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A Muddied Murder - The Greenhouse Mystery Series, #1

Megan Sawyer is a warm and loving woman who is at a crossroads in her life when her husband dies in Afghanistan. She decides to leave her life and job as an attorney in Chicago to move to Winsome, Pennsylvania. There she will help her grand...

4 Stars

Labeled for Death

There is a certain relationship between a news agency and federal law enforcement. However, when things get too close there can be conflicts. That's what is happening between a news reporter and the county sheriff. With incidents spiraling...

3 Stars

Murder À La Flambé - Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries, #2

Jennifer L. Hart serves up another delicious helping of the delightful Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries with this cozy. Andy Buckland is back and just as feisty and determined as ever but she is far from happy seeing as her culinary school nem...

4 Stars

The Darling Dahlias and the Eleven O'Clock Lady

I haven't read any of Ms. Albert's books but this cozy mystery was a fun and interesting to read. The setting is the summer of 1934 in Darling, Alabama. It's a continuation of Liz Lacy and Verna Tidwell's lives and their Darling Dahlias Gar...

4 Stars
  • Author: Susan Wittig Albert
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Murder Al Dente - Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries, #1

Jennifer L. Hart introduces a deliciously delightful new amateur sleuth with this cozy mystery. At first I felt sorry for Andy but soon I realized she was a strong and capable woman who would not appreciate anyone's pity. Especially someone...

4 Stars

Christmas Al Dente - Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries Novella

Jennifer L. Hart gifts fans with a tasty holiday treat in this seasonal cozy mystery. Andy Buckland is as fascinating as she was the last time around in this story. And while all my favourites from the debut novel make an appearance it was...

4 Stars

The Secret Life of Anna Blanc

Jennifer Kincheloe’s THE SECRET LIFE OF ANNA BLANC is a wonderful debut historical mystery with an amateur sleuth protagonist who is completely unforgettable. Anna is a rebellious turn of the century woman who will appeal to the modern read...

4 Stars

Murder Casts Its Spell

Margaret C. Morse creates a world full of magical and mundane things with this unique mystery. Petra Rakowtiz is one tough cookie and I mean that as a compliment. Her friend and co-worker gets arrested for murder and then she discovers magi...

4 Stars

Killer Colada - Danger Cove, #8

Once again, Sibel Hodge and Elizabeth Ashby take readers to Danger Cove in this fast and fun mystery called Killer Colada, which is the eighth book in the Danger Cove Mystery series. I love this series because it reminds me of watching the...

4 Stars

Murder Al Fresco - Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries book #3

Jennifer L. Hart reveals some longed for answers in this fabulously delicious cozy. Andy Buckland is back and just as fantastic as ever in the latest installment of this tasty mystery series. Andy's life has consistently gotten more hectic...

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On Thin Icing - A Bakeshop Mystery, #3

Ellie Alexander’s On Thin Icing is a great cozy mystery. I really enjoyed the baking and cooking within the story. I previously reviewed book number two in the Bakeshop Mystery series, and I liked it a lot. The main character, Jules, must a...

4 Stars

In the Dark Places - Inspector Banks Novels, #22

Stretching to 22 titles, this latest Inspector Banks adventure finds the Yorkshire police official and his staff tasked with a case of simple vehicle theft that grows into something far more serious. The two individuals implicated in the th...

4 Stars

A Disguise to Die For - A Costume Shop Mystery, #1

In this new series by Diane Vallere, Margo Tamblyn has given up her job as a magician’s assistant to help her invalid father run the family business – a costume shop in Proper City, Nevada appropriately named Disguise DeLimit. She’s no soon...

4 Stars
  • Author: Diane Vallere
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Berkley

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

In the third outing in the NY Times bestselling series, Spring has come to charming North Harbor, Maine, and with the new season comes a new haul for Second Chance, the shop where Sarah Grayson sells lovingly refurbished and repurposed item...

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  • Author: Sofie Ryan
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Truth Beat

Brenda Buchanan delivers a thoughtful mystery with this stimulating suspense. Joe Gale is a wonderful protagonist, his hard working demeanor and his thirst for presenting the truth. The victim, Father Patrick Doherty is such a complex chara...

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The Blonde Before Christmas - a Barb Jackson Mysteries holiday short story

Anna Snow’s The Blonde Before Christmas is a gift to readers because it’s a fast and festive read, which is great for the holidays. I think it’s a good book choice if you're missing the holidays as well. The story had the right amount of my...

4 Stars

I Saw You in Beirut

I Saw You in Beirut has a pretty good plot with a "James Bond" style story line - only the James Bond here is a lady. Having past acquaintances can be a good or a bad thing. In the case of Dr. Sara Almquist it was a bad thing - especially w...

