Book Review: Hercule Poirot’s Christmas

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5/5 Christmas goes wrong. Poirot solves mystery. The Blurb: In Hercule Poirot's Christmas, the holidays are anything but merry when a family reunion is marred by murder — and the notoriously fastidious investigator is quickly on the case. The wealthy Simeon Lee has demanded that all four of his sons — one faithful, one … Continue reading Book Review: Hercule Poirot’s Christmas

Book Review: The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️❤️ 5/5 Modern spin on Pride and Prejudice. The blurb Twenty‑four‑year‑old grad student Lizzie Bennet is saddled with student loan debt and still living at home along with her two sisters—beautiful Jane and reckless Lydia. When rich and handsome Bing Lee comes to town, along with his stuck‑up friend William Darcy, things really start to … Continue reading Book Review: The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet

Book Review: A Murder is Announced

4/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Murder announced in newspaper. Old-fashioned Hold-up. The Blurb: A murder is announced in a small-town newspaper advertisement—and Miss Marple must unravel the fiendish puzzle when a crime does indeed occur.The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are agog with curiosity when the Gazette advertises “A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October … Continue reading Book Review: A Murder is Announced

Book Review: Fantastic Beasts Screenplay by J. K. Rowling

4/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Animal-Lover's suitcase opens in NYC. Chaos. The Blurb J.K. Rowling's screenwriting debut is captured in this exciting hardcover edition of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them screenplay. When Magizoologist Newt Scamander arrives in New York, he intends his stay to be just a brief stopover. However, when his magical case is … Continue reading Book Review: Fantastic Beasts Screenplay by J. K. Rowling

Book Meme of the Month (1-10-2019)

Do you like Finding Nemo and Finding Dory? There were pretty cute childhood films. Well today Dory gets a glorified mention. Today's Meme is... Just keep buying, just keep buying Image Credit: http://slaplaughter.danoah.com/36-memes-for-book-lovers-that-will-make-them-happier-than-getting-a-letter-from-hogwarts/Image Book Sales are awesome. Especially when you can locate rare books or get others for cheap. I love school books sales, library … Continue reading Book Meme of the Month (1-10-2019)

Book Review: Three-Act Tragedy

5/5 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ ❤️ Multiple murders. Concealed motive. Part played. The Blurb: At an apparently respectable dinner party, a vicar is the first to die...Thirteen guests arrived at dinner at the actor's house. It was to be a particularly unlucky evening for the mild-mannered Reverend Stephen Babbington, who choked on his cocktail, went into convulsions and … Continue reading Book Review: Three-Act Tragedy

Book Haul from Munro’s Books (23-08-2019)

Recently I had the pleasure of visiting Munro's Books in Victoria, Vancouver Island. It was such a beautiful and beguiling book store. While there I made a few purchases. Here they are: The Official Sherlock Puzzle Book - buy hereLittle Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng - buy hereSherlock Holmes' Cunning Puzzles - buy hereBroken Throne … Continue reading Book Haul from Munro’s Books (23-08-2019)