When Sherlock debuted several years ago, I was dazzled. I’m still dazzled by a “A Scandal in Belgravia.” Then somebody on here (can’t remember who) said, “Oh, try Elementary,” and I did, and I thought it was fine but it wasn’t Sherlock. Which I’m now thinking is a good thing. I’ve just finished watching all of Elementary in a two-week binge, and I think it’s just as good as the British Holmes and in some ways better. Some of this is, of course, tinged by Season Three of Sherlock because it was terrible, bad enough that I’m not terribly interested in a Season Four. But I’m also coming over to Elementary because seeing all the episodes together emphasized that this show has what Sherlock lacks: characters I care deeply about who change over time. Continue reading
The amazing Anne Stuart has two books on sale this month. Faux druids for $1.99. How can you resist?
Anne Stuart has two phenomenal (or so she tells me) books on sale at Amazon for the entire month for $1.99 each. The first is NIGHTFALL, arguably her darkest, best book, and the second is PRINCE OF MAGIC, a historical complete with faux druids, fallen monks, ghosts and a feisty heroine.