Review of “Danger” by Fletcher Pratt

The unnamed narrator of this piece is an artist accompanying a scientific expedition to the South Pacific. The aged Professor Hertford is the expedition leader. The team includes Burgess, an entomologist; Howard, an ichthyologist; Greaves, a botanist; among others. At one point, Burgess, trying to draw out Hertford, who is suffering from a bout ofContinue reading “Review of “Danger” by Fletcher Pratt”

Review of “Vengeance in Her Bones” by Malcolm Routh Jameson

Retired Captain Tolliver was enjoying some sun when his dour housekeeper shows in a messenger from the recruiting office. Captain Tolliver has only one leg and one hand. The recruiting people must be confusing him with his son, who is already at sea. His own seafaring days are over. “No, sir. It’s you he wants,”Continue reading “Review of “Vengeance in Her Bones” by Malcolm Routh Jameson”