Mark Combs

Book Review – Harm None by. M. R. Sellars

By Mark Combs Title: Harm None Author: M. R. Sellars Genre: Thriller Series or Standalone: The Rowan Gant Investigations – Book 1 Blurb THE WITCH AND THE DEAD… They say dead men tell no tales. I really wish that was true, because the dead tell me more than I ever […]



Album Review: Blackberry Smoke – Leave a Scar: Live in North Carolina

By Mark Combs Title: Leave a Scar: Live in North Carolina Artist: Blackberry Smoke Genre: Southern Rock/Country Rock Review Let me start by saying that there isn’t much “new” music that excites me.  Over the last several years, the only band that got me really excited was Black Country Communion, […]

Book Review: Silent Screams by C. E. Lawrence

By Mark Combs Title: Silent Screams Author: C. E. Lawrence Genre: Thriller Series or Standalone: Book 1 of 3 in the Lee Campbell-profiler Series Blurb A Deranged Killer’s Twisted Urges –In the streets of New York City, the Slasher chooses his victim–and makes his move. As he wraps his fingers […]



Book Review: The Great Game by D. R. Bell

By Mark Combs Title: The Great Game Author: D. R. Bell Genre: Thriller Series or Standalone: Standalone Blurb After years of patient preparation, a block of countries led by China and Russia stages an overnight financial coup to unseat the US dollar as the world’s reserve currency.  Fortunes are made […]

Book Review: Agency Rules – Never an Easy Day at the Office by Khalid Muhammad 2

By Mark Combs Title: Agency Rules – Never an Easy Day at the Office Author: Khalid Muhammad Genre: Thriller Series or Standalone: First book in series Blurb Celebrated as a ragtag force that defeated and broke the Soviet Union, no one predicted the Mujahideen would bring with them a plague […]



Who killed Blanche DuBois?

Book Review: <i>Who Killed Blanche DuBois?</i> by Carole Buggé   By Mark Combs Title: <i>Who Killed Blanche DuBois?</i> Author: Carole Buggé Genre: Mystery Series or Standalone: Series (A Claire Rawlings Mystery) Blurb New York mystery editor Claire Rawlings spends her days scrutinizing the motives and methods of fictitious criminals–but her […]

Book Review: Soundkeeper by Michael Hervey

By Mark Combs Title: Soundkeeper Author: Michael Hervey Genre: Thriller Series or Standalone: Series (Book 1 in the Hall McCormick series) Blurb What started out as an ordinary day for Soundkeeper Gale Pickens takes a dreadful turn when she stops a barge that is polluting the pristine waters off the […]



Is Shaw the new king of horror? 1

Interview: Robert Shaw, Writer and Classic Horror Fan   By Mark Combs   Robert Shaw has worked in film and television in Australia, England and the US.  He has been involved in such films as Angel Heart, Homeboy, The Blob, A Chorus of Disapproval, Jack’s Back and many others. He was also involved in the development […]

Immerse yourself in Navajo culture

By: Mark Combs   Title: Heart Chants Author: Randy Attwood Genre: Mystery Series or Standalone: Series (Phillip McGuire Mysteries #2)     BLURB Burnt-out former foreign correspondent Phillip McGuire is happy owning and running a bar in Lawrence, Kansas. He’s happy with his new house in the country. But he’s not […]

Heart Chants


Hidden secrets of an Aztec warrior

Book Review: The Highlander by Zoe Saadia   By Mark Combs   Title: The Highlander Author: Zoe Saadia Genre: Historical, Action and Adventure Series or Standalone: Book 1 in The Rise of the Aztecs series     Blurb Born in the Highlands, Kuini thought his life was simple. You hunt and you […]