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Reviews by Amanda include:


Antonio Adolfo
Rio, Choro, Jazz...

Nancy Apple
Outside the Lines

Paul Avgerinos

Bag o' Cats
Out of the Bag

Francesco Benozzo
In'tla Piöla

Mike Blakely
West of You

Brian Bonhomme
World Keeps Turning

Janice Borla Group
Promises to Burn

Norine Braun

Brave Combo
It's Christmas, Man!

Mike Breen
Past Lives

Robert Lee Castleman
Crazy As Me

The City Boys Allstars
Blinded by the Night

Mike Clifford
Stay in Motion

Croft No. Five
Attention All Personnel

Mardi Gras Mambo

Sacred Memories of the Future

Charlie Dennard
From Brazil to New Orleans

Dick Smith

Jon Di Fiore
Yellow Petals

Donna the Buffalo
Positive Friction

Down Memory Gap Lane

Lucky Dube
The Rough Guide to Lucky Dube

Steve Earle
Transcendental Blues

Edge City
Mystery Ride

Steven B. Eulberg
Hark, the Glad Sound!


Carol Fredette
No Sad Songs for Me

Funks Grove
Albuminium Blue

Eric Gerber
Boston by Friday

Vance Gilbert
Somerville Live

Steve Glotzer
Life Imitates Art

The Gourds
Bolsa de Agua

Bob Grez
Ain't Plain Country
Still a Cowboy


Lama Gyurme & Jean-Philippe Rykiel
Rain of Blessings: Vajra Chants

Mickey Hart
Mystery Box

Karelia Visa

Celtic Roots

Byron Hill
Gravity ... and other things that keep you down to Earth

The Horse Flies
In the Dance Tent

Hot Soup
Hot Soup!

James Hurley
Voice & Guitar

Sue Jeffers
One Man's Ceiling Is Just Another One's Door

Led Kaapana & Bob Brozman
In the Saddle

Maria Kalaniemi & Sven Ahlback

Seamus Kennedy
Goodwill to Men

Jack Kid
Espresso Ecstasy

Knights of Mentis
New Pound Coin

Prana and Drum

Sy Kopps
Berkeley Soul

John Kribs

Sleepy LaBeef
Rockabilly Blues

Christine Lavin
Getting In Touch With My Inner Bitch

Laura Love
Fourteen Days

Iain Matthews
Excerpts from Swine Lake

George McClure
Champagne Saturday (I Made Love to an Alien Last Night)

Suzanne McDermott
Out Under the Sky

Loreena McKennitt
A Winter Garden

Georgia Middleman
Endless Possibilities

Will Millar
Celtic Seasons of Enchantment

Katy Moffatt
Loose Diamond

Geoff Muldaur
Blues Boy

The Mysterious Redbirds

Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas
Let's Go!

Deep Dark Ocean

Barbara Phaneuf
Hat Full of Diamonds

Bruce Piephoff

Willis Pracht & Konnie Ott
Ghosts of the Heart

The Rainbow Chorus

The Rankins

PJ Rasmussen
Another Adventure

Reclaiming & Friends (with Starhawk)
Let It Begin Now

The Longest Dream

Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys

The Rogues
Live in Canada, Eh?

Roomful of Blues
Watch You When You Go

Steve Schuch & the Night Heron Consort
A Celtic Celebration, Volume 2

Peter Smith Quartet
Yule Like This

W.C. Spencer
Over Time

Stir Fried
Last of the Blue Diamond Miners

Tony Stoufer
One Swell Foop

Jimmy Sturr
Gone Polka
Touched By a Polka

Dave Tilton

Tin Roof Tango
Tin Roof Tango

various artists
Blues at Kerrville
Calypso After Midnight
Calypso At Midnight
Caribbean Voyage: Trinidad: Carnival Roots
Circle of Women
Heat the Hoose
In the Language of Heaven (Yn Iaeth y Nefoedd)
Louisiana Gumbo
A Putumayo World Christmas
Righteous Reggae Jams
The Rough Guide to Bluegrass
The Rough Guide to Samba
Superharps II

Marlene VerPlanck
I Give Up, I'm In Love

Rhonda Vincent
The Storm Still Rages

Washington Revels
Behold That Star! An American Song Quilt

Ernie Watts Quartet
A Simple Truth

Keith Whitley
Sad Songs & Waltzes

Brooks Williams
Hundred Year Shadow

Jay Willie Blues Band
Rumblin' & Slidin'

