|11-05-2012, 05:17 PM||#526|
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Land of the Loonie
Device: Kindle Paperwhite and Keyboard, Kobo Aura, iPad mini, iPod Touch
Strangely, none of Peter May's books are available to me in Canada in Kindle format from Amazon. I bought the first of the Enzo McCloud series back at the start of the year directly from Poisoned Pen Press when it was $.0.99. The Kobo prices for the first two books in the Lewis Trilogy ($8.99, $13.19) aren't too bad since I could use discount codes, but I'm planning to use one of my Audible credits to get The Blackhouse. I need to use some credits up this month anyway to get in on the $10 credit for buying 4 audiobooks.
|11-09-2012, 05:06 AM||#527|
Join Date: Sep 2011
I can get a little jaded reading crime fiction (even though I write it -- or perhaps because I write it).
I like authors who push the genre. One of my favourite is a writer called David Peace. Be warned though, he's an acquired taste.
|03-01-2013, 04:40 AM||#528|
Join Date: Apr 2011
Device: Sony Reader
My friend also recommended me Ian Rankin's books - I'm just in the middle of the newest John Rebus novel (and I can tell you the book is really good even without reading the earlier books) and I'm really enjoying it! I'm thinking of starting the whole series from the beginning
Btw if anyone in interested, I still have 4 promo codes for the ebook, just message me.
|08-10-2014, 02:53 PM||#529|
Join Date: Jan 2012
Every Dead Thing (1999)
Dark Hollow (2000)
The Killing Kind (2001)
The White Road (2002)
The Black Angel (2005)
The Unquiet (2007)
The Reapers (2008)
The Lovers (2009)
|08-11-2014, 05:15 PM||#531|
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Townsend, WI
Device: Palm TX, PRS-505 (BLUE)
|08-12-2014, 04:48 AM||#532|
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Monroe Wisconsin
Device: K3, Kindle Paperwhite, Calibre, and Mobipocket for Pc (netbook)
I'd say Raymond Chandler and Ann Rule are two good ones. One wrote fiction and the other writes fact.
|08-17-2014, 10:17 AM||#533|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Fife Scotland
Device: Kindle 3 Paperwhite
I see many of my favourites quoted in this thread but have just finished an author new to me. May I recommend Terry Hayes: I Am Pilgrim. This is selling for £1.49 at Amazon at the moment and is a bargain as it's a great read.
Can I also put in a word for Richard Morgan as I'm always astonished that he is not better known given the quality of his writing.
|03-27-2015, 02:03 PM||#534|
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Phoenix AZ USA
Device: iPad Mini, Kindle Fire
I have discovered Louise Penny's Inspector Gamache! What wonderful books.
Her writing is exquisite. Read the first 2 - have others on hold at the library. Love her books.
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