Friday, May 18, 2018

May 18th's Book Beginning and Friday 56

We've made it to another Friday, which means it is time again for Book Beginning and Friday 56.

This week, I have a cozy mystery.  Shocking, right?  But there's a bit of a twist since the title is Murder on Moon Trek 1 by Diane Vallere.




Yes, that's right.  This mystery has a sci fi setting.  It's a lot of fun.

Here's how the book starts:

When Moon Unit 5 kicked off its inaugural trip from my home planet of Plunia, I expected the uniform closet to be stuffed to capacity.  I just hadn't expected it to be stuffed with a body.

Moving on to page 56, we find:

"Need I remind you that you're still in my custody?"
No, you needn't," I said, with a trace of annoyance.

This is the first in a series, and it's a lot of fun.  My full review will be coming Tuesday.

Have a great weekend!

4 comments:

  1. When I read the beginning, I felt like Frank Zappa's daughter was the star of the show... lol.... (If you don't know, her name is Moon Unit.)
    Happy Victoria Day weekend!

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  2. I recently bought a copy of this one because it sounded cute. I haven't had a chance to open the covers (virtually) yet. This week I am spotlighting Triple Crown by Felix Francis. Happy reading!

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  3. The fact that it's by Diane Vallere means it is going to be fun. This does looks really cute and the sci fi element sounds great!

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