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Review: Beastly Bones by William Ritter

So, I wasn’t lying when I said I ordered the second book in the series immediately after finishing Jackaby. In 1892, New Fiddleham, New England, things are never quite what they seem, especially when Abigail Rook and her eccentric employer, R. F. Jackaby, are called upon to investigate the supernatural. First, members of a particularly…… Continue reading Review: Beastly Bones by William Ritter

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Review: Miss Silver Comes to Stay by Patricia Wentworth

I was so absorbed by my goal to read all the Poirot books, that I completely forgot about Miss Silver. Shame on me!!! When James Lessiter returns to Lenton after many years to claim his family estate, his reappearance opens old wounds never healed. Then he is found bludgeoned to death by a fire poker…… Continue reading Review: Miss Silver Comes to Stay by Patricia Wentworth

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Review: Peril at End House by Agatha Christie

I might have complained about the Big Four, but this Poirot really redeemed itself!! But before I go on about how amazing this book is, I’ll explain what it’s about. Nick Buckley was an unusual name for a pretty young woman. But then she had led an unusual life. First, on a treacherous Cornish hillside,…… Continue reading Review: Peril at End House by Agatha Christie

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Review: the Secret of Shadow Ranch by Carolyn Keene

Yes I am back with another review of a Nancy Drew book, I’m sure y’all missed these! But, I’m almost done with the entire series of Nancy Drew, well, the one in these editions, unfortunately!! Today I’m going to talk about my favourite Nancy Drew by far, the Secret of Shadow Ranch. Nancy travels with…… Continue reading Review: the Secret of Shadow Ranch by Carolyn Keene

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Review: Hickory Dickory Dock by Agatha Christie

I’ve been going strong with my resolution to read all of the Poirot Books this year! What I’ve noticed so far, is that not all the Poirot books are of the same amazing quality, some are a bit boring or predictable (ahum the murder of Roger Ackroyd ahum) and others are actually quite amazing. In what…… Continue reading Review: Hickory Dickory Dock by Agatha Christie

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Review: Dead Man’s Folly by Agatha Christie

So, if you have read my Reading Goals for 2017 post, you may have noticed that one of my goals is to read all the Poirot books. Some of you might wonder as to why, but Dead Man’s Folly is one of the many reasons why. Sir George and Lady Stubbs, the hosts of a…… Continue reading Review: Dead Man’s Folly by Agatha Christie