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Well-Schooled in Murder (Inspector Lynley, #3)
As a mystery, this book was fine. A little slow to start, but by the end, I was definitely caught up in the mystery. Right up until the end, George ke ...more
Mar 09, 2014
Mar 10, 2014
The Whole World
This book technically precedes The Start of Everything, which I read last week. It follows a similar style, telling the story through different voices ...more
Apr 11, 2013
Apr 10, 2013
Midnight in Austenland (Austenland, #2)
This was honestly pretty awful. I liked the original Austenland, despite it being a bit trite and predictable. This book was both those things and wor ...more
Mar 08, 2013
Mar 08, 2013
Murder at the Vicarage (Miss Marple, #1)
I find it hard to believe that I haven't read much Agatha Christie. However, I plan to rectify that soon, as the first Miss Marple book was thoroughly ...more
Jun 08, 2014
Jun 09, 2014
The Murder on the Links (Hercule Poirot #2)
After reading The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, Murder on the Links was a bit of a disappointment. This isn't to sad that it was bad, it just wasn't as ...more
Aug 11, 2014
Aug 13, 2014
Lord Edgware Dies (Hercule Poirot, #9)
I feel like Agatha Christie sets such a high bar, it's hard not to like everything of hers that I read (with a couple of exceptions). But, this one, I ...more
Sep 27, 2014
Sep 27, 2014
The Body in the Library (Miss Marple, #3)
Miss Marple is quickly becoming one of my favorite characters. She was definitely a presence in this story, which I loved. I definitely didn't see thr ...more
Jun 13, 2014
Jun 18, 2014
A Murder Is Announced (Miss Marple, #5)
Lots of Miss Marple in this mystery, which makes me happy, as she really is the best part of the books. The story itself was a bit convoluted, but in ...more
Jul 2014
Jul 07, 2014
After the Funeral (Hercule Poirot, #29)
Maybe my favorite Christie so far. I really had no idea who the culprit was until Poirot himself revealed it. This is one of the later novels in the P ...more
Sep 08, 2014
Sep 09, 2014
The Name of the Star (Shades of London, #1)
Really enjoyed this book! It's YA fiction, but well-written and perfectly enjoyable for not-so-young adults. I found the mystery to be engaging and re ...more
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Apr 22, 2012
I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia De Luce, #4)
I love Flavia - one of my favorite characters ever, but I didn't enjoy this book as much as the previous Flavia DeLuce novels. In fact, I think I've l ...more
Nov 2011
Oct 31, 2011
Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10)
Obviously, a classic Agatha Christie, but having never seen the movie adaption, I went in completely blind and was glad I did. While the ending is imp ...more
Sep 04, 2014
Sep 09, 2014
They Do It with Mirrors (Miss Marple, #6)
Perfectly decent Miss Marple read. It almost feels silly to even bother to review these books since, A: they were written so long ago and B: did Agath ...more
Jul 12, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (Hercule Poirot, #4)
Definitely the best Agatha Christie I had read so far. I was completely taken by surprise at the ending (apparently "controversial" in its day, accord ...more
Jul 28, 2014
Aug 05, 2014
To Fetch a Thief (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #3)
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Oct 31, 2011
The ABC Murders (Hercule Poirot, #13)
Sep 25, 2014
Sep 26, 2014
Dog on It (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #1)
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Oct 31, 2011
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