Career of Mystery

I really enjoyed all of the Robert Galbraith, aka J.K. Rowling, mystery novels. My favourite of the three was the last one, Career of Evil. I felt Rowling honed how to write a mystery and the main characters' development was strong. All of the endings have surprised me, especially the ending of The Silkworm. I was kept …

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“There are no good men among the living, and no bad ones among the dead” – Book Review

Top Taliban leaders actually tried to surrender within months of the US invasion, renouncing all political activity and submitting to the new government. Effectively, the Taliban ceased to exist—yet the Americans were unwilling to accept such a turnaround. Instead, driven by false intelligence from their allies and an unyielding mandate to fight terrorism, American forces …

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1935 coin

Earlier this week at home I found a 1935 coin with Palestine written in Arabic, Hebrew and English on one side, and Fifty Mils on the other, in near perfect condition mixed in among Canadian coins. A quick eBay search tells me this coin is being auctioned from $19-$350, but I'm keeping this one forever.