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Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore: A Novel - Matthew J. Sullivan
Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore: A Novel
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When a bookshop patron commits suicide, it’s his favorite store clerk who must unravel the puzzle he left behind in this fiendishly clever debut novel from an award-winning short story writer.Lydia Smith lives her life hiding in plain sight. A clerk at the Bright Ideas bookstore, she keeps a... show more
When a bookshop patron commits suicide, it’s his favorite store clerk who must unravel the puzzle he left behind in this fiendishly clever debut novel from an award-winning short story writer.Lydia Smith lives her life hiding in plain sight. A clerk at the Bright Ideas bookstore, she keeps a meticulously crafted existence among her beloved books, eccentric colleagues, and
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Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781501116841 (1501116843)
ASIN: 1501116843
Pages no: 352
Edition language: English
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"So it goes."
"So it goes." rated it
2.5 Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore - average
An intricate story of many people all connected through a bookstore and/or their pasts. Lydia has changed her last name and moved back to the city of her childhood, deciding to start over and having somewhat unrealistic ideas that nobody will uncover her secret (including the man she lives with.) Th...
Reading For The Heck Of It
Reading For The Heck Of It rated it
4.0 Eventually your past will catch up with you
I had hoped to keep up the momentum and actually post a new review every single day leading up to New Year's but I got super busy with mom in town and...ah well. :-) I thought I made notes about every single book that I've read this year and then it's time to review Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bo...
Mike Finn - Audio Book Junkie
Mike Finn - Audio Book Junkie rated it
4.0 "Midnight At The Bright Ideas Bookstore" by Matthew Sullivan
This is not the book that the title led me to think it was. It's darker, more compelling and much more moving than I expected. For me, the title "Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore" suggested an upbeat, novel about people who love books doing slightly mysterious, clever, perhaps witty things. ...
drallapaul
drallapaul rated it
4.0 Mysteries to solve – quite enjoyable stuff
After a childhood event in which she is involved in a multiple murder scene, Lydia Smith now works at a bookstore in Denver where she encounters more tragedy. The bookstore serves as a port of call for various down-and-outs and lost souls. The plot brings both events together as she discovers more a...
Nothing better than a good book...
Nothing better than a good book... rated it
3.5 Midnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore
Author: Matthew Sullivan Rating: 3.5 stars I received this book free in exchange for an honest review. Book Blurb: When a bookshop patron commits suicide, his favorite store clerk must unravel the puzzle he left behind in this fiendishly clever debut novel from an award-winning short story writ...
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