BOOKS READ IN 2017

1 Star = Take it or leave it.
2 Stars = Fair.
3 Stars = Good.
4 Stars = Really Good.
5 Stars = Exceptionally Good.


1) THE MONUMENTS MEN Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History by Robert M. Edsel with Bret Witter - Non-Fiction - 5 Stars

2) SPOTLIGHT (1947) aka Wicked Uncle by Patricia Wentworth - A Miss Silver mystery - 3Stars 

3) ETERNITY RING (1948) by Patricia Wentworth - A Miss Silver mystery - 4 Stars

4) MISS SILVER COMES TO STAY (1951) by Patricia Wentworth - A Miss Silver mystery - 3 Stars

5) THE VIEW FROM PENTHOUSE B by Elinor Lipman - 4 Stars

6) THE VINYL DETECTIVE by Andrew Cartmel - 3 Stars

7) LONESOME ROAD (1939) by Patricia Wentworth - 3 Stars

8) ESCAPE (1932) by Philip MacDonald - 4 Stars

9) THE POLFERRY RIDDLE (1938) by Philip MacDonald - An Anthony Gethryn mystery - 3 Stars

10) THE CHINESE SHAWL (1943) by Patricia Wentworth - A Miss Silver mystery - 3 Stars 

11) THE BENEVENT TREASURE (1956) by Patricia Wentworth - A Miss Silver mystery - 4 Stars

12) OUT OF THE RAIN (1987) by Elizabeth Cadell - 3 Stars

13) STRANGE TIDE by Christopher Fowler - A Bryant and May mystery - 4 Stars

14) THE Z MURDERS (1932) by J. Jefferson Farjeon - 3 Stars

15) THE PURSUIT OF ALICE THRIFT by Elinor Lipman - 4 Stars

16) INK AND BONE by Rachel Caine - 2 Stars

17) ANY TWO CAN PLAY (1981) by Elizabeth Cadell - 4 Stars

18) UNLAWFUL OCCASIONS (1941) by Patricia Wentworth - 4 Stars

19) FEATHER BRAINED by Bob Tarte - non-fiction - 4 Stars

20) SMALLBONE DECEASED (1950) by Michael Gilbert - 5 Stars

21) STONE'S FALL by Iain Pears - 2 Stars

22) PAINT, GOLD & BLOOD (1989) by Michael Gilbert - 2 Stars

23) THE FRIENDLY AIR (1971) by Elizabeth Cadell - 3 Stars

24) THE EMPTY HOUSE (1978) by Michel Gilbert - 4 Stars

25) THE FAMILY TOMB (1969) by Michael Gilbert - 4 Stars

26) DEATH TAKES A BOW (1943) by Frances and Richard Lockridge - A Mr. and Mrs. North mystery - 3 Stars

27) CORPSES IN ENDERBY (1954) by George Bellairs - 3 Stars

28) A SHILLING FOR CANDLES (1936) by Josephine Tey - re-read - 4 Stars

29) HARE SITTING UP (1959) by Michael Innes - 4 Stars

30) DISHONEST MURDERER (1949) by Frances and Richard Lockridge - A Mr. and Mrs. North mystery - 3 Stars

31) HEIR TO MURDER (1953) by Miles Burton - 4 Stars

32) NORTHBRIDGE RECTORY (1941) by Angela Thirkell - 5 Stars

33) THE HEADMISTRESS (1943) by Angela Thirkell - 5 Stars

34) THE CASE OF THE FAMISHED PARSON (1949) by George Bellairs - 2 Stars

35) THE POWER HOUSE (1913) by John Buchan - 4 Stars

36) THE MAN WHO WAS NOT (no orig. date available but vintage) by John Russell Fearn - 3 Stars

37) THE THREE HOSTAGES (1924) by John Buchan - 4 Stars

38) ON TURPENTINE LANE by Elinor Lipman - 5 Stars

39) MURDER BY THE CLOCK (1929) by Rufus King - 4 Stars

40) PUT OUT THE LIGHT (1931) by Ethel Lina White - 3 Stars

41) SHE DIED A LADY (1943) by Carter Dickson - A Sir Henry Merrivale story - 5 Stars

42) ONE REMAINED SEATED (1946) by John Russell Fearn - 3 Stars

43) MYSTERY IN WHITE (1937) by J. Jefferson Farjeon - 2 Stars

44) THE DEADLY DINNER PARTY and Other Medical Detective Stories by Jonathan A. Edlow, M.D. Non-fiction - 4 Stars

45) THE QUESTION OF THE FELONIOUS FRIEND by E.J. Copperman/Jeff Cohen - 4 Stars

46) NO WIND OF BLAME (1939) by Georgette Heyer - Inspector Hemingway - 4 Stars

47) WAY STATION (1963) by Clifford D. Simak - science fiction - 3 Stars

48) THE CHELTENHAM SQUARE MURDER (1937) by John Bude - 2 Stars

49) MURDER HAS A MOTIVE (1947) by Francis Duncan - 3 Stars

50) THE CROSSING PLACES by Elly Griffiths - A Ruth Galloway story - 4 Stars

51) THE JANUS STONE by Elly Griffiths - A Ruth Galloway story - 3 Stars

52) MYSTERY IN THE CHANNEL (1931) by Freeman Wills Crofts - 4 Stars

53) AND SO TO MURDER (1940) by Carter Dickson - A Sir Henry Merrivale story  3 Stars

54) ARROW POINTING NOWHERE (1944) by Elizabeth Daly - 4 Stars

55) MR. PINKERTON GOES TO SCOTLAND YARD (1934) by David Frome (3 Stars)

56) CUE FOR MURDER (1942) by Helen McCloy (3 Stars)

57) THE EMPEROR'S SNUFF BOX (1942) by John Dickson Carr (4 Stars)

58) DEATH IN FIVE BOXES (1938) by Carter Dickson - A Sir Henry Merrivale story (2 Stars)

59) BLOOD AND JUDGMENT (1951) by Michael Gilbert (4 Stars)

60) THE ARROW POINTS TO MURDER (1937) by Frederica de Laguna (3 Stars)

61) THE CURSE OF THE BRONZE LAMP (1945) by Carter Dickson - A Sir Henry Merrivale story (4 Stars)

62) DEATH HAS DEEP ROOTS (1951) by Michael Gilbert (4 Stars)

63) A DYING FALL by Elly Griffiths - a Ruth Galloway mystery (3 Stars)

64) THE GHOST FIELDS by Elly Griffiths - a Ruth Galloway mystery (4 Stars)

65) THE HOUSE AT SEA'S END by Elly Griffiths - a Ruth Galloway mystery (5 Stars)

66) A ROOM FULL OF BONES by Elly Griffiths - a Ruth Galloway mystery (4 Stars)

67) THE WOMAN IN BLUE by Elly Griffiths - a Ruth Galloway mystery (4 Stars) 

68) THE FAR RIGHT by Spencer Quinn (4 Stars)

69) THE FRIGHTENED STIFF (1942) by Kelley Roos - A Jeff and Haila Troy mystery (4 Stars)

70) BUSMAN'S HONEYMOON (1937) by Dorothy L. Sayers - a Lord Peter Wimsey mystery (4 Stars)

71) IT WALKS BY NIGHT (1930) by John Dickson Carr - an Henri Bencolin mystery - (4 Stars)

72) THE NOOSE (1930) by Philip MacDonald - an Anthony Gethryn mystery - (4 Stars)

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