Book Review: Laetitia Rodd and The Case of the Wandering Scholar by Kate Saunders|A Victorian Era Detective Series

Laetitia Rodd, a detective in her early 50s, returns with this murder mystery that is all about love, loss, and redemption. Mrs. Rodd’s next job is to find a ‘lunatic’ wandering scholar and give him a letter by his affluent brother who is on his deathbed. As Laetitia looks for ways to fulfill her dutiesContinue reading “Book Review: Laetitia Rodd and The Case of the Wandering Scholar by Kate Saunders|A Victorian Era Detective Series”

Book Review: Newcomer by Keigo Higashino|Detective Kaga being his usual marvelous self

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Detective Kyoichiro Kaga of the Tokyo Police Department has just been transferred to a new precinct in the Nihonbashi area of Tokyo. Newly arrived, but with a great deal of experience, Kaga is promptly assigned to the team investigating the murder of a woman. But the more he investigates, the greater numberContinue reading “Book Review: Newcomer by Keigo Higashino|Detective Kaga being his usual marvelous self”

Review: The Mystery of Three Quarters by Sophie Hannah

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Hercule Poirot returns home after an agreeable luncheon to find an angry woman waiting to berate him outside his front door. Her name is Sylvia Rule, and she demands to know why Poirot has accused her of the murder of Barnabas Pandy, a man she has neither heard of nor ever met.Continue reading “Review: The Mystery of Three Quarters by Sophie Hannah”

The Mogul by Vish Dhamija|Indian Courtroom Drama at its best|

Blurb (as on Goodreads): Prem Bedi is the ‘Mogul’ – the third richest man in the country. He commands both fear and respect, and at fifty-three, he still looks handsome and aristocratic. But Bedi’s smoothly run empire comes to a screeching halt when he’s accused of killing his ex-wife and her husband, and dragged into aContinue reading “The Mogul by Vish Dhamija|Indian Courtroom Drama at its best|”

Book Review: The Disappearance of Sally Sequiera by Bhaskar Chattopadhyay

Blurb (as on Goodreads): With its pristine beaches and clear turquoise waters, the picturesque hamlet of Movim in Goa seems like the perfect holiday spot for detective Janardan Maity and his friend Prakash Ray. But when the father of a local teenage girl receives a letter asking for a large sum of money in exchangeContinue reading “Book Review: The Disappearance of Sally Sequiera by Bhaskar Chattopadhyay”

The Night Ferry- A crime mystery from the famous Konrad Simonsen series

What attracted me towards this book was the blurb which sounded equally thrilling and scary. Multiple people are killed in a boat crash which was previously considered an accident. But Detective Konrad Simonsen thinks otherwise. The breadcrumbs point towards a homicide by someone very powerful in the system, someone with a controversial past. Having readContinue reading “The Night Ferry- A crime mystery from the famous Konrad Simonsen series”