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A Ghostly Reunion - Ghostly Southern Mysteries, #5

“A Ghostly Reunion” by Tonya Kappes is a fun addition to this series, even more because of the guest-starring role by ebullient author Jade Lee, who fortunately is nothing like the character bearing her name. The uncanny ability to commune...

4 Stars

Cold Pressed Murder - An Olive Grove Mystery, #2

"Cold Pressed Murder" is the second book in the Olive Grove Mystery series. It’s about Eva, a woman who must solve the murder of a celebrity chef because her sister was the last one seen with the victim. I haven’t read the first book in the...

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The Silence of the Flans - An Emergency Dessert Squad Mystery, #2

"The Silence of the Flans" is the second book in the Emergency Dessert Squad Mystery series. It’s about Winnie, a baker who must solve a murder before her business goes under. I didn’t read the first book in the series, but I did thoroughly...

5 Stars

Swiss Vendetta - Agnes Luthi Mysteries, #1

I hope Agnes Luthi's career in violent crimes is just getting started. Agnes’ very first case with violent crimes, begins during one of the worst blizzards in recent memory, just outside the famed Chateau Vallotton. The victim, a young woma...

4 Stars

Snowed In with Murder - An Otter Lake Mystery, #3

“Snowed in with murder” written by Auralee Wallace is a good book that is part of a series called the “Otter Lake” mystery. The story is funny. The characters get into trouble in the most unusual ways. The characters were a joy to read to a...

4 Stars

Design For Murder - Murder, She Wrote

Design for Murder is a terrific story! This is my first read in this series. I've watched the TV series and in many respects this book mirrors the characters from the show very closely. I enjoyed this novel from the get go. The characters a...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renée Paley-Bain
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: Berkley

Mother's Day, Muffins, and Murder - An Ellie Avery Mystery, #10

An outstanding novel from the get go! Lots of action and plenty of time to figure out who killed the school janitor. The ending is sudden, but does tie everything up neatly. Great character development and light-hearted moments also aid in...

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Dead Cold Brew - A Coffeehouse Mystery, #16

Another outstanding novel by Cleo Coyle which will keep you busy reading, cooking, or eating! In any case, this is one novel you will not want to put down once the story is over as the recipes look as yummy as they sound in the book. With g...

5 Stars

Shadows on the Lake - A Stefania Valenti Mystery, #1

“Shadows on the Lake” by Giovanni Cocco and Amneris Magella- Translated by Stephen Sartarelli “Shadows on the Lake” is an absorbing mystery steeped in atmosphere and tragic history, against a backdrop of beautiful Italian scenery. Inspector...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Giovanni Cocco, Amneris Magella
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Penguin Group

Souls of Men - An Elaine Hope Novel, #1

A.R. Ashworth shows some real promise with his debut British mystery featuring Detective Inspector, Elaine Hope, but will need to make a few improvements in order for this to be a successful, long running series. When a young girl is beaten...

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  • Author: A. R. Ashworth
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, Suspense: Action / Thriller, Debut Title, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Crooked Lane Books

Police at the Station and They Don't Look Friendly - A Detective Sean Duffy Novel

Somewhere in the forested areas of Ireland a couple blokes find themselves in a situation that has ended up in a cloud of mystery. Seam Duffy's life is in turmoil and he has to try to keep his demeanor in solving this mystery. This was a di...

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Cat Got Your Cash - A Kitty Couture Mystery, #2

“Cat Got Your Cash” is the second book in the Kitty Couture series! We meet up again with Lacy Crocker, months after solving her last murder, and she’s on her way to a business meeting with her fashion idol, Annie Lane. But what was suppose...

5 Stars

A Welcome Murder

Author Robin Yocum gives quite a variety of characters, most on the dark side of life. The story in “A Welcome Murder” takes place in a once prominent and very upbeat Ohio steel town. Now the beauty is gone and it is slowly rotting to the g...

5 Stars

The Twelve Dogs of Christmas - An Andy Carpenter Novel

As someone who appreciates having cute animals on the book covers, I was the perfect target audience for David Rosenfelt’s "Twelve Dogs of Christmas". Readers can tell the story was written by an animal advocate and talented writer. The mys...

4 Stars
  • Author: David Rosenfelt
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Minotaur Books

Silence of the Jams - A Down South Café Mystery, #2

Author Gayle Leeson brings us the second entry in her Down South Café series. Amy Flowers is busy making pies and cakes for the Independence Day holiday. Enter George Lincoln, who is still trying to buy her café so her can tear it down and...

4 Stars

Occult and Battery - A Bay Island Psychic Mystery, #2

Lena Gregory gives us the second entry in her Bay Island Psychic Mystery series. Cass is hosting a murder mystery weekend at a haunted mansion. Complicating things is the arrival of her ex-husband and his wife. Shortly afterward one of the...

