Clutch of Constables by Ngaio Marsh

This is the second boat mystery I’ve read recently. This one is a river cruise that Alleyn’s wife, Troy, has booked on a whim. David and I have talked before about doing a cruise on the Mississippi before and I started looking at options the other day, thinking that planning …

The Case of the Late Pig by Margery Allingham

“The main thing to remember in autobiography, I have always thought, is not to let any damned modesty creep in to spoil the story. This adventure is mine, Albert Campion’s, and I am fairly certain that I was pretty nearly brilliant in it in spite of the fact that I …

24in48 Readathon: Social Distancing Edition

Since most of us are stuck in our houses this weekend, I’m happy for the 24 in 48 Readathon, http://24in48.com. No prizes, no challenges, just book, food and connecting on-line. I’m starting today with an audio, Murder on Aston Place by Victoria Thompson. I’m here, on instagram, and maybe twitter. …