Ron’s #36: Confess, Fletch by Gregory Mcdonald

December 25, 2012 0

Yes, that Fletch, the same character from the 1985 movie with Chevy Chase. After I saw that movie in high school, I read a few of the books on which it was based. Gregory Mcdonald has nine books with Irwin Maurice Fletcher as an investigative reporter sleuthing, disguising, and lying […]

Ron’s #7: Traveler by Ron McLarty

April 18, 2012 0

I loved this book, my second McLarty novel. I read his The Memory of Running a few years ago, and I loved the narrative voice of the main character Smitty in his writing. Traveler is no different. Jono Riley is a semi-failed actor on off-off-Broadway who is called home to […]

Mark’s #1 – The Hangman’s Daughter by Oliver Potzsch

January 16, 2011 1

The Hangman’s Daughter is mystery/thriller and historical fiction set in the Bavarian town of Schongau Germany in the early 1600’s.  This is an interesting and different story, with some fascinating insights into that often brutal world.  As the reader, you get the sense that the setting and background for the book […]

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