The Secret of the Old Clock – Carolyn Keene

The Secret of the Old Clock by Carolyn Keene My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars The Secret of the Old Clock is the first book that Carolyn Keene wrote in the Nancy Drew series. It was originally published in 1930, but although the feel of the story might be a little dated, overall it has … Continue reading The Secret of the Old Clock – Carolyn Keene

The Case for Jamie – Brittany Cavallaro

The Case for Jamie by Brittany Cavallaro My rating: 4 of 5 stars As a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes, I was intrigued by the series from its premise. Brittany Cavallaro does a wonderful job bringing a new generation of detectives to life in Charlotte Holmes and Jamie Watson. Overall, the series is highly enjoyable … Continue reading The Case for Jamie – Brittany Cavallaro

Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie

Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie My rating: 4 of 5 stars Murder on the Orient Express was my first experience with an Agatha Christie book, although I suspect that I would enjoy all of them. I decided to listen to the audiobook version of the mystery, as Dan Stevens was the narrator … Continue reading Murder on the Orient Express – Agatha Christie

Batman: Nightwalker – Marie Lu

Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu My rating: 4 of 5 stars Batman: Nightwalker gives us an origin story for the Caped Crusader that we didn't know we needed - even if it doesn't feel like the dark, gritty Batman we know from the Dark Knight or the comics. Bruce is an eighteen-year-old boy who is … Continue reading Batman: Nightwalker – Marie Lu

Stalking Jack the Ripper – Kerri Maniscalco

Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco My rating: 4 of 5 stars Stalking Jack the Ripper is a fascinating, fictional take on the reign of terror that gripped London in the late 1800's. The story is told through the eyes of a teen girl, Audrey Rose, who is doing her best to study under … Continue reading Stalking Jack the Ripper – Kerri Maniscalco