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For Better and for Worse, Long Before the Wedding

A real life, truly romantic love story about Suzanne Whang of House Hunters. Tina Fineberg for The New York Times The bride and groom in church with the groom’s father, Neal; daughter, Liv; and son, Noah. By J. GORDON JULIEN Published: October 25, 2013 Jay Nickerson spent 20 years listening to a friend, the comedian and actress Suzanne Whang, talk about her relationships, silently thinking that she could do so much better than this guy,…

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Black by Russell Blake Rating: 4.6 Stars Genre: Thriller and Suspense “Russell Blake writes with a brisk intensity and pulse-pounding power. Jump in and hang on for a nonstop thrill ride.” – Scott Nicholson, Liquid Fear Artemus Black. Perennially down-on-his-luck Hollywood PI whose Bogie fixation is as dated as his wardrobe. With an assistant who mocks him relentlessly, an obese cat that loathes him, a romantic life that’s deader than Elvis, money problems, booze, nicotine,…

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To err is human, but to sweep it under the rug is completely corporate. With so much talk in recent news about the poor quality of indie authors’ works and data that shows that only about 59% of self-published authors go so far as to pay a professional editor before hitting that publish button, it’s easy to forget that the traditional publishing industry has its fair share of mistakes, too… But now, the highly anticipated…

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                The eight-episode first season of “The Paradise” was shown on the BBC a year ago and arrives here Sunday night (on PBS’s “Masterpiece Classic”) feeling like a straggler. It’s the last of the big-four British costume dramas of recent years to make its American public-television debut, after “Downton Abbey,” “Call the Midwife” and “Mr. Selfridge,” and it’s the most frivolous of the bunch, which is saying quite…

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