January 14

He Should Have Been More Discerning In His Choice of Friends

Mom was right: if you want to be a successful criminal, avoid joining an organization that might cut off one of your fingers when you make a blunder. This guy was 44 years old when he became a fugitive, only slightly above average height, and has four missing front teeth that by now might be hidden by a little dental work, a mask or a beard. He’s so ordinary, he could have blended into any crowd, no problem, if it weren’t for that pesky missing ring finger on his left hand.

Jonelle Patrick is the author of the Only In Tokyo mystery series, now out for the first time in paperback

More Nightshade book goodness here, in case you think you might want to, you know, read it or something

A young woman is found dead in an abandoned car, with a pair of strangers old enough to be her parents. Their suicide note apologizes for a disaster that hasn’t yet happened. And someone is stalking the…read more

…or watch the book trailer (0:52)