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Alice | 546 comments Alice's Clues


message 2: by Alice (last edited Jan 21, 2018 05:31PM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #4 Rooms
Hall – Read a book with any of the following items on the cover: castle, body of armor, banner, tapestry, candelabra, or throne OR read book with any word in the title or author name that rhymes with hall.

Satan in St Mary's (Hugh Corbett, #1) by Paul Doherty by PC Doherty


message 3: by Alice (last edited Jan 24, 2018 04:10AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #1

1 1. Clue was originally produced in Leeds, England in 1949. The game idea had been sold earlier than 1949, but due to war shortages, could not be produced and marketed until 1949. Read any book set in the United Kingdom OR any book revolving around World War II.

I read This Side of Murder (Verity Kent, #1) by Anna Lee Huber by anna Lee Hubard


message 4: by Alice (last edited Feb 20, 2018 04:15AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #2
Miss Scarlet - Read a book with a red cover OR a glamorous looking female on the cover OR since Miss Scarlet always makes the first game move, read a book that is first in a series.

Gold Digger (A Klondike Mystery #1) by Vicki Delany


message 5: by Alice (last edited Apr 10, 2018 03:55AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #3

Rope – Read a book with rope on the cover OR a book whose author initials can be found in ROPE (any initial counts).

Wine of Violence by Priscilla Royal


message 6: by Alice (last edited Sep 22, 2018 02:24PM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #2

Professor Plum – Read a book with a purple cover OR a protagonist who is a teacher / professor.

Death Comes to London (Kurland St. Mary Mystery, #2) by Catherine Lloyd by Catherine Lloyd


message 7: by Alice (last edited Sep 22, 2018 02:25PM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #4 Lounge – Read a book with any type of chair or sofa on the cover OR a book cover showing any kind of leisure activity.

No Cure for the Dead By Christine Trent

Books in bookshelf reading pastime


message 8: by Sandy (new)

Sandy | 1089 comments It seems I'll be joining you in the lounge!


message 9: by Alice (last edited Sep 30, 2018 10:37AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #1 -- 3
The secret envelope is stored in the cellar of the mansion. There are 324 possible solutions to the murder! Read a book which has been “archived in your cellar” for a year or more OR read a book with 324 pages OR read a book with 2, 3, or 4 in the total number of pages.

Whispers of Warning (A Change of Fortune Mystery, #2) by Jessica Estevao by Jessica Estevao


message 10: by Alice (last edited Oct 27, 2018 04:14AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments #3
Revolver – Read a book with any type of gun on the cover OR a book with any of the following words in the title: READY, AIM, FIRE, BANG, BULLET, SHOOT, SHOT, SAFETY, or TRIGGER.

Alice and the Assassin (Alice Roosevelt Mystery #1) by R.J. Koreto by R.J. Koreto


message 11: by Alice (last edited Nov 04, 2018 04:54AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments # 1 2

2. The murder victim is known as “Dr. Black” in UK game versions and usually referred to as “Mr. Boddy” in US versions. Read a book with a black cover OR a book with a corpse on the cover.

Mycroft and Sherlock by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar by Kareem Abdul Jabbar


message 12: by Alice (last edited Dec 19, 2018 01:07PM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments 4 9

Ballroom – Read a book with any type of dancer on the cover OR a book with a gathering of people on the cover (3 or more people).

The Repentant Rake (Christopher Redmayne, #3) by Edward Marston by Edward Marston


message 13: by Sandy (new)

Sandy | 1089 comments How was the second Kareem Mycroft book?


message 14: by Alice (new)

Alice | 546 comments Sandy wrote: "How was the second Kareem Mycroft book?"

It was very good. I recommend it. More character development


message 15: by Alice (last edited Dec 21, 2018 06:21AM) (new)

Alice | 546 comments 2
Mrs Peacock

Murder at Ochre Court (Gilded Newport Mysteries #6) by Alyssa Maxwell by Alyssa Maxwell


message 16: by Alice (new)

Alice | 546 comments 4
Conservatory – Read a book showing any type of large, glass structure on the front OR a book with plants, flowers, or trees on the cover.


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