Historical fiction, Mystery

The Mitford Murders (Mitford Murders #1) by Jessica Fellowes

In order to re-enter the zone of writing actual content on the blog which I would like to read a few years on, I set down actual pen to paper. I hoped this action would stimulate that which has been missing and I might (once again) attempt to kick start my old processes. Since I… Continue reading The Mitford Murders (Mitford Murders #1) by Jessica Fellowes

Mystery

Saddled with Murder (Dr. Kate Vet Mysteries #1) by Eileen Brady

I saw this book was the first in a 'new' series and looked no further than that, but I should have. This character appears in other series' based on the location. Although the characters were well rounded, and we got a lot of the backstory, it still felt like I was dropping in unannounced to… Continue reading Saddled with Murder (Dr. Kate Vet Mysteries #1) by Eileen Brady

Mystery

The Honjin Murders and The Inugami Curse by Seishi Yokomizo

This is the first Japanese translation mystery that I have read, and this must be taken into account with regards to my ratings. The first book of the reprints was The Honjin Murders. The story begins in a small town with the arrival of a disfigured man. This coincides with the marriage of one of… Continue reading The Honjin Murders and The Inugami Curse by Seishi Yokomizo

Mystery

Bait and Witch (Witch Way Librarian Mysteries #1) by Angela M. Sanders

There are cozy mysteries that have the standard formula of interesting newcomer solving mysteries, and then there are those with actual magic woven (or in some cases thrown) in. I have not been a fan of many with the magic angle and not had much luck with them, but every once in a while when… Continue reading Bait and Witch (Witch Way Librarian Mysteries #1) by Angela M. Sanders