Monthly Archives: October 2011

Halloween Nostalgia and that Cute Cat!

Here he is again! Advertisements

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More Halloween Nostaligia

That cat sure does get around…

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Halloween Nostalgia

Here’s some more vintage Halloween and it’s that cat again…

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Vintage Halloween

I’ve been a little bit quiet as I’ve had my head buried in various books, nothing new there. I’ve decided that we are near enough to Halloween to indulge in some vintage Halloween ads. First up, here’s a lovely cat, … Continue reading

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Restoring Karma

If you know me you know I hate being a negative nelly so after yesterday’s not-so-positive post, I feel I need to restore the cosmic balance. Here’s the button to click for the animal rescue site. If you click to … Continue reading

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Polished Off

Synopsis: Audrey Faye sashays into Violetta’s Salon looking for stylists for the Miss Magnolia Blossom pageant. Hairdresser Grace Terhune’s opportunity quickly turns into a nightmare with anti-pageant protestors, angry mothers, frantic contestants…and then, a very dead Audrey. The murder weapon … Continue reading

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Pick Your Poison

I’m coming back to Leann Sweeney’s ‘Yellow Rose’ series. I really enjoyed these books and ‘Pick Your Poison’ was the first. I can’t understand why Sweeney stopped writing about Abbey Rose, she has now moved on to the ‘Cat in … Continue reading

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Cosy October

October really is the month where cosies come into their own. Longer nights, long way to Christmas, and colder weather. It just begs for a cosy and it;s a good month. With chocolate, dogs and Murder She Wrote, I’m in … Continue reading

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I Just Can’t Escape Chocolate!

Well I’m on a diet. The only way I can be successful is to ban chocolate completely, I am an addict, if it’s in the house I can’t leave it alone. My family have sworn they won’t enable me and … Continue reading

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Classic Christie Covers Part 4.

Well I’m back on Christie covers and we’re heading into the 80’s. I decided to post some more today because I got my October cosy publishing list from Obsidian/Berkely yesterday. IIRC these days cosy covers are none too shabby, I … Continue reading

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