“A Petal In The Wind” – reviewed

Miko Johnston’s poignant, yet triumphant, coming of age story about a young Jewish girl in 1899 Russia is sure to touch many hearts. The author’s sensitive narrative of the terrible loss and injustice this little girl faces will elicit feelings of tenderness and empathy from readers, while the depictions of her courage and enduring hope…

Cozy Up to A Mystery!

COZIES, or cozy mysteries,* was the theme for the May meeting of Sisters in Crime-Orange County. The informal first part of the meeting included a round table discussion of the genre (and subgenres), well and little known authors, and several titles that straddled the line between cozy and soft/hard boil mysteries. Jeri Westerson’s Medieval Noir…