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Mysterious Book Report No. 105 ̵...

Mysterious Book Report The Old Turks Load

The Old Turks Load by Gregory Gibson Mysterious Press, $24.00, 245 pages, ISBN 978-0-8021-2113-4 If you’re old enough to remember the late sixties, you’re certain to have memories of the so-called “Summer of Love”, the hippie movement, the birth of the drug culture, movies like Panic in Needle Park, and The French Connection, and the […]

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Mysterious Book Report The Panther

The Panther by Nelson DeMille Grand Central Publishing, $27.99, 629 pages, ISBN 978-0-446-58084-7 We’re taking a quantum leap of the imagination with this week’s Mysterious Book Report, from eighteenth century Sweden, to twenty-first century Yemen.  Yemen, for those wanting a little bit of remedial geography, (yeah, me too . . .) is located to the […]

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Mysterious Book Report False Negative

False Negative by Joseph Koenig Hard Case Crime, 256 pages, $9.95, ISBN 978-0-85768-580-3 To keep myself occupied, when I didn’t have my nose pressed to the TV screen watching the minute-by-minute news of the Waldo Canyon fire and waited for the evacuation notification that never came, I got busy reading some pulp fiction on my […]

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Mysterious Book Report A Cold Shot To The Heart

Cold Shot To The Heart by Wallace Stroby Minotaur, $24.99. 289 pages, ISBN 978-0-312-56025-6 I’d like to suggest author Wallace Stroby’s newest, Cold Shot To The Heart, the fourth in a series of blue-collar, tough-guy noir crime fiction novels featuring career criminal Crissa Stone.  (Can you say it fast, three times?  Nah, me either.) The […]