THE EAST BAY MYSTERY READERS GROUP
Tuesday May 1st, 2007 - 7 p.m.
Books will be discussed for Character, Plot, Setting and General Comments.
Ratings categories are:
Ex - A "Wow" read; unique, memorable, a major step forward or standout book for the author. A top read.
VG+ - Close to excellent with only one or two small quibbles
VG - Enthused about it; very well done for it's genre
G+ - Enjoyed it very much
G – Enjoyed the book
Okay - Enjoyed it but with significant reservations. Only okay.
Poor - Wasn't awful, but wasn't good either. Finished it with difficulty.
NR - Did not work for me. Would not recommend this book to others.
DNF – Awful. Did not finish.
THE GUARDS – 1st in series
Unlicensed Investigator-Jack Taylor-Ireland-Cont
Jack Taylor books by Ken Bruen are:
1. The Guard
2. The Killing of the Tinkers
3. The Magdalene Martyrs
4. The Dramatist
SUN STORM – 1st book
Books by Ǻsa Larsson are:
1. Sun Storm
2. Blood Spilt
GENTLEMEN & PLAYERS - Standalone
Books by Joanne Harris are:
1. The Evil Seed
2. Sleep, Pale Sister
4. Blackberry Wine
5. Five Quarters of the Orange
6. The Coastliners
7. Holy Fools
8. Gentlemen & Players
10. The Lollipop Shoes
BOOKS FOR JUNE 5th, 2007:
IN A TRUE LIGHT - Standalone
STILL LIFE – 1st in series
Traditional Mystery-Armand Gamache -Canada-Cont
THE PATIENCE OF THE SPIDER - 8th in series
Police Procedural-Insp. Montalbano-Italy-Cont
Books for July 3rd, 2007
DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE - 1st in series
Cozy-Ingrid Levin-Hill-Echo Falls-Cont
THE VIRGIN OF SMALL PLAINS - Standalone
THE LOST VAN GOGH - 1st book
Police Procedural-Det. Clay Ryder-Cont