Tag Archives: crime

MRU10: Crime and Mystery for Christmas

“Free Radicals” (2008) by Alice Munro (Canada) A widow faces a killer in her house. “Night Stand” (2009) by Daniel Woodrell (US) A war veteran kills a young intruder. “The Hand You’re Dealt” (1997) by Robert J. Sawyer (Canada) A … Continue reading

Posted in mru | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MRU6: A Hard Boiled Summer

“A Haunted House” from the collection A Haunted House and Other Short Stories (1944) by Virginia Woolf (UK) A dreamer encounters a ghostly couple. Story: http://www.world-english.org/woolf_haunted_house.htm “Alma”(2007) by Junot Diaz (Dominican Republic/US) Portrait of a short-lived New York relationship. Story: … Continue reading

Posted in mru | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment