Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Foreign Intrigue Book Club 2018

Foreign Intrigue Book Club
face-to-face (details)
Books, Inc. Laurel Village

Do you like to travel? Experience a country through the eyes of a local? Try the food of another country?

I tried this back in October and got hooked as it includes some much needed arm-chair traveling.

October pick:

Murder Under the Bridge:
A Palestine Mystery

by Kate Jessica Raphael
-Mystery, Thriller
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 4

2018

January pick:

Whitefly
by Abdelilah Hamdouchi
translated by Jonathan Smolin
-Mystery, Africa, Morocco
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 4

February pick:

The Dry
by Jane Harper
-Mystery, Australia
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 5

March pick:

The Neruda Case
by Roberto Ampuero
-Mystery, Historical, Chile
Amazon | Goodreads | my review: DNF

April pick:

Death Going Down
by María Angélica Bosco
translated by Lucy Greaves
-Mystery, Crime, Thriller, Argentina
Amazon | Goodreads | my review | my rating: 4

May pick:

Needle In A Haystack
by Ernesto Mallo
-Mystery, Argentina
Amazon | Goodreads | my review: tba

June pick:

Hotel Brasil
by Frei Betto, Jethro Soutar
-Mystery, Argentina
Amazon | Goodreads | my review: tba

July pick: tba

3 comments:

  1. I'm afraid I don't read genres that are suited to this kind of challenge! I think my zombie books so far are only set in about 4 different countries!

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  2. Ooo! this would be a fun challenge.

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  3. Arm-chair travel is so appealing to me especially in the cold winter months when I don't go out much. Great picks!

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