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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 2016 Week #9

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week.  It’s a great post to organize yourself. It’s an opportunity to visit and comment, and er… add to that ever growing TBR pile!

Happy Monday Everyone!! 

I am feeling like a giveaway today. Leave a comment and tell me What You Are Reading? and I will randomly select 1 person to win a $5 Amazon Gift Card. I will announce the winner next Monday!

Here’s what I read and what I have planned for this week.

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A Fright to the Death: A Family Fortune Mystery
Release Date – April 7, 2015My Review

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Between a Book and a Hard Place: A Devereaux’s Dime Store Mystery


Release Day – March 1, 2016
I will feature this book on Cozy Wednesday!
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Deadly Scandal (Deadly Series Book 1)

New Series from Kate Parker
Release Date – February 25, 2016
The Great Escapes Tour starts February 29 and stops here March 3.
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A Slice of Murder (A Pizza Lover’s Mystery)


Release Date – August 1, 2009
My Flashback Friday Read!
Review will be up Friday!
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ON DECK THIS WEEK

Fool Me Once

Release Date – March 22, 2015
For Review
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A Churn for the Worse: An Amish Mystery


Release Date – March 1, 2016
I will feature this book next week on Cozy Wednesday!
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And Then There Were Nuns: League of Literary Ladies

Release Date – March 1, 2016
For Review
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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 2016 Week #7

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Hosted by Book Date

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week.  It’s a great post to organize yourself. It’s an opportunity to visit and comment, and er… add to that ever growing TBR pile!

Happy Monday Everyone!! 

What Are You Reading? The two challenges I am hosting have Facebook pages this year and every time someone posts a book new to me I want to add it to my wish list. This used to be the meme that gave me ideas before, now I am thrice blessed, lol.
Here’s what I read and what I have planned for this week.

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Scene of the Brine: Pickled and Preserved Mystery

Release Date – February 2, 2016
Mary Ellen will be my Special Guest tomorrow!
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A Familiar Tail: A Witch’s Cat Mystery

Release Date – February 2, 2016
Delia will be my guest this  week for Cozy Wednesday!
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Burning Heat

Release Date – January 2, 2016
The Great Escapes Book Tour stops here Thursday!

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CURRENTLY READING

One Foot in the Grape (A Cypress Cove Mystery)

Release Date – May 5, 2015
My Friday Flashback Book
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ON DECK THIS WEEK

Fogged Inn (A Maine Clambake Mystery)

Release Date – February 23, 2016
For Review
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No Cats Allowed: A Cat in the Stacks Mystery

Release Date – February 23, 2016
I will feature this book on Cozy Wednesday next week.
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Get your coloring on with these HOT DUDES!

This looked like fun so I decided what the heck I would share it with you.
It seems Berkley is branching out and joining the adult color book craze!

HOT DUDES

Hot Dudes Coloring Book

Paperback: 64 pages

Publisher: Berkley; Clr Csm edition (February 2, 2016)

ISBN-13: 978-1101987247

In the tradition of Color Me Swoon, an adult coloring book featuring handsome heartthrobs and sexy bad boys.

Handsome heartthrobs and sexy bad boys have stepped out of your fantasies and slipped into the Hot Dudes Coloring Book. Enjoy bringing the men of your dreams to life—in living color!

GIVEAWAY

The people at Berkley are allowing me to give 1 copy away!

You will have to buy your own crayons, markers or colored pencils! 

Just leave a comment below with your email and I will randomly choose the winner on Tuesday at Noon CST

U.S. ADDRESSES ONLY as this will be sent right from the publisher.

Want to order you own copy?

Just click on the cover above!

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Posted in Giveaways Reviews 2015

Review/Giveaway – Dorothy Parker Drank Here by Ellen Meister

dorothy parker drank hereDorothy Parker Drank Here
Contemporary Women’s Fiction
Setting – New York
The Berkley Publishing Group – December 1, 2015
An Imprint of Penguin Random House, LLC
Trade Paperback: 384 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0425278093
E-Book – ASIN: B00L9AXSUE
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The acid-tongued Dorothy Parker is back and haunting the halls of the Algonquin with her piercing wit, audacious voice, and unexpectedly tender wisdom.

