A Shepherd's Song
I loved so much about this book from the main character, David Shepherd, in all his unloved, screwed-up desperation, to all the Pittsburgh details that made my Yinzer heart happy. The setting coincided nicely with the exact time I spent in college in Pittsburgh, and that was an added bonus.
Characters and circumstances seemed more raw, more real, and less sterile ...more
Tom Shepherd wants to make some quick money without really working for it so he becomes a toy scalper along with his roommate. He is making a delivery to a church where a blood drive is being held for a young boy, Christo, who needs a transplant and ends up forced to give the toy to him. The media is there and catches Tom ...more
Janice Lane Palko grew up in Pittsburgh and is the author of the new romantic comedy Our Lady of the Roses, a spinoff from her first novel, St. Anne’s Day. She has also written the award-winning romantic suspense, Most Highly Favored Daughter as well as the Christmas romance, A Shepherd's Song, and Cape Cursed, a romantic suspense. A writer for more than two decades, her work is featured on the P...more