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A Murder Is Announced (Miss Marple, #5)
3.92
Date: June 1950
Detectives: Miss Jane Marple, Inspector Dermot Craddock

Characters:
Miss Jane Marple
Inspector Dermot Craddock
Letitia Blacklock, lady of
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Jan 2013
Jan 01, 2013
 
The Killings at Badger's Drift (Chief Inspector Barnaby #1)
3.91
Genre: Cozyish mystery - I say this because there are some gruesome scenes.
How I read it: I own the book.

What attracted me to the book: I love watchin
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
The Serpent Pool
3.74
Genre: Mystery
How I read it: I bought the book on amazon.

What attracted me to the book: I've read the book he wrote before this (The Cipher Garden) an
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not set
Aug 16, 2010
 
Truth is Relative (Truth Inducer Mystery #1)
4.20
Type of mystery: Who-dunnit, PI

First line: The Monday before Thanksgiving, my car disappeared.

At 25%: I really love the premise of the book, it's like
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Aug 02, 2014
Jul 27, 2014
 
The Grave Tattoo
3.63
Genre: Mystery Thriller
How I read it: I own it.

What attracted me to the book: I love reading all Val McDermid books. She's one of my favorite authors.
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
The Letters of Charlotte Brontë
4.07
This is one of the best books I've ever read. One can really get into the head of this brilliant author. How she suffered as a governess, how she suff ...more
Dec 06, 2013
Dec 06, 2013
 
Polish Your Fiction: A Quick & Easy Self-Editing Guide
4.81
Amazing book! It's not a big book but it packs a punch. The suggestions are realistic and practice. A must have for all writing shelves.
Jun 05, 2014
May 26, 2014
 
Cut Short
3.49
Genre: Mystery/ Psychological Thriller
How I read it: I own the book

What attracted me to the book: I had heard many good things about this book. This g
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not set
Aug 16, 2010
 
The You Code: What Your Habits Say About You
2.57
I was disappointed in this book. I wanted to like it, I really did. It mentioned my favourite past times: reading, television, and drinking coffee.

Why
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May 04, 2011
May 04, 2011
 
One Last Breath (Ben Cooper & Diane Fry, #5)
3.81
Genre: Psychological Suspense Mystery
How I read it: Kindle for PC

What attracted me to the book: This series of books has been on my list for awhile. I
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
Old Friends and New Fancies: An Imaginary Sequel to the Novels of Jane Austen
3.47
Genre: Jane Austen Sequel
How I read it: I own the book.


What attracted me to the book: First of all the cover and then I found out the book was written
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Jun 26, 2010
 
Hardware
4.31
Jayda writes great stories that take place in Jamaica. It's why I love her stories so much. You really get a glimpse into another culture. A world whe ...more
Dec 14, 2011
Dec 14, 2011
 
The Truth About Faking (The Truth, #1)
3.70
This is a YA love story.

Because I'm a mystery writer, I wasn't sure I would like this YA book. I've read books like this in the past and have a hard
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Sep 13, 2012
Sep 13, 2012
 
Leave the Grave Green (Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James, #3)
3.98
Genre: Mystery
How I read it: I bought the book

What attracted me to the book: I love mysteries that are part of a series. I started this series at book
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not set
Aug 16, 2010
 
Pretty is as Pretty Dies (A Myrtle Clover Mystery #1)
3.64
Genre: Cozy Mystery
How I read it: Kindle for PC

What attracted me to the book: The title and the awesome cover! Love the gnomes. Maybe because I love t
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
Dead Calm (A Dylan Scott Mystery #4)
3.60
Disclaimer: This is only a short story.

From amazon.com: Detective Dylan Scott thinks cruising well above the Arctic Circle in November is nothing shor
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Sep 06, 2012
Sep 06, 2012
 
North and South
4.13
Don't get me wrong, I loved this book. It's one of those books I would read over and over and over. However, I will say this: WATCH THE MOVIE FIRST! Y ...more
Mar 11, 2011
Mar 11, 2011
 
The Night Watch
3.66
Genre: Literary Fiction
How I read it: I own the book.


What attracted me to the book: I actually thought it was a mystery set in 1940s London so I bough
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple, #1)
4.00
Date: October 1930
Detectives: Miss Marple
Preceded by: Partners in Crime - Short Stories (1929)
Followed by: The Mysterious Mr. Quin - Short Stories (19
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Jun 11, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
 
Jane Eyre
4.08
What attracted me to the book: It's a classic. If you haven't read it... what are you waiting for?
What it worth the money? Is the sky blue?

Who should
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Oct 2010
Oct 01, 2010
 
Sleeping With Skeletons
4.33
Genre: Thriller Romance
How I read it: Kindle for PC and on The Next Big Writer

What attracted me to the book: This type of novel is right up my alley,
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
Why Didn't They Ask Evans?
3.82
Genre: Agatha Christie Mystery
How I read it: I own the book.

What attracted me to the book: It's an Agatha Christie and I've read all her books. Doesn'
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
Psychopath (Crimescape)
3.17
This is a non-fiction book that not only chronicles the life of one of the most psychopathic serial killers but also delves into why a person becomes ...more
May 10, 2012
May 10, 2012
 
A Husband for Miss Trent
3.25
This is a short love story set in a time of the Victorians.

Product description: When a surprising invitation arrives in the post, impoverished spinst
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Feb 13, 2012
Feb 13, 2012
 
Howards End
3.94
ummary: "Only Connect," Forster's key aphorism, informs this novel about an English country house, Howards End, and its influence on the lives of the ...more
not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
The Cipher Garden (Lake District Mystery #2)
3.64
Genre: Mystery
How I read it: I own it.

What attracted me to the book: I read the author's blog and mainly because books of this genre are my favorite.

W
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Jun 26, 2010
 
Mrs. Dalloway
3.77
Genre: Literary Classic
How I read it: I own the book

What attracted me to the book: Have you looked at the cover? It's brilliant. I love the 1920s fash
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not set
Jun 26, 2010
 
Jacob's Room
3.54
By all standards, Virginia Woolf is a HORRIBLE writer. But, oh how I wish I wrote like her. I've said this before when reading Woolf, read aloud. It's ...more
Feb 21, 2011
Feb 21, 2011
 
Breakthrough: The Adventures of Chase Manhattan
3.89
My Thoughts: I was fortunate to review chapter 58 of this novel about a month ago and from what I read, I was addicted. From the very first chapter un ...more
Dec 06, 2010
Dec 04, 2010
 
Lord Peter Views the Body (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, #4)
4.17
Twelve Great Short stories. Don't read at night, it will keep you up. No, not really. So far my favorite Sayers.

#1 - "The Abominable History of the Ma
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Aug 11, 2011
Aug 08, 2011
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