The Florentine – Tom Trott

*I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: When Cain retired from the CIA, he moved to Florence, Italy to get away from his past. He’s had nine years to enjoy fine wine, good food, and the Tuscan countryside. … Continue reading The Florentine – Tom Trott

Promo Post: The Florentine – Tom Trott

Just dropping by today to let you know that international thriller The Florentine by Tom Trott is now available for pre-order (release date 6th May 2022). Check out the details below! Blurb: When Cain retired from the CIA, he moved to Florence, Italy to get away from his past. He’s had nine years to enjoy … Continue reading Promo Post: The Florentine – Tom Trott

Q&A with Pete Adams – Dead No More

I have a review coming up for this book, but was lucky enough to get the opportunity to put a few questions to author Pete Adams about writing, reading and his stories. First, here is Dead No More: Blurb: Operation Rhubarb was an MI5 and Scotland Yard joint undercover investigation of Brockeln Belland, a City of … Continue reading Q&A with Pete Adams – Dead No More

Catch-Up Quickies 5

First a quick explanation! Due to some severe health issues over the last few years, and a lingering chronic condition, my planned review schedule went right out of the window and I have been scrabbling ever since to get it back on track. In my latest attempt to try to regain some lost ground, I … Continue reading Catch-Up Quickies 5

Black Rose – Pete Adams

*I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: A continually bullied runt of a youngster, Chas Larkin discovers his chutzpah and decides to take on the London gangs. In the sleazy and violent East End of 1966 London, he … Continue reading Black Rose – Pete Adams

Q+A with Pete Adams – Black Rose

I have a review coming up for this book, but was lucky enough to get the opportunity to put a few questions to author Pete Adams about writing, reading and his stories. First, here is Black Rose: Blurb: A continually bullied runt of a youngster, Chas Larkin discovers his chutzpah and decides to take on … Continue reading Q+A with Pete Adams – Black Rose

Silent Heroes – Patricia Furstenberg

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  How far would you go to save strangers in need? And who really are Marines’ most trusted allies? Military Dogs would risk their lives for their humans in a heartbeat, … Continue reading Silent Heroes – Patricia Furstenberg

Short Story: Behind the Fire Wall – Anton Eine

  *I received a free ARC of this short story, with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  When the Pentagonal Citadel's Fire Wall is breached as a result of a robbery, giving the perpetrators access to the most dangerous artifacts stored in the Vault, Magister … Continue reading Short Story: Behind the Fire Wall – Anton Eine

Blog Tour: Merde and Mandarins – Pete Adams

  *I received a free copy of this book with thanks to the author and to Emma Welton of damppebbles blog tours.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*     Blurb:  A Defense Secretary shooting. The collapse of the Home Office Secretary. London’s high-ranking civil servants are being targeted, and DCI Jack Austin … Continue reading Blog Tour: Merde and Mandarins – Pete Adams

The Pyongyang Option – A. C. Frieden

*I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.* Blurb: New Orleans attorney Jonathan Brooks is desperate to rebuild his law firm after Hurricane Katrina. Short on clients, he takes the only work he can find: a murky business deal in … Continue reading The Pyongyang Option – A. C. Frieden