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Blood and Circuses – Kerry Greenwood

In my review of I did a little bit of exploration of how very different the Miss Fisher tv episodes are from the books they’re based on. 328 more words


Day 1106: Unnatural Habits

Phryne Fisher meets Polly Kettle, a journalist on the track of a story about pregnant women disappearing from the Abbotsford convent, where they work in the Magdalene laundry. 174 more words


Death at Victoria Dock By Kerry Greenwood

Title: Death at Victoria Dock (Phryne Fisher #4)

Author: Kerry Greenwood

Genre: Crime

Publisher: Allen and Unwin

Published: First published 1992, this edition published March 2005. 843 more words


Day 1091: Raisins and Almonds

This ninth Phryne Fisher mystery is set in the Jewish community of Melbourne. It begins when a young scholar, Simon Michaels, dies in a book shop. 274 more words


Book List - 2016

Every year I list and detail a bit about the books I’ve read. I had a resolution in 2016 to read more women and subcontinent authors, and I think I followed it for most of the year. 1,936 more words


Comfy shows for rest and relaxation ....

Hey guys, I feel like its been so long.  I’ve had a veeery loooong week.  I started my new job this week, finished up my shifts at my old job, … 319 more words

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Day 1079: Murder in the Dark

One of our pleasant discoveries since moving is to find that the local PBS station schedules lots more murder mysteries than Austin did, including our favorite, “Midsomer Murders.” On another channel, we also discovered the “Miss Fisher Mysteries,” based on the Phryne Fisher series by Kerry Greenwood being reissued by Poison Pen Press. 519 more words