Archive for October, 2013
October 31st, 2013 Posted 7:48 am
“Last day of the month,” says Spence.
“And Halloween, and the Red Sox won,” says Admin.
“So therefore – time for the Friend of the Month reminder.”
“Check the right of the screen. See Cruizer? He’s Chet’s October Friend of the Month. His human companion sent in a photo to the Friends of Chet gallery, just as Chabui did today. Great pic, by the way. The random number generator – “
“East German Army surplus, circa 1956 – “
” – did the rest. Winner stays over there for the month and the winner’s human companion gets a signed and paw-printed – “
“And illustrated by medieval monks in a scriptorium– “
” – copy of the latest Chet and Bernie novel, in this case The Sound and the Furry.”
“This could be you! Just send in a photo!”
*All 100% true, except for the medieval part.
R#G seen here:
October 30th, 2013 Posted 8:46 am
The seventh (!) Chet and Bernie mystery (Fall 2014) takes place in Washington, D.C. The Little Detective Agency gets caught up in a lethal conspiracy with international implications that reaches the highest levels of power. A perfect title for this story would have been The Dog Who Came in from the Cold. But it’s already taken! (By Alexander McCall Smith.) Any suggestions out there? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your creative title ideas in the subject line between 10/30 and 11/13. There’s potentially something in it for you if we pick your idea. Potentially. And what’s more fun to contemplate than potential?
Welcome Little David.
October 29th, 2013 Posted 7:40 am
5.0 out of 5 stars An Elephant Teams up with our Favorite Dog, October 2, 2013
By Dianne Evans on To Fetch a Thief:
We have another smart animal to enjoy, and a true odd couple head off to solve the problems created when their worlds overlap. I’m still smiling, and I read this months ago!
October 28th, 2013 Posted 7:55 am
“Game four ends on a pickoff?” Spence says. “Game three on an obstruction call? New things keep happening in baseball.”
“The permutations and combinations are endless,” says Admin. “Here’s hoping for a game seven.”
“Don’t tell me you’ve – “