Category Archives: Christmas

>Christmas Toffee (part 3)

> See part 2 Toffee´s big chance came when she received an invitation to Sir Bellini´s pre-Christmas Party. She had been itching to meet the world-famous violinist, Knavesborough´s only celebrity. Apart from herself, that was. She donned her best silk … Continue reading

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>Christmas Toffee (part 2)

> Vicarage knick-knack  See part 1 A few days later Rhapsody and Psalmonella Gershwin, the vicar´s daughters, came across the newcomer while shopping in the local grocery. “Isn´t that Miss Brown?” Psalmonella nudged her sister. “No, it can´t… Dear me, … Continue reading

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>Christmas Toffee (part 1)

>Two weeks ago I promised you a Christmas story. Now the first part is ready, and if I want to finish it before you are sweating over your turkeys, I´d better bring it immediately. When and where will it end? … Continue reading

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>Thy´s Day # 36

> More Christmas in the vicarage for you.

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>Thy´s Day # 35

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>Advent Sunday

> In Denmark we don´t celebrate Thanksgiving. Instead, we take the time to celebrate the four Advent Sundays as a family, and the first weekend is special because we also celebrate our son´s birthday. No grandparents this year because of … Continue reading

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>James Thompson, Snow Angels (2010)

>[Denne krimi er ikke udgivet på dansk endnu, men da den amerikansk-fødte forfatter er bosat i Finland, og hans første engelske krimi er af rigtig god kvalitet, må man næsten regne med den dukker op i Skandinavien inden så længe.] … Continue reading

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>The Axe Mass Murderer

>Look what my creative daughters gave me in my advent calendar (I would have taken the pictures last week, but we had some problems with the quality of the water). A real crime scene: an X Mass murderer striking his … Continue reading

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>Mari Jungstedt, I denne stille nat (2008)

>Som titlen på Jungstedts anden krimi antyder, nærmer juletiden sig på Gotland. Henry Dahlström, en falleret fotograf, har sit livs held på travbanen, hvor han vinder 80.000 kroner, en pæn formue, hvis den omregnes i flasker. Han får dog ikke … Continue reading

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>Glædelig jul – Merry Christmas

> See you in a few days – but now it is time for Christmas. Merry Christmas to your all, and I hope you are all going to have a wonderful time together with family or good friends. And to … Continue reading

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