07 December 2008

Weekly Discoveries #7

Here are this week's discoveries. As always, many come from other bloggers' book reviews, but others are my own finds.

Book Suggestions
Little Bee by Chris Cleave (contemporary fiction)
Eward VI by Chris Kidmore (nonfiction, 2009 release)
The Noble Revolt by John Adamson (nonfiction, 2009 release)
No Time for Goodbye by Linwood Barclay (nonseries mystery)
Confessions of Pagan Nun by Kate Hursley (historical fiction, Ireland)
The Lieutenant by Kate Grenville (historical fiction, Australia)
Irish Country Christmas by Patrick Taylor (fiction; 3rd in the series)

Authors to Check Out
H. Terrell Griffin (mystery series)
Ruth Rendell (mystery series)
Georgette Heyer (historical fiction)
Sarah Vowell (essays)

Authors/Books Rediscovered
Louise Penny (mystery series)


Veens 12/7/08, 9:31 AM  

Interesting :-)

My Two Blessings 12/7/08, 10:01 AM  

morning, Beth. Barclay looks like an interesting author. I just put Irish Country Christmas on my Amazon wishlist. You always have the most interesting finds.

Robin of mytwoblessings

Bogsider 12/7/08, 11:15 AM  

Ruth Rendell is quite good. I haven't read that many of her books though, but liked the ones I read. She has written a very good one called Anna's Book under her pen name Barbara Vine, which I really liked. It is 20 years old but I think it is still a great mystery.

Beth F 12/7/08, 2:13 PM  

Veens and Robin: I spend time scouring reviews from a bunch of places: blogs, newspapers, library, and magazines/journals.

Louise/Bogsider: Wasn't aware the Barbara Vine and Rendell were the same person. Thanks for the suggestion.

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