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Apr 15, 2013
This installment: Caribbean culture, teen book set in Spain, and quirky, magical short stories    A Cupboard Full of Coats by Yvvete Edwards Caribbean culture transplanted to...
Apr 8, 2013
This installment: an amazing, brilliant book on cd with a sci fi theme (alternate realities) but so much more, my take on a very popular novel, and an entertaining story based in Seattle.. ...
Apr 1, 2013
This installment: a novel that ranges from cold to hot climes, Strayed’s advice on love and life, and a charming older book revisited on CD.       Inside by Alix Ohlin...
Mar 29, 2013
Mystery IQ Quiz, part 2:   Here are matched authors, characters, and locations.  Louise Penny              ...
Mar 25, 2013
This installment: an intimate, quotidian journal by a favorite writer; a delightfully weird New Mexican novel, and a true life story of hard times and redemption.     Winter...
Mar 22, 2013
Test Your Mystery IQ: answersHere are the answers to last week’s mystery quiz:  match the authors to their series characters. Louise Penny       ...
Mar 18, 2013
This installment—three novels: mysticism and cyber-ingenuity in the Middle East; Martha’s Vineyard in the ‘40s with nasty domestic drama, and the Bad Boy of British Books does it...
Mar 15, 2013
Mystery readers:  can you match the popular mystery writers below with their fictional detective characters?   Type your answers in the comments box.     (Answers...
Mar 11, 2013
As a  new pope is chosen,  the world’s attention is focused on Rome.  While waiting for the white smoke, you could pass the time reading a novel about intrigue in the Vatican....
Mar 11, 2013
This installment three novels: British literary machinations; an artist arises from a Japanese internment camp, and a mixed martial arts hopeful meets more than his match.    Alys...