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Killing Trail - A Timber Creek K-9 Mystery, #1

Margaret Mizushima has written a great action novel, “Killing Trail”. This is her debut novel and I hope the first in a long line of novels about Mattie Cobb and Robo. I liked the fact that Mattie is her own person and can stand up to the m...

4 Stars

Beauty, Beast, and Belladonna - A Fairy Tale Fatal Mystery, #3

Truly an intriguing novel from the start, Beauty, Beast and Belladonna is never dull! The plot just heats up with subplots within the plot. Maia Chance is mistress of murder in fairy tales and romance. This makes an excellent stand alone no...

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Pouncing on Murder - A Bookmobile Cat Mystery, #4

Tight action and suspense abound in this latest novel by Laurie Cass. There are also moments when reality seemed slowed and laid back at times. Ms. Cass does an outstanding job showing how a library isn't contained by four walls with this b...

4 Stars
  • Author: Laurie Cass
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Permanently Booked - The Ladies Smythe & Westin, #2

Lisa Q. Mathews brings back her fantastic sleuthing duo in her latest cozy mystery. Summer Smythe and Dorothy Westin might seem like a very odd couple at first glance but they are fantastic together. They prove that age is just a silly old...

4 Stars

Double Down - Raven McShane Mysteries book #4

Stephanie Caffrey pens a sassy, sexy, private investigator in this Las Vegas based cozy mystery. Raven McShane is a an exotic dancer looking to make a career change so she's decided to become a private investigator. She's determined to make...

4 Stars

Sweet Pepper Hero - A Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade, #4

When I saw this I had to read it. My hubby is a fire buff, and I love Dalmatians. Plus there was a ghost. I figured that there would be enough info to keep me entertained. However I did not plan on such a great mystery. There are more ghost...

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The Eloquence of the Dead

SETTING: Dubin, 1887 This is Book Two in the Joe Swallow Series. The books don't have to be read in sequence. Sargent Joe Swallow hasn't had a promotion in a long time and isn't very happy, especially since he is the best they have. Now he'...

3 Stars

Speakers of the Dead - Walt Whitman Mysteries

This novel is a historical fiction taking place back in 1843 in New York City. The main character, Walt Whitman, a journalist, gets involved in a mystery involving dissections of the dead. Back in 1843, a rarity has just been founded, a med...

3 Stars
  • Author: J. Aaron Sanders
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Historical Fiction, Debut Title
  • Publisher: Plume

The Fine Art of Murder - A Katherine Sullivan Mystery, #1

Setting: Minnesota. Chief of police, Katherine Sullivan has gone back home after retiring. Now instead of a gun she waves a paint brush. She's trying to establish herself as an artist. All changes when Katherine needs her previous job skill...

4 Stars

Braking for Bodies - A Cycle Path Mystery, #2

This fun story provides a madcap adventure that has several levels of frenzy taking place on the picturesque island that is home to a multitude of idiosyncratic individuals. The misfortunes plaguing the upcoming nuptials between Evie’s part...

4 Stars
  • Author: Duffy Brown
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Rest in Peach - A Georgia Peach Mystery, #2

The Georgia Peach Mystery series has been really fun and enjoyable to read. I found the Debutante rules at the beginning of each chapter to be funny and some witty. We once again get to go with Nola Mae Harper and her family on a Southern a...

5 Stars
  • Author: Susan Furlong
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Killer in the Kitchen - Murder, She Wrote, #43

Killer in the Kitchen is Jessica Fletcher at her finest! A new restaurant is opening in Cabot Cove, ‘The Fin & Claw’, which is owned and operated by Brad and Marcie, who just happen to be related to one of Jessica’s oldest friends. Naturall...

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  • Authors: Donald Bain, Jessica Fletcher
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Murder at the 42nd Street Library - Book 1

This author definitely knows his crime fiction. He gave us a smart and yet twisty mystery. This is the first book in the library series that has the reader meet Raymond Ambler, sleuth and librarian. At the corner of 42nd Street and 5th Aven...

3 Stars

A Brilliant Death

The little town of Brilliant, Ohio was changed when they learned of Amanda Baron's supposed accidental drowning. She and a man, supposedly her lover, were on a small boat, without lights, when a barge suddenly appeared. Did Amanda and the m...

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Silence in the Dark - Logan Point, #4

Patricia Bradley has written a very good mystery-thriller in “Silence in the Dark”. I assumed that there had been a previous novel written about the Adams family of Logan Point since there were allusions to a previous story. That did not bo...

4 Stars
  • Author: Patricia Bradley
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Revell

A Familiar Tail - A Witch's Cat Mystery, #1

A cutesy witchy tale from start to finish is hard to achieve; yet Ms. James succeeds on all counts! This story has all the elements for an enjoyable read: great plot, good character development, mystery and suspense! Not to mention murder....

