Saturday, October 23, 2021

Mount TBR 2022: My Sign-Up

 


Once again, I plan to concentrate on reading primarily from my own books in the coming year. In 2021 I actually planted a flag on Mount Olympus...but my declared goal will remain Mount Everest with a dream goal of Olympus. Please join me in knocking out some of those books that have been waiting for attention for weeks...months...even years.

1. Fadeaway Girl by Martha Grimes [on TBR since 5/26/12] (1/2/22)
2. The Case of the Famished Parson by George Bellairs [on TBR since 10/10/19] (1/2/22)
3. The Price of the Phoenix by Sondra Marshak & Myrna Culbreath [on TBR since 1980s] (1/4/22
4. Easy to Kill by Agatha Christie [on TBR since 9/11/94] (1/7/22)
5. Bodies from the Library 2 by Tony Medawar (ed) [on TBR since 5/10/20] (1/13/22)
6. Best "Thinking Machine" Detective Stories by Jacques Futrelle [on TBR since 9/28/12] (1/16/22)
7. What, Me, Mr. Mosley? by John Greenwood [on TBR since 3/13/10] (1/17/22)
8. The Ruby Raven by Michael Dahl [on TBR since 7/1/16] (1/19/22)
9. Witness for the Prosecution by Agatha Christie [on TBR since 11/22/15] (1/21/22)
10. Deathblow Hill by Phoebe Atwood Taylor [on TBR since 3/9/13] (1/21/22)
11. Star Trek: Voyage to Adventure by Michael J. Dodge [on TBR since 1984] (1/22/22)
12. Eight Perfect Murders by Peter Swanson [on TBR since 2/23/21] (1/23/22)
Pike's Peak!
13. And Soon I'll Come to Kill You by Susan Kelly [on TBR since 5/12/12] (1/23/22)
14. The Green Island Mystery by Betsy Allen [on TBR since 3/9/18] (1/24/22)
15. The Pocket Book of Popular Verse by Ted Malone (ed) [on TBR since 10/3/14] (1/27/22)
16. An Old Betrayal by Charles Finch [on TBR since 6/4/15] (1/29/22)
17. Cut to the Quick by Kate Ross [on TBR since 1994] (1/31/22)
18. Leonard: My Fifty-Year Friendship with a Remarkable Man by William Shatner [on TBR since 8/1/19] (2/4/22]
19. The Egyptologist by Arthur Phillips [on TBR since 10/1/10] (2/6/22)
20. Midnight Sailing by Lawrence G. Blochman [on TBR since 7/1/18] (2/8/22)
21. This Club Frowns on Murder by Albert Borowitz [on TBR since 10/4/13] (2/10/22)
22. Death Walks in Marble Halls by Lawrence G. Blochman [on TBR since 4/30/20] (2/11/22)
23. The Murder Who Wanted More by Baynard Kendrick [on TBR since 4/20/20] (2/11/22)
24. The Murder Game by Steve Allen [on TBR since 9/3/11] (2/12/22)
Mount Blanc!!
25. The Golden Box by Frances Crane [on TBR since 7/7/15] (2/14/22)
26. He'd Rather Be Dead by George Bellairs [on TBR since 6/1/21] (2/15/22)
27. Sad Cypress by Agatha Christie [on TBR since 10/23/10] (2/16/22)
28. Death Stops the Frolic by George Bellairs [on TBR since 6/1/21] (2/18/22)
29. Clutch of Constables by Ngaio Marsh [on TBR since 7/1/17[ (2/20/22)
30. Midsummer Nightmare by Christopher Hale [on TBR since 10/28/17] (2/21/22)
31. Portrait of a Dead Heiress by Thomas B. Dewey [on TBR since 11/13/21] (2/22/22)
32. The Five Red Herrings by Dorothy L. Sayers [on TBR since at least 2011] (2/24/22)
33. Surfeit of Suspects by George Bellairs [on TBR since 11/17/20] (2/24/22)
34. The Dishonest Murderer by Frances & Richard Lockridge [on TBR since at least 2011] (2/25/22)
35. Murder Begins at Home by Delano Ames [on TBR since 10/4/13] (2/26/22)
36. A Broken Vessel by Kate Ross [on TBR since 1996] (2/27/22)
Mt. Vancouver!!!
