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Peril By Ponytail - Bad Hair Day Mysteries, #12

Nancy J. Cohen once again delivers a delightful cozy mystery with the latest escapades of Marla and her partner Dalton. Even a honeymoon doesn't stop these two from ferreting out a dangerous killer. Marla is a easy heroine to identify with,...

4 Stars

The Skeleton in the Closet - Southern Ghost Hunter Mysteries, #2

Another wonderful ghostly adventure with Verity and her sidekick, Frankie. This story has murder, mayhem and an ex that won’t take no for an answer. There is plenty of family drama and even a bit of romance as Verity with Frankie tries to f...

5 Stars

Berried Secrets - Cranberry Cove Mysteries, #1

Monica Albertson is a strong and loyal woman, with lots of spirit, who needs a fresh start. Her fiancé died and her restaurant folded. So, it was a good time leave Chicago, and move to Cranberry Cove, Michigan. There she could help her disa...

5 Stars
  • Author: Peg Cochran
  • Review by: Janean
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Chalk Lines & Lipstick - Maren Colepepper Mysteries, #1

Ophelia London introduces fabulous new sleuth with this fun adventure. Maren CoIepepper kept me giggling throughout this story and I couldn't wait to see just what would happen next. The fact that she seemed to be a bit of a klutz was the o...

4 Stars

The Scam - A Fox and O'Hare Novel, #4

This is another interesting adventure with Nicolas Fox and Kate O’Hare. As usual, there is plenty of thrills, adventure and questionable law enforcement. Kate’s dad ends up playing an initial role in a scam to scam a scammer. They also have...

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  • Authors: Janet Evanovich, Lee Goldberg
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Bantam

Faux Pas - Paws & Pose Pet Mysteries

While Elle Pressley, a doggie-yoga instructor, holds her class, the unthinkable happens not too far from her classroom. One of her yoga clients is killed and everyone is suspect until further notice. Nothing ever has happened like this befo...

4 Stars

Murder in the Paperback Parlor - A Book Retreat Mystery, #2

Jane Steward is a widow and loving mother to twin boys, Fitzgerald and Hemingway A.K.A. Fitz and Hem. She is the manager of an enchanting estate in western Virginia. Storyton Hall is a book lover’s delight! It has many libraries and thousan...

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  • Author: Ellery Adams
  • Review by: Janean
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Malice at the Palace - A Royal Spyness Mystery, #9

"Malice at the Palace" is a wonderful historical romance murder. Ms Bowen does an outstanding job linking the history surrounding the Fall of 1934. She describes the modes of travel melding into London as well as the preliminary political s...

4 Stars

Fudging the Books - A Cookbook Nook Mystery, #4

Warning: this novel comes complete with great scenarios where food (especially chocolate) is featured. It was witty, humorous at times, and yet, deadly serious whenever Chocolate was mentioned! The cat scenes were cute. This book has all th...

4 Stars

Crushed Velvet - A Material Witness Mystery, #2

A zany book with funny moments providing tons of fabric information! One of the best books where character development is not assumed but proven from the get go. The characters in "Crushed Velvet" learn, grow and change as the book progress...

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Revenge of the Chili Queens - A Chili Cook-off Mystery, #3

There is a lot going on in "Revenge of the Chili Queens" besides the heat! Kylie Logan serves up one hot novel set in San Antonio, Texas in July! Not only is the action spicy, but Ms. Logan anticipates the heat by creating wonderful charact...

4 Stars

If Onions Could Spring Leeks - Country Cooking School Mystery, #5

This novel delves in deep and fast in the beginning and gets faster as time goes on. Ms. Shelton did a great job with "If Onions Could Spring Leeks"; so outstanding was her novel, this reader was able to quickly assimilate the history from...

4 Stars

Black Cat Crossing - A Bad Luck Cat Mystery, #1

Sabrina Tate returns to Lavender Texas to help her aunt manage her vacation rental business and to finish that novel she’s started. She can’t quite believe rumors that a local stray black cat is a jinx, though – until the cat leads her to a...

4 Stars

A Geek Girl's Guide to Murder - The Geek Girl Mysteries, #1

Julie Anne Lindsey introduces a fabulously, fashionable and fun sleuth in this marvelous mystery. Mia Connors is Geek Chic and I for one love her! She's smart and a little unsure and I want to be her new best friend. I love how she interact...

5 Stars

Cat in a Zebra Zoot Suit - The Midnight Louie Mysteries, #27

America’s favorite furry feline detective, Midnight Louie, returns in his twenty-seventh adventure! The usual cast of characters are back, and while Temple Barr is happily planning her wedding to ex-priest Matt Devine, her ex-boyfriend, mag...

5 Stars

Threads of Evidence - A Mainely Needlepoint Mystery, #2

Threads of Evidence is the second offering in the “Mainely Needlepoint” mystery series by Lea Wait. Angie Curtis is back with the Mainely Needlepointers, and this time out they’re speculating about a crumbling Victorian mansion known as “Au...

