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Sun, Sand, Murder

Life can become “run of the mill” and boring when you have a routine, even when living on an island located in the British Virgin Islands. It’s become that way for the lone police officer on the island of Anegada. He submits the same report...

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Eggnog Murder

"Eggnog Murder" by Leslie Meier, Lee Hollis and Barbara Ross is a collection of three holiday-themed murder mysteries featuring deadly eggnog. The first entry is "Eggnog Murder" featuring Lucy Stone at the center of a mystery with Santas ga...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Leslie Meier, Lee Hollis, Barbara Ross
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Collections & Anthologies, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

A Most Extraordinary Pursuit

I love historical mysteries. With such a colorful cover, I couldn’t help but feel intrigued. When the Duke of Olympia dies his longtime secretary Miss Emmeline Rose Truelove is commissioned to seek out his heir, Maximillian Haywood. Max has...

3 Stars
  • Author: Juliana Gray
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

Superfluous Women - Daisy Dalrymple Mysteries, #22

The Daisy Dalrymple mystery series by Carola Dunn has been a favorite of mine ever since I was introduced to it because of the re-release of Death at Wentwater Court. So when offered the chance to read the newest release, Superfluous Women,...

5 Stars

Come Hell or Highball - Discreet Retrieval Agency Mysteries, #1

Come Hell or Highball by Maia Chance is an intriguing first entry in what will hopefully be a long series. Society matron Lola Woodby has just buried her unfaithful husband, and is looking forward to a life after a distinctly loveless marri...

4 Stars

The Da Vinci Code - The Young Adult Adaptation

I decided to read part of this book alongside its adult counterpart. And what I found was the adult version reads as a book two to “Angels and Demons”, The YA version reads as a book one. Other differences were we get a letter to the reader...

5 Stars

Dying for Strawberries - A Berry Basket Mystery, #1

"Dying for Strawberries" is the first book in the Berry Basket mystery series. Marlee Jacob owns a store called Berry Basket in Oriole Point, Michigan, where she sells berries like strawberries, along with other berry related items like jam...

5 Stars

Victim Without a Face - Fabian Risk Series, #1

"Victim Without a Face" is the first book in the Fabian Risk series. Risk moves back to his hometown with his family and he’s only in his new home for a few hours before he must investigate a brutal murder of a classmate. Then, another clas...

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The Witch and the Dead - Wishcraft Mystery, #7

The Wishcraft Mystery Series is one of my favorites, great characters, well written stories...and the touch of the paranormal I adore in my cozies. Darcy and Nick's relationship has progressed throughout the series and now they are taking t...

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  • Author: Heather Blake
  • Review by: Roxanne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Berkley

Putting on the Witch - Retired Witches Mysteries, #3

I love this series and I am sad to acknowledge this is probably the last. I don't know if Jim completed any others before passing away earlier this year, just six months after Joyce passed in 2015. If it is the final book in the series, it...

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  • Authors: Jim Lavene, Joyce Lavene
  • Review by: Roxanne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Berkley

By Familiar Means - A Witch's Cat Mystery, #2

I've fallen under the spell of The Witch's Cat Mystery Series. I have not yet read the first book, but when offered a chance to review book two I jumped on it. Cozy mystery with witches? Yes, please. Now I have to go back and read book one...

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  • Author: Delia James
  • Review by: Roxanne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

A Clue in the Stew - A Soup Lover's Mystery, #5

“A Clue in the Stew” by Connie Archer is a story that reminds one of the joys and challenges of living in a town small enough that everyone knows everyone else. I enjoyed the interaction between those who are faithful friends, and sympathiz...

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  • Author: Connie Archer
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Better Late Than Never - A Library Lover's Mystery, #7

A sweet read from start to finish. Ms. McKinlay knows how to write a thoroughly enjoyable novel in Better Late Than Never. Great plot development as this plot is full of tight moments, intense emotions, and lots of humor. I loved the recipe...

4 Stars

First Degree Mudder - A Pacific Northwest Mystery, #4

A great murder mystery from the Pacific Northwest (PNW) comes packed with information about Portland-Vancouver area in particular. This read is full of humor, weird moments, and other typical PNW behavior which clearly illustrates how weird...

4 Stars

Hook, Line, and Murder - Murder, She Wrote, #46

This is another outstanding installment in the Murder, She Wrote series!!! Jessica has entered the annual fly fishing competition, but finds Mort’s wife, Maureen tagging along with her. However, once on the second day of their stay, Maureen...

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  • Authors: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renée Paley-Bain
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Death on the Sapphire - A Lady Frances Ffolkes Mystery, #1

R. J. Koreto has been a financial journalist and some of his work has appeared in mystery magazines. “Death on the Sapphire” is his first novel and highlights Frances Ffolkes, the sister of a Marquis. She is very active in civic organizatio...

