New Releases For The Week Of December 16th, 2018–Part 3

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of December 16th, 2018. I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very many of them for this week. Today is the third day of my list for this week. Hope you find some selections for your weekly reading. Enjoy and happy reading.



Teaberry Clause for Alarm (A Teaberry Farm Bed & Breakfast Cozy Book 13) by [Wallace, R. A.]




A Teaberry Farm Bed & Breakfast Cozy Book 13
A minor phrase in an old will gains importance when land formerly donated to the Teaberry Park is threatened. When a murder involves a member of the original donating family, can Megan help Amos dodge a jail cell long enough to save his beloved park? This mild cozy mystery offers a clean read with a female amateur sleuth and friends in a small-town setting. Main characters in the series are multigenerational.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle














Elixirs and Elves (The Faerie Apothecary Mysteries Book 3) by [Wright, Astoria]


The elves of Mount Vale are throwing a Christmas Party, and they’ve invited everyone! While the human residents of Moss Hill are excited to attend, many of the sidhe find the invitation beneath them. It’s no secret that they dislike mingling with non-faeries, but are they so hostile toward humans that one of them would commit murder? Carissa has never gotten along with the sidhe guard, but Varick of Vale has helped her on occasion. So, when he asks for her help after suspicion falls on him, it’s up to her to prove his innocence – if, that is, he isn’t guilty after all.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle














Burdened Bloodline: A Court of Mystery Novel by [Burr, Sarah E.]What’s a little blood among brothers? The Duchess is forced to find out in Burdened Bloodline, the second chapter of the Court of Mystery saga.

Still coming to terms with the deadly events of her romantic getaway at Ogdam Oasis, Duchess Jacqueline Arienta Xavier is eager to leave the deserts of Kwatalar behind. She rides to her allies in the Duchy of Pettraud, determined to put the War Council in motion. As she prepares for inevitable bloodshed and fighting to assault the Realm of Virtues, she can’t help but get caught up in the Pettraud family drama as she meets many of Perry’s brothers for the first time. With the Duke’s ailing health, the lust for their father’s crown has never been more heated, and Jax fears something terribly dark is lurking among the shadows of the castle keep, dangerously fueling these tensions. With the Duchess stranded in a foreign duchy, it’s not a royal visit until someone ends up dead…

Discover who is family and who is foe in Burdened Bloodline, the second Court of Mystery novel.

Learn how the Duchess rose to power in the Ducal Detective Mysteries:

The Ducal Detective
A Feast Most Foul
A Voyage of Vengeance
A Summit in Shadow
Throne of Threats  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle












Baking can be fatal: A Belinda Luper mystery by [Kelly, Scott]


Belinda Luper certainly has a lot on her plate…

If it wasn’t enough that the former winner of TV’s biggest baking competition has been asked to take over as co-judge and presenter on the new series, she is also struggling to get her new patisserie and tea rooms ready to open by the autumn.
Realising she needs help, Belinda hires talented pastry chef Gabrielle Hugel to assist her in the kitchen. The two of them soon get to work, sharing recipes and baking tips. But when Gabrielle is found dead from an overdose of sleeping pills, Belinda’s world is thrown into crisis.
A hidden message points to Gabrielle’s death being murder … but can Belinda put all the clues together before the killer hunts her down?
Set in London and Paris, this murder mystery features ‘The Blingwood Chronicles’ Belinda Luper in her first solo case. Perfect for fans of cozy mysteries and the Great British Bake-off. (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback














Southern Magic Christmas (Sweet Tea Witch Mysteries Book 8) by [Boyles, Amy]It’s Christmas in Magnolia Cove and Pepper Dunn is ready. She’s making her list and checking it twice.

Giant snowmen? Check.
Magical snow? Check.
Murder? Check.

Axel’s parents are visiting for the holiday and Pepper wants things to go smoothly. But when his mom insults the town Scrooge things turn rocky fast.