4 Stars

A Study in Death - A Lady Darby Mystery

A STUDY IN DEATH is the first of Anna Lee Huber’s Lady Darby mysteries I’ve read, and now I cannot wait to get my hands on the first three books in the series. A STUDY IN DEATH is everything I crave in a historical mystery. It features an i...

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For the Love of Mike - Molly Murphy Mysteries, #3

“For the Love of Mike” by Rhys Bowen is a Molly Murphy Mystery. This is the third book in the series and I really wish I had started with the first one. Although this is a stand-alone book, I would like to have read about Molly before. She...

4 Stars

No Comfort for the Lost - A Mystery of Old San Francisco, #1

No Comfort for the Lost is a novel about post-Civil War San Francisco and the Chinese immigrant situation. Chinese girls’ parents were paid a certain amount so that those girls could come to America. However, once they were on U.S. soil, th...

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  • Author: Nancy Herriman
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

Hangman's Game - A Nick Gallow Mystery

Nick Gallow dreamed of being a quarterback for the NFL. A college injury changes his dream and when the story starts he's been a punter for five years for the Philadelphia Sentinels. Nick isn't exactly happy but he's getting by. When he wit...

4 Stars

Ripped From the Pages - A Bibliophile Mystery, #9

Ripped From the Pages by Kate Carlisle is part of the A Bibliophile Mystery series. Brooklyn Wainwright is an expert in book-restoration. She has decided to go back to her parents' house in Northern California for a little while. They are e...

4 Stars

Purl Up and Die - A Knitting Mystery, #13

"Purl Up and Die" is the newest book in the A Knitting Mystery series by Maggie Seton. This is book thirteen. In this book Kelly Flynn and her boyfriend, Steve, have just started their summer in Fort Connor, Colorado. She has also been tryi...

3 Stars

Book Clubbed - A Booktown Mystery, #8

"Book Clubbed" is part of the "A Booktown Mystery" series by Lorna Barrett. A bookcase has fallen down and killed Betsy Dittmeyer who is a receptionist for the Chamber of Commerce. When her will is read there are even more hidden mysteries...

4 Stars

Seven Threadly Sins - A Threadville Mystery, #5

Seven Threadly Sins is a cozy mystery with a sewing theme. A tapestry can be ruined with one stitch just as easily as a life can be ruined with one statement. I like a book that proves me wrong on who the killer is, and this book did that m...

5 Stars

The Melody Lingers On

I have enjoyed reading the works of Mary Higgins Clark for many years. With thirty-five novels under her belt she has certainly earned the title of “Queen of Suspense”. However, this latest release is not the best representation of that mon...

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The Other Side of Midnight

Atmospheric, romantic, suspenseful, and filled with supernatural detail that is sometimes spine chilling...this historical mystery has it all. Ellie Winter is a psychic medium who is so real she jumps off the page. Flawed, slightly broken,...

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  • Author: Simone St. James
  • Review by: Roxanne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, Supernatural, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Grace Cries Uncle - A Manor House Mystery, #6

I loved Grace Cries Uncle from the moment I opened the book! Grace is the curator and manager of Marshfield Manor in Emberstowne. A group of antique collectors have just arrived for a convention. Marshfield Manor is owned by a millionaire n...

4 Stars

Butter Off Dead - Food Lovers' Village, #3

Leslie Ann Budewitz has a way of painting pictures that hooked me from the start. The Bijou is a small town theater that will be the destination for Jewel Bay's Food Lovers' Film Festival. From the theater sign encrusted with faux gems to t...

4 Stars

Picture Them Dead - A Family History Mystery

Picture Them Dead -A Family History Mystery is a cozy mystery with just a tiny, tiny touch of paranormal elements. (One character is a bit psychic). I haven't read the other books in the series but each seems to work as a standalone so noth...

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Hooked on Ewe - A Scottish Highlands Mystery, #2

Aspiring romance novelist Eden Elliott has already spent three of her six months on a work visa in Glenkillen Scotland. Right now, she’s awaiting word from her best friend and published author, Ami Pederson, to see if her work in progress i...

5 Stars

Dead Men Don't Eat Cookies - A Cookie Cutter Shop Mystery, #6

I've always loved baking and I truly enjoy being able to combine my love of baking with a good mystery. The author drew me in immediately with her description of baking and frosting cookies. Her description of the kitchen was so real I coul...

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Dead On Arrival - A Malia Fern Mystery

Kym Roberts transports readers to the lovely island of Kaua'i with her sassy suspense. Malia Fern is a fun new amateur sleuth in the cozy world and she is a breath of fresh tropical air. She's young, vibrant and a typical free spirit. She i...

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Catnapped! - A Dead-End Job Mystery, #13

Ms. Viets again masters the art of a suspenseful and, at times, comedic justice whenever Helen gets a job. The neurosis of owning a cat plays out spectacularly in Florida with the two-prong approach of solving the crime of catnapping (no sl...

