• Fred Patten Reviews No Middle Name: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Short Stories Author:  Lee Child Publisher:  Delacorte Press ISBN-10:  0-3995-9357-8 ISBN-13:  978-0-3995-9357-4 Lee Child is the author of 21 Jack Reacher thrillers.  12 reached #1 on the New York Times bestseller list.  All have been optioned for major motion pictures, 2 of which, starring Tom Cruise as […] Fred Patten No responses May 29, 2017
  • Fred Patten Reviews Title: Man Overboard Author: J. A. Jance Publisher: Touchstone/Simon & Schuster ISBN-10: 1-5011-1080-2 ISBN-13: 978-1-5011-1080-1 New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance has been writing murder mysteries since 1985. She currently has three popular series; featuring J. P. Beaumont, a retired police detective; Joanna Brady, an Arizona county sheriff; and Ali Reynolds, a former […] Fred Patten No responses April 20, 2017
  • Fred Patten Reviews Title: Gestapo Mars Author: Victor Gischler Publisher: Titan Books ISBN-10: 1-7832-9735-2 ISBN-13: 978-1-7832-9735-1 Disclosure: A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. Victor Gischler is identified on Wikipedia as […] Fred Patten No responses April 15, 2017
  • Wick Wick Author: Matt Doyle Publisher: Matt Doyle Media.com ISBN:  B011SG7TY0 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. “Wick”, The Spark Form Chronicles Book 1, begins a thousand […] Fred Patten No responses May 8, 2016
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Girls in the High-Heeled Shoes: An Alexander Brass Mystery Author:  Michael Kurland Publisher:  Titan Books ISBN-10:  1-7832-9538-4 ISBN-13:  978-1-7832-9538-8 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. […] Fred Patten No responses February 13, 2016
  • Fred Patten Reviews Storm Front Author: Robert Conroy Publisher: Baen Books ISBN-10: 1-4767-8087-0 ISBN-13: 978-1-4767-8087-0 This is presumably the final novel of Robert Conroy, who died of cancer in December 2014. He was best-known for well-researched alternate-history science fiction: what if the Japanese had invaded Hawaii in World War II? What if Col. George Custer had brought Gatling […] Fred Patten No responses January 25, 2016
  • First in Line! Random House Children’s has an exciting new YA program, FIRST IN LINE, which offers YA readers exclusive advance access to bestselling and debut authors and behind-the-book content! Members receive a monthly newsletter and access to locked sections of the site. This will include special behind-the-book material and author content, such as never-before-seen deleted scenes, extended excerpts, author videos […] Gina Ruiz 2 responses August 24, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews Theodore Roberts & the Key to the Imaginary Door Theodore Roberts & the Key to The Imaginary Door Author:  J. R. Robinson Publisher:  London Publishing/Outskirts Press ISBN-10:  0-5781-5413-7 ISBN-13:  978-0-5781-5413-8 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade […] Fred Patten No responses August 18, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews 1636: The Cardinal Virtues 1636: The Cardinal Virtues Authors: Eric Flint & Walter H. Hunt Publisher: Baen Books ISBN-10: 1-4767-8061-7 ISBN-13: 978-1-4767-8061-0 Eric Flint wrote the science-fiction novel “1632” in 2000. In it, a small modern West Virginia city is sent back in time and space by the mysterious “Ring of Fire” to 1631 [sic.] central Germany, arriving in […] Gina Ruiz No responses August 16, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Temple of Doubt The Temple of Doubt Author:  Anne Boles Levy Publisher:  Sky Pony Press ISBN-10:  1-63220-427-4 ISBN-13:  978-1-63220-427-1 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. This 307-page novel introduces […] Fred Patten No responses August 15, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews Vixen Vixen: A Nameless Detective Novel Author:  Bill Pronzini Publisher:  Forge; a Tom Doherty Associates Book ISBN-10:  0-7653-3568-9 ISBN-13:  978-0-7653-3568-5 Bill Pronzini has been writing a roughly annual “Nameless Detective Novel”, narrated by his now-famous anonymous p.i., since 1971.  This 44th makes this the longest-running private investigator series currently in print.  The book’s personal subplot has […] Fred Patten No responses August 14, 2015
  • Fred Patten Reviews The Empress Game The Empress Game Author:  Rhonda Mason Publisher:  Titan Books ISBN-10:  1-7832-9524-4 ISBN-13:  978-1-7832-9524-1 Disclosure:  A free copy of this book was furnished by the publisher for review, but providing a copy did not guarantee a review. This information is provided per the regulations of the Federal Trade Commission. “The Empress Game” is a taut space-opera […] Fred Patten No responses August 10, 2015