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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 commenters on the team. Setting the Action One Christmas Eve 1913, a young woman shows up on the doorstep of a young doctor. She is…Continue readingThe Woman in Green, Jack Todd (August 2020)

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All the Devils Are Here – Gamache 16

All the Devils Are Here, is the latest installment in the Inspector Gamache series, by Louise Penny. This time, Armand Gamache is off to Paris for the birth of a grandchild. However, like any detective, trouble and crime seem to follow him wherever he goes. The Inspector Gamache series is one of three that I am following closely. I am trying very hard to stay up to date with him, along with Rebus and Bruno. Last time out I found…Continue readingAll the Devils Are Here – Gamache 16

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September 2019 – Reading Roundup

I realize that my September 2019 reading round up is a couple of days early. However, I just finished reading my fourth book of the month, and I know I won’t get any more read in the next couple of days. Plus, There is another post that I intend to put out on Monday. The reading material this month is either detective or dystopian. Below you’ll find links to my most recent monthly round ups. August  July June September 2019…Continue readingSeptember 2019 – Reading Roundup

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July 2019 Reading Round Up

The end of July 2019 means I’ve been at these monthly reading round ups for 17 months. I know a year and a half would be a more usual time frame to mark but I like to be a little different. 2019 Roundups January, February, March Fiction, March Non-Fiction, April, May, June July 2019 Reviews This month I’m going to start with my favourite detective fiction writer. Ian Rankin – The Impossible Dead Check out my review of A Song for the…Continue readingJuly 2019 Reading Round Up

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March Fiction Reading Round Up

If February was a poor month with only four books read, March is a bonanza with nine books read. Part of the reason for that is I had two or three books started at the end of last month, which I finished this month. The other thing is that I had a couple of easy reads this month. Given those two factors I decided I would break my round ups into  March fiction and March non-fiction. The Strong Badger –…Continue readingMarch Fiction Reading Round Up

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February Reading Round Up 2019

Well, this is another month where the book list is rather short. February is Annual Meeting time for the Parish with all that such meetings entail. Also, I wrote an article on Singleness and the Church for our Diocesan newspaper(what with February being the month for love and relationships). So once again there are only four books on the list for this month. On the plus side, I managed to finish Niall Ferguson’s, Kissinger, 1923 -1968, The Idealist. This book was heavy…Continue readingFebruary Reading Round Up 2019