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Interview with Graciela Limón – Author of ‘The Intriguing Life of Ximena Godoy’

"I do believe my readers will put down the book after finishing it, and be torn by conflicting emotions.  Ximena Godoy can be loved yet be a great disappointment as a human being."

Limón has published nine novels, all of which deal with a Latina and Trans Border experience. Read More »

True Crime Book Review: ‘ Blood + Death: The Secret History of Santa Muerte and the Mexican Drug Cartels’ by John Lee Brock

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An unflinching look at the Mexican cartels. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Journey with an Angel’ by Lisa Ulshafer

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I invite everyone to read 'Journey with an Angel' with an open mind to see whether Ulshafer’s words stir their hearts. Read More »

Book Review: ‘Formerly Fingerman’ – A Comic Thriller by Joe Nelms

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This is comic thriller lite: an amusing bauble that is enjoyable so long as you are willing to take it for what it is. Read More »

Book Review: ‘The Haunting of Sunshine Girl’ – A Novel Based on the YouTube Web Series Phenomenon by Paige McKenzie

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As Sunshine reaches the age of 16 things seem just a bit different, but she can’t really get a feel for it. Going cross-country to the Northwest for her mother’s new job she finds the new house they are moving into decidedly creepy. Sleep is becoming more difficult and her mother is becoming more distant. Life is taking a dangerous turn. Read More »

Flash Fiction: Lazarus of the Four Days

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In his old age as Bishop of Kition on the island of Cyprus, Lazarus recalls how Jesus raised him from the dead and reflects on the life he has lived since. Read More »

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 »