Category Archives: Humorous

Man v. Liver, by Neil Hinson & Paul Friedrich (2013)

The Life–and Sometimes Death–of the Party (nb: I received a review copy from the publisher via NetGalley) In my drinking days, I knew a lot of men like “Man.” The synopsis describes him as being, “witty, carefree, and probably not … Continue reading

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Sweet, Decadent, and Fun: “Skinny Bitch in Love,” by Kim Barnouin (2013)

(nb: I received an advance review copy from the publisher via NetGalley) The “opposites attract” leitmotif is a standard in modern fiction. The straight cop ends up with the bumbling private investigator; the rich guy ends up with a streetwalker. … Continue reading

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Unpredictable, by Eileen Cook (2007)

In Eileen Cook’s “Unpredictable,” Sophie Kintock finds herself at a low point. Her boyfriend of six years, Doug, has moved out, and Sophie is having a difficult time letting go. This is why she finds herself in his new, chic … Continue reading

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Heavy Mental: A Clancy Parker Mystery, by P.J. Morse (2012)

Heavy Mental: A Clancy Parker Mystery by P.J. Morse My rating: 4 of 5 stars (NB: I received a review copy of this novel from the publisher) Life isn’t bad for Clancy Parker. It’s a warm October afternoon in San … Continue reading

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If it Bleeds, it Leads, by Amanda M. Lee (2012)

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Truth in Advertising, by John Kenney (2013)

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The Gun Seller, by Hugh Laurie (1996)

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This Is Where I Leave You, by Jonathan Tropper (2009)

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Explosive Eighteen, by Janet Evanovich (2012)

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Paradise Postponed, by John Mortimer (1985)

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