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Cat in an Alphabet Endgame - The Midnight Louie Mysteries, #28

Midnight Louie fans rejoice – it’s time for the “Alphabet Endgame’. Midnight Louie’s roommate, PR powerhouse Temple Barr, is contemplating marriage. Will syndicated radio counselor and ex-priest Matt Devine's inside track lose out to the re...

5 Stars

The Cat, The Collector and the Killer - Cats in Trouble Mystery, #8

In the eighth installment of Leann Sweeney’s “Cats in Trouble” series, newlyweds Jillian Hart and police chief Tom Stewart are enjoying peaceful, newly wedded bliss until a woman is found wandering the streets one night. She's in her night...

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Toasting Up Trouble - A Dinner Club Mystery, #1

Event planner Josephine “J.J.” Tanner has a full plate, but that’s the way she likes it. First, it’s her turn to choose the recipe for the next meeting of the Culinary Capers Dinner Club, a gathering of foodie friends who experiment with en...

4 Stars

Little Girl Gone - An Afton Tangler Thriller, #1

On a frozen night in an affluent neighborhood of Minneapolis, a baby is abducted from her home after her teenage babysitter is violently assaulted. The parents are frantic, the police are baffled, and, with the perpetrator already in the wi...

5 Stars

Cat With a Clue - A Bookmobile Cat Mystery, #5

In this, the fifth Bookmobile Cat Mystery, librarian Minnie and her cat Eddie return, this time to solve the mystery of a woman’s mysterious death in – of all places – the public library! The victim is an out of towner who was in town for a...

4 Stars

A Grave Prediction - Psychic Eye Mystery, #14

Victoria Laurie gives us number 14 in her “Psychic Eye” mysteries, which follow the adventures of psychic Abby Cooper, who’s now a consultant for the FBI. Abby is sent to San Diego on a mission: to train FBI officers to use their intuition....

4 Stars
  • Author: Victoria Laurie
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Supernatural, * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

A Dark and Stormy Murder - A Writer's Apprentice Mystery, #1

Gothic tones abound in this first in a new series by author Julia Buckley. Camilla Graham’s bestselling suspense novels inspired Lena London to become a writer, so when she lands a job as Camilla’s new assistant, she can’t believe her luck....

4 Stars
  • Author: Julia Buckley
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Berkley

Read to Death - Read Em and Eat Mystery, #3

National Bestselling Author Terrie Farley Moran takes us on another trip to Florida with the third adventure in her Read Em and Eat series. With their book club season wrapping up with The Florida Life of Thomas Edison, Sassy and Bridgy dec...

4 Stars

Written Off - A Mysterious Detective Mystery, #1

Rachel Goldman writes mysteries in which Duffy Madison, consultant to the county prosecutor’s office, helps find missing persons. Rachel is busy working on her next book, when a man calls out of the blue asking for help in a missing persons...

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A Premonition of Murder - A Dream Club Mystery, #3

The “Dream Club” is back for their third adventure. This time it’s a reclusive heiress , Abigail Marchand, who issues an invitation to Taylor and Ali to lunch at her mansion, Beaux Reeves. Taylor and Ali are hoping for an invitation to join...

4 Stars

The True Tails of Baker and Taylor

Although not a mystery per se, true suspense/mystery buffs will enjoy this tale, the story of the two Scottish Fold cats Baker and Taylor, the symbols of the company’s wholesale library division. The cats, who were named for the distributor...

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

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

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 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: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: 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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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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Here Today, Gone Tamale - A Taste of Texas, #1

In this first in a new series, we meet Josie Callahan, who’s just lost her job on a newspaper and her fiancé as well. Undaunted, she scoops up her Chihuahua, Lenny, and slinks back to Broken Boot, Texas. Maybe working as head waitress at Mi...

4 Stars

Murder Most Howl - A Paws & Claws Mystery, #3

Blizzards, murder mystery weekends, a quaint cottage Inn….what better setting for a mystery? This is what Krista Davis brings us in the third volume of her popular Paws and Claws series, MURDER MOST HOWL. Holly Miller is in charge of runnin...

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Ghost in the Wind - A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery, #7

In the seventh offering from EJ Copperman, Alison Kerby is about to sit down to movie night with her family and friends when she sees floating before her the ghost of her musical idol, 1960s English rock star Vance McTiernan. He’s in desper...

