Books and Other Amusements

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…
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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…
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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…
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