Book Review: Circumstantial Enemy – My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean

The Circumstantial Enemy

“Though his mouth was empty, Tony swallowed. Then he dabbed his lips with his napkin. Goran was right: she was beautiful, but so bitter. Tony reversed the linen’s fold, returned it to his lap, and turned his head toward Katarina.”

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TropicalMary’s 10 Quotes of the Week – Once Gone

Once Gone“Bill doubted that anything they’d found would do much good. The murderer was too purposeful, too methodical. This whole scene had been laid out with a certain sick style that set him on edge.” (Locations 186-188) Continue reading

Book Review: Four American Tales – Dead men tell no tales

Four American Tales

“I realized later I’d pictured Yolanda as a wise and sexy angel of mercy, when all the time she was the daughter of a divorced dental technician from Pomona.”

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Book Review: Getting Home – The 2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back Programme


“At times it was like he was at a large party. He could hear the voices, oh so many voices, but none distinct or clear enough to be deciphered.”

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Book Review: Heir – All dialogue, all day!


Darius asks, “How many kingdoms are there?” King Leo responds, “There are eight: Pythus, Noil, Boris, Agle, Pirus, Nordia, Zavier, and Corvella. Pythus is ruled by the Endelson family, Agle is ruled by the Hanson family, Boris is ruled by the Dumont family, Pirus is ruled by the Phyro family, Zavier is ruled by the Yanz family, Nordia is ruled by the Nor family, Corvella is ruled by the Kessler family, and Noil is ruled by the us, the Rey family.”

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Coming Soon: Book Review – Going All In

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Book Review: Fred’s Funeral – A Life Lost

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“Why is he here, a witness to his own funeral? In life, he would have slunk out the side door.”

Fred’s Funeral (Locations 297-298)

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