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Brownies and Broomsticks - A Magical Bakery Mystery, #1

Ms. Cates has written a wonderful little cozy book that shows how friends and family can work together to help the family out. Savannah is on Katie Lightfoot's next and final stop. She hopes to work with her culinary skills at her aunt and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Bailey Cates
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Signet

Death of a Chocoholic - Hayley Powell Mystery, #4

Hayley is a cocktails and food columnist. When she fails again at love she decides that she is craving chocolates. What she really wants is a box from Bessie Winthrop, but she has just been found dead. While a heart attack is suspected to b...

4 Stars

Shades of Earl Grey - A Tea Shop Mystery, #3

Shades of Earl Grey by Laura Childs is one of the books in the every expanding Tea Shop Mysteries. This comes in at book number three. It’s a fun mystery that will have readers getting the rest of the series books. In this installment, Theo...

4 Stars

Stirring the Plot - A Cookbook Nook Mystery, #3

Every year Crystal Cove in California makes Halloween a huge deal. They always have a fund raising group called the Winsome Witches help to make the event better. Jenna Hart has made The Cookbook Nook part of the fun. The only problem now i...

4 Stars

Accused - A Rosato & Associates Novel

Mary Dinuzio has just been promoted to partner when in walks a thirteen year old looking to hire the firm to find out who killed her sister six years prior. A young man was arrested for it and is in prison but the girl does not believe he d...

3 Stars

The Darkest Hour

Have you ever wondered what it would have been like if the Nazis had won the Second World War? What if they had invaded England and continued their reign of terror, especially focusing on the Jewish population? “The Darkest Hour” by Tony Sc...

4 Stars

The Secret Place - Dublin Murder Squad

What a stellar story! Ms. French packs a wealth of antics sure to drive any armature sleuth up the wall. She captures the reader’s attention almost instantly with the verve of a teenager’s angst and superiority of intelligence. This book ma...

5 Stars

Deadly Ruse - A Mac McClellan Mystery, #2

It’s time to stay up late and get sucked into book two in the Mac McClellan Mysteries series. Kate Bell's former boyfriend, Wes Harrison supposedly perished twelve years ago. It was a boating accident. Now she’s Mac's girlfriend. Kate think...

5 Stars

By Cook or by Crook - A Five-Ingredient Mystery, #1

Val Deniston is haunted by the car accident that ended her career as a cookbook publicist, so she’s traded in New York and returned to her roots near the Chesapeake Bay. A “home cook” herself, Val gets a job managing the Cool Down Café at t...

4 Stars

Black Ice

Black Ice is a mystery right at the start. It is fast paced and we'll just plain yummy. It kept me guessing until the murderer was revealed. It did have a few boring parts that you could probably skip over. But all in all it was worth the r...

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The Never List

This is a novel of three women who were held as captives by a sadist who tortured them daily. It’s now ten years later and they are free, but still trying to deal with what happened to them. There was a fourth girl, Jennifer, who died durin...

3 Stars

Murder Off the Beaten Path - A Search and Rescue Mystery, #2

This book was so interesting, fun, and suspenseful. It’s also a little romantic and kept my attention to the end. I can't help but want to read another book and find out more about Gracie. You can't read this book fast enough and when you r...

5 Stars
  • Author: M.L. Rowland
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Vertigo 42 - A Richard Jury Mystery

You know you've found an author of extraordinary skill and talent when you still hear their characters’ voices in your head long after you've put one of their books down. Martha Grimes is one of those authors. Her characters don’t just come...

5 Stars

Marked Down for Murder - Good Buy Girls Mystery #4

Marked Down for Murder by Josie Belle is an enjoyable cozy mystery with a likable cast of characters. The mystery kept me guessing, but it also added a unique twist of complication to the plot. The fact that the woman accused of murder is s...

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Killer in Control - A Key West Mystery

This is a quick, light, cozy mystery with a host of quirky characters centered on a B&B in Key West. Kitt is on leave from her job as a police officer due to her shooting a suspect who was apparently unarmed. While her job hangs in limbo, K...

4 Stars

Nightmares Can Be Murder - A Dream Club Mystery

Mystery author Mary Kennedy is back with a new cozy series starring “the Dream Club” whose members gather together to explore the meanings of their dreams. Tracy Blake’s moved to Savannah to help her sister refresh her candy business. Ali,...

4 Stars

Danger Comes Home - Kelly O'Connell Mystery, #4

Judy Alter once again leads her readers and her heroine into the path of danger with this suspense story. Kelly O'Connell is as unwavering as ever and once again gets herself embroiled in a mystery. I'm starting to see her as a little more...

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No Neighborhood for Old Women - Kelly O'Connell Mystery, #2

Judy Alter brings back her determined amateur detective Kelly O'Connell in this suspenseful story. Kelly is a strong heroine with very realistic personality traits, she's far from perfect but she is definitely authentic. The supporting char...

