Tag Archives: mystery

A Supernatural Mystery Across the Ages

Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick. New York : Roaring Brook Press, 2013. When Eric Seven, a journalist, visits Blessed Island in the year 2073, he feels an instant connection to Merle. Is it love at first sight, or something more mysterious? … Continue reading

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Meet Mister Max

Mister Max: The Book of Lost Things by Cynthia Voigt. Illustrated by Jacopo Bruno. New York: Alfred Knopf, 2013. Max Starling comes from a theatrical family. His parents are actors with a definite flair for the dramatic. When they sail … Continue reading

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The Hub Reading Challenge Update – Week 10

Wow! I’m really slipping here! How did two weeks go by so quickly? I guess that means I need to dive right in with a full update. Week 8: Code Name Verity (audio) by Elizabeth Wein. Read by Moreven Christie … Continue reading

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The Hub Reading Challenge Update – Weeks 6 & 7

I failed to write an update for week 6. It would have been a rather short one, even if I had checked in. I read just one book that week. But I made up for that this week by reading … Continue reading

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The Game’s Afoot Again

The House of Silk: A Sherlock Holmes Novel by Anthony Horowitz It is a year after the death of Sherlock Holmes when Watson again sets pen to paper to record another of his sensational investigations, a series of events so … Continue reading

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