Grantchester – The BOLO Books Television Review

What the dickens? Could there be another new must-watch mystery series? Yes indeed! Grantchester is the latest addition to the Masterpiece Mystery family (airing on PBS) and it is well worth checking out.

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BOLO – Week of January 25, 2105

From The Booking Desk:

After a few weeks heavy with new releases, this week I am only highlighting one.  Rest assured, the future weeks are going to be so filled with great books that you are going to be happy to have a slow week here at the end of January.

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One Step Too Far –
The BOLO Books Review

Tina Seskis is likely a name that is unfamiliar to readers. Her debut novel, One Step Too Far, made a splash when released in the UK and is now finally making its way to the States. This psychological thriller will appeal to fans of complex and realistic domestic tales shrouded in mystery.
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The Staircase – The BOLO Books Documentary Review

The Staircase is a documentary directed by Academy Award-winning director Jean-Xavier de Lestrade. The version I watched was from the Sundance Channel DVD collection, as it was very difficult to find viewing options for this on any streaming services. If you are a fan of documentaries, this one is well worth adding to your collection.

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BOLO – Week of January 18, 2015

From The Booking Desk:

2015 continues, with some more excellent book releases.  If the year continues in this way, it’s going to be really difficult to narrow down a Top Reads list this year.  Be on the Look Out for these books this week.

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Fear the Darkness –
The BOLO Books Review

Becky Masterman’s debut novel Rage Against the Dying was published in 2013 to little fanfare. The critical response was immediately positive, causing readers to begin to discover this new talent. Eventually, the novel started to rack up award nominations and wins which brings us to January 2015, when Masterman’s second novel, Fear the Darkness, is one of the most eager awaited titles of the season.

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