HNR Issue 59 (February 2012)

Sherlock Holmes and the Ghosts of Bly and Other New Adventures of the Great Detective

By Donald Thomas - Published 2010

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

Sherlock Holmes is up to his pipe stem in the title mystery and three bonus adventures thanks to this recently unearthed Dr. Watson ...Read Review

Slash and Burn

By Colin Cotterill - Published 2011

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

This Doctor Siri Paiboun mystery opens in 1968 when Boyd Bowry, son of a U.S. senator, is presumed dead after the helicopter he ...Read Review

Cherry Tree Lane

By Anna Jacobs - Published 2011

Genres:

Romance

Mattie Willitt hates the idea of marriage to her father’s friend Stan, especially when money will change hands between the two men ...Read Review

Time of Death

By Gary Madden - Published 2011

Genres:

FantasyMystery/Crime

Other than being set in 1952, there really isn’t anything historical about Gary Madden’s debut novel, Time of Death. In fact, this ...Read Review

Netherwood

By Jane Sanderson - Published 2011

Genres:

Saga

Eve Williams is a happily married miner’s wife; her husband works in Lord Netherwood’s coal mine. When tragedy occurs, she is ...Read Review

The Odditorium

By Melissa Pritchard - Published 2012

Genres:

LiteraryShort Stories

The title for The Odditorium fits this slim book of short stories nicely, as most of the tales are indeed quite odd and ...Read Review

Darker Still

By Leanna Renee Hieber - Published 2011

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Inspired by The Picture of Dorian Grey, Darker Still begins a series aimed towards readers ages 12 and over. Mute since witnessing her mother’...Read Review

Explorers of the Nile: The Triumph and Tragedy of a Great Victorian Adventure

By Tim Jeal - Published 2011

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is a story you might think you know already, also thanks to Alan Moorehead’s two books published fifty years ago. However, ...Read Review