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Tannat

Not so much a blog; just lots of books

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Planetfall
Emma Newman
Three Parts Dead
Max Gladstone
Conservation of Shadows
Yoon Ha Lee
Progress: 22%
Le premier jour
Marc Levy
Progress: 180/496pages
Moby-Dick: or, The Whale (Penguin Classics)
Herman Melville
Manifold: Time
Stephen Baxter, Chris Schluep
Progress: 99/480pages
The Long War
Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett
Progress: 68/501pages

Death Comes as the End by Agatha Christie

Death Comes As the End - Agatha Christie

This is Agatha Christie's foray into a historical fiction murder mystery. It takes places around 2000 BCE, and it got off to a rough start. Renisenb comes off as too simple for words at the start and there seems to be a fair dose of authorial judgement going on when believing in the many Egyptian gods comes up, but eventually good old Aggie gets into her groove and the family drama and doubts become interesting. I was totally off-base with my guess for the murderer, however.

 

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