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Knights

by Lorie Lewis Ham


Shadow of the Alchemist is the latest Medieval Noir mystery from Jeri Westerson featuring The Tracker Crispin Guest. This one is filled with all of the normal adventure, along with some alchemists, an unusual deaf mute and the mythical Philosopher’s Stone.

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by Lorie Lewis Ham
& Jeri Westerson



This week we have a review of Jeri Westerson’s new Crispin Guest Medieval Noir book Blood Lance, a special guest blog by Jeri about knights, a chance to win a copy of the book, and information on Jeri’s Book Launch event at Mysterious Galaxy in Redondo Beach, 2810 Artesia Blvd., on October 16 at 7:30 p.m.! Phone 310-542-6000. If you purchase the book here a portion goes to Cat House On The Kings.

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Season of the Witch: Movie Review

IN THE January 10 ISSUE

FROM THE Books & Tales,
andContributors,
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by Lorie Lewis Ham



While I had some trouble believing Nicolas Cage as a knight, I did enjoy Season of the Witch. The story begins with the Crusades and two knights, Behmen and Felson, (Cage and Ron Perlman) who believe they are serving God, but over time become disillusioned and desert.

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by Marilyn Meredith & Lorie Lewis Ham



Interview by Marilyn Meredith, book review by Lorie Lewis Ham, and contest to win a copy of Demon’s Parchment by Jeri Westerson.
Medieval noir mystery author Jeri Westerson was kind enough to answer a few questions for me about her and her latest book.

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