Category Archives: Mystery

On My Bookshelf: July 28/17

I had a birthday last week and got a gift card from my sister for Chapters ( a Canadian bookstore for real and online) and so have managed to pick up a few more books (which I swore I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: The Book Club Murders: The Oakwood Mystery Series by Leslie Nagel

Today’s mystery feature is part of a series by Leslie Nagel, an author I haven’t read before, and is called, appropriately enough, The Book Club Murders.  Set in the very real small town of Oakwood, Ohio where everyone knows everyone … Continue reading

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Princess Elizabeth’s Spy by Susan Elia MacNeal

This mystery adventure historical fiction story set in WWII is part of a series by Susan Elia MacNeal that neatly melds history into imagined events that could have been.  They involve real people — George VI, the Duke of Windsor, … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham

Today’s mystery is by a favourite author, John Grisham and is a bit of a departure for him.  The Rogue Lawyer is Sebastian Rudd.  His office is a customized, bullet-proof van, he owns a Puerto Rican cage fighter, and his … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf: July 7/17

Well I’ve been absent for quite awhile and got behind in my writing if not totally behind in my reading.  I picked up on my writing last week and am almost caught up on both my goal (75 books for … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: The Perfect Stranger by Megan Miranda

Welcome to Mystery Monday.  Today’s feature is by a new author to me, Megan Miranda, and is an intense psychological thriller.  The Perfect Stranger is the first person narrator, Leah Stevens, who reconnects with her friend and former roommate Emmy … Continue reading

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First Chapter, First Paragraph & Teaser Tuesday: The Magdalene Scrolls by Barbara Wood

First Chapter, First Paragraph, is a meme hosted by Bibliophile by the Sea.  Anyone can play — just copy the first paragraph of the first chapter (or prologue) and include a picture of the book cover. Leave your link at … Continue reading

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