4 Stars

A Deadly Thaw - Inspector Francis Sadler, #2

This second book in the Inspector Francis Sadler mysteries is intricate and intriguing. Lena Fisher was convicted of killing her husband, Andrew, back in 2004. But, now, in 2016, the discovery of a man’s body, eventually identified as Andre...

4 Stars

Waking Up Dead

If you love murder mysteries, then here's one for you What makes it unique is it is told from the outlook of one of the victims. On top of that, the victim ends up solving the mystery. Now that is different. In another way, the author makes...

3 Stars

House of Homicide

This is a book you won't be able to figure out until the very end. The author gives you a young mother who has recently been widowed. She has two children and on top of that, she is the takes care of her elderly aunt who has dementia. She d...

4 Stars

All Her Secrets

“All Her Secrets” is about Victoria, the daughter of a famous genius inventor, who was almost murdered four years ago, but then recently gets kidnapped. I love a good thriller and this was an okay one. The main thing that bothered me was th...

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Cinnamon Toasted - Spice Shop Mystery Series, #3

“Cinnamon Toasted” by Gail Oust evokes the delightful aromas that can be created with spices and demonstrates the combination of science and magic that goes into making a palatable dish. The requisite murder that sets wheels in motion and t...

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Off the Books - A Novel Idea Mystery, #5

“Off the Books” by Lucy Arlington is a fun look at the hard work involved in the journey from an idea in an author’s mind to a book being purchased by a reader. I enjoyed getting a chance to see behind the scenes of a literary agency and th...

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  • Author: Lucy Arlington
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Cupcakes, Butterflies & Dead Guys - Gianna Mancini Mysteries #3

"Cupcakes, Butterflies & Dead Guys" is the third book in the Gianna Mancini mysteries series. Gianna, a ghost whisperer and a shoeista, stumbles upon the dead body of her favorite celebrity in this latest installment. The police rule the de...

4 Stars

Pumpkin Picking with Murder - An Otter Lake Mystery, #2

I guess reviewers pick books for many reasons- the cover is pretty, they have read something else by the author, or maybe the blurb sounds interesting. None of those were the reason I chose this book, or so I thought. I saw a pumpkin, and t...

5 Stars

The Good, the Bad and the Guacamole - A Taste of Texas Mystery, #2

We’re back in Broken Boot again, this time getting ready for the annual Homestead Day celebration. The opening festivities are hosted by country singer Jeff Clark, the ex-boyfriend of Josie’s friend Patti. Josie fears her friend will fall f...

4 Stars

We Wish You a Murderous Christmas - A Year-Round Christmas Mystery, #2

We’re back in Rudolph NY where Christmas themed shop owner Merry Wilkinson is preparing for the holidays. She’s enjoying an evening off at the Yuletide Inn when she discovers that the one of the owners health is failing. With his son primed...

4 Stars

The Amateurs - The Amateurs Book 1

This is my first ever read by Sara Shepard and I am very impressed. The notoriety of her Pretty Little Liars series (which is also a TV show) knows no bounds. I really didn't think I would like this book that much. The description was intri...

5 Stars
  • Author: Sara Shepard
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, * Young Adult, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Freeform

Twice Told Tail - A Black Cat Bookshop Mystery, #6

Hamlet the cat returns to Pettistone’s Fine Books for his sixth and final adventure. As Thanksgiving approaches, Darla Pettistone is preparing for the busiest shopping season of the year. They’ve recently launched their online store, where...

5 Stars

Stalking Ground - A Timber Creek K-9 Mystery, #2

“The Stalking Ground” by Margaret Mizushima is the second novel in her Timber Creek K-9 Mystery series. Like the first novel, “Killing Trail”, Mattie Cobb and her K-9 partner Robo are called on to solve the mystery of a missing woman. The w...

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Black Hills

Authors Franklin and Jennifer Schneider give readers a small town in Whitehurst, South Dakota. Alice Riley, a PI, is going to investigate an assault charge. The charge is against a man who is basically leading a double life and that can be...

4 Stars

A Study In Scarlet Women - The Lady Sherlock Series, #1

With her inquisitive mind, Charlotte Holmes has never felt comfortable with the demureness expected of the fairer sex in upper class society. But even she never thought that she would become a social pariah, an outcast fending for herself o...

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  • Author: Sherry Thomas
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, Suspense: Mystery, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

Crepe Factor - A Scrapbooking Mystery, #14

Carmela Bertrand and her pal Ava return for their 14th outing in Crepe Factor. Carmela and Ava are making the rounds at the New Orleans Winter Market when they witness an ugly fight between Quigg Brevard, restaurateur and recent vintner, an...

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

Something Buried, Something Blue - A Lily Dale Mystery, #2

Wendy Corsi Staub is back with the second offering in her Lily Dale series. After agreeing to stay in Lily Dale through the winter as caretakers of the Valley View Guesthouse and its feline residents, Bella Jordan and her son Max are lookin...