4 Stars
  • Author: Delia James
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: NAL

A Whisker of Trouble - A Second Chance Cat Mystery, #3

“A Whisker of Trouble” by Sofie Ryan is a cozy mystery that follows Sarah Grayson as she tries to help out a friend, keep her older assistants and friends from getting into too much trouble, oh, and solve a murder without anyone else gettin...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sofie Ryan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Meddling with Murder - Crouch End Confidential, #3

Author Ellie Campbell gives the reader a story dealing with Cathy O' Farrell and Pimple as they are the owners of the ‘Crouch End Confidential Agency’. It was at one time called ‘Helping People Who Would Otherwise Commit Suicide’. As the st...

4 Stars

Moss Hysteria - A Flower Shop Mystery, #18

In the next installment of Collins’ popular series, Abby Knight and her husband Marco are happy to finally be moving into their new home, but like everything Abby undertakes, it’s not long before mystery abounds in their new little communit...

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

A Gala Event - An Orchard Mystery, #9

As with many cozy mysteries this one has a theme, one that I did enjoy. This one includes wedding plans and I thought that the characters were great. They were perfect for this genre and I enjoyed Meg. In this one we have a cold case. In mo...

3 Stars

The Winter Garden Mystery - Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries, #2

In “The Winter Garden Mystery” by Carola Dunn, Daisy Dalrymple is back and stumbling across dead bodies. Rather than survive in proper genteel poverty with her mother, the Honourable Daisy Dalrymple has decided to live in less than genteel...

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Skinny Dipping with Murder - An Otter Lake Mystery, #1

There is no doubt about it, Skinny Dipping with Murder is a fun book. Otter Lake is the perfect setting for a mystery. All of us have a little Erica Bloom in us. She is a wonderful main character who has a past, and a family, that she's nev...

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When the Cat's Away - Proverbial Crime Mysteries book #2

Dane McCaslin brings the wonderful town of Seneca Meadows to life full of fabulously entertaining inhabitants. Caro Layton-Browning is unique and so very British, which in itself is amusing. I loved meeting all of the different characters a...

4 Stars

Crime and Poetry - A Magical Bookshop Mystery, #1

Violet Waverly returns to her hometown to care for her ailing grandmother when she gets a shock: her grandma is perfectly fine. It was a ruse to get Violet back home to work in her magical bookstore, Charming Books. Violet intends to return...

4 Stars
  • Author: Amanda Flower
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Dead Men's Tales - Olivia Grant Mysteries book #2

Phillis A. Humphrey brings us another mystery with the determined Olivia Grant. Olivia is definitely a strong-willed woman and I'm so glad to see her interactions with her brother. Her attitude is definitely enjoyable to witness. I was look...

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All Sales Final - Good Buy Girls, #5

When Maggie finds a skeleton in her future home she wants to find out what happened and when. She comes to the conclusion that there is a murderer on the loose and now her house has a ghost and her house is haunted. She gets the Good Buy Gi...

4 Stars

Death of A Bad Apple - A Food Festival Mystery, #3

As usual Penny Pike got my attention from the first chapter of this book when she describes her heroine, Darcy, and her family to the new food that is being made for the new festival the family is going. However, this book has a flaw; its’...

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

One Foot in the Grove - An Olive Grove Mystery, #1

Plot: Can Eva figure out why someone killed the fishing and hunting guided at her family plantation before she is thrown into jail for the murder? Author Kelly Lane has created a cozy mystery that drew my attention at first chapter and kept...

3 Stars
  • Author: Kelly Lane
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

The Cracked Spine - A Scottish Bookshop Mystery, #1

“The Cracked Spine” by Paige Shelton is the first book in a new series featuring transplanted Kansan Delaney Nichols. After answering an ad looking for a bold adventurer who would investigate searches for lost things and help return lost it...

3 Stars

No Shred of Evidence - Inspector Ian Rutledge Mysteries, #18

When Scotland Yard’s Ian Rutledge is sent down to the north coast of Cornwall to assist in an investigation of attempted murder that involves four young women as suspects, he doesn’t realize that one of them is a former acquaintance. All fr...

4 Stars

Ghost to the Rescue - A Bailey Ruth Ghost Novel, #3

“Ghost to the Rescue” stars the intrepid ghost Bailey Ruth, who throws herself wholeheartedly into her assignments and constantly schemes to circumvent the strictures placed on her. She is such a joyous spirit and embraces her tasks so enth...

4 Stars
  • Author: Carolyn Hart
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Supernatural
  • Publisher: Berkley

Jury of One

Jury of One is such an awesome and fun book. I loved having Robin and Adam once again in the middle of murder and mayhem. Charlie Cochrane does a great job of balancing a mystery for Robin to solve and the romance that is between Adam and R...

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Hostile Witness - A Kate Ford Mystery

Having a special gift for seeing things that most people would miss can be a good and a bad thing. For Kate this can turn out to be a good thing. Her life was in total disarray having to deal with situations at home from her son's teenage t...

