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The Woman in Green, Jack Todd (August 2020)

My reading inspiration comes from all sorts of sources. In the case of Jack Todd’s The Woman in -Green, it’s because I follow the author on Twitter. It wasn’t his mystery writing that caught my attention. Rather, as a Montreal Canadiens fan, I find him to be one of the more restrained and well-thought out…

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The Shooting at Chateau Rock – Bruno Mystery

The Shooting at Chateau Rock is the latest installment in the Bruno, Chief of Police detective series. Written by Martin Walker, the stories center around a rural police chief in the Dordogne region of France. The cases often have international significance. The heart of the books though, revolve around a close knit group of friends.…

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Reviews and Such Restaurants

Dug & Betty’s Ice Creamery and Cafe

  A little while ago I wrote about Fete Ice Cream on Assiniboine Avenue. Dug & Betty’s Ice Creamery and Cafe, is another, recent addition to the Winnipeg ice cream scene. Owned by the people behind Inferno’s Bistro, which is located just across the street. Dug & Betty’s is bringing small batch ice cream, and…

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Reading Round Ups

August 2019 Reading Round Up

My August 2019 Reading Round Up is quite a short one. Only three books on the list today. I’ve got a couple of other books that I plan to write separate reviews for. This month is a couple of mysteries, and one food biography. January 2019. February 2019, March Fiction 2019, March Non-Fiction 2019, April…

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A Taste for Vengeance – Martin Walker

The Follow up to A Taste for Vengeance, The Body in the Castle Well, is due out on June 3rd of this year. I can hardly wait.  A Taste for Vengeance, is the latest novel in the Bruno: Chief of Police series by Martin Walker. I only discovered this series earlier this year, and I’ve really enjoyed it. One of…

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May Reading Round Up

March Reading Round Up – April Reading Round Up May marks my third monthly reading round up. Last month the focus seemed to be mainly on various cozy mysteries. This month I’ve got a couple of more cozies, and another one of the Bruno books that I read. Along with them there are three more…