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Crust No One - A Bread Shop Mystery

"Crust No One" is the second book in the Bread Shop Mystery series. We meet up again with Ivy Culpepper, the main character, and she’s on the hunt, trying to find the local produce man, which leads her down a wacky and sinister trail. I hav...

5 Stars

What the Dead Leave Behind - Gilded Age Mystery, #1

The historical facts in "What the Dead Leave Behind" seem to be very accurate. And the characters are fascinating. It doesn't take long and you want to know more about them. I loved the gilded era! It was a different time. For the readers o...

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  • Author: Rosemary Simpson
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Kensington Books

No Regrets - A Lexi Carmichael Mystery, #10

A wedding, a mailing error, mobsters and a proposal come together in another exciting adventure involving my favorite geek, Lexi Carmichael. Things never go smoothly with Lexi which drives her nuts but gives readers plenty of laughs. Lexi i...

5 Stars

White Knights - The White Knights Series Book 1

"White Knights" is the first book in a new series. It is a YA spin off of the popular Lexi Carmichael mystery series and like that series the main character is a female geek. Angel is the ultimate geek and is absolutely perfect for the main...

5 Stars
  • Author: Julie Moffett
  • Review by: Terri
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: #FirstInaSeries, * Susp: Mystery, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: True Airspeed Press

Death Below Stairs - A Below Stairs Mystery, #1

"Death Below Stairs" is the first book in the Kat Holloway Mystery series! Kat, a young cook, takes a position at Mayfair mansion. While she’s there, her assistant gets murdered, and she tries her hardest to find the murderer. This book sta...

4 Stars

Death Below Stairs - A Below Stairs Mystery, #1

Highly sought after cook Kat Holloway takes a position at a Mayfair mansion and soon finds herself immersed in the odd household of the hunky Lord Rankin. She's fine with all the odd residents of the manse as long as they keep out of her ki...

4 Stars
  • Author: Jennifer Ashley
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Berkley

Dial M for Mousse - An Emergency Dessert Squad Mystery, #3

The Emergency Dessert Squad is back! Winnie Johnson receives a request from Sally Dearfield to make motivational treats for an artist retreat. She pulls out all the stops, but it isn't long before she and her friend run across Dearfield's d...

4 Stars

Escape Claws - A Cat Lady Mystery, #1

Linda Reilly draws readers into the quaint little town of Whisker Jog. Lara Caphart is an engaging heroine who is so authentic. Getting to witness her self doubt and financial worries just made her so real. Aunt Fran is a treat, stubborn an...

4 Stars

Better Dead - A B&B Spirits Mystery, #1

Pamela Kopfler sets up a new series with this hauntingly entertaining mystery. The start of the B&B Spirits Mystery series has Holly Davis. She is a different heroine. To be completely honest I’m not positive I felt a connection with her. I...

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Kappy King and the Puppy Kaper - An Amish Mystery, #1

“Kappy King and the Puppy Kaper” is a wonderful Amish cozy mystery. The author gives the reader a mystery to solve and you as the reader become an armchair detective to find the culprit. You get a death, but it’s hard to tell if it was deli...

5 Stars
  • Author: Amy Lillard
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery, Amish, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: Zebra Books

Twelve Angry Librarians - Cat in the Stacks Mystery, #8

Charlie Harris and his cat Diesel are back in another adventure. This time The Southern Academic Libraries Association is holding their annual meeting at Athena College and Charlie is tasked with delivering the opening speech. To top things...

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A Crime of Poison - A Silver Six Mystery, #3

It’s early October, time for the Fall Folk Art Festival and Bake Sale in Lilyvale, Arkansas. Every business along the town square will benefit from the event, including the craft store run by Leslee Stanton Nix—aka Nixy—and the Silver Six,...

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Comic Sans Murder - A Dangerous Type Mystery

The visit of quirky world-famous horror author Nathan Grimes to Star City is especially thrilling for Clare Henry and her grandfather Chester. As the owners of The Rescued Word, a charming boutique shop in town, Clare and Chester specialize...

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Honey-Baked Homicide - A Down South Café Mystery, #3

Its fall in Winter Garden, Virginia, and business at Amy Flowers’ Down South Café has never been better. So when struggling beekeeper Stuart Landon asks Amy to sell some of his honey, she’s happy to help. The jars of honey are a sweet succe...

