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The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches, by Alan Bradley

The Flavia de Luce series by Alan Bradley are fun, short novels starring Flavia de Luce, a precocious chemistry loving girl that solves local murder mysteries. The whole series is great, and I highly recommend if you enjoy murder mystery … Continue reading

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In the Woods, by Tana French

In the Woods, by Tana French 2007 In the Woods is a mystery/crime novel set in Ireland. It follows Rob and Cassie, detectives trying to solve the case of a murdered 12 year old girl that may have links to … Continue reading

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The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton

The Luminaries, by Eleanor Catton, is a sprawling novel set in the goldfields of New Zealand in the mid 1800s that is part murder mystery, part court room drama, part frontier adventure, and part gothic romance. The novel begins with … Continue reading

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Mistress of Mellyn, by Victoria Holt

Guess what, I started a book club! Our first meeting was a week ago or so, and I’m so excited to get together with some awesome women to talk about books, and hopefully be introduced to a lot of things … Continue reading

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China Trade, by S.J. Rozan and other Bill and Lydia books

Bill Smith and Lydia Chin are private investigators in Chinatown (that’s in NY if you know nothing about these things. Like me.) that always seem to find more trouble than they bargained for.  In their debut novel, Lydia is hired … Continue reading

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