4 Stars

A Frying Shame - A Deep Fried Mystery, #3

The town of Wrensdale is abuzz with excitement when Steeltop Foods sponsors a cooking contest to promote its new product, the Flavor Dial. With a $25,000 prize at stake, all the contestants are on edge, including Talia Marby, owner of Fry M...

4 Stars

Silk Stalkings - A Material Witness Mystery, #3

“Silk Stalkings” by Diane Vallere is a fun romp through a small town beset by beauty pageant fever with the complications that come from a murder in its midst. The quirky characters such as Poly, who has to bear the burden of being conceive...

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  • Author: Diane Vallere
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Death in the Dales - A Kate Shackleton Mystery, #7

“A Death in the Dales” is the first book by Frances Brody that I have read. I wasn’t sure that I would like a British mystery, especially because the colloquial speech of Britain is so different. Phrases and words were foreign to me and for...

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Gone with the Twins - League of Literary Ladies, #5

The Fifth instalment in the League of Literary Ladies mysteries has the girls reading Margaret Mitchell’s saga of the South, Gone with the Wind. But there’s one situation on South Bass Island that they wish would simply blow over. Kidnapped...

4 Stars

The Baker Street Jurors - The Baker Street Letters, #5

So, the real-life 221B Baker Street is not actually the home of the famous detective in real-life London? Oh, ow. I had seen pictures from fans of Sherlock Holmes in London about 221B Baker Street, as well as other famous real-world locatio...

5 Stars

Smugglers & Scones - Moorehaven Mysteries Book 1

Morgan C. Talbot introduces the most deliciously literary cozy mystery with this fabulous read. Pippa Winterbourne is one of the most engaging heroines I've ever encountered. Moorehaven is one of the most delightful settings I have ever rea...

5 Stars

Poison My Pretty - A Cozy Witch Mystery

Amity Allen presents a perfectly delightful cozy mystery with the first in her series starring Poppy the former teen tv star. Poppy Parker is a fun and fresh addition to the ranks of amateur sleuths. As a teen celebrity I was expecting her...

4 Stars

Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell

Imagine my delight and excitement over reading the novel "Sherlock Holmes and the Servants of Hell" by Paul Kane. I am a fan of both Sherlock Holmes and the Hellraiser movies, and I do enjoy Clive Barker’s other works. I anticipated reading...

5 Stars

Dead and Breakfast - A Merry Ghost Inn Mystery

"Dead and Breakfast" is a cozy mystery about Melanie West, a thirty-two divorcee who opens up a bed-and-breakfast with her grandmother. While they’re renovating a bedroom, they stumble upon a skeleton—the murdered body of the last owner’s w...

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Blown Away - A Kite Shop Mystery, #1

"Blown Away" is the first book in the new Kite Mystery series. It’s about Emmy Adler, a twenty something kite shop owner, who stumbles upon a dead body on her morning walk. The dead body turns out to be her best friend’s ex-boyfriend and sh...

4 Stars

A Measure of Murder - A Sally Solari Mystery

"A Measure of Murder" is the second book in the Sally Solari Mystery series. Sally, now juggling her time between two restaurants, decides to join her ex-boyfriend’s choir. While at rehearsal, a mean tenor drops dead and his girlfriend thin...

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Pop Goes the Murder - A Popcorn Shop Mystery, #2

"Pop Goes the Murder" is a cozy mystery about Rebecca Anderson, a gourmet popcorn entrepreneur, whose ex-husband, Antoine, asks her to be on his popular cooking show. Things take a dark turn when Antoine’s assistant is found murdered and th...

4 Stars

Elementary, She Read - A Sherlock Holmes Bookshop Mystery, #1

“Elementary, She Read” is a great first addition in a promising new series by Vicki Delany. Gemma Doyle has moved to the Cape Cod town, West London, to run the bookstore started by her uncle. The store is located at 222 Baker Street and is...

5 Stars

Cruel Winter - A County Cork Mystery, #5

Maura Donovan inherited Sullivan's, a local pub in County Cork. She's been in Ireland for nine months and this is home to her. Maura never had any friends nor family and now she feels that she's finally got both. Just a small Irish village...

3 Stars

Cat Got Your Diamonds - A Kitty Couture Mystery, #1

Cat Got Your Diamonds is a cozy mystery about Lacy Crocker, a pet boutique and organic treat bakery owner who stumbles upon a murder in her own store and must solve it before her store loses funding. This was a very cute and fun read! I tru...

5 Stars

Purr M for Murder - A Cat Rescue Mystery, #1

"Purr M for Murder" is about Sydney McCall, a woman who found her ex-fiancée cheating on her with her secretary. For a fresh start after the break up, she decides to move back to her hometown of Deer Park, North Carolina from NYC to help he...

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Imperial Valley - Jimmy Veeder Fiasco, #3

This novel is different from the get go. While there is a lot of language spread out through the story, it makes the characters believable. Mr. Shaw does a wonderful job showing the story for what it is: a crazy time in some crazy places wh...

