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Arsenic with Austen - Crime with the Classics

“Arsenic with Austen” drew me in. I loved the setting and reading the snippets from Jane Austen at the beginning of each chapter. However the idea of an heiress trying to be killed off is not new, the bad guys were too apparent and there wa...

3 Stars

Like a Bee to Honey - The Honeybee Sisters, #3

I loved the cats! Especially a crazy cat lady! Rose is not the most social, and that does not bode well for Josiah. I really liked him and thought that he was perfect for her. However she had other plans. Rose is the last of the three siste...

4 Stars

Tempting the Earl - The Muses' Salon Series, #3

I recommend reading this series in order to help with character development. With that being said I enjoyed this story. It was like other books I have read where the woman has hidden jobs because of the time period. However this book also h...

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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

The Raven - A Coffey & Hill Novel, #2

"The Raven" by author Mike Nappa is full of suspense and thrills. An actor who performs by using the name The Raven, loves to steal whatever he can from people in his audience while they are watching his show. It is all going well when he g...

4 Stars

An Unhappy Medium - A Family Fortune Mystery, #4

I really like the covers in this book series. The covers draw me into read them. I previously read "Be Careful What You Witch For". I loved it! In this fourth installment in the series we learn more about Clyde's family, especially her sist...

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IMAGINES - Celebrity Encounters Starring You

I am a huge fan of books that I can escape into, especially after a long day. I liked this book because the authors did such a great job of making sure that the reader was involved in the story. With the first person style not being super p...

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  • Authors: Anna Todd, Leigh Ansell, Rachel Aukes, Doeneseya Bates, Scarlett Drake, A. Evansley, Kevin Fanning, Ariana Godoy, Debra Goelz, Bella Higgin, Blair Holden, Kora Huddles, Annelie Lange, E. Latimer, Bryony Leah, Jordan Lynde, Laiza Millan, Peyton Novak, C.M. Peters, Michelle Jo, Dmitri Ragano, Elizabeth A. Seibert, Rebecca Sky, Karim Soliman, Kate J. Squires, Steffanie Tan, Kassandra Tate, Katarina E. Tonks, Marcella Uva, Tango Walker, Bel Watson, Jen Wilde, Ashley Winters
  • Review by: Deal Sharing Aunt
  • Genre: Mainstream
  • Tags: Collections & Anthologies, New Adult & College
  • Publisher: Gallery Books

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

To Kill a Kettle Witch - A Novel of the Mist-Torn Witches, #4

I really liked that “To Kill a Kettle Witch” involved two sisters that were two sides of a coin. They were both seers, one saw the past and the other saw the future. The book reminded me of the television series Charmed. The sister’s ancest...

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Explosive Conditions - Pararescuemen Series

Zeke and Kaci met under extreme distress. It is no surprise that Kaci likes him. I liked that Zeke fell for her. I also liked that the beginning of the book started in such a perilous situation that there was really no place to go, but away...

4 Stars

Saving Abby

“Saving Abby” made me very emotional. I am like Claire in the regard that I have been trying to conceive and have been unsuccessful. Unless you have been through it, you really have no idea what a roller coaster it is. As Claire and her hus...

5 Stars

alt. Sherlock Holmes - New Visions of the Great Detective

This was a great way to read new books about a character that I love. I loved the new ideas, especially the different time periods. I also liked that Sherlock had different quirks then the original. However I did not like that Sherlock was...

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A Story to Kill - A Cat Latimer Mystery, #1

“A Story to Kill” was a very fun book for me to read. The idea of remodeling a house always brings a lot of weapons to a murder scene. Especially When Cat got the house from her ex-husband. Who knows how shady he was. Add in the writer visi...

5 Stars

Mrs. Meyer Is on Fire! - My Weirdest School #4

The “My Weirdest School” books are silly, educational and contagious. I love the puns and I find myself smiling and laughing as I read. There are also notes in “Mrs. Meyer Is on Fire!” that reference other parts of the book, like the title,...

