… the Georgia gal whose sassy southernisms and love of good chocolate and food make some great mysteries? Savannah Reid stars in A Decadent Way to Die*, the sixteenth book in the series by G. A. McKevett.
… the “Little Endless” – childlike versions of the characters from Sandman? In Delirium’s Party* by Jill Thompson, Delirium wants to cheer up her sister Despair. She decides to throw a big party and invite all of their siblings.
… Christmas with a twist? Connie Willis collects eight of her short stories to make Miracle, and other Christmas stories. These stories take a slightly twisted look at the holiday season, both religious and secular. Mary and Joseph take a wrong turn through a modern church on the way to Bethlehem. People get what they
… the latest murders in Reno Nevada? Straight from today’s newspaper headlines, Murder Unleashed* by Rita Mae Brown tells an intriguing story about today’s banking crisis and all of the homes that are in foreclosure, specifically in Reno Nevada.
…the beginning of the ends? Michael Ian Black and Kevin Hawkes’Chicken Cheeks takes a straight-forward look at the backside of a variety of animals. As the animals stack themselves into a tower, children will learn their names and socially-acceptable te
… the greatest thief who ever lived? In The Lies of Locke Lamora*, Scott Lynch brings to life a surreal world of con artists and thieves. This world holds great treasures and shocking dangers, nobles and assassins, magic both beautiful and deadly.