Monthly Archives: May 2011

The Pleasure of My Company by Steve Martin

I absolutely loved this little gem of a novella by Steve Martin.  You would think from the title that it is the autobiography of one of our feline companions.  Daniel Pecan Cambridge, the protagonist, may not be a cat, but … Continue reading

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Dead Reckoning by Charlaine Harris

Charlaine Harris’ eleventh in the Sookie Stackhouse novels was enjoyable if a little light compared to others in the series.  It felt a bit more like setting up for the final books then a story in and of itself.  Not … Continue reading

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The Liam Campbell Mystery Series by Dana Stabenow

I’ve mentioned before how much I love Dana Stabenow’s Kate Shugak series.  When she announced that the Liam Campbell series was available on Kindle, I realized I had not yet dived into that series (although it was on my To … Continue reading

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American Gods by Neil Gaiman

I’m working my way through Neil Gaimon’s bibliography and American Gods is my favorite so far.  It hooked me from the very first paragraph and I had to force myself to put it down at night or I wouldn’t get … Continue reading

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Demon Hunts by C. E. Murphy

I can’t believe I’ve fallen three books behind on my 2011 reading list!  I better get them up before I forget what I have been reading! This is book five in the Walker Papers series about a Seattle detective/mechanic/urban shaman.  … Continue reading

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