The Skeleton in the Closet

Facts:Date finished: 5-9-05Author: M.C. BeatonCategory: Mystery (cozy)Published: 2001Pages: 218 Basic Plot:Fellworth Dolphin comes into money after his parsimonious mother dies and discovers an extra stash of cash in the locked desk. Circumstances lead him to believe the money may have come from a train robbery committed years before on his…

Bleachers

Facts:Date finished: 5-8-05Author: John GrishamCategory: General fictionPublished: 2003Pages: 163 Basic Plot:Former high school football star Neely Crenshaw returns to the small town where he played quarterback during a death watch for his former coach. As is the case with any small town football coach who brings glory to the town…

The Last Kashmiri Rose

Facts:Date finished: 5-7-05Author: Barbara CleverlyCategory: Mystery (professional)Published: 2002Pages: 287 Basic Plot:In 1910, a late-night fire takes the life of Dolly Prentice, wife of an English solider in a calvary unit called the Bengal Greys. By 1922, five such wives have died, all the month of March. The latest is a…