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My Kind of Mystery Reading Challenge 2018 01/24/18

Reading challenge

Last year I was invited at the end of the first month of the challenge to join the My Kind of Mystery Challenge. At the time I joined because I needed some cheering up after facing the very possible reality of the entire family relocating to Kitchener. Well, that didn't happen but I did have fun with the challenge.

In the last challenge I managed to read and review 42 mystery books. This year my goal is a minimum of 52. Since the summer I've been reviewing a mystery once a week — on Wednesdays. I hope this year to expand a bit from my usual either middle grade mysteries or my cozy mysteries. But I am fans of both.

What I've read:

2018-19 reviewed books

  1. The Alcatraz Escape by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman
  2. Bad Neighbors by Maia Chance
  3. Better Off Read by Nora Page
  4. Black Ice by Andy Lane
  5. Book Clubbed by Lorna Barret
  6. Books of a Feather by Kate Carlisle
  7. Cat Got Your Diamonds by Julie Chase
  8. Classified as Murder by Miranda James
  9. The Clue at Black Creek Farm by Carolyn Keene
  10. A Darkness Absolute by Kelley Armstrong
  11. Death by Dumpling by Vivien Chien
  12. Decaffeinated Corpse by Cleo Coyle
  13. Depth by Lev A.C. Rosen
  14. Don't Cry for Me, Hot Pastrami by Sharon Kahn
  15. Elementary, She Read by Vicki Delany
  16. Espresso Shot by Cleo Coyle
  17. A Fatal Chapter by Lorna Barrett
  18. Fax Me a Bagel by Sharon Kahn
  19. File M for Murder by Miranda James
  20. French Pressed by Cleo Coyle
  21. The Grave's a Fine and Private Place by Alan Bradley
  22. The Great Shelby Holmes and the Coldest Case by Elizabeth Eulberg
  23. Hold The Cream Cheese, Kill The Lox by Sharon Kahn
  24. Haunting Jordan by P.J. Alderman
  25. Latte Trouble by Cleo Coyle
  26. Lavender Lies by Susan Wittig Albert
  27. The Law of Finders Keepers by Sheila Turnage
  28. Lost and Fondue by Avery Aames
  29. Love Lies Bleeding by Susan Wittig Albert
  30. The Mad Apprentice by Django Wexler
  31. The Magician's Secret by Carolyn Keene
  32. Miss Pickerell Harvests the Sea by Ellen MacGregor and Dora Pantell
  33. Murder Most Frothy by Cleo Coyle
  34. Murder Past Due by Miranda James
  35. Murder Past Due by D.R. Meredith
  36. Mystic River by Dennis Lehane
  37. Not a Sound by Heather Gudenkauf
  38. Once Upon a Spine by Kate Carlisle
  39. The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson
  40. The Phantom of Nantucket by Carolyn Keene
  41. Ruddy Gore by Kerry Greenwood
  42. Rueful Death by Susan Wittig Albert
  43. A Side of Sabotage by C.M. Surrisi
  44. Small Favor by Jim Butcher
  45. The Spook in the Stacks by Eva Gates
  46. This Fallen Prey by Kelley Armstrong
  47. Title Wave by Lorna Barrett
  48. The Vanishing of Katharina Linden by Helen Grant
  49. White Night by Jim Butcher

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