Audiobook Review: Ten Lords A-Leaping by C. C. Benison

Title: Ten Lords A-Leaping (Father Christmas Mystery #3) Author: C. C. Benison Read by: Steve West and Jean Gilpin Category: Mystery Audio published: December 3, 2013 by Random House Audio Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Add: Goodreads Purchase: Audible | Amazon | Book Depository Although Father Tom Christmas serves …

Audiobook Review: The Black Country by Alex Grecian

Title: The Black Country (Murder Squad #2) Author: Alex Grecian Read by: Toby Leonard Moore Category: Mystery Audio published: May 21, 2013 by Penguin Audio Rating: 3 out of 5 stars Add: Goodreads Purchase: Audible | Amazon | Book Depository The British Midlands. It’s called the “Black Country” for a reason. …

Thursday’s Tale: The Mermaid of Zennor

I’m still thinking about Mermaids this week. Today’s story, “The Mermaid of Zennor,” was first retold by William Bottrell in Traditions and Hearthside Stories of West Cornwall, Vol. 2, 1873. Zennor is a village in Cornwall, England. There, at St. Senara’s church, is a 15th-century carved bench-end that depicts a mermaid, …