The Dirty Book Murder: A Rare Book Mystery
Pages no: 220
Edition language: English
Series: Antiquarian Book Mystery (#1)
Thank you Net Galley and Random House/Alibi for allowing me to read this book in exchange for an honest review! I requested this book because I discovered it was the prequel to a book I had just received. I inadvertently saw a review from someone who said they couldn't finish the book because of the...
3.5 really. A solid novel with a superb first half, which then makes a rookie error of trying to be too clever for its own good. Full review to follow.
I wasn't sure what to expect with The Dirty Book Murder, but I was pleasantly surprised. It's a well written and quick read. It isn't exactly the "cozy" mystery I thought I was getting. It has a bit more grit that I would have expected. I really liked Mike, the main character. He is an older man,...
Michael Bevan was getting his life in order and ironing out the kinks in his marriage when his life fell completely apart. After attending a party together and consuming too much alcohol, his wife insisted that they leave and of course that she drive. It was this ride home that would change the co...