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Miss Phryne Fisher Investigates

When it comes to my reading choices, I do like a nice, cosy murder-mystery. The thrilling, mile-a-minute, action-packed versions of James Patterson and the like, are not what I want to sit down to with a cup of tea and a biscuit. 282 more words


The Dark Side Down Under

The art deco font on the front cover called to me.

And I wondered, what could be inside this marvelously designed book?

I checked it out, having skimmed the description on the inside flap and had a vague notion that it was a steampunk novel. 294 more words

YA Literature

Alibi confirms return of Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries for third season

One of the more fun crime dramas out there is Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Set and made in Australia, it’s based on Kerry Greenwood’s novels and is brilliant entertainment. 144 more words


Writing Miss Fisher

This is one post where I’m not going to pretend to have the answers. Not that I would pretend. Not usually. Rather, I’m going to be asking a lot of questions. 1,499 more words


Phryne Fisher Binge Read

A while ago, Lisa suggested that I try watching Miss Fisher’s Murder mysteries, an Australian crime drama set in the 1920’s. She assured me that it had many things I would like: crimes solved by an amateur sleuth, snark and banter, terrific 1920’s fashions, sexiness, and a great supporting cast of chosen-family eccentric characters. 527 more words

Book Reviews

Away With The Fairies: a Phryne Fisher Mystery

Away with the Fairies
is an easy to read murder mystery set in Melbourne during the 1920’s. The main character is private detective,¬†Miss Phryne Fisher.¬† 322 more words

Book Reviews

The Glory of Miss Fisher

Nothing keeps me awake more than television shows. And this one in particular has got me up all night.

Just about a year ago I was sitting in my parents basement, scrolling through Netflix after dinner when I came across a TV show titled… 785 more words