Monthly Archives: September 2015

Coming Soon… The MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories

~ Sherlock Holmes Month at Tip the Wink ~ Note – this was a Kickstarter Project, of which I am a backer. From the Kickstarter page: The MX Book of New Sherlock Holmes Stories This is the largest collection of … Continue reading

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Two Granada Holmes watched

~ Sherlock Holmes Month at Tip the Wink ~ We watched the first two of the Granada Television episodes of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes last night, “Scandal in Bohemia” and “The Dancing Men”. There star Jeremy Brett, my favorite of … Continue reading

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Current Reading, August 31-September 6 – Sherlock Holmes Month begins

Sherlock Holmes month begins at Tip the Wink! I’ve been in the mood to read Sherlock Holmes for a couple of months, and have been dipping into the canon with The Adventures. After finishing Michael Dirda’s On Conan Doyle I wanted to read more Doyle, so last week … Continue reading

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ffb: Reunion on Neverend

this is the 187th in my series of forgotten or seldom read books Reunion on Neverend by John E. Stith, Tor 1994 paperback, science fiction – crime This was a book I bought whilst browsing in a brick-and-mortar bookstore, and the purchase was … Continue reading

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Things Arrive From Time To Time

I don’t buy as much as I once did, but things do come in. Here are two from the last week or two. Baldwin The Brave and Other Tales by David Peterson [Archaia Publishing, 2014 hardcover] – graphic novel / … Continue reading

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