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The Odd Fellows Society

The Odd Fellows Society is one of the best mystery coded books I have read in a longtime. This book will keep you wide awake!!! The Odd Fellows Society is a book centered around the mysteries of the historical monuments in Washington, D.C....

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Away in a Manger - Molly Murphy Mysteries, #15

Rhys Bowen’s Molly Murphy Mystery Series books can always be counted on to provide an interesting story. “Away in a Manger” is no exception. I love Ms. Bowen’s style of writing. It is descriptive, entertaining and humorous. I enjoy peeking...

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Bubblegum Blonde - A Barb Jackson Mystery, #1

Anna Snow introduces readers to a fabulous trio in this cozy mystery debut. Barb Jackson and her two friends are three of the savviest crime fighters I've come across. The tight knit relationship these ladies have added to the fun and frien...

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Isolated Judgment - Bright and Fletcher, #3

For me, the third book in a series is the pivotal installment, the one that makes up my mind about whether or not I will stick with the series or drop it. The first book in the Bright & Fletcher series was solid, a bit slow moving, but show...

3 Stars

Ornaments of Death - Josie Prescott Antiques Mysteries, #10

A great plot from start to finish! Loved how the antique industry is illustrated and how some people are into it for the pursuit of money just as much as for the beauty or history of an item. The characters are well-defined and the story ar...

4 Stars

Dead to the Last Drop - A Coffeehouse Mystery, #15

Ms. Coyle provides a stellar performance from first sentence to the last. This writing duet has again captured a semi-unsuspecting reader off guard as they captivate the reader and doesn't let go until the book is finished. A wonderful nove...

5 Stars

The Iced Princess - A Snow Globe Shop Mystery, #2

This is a wonderful novel. There is a great cast of characters with very humanizing qualities, at times good acts can be misconstrued. As for the plot, it was excellent as it keeps people guessing all the way through till the end. As for it...

5 Stars

Guilty as Cinnamon - Spice Shop Mysteries, #2

Guilty as Cinnamon is an excellent read and is a must-have for traveling. This novel is a thinking mystery with lots of scenes with food (thank goodness reading the recipes in the back doesn't make one fatter!). However, this book made me h...

4 Stars

The Readaholics and the Poirot Puzzle - A Book Club Mystery, #2

Outstanding! Pure entertainment at its best! Well-developed characters aid in providing a plot even Agatha Christie can relate! It also captivates the reader with a cast of suspects, their motives and opportunities to kill, as well as tight...

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

Greenfellas

It is amazing how a birth of a child can bring about a total shift in direction for an established mafia gang. This happened to the Napolito family, more so, one of the main leaders who experienced the birth of his granddaughter and now is...

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Baked to Death - Cookies & Chance Mysteries, #2

Catherine Bruns has whipped up another delicious treat with this delightful cozy. I couldn’t wait to read this story after all Sally’s bakery is known for its fortune cookies and I love fortune cookies! This time around we get to witness a...

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The Scent of Secrets - Clara Vine, #3

“The Scent of Secrets” by Jane Thynne was a book that I label “a keeper”. Not only is the novel’s plot in my favorite genre, a World War II historical theme, but it is expertly written to bring out the characters’ innermost strengths and we...

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Quick Pivot - A Joe Gale Mystery

“A lot of the time, the story you go looking for isn’t the story you’ll find. It’ll be bigger or smaller than you thought it’d be. A quiet meeting with a short agenda will get raucous. The sure bet for page one will fizzle. You’ve got to ma...

4 Stars

Trimmed with Murder - A Seaside Knitters Mystery, #10

Trimmed with Murder is the tenth book in the Seaside Knitters Mystery series. I enjoyed how the author tied into the idea of a weekly knitting club. I wish my town had one and that the women in the group were like these ones. They are defin...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sally Goldenbaum
  • Review by: Deal Sharing Aunt
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: NAL

Web of Deceit - An Ella Marconi Mystery

I love a good mystery and I found one reading “Web of Deceit” by Katherine Howell, an Ellen Marconi Mystery. This book is set in Australia, which gave it a different feel. The phrases and names for objects were sometimes different than I am...

4 Stars

Two Ghosts & a Love Song - Dead by the Numbers Mysteries, #2

Jennifer Fishetto serves up a delicious cozy mystery with this fun ghost story. Gianna Mancini is a refreshingly normal young woman, even if she does see dead people, and speak to them and often help them crossover. This was my first advent...