4 Stars

Murder, She Rode - A Tink Elledge Mystery, #1

This tale has some good points; however, I was unable to finish this tale because it has a major problem. It has an unlikeable female lead character who grated on my nerves. She has reached a point in her life where things are not going her...

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Literally Murder - A Black Cat Bookshop Mystery, #4

Darla Pettistone and her sleuthing cat Hamlet are back for their fourth adventure in Literally Murder. After Hamlet’s video of him imitating Darla performing martial arts goes viral, he’s invited to be the guest of honor at a championship c...

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Bless Her Dead Little Heart - A Southern Ladies Mystery, #1

New York Times bestselling author Miranda James, the creator of the immensely popular “Cat in the Stacks” mystery series, debuts a new one featuring supporting characters from the Stacks series, Miss An’gel and Miss Dickce Ducote. When the...

4 Stars

Last to Know

I just finished reading Last to Know and I really liked it. I love to read a mystery with romance mixed in and this book delivered on those two fronts. This book has the reader hooked from the beginning. Elizabeth Adler is one of my favorit...

4 Stars

The Devil in the Marshalsea

Tom Hawkins lives in 1727 London, fleeing his father’s expectations that he follow a career path in the church. Tom prefers a more sin-based life filled with games of chance, liquor, and women, not necessarily in that order. When Tom is sen...

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  • Author: Antonia Hodgson
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Debut Title, Historical Fiction, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Mariner Books

Death by Hitchcock - An Edwina Goodman Mystery

Death by Hitchcock is a great mystery that has a lot of old movie references. It was a lot of fun for me to read. The mystery itself is pretty good and I would love to read more from this author. I also liked that there were a lot of suspec...

4 Stars

P.K. Pinkerton and the Pistol-Packing Widows

This Wild West story is very entertaining. It is very well-written and hooks readers because you never know what P.K. will get into next. Everybody knows that P.K. Pinkerton is a good detective, but only a few seem to know his big secret. A...

4 Stars
  • Author: Caroline Lawrence
  • Review by: TrinaC
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Kids: Children's, Historical Fiction, Kids: Middle Grade, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Putnam Juvenile

First Kill All the Lawyers - A Samantha Adams Mystery

The first thing to you need to keep in mind when you start this book is it was originally published in 1991. The depictions of Georgia society is most likely based in fact and although you may not believe it's accurate, and it's certainly h...

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Horoscope - The Astrology Murders

Celebrity astrologer and psychologist Dr. Kelly Elizabeth York has spent her whole life helping people solve one kind of problem or another. So when she’s asked by the local police and FBI to help solve a case they’re working on, it’s nothi...

4 Stars

The Life We Bury

The Life We Bury, by Allen Eskens, was a page gripper for me. There are so many layers to this story. Once you think you have one layer figured out, it blends into the next. Good storytelling is what this is. I felt empathy for Joe Talbert...

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Deadly Bonds - A Detective Jackson Mystery, #3

Once again L. J. Sellers creates an outstanding Detective Jackson mystery! She cements great characterizations without missing a beat in the novel Deadly Bonds. Sellers also emphasizes the surrounding area of Eugene, Oregon while anchoring...

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Dead Float - A Cal Claxton Oregon Mystery, #2

Don’t pass up a chance to read Dead Float by Warren C. Easley. Not only is the locale easy on the eye, but so is the plot! Mr. Easley makes murder seem so effortless in this Cal Claxton mystery. The plot is well-drafted and the scenarios fu...

4 Stars

Summer of the Dead - Bell Elkins Novels, #3

Belfa returns to her Appalachia hometown where we meet another character, Lindy. Lindy is a coal miner's daughter who has some secrets that might explode and cause more violence in this small town. The author wrote a story that was extremel...

4 Stars

Cat on a Cold Tin Roof - Eli Paxton Mysteries

Cat on a Cold Tin Roof is a good mystery. From the beginning of the book when Eli was straight forward and resilient I knew that I was going to like him as a character. I loved that this story had a cat as a character! The widow was interes...

4 Stars

Murder at the Blue Plate Café - A Blue Plate Café Mystery, #1

Judy Alter has introduced me to a fantastic new sleuth and her fantastic hometown. I also got to meet some of the most interesting women I've ever met between the pages of a book. I loved that the heroine Kate was such a realistic person, a...

4 Stars

Murder at the Tremont House - A Blue Plate Café Mystery, #2

Judy Alter returns readers to Wheeler Texas where twin sisters Kate and Donna can't be more different, which provides some very interesting insights to life in the quaint town. Kate seems a little more at ease with her decision to return to...

