Reading for Enjoyment
my "to read, have read, and will read again" list
true girl power modern Afghanistan - The Dressmaker of Khair Khana: Five Sisters, One Remarkable Family, and the Woman Who Risked Everything to Keep Them Safe (P.S.) by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon
inner washington - The Inner Circle by Brad Meltzer
appalachian family secrets - The Rosewood Casket by Sharyn McCrumb
Who is the Racketeer? And what does he have to do with the judge’s untimely demise? His name, for the moment, is Malcolm Bannister. Job status? Former attorney. Current residence? The Federal Prison Camp near Frostburg, Maryland. On paper, Malcolm’s situation isn’t looking too good these days, but he’s got an ace up his sleeve. He knows who killed Judge Fawcett, and he knows why...
detailed murder mystery corruption - The Racketeer by John Grisham
modern woman historic father daughter - The Printmaker's Daughter: A Novel by Katherine Govier
tropical foreign setting - The Hungry Tide: A Novel by Amitav Ghosh
British mystery - Believing the Lie (Inspector Lynley Mystery, Book 17) by Elizabeth George
east meets west cultures collide - Veil of Roses by Laura Fitzgerald
husband and wife FBI team - Backfire (An FBI Thriller) by Catherine Coulter
"For the second time in his short life, Teddy Clock has survived a massacre. Two years ago, he barely escaped when his entire family was slaughtered. Now, at fourteen, in a hideous echo of the past, Teddy is the lone survivor of his foster family’s mass murder. Orphaned once more, the traumatized teenager has nowhere to turn—until the Boston PD puts detective Jane Rizzoli on the case."
girl power murder mysteries - Last to Die: A Rizzoli & Isles Novel by Tess Gerritsen
Kathy Reichs, #1 New York Times bestselling author and producer of the FOX televison hit Bones, is at her brilliant best in a riveting novel featuring forensic anthropologist Tempe Brennan—a story of infanticide, murder, and corruption, set in the high-stakes, high-danger world of diamond mining. A woman calling herself Amy Roberts checks into a Montreal hospital complaining of uncontrolled bleeding. Doctors see evidence of a recent birth, but before they can act, Roberts disappears. Dispatch
forensic mysteries - Bones Are Forever: A Novel (Temperance Brennan) by Kathy Reichs