4 Stars

Plot Boiler - A Black Cat Bookshop Mystery, #5

NYT Bestselling author Ali Brandon brings us the fifth instalment in the popular Black Cat Bookshop Series featuring Brooklyn shop owner Darla Pettistone and her feisty feline, Hamlet. As the Fourth of July approaches, Darla decides to thro...

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Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen - A Year-Round Christmas Mystery, #1

A delightful first in a new series! Merry Wilkinson is the owner of Mrs. Claus’ Treasures, a year round holiday gift shop. She’s entered a float in the annual holiday parade that she thinks will win best in show – until someone sabotages it...

4 Stars
  • Author: Vicki Delany
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, Seasonal / Holiday
  • Publisher: Berkley

Death Takes Priority - A Postmistress Mystery, #1

In this first in a new series we meet Cassie Miller, who returns to her hometown to work in the local post office after her fiancé dumps her. When there is a break in at the PO and a body is discovered in the nearby woods, Cassie finds hers...

4 Stars

Faux Paw - A Magical Cats Mystery, #7

Our favorite magical cats Owen and Hercules are back in their seventh adventure, along with their librarian human, Kathleen Paulson! This time out, the curator for the art exhibition at the Mayville Heights library is making Kathleen's life...

5 Stars

Florist Grump - A Flower Shop Mystery, #17

The irrepressible Abby Knight Salvare is back, this time she and hubby Marco are living with Abby’s parents while their dream house is being built – and if anything can turn Abby into a grump,that sure can! Besides being overwhelmed with co...

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Nine Lives - A Lily Dale Mystery, #1

After her husband’s death, Bella Jordan decides that she and her son need a fresh start in Chicago; unfortunately, on their way there a storm strands them in the town of Lily Dale, NY. Lily Dale isn’t your average, ordinary town…it’s full o...

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Parchment and Old Lace - A Scrapbooking Mystery, #13

Parchment and Old Lace is the thirteenth offering in the Scrapbooking Mystery series, written by Laura Childs and Terrie Farley Moran. This time out, Carmela is enjoying a dinner with her beau Edgar when it’s interrupted by a scream from a...

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

Dead with the Wind - A Southern Ladies Mystery, #2

The Ducote sisters are back for their second outing after last year’s Bless Her Dead Little Heart. This time out they’re attending a wedding in Louisiana, where the bride to be Sondra Delevan seems to put her trust fund above all else. Howe...

4 Stars

Ghost Wanted - A Bailey Ruth Ghost Novel, #2

Bailey Ruth, who’s always happy to do work for the Department of Good Intentions, is surprised when Wiggins asks her to go back to her old stomping grounds to keep tabs on The Lady of Roses, a matchmaking ghost, of the local college appears...

4 Stars

Black Cat Crossing - A Bad Luck Cat Mystery, #1

Sabrina Tate returns to Lavender Texas to help her aunt manage her vacation rental business and to finish that novel she’s started. She can’t quite believe rumors that a local stray black cat is a jinx, though – until the cat leads her to a...

4 Stars

Cat in a Zebra Zoot Suit - The Midnight Louie Mysteries, #27

America’s favorite furry feline detective, Midnight Louie, returns in his twenty-seventh adventure! The usual cast of characters are back, and while Temple Barr is happily planning her wedding to ex-priest Matt Devine, her ex-boyfriend, mag...

5 Stars

Threads of Evidence - A Mainely Needlepoint Mystery, #2

Threads of Evidence is the second offering in the “Mainely Needlepoint” mystery series by Lea Wait. Angie Curtis is back with the Mainely Needlepointers, and this time out they’re speculating about a crumbling Victorian mansion known as “Au...

4 Stars

Dream a Little Scream - A Dream Club Mystery, #2

Mary Kennedy brings us the second instalment in her Dream Club mystery series. This time out, it’s the sudden death of a celebrity chef who was tagged for an impromptu book signing at Taylor and Ali’s retro candy store. When the author drop...

4 Stars

Better Homes and Corpses - Hamptons Home & Garden Mystery, #1

Recovering from a bad breakup with her fiancé, Meg Barrett leaves her job on a home and garden magazine and relocated to Montauk to start her own interior design business. While visiting the home of her old college roomie, she finds out sai...

