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Well-Schooled in Murder (Inspector Lynley, #3)
4.11
it was ok
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
 
Murder on the Orient Express (Hercule Poirot, #10)
4.16
really liked it
6/17: I'm trying to read only new books this year, but I couldn't resist re-reading this, especially since an updated movie is coming out. Even knowin ...more
Jun 13, 2017
Sep 04, 2014
Sep 09, 2014
 
The Whole World (Keene and Frohmann, #1)
3.08
liked it
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)
3.51
did not like it
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)
4.04
really liked it
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)
3.81
liked it
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)
3.89
really liked it
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)
3.85
really liked it
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)
3.97
liked it
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, #31)
3.85
really liked it
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)
3.90
really liked it
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
not set
Apr 22, 2012
 
I Am Half-Sick of Shadows (Flavia de Luce, #4)
4.09
liked it
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
 
They Do It with Mirrors (Miss Marple, #6)
3.74
really liked it
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)
4.22
really liked it
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)
4.05
liked it
None
not set
Oct 31, 2011
 
The ABC Murders (Hercule Poirot, #13)
3.99
really liked it
None
Sep 25, 2014
Sep 26, 2014
 
Dog on It (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #1)
3.86
liked it
None
not set
Oct 31, 2011
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