Heavenly peace? No, thank you. Dorothy Parker would rather wander the famous halls of the Algonquin Hotel, drink in hand, searching for someone, anyone, who will keep her company on this side of eternity.

After forty years she thinks she’s found the perfect candidate in Ted Shriver, a brilliant literary voice of the 1970s, silenced early in a promising career by a devastating plagiarism scandal. Now a prickly recluse, he hides away in the old hotel slowly dying of cancer, which he refuses to treat. If she can just convince him to sign the infamous guestbook of Percy Coates, Dorothy Parker might be able to persuade the jaded writer to spurn the white light with her. Ted, however, might be the only person living or dead who’s more stubborn than Parker, and he rejects her proposal outright.

When a young, ambitious TV producer, Norah Wolfe, enters the hotel in search of Ted Shriver, Parker sees another opportunity to get what she wants. Instead, she and Norah manage to uncover such startling secrets about Ted’s past that the future changes for all of them.

Dollycas’s Thoughts

All of Dorothy Parker’s friends and enemies see the white light and follow it quite quickly to the great beyond. Not Dorothy, she plans to stick around as long as she can but she does get lonely. Enter Ted Shriver who has come to the Algonquin Hotel to meet his maker. His writing career ended years ago when he was accused of plagiarism. He has nobody to stick around for, he just wants to be left alone to die, but Dorothy has other ideas.

This is the second book Ellen Meister has wrote featuring the one of a kind Dorothy Parker. Each book stands on its own and are fantastic reads. She has captured the woman to a tee and throw in plenty of Dorothy’s zingers that I just loved.

Dorothy Parker was a formidable woman in her time and the perfect leading lady/ghost. If you happen tosee her across the room or walking down the street you would never know she was a spirit. Her clothes have come around and are back in style. She does have a few limits as to where she can go and when but you have to read the book to find out those details.

As in the first book, Dorothy’s appearance does alter the world around her and the people she meets. Meister fills the story with twists, turns, humor and a lot of heart.  Parker’s fearlessness shines in these pages. The secondary character of Ted Shriver and TV producer, Norah Wolfe are both strong characters too. Dorothy brings everyone together as only she can. Things are not easy but Dorothy doesn’t give up.

Caution – have a tissue handy for the ending.

This was a really quick read for me. I was totally engaged the whole entire way.

a perfect escape5 STARFISH

Dollycas
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You can find out all about Ellen and her books on her webpage here.

Find More Ellen Meister books here.

GIVEAWAY
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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

This great meme is hosted by Sheila at
Book Journey”.
It’s a great way to start the week and
find out what other bloggers are reading.
My To-Be-Read pile has grown to an
unbelievable number thanks to this meme.

I am truly blessed with a wonderful family. We participated in the Out of the Darkness Walk yesterday in memory and in honor of my son Kristopher. It was a day of smiles and tears.

Kris' daughter Natalie with her cousin Jackson.
Kris’ daughter Natalie with her cousin Jackson.
Our wonderful family.
Our wonderful family.

Here’s a recap of what I read last week and a look forward to the week ahead:

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Lost In America (Book One, Episodes 1-3)

For Review
Release Date – June 4, 2015
Wisconsin Author – Review will be up tomorrow!
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Law and Author (Ashton Corners Book Club)

Release Date – September 1, 2015
Erika Chase will be my guest this week for Cozy Wednesday!
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Threads of Evidence (A Mainely Needlepoint Mystery)

Review will be up Thursday!
Release Date – August 25, 2015
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ON DECK THIS WEEK

The Brooklyn Drop (A Fina Fitzgibbons Brooklyn Mystery Book 4)

Release Date – August 15, 2015
This Great Escapes Book Tour stops here on the 22nd.
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Shepherd’s Crook (An Animals in Focus Mystery)

Release Date – October 8, 2015
Sheila will be my guest next week for Cozy Wednesday!
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Move Your Blooming Corpse: An Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins Mystery

Release Date: September 22, 2015
D.E. Ireland will be my Special Guest on September 24.
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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

This great meme is hosted by Sheila at
Book Journey”.
It’s a great way to start the week and
find out what other bloggers are reading.
My To-Be-Read pile has grown to an
unbelievable number thanks to this meme.

Sheila has started posting some reviews and Morning Meanderings.
Please keep her in your prayers.

