This Body’s Not Big Enough for Both of Us by Edgar Cantero

Loved, loved, loved This Body’s Not Big Enough for Both of Us. In San Francisco, there’s a dingy little office that bears the names of A. Kimrean and Z. Kimrean Private Eyes, but anyone who walks into the office will be surprised to see one androgynous person sitting there, and …

Something Fresh by P. G. Wodehouse

I’ve read several of Wodehouse’s Jeeves and Bertie books, but Something Fresh is the first of his Blandings Castle series I’ve picked up. It was funny and light-hearted and just a nice break. Lord Emsworth, owner of Blandings Castle, accidentally stole a valuable scarab from his son’s fiancée’s father, a …

‘Twas the Nightcap Before Christmas by Katie Blackburn

“‘Twas the nightcap before Christmas That caused mischief and mayhem and Mom wearing stockings when she should have been filling them…” Cute, little alcohol-soaked adult take on ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas. Mom and dad drink way too much and have a lot of fun on Christmas eve, but get …

Told After Supper by Jerome K. Jerome

Apparently telling ghost stories on Christmas Eve was a tradition in England. This is a funny little book. I found it because I was looking for Christmassy ghost stories for a Thursday’s Tale post, but this is more of a parody of ghost stories. “Christmas Eve is the ghosts’ great …