It took me ten days to finish "Death on the Nile" ... TEN DAYS! Definitely not my finest hour. But I read parts of it while being in Italy, so it´s going to be my "Read on vacation" book.


1. A book by a dead author - Jamaica Inn by Daphne DuMaurier

2. YA or children´s title - Ares: Bringer of Death by George O´Connor

3. A blast from the past: historical fiction - Jane Steele by Lindsay Faye

4. Mystery and suspence - Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

5. Adapted for the big screen - High Fidelity by Nick Hornby

6. Read in a boat, tent or cabin - The Sign of Four by Arthur Conan Doyle

7. Beach, sand or sun on the cover - Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

8. A book bust or bummer - The Virgin Suicides by Jeffrey Eugenides and The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah

9. New to you author - The Vegetarian by Han Kang

10. Travel: planes, trains or road trips - Where´d you go, Bernadette by Maria Sample

11. Comic book or graphic novel - Pretty Deadly by Kelly Sue DeConnick

12. Fantasy - Assassin´s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

13. Space Opera or other SciFi - The Martian by Andy Weir

14. First book of a new series - The Aeronaut´s Windlass by Jim Butcher

15. Comfort read - The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie

16. Favorite reread - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

17. Read on vacation - Death on the Nile by Agatha Christie