Category: Mystery\

Book Review: Mrs. Pollifax on Safari by Dorothy Gilman

Mrs. Pollifax on Safari by Dorothy Gilman My rating: 5 of 5 starsAudible Another roaring adventure is when Emily does more than expected and has her share of trouble. On safari in Africa, the job is to take pictures of the group. While there,… Continue Reading “Book Review: Mrs. Pollifax on Safari by Dorothy Gilman”

Book Review: A Palm for Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman

A Palm for Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman My rating: 5 of 5 starsAudible Okay, here’s the list, let’s see if you can guess it: Interpol, Switzerland, Plutonium, hostages, jewel thief, dead agents, drugged grandmother. Does the unassuming Mrs. Pollifax put it all together… Continue Reading “Book Review: A Palm for Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman”

Book Review: The Christmas Heist by Julie Carobini

The Christmas Heist by Julie CarobiniMy rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Santa is the ThiefOops did I say that? Doesn’t help this close to Christmas with lots of people dressing up does it? A con man/thief invades Cottage Grove and nobody gets it until… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Christmas Heist by Julie Carobini”

Book Review: The Elusive Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman

The Elusive Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman My rating: 5 of 5 starsAudible Who do you trust in a country that trusts no one?Ask Mrs. Pollifax. Bulgaria is a police state, full-on communist and she is delivering passports to dissidents. Without her knowledge, another… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Elusive Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman”

Book Review: The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman

The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy GilmanAmazon/AudibleMy rating: 5 of 5 stars Emily does it again, exceeds expectations, worries the supervisor, and accomplishes the mission anyway. Russia, Hungary, and gypsies in between. Such an adventure every time with Mrs. Pollifax. What gets me is… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Amazing Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman”

Book Review: The Christmas Killer by Julie Carobini

The Christmas Killer by Julie Carobini My rating: 5 of 5 starsKindle Deadly cook?Is the beloved camp cook a killer? Can Tash figure this out without ending up dead herself? Follow this mystery to its charming conclusion View all my reviews amazon says After… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Christmas Killer by Julie Carobini”

Book Review: The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman

The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy GilmanKindle/Audible Mrs. Pollifax is a most unlikely spy and that is her whole schtick. Dorothy Gilman can spin a tale of mystery and intrigue. Ms. Gilman’s first book went from carny to British mistress with Africa in between,… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Unexpected Mrs. Pollifax by Dorothy Gilman”

Book Review: The Christmas Thief by Julie Carobini

The Christmas Thief by Julie Carobini My rating: 4 of 5 stars nicely doneKindleAside from snow and Christmas lights what did this have to do with Christmas? Character development was a little weak, especially for the bad guy. But for a novella-sized story it… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Christmas Thief by Julie Carobini”

Book Review: The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.k. Rowlings

The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon Blank filler This is a great little book that fills in a bit of back story where there isn’t one for people who don’t know the magical world. Dumbledore’s… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.k. Rowlings”

Book Review: The Secret orphan By Glynis Peters

The Secret Orphan by Glynis Peters My rating: 5 of 5 starsAmazon World War 2 England I loved this book because it is historically accurate and very well written. The tItle bothered me at first but as the story progressed the author impressed me… Continue Reading “Book Review: The Secret orphan By Glynis Peters”