Tag Archives: Mystery

Book Drop for Literacy

Authors. Readers. Publishers. Fellow Nerds & Geeks. Help TracyReaderDad help ForCarol.com by donating (tax deductible) a book that will be set free into the wilds of Tracy, CA for Literacy in Carol’s memory. Once or twice a week I drop a new (or used) book someplace in Tracy, CA and/or the SF Bay Area. The object is to have someone

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“Cockroaches” by Jo Nesbo

Genre: Thriller / Mystery Norwegian Detective Harry Hole has been drinking steadily since his success in Australia (see my review of “The Bat”). The Norwegian Ambassador to Thailand,  has been found, by the hooker he hired, murdered in a Bangkok motel room.  A knife stuck in his back. The Norwegian authorities know more than they will discuss and need the

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“The Cottoncrest Curse” by Michael H. Rubin

Genre: Mystery (Excellent Murder Mystery) – Buy it! – Today: Cottoncrest Plantation, Louisiana An old man and his teenage grand-daughter arrived, with a busload of tourists, at the Cottoncrest plantation for a tour. Instead of taking the morning tour, the old man sits outside with his grand-daughter  and tells her a story about her great-great-grandfather, Jake Gold, the “Cajun Jew”

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