Monthly Archives: December 2010

Christmas post regarding THE FAT MAN

As this is Christmas featuring THE FAT MAN by Ken Harmon seemed the best way to go.  But be warned this is not the usual Christmas book of good cheer and peace on earth.  While it might get to the same end … Continue reading

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Joseph Bastianich, a Smooth but Flavorful Italian Wine Tour Guide

GRANDI VINI: an opinionated tour of Italy’s 89 finest wines a guide that reads like a collection of non-fiction stories.  Bastianich is able to access places that are off the beaten track and share stories behind the grapes, wineries and wines that are … Continue reading

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Three best-selling authors present their books picks on The Today Show

Three best-selling authors Patricia Cornwell, Warren Brown and Jonathan Adler present holiday picks by other authors.  If you saw the segment on the show this morning, please click on the link at the end of this post because there are more … Continue reading

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Debbie Macomber and Hallmark Remember Christmas Spirit

CALL ME MRS. MIRACLE this year’s offering in another collaboration between author Debbie Macomber and the Hallmark Channel. Doris Roberts brings Macomber’s character Mrs. Miracle to life once again, the role seems just perfect for her.  If this recipe sounds familiar last year … Continue reading

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A New Series from Janet Evanovich

For fans of the Stephanie Plum series by Janet Evanovich, you know those are the numbered books like ONE FOR THE MONEY to SIZZLING SIXTEEN and then there are the between the numbers books like PLUM SPOOKY, we were treated to a … Continue reading

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James Patterson’s SUNDAYS AT TIFFANY’S comes to the small screen

Tonight, Monday, December 6th, is the premiere of SUNDAYS AT TIFFANY’S a modern-day fairytale on Lifetime.  Authors James Patterson and Gabrielle Charbonnet have penned a delightful story that seems to be picture perfect story for adaptation to the screen. I for one find it hard to go … Continue reading

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Welcome to POOF…books!

A journey that took longer then expected but it doesn’t matter as now POOF…books! has arrived.  Five years ago when asked what I was going to do with my life now that I was off the road from travel for business I immediately … Continue reading

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