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Paper and Fire - The Great Library, #2

“Paper and Fire” by Rachel Caine takes up where “Ink and Bone” left off, immersing the reader back in the complicated world ruled by the Library and those who oversee it. The surprising revelation on the first page was a welcome discovery a...

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  • Author: Rachel Caine
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Fantasy, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: NAL

Children of Earth and Sky

“Children of Earth and Sky” by Guy Gavriel Kay is one of those books I am really reluctant to pick up because I know it’s going to take some effort to work my way through it. The sheer cast of characters is always daunting to me, because I...

5 Stars

Murder, Handcrafted - Amish Quilt Shop Mystery, #5

I loved the puns in this book! The author does a great job describing the Amish. She also does a great job of explaining the relationships between the Amish and the English. I liked hoe there were true friends that helped each other no matt...

5 Stars

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

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

The Promise of Forgiveness

"The Promise of Forgiveness" by Marin Thomas is a novel that causes the reader to think hard on the subject of forgiveness. Forgiveness is a really hard thing to figure out sometimes and for most people, they just can’t forgive. In this sto...

5 Stars

Barefoot Beach

The summer is coming to an end, but a beach book is always fun. Toby Devens has written the quintessential best friend book for women in Barefoot Beach. The characters are well developed and you will want to root for them from the beginning...

4 Stars

Spells and Scones - A Magical Bakery Mystery, #6

Bailey Cates can really bake up a good mystery. Cates never disappoints with the Magical Bakery Mysteries. Baked goods, great recipes, and antics from her familiar and the great cast of supporting characters all combine to make these magica...

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  • Author: Bailey Cates
  • Review by: Roxanne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

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

Once again Ms. Cass makes murder, cat, and a reading bookmobile a killer hobby! Her characters sparkle with wit and generosity that never grows old. This is the perfect book to read when one has a few minutes. There are new characters and n...

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

Midnight Marked - A Chicagoland Vampires Novel, #12

“Midnight Marked” by Chloe Neill blends paranormal elements with remarkable contemporary elements that bring one into the story and make one think that these are folks you could get to know and live near, then suddenly realize the danger th...

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  • Author: Chloe Neill
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Paranormal
  • Tags: Urban Fantasy / Paranormal
  • Publisher: NAL

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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  • Author: Leann Sweeney
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Between a Book and a Hard Place - A Devereaux's Dime Store Mystery, #5

“Between a Book and a Hard Place” by Denise Swanson is a fun story with a sensual twist that reminds us we can choose our friends (and lovers) but we can’t choose our relatives (or step-relatives). This somewhat wacky cozy mystery is a bit...

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  • Author: Denise Swanson
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

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
  • Author: Laurie Cass
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

The Angels' Share - The Bourbon Kings, #2

This series is simply amazing. Just when you thought the good old fashioned family saga was dead in the water, J.R Ward resurrects it with more glitter, glamour, scandal, drama, suspense and family secrets than you could possibly ask for, a...

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  • Author: J.R. Ward
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

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, Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

The Art of Murder - Dead-End Job Mystery, #14

This is a series book, but it doesn't feel like one, especially with the end summary. There was good characterization and use of surprise elements. Every action has consequences and counter-consequences. Lots of good humor follows this book...

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

Midnight Bites - Stories of the Morganville Vampires

“Midnight Bites: Stories of the Morganville Vampires” by Rachel Caine is a wonderful collection of stories that remind one of all of the wonderfully quirky and dark elements of this series. The prologue to each indicates where in the series...

5 Stars
  • Author: Rachel Caine
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Collections & Anthologies
  • Publisher: NAL

Liar Liar - A Helen Grace Thriller, #4

I am addicted to this series! I believe it is one of the very best British Mystery series on the market right now. Fires alight the night, and the cops are puzzled by the rash of arson. Is it a distraction used to commit a larger crime? It’...

4 Stars
  • Author: M. J. Arlidge
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller
  • Publisher: NAL

Now and Then Friends - A Hartley-by-the-Sea Novel, #2

After reading “The Rainy Day Sisters” I knew the Hartley-by-the-Sea series was definitely one to watch for. So, when I saw this second book was up for review, I snapped it up pronto, and I am happy to report, it is just as good as the first...

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  • Author: Kate Hewitt
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

Since She Went Away

“Since She Went Away” is a shrewd, entrancing novel of suspense that had me thoroughly engrossed. Jenna was planning to meet her best friend, Celia for a girl’s night out, but once Jenna finally arrived at their designated meeting spot, Cel...

4 Stars
  • Author: David Bell
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller
  • Publisher: NAL

Radio Girls

I was anxious to read “Radio Girls” by Sarah-Jane Stratford and I was not disappointed. The novel is based on the birth and first years of the BBC, the British Broadcasting Company. This is an historical novel, but the contents depict the c...

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  • Author: Sarah Jane Stratford
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

The Calamity Café - A Down South Café Mystery, #1

Amy Flowers is a sweet, caring, and family orientated young woman. Right after she graduates from culinary school in Kentucky, she goes back home to Winter Garden, Virginia to look after her sick Nana. After her beloved Nana dies, Amy decid...

5 Stars
  • Author: Gayle Leeson
  • Review by: Janean
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: NAL

Design For Murder - Murder, She Wrote, #45

Murder, She Wrote: Design for Murder by Jessica Fletcher, Donald Bain, and Renee Paley- Bain Jessica is globe-trotting again… This time, Jessica off to glamorous New York City, to visit her nephew, Grady, and to attend ‘Fashion Week.’ A fas...

