Monthly Archives: January 2018

THE TREACHEROUS CURSE By Denna Raybourn

This is the third book in the Veronica Speedwell series and I am delighted to share my review. We learned more about Stroker, her partner. A pass colleague has returned to England from an Egyptian expedition and has disappeared. Since … Continue reading

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THE LINKING RINGS By John Gaspard

Eli Marks and his Uncle Harry are in London to attend a reunion as a member of the Magic Circle. Night one finds Uncle Harry on the stage waiting to do his act. Next to him seated in a chair … Continue reading

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THE CROSSING PLACES By Elly Griffiths

The saltmarshes off the coast of Norfolk yield a group of bones and Chief Inspector Harry Nelson asked Dr. Ruth Galloway, a bone specialist to scrutinize them. He wants to know if they could belong to Lucy, a young girl … Continue reading

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NETGALLEY THIS WEEK – JANUARY 13, 2018

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! I thought I had NetGalley reading under control and was reading my ARC’s for February. NetGalley approved 4 books that I had requested November/December. All are due out January 30. While I know I have a leeway, … Continue reading

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FIRST LINES FRIDAY – JANUARY 12, 2018

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! https://hoardingbooksblog.wordpress.com Today I am sharing a historical mystery set in England. Publication date: January 16, 2018 London, 1888 “I assure you, I am perfectly capable of identifying a phallus when see one,” Stoker informed me, clipping the words … Continue reading

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WWW’S WEDNESDAY – JANUARY 10, 2018

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! Today, I Am taking part on in WWW’s Wednesdays hosted by https://samannelizabeth.wordpress.com The 3 WWW’s ARE: WHAT ARE YOU READING NOW? WHAT DID YOU READ LAST? WHAT WILL YOU READ NEXTbb

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MANY A TWIST By Shelia Connolly

Maura Donavan stare at the woman in shock. Did she hear correctly? The woman said, “I’m your Mother.” She hadn’t seen her Mother since she was 2 years old. Maura feelings were mixed. They were sitting in the Gardai station … Continue reading

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PRE-MEDICATED MURDER By Tracy Weber

An angry and frustrated Kate Davidson and friends arrived in Canyon Beach, Oregon to help Kate’s boyfriend Michael to get a divorce from his wife, Gabrielle. He married her before he met Kate to help her stay in the United … Continue reading

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BOOKS ACQUIRED SINCE CHRISTMAS, 2017

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! ARCS AND BOOKS FROM AUTHORS ARC FROM LE FRENCH REFERRALS FROM FRIENDS    

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FROM NETGALLEY – JANUARY 6, 2018

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! Only one this week. I have a number of books since Christmas. I will do a separate post for them. A couple of referrals from book friends, some ARC’s from authors and others from specials. This a new author … Continue reading

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