A reader who’ll try anything once, including bad books in search of good ones. Eclectic as her tastes are, she tends to gravitate to historical romances, realistic contemporaries, and some fantasy novels.
The Complete Sherlock Holmes (The Heirloom Collection)
Bill & Martin Greenberg (eds.), Ian Fleming, Leslie Charteris, John D. MacDonald, W. Somerset Maugham, Peter O'Donnell, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Erle Stanley Gardner, John Jakes, Edward D. Hoch, Cornell Woolrich, William E. Barrett, Bruce Cassiday, Mic
""'I've only got one leg.'
'Don't be silly...'
I'm not being silly... it got blown off in Afghanistan.'
'Poor baby...' she whispered. 'I'll rub it better.'
'Yeah — that's not my leg... It's helping though.'""
page 348, The Cuckoo's Calling by Robert Galbraith (aka J.K. Rowling)