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The Dirt on Ninth Grave - Charley Davidson, #9

Charley is now a resident of a small town in upstate New York, having no memory of her life, her husband, or her talent. Starting over with a blank slate, she still cannot keep herself from trying to help everyone she comes in contact with....

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The Necessary Murder of Nonie Blake - Samuel Craddock Mysteries

Setting: Jarrett Creek, Texas. Nonie Blake, nickname for Winona tried to hang her 8 year old sister when she was a mere 14. She was then sent to a psychiatric hospital. She had always been a troubled child. What was on her mind when she sho...

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The Cat, the Sneak and the Secret - A Cats in Trouble Mystery, #7

The Cat, the Sneak and the Secret is a perfect book for any cat owner that has lost a pen or a straw. Cats definitely have a way of "stealing" human stuff and acting like it is theirs. This is only one example of how the author connects wit...

5 Stars

The Stitching Hour - An Embroidery Mystery, #9

I was lucky enough to read some previous books in the Embroidery Mystery series and I am happy that I was not disappointed with this installment. I liked that the author gave the reader clues to find out who the killer was.The screams durin...

4 Stars

Motor City Shakedown - A Bright & Fletcher Mystery

A gritty legal thriller with a dash of romance! Good legal thrillers are hard to come by these days, with the heavy hitters of the genre moving away from the format that made the genre popular in the first place. But, this series caught my...

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Rising Tide

Rising Tide is about a family caught between finding long lost family members and the alleged involvement in the illicit drug trade. Two different families with one goal in mind from different corners of the world are united of all places i...

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A Ghoul's Guide to Love and Murder - A Ghost Hunter Mystery, #10

MJ and the ghost hunter gang is back home in Boston, where a film made on their adventures is set to premiere! Gilley is busy planning his wedding while MJ and Heath are desperately trying to keep t heir quickie marriage a secret! Upon thei...

5 Stars

To Brew or Not to Brew - Brewing Trouble Mystery Series, #1

Rocco loved this book so much two reviews have been done. ------------------------------------------------------------------- In this first in the “Brewing for Trouble” mysteries, we meet Maxine “Max” O’Hara, a girl who’s gotten her brewmas...

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Trick or Deceit - A Celebration Bay Mystery, #4

I love Halloween and I would love to visit Celebration Bay for a contest like in this book. I enjoyed that this story has elements of witches and a coven. But the real fun part of this book is the mystery and finding out who the murderer is...

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Tying the Knot - A Southern Quilting Mystery, #5

I really liked the ideas in this book. As a crafter, I made my own cake topper for my wedding, and I loved how the bride incorporated quilts into her guest list and her cake. This book is part of a series, and even though I have not read th...

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The Ghost and Mrs. Fletcher - Murder, She Wrote, #44

I loved the television show that featured this charismatic sleuth and this story is a delightful addition to the collection of mysteries she has been involved in solving. The ongoing gentle feud between Doc Hazlitt and Sheriff Metzger and t...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renée Paley-Bain
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Shooting for the Stars - The Gil Malloy Series

A once top investigative reporter, Gil Malloy had found his career dwindling as he was not delivering the top notch stores anymore. After suffering many personal setbacks, Gil had decided to turn his life around and was given an opportunity...

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Corridors of the Night - A William Monk Novel, #21

Anne Perry brings us a tragic, but thought provoking novel, in this, her twenty-first William Monk novel. Hester Monk is filling in for a friend at the London Royal Naval hospital when a child comes to her begging for help for her brother w...

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Chicken Soup & Homicide - Culinary Competition Mysteries, #2

Janel Gradowski's culinary sleuth once again dishes up delectable treats while discovering dead bodies.. Amy appears a little more feisty in this follow up. She's determined to clear her friend of all suspicion even if it means having to in...

4 Stars

Doughnuts & Deadly Schemes - Culinary Competition Mysteries, #3

Janel Gradowski brings back her dynamic duo of sweet and savoury sleuth Amy and her best friend Carla. I loved that they discovered the body together in this one and that neither woman was a prime suspect was a relief, after all Amy seemed...

4 Stars

Fudge Brownies & Murder - Culinary Competition Mysteries, #4

Janel Gradowski delivers a delightfully tasty cozy with this latest Amy and Carla adventure. I loved watching Amy go all mother hen on her friend and how she instantly connected with Carla's mother. It was so sweet how she was making meals...

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Rogue Wave

Can the spiritual side of a person be the guiding factor when venturing into something unknown? Emma Winberry had bad vibes about a sailing adventure that her husband Nate had been planning for some time. She sought guidance from relatives...

3 Stars

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