Carol's Comments (member since Jul 07, 2011)



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19126 David Hewsons The Killing is an exceptional book. I did not watch the TV series so cannot compare the two. You will not be disappointed with the book, it is well written and provides a greater depth to the lead characters.
May 09, 2012 03:51AM

19126 I have just finished The Snowmanby Jo Nesbo. I have only recently discovered this author and I am so glad that I did. I am loving Harry Hole, he is beautifully flawed- the best kind of detective. I cant wait to get the Leopard now, will keep you updated
Oct 02, 2011 05:20AM

19126 I have just finished reading Dead Ringerby Lisa Scottoline. Really liked this book, her characters are witty, feisty females. The dialogue is sharp and funny. I recommend this heartily
Sep 18, 2011 11:37AM

19126 Elli wrote: "I'm finding that I read Mistress of the Art of Death, but quite some time ago, so I'm reading it again... But the name, Ariana Franklin has stuck in my mind as someone I enjoy. At any rate I hav..."
Hi Elli
I hope you re-enjoy these books, I am an avid fan of Ariana. Enjoy
Sep 18, 2011 11:36AM

19126 Fiona wrote: "I am currently reading Last to Die (Sheridan, #2) by Kate Bradyby Kate Brady and am enjoying it. I have read her previous book called One Scream Away (Sheridan, #1) by Kate Brady and really loved th..."
I discovered Kates book One Scream Away by chance and I really enjoyed it. I will be interested to know how you find her next one.
Aug 20, 2011 01:40PM

19126 I have just started The Devil in the White City, it is looking good.
Aug 17, 2011 03:15PM

19126 Donna wrote: "Hi Susanna, I think Carol meant Susanna Gregory and the first in the series is A Plague on Both Your Houses"
My bad sorry for the confusion guys...
Aug 17, 2011 11:54AM

19126 Jacky wrote: "Ariana Franklin wrote a 4th "Mistress" book called The Assassin's Prayer in the UK & A Murderous Procession in the US. Her real name was Diana Norman and sadly she died last year.

I love historica..."

I love the Ariana Franklin books, completly adore Rowley. I was very sorry to hear the Diana had died on a human level, a little bit of me was very upset because there is no more Adelia, etc. I also love the Bartholomew series by Phillipa Gregory.
Jul 29, 2011 11:12AM

19126 I would like to nominate The Swan Thieves for Cat 1 and Angels and Demons for Cat 2
Jul 29, 2011 11:11AM

19126 Can I nominate The Swan Thieves for Cat 1 and Angels and Demons for Cat 2
Jul 20, 2011 01:14PM

19126 aprilla wrote: "I think I like mysteries because I want to know what's happened, but not after the 2nd paragraph!
I like the evolution, the development, all the pieces and I like the not knowing.... I like the wa..."


you phrased that exactly aprilla, I completely agree with you.
Jul 16, 2011 03:43PM

19126 I have a question: In what way do male crime writers differ in style from female writers. I had a very animated discussion with my father on this subject. His opinion is that men write crime/mysteries with less detail and back story than women do. I feel that women put more background into their characters, not particularly talking romance, and they are more rounded. Can anyone offer an opinion on either of these arguments?
Jul 11, 2011 12:20PM

19126 Karendenice wrote: "I am bad about coming across something in a book and saying I don't remember that having happened so I have to go back and hopefully find out if I read something wrong and was therefore put off track."

I really hate that when you cant recognise a reference the character makes and you need to go back and find it. So irritating!
19126 I used to read Stephen King et al when I was younger, but now I have kids I cannot read or even watch scary things. Must be old age, lol
Jul 10, 2011 02:14PM

19126 Mysteries are like magic. I dont want to know how it is done until the end...
Jul 08, 2011 10:19AM

19126 I am in the middle of Dead Run by Erica Spindler. I have only recently discoverd this author and I am really enjoying her book

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