The Loch Ness Papers by Paige Shelton

The Loch Ness Papers is #4 of the Scottish Bookshop Mysteries. It does work as a stand-alone but like so many series books, it’s better if you have all the background and know the characters and their quirks. And the books are all set in and around a unique little …

The Annotated Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

I read a lot of crime fiction and mystery stories, both modern and classic, but somehow I’ve skipped over Philip Marlowe.¬†In this introduction to Marlowe, a dying millionaire hires him to handle the blackmailer of one of his two troublesome daughters, and Marlowe finds himself involved with more than extortion. …

Lost Books and Old Bones by Paige Shelton

A bookshop, Scotland, and a murder – do I really need to say more? Lost Books and Old Bones is the 3rd in the series, not counting a Christmas novella (which I haven’t read yet). I’ve read all three and definitely enjoy spending time in¬†Edinburgh with Delaney and her crew. …