Mysterious Book Report No. 185 – Sometimes the Wolf

By |2016-07-26T06:59:49+00:00July 26th, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

Sometimes the Wolf by Urban Waite Wm Morrow/Harper Collins, $26.99, 277 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-221691-5 Falling from grace, for whatever reason, has been an enduring theme throughout human history and all of world literature. Whether it’s from individual malfeasance, political upheaval or personal relationships gone bad, we humans seem endlessly fascinated when the high and mighty ‘take their licks’ and ‘get theirs.’ Sometimes the Wolf, by up-and-coming author Urban Waite,

Mysterious Book Report No. 116 – The Carrion Birds

By |2016-04-25T07:31:38+00:00April 25th, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

The Carrion Birds by Urban Waite Wm Morrow, $25.99, 265 pages, ISBN 978-0-06-221688-5 A lot of folks in America don’t seem to be aware of it, or maybe they just don’t care since it’s not on their front stoop, but a war unlike any we’ve ever had is raging inside our nation.  It’s called the War on Drugs . . . and we’re losing it.  Certain parts of our

Mysterious Book Report No. 6 – The Terror of Living

By |2015-12-17T08:38:36+00:00December 17th, 2015|Mysterious Book Report|

The Terror of Living  by Urban Waite (Little, Brown, $29.99, 304 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-09789-5) There are exceptions, students and professionals for example, but if you’re like most folks, you read to entertain yourself.  I know I do.  When selecting my next read, I look for reviews, but if they’re not available, I look at the title, the blurbs, or comments by other authors and read the dust jacket to