Mystery

The Unexpected Mrs Pollifax (Mrs. Pollifax #1) by Dorothy Gilman

For some strange reason, when I picked this off my Kindle to read, I had forgotten that it was a reprint. Only some chapters in did I suddenly realise that this was not a contemporary narrative. I do not know how this reflects on my detecting skills, but I hopefully made up for it by… Continue reading The Unexpected Mrs Pollifax (Mrs. Pollifax #1) by Dorothy Gilman

Fantasy, Young Adult/Children

The Clockwork Crow (The Clockwork Crow #1) by Catherine Fisher

This is a short first book of a middle-grade children's fantasy which I picked up for some unknown reason. Although there is a bigger secret hidden about the crow, this instalment does work by itself. It mixes a few different feelings with regards to our orphan lead. She is to set out (by herself!) to… Continue reading The Clockwork Crow (The Clockwork Crow #1) by Catherine Fisher