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My Tribute to James Thompson: A Fine Noir Writer I Admire, A Mentor and Friend I Shall Miss

I have never met Jim in person. Yet I know him, and he knew me. Jim and I first ‘met’ on GoodReads in a group called Scandinavian and Nordic Crime Fiction, around this time in 2011. Since then, we have … Continue reading

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The Dinner – Disturbing, yet Dangerously Addictive

I bought the book only a couple of weeks ago, largely because it was set in Amsterdam, a city I adore. From the blurb I knew that there was a crime committed somewhere so it fell nicely in the genre … Continue reading

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#Books, #Movies, and an Incredible Wide Choice of #Genres

Picking up a book to read, to me, used to be easy and straight forward. I would saunter into a book store, browsing through the colourful shelves at the Fiction section, or display stands, following my approval of the attractive … Continue reading

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Another Year of an #IndieAuthor’s Life: #Reading, #Writing & #Friendships

Yes, it’s that time of the year again – TIME to reflect on the year 2013, its ups and downs, good and bad, achievements and failings, and more importantly look forward to a New Year. It’s not just getting older … Continue reading

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