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Gone With the Witch - Wishcraft Mystery, #6

I would have loved to enter my Shih Tzu Ramona in a pet show when I was younger. After reading this book and about pet-napping, I am glad that I didn't. As the pets starting missing and the bodies starting piling up I thought that the villa...

4 Stars
  • Author: Heather Blake
  • Review by: Deal Sharing Aunt
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Supernatural, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Burned to a Crisp - Cookies & Chance Mysteries Book 3

Catherine Bruns brings back Sally Muccio and her crazy family for another deliciously sweet and savory mystery. I was so happy to see that Sally’s wedding was just around the corner and I couldn’t wait to see her life settle down a little....

4 Stars

Bitter Legacy

I went into this not really knowing what to expect since it's a debut author. I've had some really good luck this year with new authors and I was excited to get into this. It started off great. I loved James as a character. He's a really go...

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Paws and Effect - A Magical Cats Mystery, #8

In Book 8 of Sofie Kelly’s charming ‘magical cats’ series, librarian Kathleen Paulson is excited to meet three old pals of her beau, Detective Marcus Gordon, while they visit charming Mayville Heights on business. But the reunion is cut sho...

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Superposition - Book 1

“Superposition” is about Jacob Kelly as he fights a murder conviction of an old friend. He is trying to find out who really killed his friend and why. Jacob is dragged through a rabbit hole after his old friend and coworker shows up at his...

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Take the Monkey and Run - A Call of the Wilde Mystery, #4

This was the first cozy mystery book I read by Laura Morrigan. However, it’s the fourth book in her “Call of the Wilde” Mystery series starring Morrigan’s sleuth and animal telepath Grace Wilde. I thoroughly enjoyed the book even though it...

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

A Bird in the Hand - Proverbial Crime Mysteries book #1

I found this story quite an entertaining mystery. “A Bird in the Hand” is about a writer / amateur sleuth Caroline and her husband Gregory (the attorney). Oh and let's not leave out their funny dog Trixie. Trixie steals the show at times. T...

5 Stars

A Geek Girl's Guide to Justice - Geek Girl Mysteries, #3

Julie Ann Lindsey brings back the entire Connors clan for this fantastic mystery. I can’t tell you how long I have been waiting to read this book. Mia Connors is as headstrong as ever and even busier with work than most people could manage....

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

Is Mrs. Fletcher ghost hunting? When Cliff Cooper dies unexpectedly his home the ‘Spenser- Percy’ house goes on the market. Jessica agrees to help her friend Eve, the realtor, clean up the spooky old house. The house is packed with old book...

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  • Authors: Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, Renée Paley-Bain
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Tangled Up in Brew - A Brewing Trouble Mystery, #2

Brew pub owner Maxine “Max” O’Hara and her chef/boyfriend, Jake Lambert, are excited to be participating in the Three Rivers Brews and Burgers Festival. Max hopes to win the coveted Golden Stein for best craft beer—but even if she doesn’t,...

4 Stars

Ghostly Echoes - A Jackaby Novel, #3

I have been a fan of the Jackaby series since it started and I am very sad to see that this third story just didn't work out for me. The wonderful Mr. Jackaby fell so flat for me that he really was only good for seeing the other world in th...

3 Stars

Whispers Beyond the Veil - A Change of Fortune Mystery, #1

I really love historical reads and this mystery was so good! It is very well written and I loved the characters. The story was pretty easy to follow, which made it even better. The author did an amazing job delving into the occult world and...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jessica Estevao
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, Suspense: Mystery, Debut Title, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

No Pity For the Dead - A Mystery of Old San Francisco, #2

Nancy Herriman has done it again with the latest in her historical mystery series. Set in San Francisco in 1867 nurse Celia Davies once again finds herself accidentally on the trail of a killer, along with will-she-won’t-she possible romant...

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  • Author: Nancy Herriman
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

Death by Pumpkin Spice - A Bookstore Café Mystery, #3

Halloween and cozy mysteries...two of my favorite things so this book should have had it in the bag. But it didn't. How could something so right go so very wrong? Unfortunately it went wrong in so many ways... Krissy Hancock, bookstore cafe...

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Infected: Holden - Mean Streets Book 1

If you know me at all you know that the original Infected series is one of my all time favorite UF series and Holden was one of my favorite characters in that. I went into this with both excitement and trepidation. I so wanted it to be good...

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Catch as Cat Can - A Sunny & Shadow Mystery, #5

“Catch as Cat Can” is a fun cozy mystery that has the small town elements of interconnected characters, a nicely simmering romance, a dead body, a gradually unveiled mystery, and helpful secondary characters. I love the determined kitty who...

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

Crowned and Dangerous - A Royal Spyness Mystery, #10

Darcy whisks Georgie off for what she thinks is a romantic getaway but she soon discovers that he intends for them to marry at Gretna Green. Throwing aside the concerns of her needing permission to marry due to her being in line for the cro...

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  • Author: Rhys Bowen
  • Review by: Danya
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

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