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Saints of the Shadow Bible (Inspector Rebus, #19)
4.13
John Rebus is back again, again, but this time he's back on the police force and demoted down to DS, which his friend and comrade Siobhan, now a DI, l...more
Nov 11, 2013
Nov 11, 2013
 
The Back Road
3.78
I thoroughly enjoyed Rachel Abbott's first novel 'Only the Innocent' and so I had high expectations when it came to this one. I wasn't disappointed an...more
Jul 23, 2013
Jul 27, 2013
 
Only the Innocent
3.79
I have to blame this novel for giving me a headache. I started reading this novel earlier this morning and couldn't put it down and read so much, I ha...more
May 05, 2013
May 05, 2013
 
Leger's Curiosity
4.89
I loved the first of the Leger stories and was really pleased to see that a sequel has come out hot on its heels. After solving a rather nasty mugging...more
Aug 31, 2013
Aug 31, 2013
 
The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel
3.92
I am an avid Sherlock Holmes fan and as far as I'm concerned, there is only one on-screen version of Holmes and that is Jeremy Brett (with Benedict Cu...more
Nov 20, 2011
Nov 20, 2011
 
The Impossible Dead
3.92
I came to the Rankin novels somewhat late, my mother has read everything that Ian Rankin has written; if her favourite author wrote a new version of t...more
Dec 07, 2011
Dec 07, 2011
 
Standing in Another Man's Grave (Inspector Rebus, #18)
4.00
I and my mother are massive Rankin fans and when I found out that Rebus was back, and that he would be sparring with Malcolm Fox, I pre-ordered this b...more
Dec 29, 2012
Dec 29, 2012
 
Out of the Limelight
3.69
This was a nice little Easter treat when I downloaded this fun crime chase set in Victorian London, better than the rubbish Easter egg I got anyway. T...more
Apr 18, 2012
Apr 18, 2012
 
Cambridge Blue (DC Gary Goodhew Mystery #1)
3.61
I jumped at reading this book as it has two elements that I like. Crime and it's set in Cambridge, which is near where I live. A combination of the tw...more
Oct 04, 2012
Oct 04, 2012
 
Leger - Cat Sleuth (Leger - Cat Sleuth #1)
4.25
I was wondering when a cat sleuth mystery was going to come out and hey presto, it's here! Fortunately, this short story is by one of my favourite ind...more
Jun 27, 2013
Jun 27, 2013
 
Mistress of the Art of Death (Mistress of the Art of Death, #1)
3.94
Now I've been looking for this book for ages and so I was extremely pleased to find this in my Christmas stocking this year. This is a historical whod...more
Dec 31, 2011
Dec 26, 2011
 
Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Illustrated Short Stories (#3-4, 6 ,8-9)
4.45
What can you say? Sherlock is still the number one detective and this is the edition my mother has on her shelves and what I kept dipping into when I...more
not set
Sep 25, 2011
 
Leger's Winter (Leger - Cat Sleuth #4)
4.38
This is the fourth in the series of Leger, Cat Sleuth series and the quality has shown no sign of dropping yet. Leger's mysterious friend Winter goes...more
Dec 25, 2013
Dec 25, 2013
 
Leger's Eyes - A Halloween Cat Sleuth Story (Leger - Cat Sleuth #3)
4.70
Leger steps up his sleuthing activities when a small child goes missing and it is up to him to find her. But it's Halloween and there are a lot of sma...more
not set
Oct 20, 2013
 
Rebus: The Early Years (Inspector Rebus, #1-3)
4.14
What can I say? I love Rebus! I was introduced to these books by my mother who is a real fan of Ian Rankin's books and a crime fiction expert. Well sh...more
Jul 2009
Sep 19, 2011
 
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (Millennium, #1)
4.06
It was the cover that first attracted me to this book as it really stood out from the others in the supermarket. My mother read it first and then told...more
not set
Sep 25, 2011
 
Case Histories
3.79
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Jan 10, 2009
Sep 24, 2011
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