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Researcher working with the Ebola virus

Ebola vaccine? Pure fiction.

For now, an Ebola vaccine is pure fiction. There are experimental drugs, but no vaccines or medicines. Three vaccines are in development. Still, according to the CDC, an Ebola vaccine is likely at least a year away from heading to trial stages. Treatments that can improve the chance of survival do exist, including administering IV fluids, […]

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Rolling Stone A Tribute to Ray Charles

Getting To Know Ray Charles

Who is your favorite musician? I have a few favorites, but one of the musicians on the list of those I respect is Ray Charles. Billy Joel once opined that Charles was more important than Elvis Presley. Do you agree? Here are a few facts you may not have known about Ray Charles and his […]

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Vincent Zandri

Newest Flight 12 Book Available Now!

Do you know Vincent Zandri? If the name sounds familiar, it’s because he’s one of The Twelve. I bring him up today because he’s the latest member of The Twelve to release a Flight 12 thriller. In Flight 12: A Dick Moonlight PI Thriller, the “head-case” detective tries to escape Albany, NY and the memory […]

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Lee Child Visits Chicago

Lee Child is signing books in Chicago this week. One of my favorite people in one of my favorite cities? How I wish I could be there! I blogged recently about how much I love Chicago and why everyone should visit if they get a chance. Well, here’s yet another reason to go to Chicago. The […]

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I Heart Chicago

10 Reasons To Visit Chicago

No, the city of Chicago isn’t paying me to write this blog post. It’s just that I’m going through a bit of Midwest withdrawal, as I recently left my summer home in Michigan and flew back to Florida, snowbird that I am. Maybe blogging about one of my favorite cities in the Midwest — Chicago, […]

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Vault

Code Phrase: HOT LIPS

While FBI Agents Kim Otto and Carlos Gapar are Hunting Jack Reacher, one question that pops up right away is at the root of Reacher’s mystique. Every cop on the planet knows that one of the best ways to find a missing person is to follow the money. But for finding Reacher, that technique proves […]

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Deadly Dozen 2

Saturday Special: @iBooks Only! 99-Cent Sale!

If you’re a power reader, love a good bargain, or simply love books, period, THIS is the Saturday Special for you. Have you heard about the 99-cent surprise called Deadly Dozen 2? Deadly Dozen 2 is a brand-new, special edition collection of 12 thrillers by The Twelve. It’s s a sequel to the New York Times bestselling original Deadly Dozen. […]

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Cuban Sandwich

The Cuban Sandwich: Fit For A Foodie

Have you ever had a Cuban sandwich? In Jack in the Green, Carlos Gaspar remarks that he doesn’t consider himself a foodie. “A good Cuban sandwich was good enough for him. And any dessert made with guava.” He’s thinking about food… as usual… on the way to dinner at George’s Place – the restaurant owned […]

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A Book You Love..

Sunday Special: A Blog for Lonely People

Heads up! At the bottom of today’s Sunday Special is a QUICK THRILLS GIVEAWAY! Read through to the end, and you’ll see what it is. But first… let me explain the meaning of today’s blog title. If you’re feeling lonely, oftentimes all it really takes is to connect with 1 person. Just 1 person. Assuming […]

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Diane Capri Flight 12

Meet My Character Blog Tour: Jess Kimball

Welcome to the Meet My Character Blog Tour! Thanks to M. Ruth Myers for inviting me to play along. Over on her blog, we met her character Maggie Sullivan. She tagged me to answer questions next, so here goes! Today we’re getting to know Jess Kimball. Jess Kimball is the star of Fatal Distraction, Fatal […]

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