2016 So Far

2016 has been a slow year so far. I am woefully behind on my goodreads challenge and chances of catching up seem abysmally low. I have kept up with some of the series that I have been following over the years and have started with some great new series. Continuing with my practice of trying…

The Silkworm – Robert Galbraith

My Rating –3.5/5 Summary – When writer Owen Quine’s eccentric wife seeks Strike’s help to find her missing husband, it looks like Owen has taken off as usual, something that he is fond of doing. As Strike investigates, however it becomes clear that this time it may not be so simple. Strike finds Owen, long…

The Yard – Alex Grecian

My Rating –3/5 Summary – One year after Jack the Ripper, another killer is on the loose in the city of London. He is targeting police. The case is assigned to newly promoted Inspector Walter Day of the Metropolitan police force. Together with Dr. Bernard Kingsley and his colleagues from the Yard, Day undertakes this…

All Shall Be Well – Deborah Crombie

My Rating – 4/5 Summary – When Jasmine Dent, Superintendent Duncan Kincaid’s neighbour dies in her sleep, nobody has a reason to believe something might be wrong. Jasmine was suffering from terminal cancer and Duncan should have been relieved because of her painless death. But his instincts tell him to look deeper. Did Jasmine commit…