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

Pouncing on Murder - A Bookmobile Cat Mystery, #4

Tight action and suspense abound in this latest novel by Laurie Cass. There are also moments when reality seemed slowed and laid back at times. Ms. Cass does an outstanding job showing how a library isn't contained by four walls with this b...

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

Ink and Bone - The Great Library, #1

The best kinds of fantasy stories are those that stretch the imagination while telling a compelling tale, and this one definitely entertained me with its ‘what if’s’. Having been conditioned to celebrating the Gutenberg press and its far-re...

5 Stars
  • Author: Rachel Caine
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Fantasy, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: NAL

Killer in the Kitchen - Murder, She Wrote, #43

Killer in the Kitchen is Jessica Fletcher at her finest! A new restaurant is opening in Cabot Cove, ‘The Fin & Claw’, which is owned and operated by Brad and Marcie, who just happen to be related to one of Jessica’s oldest friends. Naturall...

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  • Authors: Donald Bain, Jessica Fletcher
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

A Familiar Tail - A Witch's Cat Mystery, #1

A cutesy witchy tale from start to finish is hard to achieve; yet Ms. James succeeds on all counts! This story has all the elements for an enjoyable read: great plot, good character development, mystery and suspense! Not to mention murder....

4 Stars
  • Author: Delia James
  • Review by: Kittybooboo13
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery, #FirstInaSeries
  • Publisher: NAL

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

“A Whisker of Trouble” by Sofie Ryan is a cozy mystery that follows Sarah Grayson as she tries to help out a friend, keep her older assistants and friends from getting into too much trouble, oh, and solve a murder without anyone else gettin...

4 Stars
  • Author: Sofie Ryan
  • Review by: ELF
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

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
  • Author: Kate Collins
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Lost Among the Living

I normally do not enjoy ghost stories of any kind, so when I received “Lost Among the Living” by Simone St. James from www.NightOwlReviews.com I was a bit skeptical that I would enjoy reading it. I was very surprised because almost from the...

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  • Author: Simone St. James
  • Review by: Barb
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

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
  • Author: Amanda Flower
  • Review by: Rocco LoTempio
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Death of A Bad Apple - A Food Festival Mystery, #3

As usual Penny Pike got my attention from the first chapter of this book when she describes her heroine, Darcy, and her family to the new food that is being made for the new festival the family is going. However, this book has a flaw; its’...

4 Stars
  • Author: Penny Pike
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

The Chocolate Falcon Fraud - A Chocoholic Mystery, #15

The Maltese Falcon has always made me wonder, so I was happy to get a chance to read a book about it, and chocolate. I LOVE my chocolate. I thought that there was no way the author could find more ways to talk about chocolate in the 15th bo...

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The House on Primrose Pond

This is one of those books that as you turn each page you think you know what's next. Well you don't. The author catches you by surprise at the turn of every page with something new and different. As you read, the characters past comes to l...

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  • Author: Yona Zeldis McDonough
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

Daisies For Innocence - An Enchanted Garden Mystery, #1

I got hooked on this story when I read the back blurb and realized it was about a perfume store! I have always wanted to know more information on how perfume is made and used in items. The heroine of this story, Elliana (Ellie), has her own...

4 Stars
  • Author: Bailey Cattrell
  • Review by: Arianne
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Cozy Mystery, Suspense: Mystery
  • Publisher: NAL

Come to Me Recklessly - The Closer to You Series, #3

I loved the first two books in this series, and I was crazy eager to get my hands on this one. It's easily a stand alone novel, reading the first two just gives you a deeper insight into Christiphers world. This book was written with such a...

5 Stars
  • Author: A. L. Jackson
  • Review by: Cute Writer
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: New Adult & College, * Contemporary
  • Publisher: NAL

The Widow

This debut novel, has been touted as 'a must read' for fans of “Gone Girl” or “Girl on a Train.” While I certainly understand why those comparisons have been made, I would suggest reading the book with as few preconceived notions as possibl...

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  • Author: Fiona Barton
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Action / Thriller, Debut Title
  • Publisher: NAL

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

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

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

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

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

Bully - The Fall Away Series, #1

I’m in LOVE with Bully! I really love how this teen book is so not for teens! Although these characters are still in high school this one is definitely for those 18 and older. Some parents might be ok with the topic in this book being read...

5 Stars
  • Author: Penelope Douglas
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: NAL

Until You - The Fall Away Series, #1.5

So this one is technically a 1.5 book and not 2. Until You continues the the Fall Away Series and is again as amazing as the first book! This is Bully from none other than Jared's POV. I thought it would be like re-reading Bully all over ag...

5 Stars
  • Author: Penelope Douglas
  • Review by: CrossroadReview
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: NAL

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

Misconduct

I have heard a lot of good things about Penelope Douglas and now I know why! Misconduct is a standalone contemporary romance with an HEA, but I wish it was a series because I am not ready to give these characters up! The New Orleans atmosph...

5 Stars

Stars Over Sunset Boulevard

The movie version of Margaret Mitchell’s classic civil war drama, “Gone with the Wind” conjures up a wealth of images, classic quotes, superb storytelling, and acting. How can one resist a tale centered on the making of such a groundbreakin...

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  • Author: Susan Meissner
  • Review by: Gpangel
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Historical Fiction, Women's Fiction
  • Publisher: NAL

Pop Goes the Weasel - A Helen Grace Thriller

This was one of those series books that you really should read in order. I wish I had read book one, Eeny Meeny, first. Oh well, it will be next on my list! The author is an attention grabber and keeper. He had me getting involved with the...

4 Stars
  • Author: M. J. Arlidge
  • Review by: Bemiown
  • Genre: Suspense
  • Tags: Suspense: Mystery, Suspense: Action / Thriller
  • Publisher: NAL

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