5 Stars

License to Thrill - The Genius Files #5

I am a fan of this author and his other series "My Weirder School". He has a way with words that captures a child's attention and keeps them hooked from page to page. They plot is fun and mysterious, yet educational. I LOVED this book. My n...

5 Stars

Spy to the Rescue - Bridget Wilder, #2

This was even better than book one. There is more action, more at stake, and more people that know Bridget's secret. I also enjoyed that the geek had such a big role in this book. That brings me to the gadgets. They were my favorite part of...

5 Stars

Spy-in-Training - Bridget Wilder, #1

This is a great story and series for young girls. I liked the way the author described what was going on. I could see the granola flakes in her hair. There is also common school issues in the book for readers to relate to, like popularity a...

4 Stars

Savage Nights - The Savage Trilogy, #2

“Savage Nights” is an interesting book. I really liked that even though it was the second book in the trilogy, I was not lost. It picks up at a different place and gives enough background information that I knew the recurring characters. I...

4 Stars

Johnny Hangtime

Dan Gutman, what a great author! He has come up with great ideas for children that do not like typical children's books. My niece and I have read some of his books and we love them a lot. I saw “Johnny Hangtime” and thought it would be grea...

4 Stars

The Bat Book

I LOVED this book. It is cute, informative and has great pictures. Plus it also has step by step instructions on how to make a book? This is great for little kids! There is a section in the back that has a list to research bats, how to help...

5 Stars

The White Worm - The Further Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

There is something to be said for story retellings. This book reminds me of why they are so popular. You get the best of both worlds, the old characters you fell in love with and the new authors writing style. This series has an added perk....

4 Stars

What You Need

Again Madame Eve has done it! I really liked the background to this story. I had actually forgotten the description and I was surprised when I found out that Royce and Victoria knew each other. Their past is full of mixed emotions and as I...

3 Stars

The Pages Between Us - Pages Between Us, #1

The Pages Between Us is filled with a really fun idea and concept of sharing based on artsy type of things like blogging and writing letters. I would have loved having someone to share with like this. I thought that it was a fun way to get...

4 Stars
  • Authors: Lindsey Leavitt, Robin Mellom
  • Review by: Deal Sharing Aunt
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Kids: Children's, Kids: Middle Grade
  • Publisher: HarperCollins

Sweet Pepper Hero - A Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade, #4

When I saw this I had to read it. My hubby is a fire buff, and I love Dalmatians. Plus there was a ghost. I figured that there would be enough info to keep me entertained. However I did not plan on such a great mystery. There are more ghost...

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All Together Now - Picture Perfect #5

There are so many books today for kids that include electronics. I was really happy that this book was about a family vacation and the main problem was that the family was spending too much time together. I come from a large Italian family...

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Miriam - A Treasures of the Nile Novel, #2

I want to start this review by saying that I read book 1 in this series and I retained more information from it then I ever did from school or catechism. I in fact did not remember much of the old-testament at all and really enjoyed how the...

5 Stars

A Gala Event - An Orchard Mystery, #9

As with many cozy mysteries this one has a theme, one that I did enjoy. This one includes wedding plans and I thought that the characters were great. They were perfect for this genre and I enjoyed Meg. In this one we have a cold case. In mo...

3 Stars

The Stephen King Companion - Four Decades of Fear from the Master of Horror

I loved this book. There is no other way to describe what a book like this means to a Stephen King fan. This is the third iteration of this book, adding 1995 to 2015. He has written other books about the master of horror as well. This book...

5 Stars

All Sales Final - Good Buy Girls, #5

When Maggie finds a skeleton in her future home she wants to find out what happened and when. She comes to the conclusion that there is a murderer on the loose and now her house has a ghost and her house is haunted. She gets the Good Buy Gi...

4 Stars

Mary's Christmas Goodbye - An Amish Romance

Mary Stoltzfus is alone teaching and doing what she wants when she gets a letter that she was not expecting. It is a letter asking her to come to Montana and teach. But, she loves where she is, doesn't she. After all, Pennsylvania is a grea...

