It was with slight misgivings that I started reading Blood Work again. I had read it after the movie based on this book was released. I wasn’t that impressed with Clint Eastwood’s interpretation of Terry McCaleb, but there was something about the plot that was stirring. Clint Eastwood’s portrayal of someone who had a heart transplant boiled down to him rubbing his chest a lot, where the scar would have been.
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This is a brilliant re-imagination of the classic Sir Arthur Conan Doyle classic, A Study in Scarlet. Sherlock Holmes, portrayed by Benedict Cumberbatch, is manic, egotistical, brilliant, and loves texting for some reason.
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I found this a wonderful story about how an architect took it upon himself to build a scavenger hunt into one of his client’s apartments, all without telling them. It would have been really interesting if this missive was received after the architect’s demise or 20 years later. Mysteries are always fun. (via kottke)