Book Review and Giveaway: Purgatory Chasm

Guest review by Austin Morgan Steve Ulfelder’s Purgatory Chasm is a great way to start off a writing career.  I get to read a lot of debut novels, frequently before they are published.  I feel this gives me more experience in identifying some of the foibles new authors frequently work through in the first books.  […]

Book Review and Giveaway: The Calling a DC Gary Goodhew Mystery

Guest review by Austin Morgan Since Karin Slaughter’s Fallen did not quench my need for a good mystery (see the review) I tried again, with far more success. DC Gary Goodhew is a traditional police procedural protagonist.  He is thorough, dependable, quirky and very likeable.  He also lives in Cambridge, England.  If you were wondering […]

Book Review and Giveaway: Fallen

Guest review by Austin Morgan I have been in the mood for a good mystery so I decided to sign up for’s First Reads.  This is a great service in which you can sign up to receive books either before or just after they are released.  The first book I received was Karin Slaughter’s […]