Posts tagged William Morrow

Mysterious Book Report No. 368 – The Bord...

Mysterious Book Report The Border

The Border by Don Winslow William Morrow/Harper Collins, $28.99, 720 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-26648-8 No matter what side of the political and social rift you’re on, we can all agree that our southern border—the invisible line—which designates the United States of America from the United Mexican States, is one of the most contentious places on planet […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 366 – The Nigh...

Mysterious Book Report The Night Agent

The Night Agent by Matthew Quirk William Morrow/Harper Collins, $26.99, 422 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-287546-4 To all of our readers out there in newslandia, bookreviewburg, or elsewhere, lost somewhere in the electronic haze, who think that all the great spy and thriller novels ended with the deaths of Robert Ludlum and Tom Clancy . . . […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 337 – Sunburn

Mysterious Book Report Sunburn

Sunburn by Laura Lippman William Morrow/Harper Collins, $26.99, 290 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-238992-3 Memorial Day weekend is the traditional start of the warm weather season; a time for vacations, kicking back, relaxing and light summertime reading.  And hey, what could be better, we’re kicking it off with one of America’s most loved, respected and widely-read authors […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 205 – World Go...

Mysterious Book Report World Gone By

World Gone By by Dennis Lehane William Morrow/Harper Collins, $27.99, 309 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-000490-3 Doesn’t it seem that the older we get, the more complicated our lives become . . . and the more complex our lives . . . the more we yearn for the good old days when things ran better, life was […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 189 – The Girl...

Mysterious Book Report The Girl With A Clock For A Heart

The Girl With A Clock For A Heart by Peter Swanson William Morrow/ Harper Collins Publishers, $25.99, 292 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-226749-8 Have you ever known someone who was so infatuated with another person, so head-over-heels and goofy in love that they would do anything—endure any hardship or humiliation—just to be around that other person . […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 62 – Crooked L...

Mysterious Book Report Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter

Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin William Morrow, 2010, $24.99, 274 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-059466-4 This week’s Mysterious Book Report, Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter by Tom Franklin, is about one of those students.  The odd one out . . .the forgotten and overlooked . . . the poor kid who’s shunned, alone, afraid and often bullied.  […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 45 – Raylan

Raylan Mysterious Book Reort

Raylan by Elmore Leonard William Morrow, $26.99, 263 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-211946-9 Whew!  I don’t know about you, but after all of that heavy-duty real-crime and religion stuff last week, I’m ready for a change of pace.  Something with lots of action . . . where the good guys are good and the women are all pretty […]

Mysterious Book Report No. 29 – Road Dogs

Mysterious Book Report Road Dogs

Road Dogs by Elmore Leonard William Morrow, $26.00, 262 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-173314-7   I wasn’t able to find a novel about criminality that represented the spirit and values of Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanza or the holiday season in general, so I went for an old favorite of mine, a man whom many consider to be one […]