Monthly Archives: April 2016

Shadow Magic – Joshu Khan

Thorn has amassed many survival skills to assist him when he leaves home to search for his father who has been declared an outlaw.  Thorn uses all of his skills when he is captured by slavers and sold to the … Continue reading

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The Bad-Ass Librarians of Timbuktu And Their Race to Save the World’s Most Precious Manuscripts – Joshua Hammer

Timbuktu . . . the name evokes an inaccessible, mysterious place in darkest Africa. But it seems that in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries it was quite accessible. Scholars from distant lands flocked to the city to study. It was … Continue reading

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The Murder of Mary Russell: A novel of suspense featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes – Laurie R. King

When Mrs. Clara Hudson came home from the market she had no cause to feel uneasy. It was a beautiful day, she had to prepare for a party, and she had perfect strawberries. But something felt wrong, smelt odd. She … Continue reading

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