Ricochet – May and June 2015

From The Booking Desk:

The last two months have been busy ones here at BOLO Books. I hope that you have enjoyed our content and will keep coming back for frequent visits. Be sure to look over the list in case you missed anything lately. Have a great reading summer!

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Snowblind –
The BOLO Books Review (UK Edition)

Snowblind, the debut English language mystery by Icelandic author Ragnar Jónasson may not have an official domestic release until later this year, but that is not stopping die-hard fans of the genre from hunting down a copy of the novel. Translated to English by Quentin Bates, Snowblind is certain to be the start of a long career for Ragnar Jónasson. In fact, the Dark Iceland series already totals five novels in its native language and the second English title, Nightblind, will be released next year.
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BOLO – Week of June 28, 2015

From The Booking Desk:

There were some landmark decisions made by the United States Supreme Court last week, so we at BOLO Books are still celebrating. It is fitting that there are some great books on this week’s list of new titles to be on the look out for.

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The Warning – A BOLO Books Short Story Review

When it comes to exposing the odd inner workings of the human mind, Sophie Hannah always manages to make the extreme seem much more common place than any of us would like to think. In her new work, The Warning, Sophie Hannah examines the concept of the sociopath from a new angle.

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The Black Hood (Issue Five) –
The BOLO Books Comic Review

Back in March, I posted my first comic review when Dark Circle Comics released the debut issue of The Black Hood. Now, just about five months later, we have reached the end of that first storyline arc. Looking at this work as a whole only further solidifies the fact that with their work on The Black Hood, Duane Swierczynski and Michael Gaydos have added to and altered the legacy of crime fiction comics in a significant way.

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BOLO – Week of June 21, 2015

From The Booking Desk:

This week’s list of books to be on the look out for features a legend, a veteran, and a newcomer. I’d certainly say that’s something for everyone.

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