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Set in Mexico, among the worst of the worst behaviour of the cartels, and to be frank, men, a union activist makes a stand. Tim Baker has created wonderful characters in Pilar and Fuentes.
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2nd in the Lewis Trilogy, I've pretty much started this one straight after the first, The Blackhouse.
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Event - Launch of Liz Porter's latest true crime book - Crime Scene Asia.
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Started this one last night, it's due for publication sometime soon and so far it's really engaging.
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Latest from the audio pile.
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Started this one over the weekend and didn't get nearly enough reading time to finish it, which has turned out to be a bit annoying as it's very good.
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Technically this is a was reading, as it's been bubbling along in the background as a just a couple of chapters book, until it got to the point where sleep was lost finishing it.
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As you can possibly tell, the weather's gone a bit cooler. So there is more time for reading.
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This is the third book now in the Agatha Christie Book Club series.
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Another from the currently reading pile.
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Listening to this on audio for a change - first book in the DCI Daley series, that I confess to having randomly chosen from a list of audio books.
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One from the weekend's pile
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The latest from the NZ pile.
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Particularly intriguing one from recent day's reading.
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Another from the New Zealand pile read over the weekend.
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Another from the weekend's New Zealand piles.
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Another from the weekend's pile of New Zealand fiction, the second in the Raymond Electromatic trilogy.
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One from a weekend's reading catch up on the New Zealand / Ngaio Marsh piles.
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Another from the New Zealand piles.
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Easter reading pile number whatever I'm up to now.
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Starting off with this one over the Easter long weekend.
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From the current reading pile.
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Another from this year's very varied New Zealand stacks.
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Another from the weekend pile
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Another from the weekend's pile (don't you love cool, slightly damp weekends!)
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From this damp (YEAHHHH) weekend's reading
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From the current pile.
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From the current reading pile.
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And finally, from the past weekend.
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Another from the weekend's reading pile.
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One from the weekend's pile.
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A quick departure from the #yeahnoir pile.
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From the NZ piles about the place - an historical novel set in Dunedin.
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Remembering Peter Temple's work.
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Second from the reading pile from yesterday.
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An enforced day off yesterday with the power out for maintenance meant some reading catching up.
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A novella squeezed in amongst other things. Okay other things I should have been doing but still...
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Another from the staggeringly varied #yeahnoir pile
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Turned into the perfect read for a hot Saturday afternoon.
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And we're caught up for the moment - currently reading this one.
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Another from the previously reading pile.
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Another from the past overdue for mention pile.
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From the was reading pile, this is fascinating.
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The follower of this blog will realise that I'm not prone to personal posts, but I need to apologise.
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From the piles of reading, sod all blogging I've been doing recently.
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From the wonderfulness that is the pile of New Zealand Crime fiction.
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It's that time of the year where posting becomes erratic and reading consumes every spare moment. Sometimes life is hard ;)
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Started this over the weekend - new crime fiction after a long break from Stella Duffy.
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Read this one last week. Obviously behind with the mentions!
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Diving into my New Zealand piles at the moment, this one became this weekend's reading for no particular reason.
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