Mini Review – A Murder is Announced

Title: A Murder is Announced Author: Agatha ChrsiteSeries: Ms Marple #5 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn, including Jane Marple, are agog with curiosity over an advertisement in the local gazette which reads: ‘A murder is announced and will take place on Friday October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m.’…

Graphic Novel Review – Monday Monday

Title: Monday MondayAuthor: Ben Arronovich, Andrew Cartmel Illustrator: José María BeroySeries: Rivers of London Graphic Novels #9 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: It's the case of a Swedish Werewolf in London, the unmissable next chapter in the life of full-time cop and part time wizard Peter Grant. Grant works as part of a very special…

Blog Tour – The Untold Story

Title: The Untold StoryAuthor: Genevieve CogmanSeries: The Invisible Library #8Release Date: 9/12/2021E.S.C.A.P.E Score: 49(see below for breakdown) 4.5 stars ★★★★★ I received a free finished copy from UK Tor ,via Black Crow PR in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. From Goodreads: Librarian Spy Irene is heading into danger. Not for…

Mini Review – Moving Finger

Title: The Moving Finger Author: Agatha ChristieSeries: Ms Marple #4 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: The placid village of Lymstock seems the perfect place for Jerry Burton to recuperate from his accident under the care of his sister, Joanna. But soon a series of vicious poison-pen letters destroys the village’s quiet charm, eventually causing one…

Mini Review – The Body in the Library

Title: The Body in the LibraryAuthor: Agatha ChristieSeries: Ms Marple #2 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: It’s seven in the morning. The Bantrys wake to find the body of a young woman in their library. She is wearing evening dress and heavy make-up, which is now smeared across her cheeks. But who is she? How…

Mini Review – The 13 Problems

Title: The 13 ProblemsAuthor: Agatha ChristieSeries: Ms Marple #1.5 4.5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: The Tuesday Night Club is the name for a varied group of guests who challenge each other to solve recent, and not so recent, crimes. It begins one evening when the group gathers at Miss Marple’s house and the conversation turns…

Audiobook Review – Beast

Title: BeastAuthor: Matt WesolowskiFull Cast NarrationSeries: Six stories #4 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: Elusive online journalist Scott King examines the chilling case of a young vlogger found frozen to death in the legendary local ‘vampire tower’, in another explosive episode of Six Stories… In the wake of the 'Beast from the East' cold snap…

Mini Review – Man in the Brown Suit

Title: The Man in the Brown Suit Author: Agatha ChristieSeries: Mysteries #1, Colonel Race #1 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: Newly-orphaned Anne Beddingfeld is a nice English girl looking for a bit of adventure in London. But she stumbles upon more than she bargained for! Anne is on the platform at Hyde Park Corner tube…

Mini Review – Lord Edgeware Dies

Title: Lord Edgeware DiesAuthor: Agatha ChristieSeries: Hercule Poirot #9 4 stars ★★★★ From Goodreads: Poirot had been present when Jane bragged of her plan to ‘get rid of’ her estranged husband. Now the monstrous man was dead. And yet the great Belgian detective couldn’t help feeling that he was being taken for a ride. After…

Mini Review – Murder at the Vicarage.

Title: The Murder at the VicarageAuthor: Agatha ChristieSeries: Ms Marple #1 5 stars ★★★★★ From Goodreads: Murder at the Vicarage marks the debut of Agatha Christie’s unflappable and much beloved female detective, Miss Jane Marple. With her gift for sniffing out the malevolent side of human nature, Miss Marple is led on her first case…