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Disgrace - Jussi Adler-Olsen

What’s it all about?:

Kimmie’s home is on the streets of Copenhagen. To live she must steal. She has learned to avoid the police and never to stay in one place for long. 779 more words

Book Reviews

The last Goodbye... und das Leben ist kein Ponyhof.

Naaaaihn, ich sage nicht Auf Wiedersehen zu euch! Keine Sorge!

Ich bin nur noch ganz ergriffen vom letzten Kapitel Mittelerde. Ja, Hobbit Nummer 3 läuft schon eine Weile, aber erst heute habe ich es dann auch ins Kino geschafft. 356 more words


Keeper of Lost Causes by Jussi Adler-Olsen

In 2002, Merete Lynggaard, a prominent Danish politician, went missing on a car ferry from Denmark to Germany. She left behind her younger brother, Uffie, who had not spoken for 15 years, since an automobile accident they were involved in took their parents’ lives.  357 more words


The first book of 2015

Well, finished reading my first book of 2015 last night. Last year I read 60 books, how many will I read this year? I’ve set myself a target of 50, I think that I might be a bit busier this year. 180 more words

In The Spotlight: Jussi Adler-Olsen's Mercy

Hello, All,

Welcome to another edition of In The Spotlight. There’ve been many different kinds of police procedural series, so it’s not easy to develop an innovative approach to them. 1,412 more words


Re-reading is one of those things that people tend to have very strong feelings about. Either you’re a re-reader or you aren’t – generally. I fall in the ‘are’ camp.

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Top Ten Tuesday

The Friday Five: Sweet Spots of Every Kind

EAT   Gather   For my birthday last month, I asked the boyfriend to surprise me with a new restaurant. (As you can imagine, I’m the one who usually drives those decisions.) So he did a little research and made a few calls to foodie friends and knocked it out of the park with… 785 more words