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f0xiepie
Mehso-so

Gibt besseres. Landschaftlich klasse, aber nicht ganz mein Fall.

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EadieB
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Pickpick

#TheBoneGarden #KateEllis

A skeleton of a corpse who has been buried alive is discovered at an excavation of the gardens of Earlsacre Hall. Det Sgt Wesley Peterson is busy trying to solve a murder of a man stabbed to death in a caravan park. Are these murders related? Solicitor Brian Willerby may have the answer. Kate Ellis brings us a mystery that seems to imitate the past. Read this to find out what it is about Earlsacre that leads to murder.

Andrew65 Think I liked this one and the series more than some others. A very typical English feel to this murder mystery series. Most US Crime is much faster paced and often more gritty. Obviously some exceptions to this on both sides of the pond. (edited) 1mo
EadieB @Andrew65 The only complaint I have about her writing is that her writing does not flow well for me. 1mo
Andrew65 @EadieB It might be about her use of English, because i‘ve not noticed this. 1mo
EadieB @Andrew65 Yes, her language is a bit stilted. 1mo
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Andrew65
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It‘s that time again. Time for the next Group Read on Librarything of book 5 in the Wesley Peterson Series - we are aiming to read the whole series (currently 23 books). This is the schedule for the Group Read. If you are Interested in joining in let me know below - they are great fun and I definitely recommend the series. A mixture of archaeology and a Modern Murder, and a back story from history.
#Mrbook1inaMillion #LitsyPartyofOne #24B4Monday

EadieB @Andrew65 Thanks for the schedule! 1mo
Crazeedi Is this the beginning of this series Andrew? Sounds like I might want to join 1mo
Crazeedi Nevermind, I see this is book 5, I'd have to catch up 1mo
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Andrew65 @Crazeedi Book 5 but sure you can join this one and then back fill with the others late on - still 18 ahead of us with the next one published in 2019. Written to almost fill any gaps from previous books. They are quite quick reads. 1mo
Andrew65 @Crazeedi We do about 1 every two months so if you don‘t want to join us at this stage we will do book 6 in January and book 7 in March, etc... would be great to have you join our merry little band. 1mo
ravenlee What is the first book in the series? 1mo
ravenlee Thank you! 1mo
MrBook 😁👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 1mo
Crazeedi @Andrew65 I'm going to see, so far none of th libraries on my overdrive have this, is that crazy? 1mo
Andrew65 Like C S Harris for me or Victoria Thompson. 1mo
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Andrew65
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End of Day 2 of the #MrBook1inaMillion Extravaganza . In the #24B4Monday Readathon now finished 2 books, read for 16 hrs 19 mins and read 969 pages. Finished The Savage Day and close to finishing Frederica.
9hrs 14 mins reading time today, and my snack of choice has been satsumas, thankfully nice and sweet. #LitsyPartyofOne

How are you doing?

DrexEdit That's a lot of reading! 😊👍 1mo
CoverToCoverGirl That‘s fantastic! 1mo
Daisey Great stats so far! 1mo
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Andrew65 @DrexEdit Thanks @CoverToCoverGirl @DrexEdit A great weekend so far. Around an hour and a half ahead of target. 😊👍 1mo
MrBook Wow!!! You are an inspiration, but you already knew that 😎🙌🏻. Almost 9 hours in, with...250 pages read and 4 hours on audiobook. 😁 1mo
Andrew65 @MrBook Thanks, from one inspiration to another! Feel if hosting the Readathon I‘m duty bound to lead by example. Yours is a great time too. 😊👏👍 1mo
EadieB Satsumas look nice and juicy! 1mo
Andrew65 Natural sweetness! And they were. @EadieB (edited) 1mo
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Andrew65
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Starting the next book in the #MrBook1inaMillion #24B4Monday Readathon. This one is Book 5 in the excellent Wesley Peterson Series - set in the south West of England where murder meets archaeology. #LitsyPartyofOne

Lynnsoprano Oh, my, that sounds like it‘s right in my wheelhouse! 1mo
Andrew65 @Lynnsoprano They are well written and very enjoyable. Two chapters in and hooked! Always a bit of a historical mystery alongside a modern crime. 1mo
TheEllieMo This book sounds like my type of thing. I see it‘s a series. Thanks, @Andrew65 I think you‘ve just added 20+ books to my TBR mountain! 😂😂 1mo
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Andrew65 @TheEllieMo 23 and counting! 😂 But they are short reads and really good. 1mo
MrBook Niiiice! 😁 1mo
Andrew65 @MrBook Thanks, it is a good book. 😊 1mo
EadieB Looking forward to another great group read! 1mo
Andrew65 @EadieB Great start! 1mo
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vivastory
Whispering Death | Garry Disher
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Interesting guardian article on certain readers who are unwilling to suspend disbelief:
theguardian.com/books/2019/nov/04/being-a-writer-doesnt-mean-i-condone-do-i-even-have-to-say-it

arubabookwoman One of my favorite crime writers! 1mo
vivastory @arubabookwoman Glad to hear it! I've never read him, I thought the article was interesting 1mo
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Mama_Wolf2015
The Air Raid Killer | Frank Goldammer
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Pickpick

I really enjoyed this Amazon First choice! The WWII-era is my favorite historical time period to read about and this book gave a different perspective and story to the time.
It's a fictional story of a murder investigation in Dresden Germany as the Nazi regime falls. The characters are interesting and I honestly didn't see the ending coming!

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Mama_Wolf2015
The Air Raid Killer | Frank Goldammer
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Starting a new one...sounds interesting, one of the many free books I downloaded from Amazon, which they can be hit or miss but WW2 era books are some of my favorites so I'm optimistic!
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#kindle

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Tove_Reads
Flickan med sn i hret | Ninni Schulman
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I‘ve taken a long break from Nordic authors, but now I‘m back reading them! There are so many good ones, so it‘s hard to know which ones to read. I enjoyed the first book in the series. Set in a tiny place in Sweden a 16 yo girl goes missing. Something strange is going on, and a journalist who moved back to town wants the truth. The author is from this town, and she says that everyone living there wants her to kill someone on their home street 😂

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Third Voice | Rolf Brjlind, Cecilia Brjlind, Hilary Parnfors
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I thoroughly recommend this series to everyone who‘s into police procedural, crime, Nordic noir, thriller, murder novels... This is the second book in the series. The main characters are so imperfect that it makes them perfect characters for a book like this. I need to move on to book number three soon!

EadieB My library has a bunch of DVD‘s and 1 book (edited) 2mo
Andrew65 Thanks for my information, my library has the first two. @EadieB (edited) 2mo
Tove_Reads @andrew65 Not sure the rest are translated yet. But, this is something I know you‘ll enjoy @EadieB 2mo
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