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April 10th 2010
This looks to be an interesting site Malinche Entertainment publisher of interactive fiction books. Browse and explore the site for your favorite genre and take part in the story!

April 7th
Raymond E Feist Has done it again - with his "Demonwar Saga" first volume "Rides A Dread Legion. Go to his page here to see my assessment.

Just received an email from John Lescroat about a new crime anthology "Hook, Line and Sinister" - sounds like just the thing to take fishing with you and when they aren't biting! It's edited by T Jefferon Parker and includes contributions by Lescroart and Michael Connelly.

Feb 11th
From our partner garden site - they are having a special pre-launch offer for the garden coaching program - for details and EOI go to Better House and Garden

And/orYou might prefer their new e-book "Expert Gardening Solutions" which is finally online and at a low price for a limited time - recommended to get in before it goes up. 140+ pages of good info.If you take on the one on one coaching the e-book comes with it!

Feb 10th
Valentine's Day is just around the corner - so how long is it since you sent flowers to someone you care about?

Take advantage and do it now with Flowers Across America

Two good reads: From David StoneThe Echelon DeceptionThe Orpheus DeceptionThe Venetian Judgment - haven't read this yet! Waiting for the paperback

Have you got your Kindle e-book reader yet?Kindle DX Wireless Reading Device (9.7" Display, Global Wireless, Latest Generation)29th January I can't believe it's a month since I updated! LOL

Just saw on her Facebook that Sharon Kay Penman;s "Devils Brood" is now available as an e-book. E-books are such a good idea - you can load up a heap of books and take them with you on any trip without making the suitcase too heavy or overloaded.

If you didn't get one for Christmas - get your own now at Amazon - you won't regret it

Kindle DX Wireless Reading Device (9.7" Display, Global Wireless, Latest Generation)

John Lescroart's "Treasure Hunt" debuted in the top 10 On the New York Times list.Michael Connelly's "The Scarecrow" is now on release as a paperback. he is also writing "The Reversal" - teaming Harry Bosch with Mickey Haller.

29th December
I hope everyone had a joyful Christmas with family and friends.

Holiday reading: James Lee Burke's "Swan Peak" - recommended.The Magician's Apprentice" by Trudi Canavan - promises to be a good series.

My FREE e-book on gardening - CLICK HERE

12th December
Have you bought all your Christmas gifts yet - why not include in someones Xmas stocking a CD of the wondrous discovery Susan Boyle? At Discount Prices

2nd December
Just updated the featured author page Featured Authors

Christmas Shop the fun way via Dubli

November 12th
Have just added some Gardening Books - more will be added as time goes by.

November 5th
The new Book of the Month is "Treasure Hunt" by John Lescroart who also is the Featured Writer for November.

October 27th
just Posted - a copy of my Gardening Review e-book - grab a FREE copy on this pageClick on the image of A Gardening Review

October 23rd
HAVE BOOKS WILL TRAVEL - Have you got your Amazon's Kindle Reading Device from Amazon yet. There are two versions available, including an international one. Check it all out here.Please remember any purchasing done through my link helps keep this site afloat.The first of the Featured Authors will be Sharon Kay Penman in November

October 17th - Book of the Month page launched: features Nine Dragons by Michael Connelly Click for Book of the Month

Re-vamp Update 14th October
Finally getting this done - it's a big job as there are so many links in here that have to be deleted or altered etc.

The new additions will be;
Book of the Month (hopefully for all main categories (sci fi crime etc)Featured Author: interviews and or commentaryBooks To MoviesAudio Books

You can also keep updated on my blog Click here

25th September 2009
Time has flown by again - but I have made a start on updating this site....with the e-bookstore.

Any suggestions are welcome.

Books read lately and recommended are:
"The Dead Sit In A Ring" by David Lawrence (A Brit crime thriller)
"Brother Grimm" by Craig Russell - crime thriller set in Germany

Am still re-reading Harlan Coben's books - I do like his "Myron Bolitar" character and the tongue in the cheek, wry humour - very pleasurable reading

NEW OFFER: Anyone who would like their own page - to promote their business or products or ideas - let me know - minimal charge or a swop of links will do it 4th November
4 British Crime Writers added John Burdett, Mark Billingham, Ian Rankin, Michael Dobbs

22nd October

A new page in Crime USA - James Patterson, John Connolly and Harlan Coben - Murder Mystery Writers

Also the was a new page added to Crime USA for those great crime thriller writers:
Dennis Lehane, Robert Crais, Lee Childs, John Sandford, Ed McBain

ANNOUNCEMENT: Sharon Kay Penman's eagerly awaited Devil's Brood is now available (October 08) See Historical Fiction S K Penman

NOTE ALSO: The Brass Verdict by Michael Connelly is now available

20th September

Added to Books2die4 section "Bryce Courtenay's wonderful The Power of One - and his other novels.

19th September

Added to Fantasy section: "Fantasy and Films"

15th September

Added to Crime Thrillers USA ... crime thrillers page: Ed McBain; Lee Childs; John Sandford; Robert Crais, Dennis Lehane

13th September

Added to ESL English section:

    Commonly Confused Words

and the difference between proverbs, idioms,slang and so on

31st August - 3rd September Added to Historical Fiction section:

Ancient World Page:

Nicholas Nicastro's "Empire of Ashes" and "Sparta"

Scott Oden's "Memnon"

Updated On the Trojan War Page:

Lindsay Clarke (The War at Troy and Return from Troy)

Sarah B Franklin (Daughter of Troy)

Adele Geras (Troy)

25th August: Added: Page on historical novels about the Trojan War: authors - Linday Clarke, Adele Geras, Margaret George, Colleen McCullough, David Gemmell, Valerio Massimo Manfredi.

23rd August: Fantasy Writers Tom Deitz and Terry Brooks added.

22nd August: Sitemap added

18th August: Share this Site page added ...includes info on how to build your own site - for a hobby or income.

13th August ... David Gemmell added to Fantasy

Broken Links fixed (to date)

arry Potter, LOTR and the Wheel of Time added to Fantasy

12th August .. Tips for ESL English added...American versus British English; Homonyms et al. More to be added gradually.

CONTACT Forms .... ADDED !!! go to "have Your Say" page and follow the options links. Your comments, questions are welcome - plus any articles you may like to offer.The readers forum is not ready yet.

Added in 10th August: Margaret Weis & Tracy Hickman (Sci fi and Fantasy)

dded on 1st - 7th August

Historical Fiction:

  • Margaret Yourcenar, Mary Renault, Margaret George
  • The Ancient World - Alexander the Great and Troy

Crime Thrillers USA - James Lee Burke

Fantasy Novels: Orson Scott Card

30th July 2008: Fantasy: Raymond E Feist page added

27th July 2008: Sci Fi: Orson Scott Card page added

26th July 2008: Historical: Sharon Kay Penman page added

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