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A new course of action with my reading

After abandoning two more books,

  1. My Family and Other Animals, The Corfu Trilogy Book 1, by Gerald Durrell
  2. My Jesus Year: A Rabbi’s Son Wanders the Bible Belt in Search of His Own Faith 
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Favorite Author — What I Learned from Rex Stout

I learned that an engaging narrator, once he or she grabs the reader’s attention, can lead a reader anywhere. 409 more words

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My Library Checkout - March 2017

Have you been using your library over the past month? What did you read? What didn’t you read? What are you waiting on? The linky goes up the last Monday of every month, and will stay open through the 15th, so click the button at left to go to Charleen’s post for this month to add your Library Checkout post to the Linky there. 462 more words

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Favorite Author — Rex Stout

When I was in college, I majored in English and took a course called “Detective Film and Fiction”.   Yes, it was a real course, and yes, it was a lot of fun because I was a mystery fan and a film buff. 345 more words

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Mystery Men

In a previous blog, Mystery Mavens, I listed mystery authors — all women — whom I have enjoyed and would recommend.  It’s time I gave the men their due. 789 more words

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Enjoy the classic mystery Fer-De-Lance" by Rex Stout

Wolfe Pack fan siteI’ve read all of the books in Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe Mystery Series. One of my favorite authors, Rex Stout was born in 1886 and died in 1975. 441 more words

Classic Mystery