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The Week in Books: August 3 – August 9

Such a hot week. Sometimes all I wanted to do was find a cool area and read. But I also had a fairly busy week, so that wasn’t actually always possible…


The Clutter Corpse by Simon Brett

Daring and the Duke by Sarah MacLean

Paper Girls Vol 5 by Brian K Vaughan et al

Dance Away with Me by Susan Elizabeth Philips

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Death Sets Sail by Robin Stevens

Murder Makes Mistakes by George Bellairs


The Vinyl Detective: Low Action by Andrew Cartmel

Dead March for Penelope Blow by George Bellairs*

The Man with the Golden Gun by Ian Fleming

Still reading:

The Invisible Library by Genevieve Cogman

Jane Austen at Home by Lucy Worsley

Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward*

Last Tang Standing by Lauren Ho

The AI Who Loved Me by Alyssa Cole

Cecil Beaton’s Bright Young Things by Robin Muir

A Question of Holmes by Brittany Cavallaro

Still not counting, still don’t care.

Bonus photo: here’s one of my cousin’s cocker spaniel puppies. It’s the most adorable photo I have this week, maybe this year.

A cocker spaniel puppy

An * next to a book title indicates that it came from NetGalley. ** indicates it was an advance copy from a source other than NetGalley

1 thought on “The Week in Books: August 3 – August 9”

  1. thats a lot of books – I’m impressed! I recently read death sets sail and was kind of bittersweet about finishing this series… but I think it was a very well done ending. I was a bit sceptical at first at how similar it sounded to Agatha Christie’s death on the Nile, but I can safely say it was NOTHING like that haha. Here was my review of it 🙂 :

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