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Member: mellymel171328

Book tastes

I have always been one for a good who done it murder mystery. I am also open to any favorites anyone want to share as long as it isnt apart of my dont get this request. Surprise me!

Don't get this!

Any historical fiction. No romance novels. No religious themed books or stories.

Other notes

Please cross reference with my husband profile. Https://www.librarything.com/profile/deathshand1328

Country

United States


Santa: Select books from Amazon.com

Store: Amazon.com (http://www.amazon.com)

Amount to spend: $50 USD

TenelKa's picks so far.

ISBN/ASINLinkTitlePrice
006164661Xhttps://www.amazon.com/Death-Devil-Novel-Frank-Schatzing/dp/006164661XDeath and the Devil17.99
0385343493https://www.amazon.com/Sweetness-Bottom-Pie-Flavia-Mystery/dp/0385343493/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1544013761&sr=8-3&keywords=flavia+de+luceThe Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery10.87
9780008196523https://www.amazon.com/Thirteen-Problems-Miss-Marple/dp/0008196524/ref=sr_1_19?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1544014036&sr=1-19&keywords=Agatha+christie+miss+marpleThe Thirteen Problems8.59
9781101988640https://www.amazon.com/Invisible-Library-Novel/dp/1101988649/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1544014284&sr=1-1&keywords=the+invisible+libraryThe Invisible Library10.20

Secret Santa

mellymel171328's Secret Santa is TenelKa. Help TenelKa pick the right book.

Comments/suggestions

N1na: It's not a procedural type murder mystery, but I really enjoyed Still Lives by Maria Hummel. (Tue, 04 Dec 2018 08:39:44 -0500)

cbl_tn: She might enjoy the Body Farm series by Jefferson Bass, starting with Carved in Bone. (Tue, 04 Dec 2018 20:02:36 -0500)

TenelKa: Dear Melissa,

I hope you will have a good time with the books I chose for you.

Flavia de Luce and Miss Marple are just great series which I enjoyed a lot, and in case you don't like the setting, the murder mysteries are still really good.

The Invisible Library is quite all over the place with fantasy and magic and everything, so it's just one of my favourites, I read it in two days flat.

And the Frank Sch├Ątzing one was recommended by a friend, he's a really popular writer over here and I hope you can enjoy the book. It's probably a bit darker than the others.

I also wanted to tell you about The Three Investigators. Although they are originally kids or teen books, I still enjoy them today, and they might also be great for your kids.

Anyways, I hope you have some fun reading the books and I hope I didn't completely misjudged your tastes. Going through your library I saw many familiar things, so I just hope this will be fine.

Merry Christmas to you and your family!!

TK (Wed, 05 Dec 2018 17:09:14 -0500)

lorannen: Removed The Thirteen Problems (9780008196523) due to availability. Replaced with Carved in Bone (9780062277350), suggested by cbl_tn.

Done. (Tue, 11 Dec 2018 23:52:28 -0500)

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