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The Captain and the Enemy by Graham Greene

bookshelves: published-1988, spies, autumn-2014, tbr-busting-2014, under-1000-ratings, lit-richer, cults-societies-brotherhoods, mystery-thriller

Read on September 01, 2014


Description: Victor Baxter is a young boy when a secretive stranger known simply as “the Captain” takes him from his boarding school to live in London. 190 more words

Death of a Murder Mystery Novel

The Librarian stepped around the corner of the bookshelf and froze. She raised her hands to her cheeks and screamed. Still, she couldn’t look away. Beaten, battered and ripped apart, it lay in pieces at her feet. 551 more words

Mystery Writing 101

A Touch Of Frost by R.D. Wingfield

bookshelves: summer-2014, mystery-thriller, fradio, published-1992, series, britain-england

Recommended for: BBC Radio Listeners

Read from August 23 to 31, 2014


Book description: … 212 more words


Every suspect is hiding a secret. Let me repeat for emphasis: EVERY SUSPECT IS HIDING A SECRET. It’s just that only one of them is hiding THE secret. 351 more words

Mystery Writing 101


First, the good things:

There is NO Bella in this book. No misty eyed teenage romance. There is no soul-searching Lestat who laments his life in overlong paragraphs filled with purple prose. 671 more words

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