1)The Raphael Affair by Iain Pears. Art history + art mystery
2)Galactic Diplomat by Keith Laumer. Science Fiction + humor
3)Darkness by Sam Siciliano. Vampires + Victorian England
4)Wild Thing by Ian Copeland. Memoirs + The Police
5)Skinny Dip by Carl Hiaasen. Murder + zaniness in South Florida
As you can see, I have very varied taste in reading material (or possibly no taste at all - a gourmand as opposed to a gourmet). Feel free to comment on how you liked any of the above books, or not.