It’s Monday, What Are You Reading? (Sept. 6th)


This week I reread Mark of the Demon by Diana Rowland. This is  a good paranormal police procedural that involves the hunt for a serial killer. I rarely reread book, so I was surprised to find myself caught up in the action all over again. This is the first book in a series and is set in Louisiana. Diana is a friend of mine and if you haven’t checked out her books, you should.  Visit:

And speaking of writer friends… Another dear friend and local author Pamela Binning Ewen‘s title The Secret of the Shroud just hit the shelves on September 1st. She is currently touring, so if you see her out and about say hi. She’s a great lady.

Reading (or should I say rereading):

Blood of the Demon by Diana Rowland — This is book two. Book three comes out in January.

Trouble in Triplicate by Rex Stout — I finished the first “case”, there are three stories in this book, and I loved it! The plot felt familiar so I am thinking they used it for the A&E TV show. I am such a Nero Wolfe fan, I have the whole series on DVD, lots of old radio programs on CD, and I am working my way through the novels.

Other News:

The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi won the Hugo Award for best novel. Actually it was a tie, but this is the one I’ve read. I really liked it because it was one of those scifi novels that made me want to dig into some of the idea presented. I talked about it here.

Book links are for Book Depository of which I’m an affiliate. ———————————————————————————————

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading is organized by Sheila over at Book Journey. Be sure to stop by her site and read the great blogs of the other participates.

( On a personal note I’d like to thank St. Jude, St. Rita, the Blessed Mother, and Heavenly Father for all the prayers they’ve answered in the last month and to continue to ask for their help and blessings.)

12 Responses

  1. I have not read any of the books you have read or are planning to read. I hope you have a fabulous week reading and I look forward to your reviews. My Monday is here:

  2. Blood of the Demon looks good 🙂 I’ll have to look into that trilogy!

    Have a great week! Mine is here:

  3. These kind of books are totally new to me. I’ll keep an eye out for your reviews.

    Happy reading this week!

  4. Mark of the Demon looks good and if you already read it once and it still was able to keep you engaged I would say that it high praise. Hope you enjoy your reads this week.

  5. I haven’t read any of these books, but I’ve been seeing The Windup Girl around. Sounds like a good week.

    Thanks for visiting my blog.

  6. I’ve never stopped by before; I’m from Kenner.

  7. I am loving the Jennifer Crusie book! Hope you have a good week. Here is my review for How to Buy A Love Of Reading. If you decide to get it, I would love to hear your thoughts. Like I said….maybe I just didn’t get it.

  8. I came back to say thanks for comment about Teach Me, won’t choose that as the next read.

  9. New titles to me but they must be good as you are moving on with the series. Enjoy!

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