John Howell’s My GRL and Other Stuff

Luanne Castle wrote a lovely review of My GRL. She is also introducing her chapbook of poetry, Kin Types. In addition to the review, there are other fun things to read about today as well. Thank you, Luanne.

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I read John Howell’s adventure novel My GRL a month and a half ago, but was so busy with promo stuff for Kin Types that I didn’t get a chance to do much besides jot down some thoughts about the book. I’m taking a break now to write my review because his book deserves to be read!

Howell created a page-turning thriller. In the midst of the suspense, the most charming aspect of the story is that the protagonist John J. Cannon is an anti-hero. He’s a lawyer who has taken time off to move to a coastal Texas town and, although he knows very little about boating, buys himself a pretty good sized vessel he names My GRL. John is not necessarily the sharpest, most experienced, or courageous hero. But he’s likeable, the sort of guy you’d like to visit on his boat with a six-pack in your…

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  1. Congratulations, John. 🙂 — Suzane

    1. Thank you, Suzanne.

  2. Nice review, John.

  3. A well deserved review! Congratulations, John!

  4. D.L Finn, Author · ·

    Great review, congrats!

  5. Still a favorite of mine! I really need to catch up in the series. Thanks John.

  6. Wonderful review, John. I’m sorry to say that MY GRL has been on my TBR list for a while – hope to get to it soon.

    1. Plenty of time Noelle.

  7. Fantastic review, John!

    1. Thank you, Natalie.

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