Tag Archives: Crippen & Landru

FFB: The Mankiller of Poojegai by Walter Satterthwait

this is the 103rd in my series of forgotten or seldom read books The Mankiller of Poojegai by Walter Satterthwait © 2007, Crippen & Landru 2007 hardcover – mystery short story collection This is one of the many fine mystery short story collections … Continue reading

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New Arrivals, Current Reading

The Fall-Winter weather continues to be typical: not fierce, but cool and wet, with a sunny day now and then. We enjoy it. New Arrivals – Just when I think I’m doing pretty well with the new books and incoming, along comes … Continue reading

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New Arrivals August 16 – 29

Two weeks worth this time, I was in Portland for nearly a week, so I didn’t post a New Arrivals last week. Here are the things I got before and during that trip, and a few that came after I … Continue reading

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Mailbox Monday – May 9-15

Books, etc. that came through the front door – Week of May 9-15, 2010 Mystery Cats edited by Cynthia Manson [mass market paperback published by Signet Books, 1991, used copy] – 16 short stories featuring cats and crime, from EQMM … Continue reading

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The Minerva Club

This is the 19th in a series of Friday Forgotten Books Victor Canning, collection © 2009, stories selected and edited by John Higgins, Crippen & Landru, 2009 hardcover This mystery short story collection includes three sets of stories: of The Minerva Club, of … Continue reading

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