Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Ten Caesars, by Barry Strauss

Title: Ten Caesars
Author: Barry Strauss
Borrowed from DC Public Library Hardback
Started: 5/15/2019
Finished: 5/28/2019

This was ok but not great. 

Monday, May 27, 2019

The Silent Patient, by Alex Michaelides

Title: The Silent Patient
Author: Alex Michaelides
Borrowed from Fairfax county public library audiobook
Started: 5/20/2019
Finished: 5/27/2019

Pretty blah thriller. 

Sunday, May 26, 2019

The Mexican Tree Duck, by James Crumley

Title: The Mexican Tree Duck
Author: James Crumley
Purchased from Amazon used hardback
Started: 5/18/2019
Finished: 5/24/2019

Enjoyed this one but not as much as The Last Good Kiss. 

Monday, May 20, 2019

Sharpe's Triumph, by Bernard Cornwell

Title:  Sharpe's Triumph
Author:  Bernard Cornwell
Borrowed from Fairfax County Public Library
Started: 5/15/2019
Finished: 5/19/2019

I still don't love these Richard Sharpe books, but I do love the narration (David Case).  Going to try to find something else and not turn back to these.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

The Witch Elm, by Tana French

  • Title:  The Witch Elm
  • Author: Tana French
  • Borrowed from DC Public Library Audiobook
  • Started: 5/6/2019
  • Finished: 5/14/2019
Struggled with this one, didn't like it nearly as much as other French novels.  Didn't care for or about any of the characters which made it a tough read to enjoy.

Sunday, May 12, 2019

Bunker Hill, by Howard Fast

Title: Bunker Hill
Author: Howard Fast
Borrowed from Worcester Md Public Library e-book
Started: 5/7/2019
Finished: 5/11/2019

Loving these Howard Fast novels, this was no exception.  

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Sharpe's Tiger, by Bernard Cornwell

Title: Sharpe's Tiger
Author: Bernard Cornwell
Borrowed from Fairfax County Public Library audiobook
Started: 4/30/2019
Finished: 5/5/2019

First in the Richard Sharpe books (chronologically, anyway).  Reasonably enjoyable, but no Flashman...

The Island of Sea Women, by Lisa See

Title: The Island of Sea Women
Author: Lisa See
Purchased from Amazon Kindle edition
Started: 4/29/2018
Finished: 5/52019

Book club book, did not like this one.