Sins of the Flesh by Colleen McCullough

In brief: 1969 Holloman, Connecticut. Murders and missing women are taunting the detectives – can Carmine Delmonico and his team figure out these twisted events? The good: More of Delia, the female detective with a heart of gold and an individual dress sense. The not-so-good: Less of Carmine. Some of the attitudes of characters to... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 6/1/14: The Birthday Edition

A new year means a new home for Mailbox Monday. Originally created by Marcia of To Be Continued, you can find the linky list all year round at Mailbox Monday. Last Tuesday was my birthday and I was lucky enough to receive more books as gifts! I got a couple of book vouchers too, but... Continue Reading →

Mailbox Monday 22/10/12

Yes, Mailbox Monday-ers, I went to the bookshop just for you. Well, more for me. I just like to browse bookstores. Above is the new release pile at a local store. I didn't come away empty handed: This was on my wish list for Christmas, so it's a 'to me, from me'. I didn't expect... Continue Reading →

Naked Cruelty by Colleen McCullough

Naked Cruelty is the third in a series starring Captain Carmine Delmonico, detective in the Holloman police in the 1960s. The first book was the excellent On, Off, a truly creepy thriller, followed by Too Many Murders that had me throwing my hands up in the air in despair at the conclusion. (It was good,... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! Hope everyone has a wonderful day- it's still early here, but below are some pics of the day so far... these weren't for Christmas, but they lasted well into Christmas week! So pretty! the galah family were ready for breakfast... this is the baby galah- he can feed himself now... Merry Christmas from... Continue Reading →

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