Tag: book club

The Machine Murders: Island Buoys by CJ Abazis (Book Review #1203)

Island Buoys is a technothriller crime story. The tale begins with a series of murders taking place on the island of Mykonos. Mano Manu is there for a wedding but then gets involved in figuring out who the killer is as the murderer abducts… Continue Reading “The Machine Murders: Island Buoys by CJ Abazis (Book Review #1203)”

Thank you! 4000 Followers

Review Tales is thrilled to have reached this outstanding milestone of having more than 4,000 followers on WordPress.We would like to give a huge thanks to everyone who follows our page and shares/comments on our content. We appreciate your support and enjoy engaging with… Continue Reading “Thank you! 4000 Followers”

Don’t Touch That! by James Scott

As I said in earlier posts, believability is one of the three most important things for successful SciFi writing.  You got to think that what the person is doing in the story is something you might do in the same situation.   Or better still,… Continue Reading “Don’t Touch That! by James Scott”

Three Paradoxes Resolved by Writing Novels

My first suspense novel, Shrink Rapt, took me eight years to complete, an arduous and gratifying accomplishment.  As a psychologist, I value life lessons, especially when they come in the form of paradox.  Slogging through to the finish taught me three vital things. 

A Happy Ghost by Karl Kristian Flores

Somewhere in Kentucky Today I breathe in a town I don’t know,
 Whose warm weather is wet and thundering, Whose streetlights droop from wires sinking low, Whose milky life pace keeps me wondering.
 To where I went I did not care—I turned.
 I saw… Continue Reading “A Happy Ghost by Karl Kristian Flores”

The Felled – Never Going Back by Ryan S. Leavitt (Book Review #971)

The felled is the first book in its series. The science fiction story begins 12 years after humans have left Earth. With all residing on a ship called Arqa, their primary mission is to create AI in order to bring about an event hailed… Continue Reading “The Felled – Never Going Back by Ryan S. Leavitt (Book Review #971)”

I am Cuba: Fidel Castro and the Cuban Revolution by Matthew Langdon Cost (Book Review #968)

I am Cuba is a military historical fiction about Fidel Castro’s battle, beginning with such a small army to when he becomes the most powerful man in Cuba.

Writing Unique Phrases by A. Carina Spears

Greetings gentle reader! Welcome to a guest post on writing unique phrases for your world-settings.  I’m A. Carina Spears and I’ll be your guide today!  My works range from horror to romance.  That said, my favorite genre is fantasy.  So let’s examine a quote… Continue Reading “Writing Unique Phrases by A. Carina Spears”

An Interview With David Seaburn

What genre Is Broken Pieces of God? Broken Pieces of God is contemporary literary fiction. Primarily, this means it is a character driven story. What Is the main plot of the book? The main plot revolves around the lives of Eddy and Gayle Kimes… Continue Reading “An Interview With David Seaburn”