After the Funeral by Agatha Christie⁠⁠ – Book Review

Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠"It’s been hushed up very nicely, hasn’t it…But he was murdered, wasn’t he?" The master of a Victorian mansion dies suddenly, and his sister Cora is convinced it was murder. Nobody takes her seriously until she is savagely murdered with a hatchet. Will Hercule Poirot unravel the mystery?⁠ ❤️ What I… Continue reading After the Funeral by Agatha Christie⁠⁠ – Book Review

Death in the Clouds by Agatha Christie⁠⁠ – Book Review

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Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠Hercule Poirot is travelling back to England on the midday flight from Paris, together with other ten passengers. As the plane is close to landing, a wasp is spotted flying around the rear compartment before a steward finds that Madame Giselle, one of the passengers, was dead. Even if Poirot has… Continue reading Death in the Clouds by Agatha Christie⁠⁠ – Book Review

A murder is Announced by Agatha Christie – Book Review

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Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠In Chipping Cleghorn the villagers are astonished by an advertisement published in the local gazette: ‘A murder is announced and will take place on Friday, October 29th, at Little Paddocks at 6.30 p.m.’ They all think it's a joke and pay a visit to Letitia Blacklock at Little Paddocks the night… Continue reading A murder is Announced by Agatha Christie – Book Review

The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

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Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠Anne Beddingfeld longs for adventure. After her father's death, she moves to London and witnesses a man falling onto the live track and dying. A doctor pronounces him dead and leaves in a hurry, dropping a note: "17.1 22 Kilmorden Castle". Anne immediately dives into this mystery, hoping it will bring… Continue reading The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

The Secret of Chimneys by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

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Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠Jimmy McGrath asks his friend Anthony Cade to deliver a manuscript to London, along with some letters to be returned to a blackmail victim. At the same time, in England, politician George Lomax persuades Lord Caterham to host a house party at Chimneys in a political scheme to restore the monarchy… Continue reading The Secret of Chimneys by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

Apple Cider Slaying by Julie Anne Lindsey⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

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Genre Cosy Mystery The Plot Winnie's passion is to create delicious homemade apple ciders at her Granny's Orchard in West Virginia. To help her Granny and the farm, Winnie decides to open a shop in the Orchard, but she needs a bank loan. During the inspection with the banker, though, the body of Nadine Cooper,… Continue reading Apple Cider Slaying by Julie Anne Lindsey⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

Date with Poison by Julia Chapman⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

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Genre Cosy Mystery The Plot The fourth novel in Julia Chapman's Dales Detective Agency series begins with Samson O’Brien being questioned by the police about a murder. Then the nephew of Delilah, his business partner, accused of being under Samson’s influence, runs away from home. And a worrying spate of canine poisonings happens throughout the… Continue reading Date with Poison by Julia Chapman⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

Nemesis by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠It's a morning like any other in St Mary Mead, and Miss Marple is reading the paper when she discovers that Jason Rafiel, a millionaire whom she had met on holiday in the Caribbean, has just died. Imagine her surprise when Mr Rafiel's lawyers reach out to inform her that the… Continue reading Nemesis by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

Front Page Murder by Joyce St. Anthony⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

Genre Cosy Mystery The Plot ⁠Irene Ingram has written for her father’s newspaper since she was a kid. When he decides to go to war after Pearl Harbor was attacked - with Irene's sweetheart - he leaves her in charge as editor of his newspaper. But proving her journalistic bona fides is the least of… Continue reading Front Page Murder by Joyce St. Anthony⁠⁠ ⁠⁠- Book Review

Appointment with Death by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review

Genre Mystery The Plot ⁠Poirot is on holiday in the Middle East when he is called to investigate the death of Mrs Boynton. She's described as an evil, sadistic harpy whose abusive behaviour towards her stepchildren is reminiscent of her premarital career as a prison warden. But who killed her and left her body among… Continue reading Appointment with Death by Agatha Christie⁠ – Book Review