Staff Pick: Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

Posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by shoshanalibrarian

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Series 1 Always a sucker for a good period piece, recently I've been binge-watching Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries. Phryne (pronounced Fry-nee) Fisher is a well-to-do lady detective living in Melbourne, Australia, in the 1920s. Somewhat improbably, she manages to be connected to, or in the vicinity of, what seems like every murder in Melbourne. I for one am willing to suspend my disbelief, because Phryne is such . . . more »