As for me I still have tears often and miss Kris so much. Spending time with family helps. Kris’ daughter Natalie was with us over the weekend and for only 3 years old she is so smart. She asks to sit on my lap at the computer to see pictures of her daddy. She has such an imagination that we took a trip with all her stuffed animals on an airplane through the roof, picking up Aunt Betsy as we passed through the ceiling and her room and out the roof so we can all go to the zoo. My oldest daughter’s family joined us Friday night to watch Despicable Me, Natalie’s favorite DVD right now, and then we attended a family housewarming party on Saturday where she continued to laugh and play. Nana and Papa also received many hugs, kisses, and “LOVE YOU”‘s. I see so much of Kris in her and so wish her was still here to hold her hand and take her places both real and imaginary.

Here’s my recap of reading for last week and what I am planning this week.

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Purl Up and Die (A Knitting Mystery)

Release Date: June 2, 2015
Guest Post and Review Here
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Release Date: June 9, 2015
Review will be up tomorrow
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Release Date: March 2, 2015
Maithili Pradhan will be my guest this week for Cozy Wednesday!
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ON DECK THIS WEEK

Let Me Die in His Footsteps: A Novel

Release Date: June 2, 2015
For Review
This one was pushed to this week because family time comes before reading time 🙂
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Smothered, Covered & Dead: (A Jordan McAllister Mystery)

Release Date: May 27, 2015
For Review

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A Fatal Chapter (A Booktown Mystery)

Release Date: June 2, 2015
For Review
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Summer’s List

Release Date: June 1, 2015
For Review

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New Release Tuesday – May 2015

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY 2014

New Release Tuesday – May 2015

These wonderful books are available today
wherever fine books are sold.
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The Final Reveille (A Living History Museum Mystery)

This book was released last Friday.
I will be reviewing it tomorrow for Cozy Wednesday!
Amanda is touring with Great Escapes May 7 – 16!
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Books Out Today!

Touring With Great Escapes

 

Books Out Later This Month

Bite the Biscuit (A Barkery & Biscuits Mystery)

Linda will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday on May 13.
She is also touring with Great Escapes Book Tours May 8 – 21!
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Bone to Be Wild: A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery

Release Date: May 19, 2015
Carolyn will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday May 20, 2015!
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HAPPY READING EVERYONE!!

 

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Special Guest Jenna McCarthy – Author of I’ve Still Got It…I Just Can’t Remember Where I Put It: Awkwardly True Tales from the Far Side of Forty

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8d1651c88da06cbef7354210.L._V192465620_SX200_I am happy to welcome Jenna McCarthy to Escape With Dollycas today!!

Her new book I’ve Still Got It…I Just Can’t Remember Where I Put It: Awkwardly True Tales from the Far Side of Forty was released July 1 and it looks like a very funny read!!

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The Berkley Publishing Group (July 1, 2014)
Published by The Penguin Group
Paperback: 320 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0425272534
E-Book File Size: 1272 KB
ASIN: B00GSBWQ84
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Welcome to Middle Age! Please check your functioning internal thermostat and razor-sharp memory at the door and pour yourself a nice, stiff drink…

Jenna McCarthy might be forty-something, but she doesn’t feel forty-something. She certainly doesn’t look forty-something. (Actually she does, but she’s in denial so maybe don’t mention it?) And between complaining about how tired she is, trying to remember what she came in here for and wondering whether she drinks too much, she does not have time for a crisis.

She has, however, had time to crack the mysterious midlife code. She’s figured out how to tame her muffin top, keep the spark in her marriage and probably not die a fiery hoarder’s death. She’s learned the trick to looking ten years younger and the secret to feeling ten times happier (and it only cost $14.99 plus shipping and handling). And she’s discovered the one thing she will need to do for the rest of ever if she’s going to continue to refuse to “dress her age.”

Tackling everything from cosmetic surgery and financial panic to skinny jeans and the meaning of life, I’ve Still Got It… is a middle age manifesto filled with hilarious misadventures, humiliating confessions and occasional (hot) flashes of genius.

