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DJ´s Bait in the Box # 92

Sore throat, sore eyes, head, chest … seems like the perfect day to revive my little game. This American mystery is the first in a series. Meet the protagonist: “From an early age, I had known exactly what I wanted … Continue reading

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>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 91

> [No, these signs are NOT Scandinavian – I hope they will prove helpful] This week´s bait book is the third debut in a row – a very well-written one. “Echoes of my footfalls faded into the damp air of … Continue reading

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>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 90

> A debut again, but like last week, I have tried to pick a significant quotation for you. “He what, now?”“Signed it all over. You didn´t know? Jessup signed over everything. If he don´t show for trial, see, the way … Continue reading

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>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 89

> [Bait box: Tim Duncan] If you have read this debut, I think there is a fair chance this quotation will jog your memory. “Nineteen years ago this eleven-year-old boy – probably much like himself – had tired of his … Continue reading

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>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 88 – win an e-book

> This quotation comes from a brand-new collection of very short crime stories.      When Toffee Brown moved to Knavesborough, no one noticed her the first few weeks. She could just as well have been a ghost. Perhaps she was? … Continue reading

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>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 87

> This week´s book is of a different category – let´s see what my intelligent readers make of it. “… Benger lifted the lavatory lid and peered in until his eyes adjusted to the darkness. ´By steadily looking down, I … Continue reading

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>DJ´s Bait in the Box # 86

> This novel is the first in a still fairly short series: “It was as black in the closet as old blood. They had shoved me in and locked the door. I breathed heavily through my nose, fighting desperately to … Continue reading

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