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Quote of the day, Feb. 6

Ann Cleeves, on libraries

“Rather than the grey and dreary institutions of public perception, these should be places of innovation and experiment, where readers can take a chance on a book, pick one because they like the look of the cover or the title or because they see it returned by the gorgeous young man who lives in their street. 14 more words


Too Good To Be True

Book Title: Too Good To Be True

Author: Ann Cleeves

Publisher: Pan

Publication Date: February 4th 2016

Genre(s): Mystery & Thrillers, Short Stories, General Fiction (Adult) 519 more words

Literary Reviews

2017 Reading Challenge

Despite a valiant last push at the end of 2016, I (YET AGAIN!) did not manage to reach my goal of 50 books in a year. 153 more words


Eileen's Top Reads of 2016

So many books, so little time. Here are my favourites that I’ve read this year.

I notice that a lot of the Fiction are sequels, or part of a series. 249 more words


The Other Side of You*

Many crime fiction authors write more than one series. There are a lot of reasons for doing that, too. For instance, the author may want to ‘start fresh’ if a series has gone on for a while. 987 more words


Joanne's Mystery Picks

THE CROW TRAP by Ann Cleeves

Secrets and betrayal – so often the stuff of a good mystery.  Cleeves’ first Vera Stanhope novel is steeped in both.  212 more words

Staff Picks