4 Stars

The Plot Is Murder - Mystery Bookshop, #1

"The Plot Is Murder" is the first book in the Mystery Bookshop series! Samantha Washington finally accomplishes her dream of opening her own mystery bookstore, but while she’s preparing for the grand opening, she’s writing her own cozy myst...

4 Stars

Ditched 4 Murder - Sophie Kimball Mystery, #2

"Ditched 4 Murder" is the second book in the Sophie Kimball Mystery series. Sophie Kimball recently moved from Minnesota to Arizona to work at her friend’s private investigating firm. One of the cases that the firm must investigate is the n...

5 Stars

Hark the Herald Angels Slay - A Year-Round Christmas Mystery, #3

The town of Rudolph, New York, has the Christmas spirit all year long—but when homicide heats up a summer holiday, it’s up to shop owner Merry Wilkinson to wrap up the case. In Rudolph, Christmas in July heralds Santa’s arrival by boat to b...

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

Stay Calm and Collie On - A Pet Palace Mystery, #1

"Stay Calm and Collie On" is the first book in the Pet Palace Mystery series! Sue Patrick owns the Buckingham Pet Palace, an upscale doggy daycare and spa. One night, Sue gets a call from the police saying that her company van was abandoned...

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The Secret, Book & Scone Society - Book 1

"The Secret, Book and Scone Society" is the first book in the Miracle Springs, North Carolina mystery series. Nora Pennington owns Miracle Books—a bookstore where people can share their problems over a scone and hopefully find a book that c...

5 Stars

City of Lies - A Counterfeit Lady Novel, #1

“City of Lies” tosses the reader into jail with the main character and the suffrage movement. I have to say that this worked very well. I decided to read this because of the cover and I died hard loved it. I couldn't put it down. This novel...

5 Stars

Eaves of Destruction - A Fixer-Upper Mystery, #5

At the annual Victorian Home and Garden Tour, Lighthouse Cove, California’s premier contractor, Shannon Hammer, realizes that the competition is about to turn deadly.... Shannon is in high demand among rival homeowners, who will do anything...

5 Stars

Potions and Pastries - A Magical Bakery Mystery, #7

It’s been exactly two years since Katie and her aunt and uncle opened the Honeybee Bakery, where they serve delicious—and bespelled—treats to the good people of Savannah. After a dinner celebrating the bakery’s anniversary, they all take a...

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Assault and Buttery - A Popcorn Shop Mystery, #3

Repairs are under way at Rebecca Anderson’s gourmet popcorn shop. With production of her tasty treats on hold, Rebecca has plenty of time to read the old diary she discovered hidden in the shop’s walls. It’s a fun peek into her town’s histo...

4 Stars

Not a Creature Was Purring - A Paws & Claws Mystery, #5

Inspired by her German heritage, Holly’s grandmother has arranged for Wagtail to have a Christmas Market packed with goodies and decorations for the howliday tourists. But Holly’s mood takes an unseasonable turn when she learns that her old...

5 Stars

The Quiche and the Dead - A Pie Town Mystery, #1

"The Quiche and the Dead" is the first book in the Pie Town Mystery series! The main character Valentine Harris, moves to San Nicholas to start a new life with her fiance. Five months later, her relationship is over, but her dream of openin...

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Cremains of the Day - A Tallie Graver Mystery, #1

"Cremains of the Day" is the first book in the Tallie Graver Mystery series! It’s about Tallulah Graver, a woman who marries a wealthy man to get out of the family funeral business. Then, her marriage falls apart and she must clean houses t...

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Blackberry Burial - A Berry Basket Mystery, #2

“Blackberry Burial” is the second book in the Berry Basket Mystery series! I was lucky enough to be able to read the first book early last year and I absolutely loved it. So, I've been dying to get my hands on the second book, and I have to...

5 Stars

Blackberry Burial - A Berry Basket Mystery, #2

Marlee Jacob has learned a thing or two about surviving the summer tourist season in Oriole Point. So she gladly agrees to help run the annual road rally in honor of the local Blackberry Art School’s centenary celebration. While alumni arri...

4 Stars

Purring around the Christmas Tree - A Pawsitively Organic Mystery

It’s the annual lighting of the tree in Frog’s Ledge. Unfortunately, Santa pulled up in his sleigh, DOA. At first Stan is sure it's Seamus, her boyfriend's uncle, inside the red suit. But the victim turns out to be an employee from the town...