4 Stars

Trouble in a Big Box - Kelly O'Connell Mystery, #3

Judy Alter brings back sleuth Kelly O'Connell in this third installment of her series. The heroine of this story comes across as a little snobby, but because I'm not very familiar with Texas I'm not sure just how elitist the comments were....

4 Stars

Deception in Strange Places - A Kelly O'Connell Mystery, #5

Judy Alter gives fans and sleuth Kelly O'Connell a brand new adventure to enjoy with this suspenseful cozy mystery. I love Ms. Lorna and Keisha, in fact I once again found all the secondary characters to be interesting and entertaining. I'm...

4 Stars

Dead Broke in Jarrett Creek - Samuel Craddock Mysteries, #3

Mismanagement is in full swing when former mayor Alton Coldwater leaves the town of Jarrett Creek bankrupt. Rusty Reinhardt, the new mayor, called for a meeting for an answer on how to pay the police force. Before the mayor could even get s...

4 Stars

Groomed For Murder - A Pet Boutique Mystery, #2

In the second offering in Annie Knox’s Pet Boutique Mystery series, Izzy McHale’s Trendy Tails Pet Boutique is getting into the pet wedding business. Izzy is getting ready to host a set of “pupptials” but first she has another wedding to pr...

4 Stars

Murder & Mayhem in Goose Pimple Junction - Goose Pimple Junction, #1

This light-hearted read was enjoyable for this longtime Southerner. Having lived in many different locations, mostly Southern, I could easily relate to many instances of “Southern Speak”, and I chuckled over many of them. I do think it was...

4 Stars

A Midwinter's Tail - A Magical Cats Mystery, #6

Those Magical Cats, Owen and Hercules, return along with their human, librarian Kathleen Paulson, in their sixth adventure. This time it’s a fundraiser that Kathleen is in charge of, to benefit the library’s Reading Buddies program. Things...

4 Stars

The Wedding Soup Murder - An Italian Kitchen Mystery, #2

Victoria Rienzi is back for her second go-round in Rosie Genova’s Italian Kitchen mystery series. This time out she’s helping cater a wedding reception for a close family friend at the exclusive Belmont Country Club, dealing with clashes in...

4 Stars

Cat in a Yellow Spotlight - The Midnight Louie Mysteries, #26

MIDNIGHT LOUIE, that furry PI, is back in his twenty-sixth mystery, along with his familiar host of characters. This time out, his human, PR specialist Temple Barr, has been given the assignment of babysitting a rock band headed for a reuni...

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Catwalk - An Animals in Focus Mystery, #3

Catwalk is the third entry in Sheila Webster Boneham’s popular “Animals in Focus” series. This time out, animal photographer Janet MacPhail is training for her cat Leo’s first feline agility trial when she gets a frantic call about a “kidna...

4 Stars

Tailing a Tabby - A Bookmobile Cat Mystery, #2

Tailing a Tabby is the second entry in the Bookmobile Cat Mysteries by Laurie Cass. Librarian Minnie is in charge of the bookmobile, much to the consternation of her stuffy boss. Adding to its charm is Eddie, a tabby cat who adopted Minnie...

4 Stars

As Red as Blood - The Snow White Trilogy, #1

I decided to pick As Red as Blood up because I'm a diehard fan of retellings. And the story of Snow White is one of my favorites. But I have to say that As Red as Blood starts out as jumbled mess and doesn't get any better as the story unfo...

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  • Author: Salla Simukka
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Debut Title, Suspense: Mystery, Suspense: Action / Thriller, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Skyscape

From Fear to Eternity - An Immortality Bites Mystery, #3

From Fear to Eternity is the third offering in Michelle Rowan’s Immortality Bites paranormal mystery series which chronicles the adventures of fledgling vampire Sarah Dearly and her master vampire husband Thierry. They’ve been summoned to a...

4 Stars

The Gone Dead Train

Of late things haven’t gone well for Billy Able. The Memphis cop lost his partner recently and now he and his lady friend have split. In fact, right now Billy isn’t so sure he even wants to continue working in law enforcement. That quickly...

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The Poisoned Island

This book is a wonderful work of fiction and set in two time periods and basically you get two stories. The Poisoned Island settings are exotic. These stories are intelligent and stylishly written, being part historical thriller, part detec...

4 Stars

A Grave Matter - A Lady Darby Mystery, #3

The setting is Scotland in 1830. The A Lady Darby Mystery series began with The Anatomist's Wife. A Grave Matter is the third in the series. Kiera goes back to her childhood home to overcome the devastating death of a close friend. She bare...

4 Stars

Be Careful What You Witch For - A Family Fortune Mystery, #2

Dawn Eastman continues her Family Fortune cozy paranormal series with "Be Careful What You Witch For". Crystal Haven is a community of psychics, tarot card readers and shops that sell items to tourist that pertain to their interest in the p...

4 Stars
  • Author: Dawn Eastman
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Berkley

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