Worse, when the town Scrooge is murdered, fingers quickly point to Axel’s mom.
Now it’s up to Axel and Pepper to find the real murderer before his mom winds up paying the price for a crime she didn’t commit.

Can Pepper and Axel save the day or will the magical season of Christmas turn into the deadliest ever known to Magnolia Cove?

Find out now!  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle










Kappy King and the Pie Kaper (An Amish Mystery Book 3) by [Lillard, Amy]Kathryn “Kappy” King’s skill at making kapps for the Amish women of Blue Sky, Pennsylvania, is unparalleled. But she’s also dangerously good at discovering dark truths beneath this peaceful valley …
When an “accident” puts beloved bishop’s wife Alma Miller in a coma, many in Blue Sky are quick to blame struggling widow Frannie Lehman. Both women are the best bakers around, but for years Alma’s boysenberry pies have been more award-winning—and profitable—than Frannie’s. And with Alma out of this fall’s county festival, Frannie’s pie finally wins first prize. But when Alma dies and Frannie’s children fall victim to gossip and bullying, Kappy is determined to uncover the real truth.

Soon Kappy and her outcast friend Edie have their hands full of odd clues. What do Alma’s strange last words mean? Why would someone break into her house just to steal a quilt? Who is the mysterious new piemaker in town—and why is she still in Blue Sky after losing the festival competition? When long-buried family secrets and contested legacies start getting into the mix, Kappy and Edie must work fast before another victim gets a deadly pie in the face …  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback, Audiobook











Death Comes to Bath (A Kurland St. Mary Mystery Book 6) by [Lloyd, Catherine]On a visit to Bath, Major Sir Robert Kurland and Lady Lucy Kurland discover that the English spa town is not beneficial to everyone’s health . . .
After Sir Robert’s injury from the battle of Waterloo begins troubling him again, his wife Lucy insists they relocate from the village of Kurland St. Mary to Bath, along with her sister Anna, so that Robert can take the waters and recover.

At the Roman baths, Robert befriends an elderly and pugnacious businessman, Sir William Benson, ennobled by the Crown for his service to industry. Their acquaintance is short-lived, however, when the man is found drowned in the baths. Robert vows to find his killer, with Lucy’s aid.

The members of Sir William’s family seem the most obvious suspects to benefit from the wealthy man’s death, but his will has gone missing. To deduce who sent Sir William to a watery grave, Robert and Lucy must investigate with the utmost discretion—before they too find themselves in over their heads . . .  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Hardcover










A Season to Kill (A Moonlight Bay Psychic Mystery Book 10) by [Emrick, K.J., De Winter, Kathryn]“There’s a strange man in the living room, Miranda!”

Until her resident ghost, Kyle Hunter, woke her with those words, Miranda Wylder had been enjoying several months of peace.

An unexpected, middle of the night visitor, complete with ghost attached, changes all that.

Events start happening around her that seem like coincidence but can’t possibly be because as Miranda always says, nothing is coincidence.

Who is this intruder and who is the ghost? Once again Miranda finds herself deeply involved in another mystery.

If that’s not bad enough. Jack is acting like a jerk and Kyle is keeping secrets.

What is going in her little town of Moonlight Bay? Will Miranda be able to figure it out before her life is changed irrevocably?  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle













Holiday Hostage (Zoe Donovan Cozy Mystery Book 31) by [Daley, Kathi]


A man dies during a dinner party Zak and Zoe are attending, Alex has a famous friend staying with her, a suspicious federal agent shows up creating more questions than answers, and what should be a fairly cut and dried murder investigation turns into a complicated mess which makes it difficult to tell the good guys from the bad guys.

Meanwhile, Levi and Ellie are thrilled when Baby Denton makes an early appearance, and Zoe’s mom Madison is at the end of her rope after taking over as chairperson for Hometown Christmas, which for unknown reasons, seems to be fraught with problems.

It’s funny, it’s family, it’s a Zak and Zoe holiday mystery.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle