BookScapes: The Last Stone

I write crime fiction, so I read a lot of true crime. I often find the genre difficult, but it’s fascinating at the same time, especially as it has evolved over the last couple of decades. Recently, one of my author colleagues (Leia Francisco) made a distinction between “liking” a book and “appreciating” it. We […]

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Bookscapes: The Pink Suit

I’ve added something new to my new website: a blog called BookScapes. It will include what I’m thinking these days about books, the writing process, and the publishing/book industry. It will also include reviews of books I’m reading or (if they’re still worth thinking about), books I’ve read in the past. I plan to repost […]

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BookScapes: The Real Lolita

Now that the new website is organized and functioning, I’m planning to add something new: reviews of books I’m reading or (if they’re still worth thinking about), books I’ve read in the past. I’m a voracious reader of all kinds of books: genre fiction, literary fiction, nonfiction, and I’ve been reviewing books here and there […]

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