Rating: 4 stars out of 5 A mother (the Mayor’s daughter) receives a letter threatening to kill her disabled child if she hasn’t left town with the child by a specified date. While her husband doesn’t take the note seriously, the mother does and reports it to her father. With the Mayor’s family involved, the… Continue reading Review: Attachment Strings (Jeff Woods Mystery #1) by Chris T. Kat
Sooooooo, sitting here wondering why I do things that make myself crazy. I’m really not a masochistic sort, occasionally absent minded but truly, people, usually I am a better planner than this. So this week, the alarm people are coming to fix the alarm system that wants to beep, squeak, squeal, or otherwise make high… Continue reading Crazy Week Ahead, Ghoulish Cocktail Recipes, and This Week’s Reviews
June 2013 has come and gone but some of the books I read that month continue to linger in my heart and mind, just some outstanding stories. As always, there is something for everyone here, from contemporary to paranormal books, terrific additions to wonderful series. If you missed them the first time, here is your… Continue reading Scattered Thoughts Book Review Summary for June 2013
Rating: 2.75 stars Zoologists Paul and Noah were brought together by their love of animals and their jobs at the Philadelphia Zoo. But Paul is becoming fed up with Noah’s impulsive nature as well as what Paul sees as unprofessional and dangerous behavior from Noah around the animals he is taking care of – big… Continue reading Review: The Caveman and the Devil by Chris T. Kat
Rating: 4.75 stars Animal Magnetism is an anthology of 15 short stories by 15 wonderful authors of m/m lovers brought together by members of the animal kingdom. It may be a snake called Ganymede or two kittens in need of a home and names. It could be a collection of spiders loose in a basement… Continue reading Review of Animal Magnetism Anthology
Rating: 3 stars Kit Hall, veterinary assistant, leads a life of strict routine that his epilepsy and physician requires of him. Kit has also isolated himself by choice from others with the exception of his sister and the veterinarian he works for. A victim of domestic abuse from his ex, Kit finds himself unwilling to… Continue reading Seizing It by Chris T. Kat
What an outstanding day here in Maryland! Sky is blue, air is cool and crisp, The day will be perfect for turning off the overworked air conditioners and opening the windows. Payment indeed for the 7 tornados and torrents of rain that hit us on Friday. Yes, that was 7 tornados touching down all over… Continue reading The Week Ahead and a Great Recipe for Stuffed Cabbage!