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A Christmas Gathering: A Novel (Christmas Stories #17) by Anne Perry

A christmas gathering

4 stars

A quick, entertaining historical fiction Christmas novella.  Continue reading “A Christmas Gathering: A Novel (Christmas Stories #17) by Anne Perry”

Tracking Game (Timber Creek K-9 Mystery #5) by Margaret Mizushima

tracking game

4 stars

Another good mystery in a fun series. Continue reading “Tracking Game (Timber Creek K-9 Mystery #5) by Margaret Mizushima”

A Dangerous Man (Elvis Cole #18; Joe Pike #7) by Robert Crais

a dangerous man

4 stars

Another fun novel featuring Elvis Cole and Joe Pike. Continue reading “A Dangerous Man (Elvis Cole #18; Joe Pike #7) by Robert Crais”

The Nanny at Number 43 by Nicola Cassidy

the nanny at number 433.5

This was a pretty good historical fiction mystery. Continue reading “The Nanny at Number 43 by Nicola Cassidy”

Death in Focus (Elena Standish #1) by Anne Perry

death in focus


A disappointing new historical fiction mystery series set in the years before WWII.  Continue reading “Death in Focus (Elena Standish #1) by Anne Perry”

The Twelve-Mile Straight by Eleanor Henderson

2 stars
the twelve mile straight
A disappointing book about prejudice and secrets in the deep south during the 1930’s.

Continue reading “The Twelve-Mile Straight by Eleanor Henderson”

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

where the crawdads sing

4.5 stars

A beautiful coming of age/murder mystery that you won’t want to put down. Continue reading “Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens”

The Swallows by Lisa Lutz

the swallows

3.5 Stars

An entertaining revenge story. Continue reading “The Swallows by Lisa Lutz”

The Third Mrs. Durst by Ann Aguirre

the third mrs durst

2.5 stars

A disappointing mystery/thriller from one of my favorite authors. Continue reading “The Third Mrs. Durst by Ann Aguirre”

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