Monday, August 11, 2014

2014 book 187

Carola Dunn's The Case of the Murdered Muckraker
Boy, this one was a real weak link in the Daisy Dalrymple series. Maybe it's b/c it's set in New York, with all of the (exceedingly stupid) cops talking in big broad lame-sounding New York accents, maybe it's that the mystery itself isn't very interesting, despite an attempt to bring in and explain Tammany politics, but this was just really, really boring. Even the addition of a couple of hilarious and nosy old sisters and a cameo from Bessie Coleman can't save things. C.

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