Author: José Rodrigues

Books From A to Z – Tony Partly Cloudy

Books From A to Z – Tony Partly Cloudy

Tony Partly Cloudy A “literary equivalent of My Cousin Vinny,” Tony Partly Cloudy is a fish-out-of-water comedic novel with a distinct Sopranos vibe to it. The guy’s got a degree in meteorology. And he can predict the weather with a level of accuracy that’s downright […]

Books From A to Z – The Seventh Season

Books From A to Z – The Seventh Season

In 67AD, the adventurous young scribe of one of the Apostles flees the siege of Caesarea on a ship sailing for Greece. He is bound by oath to protect the Word of his master, no matter what fate, pirates or the gods of Olympus have […]

Books From A to Z – Road of Reflection

Books From A to Z – Road of Reflection

Road of reflection – El Camino de Santiago When 24 year old university student Rachel Stainer set out on the Camino de Santiago, she had no idea what a profound impact one hike could have on a person’s life. For one month, she put her […]

Books From A to Z – Phantom of The Mississippi River

Books From A to Z – Phantom of The Mississippi River

It is March 1863 and America is locked in a bloody war between the states. This action- packed adventure story takes place during the Vicksburg campaign of the Civil War. In a surprise night attack, a daring band of Confederate raiders capture a Union steamship […]

Books From A to Z – Out of Africa

Books From A to Z – Out of Africa

Out of Africa: and Shadows on the Grass is Isak Dinesen’s memoir of her years in Africa, from 1914 to 1931, on a four-thousand-acre coffee plantation in the hills near Nairobi. She had come to Kenya from Denmark with her husband, and when they separated she […]