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  • Author: Elaine Viets
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Yarn Over Murder - A Knitting Mystery, #12

This is a well-knitted story from start to finish! Ms. Sefton knows her crafts and shows all to good advantage. Highly descriptive passages illustrate the characters' tensions of waiting out the fires in shelters as well as the relief of co...

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  • Author: Maggie Sefton
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Berkley

Privy to the Dead - A Museum Mystery, #6

This is a delightful novel from the dialogue to the various scenarios, colorful characters, and the behind-the-scene views of museum maintenance and upkeep. This is one story where going to the museum is not so much dull as it is deadly. Ne...

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Dream a Little Scream - A Dream Club Mystery, #2

Mary Kennedy brings us the second instalment in her Dream Club mystery series. This time out, it’s the sudden death of a celebrity chef who was tagged for an impromptu book signing at Taylor and Ali’s retro candy store. When the author drop...

4 Stars

Better Homes and Corpses - Hamptons Home & Garden Mystery, #1

Recovering from a bad breakup with her fiancé, Meg Barrett leaves her job on a home and garden magazine and relocated to Montauk to start her own interior design business. While visiting the home of her old college roomie, she finds out sai...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kathleen Bridge
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Debut Title
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Dish Best Served Cold - An Italian Kitchen Mystery, #3

Rosie Genova once again takes us to the Jersey shore with the third instalment in the Italian Kitchen mystery series, A DISH BEST SERVED COLD. This time, Victoria Rienzi and family are cooking up a storm at the Casa Lido for the restaurant’...

5 Stars
  • Author: Rosie Genova
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

A Fatal Chapter - A Booktown Mystery, #9

In “A Fatal Chapter” by Lorna Barrett, Tricia Miles is trying to put her life back together after a fire destroyed her beloved mystery book store. Currently helping out at the Stoneham Chamber and living above it in a temporary apartment, T...

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  • Author: Lorna Barrett
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Fold

This is a terrific story that may remind sci fi/fantasy fans of Stargate. However, it won’t take long before you realize that this is definitely not Stargate and this is definitely a book you won’t want to put down. Strange twists and turns...

5 Stars

Bodice of Evidence - Perfect Proposals Mystery, #2

It seems odd to call a book with a murder mystery at its center a fun and amusing read, but that’s exactly what Nancy J. Parra’s BODICE OF EVIDENCE is, and it’s exactly why the book succeeds so well as a cozy mystery. Although a murder kick...

4 Stars

Cracks in the Cobblestone

Susan E. Sagarra immerses her readers in a tragic, historical mystery. Amelia Thornton and Meghan Murphy are two fascinating heroines both intelligent, driven and determined and watching them interact with the quirky characters in Tirtmansi...

3 Stars

Violent Departures - Rocky Bluff P.D., #11

F.M. Meredith delves deep into the personal and professional lives of the members of the Rocky Bluff Police Department in this fabulous mystery. There is so much going on in this story and the author just weaves in layer upon layer of intri...

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Death of a Chocolate Cheater - A Food Festival Mystery, #2

I picked up this book to read because of its title, Death of a Chocolate Cheater, due to the fact I love chocolate and also because when I looked at the back pages in it I found some chocolate recipes to try. When I finished reading this bo...

5 Stars
  • Author: Penny Pike
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

The Tournament

As a fan of anything about English history, especially Elizabeth Tudor, I was excited to pick up this book taking place in 1546. Matthew Reilly’s book imagines a trip to Constantinople by Elizabeth with her tutor, Roger Ascham, to witness a...

4 Stars

Murder on the Bucket List - A Bucket List Mystery

Francine, Charlotte, Alice, Joy, and Mary Ruth are members of the Summer Ridge Bridge Club in Brownsburg, Indiana. They are all in their 70’s and are helping each other check off items on their bucket lists. When late one night, around Alic...

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Caught Read-Handed - Read Em and Eat Mystery, #2

Terrie Moran brings us her second in her “Read ‘em and Eat ‘em series”. Sassy Cabot visits her local library with donations for a fundraising sale, and witnesses an argument between a patron and Tanya, a new volunteer with a reputation for...

4 Stars

Peaches and Scream - A Georgia Peach Mystery, #1

In the first in a new series, Nola Mae Harper has returned to her hometown to help run the family peach farm. Not only does she have to worry about the town gossips spreading rumors about her reputation (apparently she was a wild child back...

4 Stars

Death Under Glass - A Stained-Glass Mystery, #2

The second in the Stained Glass mystery series once again brings us Georgia Kelly, a likeable heroine. Georgia’s stained glass business hasn’t exactly taken off as yet, so she’s thrilled when her best friend Carrie gets her a job creating a...

4 Stars

Sense of Deception - A Psychic Eye Mystery, #13

Psychic detective Abby Cooper is back in the 13th instalment of Victoria Laurie’s bestselling psychic eye series. This time a ticked-off judge has tossed Abby in the slammer for contempt of court, and during her brief but unpleasant stay sh...

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  • Author: Victoria Laurie
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

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