• 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
  • Fred Patten Reviews Who Let the Dog Out? Who Let the Dog Out? Author:  David Rosenfelt Publisher:  Minotaur Books ISBN-10:  1-2500-5533-4 ISBN-13:  978-1-2500-5533-0 This 13th in the series of Andy Carpenter murder mysteries by David Rosenfelt is both more of the same and the taut puzzler that Rosenfelt’s fans have come to expect.  Neither they, nor the readers new to this series, will […] Fred Patten No responses August 3, 2015