Category Archives: 2023 Crime and Mysteries

The Hypnotist ~ by Lars Kepler

I’m giving this book a “don’t even bother” unless you are a real fan of Scandi-Noir arguably at its noir-est.  According to “The Complete Review,” The Washington Post and Time Magazine each gave it an A while the Guardian gave … Continue reading

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Treasure State ~ C.J. Box

I’ve read all of the books in the Cassie Dewell series by C.J. Box up to now and I’ve read a few in his Joe Pickett series, too. But I enjoy Cassie Dewell more  I probably should read the Pickett … Continue reading

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Murder on the Red River ~ by Marcie R. Rendon

This just popped out at me when I discovered it was set in along the Red River in North Dakota and Minnesota especially in Fargo and in Bemidji, near the White Earth Reservation.  Murder on the Red Riverby Marcie  R. … Continue reading

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The Fall Girl – by Marsha Clark

Not starting out the year on a high note. I’ve read 3 of Marsh Clark’s books now and enjoyed them well enough to finish, but they lack energy or something. The books are legal crime, naturally as Clark’s prior job … Continue reading

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