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Cloudshade - Poems of the High Plains by Lori Howe
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I had the pleasure of living in Wyoming for 18 years, visiting nearly every city and town, crossing the state in all directions (often diagonally to eventually go north or west from Laramie), during all of the year's seasons. I've seen what Lori's se ...more
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Portisville by Steve Cushman
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I finished "Portisville" about two weeks ago and have been thinking about the book since. Now that I've mostly moved into our new house, I finally have time to review Steve Cushman's debut novel.

Let's cut to the chase - I loved reading this book.

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Dead Money by Ray Banks
Dead Money
by Ray Banks
read in August, 2012
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Let me state up front that I'm a sucker for good British crime novels and film - "Peril," by Ruby Barnes; Dougie Brimson's "The Crew"; about anything by Ian Rankin; "The Long Good Friday," "Mona Lisa," "Get Carter" (the original), "Lock, Stock and Tw ...more
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Seven-Inch Vinyl by Donald Riggio
Seven-Inch Vinyl: A Rock and Roll Novel
by Donald Riggio (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2012
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Let me start by saying I enjoyed Donald Riggio's "Seven-Inch Vinyl, A Rock and Roll Novel." Though the setting begins about a decade before I discovered rock, and it took place largely in New York rather than my home state of New Jersey, I easily ide ...more
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Eland Dances by Philip van Wulven
Eland Dances
by Philip van Wulven (Goodreads Author)
read in May, 2012
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When Philip Van Wulven asked me to read his “thriller/adventure, set in South-central Africa during the Sixties,” I told him I would, since Robert Ruark’s Something of Value and Uhuru were two of my favorite novels, taking place just a few years befo ...more
Serial Killers by Rodney Castleden
" Sounds like the recent TV version of "The Mystery of Edwin Drood." "
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Voices of the Dead by Peter Leonard
Voices of the Dead
by Peter Leonard
read in April, 2012
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Peter Leonard, son of author Elmore Leonard, has written a good - not great - novel of history and revenge. Harry Levin, a Detroit scrap metal dealer's life is turned upside down when his only daughter is killed in an auto accident in Washington, D.C ...more
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Fever Moon by Carolyn Haines
Fever Moon
by Carolyn Haines (Goodreads Author)
read in April, 2012
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When I was a 22 year-old journalist looking for a new job, I was offered the position of managing editor at a newspaper in Houma, Louisiana. I turned it down for two reasons. First, I believed I was too young and inexperienced to be managing editor o ...more
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Collision of Evil by John J. Le Beau
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John LeBeau's "Collision of Evil" tries to marry two of the world's great fears: Nazis and Islamic terrorists, and it seems a pretty forced concept.

A young American hiking in Bavaria is murdered when he blunders into an Alpine cave holding decades-ol
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