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Mysterious Book Report No. 360 – Wrecked

Mysterious Book Report Wrecked

Wrecked by Joe Ide Mulholland Books, $27.00, 340 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-50951-0 One of the most original, interesting and compelling characters in contemporary crime fiction is an unlicensed private eye named Isaiah Quintabe . . . “IQ” to his friends, clients and legions of readers.  He’s the creation of award-winning California novelist Joe Ide, who’s just […]

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 […]