Tag: Lawrence Block

2017 Reads, Mysteries, Mystery Series

In the Midst of Death – Matthew Scudder #3 – Lawrence Block

Book 2  of 2017 - A Return to the World of Matthew Scudder....thanks to Lawrence Block   One of my Reading Challenges for 2017 is to catch up on a few of the mystery and thriller series that I am behind on. The series that I had in mind include: Daniel Silva's Gabriel Allon series, Steve Berry's Cotton Malone  or maybe Alex Berenson's John Wells series. What I didn't envision was going back to a series whose last book I read in, oh, 1994!  Anyway, that's what I did this week when I read In the Midst of Death - book...

Books, Mystery Series

Lawrence Block “A Walk Among the Tombstones” Plus…

Lawrence Block - Mystery Writer's Grand Master - Born June 24, 1938   A few weeks ago when we were visiting with Peter, Missy and Zoe, Missy's mom was looking for a movie to watch. She said to Peter we don't want A Walk Among the Tombstones because it wasn't very good. I commented that the books was really good! She looked at me quizzically and said "there's book" Yeah, I said by the great Lawrence Block. I bring this up today because today is Lawrence Block's birthday. Block was born in Buffalo, New York on June 24th in 1938....