#If You Could Read My Mind

From the world of words and two from Japan

IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND: Today, we have books that “play” in the world of words, dictionaries, and libraries. And there are two novels from Japanese authors, from opposite ends of the writing spectrum.

Mystery deaths, the social divide, and saving Mother Earth

IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND: The four novels today are a mixed bag of delights.

A New York state of crime and London calling

IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND: From the Hamptons to upstate New York, to London or the nearby outskirts

Europa, Europa

IF YOU COULD READ MY MIND: European Crime Fiction takes the spotlight via the debut novel of a Swedish author, a French graphic novel, and one set in the UK. And we have a sci-fi alt-history tale set in Germany 1945.

18th Century pastiche and murders most foul

If You Could Read My Mind: Four riveting novels feature in today’s #IYCRMM.