Murphy Murphy and the Case of the Serious Crisis by Keith Hirshland

This is a terrific mystery in and of itself, but it is even better if you love wordplay.  There is an underlying theme here that adds a lot of humor and laughter to the story: redundancy.  Murphy Murphy (yep, real name) hates redundancy, and obviously, beginning with his name, there are issues throughout the book.  … Continue reading Murphy Murphy and the Case of the Serious Crisis by Keith Hirshland

Fiery Red Hair: Emerald Green Eyes and a Vicious Irish Temper By Ralph E. Jarrells

It is my personal opinion that you just cannot read enough pirate books.  Set in Charles Town South Carolina in the year 1755 this book is written as a narrative biography.  Anne Bonny, the first female pirate, is telling her granddaughter all about her adventures.  It is a fascinating story about a woman of great … Continue reading Fiery Red Hair: Emerald Green Eyes and a Vicious Irish Temper By Ralph E. Jarrells