Category Archives: Mystery

“Racing the Devil” by Charles Todd

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Ian Rutledge is called in to investigate the death of a beloved Rector in a car accident on the remote coast of Sussex, when more bodies are discovered. Inspector Rutledge becomes the target of the killer as he gets closer to the truth. Charles Todd’s mysteries always satisfy, unlike some that you can solve by the end of the first chapter.

Evaluation: 5 out of 5

“Turbo Twenty-Three” by Janet Evanovich

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This is the latest comedy/mystery involving bounty hunter Stephanie Plum and her boyfriends Morelli and Ranger. Ranger’s private security firm is hired to install new security equipment in an ice cream factory. When two of the factory employees are murdered Ranger enlists Stephanie’s help to investigate. As is typical in any Plum novel, much mayhem and confusion ensue. It’s a silly but fun, easy read.

Evaluation: 3 out of 5

“No Man’s Land” by David Baldacci

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This is Baldacci’s latest novel centered on Army CID agent John Puller.Puller, his brother and friend Veronica Knox investigated the disappearance of Puller’s mother which occurred 30 years earlier. The investigation stumbles upon classified experiments on humans and selling government secrets. This was another intriguing plot written by a master of the genre that I had a hard time putting down.

Evaluation: 5 out of 5