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Voices from Chernobyl by Svetlana Alexievich

Voices from Chernobyl by Svetlana Alexievich, translated by Keith Gessen Dalkey Archive Press, 2005 Originally published as Tchernobylskaia Moltiva, 1997 I borrowed this book from the library. I’m one of those readers that tries to sample award-winning books/ authors from time to time, and it usually takes me several tries before I find something that… Continue reading Voices from Chernobyl by Svetlana Alexievich

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Lady Killer by Elisabeth Sanxay Holding

Lady Killer by Elisabeth Sanxay Holding Originally published 1942 This edition, Stark House Mystery Press, October 2003 My latest foray into older domestic suspense  is a definitely creepy story called Lady Killer. Elisabeth Sanxay Holding wrote mysteries from the late 1920’s until the early 1950’s, and a few of her books have been reissued by Stark… Continue reading Lady Killer by Elisabeth Sanxay Holding