Friday, 1 June 2012

Apologies and Acquisitions

I was horrified (okay, mildly surprised) to see that I haven't posted anything since the end of April. Hopefully this month I'll post more (and read better books). Apologies to my 5 followers who must have been frantic with worry and anticipation ;)

There are some new (to me) authors in my recent purchases; Katharine Virden ( an early Doubleday Crime Club selection that I was lucky to find locally for a few dollars), Anthony Weymouth and Margaret Page Hood (creator of Gil Donan, a Maine sheriff).

Also in this batch is an autographed copy of The Wild Duck Murders (I only obtain autographs of authors of whom no one is seeking autographs--what an awkward sentence..)

Finally, the last two two books in the photo are The Edge of Running Water and A Dirty Way to Die (I don't think they photographed very well).



2 comments:

  1. I wasn't frantic but I had worried something might've happened until I saw a little activity over on another website where you use a different wintry moniker.

    Nice haul there. THE EDGE OF RUNNING WATER is a creepfest. Loved it. Great little movie with Boris Karloff and Ann Revere, too, retitled THE DEVIL COMMANDS, one of my Halloween flick recommendations for 2011. Hope you enjoy that one.

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  2. It's fitting that you use the word "wintry". I should have a review of The Winter Murder Case up this week.

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