4 Stars

Roux the Day - A Dinner Club Mystery, #2

In the second outing of the “Dinner Club Mysteries” event planner Jennifer “J.J.” Tanner is planning a cruise ship casino night—and she’s really going overboard. She even arranged for radio DJ Connor Mac and TV personality Miranda Myers to...

4 Stars

Where the Lost Girls Go - A Laura Mori Mystery

The author gives the reader, families with loads of problems, violence and scandal. That about covers it. That is everyday life, isn't it. Dysfunctional families, they're everywhere these days.It brings you into a possible reality situation...

4 Stars

Arsenic with Austen - Crime with the Classics

“Arsenic with Austen” drew me in. I loved the setting and reading the snippets from Jane Austen at the beginning of each chapter. However the idea of an heiress trying to be killed off is not new, the bad guys were too apparent and there wa...

3 Stars

Kneaded to Death - A Bread Shop Mystery, #1

"Kneaded to Death" is the first book in the Bread Shop mystery series about Ivy Culpepper, a thirtysomething struggling photographer who moves back to her hometown following the tragic death of her mother. Six months later, she’s still grie...

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Death by Chocolate Lab - Lucky Paws Petsitting Mystery, #1

"Death by Chocolate Lab" is about Daphne, a free-spirited pet sitter, who stumbles across the dead body of her sister's ex-boyfriend. With her sister being the prime suspect, Daphne must find the real murderer before her sister goes down fo...

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Ill Met by Murder - A Shakespeare in the Catskills Mystery, #2

“Ill Met by Murder” is the second book in the Shakespeare in the Catskills mystery series. During the production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, a murder is committed and Charlotte Fairfax once again finds herself entangled in a murder case...

3 Stars

Mission Impawsible - A Paws & Claws Mystery

Krista Davis’ latest entry in her Paws and Claws mysteries is a real winner! Holly and her grandmother, Oma are gearing up for a matchmaker event at the Sugar Maple Inn. To make the event even more interesting, it’s geared specifically towa...

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Death Among Rubies - A Lady Frances Ffolkes Mystery, #2

“Death Among Rubies” by R. J. Koreto is set in Edwardian England and spotlights Frances Ffolkes, the sister of a Marquis. She is very active in civic organizations and a suffragette, which dismays her brother tremendously. She is very indep...

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Stone Coffin - Ann Lindell Mysteries

This was an well plotted murder suspense story. A mother and her six year old daughter are run over by a hit and run driver. The husband turns up missing and there are a few things that lead Ann Lindell and her crew to assume that he is res...

4 Stars

Glow of Death - Josie Prescott Antiques Mysteries

“Glow of Death” by Jane K. Cleland is the latest entry in the Josie Prescott Antiques Mystery series. Josie has been called to appraise and verify what could be a genuine Tiffany lamp. At the house of Edwin and Ava Belcher, she is excited t...

4 Stars

A Perilous Undertaking - A Veronica Speedwell Mystery, #2

I know “A Perilous Undertaking” says that it can be read as a standalone. But if you don’t read book one you really miss out on the events of book one. This second book takes us deeper into Veronica Speedwell’s family life as well as the li...

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Killing Thyme - A Spice Shop Mystery, #3

Loved the story from the get-go! This is the third story in the Spice Shop series. There are recipes in the back which are the ones she discusses in the novel. It is the same wonderful setup with several mysteries to solve and one minor iss...

4 Stars

Crime and Catnip - A Nick and Nora Mystery, #3

This is another great Nora and Nick read! The writing is fresh and the mysteries are different. While it wraps up nicely, there is evidence of another novel in the works, so if you enjoy this novel, don't despair! This is novel is part of a...

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She Stopped for Death - A Little Library Mystery

If you're a lover of cozy mysteries then this should be on your TBR list. The setting is northern Michigan. As with the first book, this is a curious mystery. The author gave characters that were fun and entertaining, and each character was...

4 Stars

Brain Matters - An Alie McCull Mystery

From a journalist trying to protect her family falling prey to a wicked government experiment to a tangled maze of a prominent rouge attorney trying to protect his turf, Alie McGull has taken the mantle of a lone crusader in solving a myste...

5 Stars

A Death at the Yoga Café - Keeley Carpenter

"Death at the Yoga Café" by Michelle Kelly is a combination of engaging characters and enticing intrigue! This is the second book in the series, but it can easily read as a standalone. Keeley’s Yoga Café is doing much better than anticipate...

4 Stars

The Paris Librarian - A Hugo Marston Novel

“The Paris Librarian” is a Hugh Marston crime fiction book by Mark Pryor. I had not read his books before and so found this novel to be appealing. I enjoy crime fiction and found that this setting in Paris with all the accompanying Parisian...

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