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Jason Venter
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Well, that's the second Matthew Scudder novel reviewed... Now I can start reading book three!
Matthew Scudder takes on an intriguing case at least as interesting as his previous one.
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I read and now have reviewed "Flash and Bones," a mystery novel from Kathy Reichs. It is in her "Bones" series, as the title suggests, and I was surprised to find how little it resembles the Fox drama...
My introduction to the written version of Bones was enjoyable, but not as familiar as I anticipated.
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It's time for another book review! This time around, I've reviewed another Julie Hyzy novel. She remains, in my estimation, a solid writer. I'm definitely not opposed to exploring more of her work in this series in the future, as time permits.
A lot of fun for fans of Emberstowne and the characters who populate it.
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Just in case you're wondering what I thought about "John Wick," the recent action movie starring Keanu Reeves, here is a review.
As close to a pure thrill ride as anything a movie I've watched has delivered in quite some time.
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Almost 40 years after its initial publication, I reviewed "The Sins of the Father," the first Matthew Scudder book from novelist Lawrence Block. See what I thought of it!
A quite serviceable first novel about a character I suspect I'll soon love.
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Murder on the Half Shelf is my most recent book review at my blog, even though I've read and written reviews for several books since. I just haven't gotten around to posting them yet. I should get on top of that...
Not as cozy as I would have liked, but still a perfectly intriguing read in places...
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I sure do like me a good Laura Levine mystery novel, and "Killing Bridezilla" was another one of those...
Laura Levine is up to her usual standards, which means another breezy Jaine Austen yarn.
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Nice video, but you mispronounced "gaiden."
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Here's another book I read weeks ago. I wrote a review for it at the time, while it was fresh in my mind, but I didn't get around to posting it until just now because reasons. And the reviews backlog persists!
Rather more exciting than a novel about a group of quilters probably has the right to be.
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Murder on the Half Shelf had its moments, so I picked up this follow-up novel in hopes that it would have many additional moments for me to enjoy. Unfortunately, I'm realizing that I really can't stand the protagonist... and she's even worse this time around! http://www.jasonventer.com/posts/1780-not-the-killing-type.html
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I just posted a review for "Grace Takes Off," which is the last book I read in 2014. This is also the first book review I have posted on my blog since moving it to new, faster servers. So it's a bit of a test, I guess you might say. More reviews will hopefully follow sometime soon, if I can just get back into the swing of things...
Hyzy is a strong writer and Grace Wheaton is a solid character, which makes for a mostly enjoyable mystery.
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freelance game critic
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game criticism, journalism, blogging
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  • Self-Employed
    Freelancer, 2011 - present
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I blog about games and entertainment. Let me know if you'd like to pay me to write for you!
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I was born in Oregon and I've rarely stepped outside its borders since.  I'm a freelance game critic, a novelist, a webmaster and a bunch of other boring things all rolled into one.
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I started a site about video games (HonestGamers) in 1998, and it's still online and active!
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  • Central Oregon Community College
    English Education, 1998 - 2000
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