I blog about books, and I love books. Otherwise, I wouldn’t blog about them. I’ve been reading, and I have ideas for posts. But I’m breaking down and can’t do anything, so please bear with me as I try not to die.
“Sure, anyone can name fourteen dead people. But we’re disorganized mourners, so a lot of people end up remembering Shakespeare ends up remembering the guy he wrote the Sonnet 55 about.”
It’s a bit overdue, but here’s to the death of 2017! TanyaScreams’ most popular post comes with a tie between August Wrap Up and War Of The Worlds-Book Review, followed closely by Sherlock, Sherlock Sherlock! Please tell me if you remember these, because I do, but I wrote them and have Sherlockian memory. These were followed by a tripleContinue reading “Adios, 2017!”
8/12 knives You’ve probably heard of it, in TIME or elsewhere. The great mystery book of the season, reminiscent of Agatha Christie. Magpie Murders is two versions of the same story. A detective, a professional in one and a professional editor in the other, investigates the murder of an unpopular rich man.Continue reading “Magpie Murders: Book Review”
Kirk and Spock went to Mars. Spock killed Pol Pot. Mrs. Kirk tried to kill Spock. Mrs. Kirk dropped dead. Spock took the blame for Kirk. That’s how my first experience with Raymond Chandler went. I am not one with the hype.Continue reading “Raymond Chandler Sucks”