Saturday, December 31, 2016

Reading Challenge Wrap-Up: Cloak and Dagger Challenge 2016

It was another year of mysterious going ons thanks to the Cloak and Dagger Reading Challenge.  In fact, I got 125 mysteries read this year.  Wow!

Here they are:

1. The Tiara on the Terrace by Kristen Kittscher
2. Death of a Bad Apple by Penny Pike
3. A Second Chance at Murder by Diana Orgain
4. "C" is for Corpse by Sue Grafton
5. Copy Cap Murder by Jenn McKinlay
6. Don't Look Back by Gregg Hurwitz
7. Murder Most Finicky by Liz Mugavero
8. Mother's Day Out by Karen MacInerney
9. Better Homes and Corpses by Kathleen Bridge
10. Slayed on the Slopes by Kate Dyer-Seeley
11. Classified by Murder by Miranda James
12. A Disguise to Die For by Diane Vallere
13. Scene of the Brine by Mary Ellen Hughes
14. I Am Half-Sick of Shadows by Alan Bradley
15. For Cheddar or Worse by Avery Aames
16. Beauty, Beast, and Belladonna by Maia Chance
17. Dark Chocolate Demise by Jenn McKinlay
18. Berried Secrets by Peg Cochran
19. Fogged Inn by Barbara Ross
20. What You See by Hank Phillippi Ryan
21. Ripe for Murder by Carlene O'Neil
22. A Churn for the Worse by Laura Bradford
23. And Then There Were Nuns by Kylie Logan
24. File M for Murder by Miranda James
25. The Ambitious Card by John Gaspard
26. By Cook or by Crook by Maya Corrigan
27. Mrs. Pollifax and the Lion Killer by Dorothy Gilman
28. The Big Chili by Julia Buckley
29. Plantation Shudders by Ellen Byron
30. Macdeath by Cindy Brown
31. Delivering the Truth by Edith Maxwell
32. Killer Takeout by Lucy Burdette
33. Rest in Peach by Susan Furlong
34. The Concrete Blonde by Michael Connelly
35. Vanilla Beaned by Jenn McKinlay
36. Time of Fog and Fire by Rhys Bowen
37. Wedding Cake Murder by Joanne Fluke
38. No Comfort for the Lost by Nancy Herriman
39. Spaced Out by Start Gibbs
40. All Murders Final! by Sherry Harris
41. Speaking from Among the Bones by Alan Bradley
42. Irish Stewed by Kylie Logan
43. A Gilded Grave by Shelley Freydont
44. Nick and Tesla's Solar-Powered Showdown by "Science Bob" Pflugfelder and Steve Hockensmith
45. Sayonara Slam by Naomi Hirahara
46. The Final Tap by Amanda Flower
47. Orphan X by Gregg Hurwitz
48. 15th Affair by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
49. "D" is for Deadbeat by Sue Grafton
50. Out of Circulation by Miranda James
51. Decanting a Murder by Nadine Nettmann
52. The Skeleton Takes a Bow by Leigh Perry
53. Murder Most Fowl by Edith Maxwell
54. A Muddied Murder by Wendy Tyson
55. Eclair and Present Danger by Laura Bradford
56. Grilled for Murder by Maddie Day
57. The Calamity Cafe by Gayle Leeson
58. Desperate Housedogs by Sparkle Abbey
59. Voodoo River by Robert Crais
60. Fatal Brushstroke by Sybil Johnson
61. Murder on Astor Place by Victoria Thompson
62. Crime and Poetry by Amanda Flower
63. Presumed Puzzled by Parnell Hall
64. Toasting Up Trouble by Linda Wiken
65. Murder on a Silver Platter by Shawn Reilly Simmons
66. Murder Under the Covered Bridge by Elizabeth Perona
67. Kernel of Truth by Kristi Abbott
68. The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches by Alan Bradley
69. The Pursuit by Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
70. The Sound of Murder by Cindy Brown
71. The Silence of the Library by Miranda James
72. The Last Coyote by Michael Connelly
73. Grilling the Subject by Daryl Wood Gerber
74. Silk Stalkings by Diane Vallere
75. The Readaholics and the Gothic Gala by Laura DiSilverio
76. Clock and Dagger by Julianne Holmes
77. Mrs. Pollifax, Innocent Tourist by Dorothy Gilman
78. Crowned and Dangerous by Rhys Bowen
79. Terror in Taffeta by Marla Cooper
80. No Virgin Island by C. Michele Dorsey
81. On the Road with Del and Louise by Art Taylor
82. Murder Has Nine Lives by Laura Levine
83. Die Like an Eagle by Donna Andrews
84. As Chimney Sweepers Come to Dust by Alan Bradley
85. Whispers Beyond the Veil by Jessica Estevao
86. Digging Up the Dirt by Miranda James
87. Body on the Bayou by Ellen Byron
88. Get Fluffy by Sparkle Abbey
89. The Bullet Catch by John Gaspard
90. To Helvetica and Back by Paige Shelton
91. Murder at Redwood Cove by Janet Filsilver
92. The Baker Street Jurors by Michael Robertson
93. Artifact by Gigi Pandian
94. Behind Chocolate Bars by Kathy Aarons
95. Tangled Up in Brew by Joyce Tremel
96. Masking for Trouble by Diane Vallere
97. Death of a Toy Soldier by Barbara Early
98. Permanent Sunset by C. Michele Dorsey
99. Thrice the Brinded Cat Hath Mew'd by Alan Bradley
100. Fatal Frost by Karen MacInerney
101. The Skeleton Haunts a House by Leigh Perry
102. Arsenic and Old Books by Miranda James
103. Dying for Strawberries by Sharon Farrow
104. Eggnog Murder by Leslie Meier, Lee Hollis, and Barbara Ross
105. Sunset Express by Robert Crais
106. The Chocolate Bunny Brouhaha by JoAnna Carl
107. The Good, the Bad, and the Guacamole by Rebecca Adler
108. Stone Cold Blooded by Catherine Dilts
109. Mrs. Pollifax Unveiled by Dorothy Gilman
110. Get Me to the Grave on Time by D. E. Ireland
111. Rhythm and Clues by Sue Ann Jaffarian
112. Paint the Town Dead by Sybil Johnson
113. "E" is for Evidence by Sue Grafton
114. One Foot in the Grove by Kelly Lane
115. Dying for a Taste by Leslie Karst
116. The Ghosts of Misty Hollow by Sue Ann Jaffarian
117. Prose and Cons by Amanda Flower
118. We Wish You a Murderous Christmas by Vicki Delany
119. Christmas Caramel Murder by Joanne Fluke
120. Live Free or Die by Jessie Crockett
121. No Cats Allowed by Miranda James
122. Shadow of Doubt by Nancy Cole Silverman
123. The Poet by Michael Connelly
124. Iced Under by Barbara Ross
125. Custom Baked Murder by Liz Mugavero


  1. Hooray for mysteries! Good going, Mark.

  2. Impressive & again you are making me add to my Wish List.


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