I picked this book up from the new books pile at the library looking for an easy vacation read (which will tell you how long ago I read the book). It also crossed off a topic bingo square for the summer reading program that year.
Length: 448 pages Continue reading
I picked this book up at the library’s book sale. I had enjoyed The Spy Who Came In From the Cold so I figured this would be a safe purchase.
Length: 388 pages
Setting: Europe, 1960s Continue reading
This was our latest American History Club book. I was looking for a book about the space race between the U.S. and Russia, and it was harder to find than I thought. Even though this was a bit longer than I typically choose for American History Club, the topic seemed to fit the bill.
Genre: historical thriller
Length: 356 pages
Setting: 1958, Washington and Cape Canaveral, and 1945, Cambridge Continue reading
This is a review from a previous year. I picked up the book because I was looking for a suspense book for the library’s summer reading program. Miss Adventure picked this author off the shelf. The liner notes mentioned what a masterful suspense writer Hoag was and I recognized her name, so I figured why not.
Length: 557 pages
Setting: Florida, present day Continue reading
It’s another old book review tonight. This one comes from a book I picked up at the library’s used book sale.
Genre: thriller/action fiction
Length: 230 pages
Setting: various locations around the world, 1980s Continue reading
Picked this book up as an audio book for a couple of car trips a few years ago. Cussler is always a fun and safe bet. It’s the first book in the Oregon Files series.
Length: 527 pages
Setting: Cuba and Tibet, present day Continue reading
It’s my last book of 2016, but it finishes my alphabet challenge! I needed an O author to finish my alphabet challenge. This looked interesting and different from what I’ve been reading lately.
Length: 340 pages
Setting: Coventry, CA, present day Continue reading