Book Review. The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie.

‘Bottled, was he?’ said Colonel Bantry, with an Englishman’s sympathy for alcoholic excess. ‘Oh, well, can’t judge a fellow by what he does when he’s drunk. When I was at Cambridge, I remember I put a certain utensil – well, well, never mind. Deuce of a row there was about it.’ Two young girls, Ruby … Continue reading Book Review. The Body in the Library by Agatha Christie.

Book Review. The Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Christie.

I like that the blurbs of these books describe the first 2 chapters of the story, and neglect the rest of the plot. I don’t necessarily want to know who did it, but I would still like to know a bit more about what I am about to read. The blurb for The Sittaford Mystery … Continue reading Book Review. The Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Christie.

Book Review. A Murder is Announced by Agatha Christie.

Thoughts on A Murder is Announced In A Murder is Announced it appears to be the ‘foreigners’, at every turn it is the fault of the foreigners. An attitude that is mainly led by the police in charge of the investigation. Old women being called ‘pussies’ I cannot imagine it. I think of women’s genitalia, … Continue reading Book Review. A Murder is Announced by Agatha Christie.

Book Review. A Caribbean Mystery by Agatha Christie.

Sex, scandals, queers and neurotic women are all within the first chapter of A Caribbean Mystery, namely on the inside pages of the daily newspapers, with Miss Marple wondering how things had changed since she was a girl. Nothing really changes in that regard, does it? Rumours are created by one person, handed around and … Continue reading Book Review. A Caribbean Mystery by Agatha Christie.

Book Review. The Fatal Flying Affair by T. E. Kinsey

For the past year or so I have been falling in love with the Lady Hardcastle mysteries. They are so fun to read. The dialogue is one of my favourite parts of the stories. I just love good dialogue. The Fatal Flying Affair is the latest book to have been published and unfortunately, I didn’t … Continue reading Book Review. The Fatal Flying Affair by T. E. Kinsey