Monthly Archives: December 2012

Why I'm not a book reviewer

I’m going to be very careful here not to slam those who do review books.  I admire many of them.  They read constantly and have a wide enough repertoire to give them a grand perspective on books. But the contents of a book review is about more than reading.  It’s about the reviewer’s personal history and how it relates to the story.  It’s about her mood at the time of [...]

By |2012-12-27T05:00:02+00:002012|Blog|7 Comments

LOW PRESSURE: a book recommendation

Sandra Brown and I go way back.  We started in the field of romance together, actually met at the first ever Romance Writers of America conference.  We raised our kids, saw them marry and have their own kids at roughly the same time.  Both straying from the romance genre, I entered the field of women’s fiction, while Sandra made her mark writing thrillers. Her novels are beautifully written, exquisitely plotted, [...]

By |2012-12-19T05:00:02+00:002012|Blog|2 Comments