Book Reviews by Patty Crane

The Consultant by Tj O'Connor

Tj O’Connor is a former government anti-terrorism agent. He…

Breaker's Reef by Terri Blackstock

In our reviews the library staff often mention the variety of…

Bluff by Jane Stanton Hitchcock

If you’ve ever taken a writing course you’ve heard ‘write…

Thyme of Death by Susan Wittig Albert; Blood Oath by Linda Fairstein; Justice in Plain Sight by Dan Bernstein

Although not by conscious choice, most of my reading lately has…

The Burglar by Thomas Perry

Thomas Perry’s latest novel, The Burglar, has many of the elements…

Thanks a Thousand: a Gratitude Journey by A. J. Jacobs

  The latest book by A. J. Jacobs, Thanks a Thousand:…

Gone to Dust by Matt Goldman, Sweet Tea and Sympathy by Molly Harper, Deadly Proof by Rachel Dylan

Lately I've been reading random things that catch my eye.  Some…

The Perfect Stranger by Megan Miranda

I recently finished the Stella Crown mysteries by Judy Clemens.…

Only Child by Rhiannon Navin

First graders huddled in a closet listening to the pop, pop,…

It's All Relative: Adventures Up and Down the World's Family Tree by A. J. Jacobs

A. J. Jacobs has amused and informed us by living for a year…

Manhattan Beach by Jennifer Egan

Jennifer Egan began the research for her latest book years ago.…