37. The Ghost Finders by Adam McOmber [on TBR since 12/25/21] (3/2/22)
38. The Corpse with the Grimy Glove by R. A. J. Walling [on TBR since 7/8/16] (3/5/22)
39. Death Treads Softly by George Bellairs [on TBR since 9/14/19] (3/7/22)
40. The Laws of Murder by Charles Finch [on TBR since 11/17/14] (3/9/22)
41. Home by Nightfall by Charles Finch [on TBR since 7/13/19] (3/11/22)
42. Murder Roundabout by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since at least 2011] (3/12/22)
43. The Devil in Music by Kate Ross [on TBR since 1997] (3/13/22)
44. The Mystery of the Talking Skull by Robert Arthur [on TBR since 6/20/19] (3/15/22)
45. Inspector's Holiday by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since 8/6/11] (3/15/22)
46. The Man in the Moonlight by Helen McCloy [on TBR since 12/25/17] (3/16/22)
47. The Castle Island Case by F. Van Wyck Mason [on TBR since 8/4/16] (3/20/22)
48. With Option to Die by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since 3/21/09]  (3/22/22)
Mt. Ararat!!!!
49. The Cat Saw Murder by D. B. Olsen (Dolores Hitchens) [on TBR since12/25/19] (3/25/22)
50. Murder for Art's Sake by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since at least 2011] (3/26/22)
51. A Plate of Red Herrings by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since 3/12/16] (3/28/22)
52. The Inheritance by Charles Finch [on TBR since 2/1/19] (3/30/22)
53. The Mystery of the Stuttering Parrot by Robert Arthur [on TBR since 7/13/19] (3/30/22)
54. The Sunburned Corpse by Adam Knight [on TBR since 7/21/20] (4/4/22)
55. The Lodger by Marie Belloc Lowndes [on TBR since at least 2011] (4/6/22)
56. Always Lock Your Bedroom Door by Roy Winsor [on TBR since 10/3/14] (4/10/22)
57. The Body in the Fog by Cora Harrison [on TBR since 1/19/19] (4/10/22)
58. Death & the Professor by E. & M. A. Radford [on TBR since 6/1/22] (4/12/22)
59. Evan's Gate by Rhys Bowen [on TBR since 10/10/10] (4/13/22)
60. Nancy Drew Ghost Stories [on TBR since 1983--but a reread] (4/15/22)
Mt. Kilimanjaro!!!!!
61. Luck Be a Lady, Don't Die by Robert J. Randisi [on TBR since 6/9/16] (4/16/22)
62. Brand Spanking New Day by Berkeley Breathed [on TBR since 12/25/20] (4/16/22)
63. Take Two at Bedtime by Margery Allingham [on TBR since 10/9/15] (4/17/22)
64. Only Yesterday by Frederick Lewis Allen [on TBR since 10/4/18] (4/21/22)
65. The Black Mountain by Rex Stout [on TBR since 8/6/16] (4/23/22)
66. Lieutenant Pascal's Tastes in Homicides by Hugh Pentecost [on TBR since 10/28/17] (4/25/22)
67. Dead Little Rich Girl by Norbert Davis [on TBR since 5/31/16] (4/26/22)
68. The Case of the Sapphire Brooch by Christopher Bush [on TBR since 12/24/18] (4/30/22)
69. Raisins and Almonds by Kerry Greenwood [on TBR since 12/25/11] (4/30/22)
70. Flying Too High by Kerry Greenwood [on TBR since 11/28/20] (5/2/22)
71. The Vanishing Thief by Kate Parker [on TBR since 2/9/17] (5/5/22)
72. Parcels for Inspector West  by John Creasey [on TBR since 10/4/18] (5/7/22)
73. The Parchment Key  by Stanley Hopkins Jr. [on TBR since 12/31/21] (5/9/22)
74. Killer Loose! by Genevieve Holden [on TBR since 12/31/21] (5/11/22)
75. Lock 14 by Georges Simenon [on TBR since 4/8/16] (5/14/22)
El Toro!!!!!!
