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Unforsaken Review by Manuel Ramos

Unforsaken by John Dwaine McKenna

Unforsaken by John Dwaine McKenna Unforsaken is a bullet packed with gritty characters and explosive action. John Dwaine McKenna skillfully takes readers to the untamed Southwest at the beginning of the Twentieth Century.  The Wild West is past its heyday. Locomotives have replaced horses.  Bandit gangs are a vanishing menace, yet outlaws still prowl the […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 180 – Young Go...

Mysterious Book Report Young God

Young God by Katherine Faw Morris Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $24.00, 193 pages, ISBN 978-0-374-53423-3 There’s a newer genre of hard-boiled crime fiction known as southern noir or country noir that is fast becoming one of my favorites. It’s full of fresh new talent with some of the hottest writing and the most unique voices […]