New Releases For The Week Of January 20th, 2019–Part 1

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of January 20th, 2019.  I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very many of them for this week. Today is the first day of my list for this week. Hope you find some selections for your weekly reading. Enjoy and happy reading.



Left Holding the Bag: A Quilting Cozy by [Jones, Carol Dean]


When sixty-eight-year-old Sarah Miller moves into the Cunningham Village retirement community, she is mourning the loss of her husband, her young grandson, and the place that has been home for forty-two years. But Sarah is a survivor. As she reaches out into the retirement community that is to become home, she finds friends, activities, new hobbies, and a possible love interest. The tenth installment of this fun, friendly series of cozy mysteries contains a new friend, trunks full of vintage fabric, credit card fraud, a budding romance, and murder—and Sarah and her friends are at the center of it all.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback














A Death at a Gentleman's Club: A witty historical fiction murder mystery (Euphemia Martins Mysteries Book 12) by [Dunford, Caroline]

In the run up to Christmas 1913, Euphemia’s stepfather, the Bishop, proposes a family lunch at his club.

Bertram, who is staying with the Mullers, runs her up to town in his car. He decides to let Euphemia confront her family alone before introducing himself as her fiancé. He retreats to the Billiard Room only to be summoned when a murder occurs.

The members are very reluctant to call the police and Bertram is asked to sort out what actually happened before the police arrive. He enlists Euphemia’s help, to her mother’s shock and, to everyone’s surprise, the Bishop’s approval.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback













A Gruesome Goal (Back Room Bookstore Cozy Mystery Book 4) by [Harper, Susan]Sometimes, the simplest goal is to just stay alive

A paranormal cozy mystery from #1 Best Selling Author Susan Harper

Monica is relaxing in the mystic realm catching a game of Romp-A-Roo. When a tragedy strikes, another supernatural mystery follows. When her sister’s new beau is accused, Monica must solve another supernatural mystery and clear his name.

A Gruesome Goal is part of the Back Room Bookstore Cozy Mystery series. If you like fun paranormal mysteries, you will love Monica and her friends, both human and supernatural.

Get A Gruesome Goal and start solving your next supernatural mystery today!

Always FREE on Kindle Unlimited  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle












Four-Leaf Clovers: (A Paranormal Cozy Mystery) (Western Woods Mystery Book 4) by [Silver, Samantha]Tina’s not feeling all that lucky right now…

When one of the local fairies at Hexpresso bean is found dead, Tina is horrified. And things only get worse when poison is declared the culprit and Ellie becomes the prime suspect. After all, she was the one who baked the cinnamon bun that led to the murder.

Tina and the others immediately jump on the case, intent on finding the true killer before Ellie is wrongfully arrested.

But between finding the killer, preparing Sara for her an important audition and finding a new clue that might lead to her true coven, Tina begins to wonder if she hasn’t bitten off more than she can chew.

Plus, she can’t help but feel that her initial welcome might be wearing off and a few people in town aren’t too happy about her movie nights.

Will Tina manage to keep all the balls in the air, or will everything come crashing down around her?

Four Leaf Clover is the fourth book in the Western Woods mystery series of full-length, humorous paranormal cozy mystery novels.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle












Familiar Protocol (Witchin' Impossible Cozy Mysteries Book 3) by [George, Renee]A disgruntled bear fiancé. A wanted familiar. A hairless cat named Lonnie.. For Hazel Kinsey, it’s just another day in Paradise Falls.

When Hazel’s familiar Tizzy the Squirrel fell in love with another familiar, they had no idea her furry pal would gain witch magic.
Apparently, that’s a big no-no for the High Familiar Clowder, the council who rules all familiars. When the Clowder shows up in Paradise Falls to decommission Tizzy and send her to the in-between, Haze defies the stick-in-the-butt jerkfaces by refusing to trade in Tiz for a new familiar.

But the Clowder means business. They strip Hazel of her magic, leaving her no better than a human. Worst of all, she’s lost the mating scent she shared with her bear-beau, the hunky-handsome Ford Baylor. Without it or her witch powers, she can never be a real mate for him.

With only seventy-two hours to find a solution to her familiar and fiancé problems, Hazel and pals must find a way to stop the Clowder, get Hazel witchified again, save Tizzy and her true love, and oh yeah, battle sinister forces intent on glomming as much power as possible.

Yep. Just another day in Paradise Falls.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle











Picture Not Perfect (The Not So Reluctant Detectives Book 2) by [Haggerty, D.E.]

A picture tells a story. But is it the truth?

When the police find pictures of Melanie hanging up at her murdered colleague’s house, they’re convinced he was stalking her. Maybe she even killed him. Melanie was not being stalked! And she certainly didn’t kill her supposed stalker – as if. But Mel – always up for a bit of drama – jumps at the chance to go search for the real killer. When Mel’s ex-boyfriend, Owen, discovers her plans, he pulls out all the stops to ensure she’s safe and to win her back. No matter what happens with the murder investigation, he’s not letting her go. With the police setting their sights on Mel, he may need to jeopardize his own career on the police force to protect her.

Will Mel find the real killer before the detectives arrest her for murder?  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle













A Slice of Magic: A sweet, charming and magical small town romance for 2019! (The Magic Pie Shop, Book 1) by [Mayes, A. G.]


The perfect read for fans of Debbie Macomber!

A plea she can’t ignore, a town of secrets and a magical recipe for love – or disaster…

Susanna Daniels has spent over twenty years wondering why her beloved Aunt Erma disappeared from her life. When Aunt Erma leaves a voicemail asking for help at her pie shop, Susanna thinks she’s finally going to get the answers she’s been waiting for. But when Susanna arrives in the small town of Hocus Hills, Aunt Erma is gone, leaving only a short note, her mischievous dog, Mitzy, and a pie shop with a mind of its own to run…  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback













As Long As There's Cake (A Cookie and Cream Cozy Mystery Book 6) by [Emrick, K.J.]A New Marriage… A Desperate Granddaughter… And An Old Mystery…

When a man caught breaking and entering claims to have new information in a decades old mystery, Cookie can’t help but get involved.

The new information seems to indicate that one of the town’s residents was involved all those years ago and Cookie is having a difficult time believing it.

If that isn’t enough to deal with Cookie’s granddaughter, Clarissa, arrives unexpectedly on her doorstep with a very large problem.

Life has gotten more complicated than a Chocolate Soufflé for Cookie.
Can she sort it all out before the lives of people she cares about are ruined?  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle