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message 1: by Pamela (last edited Mar 31, 2019 02:03PM) (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Aiming for Level #2 Adventurer

Packed and ready to depart on 1 January 2019

Regions Claimed
Australia and Oceania
Asia
Middle East, North Africa and Greater Arabia
Europe


Countries Claimed
New Zealand
Sri Lanka
India
Egypt
United Kingdom
Italy
Germany


message 2: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #1

Region Australia and Oceania
Country New Zealand
Book Died in the Wool by Ngaio Marsh


message 3: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #1

Region Australia and Oceania
Country New Zealand
Book Died in the Wool by Ngaio Marsh

Finished January 12


message 4: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #2

Region Asia
Country Sri Lanka
Book Trouble in Nuala by Harriet Steel


message 5: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #2

Region Asia
Country Sri Lanka
Book Trouble in Nuala by Harriet Steel

Finished January 19


message 6: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #3

Region Middle East, North Africa and Greater Arabia
Country Egypt
Book The Horus Killings by Paul Doherty


message 7: by Pamela (last edited Mar 07, 2019 07:31AM) (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #3

Region Middle East, North Africa and Greater Arabia
Country Egypt
Book The Horus Killings by Paul Doherty

Finished February 5
3.5 stars, like the Ancient Egypt setting, ending a bit clumsy


message 8: by Pamela (last edited Feb 13, 2019 07:53AM) (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #4

Region Europe
Country United Kingdom (England)
Book Minute for Murder by Nicholas Blake


message 9: by Pamela (last edited Mar 07, 2019 07:32AM) (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #4

Region Europe
Country United Kingdom
Book Minute for Murder by Nicholas Blake

Finished February 12

3* Started well, loved the post WWII setting, but plot got a bit bogged down in the middle and repetitive


message 10: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #5

Region Europe
Country Italy
Book The Venus Throw by Steven Saylor


message 11: by Pamela (last edited Mar 07, 2019 07:31AM) (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #5

Region Europe
Country Italy
Book The Venus Throw by Steven Saylor

Finished March 6
2.5* Too many info dumps, not enough of the mystery. Bit disappointing.


message 12: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #6

Region Asia
Country India
Book The Strangler Vine by M.J. Carter


message 13: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #6

Region Asia
Country India
Book The Strangler Vine by M.J. Carter

Finished March 19
4* I love books set in 19th century India, and this was a good strong mystery too.


message 14: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #7

Region Europe
Country Germany
Book The Beggar King by Oliver Pötzsch


message 15: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #7

Region Europe
Country Germany
Book The Beggar King by Oliver Pötzsch

Finished March 31
4*, enjoyed this after a slow start


message 16: by Pamela (new)

Pamela (bibliohound) | 224 comments Book #8

Region North America
Country United States of America
Book A Beautiful Poison by Lydia Kang


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