“Adventures of Columbus Daniel” by Columbus Daniel

Adventures of Columbus Daniel Columbus DanielOutskirts Press (2020)ISBN 9781977209023Reviewed by Sheri Hoyte for Reader Views (1/21) “Adventures of Columbus Daniel” written by Columbus Daniel is a fictionalized memoir of sorts, though the author does note that some of the stories are written as fact. The book, fairly short with just over 50 pages, takes readers … More “Adventures of Columbus Daniel” by Columbus Daniel

“The Senator’s Suitcase” by Mitch Engel

This isn’t the average fill-in-the-blank political intrigue novel. Really, at its core, is a story about family, character, and truth. They say the truth shall set you free, but is it a truth that Troy wants to know? Engel crafts this story with the right balance of drama, suspense, and mystery, putting you in the main character’s shoes from the beginning, wisely choosing first-person POV. … More “The Senator’s Suitcase” by Mitch Engel

“The Syncopated Heart” by Douglas J. Keeling

“The Syncopated Heart” by Douglas J. Keeling, is a well-paced mystery with accessible characters, interesting settings, and a riveting plot. Sometimes international suspense thrillers can get bogged down in too many subplots or unbelievable circumstances, but this book is the perfect example of how to do it right. … More “The Syncopated Heart” by Douglas J. Keeling

“Kamikaze: A Novel of the Mongol Invasions of Japan” by Jeanne Blanchet

A story set during the reign of Mongol overlord Kublai Khan. “Kamikaze: A Novel of the Mongol Invasions of Japan” could have easily been written as a straight history, but I think that by twisting it just slightly so as to make it a work of fiction, Blanchet is able to appeal to a wider range of readers. … More “Kamikaze: A Novel of the Mongol Invasions of Japan” by Jeanne Blanchet

Quest of the Staff and the Sword by T.K. Kohl

“Quest of the Staff and the Sword” is an epic fantasy adventure by T.K. Kohl. While relaxing at home with his wife, world-renowned archaeologist Dr. Henry Jedidiah answers the phone to his good friend Mike Gideon, who hurriedly requests he take an important trip to the country of Peru. Dr. Jedidiah and his wife are well-respected around the globe as experts on ancient artifacts. … More Quest of the Staff and the Sword by T.K. Kohl