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Member: 19anne44

Book tastes

I like mysteries which are well written. One of my favourite authors is Louise Penny and I also like historical mysteries by Jacqueline Winspear for example. I've read everything by J.K. Rowling in both of her manifestations. I also enjoy Clerical mysteries.

Don't get this!

No political books, preferably no non-fiction, except maybe cook books or knitting books.

Other notes

Not too much swearing although that is generally not a problem with well written books.



Santa: Select books from Amazon.ca

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

Amount to spend: $50 USD

library_mistress's picks so far.

9781492267201https://www.amazon.ca/Seneca-Falls-Inheritance-Miriam-Monfredo/dp/1492267201/Seneca Falls Inheritance13
0425236390https://www.amazon.ca/Royal-Flush-Rhys-Bowen/dp/0425236390/Royal Flush8
1544631480https://www.amazon.ca/Very-Private-Grave-Donna-Fletcher/dp/1544631480/A Very Private Grave15
1773621637https://www.amazon.ca/Murder-Poisoned-Tea-Janet-Lane-Walters/dp/1773621637/Murder and Poisoned Tea13

Secret Santa

19anne44's Secret Santa is library_mistress. Help library_mistress pick the right book.


library_mistress: Dear Anne,

* "Seneca Falls inheritance" is part of one of my favourite librarian mystery series. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

* I saw you have several books of the Royal Spyness mysteries (as myself), and I decided to fill the gap.

* I haven't read "A Very Private Grave", I discovered it on the website http://detecs.org/ about clerical mysteries (maybe you find some reading inspiration there, I certainly did!).

* I haven't read "Murder and Poisoned Tea" either but I think the description sounds nice.

* I also wanted to send you "The fifth gospel" by Ian Caldwell, but it has a delivery period of 1-2 months which is not good for a christmas present :-)

// Dear LibraryThing elf, I rounded the prices up a little bit so that there should be no problem with exchange rate fluctuations. All the books are shipped and sold by amazon.ca. (Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:45:07 -0500)

library_mistress: If there is something wrong with delivery, here are other suggestions:





https://www.amazon.ca/Evans-Above-Rhys-Bowen/dp/0425166422/ (Wed, 05 Dec 2018 11:04:15 -0500)

lorannen: Removed A Very Private Grave (1544631480)—19anne44 already has that one. Replaced with two of Santa's alternate picks, Murder in the Mystery Suite (0425265595) and A Royal Pain (042522872X).

Done. (Sun, 16 Dec 2018 19:15:58 -0500)

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