Tag Archives: Agatha Christie

Classic Movies: Death on the Nile

There are two brilliant film versions of Agatha Christie‘s classic detective novel, Death on the Nile, available now and a third to be released in September of this year.  The Peter Ustinov version from 1978, directed by John Guillerman, has … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie

Today’s Monday Mystery is Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie. While movies have been made of this and other Christie novels, it’s definitely worth a read — her books are not the most read of all time except for … Continue reading

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On My Bookshelf, June 22, 2018

I recently attended the book launch for an Ottawa author, Brenda Chapman‘s 4th book in a series called A Stonechild and Rouleau Mystery.  It was an interesting experience — never attended a book launch before — and I thoroughly enjoyed … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: The Murder at the Vicarage by Agatha Christie

Today’s feature mystery is the first in Christie‘s Miss Jane Marple series, The Murder at the Vicarage.  While I’ve seen many, many of Christie’s novels brought to life on the screen, I’ve only read a few of her books and … 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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Was I So Unwise*

Being a mystery buff, Confessions of a Mystery Novelist is a blog I follow regularly for its insight, humour, and sometimes the suggestion of a book I haven’t read yet that sounds great. Margot’s blog never disappoints me. I hope … Continue reading

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Follow Me by Angela Clarke

I received a free ecopy of this novel from NetGalley. Follow Me by Angela Clarke is a true 21st century thriller with a plot that hinges on the ability to “catfish” (misrepresent yourself on the Internet), and be protected by social … Continue reading

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You Got That Right*

If you love a great mystery, especially classic ones like Agatha Christie, then you’re going to love following this blog. Margot Kinberg is a mystery author who also writes about the process and cites examples from all the best mystery … Continue reading

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