10 Tips for Surviving Middle Age
by Jenna McCarthy

I don’t know about you, but when I hear the words “middle age,” I immediately conjure images of pot bellies and sensible shoes and floral-print blouses. But forty is the new thirty! Or is fifty the new thirty? I’m pretty sure chard is the new kale. Anyway, whatever the saying is, ours is definitely not our mother’s midlife. (Imagine never having to envy your friends’ frozen foreheads or wonder if you’re too old to wear skinny jeans. We could just chain-smoke unfiltered Camels all day and watch soaps in our big old polyester Mrs. Roper dresses. How awesome would that be?) Today’s midlife can be a confusing minefield of mixes messages and ridiculous rules. Here’s how to navigate it:

Forget about running with bulls. You don’t really have to do this.Oh, you have to act like you want or plan to—by putting it on your Bucket List™, which apparently is a midlife requisite or rite of passage, but I’m pretty sure nobody ever checks those things. If pressed, you can always say you did it, and it was really f*cking scary/exhilarating/rewarding. Done.

Dress your age. According to the internet, this means anyone over forty should avoid shorts, cowboy boots, miniskirts, ripped jeans, sweats, sequins, zebra stripes and low-cut necklines. (*I can only assume the internet means all together because what the hell is left?)

Purge your house of magnifying mirrors. God is starting to take away your close-up vision for a reason, honey. Do not thwart Her efforts with this Tool of the Devil. Everything looks better now from a fuzzy distance, ideally softly-lit by candlelight and a slight buzz. Trust me on this.

If you hate your kids’ music, act like you love it. Bust that Macklemore all day, every day. The minute you deem something cool, it will be automatically branded “douche-y,” “lame” or both and removed from the rotation. Sweet silence! (Too bad our ears don’t go as quickly as our eyes.)

Don’t have an affair. Just don’t. It’s cliché and stupid and messy and expensive and let me remind you, would almost certainly necessitate getting naked in front of somebody totally new, which is a move best played only as a very-last resort.

Discover self-tanner. Picture yourself in a pair of unlined, sheer, skin-tight white pants. Sit with that image for a sec. Now mentally take them off and slip into a pair of sleek, perfectly-fitting black slacks. That’s what a nice fake tan does for your naked bod.

Announce your every intention. If you’re like me, fifty-seven times a day you march purposely into another room to do, retrieve or accomplish something ostensibly Very Important… only to find yourself having no idea what you came in there for. I have now started narrating my actions (“going to get milk… looking for the remote control… making sure I put the lube away…”). It’s that or move to a one-room studio apartment. Your call.

Quit complaining about how tired you are. It’s exhausting and nobody wants to hear it anymore. We’re all tired. Embrace it. Tired is the new black!

Spanx. I think this one is self-explanatory.

If you think you drink too much, you probably do. That’s not really a tip, sorry. Wait, what was I saying?

 

 About Jenna McCarthy

Jenna McCarthy is an internationally published writer, TED speaker, former radio personality and the author of several books including the brand new I’ve Still Got It, I Just Can’t Remember Where I Put It: Awkwardly True Tales from the Far Side of Forty. Her work has appeared in more than sixty magazines, on dozens of web sites and in several anthologies including the popular Chicken Soup series. (She doesn’t like to brag, but her TED talk on marriage currently has more than two million views.) Jenna likes it when you like her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter. You can read about the time she was escorted out of her office by a cop and see her in the bathtub by visiting www.jennamccarthy.com.

Thanks to the people at BERKLEY I have 1 COPY to give away!

Contest is open to anyone over 18 years old
with a US or Canadian mailing address.

Duplicate entries will be deleted. Void where prohibited.

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Posted in Literary Escapes Reviews 2014

Review – Shadow Catcher by James R. Hannibal

I recently received Shadow Maker (Nick Baron Series), the second book in this series for review. I emailed the publicist and told him I prefer to read series in order if possible and he was wonderful and sent me this book to review too!

shadow catcherShadow Catcher: A Novel
(Nick Baron Series)

First Book In Series
Suspense/Thriller
The Berkley Publishing Group (October 1, 2013)
Published by The Penguin Group
Trade Paperback: 368 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0425266878
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Over ten years ago, Air Force major Nick Baron was part of a failed special ops mission that left a B-2 stealth bomber at the bottom of the Persian Gulf. Now, leading his men—the Triple Seven Chase team—Baron must find the bomber and dispose of it for good before any unfriendly nation can steal the onboard technology for its own purposes. But as the team embarks on its mission, there are greater dangers waiting.

