Deanna Raybourn – The BOLO Books Interview

From The Booking Desk:

I am thrilled to welcome Deanna Raybourn to BOLO Books for this launch day interview. The first novel is her new Victorian mystery series, A Curious Beginning, is out today. If you missed my spoiler-free review of this wonderful series debut, check it out here.

Also, if you have not read Deanna’s Lady Jane Grey mysteries, be sure to check them out as well. You won’t be sorry.

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BOLO – Week of August 30, 2015

From The Booking Desk:

This week’s list of books to be on the look out for is chock-full of gems. I usually try to limit this list to 3-4 titles, but this week, I had to extend it to 6 titles because of the high-quality releases making their way into the world.  Enjoy!

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Idyll Threats – The BOLO Books Review

In just three years, Seventh Street Books has assembled a stellar roster of authors. Winning awards and attracting critical praise, their authors have turned this imprint into the place to go for solid, literary crime fiction. Even their debut authors – such as Lori Rader-Day and Allen Eskens – begin their careers writing polished and exciting first novels. Add Stephanie Gayle to the ever-growing list of must-read authors published by Seventh Street Books. Her first mystery, Idyll Threats, is an absorbing read. By anchoring the story with a lead character whose voice is rarely heard in crime fiction, Gayle practically insists that reader’s interest be piqued.

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Fortitude – A BOLO Books Television Review

Fortitude is a Sky Atlantic produced television series starring Stanley Tucci, Michael Gambon, Sofie Gråbøl, and Richard Dormer. Season One runs roughly ten hours over the course of 12 episodes.

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BOLO – Week of August 23, 2015

From The Booking Desk:

Two of the authors on this week’s list are legends and hardly need me to mention that their books are coming out – their fans are already eagerly awaiting these novels. The other author on this week’s list is quickly making a name for herself, so don’t forget about her.

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A Curious Beginning –
The BOLO Books Review

Not only is A Curious Beginning the title of the new novel from Deanna Raybourn, but it is also an apt description of this series debut itself. “Curious” not in the way that it is strange or odd – although there are certainly portions that fit those labels – but “curious” in terms of being eager to explore and learn; and of course, “beginning” in the sense that it feels very much like the start of a long acquaintance with Veronica Speedwell.
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