light mystery

"The Dry"

my take: A triple family suicide/murder in a small Australian farming town re-kindles the unsolved murder/suicide from twenty years earlier …

"Truly, Madly, Guilty"

my take: First, the cover is fun and matched my beach ensemble. Second, this is a great beach read. Like …

"Norwegian by Night"

my take: Having recently been in Oslo, I was excited to read this detective story set there. I was surprised …

"Gaudy Night"

my take: Written in 1936, instead of being historical fiction it’s, um, period literature, I guess. Which is rather refreshing. …

"death comes to pemberley"

my take: I recently came across a blog that was subtitled “because life’s too short to read bad books.” and …