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Best Reads of 2013

The vast majority of books I read this year weren’t published in 2013, so this is actually a “Best Books Read In 2013” list. Best Read: A Face Like Glass, by Frances Hardinge In the underground city of Caverna the world’s most skilled craftsmen toil in the darkness to create delicacies beyond compare — wines […]

Favorite Works by Agatha Christie

I still remember my first Agatha Christie novel. I was still in grade school at the time, and though I was already a voracious reader, my definition of the mystery and detective fiction genre consisted of Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys and the like. All that changed when I read The Murder of Roger Ackroyd. In […]