Category Archives: Scavenger Hunt 2016

Vintage Mystery Scavenger Hunt 2016: Wrap Up Post

If you’re a regular reader of the blog you’ll probably be aware that this year I have been participating in Bev Hankins’ Vintage Mystery Scavenger Hunt, which is runs from her brilliant blog My Reader’s Block. In this particular challenge … Continue reading

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The Crooked Hinge (1938) by John Dickson Carr

Vintage Mystery Scavenger Hunt Item: Broken Object Having read excerpts from pieces such as Stefano Serafini’s ‘Illusionism and Magic in the Golden Age Mystery’ (Linguæ &, Vol 14, No 1, 2015) and also some of Christie’s own thoughts on Carr … Continue reading

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Vintage Scavenger Hunt 2016

Like many readers the front cover isn’t necessarily an important part in why I choose a book, with things like the author, the blurb and reviews holding much more sway. However, in this next year this will be changing to … Continue reading

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