4 Stars

A Dish Best Served Cold - An Italian Kitchen Mystery, #3

Rosie Genova once again takes us to the Jersey shore with the third instalment in the Italian Kitchen mystery series, A DISH BEST SERVED COLD. This time, Victoria Rienzi and family are cooking up a storm at the Casa Lido for the restaurant’...

5 Stars

Caught Read-Handed - Read Em and Eat Mystery, #2

Terrie Moran brings us her second in her “Read ‘em and Eat ‘em series”. Sassy Cabot visits her local library with donations for a fundraising sale, and witnesses an argument between a patron and Tanya, a new volunteer with a reputation for...

4 Stars

Peaches and Scream - A Georgia Peach Mystery, #1

In the first in a new series, Nola Mae Harper has returned to her hometown to help run the family peach farm. Not only does she have to worry about the town gossips spreading rumors about her reputation (apparently she was a wild child back...

4 Stars

Death Under Glass - A Stained-Glass Mystery, #2

The second in the Stained Glass mystery series once again brings us Georgia Kelly, a likeable heroine. Georgia’s stained glass business hasn’t exactly taken off as yet, so she’s thrilled when her best friend Carrie gets her a job creating a...

4 Stars

Sense of Deception - A Psychic Eye Mystery, #13

Psychic detective Abby Cooper is back in the 13th instalment of Victoria Laurie’s bestselling psychic eye series. This time a ticked-off judge has tossed Abby in the slammer for contempt of court, and during her brief but unpleasant stay sh...

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

Truffled to Death - A Chocolate Covered Mystery, #2

Hoping to spark sales for their shop, Chocolates and Chapters, Michelle and Erica host a reception featuring a display of ancient Mayan pottery curated by Erica’s former professor. However, things turn sticky when some of the antiquities tu...

4 Stars

The Diva Steals a Chocolate Kiss - A Domestic Diva Mystery, #9

The Diva is back and better than ever! In her n inth outing, Krista Davis once again brings us back to Old Town and the characters we have grown to love: Sophie Winston, her BFF Nina, ex-husband Mars and her childhood friend and rival Natas...

5 Stars

Collared for Murder - A Pet Boutique Mystery, #2

Izzy McHale, the owner of pet boutique Trendy Tails, is back, complete with deerstalker cap and lineup of familiar – and unfamiliar – quirky characters. The Midwestern Cat Fanciers’ Organization is bringing its annual weeklong retreat to Me...

4 Stars

Farmed and Dangerous - Local Foods Mystery, #3

In the third “Local Foods Mystery” Cam Flaherty is finding the New Year just as hectic as the old one. Her sometimes rocky relationship with Chef Jake Ericsson is in a deep freeze, she’s struggling to provide the promised amount of food to...

4 Stars

Ming Tea Murder - Tea Shop Mysteries, #16

In the sixteenth outing of Child’s popular tea chop mysteries, murder will out at a black tie affair where Theodosia Browning’s handsome boyfriend, Max, who directs public relations for the Gibbs Museum in Charleston, has organized an amazi...

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One Foot in the Grape - A Cypress Cove Mystery, #1

After losing her photojournalist job,Penny Lively has a fallback plan- she’s inherited the family winery from her late aunt. First week there she finds out that Antonia Martinelli, who owns the winery next door, has a problem: someone’s spo...

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Fillet of Murder - Deep Fried Mystery, #1

Talia Marby has walked away from a miserable job and an equally miserable love life to return to her hometown and help her friend Bea run Lambert’s Fish and Chips. Not long after that a fellow shop owner circulates a petition against a new...

4 Stars

Don't Go Home - Death on Demand Mysteries, #25

Annie and Max Darling are back in their 25th adventure. Annie's hosting a party at her mystery bookstore, Death on Demand, to celebrate successful Southern literary icon-and former Broward's Rock resident-Alex Griffith and his bestselling n...

5 Stars

The Cozy Cookbook - More than 100 Recipes from Today’s Bestselling Mystery Authors

Berkley Prime Crime has assembled a potpourri of recipes culled from the pages of its most popular cozy mysteries, and put them all together in one book as a treat for the aspiring chef! Included are recipes for breakfast foods, baked goods...

5 Stars
  • Authors: Julie Hyzy, Laura Childs, Cleo Coyle, Jenn McKinlay, B.B. Haywood
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, Food, Home, Style and Travel
  • Publisher: Berkley

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