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I'm a writer, technology journalist, mom of two kids and two boxers and one disgruntled semi-retired mini-Schnauzer.

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reviewed Razzmatazz by Christopher Moore (Noir Chronicles, #2)

Christopher Moore: Razzmatazz (2022, HarperCollins Publishers) 4 stars

San Francisco, 1947. Bartender Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin and the rest of the Cookie's Coffee …

Review of 'Razzmatazz' on 'Goodreads'

4 stars

Christopher Moore never disappoints. I was pretty far in before I realized that this was a sequel but it held up fine - no problems following the sequel. It was very educational and funny, which really is my favorite combination.

Delia Owens, Lorenzo F. Díaz: Where The Crawdads Sing (2018, Penguin) 4 stars

For years, rumors of the “Marsh Girl” haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet fishing village. Kya …

Review of 'Where The Crawdads Sing' on 'Goodreads'

3 stars

I listened to the audio book, which was okay but Kia's voice was off-putting to me so that influenced my experience of this book. There was some gorgeous description and writing but overall it didn't live up to the hoopla for me. I'm not sure I'd recommend it but I don't regret listening to it, really. Or maybe what I mean is I think it'd be better read so I do regret listening to it. I really liked the ending.