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Killer Cannoli - A Terrified Detective Mystery Series, #2

Carole Fowkes follows up her debut cozy with another delicious treat in Killer Cannoli, the second book in the Terrified Detective Mystery series. Claire DeNardo’s character is back and she seems only a little less frightened of everything...

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Digging Up Bones - A Birdwell, Texas Mystery

Aimee Gilchrist introduces an interesting new heroine with this debut cozy mystery. Helen Harding is one unique young woman. She is throuroughly honest to the point of abruptness and I found it endearing that while she refused to apologize...

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The Chocolate Falcon Fraud - A Chocoholic Mystery, #15

The Maltese Falcon has always made me wonder, so I was happy to get a chance to read a book about it, and chocolate. I LOVE my chocolate. I thought that there was no way the author could find more ways to talk about chocolate in the 15th bo...

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Claws for Alarm - Nick and Nora Mysteries, #2

Claws for Alarm is a good cozy mystery and includes a great pet cat. I LOVE cats and I believe that there is something to be said for how they help humans. They can even be leading characters, leaving clues and more. However the Scrabble ti...

3 Stars

Dream Killer

Mike Baldwin immerses readers in the world of sports, small towns and summer camps with this mystery. Veronica Townsend is a fascinating lady, witnessing her interactions with the other characters in the story is entertaining and informativ...

3 Stars

A Geek Girl's Guide to Arsenic - Geek Girl Mysteries, #2

Julie Ann Lindsey follows up with a fabulous mystery in the second of this series. Mia Connors is just as engaging in this story as I found her in the debut adventure. This young woman is so engaging with her love of costumes and lack of so...

4 Stars

A Wee Dose of Death - A ScotShop Mystery, #2

This is the second book in the series 'A ScotShop Mystery', however, it’s the first time I have read anything by this author. I am glad I did, because I loved her characters, the small town setting in which the story takes place, and the te...

5 Stars
  • Author: Fran Stewart
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Daisies For Innocence - An Enchanted Garden Mystery, #1

I got hooked on this story when I read the back blurb and realized it was about a perfume store! I have always wanted to know more information on how perfume is made and used in items. The heroine of this story, Elliana (Ellie), has her own...

4 Stars
  • Author: Bailey Cattrell
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Downward Facing Death

As Kelley Carpenter goes back to Belfrey, a little village she was raised in, she has hopes of opening a yoga cafe. This is different for this village. Kelley plans on a place where people can take yoga classes and also have vegetarian food...

4 Stars

Devonshire Scream - A Tea Shop Mystery, #17

Theo and the gang at the Indigo Tea Shop are back in their seventeenth adventure, this time catering a high class trunk jewelry show at Heart's Desire Jewelry. A slew of jewelers, museums, and private collectors will be there to showcase th...

5 Stars

Kernel of Truth - A Popcorn Shop Mystery, #1

Rebecca Anderson opens a gourmet popcorn store after her marriage to a celebrity chef fails back in her hometown of Grand Lake Ohio. The woman who owns the chocolate shop next door is an old family friend, and it’s not long before the two w...

4 Stars

A Likely Story - A Library Lover's Mystery, #6

A Likely Story by Jenn McKinlay was a great book. I love books that are about libraries because the author often talks about other books, and if I’ve read the mentioned books, then I feel a kindred connection with the characters. It was gre...

5 Stars

Coconut Cowboy - Serge Storms, #19

This was a mad cap kind of adventure that had me laughing out loud more than once. Serge and his perpetually stoned side kick Coleman have set out to ride motorcycles through Florida in a re-creation of the movie Easy Rider. They end up com...

4 Stars

Kingdom Come - An Elizabeth Harris Mystery, #1

Jane Jensen has written “Kingdom Come” the first in the Elizabeth Harris series. Detective Harris is a former NYPD homicide detective. After her husband was murdered during a robbery, she resigned her position there and returned to her old...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jane Jensen
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

To Helvetica and Back - A Dangerous Type Mystery, #1

Star City, Utah is filled with interesting shops and people. Clare works with her grandfather, Chester Henry, at one of those shops, The Rescued Word. Together they restore old typerwriters, repair books and sell beautiful paper and writing...

3 Stars
  • Author: Paige Shelton
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Plateful of Murder - A Terrified Detective Mystery Series, #1

Carole Fowkes introduces a wonderful new sleuth in this fun cozy mystery. Claire is not your typical Private Investigator, the fact that she's afraid of almost anything and doesn't really do much more than trail suspected cheating husbands...

4 Stars

A Scone To Die For - Oxford Tearoom Mysteries, #1

Gemma Rose, a twenty-nine year old, makes the decision to leave her executive position in Sydney to open Little Stables Tearoom. All seems to fall into place until one day when Brad Washington, a rude American tourist, steps out of line wit...

5 Stars

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