The Secret Books of Poison

Originally posted on The Writers in Residence:
by?Alan Bradley   In my library are three slightly repellent books. One is the colour of poisoned custard, and the other two are a poisonous purple. They look as if they’ve been through a lot. And they have. These fat volumes, of about 500 pages each, were compiled…

REVIEW: I Am Half-Sick of Shadows: A Flavia de Luce Novel,  Audible Audiobook

by Alan Bradley (Author), Jayne Entwistle (Narrator) I totally enjoyed Alan Bradley‘s  “I am half-sick of Shadows,” a twisty story from the viewpoint of a precocious young girl named Flavia de Luce who is enamored with chemicals and poisons, AND who possesses a super-sleuth nose for solving murders. “She always finds the bodies,” was a quote I read,…