Monthly Archives: July 2010

>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 67

>No, this crime novel is not German, I just thought the Mozart box was quite appropriate anyway. Do you remember this slightly old novel – or perhaps the film? (Hint: it is one of my favourite tv-series). “He lifted the … Continue reading

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>Leighton Gage, Blood of the Wicked (2007)

>This Brazilian crime novel is the first in the Chief Inspector Mario Silva series. Already from the first page I enjoyed the language and setting of this one. We are in Brazil, in the town Cascatas do Pontal, where bishop … Continue reading

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>Help found

>I had planned a regular bait-in-the-box post today, but the weather is wonderful (neither too hot nor too cold) so I am sitting in my wonderful nook together with a cosy muse. But I can tell you that I have … Continue reading

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>Putting Brazil on the map

>It may not be very difficult for you to guess why I googled maps of Brazil today. This one is from geology.comPerhaps it is more amazing that the inhabitants of this huge country have discovered Denmark on the map. But … Continue reading

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>Reading Report

>I noticed this blog post yesterday about the Shiny Book Syndrome and must admit I felt slightly guilty. But not today – I have just picked a book which has been gathering dust on my TBR for months, and I … Continue reading

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>Under Cover 1

> THE SOLUTION: ANN CLEEVES´ RED BONES Anyone who wants to play? I just received a huge parcel – my May and June books. (I know I am behind real time, but don´t worry – I never forget to spend … Continue reading

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>A Swift Post

> One (shaky) swallow does not make a summer – but what about two, or three, or five? They are not easy to catch in the air,but I hope you will enjoy our little fledglings.

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