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The Nine-Tailed Fox by Martin Limón
"This is another very entertaining entry in Martin Limon's series featuring U.S. Army CID sergeants George Sueno and Ernie Bascom. The series is set in the South Korea of the 1970s, and this book, like the previous twelve, is interesting not only f..." Read more of this review »
Past Tense by Lee Child
" This wasn't my favorite Reacher, but I loved finding out what was in the suitcase! "
Past Tense by Lee Child
"I'm beginning to feel sorry for Jack Reacher. The poor guy can't even begin to take a trip somewhere without immediately running into a problem that demands his attention and derails his travel plans. The opening of this book finds Jack in Maine...." Read more of this review »
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Save Me from Dangerous Men by S.A. Lelchuk
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The opening chapter of Save Me from Dangerous Men was very much old-fashioned Noir, which is not my thing, but by the end of the first chapter, I was intrigued.

The style changed, and I was hooked on Nikki , private investigator, bookstore owner, and
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Old Bones by Douglas Preston
Old Bones
by Douglas Preston (Goodreads Author)
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Maybe 2.5, just because Pendergast makes an appearance at the end.

Although I can never resist a Preston & Childs book, Old Bones takes a somewhat different path. This is the first book in a series featuring Norah Kelly, a character in several of
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The Merciful Crow by Margaret  Owen
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OK, first sentence: "Pa was taking too long to cut the boys' throats."

The Merciful Crows are the mercy killers of those dying of an excruciating plague. When a village seeks their help, they send for the Crows to end the suffering of the infected and
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The Merciful Crow by Margaret  Owen
"Wait, I seriously get to rate and review my own book? Rad. So my completely unbiased review is that it made me laugh, cry, and single-handedly put Ben & Jerry's grandchildren through med school. And that was just from writing the dang thing.

An..." Read more of this review »
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The Lost Words by Robert Macfarlane
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Gorgeous, thoughtful, timely. In a way, it really is a spell book, as its beautiful art and poems give us a new appreciation of nature.
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A Conspiracy of Wolves by Candace Robb
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Mysteries set in another time period have their own allure. Murder and murderer have never been limited to time or place, and the reasons for murder vary and remain the same. The old axiom for motives: "love, lust, lucre, loathing" can incorporate a ...more
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The Family Upstairs by Lisa Jewell
The Family Upstairs
by Lisa Jewell (Goodreads Author)
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Whoa! I read Jewell's I Found You in 2017, and The Family Upstairs is even better!

"The baby is back." Twenty-five years ago, the deaths of three adults in a mansion worth millions looked like the suicides of cult members. The only survivor-- a well-
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“Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.”
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“They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.”
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