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Review: Ganesha’s Temple (The Temple Wars #1) by Rohit Gaur

Ganesha's Temple

★★★★½ Ganesha’s Temple by Rohit Gaur is a masterful and meaningful adventure. Escapism is one of the basic reasons why people read, so books that transport readers to completely new worlds, or rarely seen corners of this one, are particularly compelling. Ganesha’s Temple by Rohit Gaur is the first installment of a brilliant new series that perfectly blends mysticism and ... Read More »

Review: Roots Entwine by Victoria Bastedo

Roots Entwine by Victoria Bastedo

★★★★ Doing one small thing can make a world of difference, if it’s the right thing. Roots Entwine by Victoria Bastedo is an entertaining and heartfelt young adult fantasy adventure. 15-year-old Joaquin is different. When just a baby his family decides to keep him hidden from the people in town. Joaquin can hear a man’s heart beating a half a ... Read More »

The Adventure of Writing a Memoir – When All Balls Drop


When you see the word ‘adventure,’ you probably think of action, travel, and the outdoors. You don’t naturally think of writing. However, I beg to defer.  I define adventure as something new, challenging, and perhaps frightening. In almost all cases, it’s all consuming. Deciding to do it and then executing it despite the fear is what makes it an adventure. ... Read More »

Review: James Clyde and the Diamonds of Orchestra by Colm McElwain

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James Clyde and the Diamonds of Orchestra is a wonderful addition to the young adult fantasy adventure genre. The story is entertaining, fast-paced, and imaginative. James Clyde, an orphan, along with his two friends, Ben and Mary Forester, must safeguard a magical diamond from an evil man dressed in black. In order to protect the diamond, the children need to ... Read More »

Review: A Change in Management by RJ Johnson

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RJ Johnson’s Change in Management: A Jim Meade Martian PI Novel, is an interesting mix of science fiction and detective story. Jim Meade, a Runabout, doesn’t have much going for him. He has no money and is trying to make ends meet by competing in Zero-G fights. These contests, which often result in death, entertain the colonists on Mars. Meade ... Read More »

Review: Voodoo Gold by James H. Jenks


Imagine that you are nearing forty with a wife and kids. Now, envision that even though you aren’t a professional soldier, you’ve signed up more than once for the Army Reserves. The first time you signed the dotted line was to pay for school. Then you resigned to help pay the bills after college. What may have seemed like easy money has now landed ... Read More »