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Pudding Up With Murder - An Undercover Dish Mystery, #3

Spring is right around the corner, and with the warmer temperatures come plenty of food requests from Lilah Drake's covered-dish clients. Lilah pulls out all the stops with a sweet new casserole for the birthday party of Marcus Cantwell, a...

4 Stars

Crepe Factor - A Scrapbooking Mystery, #14

The holidays are a busy time for scrapbook shop owner Carmela Bertrand—but not so hectic that she doesn’t have time to enjoy browsing the booths at the Winter Market with her best friend, Ava. The last thing the ladies expect to see is a lu...

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  • Authors: Laura Childs, Terrie Farley Moran
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Dog Dish of Doom - An Agent to the Paws Mystery, #1

Dog Dish of Doom, the first in EJ Copperman’s new series, is what I like to refer to as a “dramedy” a combination of drama and comedy. And as per usual, Copperman knocks it out of the park. In the series opener, Kay Powell is an agent who w...

5 Stars

Dressed to Confess - A Costume Shop Mystery, #3

Diane Vallere continues the suspense in the third instalment of her costume shop mystery series. I thought the festival was a nice touch and as always, there is an appropriately quirky cast of characters. Fans of this series and Vallere in...

4 Stars

Chime and Punishment - A Clock Shop Mystery, #3

This series is a fun one and I sincerely hope more are in store. The story is well paced and the characters quirky, as befits a cozy. I have to admit, I wasn’t too sad to see this particular villain go! The suspect list is indeed long and t...

4 Stars

A Tangled Yarn - A Yarn Retreat Mystery, #5

Book 5 in the series does not disappoint! Fans of Casey will cheer as she goes about looking into the death of a travel writer at the hotel. That girl just can’t turn down a plea for help! Full of knitting tips, too. A fun read that even a...

4 Stars

Caramel Crush - Cupcake Bakery Mystery, #9

A yummy read all the way to end! Ms. Mckinlay does an outstanding job making murder tasteful with every page. The characters are well developed for the series, yet this novel can read as a standalone as well. Even with murder in the forefro...

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A Panicked Premonition - Psychic Eye Mystery, #15

Victoria Laurie lets readers see beyond the everyday with this intriguing cozy mystery. Abby Cooper is a psychic with an attitude that I couldn't get enough of. Her relationship with her best friend and her husband made this such a treat. B...

4 Stars
  • Author: Victoria Laurie
  • Review by: PaulineMichael
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Panicked Premonition - Psychic Eye Mystery, #15

Abby Cooper and company are back in her 15th adventure. Abby’s husband Dutch has a side business providing security and building panic rooms for wealthy clients. Things are going along fine, the girls are helping out with the admin work unt...

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  • Author: Victoria Laurie
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Uniformly Dead - A Stitch in Time Mystery

"Uniformly Dead" deals with an historical seamstress and a Civil War re-enactment in Pennsylvania. A doll is stolen from an exhibit! Then there is murder and romance. I loved how in this book you get a bit of everything. You start reading i...

5 Stars

A Crime of Passion Fruit - A Bakeshop Mystery, #6

In the latest Bakeshop mystery, Jules Capshaw is trying to keep her cool as Torte gets set to make its transformation from quaint, local confectionary café to royal pastry palace. Meanwhile, Jules’s estranged husband Carlos is making a desp...

4 Stars

French Fried - An Ethnic Eats Mystery, #2

Kylie Logan brings us the second entry in her “Ethnic Eats” series. The Statue of Liberty is 130 years old, and for the struggling residents of Hubbard, Ohio, any opportunity to bring in tourists is reason enough for a celebration. Laurel I...

4 Stars

The Black Cat Sees His Shadow - A Bad Luck Cat Mystery, #3

Kay Finch brings us the third offering in her “black cat” mystery series. This time out the town of Lavender, Texas is buzzing with tourists, and local businesses are pulling out all the stops for the annual Pumpkin Days Festival. On the ev...

