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The Steel Deal

Drawn into the story immediately, I was amazed at the wonderful originality of thought within the sentences. Mr. Blakely conveys ideas with uniqueness rarely encountered; no worn-out, tired clichés. I absolutely fell in love with this autho...

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Deadly Roles

Sophisticated, ingenious, and clever…what a complex and fun way to discover a new way of entertainment for the most discriminating guest. Okay, I have to admit, delving into a world such as the dark superstition, paranormal elements, death,...

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Least Favorite Son

As much as I wanted to like this book, or short story, no matter how I tried it took all I had to finish. Had it been any longer than it was, I would not have been able to. This reminded of a short story we would have written in grade schoo...

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Old Haunts - A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery

Fans of EJ Copperman (and even new converts) will be thrilled with the latest installment in his "Haunted Guesthouse" series. All their favorite characters are back, including a few new ones - and who doesn't love a trouble-making ex-husban...

4 Stars

The Look of Love - A Piper Donovan Mystery

THE LOOK OF LOVE adheres to the tried and true formulas of MaryJane Clark’s other novelist relatives: Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark. It’s a well-paced novel with some humorous aspects, great character development, and a good pl...

4 Stars

Third Grave Dead Ahead - Charley Davidson, #3

What's a girl to do when you have trapped a supernatural being in his body and now he is pissed? How do you cope when every time you fall asleep you end up in the arms of that hot, angry man? Well, if you're Charley, you drink tons of coffe...

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The Cross - Vampire Federation, #2

To save his life, Joel Solomon has been turned into the monster that he has been out to destroy, changed by the woman that he loved. After a gory battle with Gabriel Stone and his minions, the Cross of Ardaich was destroyed while leaving Jo...

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  • Author: Sean McCabe
  • Review by: Jen719
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal, Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Signet

Bonnie

Having and keeping Bonnie was the best thing that Eve Duncan ever did. She is the reason Eve worked so hard at school, the reason that Eve's mother cleaned up her act. Seven years later the worst thing that could happen to a family did. Bon...

5 Stars

Cat Telling Tales - Joe Grey Mysteries

This is the first book I have read in this series, but I'm happy to inform that this is the type of mystery book that you don't have to read the others to jump right in as each book has a separate story. The only continuing plot is what goe...

4 Stars

Caught In The Middle

Nancy Brophy introduces readers to one very interesting leading lady. I loved that Dori was not the typical cookie-cutter heroine when she didn’t swoon at the sexy police officer’s feet. I think she impressed me as much as she did him. The...

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Return to Grace - A Home Valley Amish Novel

I was pleasantly surprised by this book. I usually read Amish stories and really enjoy them, but this one had far more depth than others I've read. I thought the story was very commanding, keeping me guessing until the very end. The main ch...

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  • Author: Karen Harper
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Amish, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: MIRA

The Crown - Joanna Stafford, #1

Five Stars for Historical Mystery Debut I’ve never been much on historical of any kind – thriller, mystery, romance. Oh, I’ll read non-fiction on the Tudor family and Henry the VIII, but that’s about as far as my interest goes. After readin...

5 Stars

Where Billy Died

Jack is just trying to keep his wife, a bail bondwoman, happy and do his job by nabbing a bail jumper. Using logic, he follows Billy, the bail jumper to Texas. But a bigger plot is afoot, and there are a few people who'd like Jack out of th...

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So Damn Lucky

Having never been to Las Vegas (yes, can you believe it?) I was interested to read the third offering in Deborah Coonts Lucky O’Toole series, SO DAMN LUCKY. I was in the mood for a sizzling Las Vegas adventure, and I wasn’t disappointed. Wh...

4 Stars

The Gargoyle in the Seine

Dee Garretson’s THE GARGOYLE IN THE SEINE is a complex and vividly written mystery. Victorian era Paris is such an appealing setting and Garretson brings it alive with many references to famous Parisian landmarks. Her main character, Clary...

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Second Grave on the Left - Charley Davidson, #2

In the second installment of the Grave Series, Miss Jones takes us for another thrill riding, hilarious and heart felt adventure with her heroine Charley Davidson. Being torn out of bed at two in the morning, almost stuffed in a trunk, and...

5 Stars

The Confession - Inspector Ian Rutledge Mysteries

It was just one of those days, so when Wyatt Russell walked into Inspector Ian Rutledge's office at Scotland Yard and confessed to killing his cousin, Justin Fowler, over five years ago, the inspector took the information with a grain of sa...

