Archive for the ‘mystery.’ Category

I got this book before I really knew how popular it apparently is.  It was written by a Swedish journalist (with the setting in Sweden with all these places I’ve never heard of and names that are difficult to pronounce) who wrote a whole trilogy, then died of a heart attack in 2004 before they […]


I’ve been reading this series since it started and unfortunately, it’s getting progressively worse. The main character (protagonist, to use Meghan’s word) makes some poor relationship choices that I can’t understand and that gets in the way of my enjoyment of the mystery. That said, it was a good mystery. There are 2 murders to […]


This one I ‘experienced’ as a book on CD, so I wasn’t sure if it counted, “but then I realized I’m the boss” (to steal a line from Aaron Brockett).  We listened to this today as we drove from Indianapolis to Asheville, NC (see other blog).  It was 6.5 hours long, definitely a much faster […]