76. Going Public by David Westheimer [on TBR since 9/21/13] (5/16/22)
77. Reliquary by Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child [on TBR since 12/2/12] (5/19/22)
78. The Body That Wasn't Uncle by George Worthing Yates [on TBR since 5/10/21] (5/23/22)
79. The Corbin Necklace by Henry Kitchell Webster [on TBR since 1/5/13] (5/25/22)
80. Murder Down Under by Arthur W. Upfield [on TBR since 9/30/11] (5/28/22)
81. The Clue in the Crumbling Wall by Carolyn Keene [on TBR since 10/28/17--this edition] (5/29/22)
82. The Tears of the Singers by Melinda Snodgrass [on TBR since 1984] (5/30/22)
83. Death Among the Sunbathers by E. R. Punshon [on TBR since 4/9/21] (6/3/22)
84. Bullets for Macbeth by Marvin Kaye [on TBR since 1/16/16] (6/5/22)
85. All Hallows' Evil by Valerie Wolzien [on TBR since 10/5/18] (6/7/22)
86. The Trouble with Tribbles by David Gerrold [on TBR since at least 2011--not logged properly] (6/8/22)
87. Trixie Belden & the Black Jacket Mystery by Kathryn Kenny [on TBR since 7/29/17] (6/8/22)
88. Give the Little Corpse a Great Big Hand by George Bagby [on TBR since 10/5/17] (6/14/22)
89. Murder Gone Minoan by Clyde B. Clason [on TBR since 10/4/13] (6/17/22)
90. Alfred Hitchcock Presents: A Month of Mystery as edited by Alfred Hitchcock [on TBR since 9/21/18] (6/20/22)
91. John Smith Hears Death Walking by Wyatt Blassingame [on TBR since 5/29/20] (6/21/22)
92. The Golden Man by Frances & Richard Lockridge [on TBR since 9/8/20] (6/22/22)
93. The Queen & the Corpse by Max Murray [on TBR since 12/25/20] (6/24/22)
94. The White Elephant Mystery by Ellery Queen, Jr. [on TBR since 6/2/21] (6/25/22)
95. The Secret of the Golden Pavilion by Carolyn Keen [on TBR since 7/28/17] (6/26/22)
96. The Scarlet Slipper Mystery by Carolyn Keene [on TBR since 6/1/18] (6/27/22)
97. Hans Brinker by Mary Mapes Dodge [on TBR since about 1977] (6/29/22)
98. The Nine Billion Names of God by Arthur C. Clarke [on TBR since about 1983] (7/2/22)
99. Paperbacks, U.S.A. by Piet Schreuders [on TBR since 7/1/18] (7/3/22)
100. Seven Tears for Apollo by Phyllis A. Whitney [on TBR since 10/5/18] (7/4/22)
Mount Everest!!!!!! Commitment met. Still Reading!
101. The Body in the Vestibule by Katherine Hall Page [on TBR since 10/1/10] (7/6/22)
102. Voyage into Violence by Frances & Richard Lockridge [on TBR since at least 2011] (7/9/22)
103. The Woman in the Water by Charles Finch [on TBR since 10/2/21] (7/10/22]
104. Murder Off the Books by Evelyn David [on TBR since 4/2/15] (7/13/22)
105. Mycroft Holmes by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Anna Waterhouse [on TBR since 11/1/20] (7/16/22)
106. The Suspect by L. R. Wright [on TBR since 11/27/10] (7/18/22)
107. The Case of the Gilded Lily by Erle Stanley Gardner [on TBR since 9/28/12] (7/19/22)
108. Secret of the White Rose by Stefanie Pintoff [on TBR since 9/6/14] (7/20/22)
109. And Left for Dead by Frances & Richard Lockridge [on TBR since 9/28/12] (7/21/22)
110. Stories Not for the Nervous as by Alfred Hitchcock (Robert Arthur, ed) [on TBR since 7/9/14] (7/22/22)
111. Striding Folly by Dorothy L. Sayers [on TBR since 12/5/19] (7/23/22)
112. Crossword Mystery by E. R. Punshon [on TBR since 4/9/21] (7/26/22)
113. Badenheim 1939 by Aharon Appelfeld [on TBR since 9/9/16] (7/27/22)
114. Experiment with Death by E. X. Ferrars [on TBR since 3/28/15] (7/29/22)
115. Death in a Sunny Place by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since 9/8/20] (7/30/22)
116. Not I, Said the Sparrow by Richard Lockridge [on TBR since at least 2011, not logged properly] (7/31/22)
117. A Question of Death by Kerry Greenwood [on TBR since 8/9/19] (8/4/22)
118. The Long Skeleton by Frances & Richard Lockridge [on TBR since at least 2011] (8/5/22)
119. The Bad Quarto by Jill Paton Walsh [on TBR since 6/10/18] (8/10/22)
120. The Abrus Necklace Mystery by Elizabeth Seibert [on TBR since 7/1/18] (8/11/22)
