Things to do on Mysteries in Paradise:
- Take a poll: How big is the book you are currently reading? There are 3 days to go.
- Tell me what your top 10 crime fiction books published in 2008 are.
- Join the Agatha Christie Reading Challenge:
Look for the panel in the right hand margin.
- Review: COLD IN HAND, John Harvey
Charlie Resnick makes his first appearance in 10 years in the latest from John Harvey, master of crime fiction.
- Weekly Geeks # 19: Top 10 books published in 2008
What are the top 10 books you've read that were published in 2008? Weekly Geeks wants to know.
- Anthony Award nominees 2008
The shortlists for the Anthony Awards in crime fiction/thrillers. I think they have been known for some time, but it's a good list to look for. You can actually read some of the nominated short stories online.
- Forgotten Books - WHEN IN ROME, Ngaio Marsh
I've been participating in Pattinase's Friday's Forgotten Books for a few weeks now. It is an interesting project, looking back at some of the writers who have shaped my reading tastes.
- Agatha Christie Reading Challenge - setting up
I've set up an Agatha Christie Reading Challenge project. My aim is to read my way through the 80 or so Agatha Christie novels, in the order of publication. I think this is going to take years. Join me if you like.
- ACRC: #1 - The Mysterious Affair at Styles
This is the first novel to read for the challenge.
- Review: ACRC: #1, THE MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT STYLES,Agatha Christie
#1 down in the challenge. Have you read this one? Come in and see if you agree with me. Leave a comment.
- ACRC: #2 The Secret Adversary
This is the second to look for in the Agatha Christie Reading Challenge.
- What's on Your Nightstand?
A quirky little meme I found during the week. Nothing hard about this one.
- When Agatha Christie met Dr. Who
Did you see this episode of Dr. Who?
- Join a Ngaio Marsh challenge
- Google turns 10
- 24 hour international Readathon, October 18
- Tana French's top 10 maverick mysteries
- The Christie Tapes
- October 10, The Magic Pudding turns 90
- No Time for Goodbye tops Richard & Judy reads
- now - SUCKED IN, Shane Maloney
- next - THE YIDDISH POLICEMAN'S UNION, Michael Chabon
- after that - THE SECRET ADVERSARY, Agatha Christie
- audio book - THE SKELETON IN THE CLOSET, M.C. Beaton