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Tuesday Night Bloggers: War Mysteries

A couple of weeks ago I did a post for Remembrance Sunday which looked at First World War set mystery novels and a lot of interesting ideas and recommendations were brought up – so thanks for that! 1,271 more words

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Turkish Gambit: Boris Akunin

Early story featuring Erast Fandorin!!!!

Much better storytelling than the “S/he Lover of Death” gambits.

In The Spotlight: Boris Akunin's Sister Pelagia and the White Bulldog

Hello, All,

Welcome to another edition of In The Spotlight. Historical novels can give an interesting perspective on a particular place and time. That’s especially true when they provide a deeper look at one part of a society (or, perhaps, a few). 1,099 more words

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