121. The World's 100 Best Detective Stories Vol. 6 by Eugene Thwing, ed. [on TBR since 10/25/14] (8/13/22)
122. Slow Dancing with the Angel of Death by Helen Chappell [on TBR since 12/20/10] (8/14/22)
123. X Marks the Spot by Lee Thayer [on TBR since 5/13/19] (8/18/22)
124. Four Days' Wonder by A. A. Milne [on TBR since 12/25/17] (8/20/22)
125. The Coffin Trail by Martin Edwards [on TBR 1/4/21] (8/21/22)
126. Dead Man's Gift by Zelda Popkin [on TBR since 7/2/15] (8/24/22)
127. Kill the Butler! by Michael Kenyon [on TBR since 3/29/19] (8/26/22)
128. Treachery in the Yard by Adimchinma Ibe [on TBR since 9/6/14] (8/27/22)
129. You Only Hang Once by H. W. Roden [on TBR since 1/8/21] (8/30/22)
130. Six Deadly Dames by Frederick Nebel [on TBR since 7/5/19] (9/2/22)
131. A Scream in Soho by John G. Brandon [on TBR since 12/25/19] (9/3/22)
132. Murder by Matchlight by E. C. R. Lorac [on TBR since 7/14/21] (9/5/22)
133. The Corpse on the Hearth by Harry Lang [on TBR since 7/14/21] (9/5/22)
134. The Uninvited Corpse by Michael Underwood [on TBR since 10/14/21] (9/6/22)
135. Murder at the Pageant by Victor L. Whitechurch [on TBR since 6/26/12] (9/10/22)
136. The Entropy Effect by Vonda N. McIntyre [on TBR since 12/25/81] (9/10/22)
137. The World's Best 100 Detective Stories by Eugene Thwing (ed) [on TBR since 10/25/14] (9/12/22)
138. Zanzibar Intrigue by F. Van Wyck Mason [on TBR since 12/29/19] (9/15/22)
139. Read & Buried by Erika Chase [on TBR since 12/18/14] (9/15/22)
140. Star Trek: The New Voyages by Sondra Marshak & Myrna Culbreath (eds) [on TBR since 1982] (9/17/22)
141. Death Comes as the End by Agatha Christie [on TBR since 10/17/13] (9/18/22)
142. The Witch Tree Symbol by Carolyn Keene [on TBR since 10/6/16] (9/19/22)
143. Goodbye, Nanny Gray by Susannah Stacey [on TBR since 7/1/17] (9/22/22)
144. N or M? by Agatha Christie [on TBR since 10/12/12] (9/24/22)
145. Five Little Pigs by Agatha Christie [on TBR since 7/2/16] (9/25/22)
146. The Witches' Bridge by Barbee Oliver Carleton [on TBR since 9/13/19] (10/2/22)
147. The Ghost in the Gallery by Carolyn Keene [on TBR since 1979] (10/6/22)
148. The Mystery of the Whispering Mummy by Robert Arthur [on TBR since 5/12/18] (10/6/22)
149. Susanna, Don't You Cry by Mary Plum [on TBR since 7/14/21] (10/7/22)
150. Welcome Death by Glyn Daniel [on TBR since 12/25/12] (10/9/22)
Mount Olympus!!!!!!!!
151. Mickey Mouse: Adventure in Outer Space by George E. Davie [on TBR since 10/3/19] (10/10/22)
152. To Spite Her Face by Hildegarde Dolson [on TBR since 11/13/21] (10/14/22)
153. The Curse of the Fleers by Basil Cooper [on TBR since 6/12/20] (10/17/22)
154. Challenge for Three by David Garth [on TBR since 12/24/19] (10/22/22)
155. The Worm of Death by Nicholas Blake [on TBR since at least 2011] (10/28/22)
156. The Widow's Cruise by Nicholas Blake [on TBR since at least 2011] (10/28/22)
157. End of Chapter by Nicholas Blake [on TBR since at least 2011] (10/30/22)
158. The Old Dark House by J. B. Priestley [on TBR since 7/26/14] (11/1/22)
159. The 10:30 from Marseilles by Sebastien Japrisot [on TBR since 9/28/12] (11/5/22)
160. The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding by Agatha Christie [on TBR since at least 2011] (11/8/22)
161. Down Among the Dead Men by Stewart Sterling [on TBR since 3/24/17] (11/10/22)
162. Streaked with Crimson by Charles J. Dutton [on TBR since 2/13/21] (11/12/22)
163. The Man from Beijing by Henning Mankell [on TBR since 10/1913] (11/13/22)
164. The King Is Dead by Ellery Queen [on TBR since 12/25/15] (11/17/22)
165. No More Dying Then by Ruth Rendell [on TBR since 3/17/11] (11/18/22)
166. The Old English Peep Show by Peter Dickinson [on TBR since 8/15/21] (11/21/22)
167. The Longer the Thread by Emma Lathen [on TBR since 4/14/18] (11/25/22)
168. Murder in Black Tie by Sara Rosett [on TBR since 10/14/21] (11/26/22)
169. Wrapped Up in Crosswords by Nero Blanc [on TBR since 12/6/18] (11/27/22)
170.