The Paper Bag Christmas by Kevin Alan Milne

The Paper Bag Christmas Kevin Alan Milne Center Street (2008) ISBN 9781599950730 Reviewed by Leslie Granier for Reader Views (12/08)   Set in 1980, “The Paper Bag Christmas” tells the story of two brothers, Aaron and Molar (ages eleven and nine, respectively), who are taken to the mall to give their Christmas lists to Santa.  … More The Paper Bag Christmas by Kevin Alan Milne

Probable Claws (Theda Krakow Mystery) by Clea Simon

Probable Claws (Theda Krakow Mystery) Clea Simon Poisoned Pen Press (2009) ISBN 9781590585641 Reviewed by Leslie Granier for Reader Views (12/08)   Theda Krakow is a freelance writer who covers up-and-coming bands to give them much needed exposure.  When the newspaper she writes for begins making changes, she must widen her range of subject matter.  … More Probable Claws (Theda Krakow Mystery) by Clea Simon