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Moonlight Reader

Lawyer, mother, avid reader. Game host extraordinaire! Partner in crime to Obsidian Black Plague! My bookish weaknesses include classics, fantasy, YA, and agreeing to read more books than is even remotely possible.

Currently reading

The Dower House Mystery
Patricia Wentworth
Progress: 42 %
Capital Crimes: London Mysteries: A British Library Crime Classic (British Library Crime Classics)
Martin Edwards
Progress: 105/410 pages
Sherlock Holmes: The Definitive Collection
Arthur Conan Doyle, Stephen Fry

#Friday56

No Wind of Blame - Georgette Heyer

#Friday56:

 

To choose the book, I sorted my kindle by recent. I then went to the random number generator, and picked a number between 1 & 71 (the number of pages of books on my kindle), and then, after selecting a page, I picked a number between 1 & 7 (the number of books per page). I ended up with No Wind of Blame


Page 56:

"Of course there hasn't been an accident!" Said Steel testily.

"Oh no, of course there hasn't!" said Wally, "I've only had a couple of barrels fired at me."

"If a man's fool enough to move from his stand, he's asking to be shot!" said Steel.


Obviously, a murder mystery. Also, the conversation reminds me of Dick Cheney hunting jokes. It's like Georgette Heyer was prescient. 

 

***This idea for the Friday56 post came from my friend Sockpoppet***