4 Stars

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 Lawman's Christmas Proposal - The Hitching Post Hotel

"The Lawman's Christmas Proposal" is a nice story. Andi is a young widow who is only worried about keeping her children well cared for. Mitch Weston used to be her boyfriend in high school and he is back in town. Mitch happens to be a polic...

4 Stars

Claws for Alarm - Nick and Nora Mysteries, #2

Claws for Alarm is a good cozy mystery and includes a great pet cat. I LOVE cats and I believe that there is something to be said for how they help humans. They can even be leading characters, leaving clues and more. However the Scrabble ti...

3 Stars

Too Close to Home

Too Close to Home is a really interesting book about the dynamics of a family in the computer age. Not only does the author bring her characters to life, but she does it while talking about some very touching issues. Every time I read one o...

5 Stars

Hannah's Choice - Journey to Pleasant Prairie, #1

"Hannah's Choice" is story about a young woman struggling to find her place in life. Hannah has always felt responsible for a family tragedy years before. Her mother is always depressed and her sister does not want the family anymore. Hanna...

4 Stars

A Likely Story - A Library Lover's Mystery, #6

A Likely Story by Jenn McKinlay was a great book. I love books that are about libraries because the author often talks about other books, and if I’ve read the mentioned books, then I feel a kindred connection with the characters. It was gre...

5 Stars

On Thin Icing - A Bakeshop Mystery, #3

Ellie Alexander’s On Thin Icing is a great cozy mystery. I really enjoyed the baking and cooking within the story. I previously reviewed book number two in the Bakeshop Mystery series, and I liked it a lot. The main character, Jules, must a...

4 Stars

The Duke Can Go to the Devil - A Prelude to a Kiss Novel, #6

The Duke Can Go to the Devil by Erin Knightley is a great historical romance. It has everything you would expect from a historical romance; A great strong female character—although sometimes she can be too strong, a great setting in England...

4 Stars

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

Trick or Deceit - A Celebration Bay Mystery, #4

I love Halloween and I would love to visit Celebration Bay for a contest like in this book. I enjoyed that this story has elements of witches and a coven. But the real fun part of this book is the mystery and finding out who the murderer is...

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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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Submarines, Secrets and a Daring Rescue - American Revolutionary War Adventures, #2

I LOVED Secrets and a Daring Rescue. This is book two and I was also lucky enough to read book one. The first reason is that the main character, Lamberton Clark, really fought in the Continental Army, as a member of the Connecticut Militia....

5 Stars

The Amish Christmas Sleigh

The first story in this anthology is by Kelly Long. It's about family and love and being able to forgive someone their past and start a new life. In this case it revolves around family and a younger sibling. It's not easy, especially when y...

5 Stars

Bushel Full of Murder - A Farmers' Market Mystery, #6

I really enjoyed the setting of Bushel Full of Murder. I love going to a farmer's market and looking at all the homemade and/or home grown stuff. Add in the mystery of the murderer and I was entertained. I cannot wait to read more books in...

4 Stars

Fatal Fortune - A Psychic Eye Mystery, #12

Fatal Fortune was an interesting read for me. I really liked the idea of questioning your best friend when all the odds are against them. What should you believe? The evidence or what you know about the person? However a mystery and a psych...

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This Time Next Year

I love the 1 Night Stand miniseries. The 1 Night Stand series is based in all genres of romance. Each can be read as a standalone. They are part happy ending and part individual authors. Some do time travel, some do monsters, some do it hot...

5 Stars

Wound Up in Murder - A Yarn Retreat Mystery, #3

Wound Up in Murder is part of the A Yarn Retreat Mystery series. This is book three and I really liked this newest edition. Casey Feldstein loves to knit and she is also a dessert chef. She’s at a retreat that soon turns into a murder scene...

4 Stars

Magic and Macaroons - A Magical Bakery Mystery, #5

Katie Lightfoot is a great baker who has a bake shop in Savannah. She loves to bake goodies to all of her customers at her bakery is called the Honeybee Bakery. During one her regular meetings of the spellbook club a person she has never se...

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

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