4 Stars

The Love Songs Murders

Jasmine James is a well-know radio personality in Seattle who has attracted a creepy stalker. Nick Winston meets Jasmine during the course of his investigation into a peculiar murder. Nick is smitten by the breathy beauty and her non-too-su...

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The Mischief of the Mistletoe - A Pink Carnation Novel, #7

This is yet another fun and fabulous entry in the series of flower spy books that started with "The Secret of the Pink Carnation". This book was completely set in historical England and doesn't feature modern day London or Eloise at all, ma...

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  • Author: Lauren Willig
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Romance: Historical, Suspense: Mystery, Romantic Elements, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Shot to Death - Thirty One Tales of Murder & Mayhem

I had really high hopes for this book. I love the mystery genre and I love short stories. A match made in heaven, right? Well, not exactly. I did enjoy some of the short stories as most had a twist I was not expecting at the end. Some littl...

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Acquainted With the Night - Book 1

When I first received Acquainted with the Night, the sheer size of the book intimidated me. It took me over a week to work up my courage enough to attempt to begin reading. It didn't take me long to get hooked and I finished the thick paper...

4 Stars
  • Author: Piper Maitland
  • Review by: STrimble
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural, Suspense: Action / Thriller, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Spells & Stitches - A Knitting Mystery

The town of Sugar Maple, Vermont is a bit different than most towns in Vermont. Most of the town residents are some type of magical being, except the sheriff, Luke. All will stay well within the town as long as his significant (because she...

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  • Author: Barbara Bretton
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, * Romance: Speculative / PNR
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Hot Chocolate

Dawn Greenfield Ireland serves up a funny feast with this cozy mystery. The method of the victim's demise was so different it had me alternating between chuckles and shudders. The extensive cast of characters are unbelievably entertaining,...

4 Stars

Killer Crullers - Donut Shop Mysteries

Suzanne Hart, owner of the donut shop Donut Hearts located in April Springs, North Carolina, just can't seem to stay out of trouble. When her friend Gabby Williams is assaulted by a crazy man named Desmond Ray, who is throwing a bunch of Su...

5 Stars

Dismantling Vindictiveness

I read this book and liked the premise. It was a quick-paced story. I liked the titles of each chapter; however, the titles were only listed in the Table of Contents (TOC). Thus, the time to read each chapter title prior to starting each ch...

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The Saintmaker

I really enjoyed "The Saintmaker". The premise was quite different, as the setting was a Catholic Parish. Since I was employed at one time in a similar position in a Catholic parish it was quite interesting to see how the workings of the pl...

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In My Dreams

Liz is psychic, garnering the ability to have prophetic dreams of death. When her boyfriend Michael is late picking her up the night of their anniversary, she dreams of him taking her someplace and begging her to remember him always. To rem...

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Twelve Drummers Drumming

After the tragedy of his wife's murder, Anglican priest Tom Christmas has taken an assignment in the village of Thornford Regis because he's looking for a quiet and safe place to raise his young daughter and heal from the trauma of losing h...

4 Stars

Death, Taxes, and a French Manicure - A Tara Holloway Novel, #1

In this feisty little tale author Diane Kelly, takes us on a fun read with Special Agent Tara Holloway of the IRS Criminal Investigation Unit. Tara and her partner, Eddie Bardin, chase down white collar criminals and some who are not even c...

4 Stars

The Book of Lies

Cal Harper, an advocate for homeless people, has a lot of personal issues. At the heart of them is his guilt over his mother's death and his pain at his father's subsequent estrangement. His mother had died when his father pushed her. Becau...

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A New Prospect

Written in a humorous, witty, conversational style; this book was an absolute pleasure to read. I love a character that is not afraid to take on the bullies of the world, who knows when to cajole a response and when to demand results. Sam J...

5 Stars

Ballistic

The last few days for Danny haven't been the greatest. He hasn't slept and he's dog tired but he still has jobs to do. Danny arrives at a dive motel just in time for the show. You see, Danny is a hitman and he's arrived just in time to witn...

4 Stars

Whiskey Rebellion - Addison Holmes Mystery, #1

I have to say that I absolutely loved this book. This was the first of Ms. Hart's books that I've read and she definitely made a new fan in me now! She added just enough humor in her storyline to make her readers laugh out loud over Addison...

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The Assassins' Village

I chose "The Assassins' Village" in an attempt to get away from romance. The title intrigued me and I figured it would be a good selection. The beginning started off great, though there was an intense amount of descriptions that really pull...

