Posts tagged Philadelphia

Mysterious Book Report No. 351 – Some Die...

Mysterious Book Report Some Die Nameless

Some Die Nameless by Wallace Stroby Mulholland Books/ Little Brown/ Hachette, $26.00, 337 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-44020-2 Every single human being on the planet has a past; the deeds, events and situations that have shaped us and made us into the persons we are today.  Some of those experiences were happy and good . . . […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 283 – Revolver

Mysterious Book Report Revolver

Revolver by Duane Swierczynski Mulholland Books/Little Brown and Company, $26.00, 316 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-40323-8 The MBR has often reviewed works of historical fiction—plotted as crime fiction, murder mysteries and whodunnits of all flavors, sizes and eras—and even some which take place in the future. This week however, is as unique a piece of historical fiction […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 165 – The Poor...

Mysterious Book Report The Poor Boy's Game

The Poor Boy’s Game by Dennis Tafoya Minotaur Books, $25.99, 322 pages, ISBN 978-1-250-01953-0 Philadelphia, one of the oldest cities in America, has been the background for innumerable dramas from the Continental Congress to the signing of the Declaration of Independence to who-knows-how-many Rocky movies. It’s the fourth largest city in the United States, a […]