I have been reading a series of detective novels set in a charming village in Canada, where the people eat fabulous food, live together in loving company, celebrate the seasons with art and verve, and are constantly opening yet another bottle of excellent wine. 315 more words
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A Fatal Grace by Louise Penny
A Fatal Grace by Louise Penny is the 2nd in the Armand Gamache mystery novels.
We are returning to Three Pines, where the very unlikable (and sadistic) CC de Poitiers, a wife and mother, is murdered during the annual curling tournament and fundraiser. 346 more words
‘I didn’t mean any real harm.’ ‘We were only having a bit of fun.’ I’m sure you’ve heard things like this when people make mischief. And sometimes mischief is really just that: a relatively harmless prank that’s no more than annoying. 966 more words
Bury Your Dead is one of Louise Penny’s best Chief Inspector Gamache mysteries. It resolved a wrongful conviction from The Brutal Telling, tells some history of Quebec City’s founding, a current murder in the small community of English speakers that remain in Quebec City, and the results of a police raid that left the Chief Inspector as well as Inspector Beauvoir are seriously injured. 31 more words