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3 Days Left! Win a Copy of Mark Aldridge’s Agatha Christie on Screen

So last Saturday I set in motion a competition which gives you the chance to win a copy of Mark Aldridge’s great book, Agatha Christie on Screen. So if this sounds right up your street or you know a friend … Continue reading

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Spot The Difference: Agatha Christie – The Answers

Last week I did something new on the blog and set a spot the difference challenge, involving an Agatha Christie cover. Apologies for all the headaches and eye strain incurred. Despite this though the puzzle seemed to go down well … Continue reading

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Agatha Christie Spot the Difference

Ever keen to try something new on the blog I have had a go at making a spot the difference challenge, using the cover designed by Tom Adams for Dead Man’s Folly. The differences might be additions, omissions or alterations. … Continue reading

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Busman’s Honeymoon (1937) by Dorothy L Sayers

This is my second entry for Rich’s monthly Crimes of the Century challenge, which he hosts at his blog Past Offences. This is a book I have been keen to re-read since last month when I talked about it for … Continue reading

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Dorothy L Sayers’ Quiz Answers

Last Friday I posed an unusual quiz based around Sayers’ opinions on various writers and their works, not all of which were that complimentary. To have a go at the quiz click here. To find out the answers read on. … Continue reading

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Dorothy L Sayers’ on Mystery Fiction Quiz

Yesterday I posted a review of The Collected Crime Reviews of Dorothy L Sayers (2017), which I absolutely loved, so much so, that I decided to do a quiz around Sayers’ often quite amusing and biting opinions on her fellow … Continue reading

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Evidence of Things Seen (1943) by Elizabeth Daly

With only a day to go until the end of the month I am sneaking in one final read for Rich’s monthly crimes of the century challenge, which he runs at his blog Past Offences. Aside from the relevant publication … Continue reading

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Christie Cover Quiz Answers

Last Friday I set readers the challenge of guessing the titles of various Christie covers. The sneaky part though was that all of the covers where from translated editions. If you haven’t had a go already then head on over … Continue reading

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Christie Cover Quiz

Inspiration for this quiz goes to Lucy Fisher in the Golden Age Detection Facebook group, who asked fellow members to guess which Christie title this cover was for: Bit of a sneaky one as although it is for Why Didn’t … Continue reading

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You Called Your Book What….?

This is a topic I have been pondering of late, mainly due to all the book browsing I have been doing online – just looking mind… well mostly just looking… fine I bought some books! I noticed on the one … Continue reading

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