Wednesday, September 13, 2023

Virtual Book Tour & Giveaway: Things That Go Jack In The Night by TG Wolff

Things That Go Jack In The Night

by TG Wolff

September 11-15, 2023 Virtual Book Tour


Things That Go Jack In The Night by TG Wolff

Mysteries to Die For: Season 6

In the English language, there are a few, very special words that can function as nouns, verbs, adjectives, and adverbs. One word goes further, creating new words from old.

That word is JACK.

The brandy distilled from hard cider was the first applejack, the word now synonymous with a children’s cereal. There is the nefarious one-eyed jack of playing card fame. Animals from the jackdaw to the jackrabbit to the elusive jackalope roam all the ranges. There are the ever growing number of people named Jack, birth named or nicknamed, heroes to villains. The way the word “jack” is used in the English language is truly unique, inventive, and too numerous for us to count.

For your puzzle solving pleasure, Mysteries to Die For presents: Things That Go Jack in the Night.

Pepper jack cheese. Lumberjack. Wolfman Jack. Jack be Nimble. One-eyed Jack. Jackass. Jacking Off. Jackalope. Jack-in-the-box. Jackknife. Jackpot. Audio jack.

Twelve stories arranged for you to deduce the truth. Twelve “jacks” that should definitely not be taken at face value. It’s a race between you and the detective to find the killer amid the jack in the night.

Book Details:

Genre: Mystery, Short Story
Published by: Mysteries To Die For
Publication Date: September 2023
Number of Pages: 288
Book Links: Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Goodreads | Mysteries to Die For



5 stars!

A superb collection of mystery short stories featuring a “Jack.” 

Things That Go Jack in The Night is a superb new anthology of crime and mystery short stories selected by authors-editors TG Wolff and Jack Wolff. The stories are diverse in nature; however, each one has gained entry into this exclusive gathering by featuring a “Jack” in its telling.

Another distinction of the selected pieces is that they have been or will be featured on the editors’ ongoing podcast, Murders To Die For (M2D4), which can be heard on a variety of streaming services. As on episodes of the podcast, a story unfolds up to the point where the elements of the crime have all been revealed and then halted for a succinct recap titled “Deliberation.” At this time, we amateur gumshoes are to consider what is known about the crime and lock in our number one suspect. The revelation of the perpetrator follows immediately after.

Playing along with the gig was fun and informative, highlighting any holes in the reader’s deductions or ability to analyze the stories for clues to the killer’s identity. Check out the podcast for a narrated version of some of the included stories and be prepared to accumulate a lengthy list of authors whose other works you’ll want to check out.

I recommend THINGS THAT GO JACK IN THE NIGHT to fans of the M2D4 podcast and mystery short stories.

About Our Authors:

TG Wolff and Jack Wolff co-host the podcast Mysteries to Die For. This storytelling podcast combines with original music to put you in the heart of a mystery. All stories are structured to challenge you to beat the detective to the solution. Each season, authors craft whodunnit mysteries around a theme.

Season 6: Things that Go Jack in the Night features: KM Rockwood, Chuck Brownman, Nikki Knight, Ed Teja, Erica Obey, Kyra Jacobs, Ken Harris, Susan Wingate, TG Wolff, and Jack Wolff.

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Ken Harris said...

Couldn't agree more with your review. I love the premise of this anthology and am somewhat taken with the short story, "Live Free or Die Jacking." Looking forward to the next season!

Wall-to-wall books said...

Great review! I am finishing up this one myself... What fun! I am loving it!

TG Wolff said...

Thanks for the review, Paula. So glad you had fun playing along with me, Jack and all the authors. Readers looking for the podcast should look for Mysteries to Die For. Best to you! TG