4 Stars

Masking for Trouble - A Costume Shop Mystery, #2

“Masking for Trouble” by Diane Vallere is a great view of the challenges of running a costume shop around Halloween. I loved the puns sprinkled throughout the story as well as the imaginative costumes, and found myself chuckling at the name...

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

Magick & Mayhem - An Abracadabra Mystery

This story was a bit dryer than I expected. It is set up to be a wonderful humorous mystery. I found all the elements to be there but the humor doesn’t always take off. Yet, the story was interesting and quirky. It has a wonderful combinati...

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Patterned After Death - Southern Sewing Circle Mystery, #12

I picked this up because I love a good mystery. What I didn't realize when I picked it up is that it is the 12th book in a series. Unfortunately, for me, this is not what I would consider a standalone novel. Since I had not read any of the...

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  • Author: Elizabeth Lynn Casey
  • Review by: Angi
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Series: Read in Order
  • Publisher: Berkley

Bad Housekeeping - An Agnes & Effie Mystery, #1

"Bad Housekeeping" is the first book in a new cozy mystery series! It’s about Agnes, a woman who stumbles upon the dead body of a woman she recently had a harsh altercation with. She must clear her name before she gets charged for murder. T...

5 Stars

War and Peach - A Georgia Peach Mystery, #3

Sometimes I'm in the mood for a fun cozy mystery and this one perfectly fit. Nola Mae owns a shop in Cays Mill, Georgia where there is an election for mayor in the process. Nola Mae favors town outsider Margie Price. The biggest competition...

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

Secret of the Painted Lady - Danger Cove, #1

“Secret of the Painted Lady” is one funny read and it makes you want to slap the male character. I started reading and was just sucked right in and actually didn't realize I had been reading for two hours. It’s a great story line and the my...

4 Stars

Once Upon a Spine - Bibliophile Mystery, #11

I believe this is my first Kate Carlisle book but I'm positive it won't be my last. Okay really how could you not have a winner on your hands when it involves a murder mystery, books and chocolate pie? Throw in some truly unique parents and...

4 Stars

Only Skein Deep - A Knitting Mystery, #15

Maggie Sefton has written yet another awesome story filled with friendship, a splash of romance, good mystery, and lots of knitting!!!!!!!!! The book I am speaking so fondly of is “Only Skein Deep”!!!!! I have read her other books except th...

5 Stars
  • Author: Maggie Sefton
  • Review by: Maryjane
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Hospitality and Homicide - A Tourist Trap Mystery

Lynn Cahoon does it again! Once again I found myself immersed in Jill Gardner's frantic and fun life. This time around she truly does try to stay un-involved with the murder but fate seems to have other plans for her when she starts collect...

4 Stars

Kale to the Queen - A Kensington Palace Chef Mystery, #1

"Kale to the Queen" is the first book in the Kensington Palace Chef Mystery series. It's about Carrie Ann, a chef who relocates to London to become the private chef to the duke and duchess, but while working, she stumbles upon the dead body...

5 Stars

Bookman Dead Style - A Dangerous Type Mystery, #2

"Bookman Dead Style" is the second book in the Dangerous Type Mystery series. It's about Clare Henry, a woman who tries to help clear the name of a celebrity who is accused of killing his sister. This book was very hard to get into at first...

4 Stars

Date with Death - Dales Detective Mysteries

“Date with Death” is the first book in the new ‘Dale’s Detective’ series. This is a fun, madcap, small town cozy mystery which centers around Delilah Metcalfe, who is struggling to maintain two businesses after her sordid and messy divorce....

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Edited Out - A Mysterious Detective Mystery, #2

E.J. Cooperman brings us the second entry in his “Mysterious Detective” series. This time out, Mystery author Rachel Goldman is just about getting used to the idea that her fictional creation Duffy Madison has somehow taken flesh-and-blood...

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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

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

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

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

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

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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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

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