Michelle Willson & the Evil Gal Festival Orchestra
Wake Up Call

Wishing Chair
The Ghost of Will Harbut

Bruce Wozny
Sleeping Dogs


Ben Aaronovitch
Rivers of London No. 4: Broken Homes

Susan Wittig Albert
Mistletoe Man

Jim Bailey
The End of Healing

Sophia Bar-Lev
The Silver Locket

Alan Beechey
This Private Plot

P.J. Brackston
Gretel & the Case of the Missing Frog Prints

Eileen Brady

David S. Brody
The Oath of Nimrod

Ken Carodine
All the Tea

Philip Carr-Gomm
The Druid Way
The Elements of the Druid Tradition

Marissa Carter
The Turning

R.M. Cartmel
The Richebourg Affair

Donis Casey
Hell with the Lid Blown Off

P.F. Chisholm
An Air of Treason

Philip Cioffari
The Bronx Kill

Andrew D. Crastley
Keepers of Runes & the Tower of Shadows

Lisa M. Cronkhite

JD Daniels
Quick Walk to Murder: A Jessie Murphy Murder

Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling, editors
The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 11th edition

Arwen Elys Dayton

Gus diZerega
Pagans and Christians: The Personal Spiritual Experience

Chris Dolley
The Unpleasantness at Baskerville Hall: A Reeves & Worcester Steampunk Mystery

D.J. Donaldson
New Orleans Requiem

Sally Fernandez

Judith Flanders
Inside the Victorian Home: A Portrait of Domestic Life in Victorian England

Joel Fox
The Mark on Eve

Bobby Freeman
Welsh Country Cookery: Traditional Recipes from the Country Kitchens of Wales

Leslie Glass
Tracking Time

James Gleick
Faster: The Acceleration of Just About Everything

Christopher Golden
Spike & Dru: Pretty Maids All in a Row

Steven Gould
Blind Waves

Laurent Guillaume
White Leopard

Peter F. Hamilton
The Naked God, Part 2: Faith

Jane E. Hartman
Hatchet Harbor: A Maine Coast Adventure

Steven F. Havill
Blood Sweep

J.M. Hayes
The Spirit & the Skull

Gay Hendricks & Tinker Lindsay
The Third Rule of Ten

Lynne M. Hinkey
Marina Melee
The Un-Familiar: A Tale of Cats & Gods

Don Hussey
Chesapeake Station: It Began with Serenity

Ed Ifkovic
Cold Morning: An Edna Ferber Mystery

Madhur Jaffrey
Indian Cooking

Tammy Kaehler
Avoidable Contact

Michael Kanaly
Virus Clans

Phyllis Ann Karr
Frostflower & Thorn

Susan Kiernan-Lewis
Toujours Dead

Leslie Dana Kirby
The Perfect Game

Ted Korsmo

Mary Robinette Kowal
Valour & Vanity

Allen Kurzweil
The Grand Complication

Robert Lane
Cooler Than Blood

Sharon Lee & Steve Miller
I Dare

Barbara Levenson
Justice in June

Megan Lindholm
Harpy's Flight

Bette Lischke
In the Waters of Time

Karen Lord
The Best of All Possible Worlds

Suzanne Ma
Meet Me in Venice

Jeanne Matthews
Where the Bones are Buried

Vasudev Murthy
Sherlock Holmes, The Missing Years: Japan
Sherlock Holmes, The Missing Years: Timbuktu

Beverle Graves Myers
Whispers of Vivaldi: A Tito Amato Mystery

Lesley J. Nickell
The White Queen of Middleham (aka The White Queen)

Ian O'Connor
The Wrong Road Home

TJ O'Connor
Dying for the Past

Abigail Padgett

Bernadette Pajer
The Edison Effect

Sandra Parshall
Poisoned Ground

Terry Pratchett
Discworld #5: Sourcery
Discworld #23: Carpe Jugulum

Gin Price
On Edge

Steven Raichlen
Island Apart

Frederick Ramsay
The Wolf & the Lamb

Laura Riley
Tell Me of Brave Women

Annie Ross
To Lady with Love

Priscilla Royal
Satan's Lullaby

Clyde Lynwood Sawyer Jr. & Frances Witlin
An Uncertain Currency

James Schmerer
Twisted Shadows

Clea Simon
A Pru Marlowe Pet Noir: Kittens Can Kill

Susan Slater
Rollover: A Dan Mahoney Mystery

Joan Slonczewski
Still Forms on Foxfield

Mitzi Szereto, editor
Darker Edge of Desire

Jon Talton
A David Mapstone Mystery: High Country Nocturne

Harry Turtledove
Into The Darkness

Kim Stanley Robinson

Stefan Rochfort
God Shock

Elif Shafak
The Architect's Apprentice

Leonard Shlain
The Alphabet Versus The Goddess: The Conflict Between Word And Image

Jane Tesh
Just You Wait

Georges Ugeux
The Flying Dragon

Joan D. Vinge
Cowboys & Aliens
Return to Oz

David P. Wagner
Death in the Dolomites

Brian Wallace
Labyrinth of Chaos

Tracy Weber
Karma's a Killer

Tina Whittle
Deeper Than the Grave

Wayne Williams
Mystery of the Golden Table

Reavis Z. Wortham
Vengeance is Mine

Allen Wyler
Deadly Odds
Dead Wrong