Anne Perry knows what it takes to engage readers with a thrilling mystery and has been challenging fans of the genre with her multitude of characters for the past several decades. As an additional treat, she has been releasing a mystery inspired by the Christmas season for the past eight years, and A CHRISTMAS ODYSSEY is the latest in this series.
Having read all of her previous Christmas-inspired books, I have noticed a trend in their themes. The earlier novels featured more glimpses into the old British Christmas seasons and were rife with crackling fires and plum pudding galore. More recently, though, Perry has moved away from traditional holiday fare and delv