Reading Group News +

First, thanks for the excellent write-up re the history of the Plunderers – a beloved group here on the blog … Read More

Happy Thanksgiving!

Rick Torres crouched under a strip of tape, came toward us, shook hands with Bernie. “Hey, Chet,” he said, and … Read More

No Post Today

Exigencies intruded – which I’m partly saying because how often can you bump the Latin Ex and In together in … Read More

Yay, Plunderers!

One of the blessings of this job is the relationships that develop both with the readers and between the readers. … Read More

Labor, Love

Re yesterday’s post on A Cat Was Involved, reader Kevin Hopps writes: “Read this right after Dog On It… loved … Read More


Sunday is for beginnings when we take a look at the start of a Peter Abrahams novel including those written … Read More

Tiny Tim

Yes, Tiny Tim was the answer to yesterday’s pop quiz regarding why I chose the name Timmy for a character … Read More

Pop Quiz

How about a pop quiz today? By now some of you have read Up On The Woof Top, the new … Read More


… an amazing story.

A Thing of Beauty

This, from a group of readers known as the Plunderers, hangs on my office wall. There are blessings in this … Read More