2 Stars

Dead Mann Walking - A Hessius Mann Novel, #1

Hessius Mann is a former cop turned detective, but his story has an unusual twist. He was a cop found guilty of his wife's murder, executed, then it was discovered evidence in his trial had been suppressed, so Hessius Mann was brought back,...

5 Stars
  • Author: Stefan Petrucha
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: * Science Fiction, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: ROC

Cat in a Vegas Gold Vendetta - Midnight Louie Mysteries

Midnight Louie is again pussyfooting around Vegas in support of his human, Temple Barr, as she juggles her obligations to various people in "Cat in a Vegas Gold Vendetta" by Carole Nelson Douglas. The suave black cat risks life and limb to...

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Angel Lost

When I started reading, it had a strike against it immediately. When I read a book I like to be able to imagine the whole setting. If I can't imagine it, I usually end up not reading it. As it turns out I lived in Ventura for 16 years. Imag...

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Two Feet Below

C.K. Crigger's Two Feet Below is my favorite kind of mystery. It skips along at fast pace, features an intelligent and resourceful female detective, and is populated by an interesting and memorable cast of characters. Crigger has a gift for...

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Chosen

Mariah Carpenter has had it. She just doesn't fit in anywhere. Even as a child she was told she asked too many questions and played too many tricks. Heck, she even got thrown out of the synagogue! Finally, she has had enough and after piggi...

5 Stars

Frozen Death

When prison doctor, John Randall, sees an inmate freeze to death in sweltering heat, he's baffled and awaits the coroner's diagnosis. Before he can get a reasonable explanation, another inmate falls prey to the mysterious ailment and dies....

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False Alarm

Police officer David Zellner is having a bowl of chili at his friend's diner before heading out to investigate a recent burglary at Henney's Jewelry Store. He discovers some immediate discrepancies between owner and employees, first the fac...

3 Stars

Buried in Briny Bay - A Briny Bay Mystery

Roxie Turner's hatred of Georgia Collins is legendary. The whole town knows Roxie has made a game of coming up with ways to off her nemesis, going so far as to keep a list of her favorite murder methods in her home. So when Georgia ends up...

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Bogey Nights

Pamela and Chris Cross's dream restaurant has burn down. Deciding to rebuild their forties themed restaurant, they purchase a vintage boarding house. When they begin to remodel, they discover a man's skeleton. Detectives open an investigati...

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A Case of Accidental Intersection

When crime reporter, Mitch Malone, comes upon the scene of a horrific traffic accident in which the driver has died and the passenger is in critical condition, he snaps a few photos and interviews a witness. The witness, an elderly woman, i...

5 Stars

Sentenced to Death - A Booktown Mystery

Founders' Day is a busy time in the sleepy town of Stoneham, New Hampshire and the whole town is out to celebrate their first annual town holiday. Deborah Black, owner of the "Happy Domestic", has been chosen to lead the festivities and is...

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  • Author: Lorna Barrett
  • Review by: Jen719
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Crafty Killing - Victoria Square Mystery

Katie Bonner was on her way to work one morning when she saw the emergency vehicles outside the Victoria Square shopping area. Her deceased husband, Chad, was co-owner of Artisans Alley with Ezra Hilton, who was just found lying in a pool o...

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Centuries of June

Jake is heading to the bathroom in the middle of the night when the next thing he knows is that he's on the floor with a hole in his head, and there are eight women in his bed. Telling the story of how he ended up on the floor, Jake keeps g...

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Revealed - The Amanda Project, #2

Hal, Callie and Nia are searching to find out what's happened to their friend Amanda. Could the attack on their vice-principal have something to do with it? Could he possibly know something about Amanda? And now that that they have the webs...

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  • Authors: Amanda Valentino, Peter Silsbee
  • Review by: ReaderGirl
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: HarperTeen

Sins of the Angels - The Grigori Legacy, #1

Sins of the Angels by Linda Poitevin introduces her series "The Grigori Legacy" and detective Alexandra Jarvis who has overcome the tragedy of her childhood and is an integral part of the Toronto homicide division. Aramael, a Power, is part...

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  • Author: Linda Poitevin
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural, Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: ACE

A Murder in Tuscany

In this second mystery, written by Christobel Kent and featuring Private Investigator Sandro Cellini she uses the mixture of the clever Lt. Columbo of the Los Angeles Police Department with an understanding of how things really work in the...

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