HOST: Carol @ Carol's Notebook
DATES: January 1 - December 31, 2021
Guidelines (quoted from challenge announcement page):
- You can read any book that is from the mystery/suspense/thriller/crime genres. Any sub-genres are welcome as long as they incorporate one of these genres.
- You don’t need a blog to participate but you do need a place to post your reviews to link up (blog, Goodreads, Instagram, etc.).
- Books need to be at least 100 pages long. Please no short stories.
- Crossovers with other challenges are fine.
- The Challenge will run from Jan. 1st to Dec. 31st. (Sign up ends March 15th.)
- There will be a monthly link-up for reviews.
- Amateur sleuth = 5 - 15 books
- Detective = 16 - 25 books
- Inspector = 26 - 35 books
- Special agent = 36 - 55 books
- Sherlock Holmes = 56+ books
I'm signing up at the "Amateur Sleuth" level (5-15 books).
MY READING LIST (books I've read, with links to reviews):
- Nemesis (Miss Marple #11). Agatha Christie (1971)
- Jerusalem Inn (Richard Jury #5). Martha Grimes (1984)
- Suspicious Death (Inspector Thanet #8). Dorothy Simpson (1988)
- Bryant & May: Oranges and Lemons (Peculiar Crimes Unit #17). Christopher Fowler (2021)
- The Clue of the Tapping Heels (Nancy Drew #16). Carolyn Keene (1939)
- A Guilty Thing Surprised (Inspector Wexford #5). Ruth Rendell (1970)
- Faithful Unto Death (Chief Inspector Barnaby #5). Caroline Graham (1996)
- The Clue in the Crumbling Wall (Nancy Drew #22). Carolyn Keene (1945)
- The Postscript Murders (Harbinder Kaur #2). Elly Griffiths (2021)
- An Extravagant Death (Charles Lenox Mysteries #14). Charles Finch (2021)
- A Body at the Tea Rooms (Kate Palmer Mysteries #3). Dee MacDonald (2021)
- Dead Dead Girls. Nekesa Afia (2021)
- Death on the Nile (Hercule Poirot #17). Agatha Christie (1929)
- Castle Shade (Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes #17). Laurie R. King (2021)
- Killing in a Koi Pond (Murder, She Wrote #53). Terrie Farley Moran (2021)
- Smilla's Sense of Snow. Peter Høeg (1992)
- The Religious Body (Inspector Sloan #1). Catherine Aird (1966)
- The Hollywood Spy (Maggie Hope #10). Susan Elia MacNeal (2021)
- Wolf Lake (Dave Gurney #5). John Verdon (2016)
- The Victim in Victoria Station (Dorothy Martin #5). Jeanne M. Dams (1999)