News week of 6 April
Monday – 6 April – it is snowing – no joke
New arrivals – in hardcover
The Children’s Crusade by Ann Packer
A family saga set over the past 5 decades
The Night Stages by Jane Urquhart – this went right to the top of my “to read” pile and so far it has not disappointed!
Dreaming Spies by Laurie R. King
Another in this sometimes excellent – sometimes not so much – series featuring Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes
Blood on the Snow by Jo Nesbo
A stand alone novel from this bestselling Scandinavian mystery writer
The Time of Your Life by Margaret Trudeau
Yes, that Margaret Trudeau – sub-titled Choosing a Vibrant, Joyful Future –
New in paperback
A Better Man by Leah McLaren
What if the only way to end your marriage was to be the perfect husband?
The King’s Curse by Philippa Gregory
Another in a series of books about the Tudors – this one about Margaret Pole, the last of the Yorks, and her unique view of Henry VIII’s terrifying rise to power.
The Secret of Raven Point by Jennifer Vanderbes
A young American nurse and her experiences on the front lines in World War II, and after.
The Arsonist by Sue Miller
I loved this one – a small town with a summer population much like our own – the conflicts of the community in general and one family in particular.