Author: Nancy Currie


Adventure is a Tonic for Our Bitter Times

June 19, 2017 |
The Adventures of John Carson in Several Quarters of the World is the book Robert Louis Stevenson (The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Treasure Island) always wanted to write but never did. Keep Reading »

Spirited Offerings

June 5, 2017 |
Publishers have rediscovered wine this year, with several very drinkable offerings, including Cork Dork by Bianca Bosker and In Vino Duplicitas by Peter Hellman (due out in July). Cork Dork is billed as “a wine-fueled Keep Reading »

Still Jonesing for True Blood? Meet Midnight, Texas.

May 22, 2017 |
Still jonesing after Sookie Stackhouse since the book series ended in 2013 and the TV tie-in ended in 2014? Well, Charlaine Harris is back with with a new series featuring Francois Arnaud in the starring role as Keep Reading »

Supreme Thrills for the Outsider

May 15, 2017 |
Drowning in debt after graduating from a 4th-tier law school, Grayson Hernandez takes the only job he can find as a messenger for the Supreme Court. His name says it all; Hispanic in a preppie Keep Reading »

Could you be standing next to the love of your life?

May 1, 2017 |
Have you ever caught a stranger’s eye for a moment too long and wondered, “What if…?” What if the person you’re looking for is standing right next to you, and you don’t even know it? Keep Reading »

The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

April 17, 2017 |
With only a library book as his guide, fourteen-year-old William changed his life forever. William Kamkwamba used junk parts and an amazing imagination to build the windmill he read about for his Malawian village, harnessing Keep Reading »

How Can a Bright, Shining Star Just Disappear?

April 10, 2017 |
Mix the rich intrigue of Kate Atkinson with the spirited heart of Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand and you get this sparkling debut of a strange group of unrelated Londoners searching for a missing American actress. Iolanthe Green Keep Reading »

The Keeper of Lost Things

April 3, 2017 |
Lime green plastic flower-shaped hair bobbles – Found, on the playing field, Derrywood Park, 2nd September Bone china cup and saucer – Found, on a bench in Riveria Public Gardens, 31st October. Do you ever Keep Reading »

“Luke lied. You lied. Be at the funeral.”

March 27, 2017 |
These eight words will change everything for Agent Aaron Falk when summoned by the father of his former best friend. It appears Luke went on a rampage, murdering his wife, son and then himself. Falk Keep Reading »