Mystery

Dead Men Don’t Ski (Inspector Henry Tibbett Mystery #1) by Patricia Moyes

This is yet another book which my library luckily had in the older non-Christie category. They do not have the rest in order but given the abrupt introduction of our investigator Henry Tibbett, I do not think it should matter if I read it out of order. As I read more books by older women… Continue reading Dead Men Don’t Ski (Inspector Henry Tibbett Mystery #1) by Patricia Moyes

Humour, Mystery

He’d Rather Be Dead by George Bellairs

I have only read one other book by this author, and I had not previously stumbled onto the reason why a few of my blogging friends (Rekha @Book Decoder) to be particular were so fond of Bellairs. I think I finally found the attraction.  I have to begin with the fact that struck me the… Continue reading He’d Rather Be Dead by George Bellairs

Mystery, Uncategorized

The Case of the Constant Suicides (Dr. Gideon Fell #13) by John Dickson Carr

I have read and reviewed two other books by this author recently (looks like I am on a bit of a binge!)   Although our library's online catalogue is not as vast as I would want it to be when it comes to old authors (they are pretty up to date on current trends), I… Continue reading The Case of the Constant Suicides (Dr. Gideon Fell #13) by John Dickson Carr

Mystery

The Case for Three Detectives: Anjana, Kate and Laurie Discuss John Dickson Carr’s Castle Skull (1931)

I have something different to offer today. On a  comment on my first reading of a book by John Dickson Carr, a plan was struck to read and discuss this particular reprint and below is the result. It was great fun and this is way more detailed than something I could put together by myself… Continue reading The Case for Three Detectives: Anjana, Kate and Laurie Discuss John Dickson Carr’s Castle Skull (1931)