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Mysterious Book Report No. 262 – Undergro...

Mysterious Book Report Underground Airlines

Underground Airlines by Ben H. Winters Mulholland Books/Little Brown, $26.00, 322 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-26124-1 Wow!  The bad news is; it’s the last week of October and time for the last installment of our second annual MBR Freak Fest.  But the good news is; we’ve  saved the best for  last . . . and it’s timely, […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 221 – The Stol...

Mysterious Book Report The Stolen Ones

The Stolen Ones by Owen Laukkanen Putnam/Penguin, $26.95, 358 pages, ISBN 978-0-399-16553-5 It’s a helluva thing to take on a subject like the one we are about to . . . this being the Christmas season; a time when many of us are thinking about Peace on earth and goodwill to men . . . […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 130 – The Bloo...

Mysterious Book Report The Blood of Heaven

The Blood of Heaven by Kent Wascom Grove Press, $25.00, 455 pages, ISBN 978-0-8021-2118-9 In 1804, the United States was partitioned, with Spain, France and Great Britain, a young America and numerous Indian Nations laying claim to various parts of her.  It was a time when America was in its formative stage, when new land […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 41 – Stolen So...

Mysterious Book Report Stolen Souls

Stolen Souls by Stuart Neville SOHO Press, $25.00, 351 pages, ISBN 978-1-56947-983-4 Charles Dickens is perhaps the best-known, most loved and respected writer in the world, without exception.  He continues to speak volumes to all of us across the ages, through the voices of characters like Mr. Pickwick, David Copperfield, Scrooge  . . . whose […]