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    Hallowe'en Party by Agatha Christie

At a Hallowe’en party, Joyce – a hostile thirteen-year-old – boasts that she once witnessed a murder. When no-one believes her, she storms off home. But within hours her body is found, still in the house, drowned in an apple-bobbing tub. That night, Hercule Poirot is called in to find the evil presence. But first he must establish whether he is looking for a murderer or a double-murderer.

Year: 1969
Genre: Murder Mystery

    Five Decembers by James Kestrel

December 1941. America teeters on the brink of war, and in Honolulu, Hawaii, police detective Joe McGrady is assigned to investigate a homicide that will change his life forever. Because the trail of murder he uncovers will lead him across the Pacific, far from home and the woman he loves; and though the U.S. doesn't know it yet, a Japanese fleet is already steaming toward Pearl Harbor.

Year: 2021
Genre: Attack on Pearl HarborCrime FictionDetective FictionWhats NewWorld War II

    The Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club by Thomas McKelvey Cleaver

The Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club was the tongue-in-cheek nickname of the US Seventh Fleet that was stationed off the coast of Vietnam and this book tells the full story of the US Naval air campaign in the Vietnam War from 1965 to 1975.

Year: 2021
Genre: Vietnam War

 

 

Titles

Want ItGot ItRead ItYearTitle

1969Hallowe'en Party by Agatha Christie Murder Mystery, Hercule Poirot
2021Five Decembers by James Kestrel Crime Fiction, Detective Fiction, Whats New, World War II, Hawaii
2021The Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club by Thomas McKelvey Cleaver Vietnam War, Non-Fiction
Naval Aviation in the Vietnam War

 

 

 


 

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