Monthly Archives: March 2011

Evan’s Gate By Rhys Bowen

Tweet Evan Evans is now a newly promoted policeman in Wales near Mt. Snowdon. He and his bride to be, Bronwen, have bought a little cottage up a hill which gives them the most perfect view. It would be a … Continue reading

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Death of a Chimney Sweep By M.C. Beaton

Tweet Beaton is a star at character development. She starts a book and from the first page you are hooked. Here we meet an English couple who have moved to a small village in Scotland to live out their retirement. … Continue reading

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Bury Your Dead By Louise Penny

Tweet Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is fast becoming one of my favourite coppers. Set in French Canada our extremely humble hero is on leave after a traumatic experience. He is pulled into a local case due to not only his … Continue reading

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Devil’s Star By Jo Nesbo

Tweet This is yet another Scandinavian installment. We are back to Norway for this one. Our copper is Harry Hole who is a brilliant detective but he is also a raging alcoholic who gives over to his demons regularly. In … Continue reading

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Minding Frankie By Maeve Binchy

Tweet I highly encourage you to read Ms. Binchy if you love books about people who have issues, but live them out with their community. It is probably better if you have read her stuff in order but certainly not … Continue reading

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