Millhaven’s Tales of Wonder set to be retired this summer…get yours now

Millhaven Press' very first anthology "Millhaven's Tales of Wonder" is set to be 'retired' this summer.  If you contemplated picking up a copy but haven't gotten around to it, now is the time to get it.  It will be available on Amazon for a few short weeks more and at the Millhavenpress.com online store until... Continue Reading →

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Saturday Spotlight: Dividend on Death

Dividend on Death Author: Brett Halliday (Davis Dresser) Cover Art: Robert McGinnis Originally Published: 1939 Reviewed Edition: Dell D293 (1959) This is the book that introduced the public to private detective Mike Shayne; the red-headed, temperamental, perpetually down-on-his-luck sleuth. Halliday (Dresser) would spend the rest of his life writing (and commissioning other writers) the adventures... Continue Reading →

Influences: Pauline Hopkins

Pauline Hopkins (1859-1930) was a prominent African-American novelist, journalist, playwright, historian, and editor. She is considered a pioneer in her use of the romantic novel to explore social and racial themes.  It is her final novel that makes her inclusion in this series mandatory. Of One Blood: Or, The Hidden Self is the last of... Continue Reading →

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