"Another Age" - commercial women's fiction from Hayley Gullen;
"World Without Hope?" - science fiction from C.H.Woodson;
"Space Lawyer For Hire" - adult sf legal thriller from Matt Reardon;
"Cities of Silence" - science fantasy from Colby Weir;
"The House of Ghosts" - historical fiction from Christopher Jory.
Yesterday eve in bed. Himself, reading some book or another. Me, nearly asleep. Himself huffs, and puts the book down.
'This story needs more catflap.'
Now I'm wide awake, thanks. 'Catflap?!?!'
'Yeah, more good stuff, coming and going in the story.'
'You know, that agent and his friends always talk about books needing more catflap.'
'Oh, you mean more "cowbell".'
I'm sorry to hear of the death of one of my writing heroes, Andrea Camilleri, whose Inspector Montalbano crime novels are intriguing fun. He should be one of the patron saints of older writers, for he found fame at the age of 66. Andrea Camilleri obituary