When the CIA intercepts a call signal from an operative in China long thought dead, the Triple Seven Chase team is given the perilous task of retrieving the lone soldier from deep within the Chinese wilderness. There is only one plane for such a dangerous mission: the Shadow Catcher, a plane with capabilities beyond anything that has ever flown.

What Baron and his men don’t know is that the enemy is already among them—and that the Shadow Catcher itself may be the ultimate prize.

Dollycas’s Thoughts

I have Mr. James R. Hannibal to thank for a heck of a book hangover. I started reading this book and couldn’t put it down.

James R. Hannibal is a veteran combat pilot with Top Secret clearance from the U.S. government and he writes what he knows and he does it really well. The thing I really appreciated was this story is written for people like me and the military jargon was kept to a minimum. My husband enjoys Tom Clancy but his stories sometimes read like a military handbook and fail to keep my interest. That is not the case at all with Shadow Catcher. The author had me from page one and held on tight to the very last word.

The book starts out with a prologue from 1988 and then goes into the story in 2013 so you know these things are going to connect and with some very clever twists that is exactly what happens.

Hannibal has created some very engaging characters. Their back stories are meshed into the plot effortlessly. This reader came to care about them very quickly.

The story moves at a breakneck speed so don’t pick it up thinking you are going to read just a chapter or two at a time. It just won’t happen.

a perfect escape5 STARFISH

Dollycas
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To find out more about James R. Hannibal and his books visit his webpage here.

I will be reviewing Shadow Maker next week!!

 

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Spotlight/Giveaway: Helsinki Blood by James Thompson

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Helsinki Blood
(An Inspector Vaara Novel)

4th in Series
Paperback: 352 pages
Publisher: Berkley Trade (March 4, 2014)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0425264610
ISBN-13: 978-0425264614

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The exceptional fourth thriller in the Edgar–nominated Kari Vaara series.

Kari Vaara is recovering from the physical and emotional toll of solving the Lisbet Söderlund case when he’s approached with a plea: an Estonian woman begs him to find her daughter, Loviise, a young woman with Down syndrome who was promised work and a better life in Finland . . . and has since disappeared.

One more missing girl is a drop in the barrel for a police department that is understaffed and overburdened, but for Kari, the case is personal: it’s a chance for redemption, to help the victims his failed black-ops unit was intended to save, and to prove to his estranged wife, Kate, that he’s still the man he once was. His search will lead him from the glittering world of Helsinki’s high-class clubs to the darkest circles of Finland’s underground trade in trafficked women . . . and straight into the path of Loviise’s captors, who may be some of the most untouchable people in the country.

Praise for Helsinki Blood

“Thompson has absorbed enough cold, dark atmosphere for a spot on the roster of top Nordic crime writers.”—The New York Post

“A tough book, beautifully and hauntingly told.”—The Denver Post

“Compelling…Thompson draws on his long residence in Finland to convincingly portray a grungy northern underworld.”—Publishers Weekly

“Unique and jolting…Equal measures of violence, detection, pathos, blood…and finally sweet redemption.”—C.J. Box, New York Times bestselling author of Force of Nature and Breaking Point

“Like the books of the late Stieg Larsson, Thompson’s reflect the gray cold of Nordic winters…But Thompson’s books move more quickly (and violently) than Larsson’s.”—St. Louis Post-Dispatch

“I can’t get enough of this author. No one writes noir better, Nordic or otherwise.”—Leighton Gage, author of Blood of the Wicked

“Kentucky native Thompson has created in Kari a hero as dyspeptic as Kurt Wallender and as prone to vigilante justice as Harry Hole.”—Kirkus Reviews

“I can’t get enough of this author. No one writes noir better, Nordic or otherwise.”—Leighton Gage, author of Blood of the Wicked

“Unique and jolting…Equal measures of violence, detection, pathos, blood…and finally sweet redemption.”—C.J. Box, New York Times bestselling author of Force of Nature and Breaking Point

“Helsinki Blood is as dark and bracing as a Nordic winter…Kari Vaara blasts other maverick cops out of the (icy) water.”—M.J. McGrath, author of Blood of the Wicked

 

Thanks to the people at Penguin I have 1 copy of Helsinki Blood to give away!

Contest is open to anyone over 18 years old
with a US or Canadian mailing address.

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