House Hunters, Part Deux

August 2, 2009

Tags: House Hunters, New England

With respect to House Hunters, it occurred to me that very few episodes of the show are filmed in New England. (Maybe they have been, and I just haven't seen them.) I wondered why, and the only reason I can think of is that traditional New England residential architecture simply doesn't lend itself to (more…)

House Hunters

August 1, 2009

Tags: House Hunters

I don't have cable. In fact, I no longer have television, since I never bothered to obtain that doohickey that converts analog to digital, or whatever. I do watch a lot of movies on my DVD player, so I'm not that hopelessly out of touch with the zeitgeist, if that's the word I want.

So (more…)

Selected Works

Nonfiction
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--Robert B. Parker
"Taut with suspense...crackles like a bestselling novel." -- Barry Reed, author of The Verdict
Fiction
"Susan Kelly's maiden mystery is fresh and free-spirited with lively characters, snappy dialogue...and a suspenseful plot." -- Washington Post
“Spinetingling... noteworthy... brings the horror of being a victim into sharp focus.”
--Publishers Weekly
“Thought-provoking... a gritty, bittersweet story with added depth and dimension.”
--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"A page-turner with action and suspense." -- SSC Booknews
"A winner for fans of literate, witty mysteries." -- Tony Hillerman
"The Summertime Soldiers has love, sex, and murder and most of all, a heart." -- Boston Herald