Wrap-Up: Reading by the Numbers 2022

Have also successfully completed another challenge hosted by Bev @ My Reader's Block. this time: Reading by the Numbers. Here are the books read (and thankfully also reviewed): Goal: 51 books The Religious Body by Catherine Aird Life Cycle by Harry Carmichael The Seeds of Hate by Harry Carmichael Death of a Star by G.D.H. … Continue reading Wrap-Up: Reading by the Numbers 2022

The Locked-Room Mystery and Agatha Christie

Thanks to John @ Pretty Sinister Books, I became aware of an article on the resurgence (or so the author claims) of the locked-room puzzle in contemporary crime fiction. Just for the record, John wasn't impressed by the article stating that "the author completely misconstrued the term “locked room” into a metaphorical meaning rather than … Continue reading The Locked-Room Mystery and Agatha Christie

Blogging…Once Again

I have missed discussing books and interacting with those kind enough to visit my blog, so here I am once again. WordPress is new to me (and a little daunting). I hope I get it right. Once again... And I hope everybody is well in his/her part of the world.