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The Long Way Home ~ Louise Penny. Defying Expectations

Louise Penny has, for some time now, been one of my favourite crime writers.  I was, therefore, very pleased to be given the opportunity to read her most recent novel,  579 more words

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"Still Life: A Chief Inspector Gamache Novel" by Louise Penny

This mystery, part of a series (I don’t know how many books), takes place in Canada, and is highly atmospheric. The plot was overly complex for my taste, but I enjoyed the characters. 174 more words

Louise Penny's Book The Long Way Home and a Lesson on Helping

Louise Penny, a Canadian author of mystery novels set in the Canadian province of Quebec and centered on the work of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache of the Sûreté du Québe, is my current favorite author. 452 more words


The Long Way Home by Louise Penny

For some reason I think I’ve read a Inspector Gamache mystery before but have no record of it. The Long Way Home got excellent reviews and I thought I’d give it a try. 313 more words


What Do You Count?

“The mind is its own place, and of itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven.”

John Milton

“Why did you say you weren’t a prisoner?”…. 343 more words


Tribes - which one are you in?

When we first started roaming the planet we did it in small groups or tribes. In the traditional sense of the word, a tribe is a related group of people with some sort of kinship or other social bond. 467 more words


Mystery Monday | The Long Way Home by Louise Penny

Mystery Mondays is a sometimes weekly, sometimes biweekly and sometimes monthly review feature here on Words of Mystery that showcases books in the mystery (and on occasion thriller) genre that we are currently reading and our thoughts on them.

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