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Purchase Report

You know the drill by this point. I buy more books than I can read to the extent that I worry I will die before reading them all. Lets get on with the depression...

L.A. Outlaws - T. Jefferson Parker
Oh dear. Not another T. Jefferson Parker book? Perhaps one of these days THD will carve out some time to read some of this author's work. We'll break down and make one of his books next. Not this one. Probably one of the Edgar winners, Silent Joe or California Girl.

Slip of the Knife - Denise Mina
Third in the Paddy Meehan series, and retitled for the US. UK readers know the book as The Last Breath. THD has had the second 'Paddy' book near the top of the to be read pile for some time now. And this is not likely to change for at least for one more book. Stuart MacBride, our current read, is a fellow Scot and... well... you can't follow up a Scot with another Scot. It is just not done. I'm sure you understand.

Sins of the Assassin - Robert Ferringo
This books falls into the vague category of 'in the not too distant future.' This is the second of a planned trilogy that examines a post-nuclear United States that is now predominately Muslim. THD read the first, Prayers for the Assassin and enjoyed it a great deal... well enough to look forward to the next one anyway.


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