4 Stars

The Chocolate Bunny Brouhaha - Chocoholic Mystery, #16

The approach of Easter means a rush of business at TenHuis Chocolate, and Lee Woodyard and her aunt Nettie need all the help they can get to make their famous chocolate bunnies. Unfortunately, new hire Bunny Birdsong is a klutzy basket case...

4 Stars

A Cajun Christmas Killing - A Cajun Country Mystery, #3

Artist Maggie Crozat loves Pelican, Louisiana, especially at Christmastime! The whole town is beautifully decorated and the bonfires on the Mississippi levee are a sight to behold! Maggie enjoys helping out at Crozat Plantation, her family’...

5 Stars

Murder on the Moor - A Drew Farthering Mystery Book #5

“Murder on the Moor” by Julianna Deering is a novel about friendship, clandestine activities, village eccentrics, and murder. The dialogue reeks of Britain. I found this very enjoyable. This novel takes place in the Yorkshire moors in the v...

4 Stars

Death on Tap - A Sloan Krause Mystery

“Death on Tap” has a very different topic when it comes to cozy mysteries. Author Ellie Alexander has taken on beer brewing. You don't see cozy mysteries with beer brewing as the center topic. I’m not much into that topic, but I decided to...

3 Stars

Fixing to Die - A Southern Ladies Mystery, #4

It’s autumn down south, and An'gel and Dickce Ducote are in Natchez, Mississippi, at the request of Mary Turner Catlin, the granddaughter of an old friend. Mary and her husband, Henry Howard, live in Cliffwood, one of the beautiful antebell...

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A Room with a Brew - A Brewing Trouble Mystery, #3

Disaster is on tap in this all-new mystery from the author of "Tangled Up in Brew". It's Oktoberfest in Pittsburgh, and brewpub owner Maxine "Max" O'Hara is prepping for a busy month at the Allegheny Brew House. To create the perfect atmosp...

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Familiar Motives - A Witch's Cat Mystery, #3

After learning that she comes from a family of witches—and adopting a familiar named Alistair—artist Annabelle Britton has made beautiful Portsmouth, New Hampshire, her home. Together with her coven, this good witch is trying to put a stop...

4 Stars

The Ninja's Daughter - A Shinobi Mystery, #4 / A Hiro Hattori Novel

Have you ever wondered what a ninja would do if he ever came across an unsolved murder? I will be honest I never did, but after reading Susan Spann’s Hiro Hattori novel “The Ninja's Daughter”, I wish I would have done so sooner. It was one...

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A Tale of Two Kitties - Magical Cats, #9

With a well-placed paw on a keyboard or a pointed stare, Kathleen’s two cats, Hercules and Owen, have helped her to solve cases in the past—so she has learned to trust their instincts. But she will need to rely on them more than ever when a...

5 Stars

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

In "Hook, Line, and Murder" Jessica enters a fly fishing competition at a nearby lake. Joining her is the sheriff’s wife, Maureen Metzger, who surprises Jess with her enthusiasm for the sport. Their guide, however, is a surprise to both.… B...

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

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: * Susp: Cozy Mystery, * Susp: Mystery
  • Publisher: Berkley

Ghost Times Two - A Bailey Ruth Ghost Novel, #4

Bailey Ruth Raeburn’s latest mission is to guide the spirit of a deceased young man named Jimmy to the next life. But Jimmy is determined to watch over his still-living girlfriend, Megan. As if being haunted by her late boyfriend wasn’t eno...

4 Stars

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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Prayer for the Dead - An Inspector McLean Novel, #5

A fast-paced read from beginning to the end. This book is in a series, but does well as a standalone. The characters are well established and fully developed. Murder and mayhem abound in this novel. The chapters are tightly packed with deta...

4 Stars

Covert Acts - Jamison Paxston #2

“Covert Acts” is a story of drama, suspense and comedy. The merging of those elements makes this book an enlightening read and a 4.5 stars / Top Pick read. Don’t miss out on this suspense gem. The death of a hotel / casino executive results...

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Shallow Grave - A Matt Sinclair Mystery, #3

The story within the pages of “Shallow Grave” may be a bit too real for some. The author shows how one man is trying to keep control in an urban environment. But he is slowly falling apart. This is the third installment in the Detective Mat...

4 Stars

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