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DETECTIVE INSPECTOR Sandy Woodings, on the trail of a nation-wide drugs ring, is transferred from Yorkshire to the majestic but desolate surroundings of the island of Anglesey. Paul Thorpe, a young man involved in drugs, is found murdered in a local reservoir and Welsh investigator Jim Boyce seems a little too excited about the murder. This is the first event which will dr ...more
Kindle Edition, 416 pages
Published (first published January 1st 1999)
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Moatoh
Thanks to Goodreads for your giveaway program; in Canada, Ryan's work is not highly profiled.

This is my first exposure to Frank P. Ryan's protagonist, Detective Inspector Sandy Woodings. Tiger Tiger was first published in 1988, and there are now several Sandy Woodings mysteries in the series.

I'm the Ellery Queen kind of mystery buff. I want to be able to match wits with the protagonist and his crew. In Tiger Tiger, I did not solve the case but, looking back, I SHOULD have been able to. The clues
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Sarah
(I received this book for free as part of Goodreads First Reads giveaways).

(This review may contain spoilers).

I have some mixed feelings about this book. If I'm honest, it was a bit difficult to read at times. At times, the writing came across as almost surreal... dreamlike, in a way.

The whole murder mystery itself was interesting, but by the end, I was left with more questions than answers. The case wasn't wrapped up in a very satisfactory way - at least in my opinion.

The tiger aspect, I felt,
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Amber
I was close to figuring out whodunit, but not close enough. Overall it was a good read and I certainly wouldn't be against reading more of the Sandy Wooding series.
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