I’m so excited to be a stop on the blog tour for author Lena Gregory and her new book Grave Consequences. This is the 5th book in her A Bay Island Psychic Mystery Series. The book was really good.
Grave Consequences (A Bay Island Psychic Mystery)
5th in Series
Publisher: Beyond the Page (May 21, 2020)
Print Length: 194 pages
Digital ASIN: B0881XMPB2
Purchase Links – Amazon – B&N – Kobo
Cass Donovan is reminded that you can’t believe everything you hear, especially when it comes from the dead . . .
When stories begin circulating of a centuries-old ghost haunting the Bay Island lighthouse, Cass is caught up in mystical happenings of her own, with countless voices from the beyond all clamoring for her attention with dire warnings. But before she has a chance to learn whether there’s a connection between the rumored ghost and her restless visitors, the lighthouse keeper mysteriously falls to his death, and Cass’s reputation for communing with the dead lands her right in the middle of the police investigation.
Cass knows the victim was no saint, as he made little effort to hide his philandering ways from his wife or anyone else, and often acted out with no thought for the feelings of others. But had he finally gone too far, or were there more menacing motives behind his murder? As Cass begins building a list of suspects, including the man’s supposedly grieving wife and a mysterious new woman in town, she also turns her ear to those otherworldly voices, hoping for a clue. And as she begins to close in on the culprit, she realizes too late that if she’s not careful, she’ll soon be communicating with the dead in person . . .
The characters are well developed and well rounded. I really like the friendship between Cass, Bee and Stephanie. They are such good friends and would do anything for each other. And I really like how dramatic Bee can be, he makes me laugh. The secondary characters in the book add a lot to the story.
The writing style flows smoothly and it defines the characters very clearly through their actions and words. The author is very talented in her descriptive writing and these descriptions pulled me into the story from the very beginning. I enjoyed the paranormal aspect of this book, and thought that Cass being able to communicate with the dead made it even more interesting. The mystery was well plotted and had enough clues to sift through and suspects to consider. The ending was very climatic and nerve racking.
I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a well crafted cozy mystery. And if you like paranormal cozy, give this book a try.
I voluntarily reviewed an ARC of this book provided by the publisher, Beyond The Page Publishing, and NetGalley, which I greatly appreciate.
Lena Gregory is the author of the Bay Island Psychic Mysteries, which take place on a small island between the north and south forks of Long Island, New York, and the All-Day Breakfast Café Mysteries, which are set on the outskirts of Florida’s Ocala National Forest.
Lena grew up in a small town on the south shore of eastern Long Island. She recently relocated to Clermont, Florida with her husband, three kids, son-in-law, and four dogs. Her hobbies include spending time with family, reading, jigsaw puzzles, and walking. Her love for writing developed when her youngest son was born and didn’t sleep through the night. She works full time as a writer and a freelance editor and is a member of Sisters in Crime.
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Lena.Gregory.Author/?fref=ts
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22 thoughts on “Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours–Grave Consequences”
I have read the first couple books in this series and enjoyed them a lot. This installment sounds just as good. Thanks for your review! mbradeen [at] yahoo [dot] com
Thanks for stopping by and enjoy.
Thank you so much, Marla! I’m so happy you’re enjoying this series. I hope you enjoy Grave Consequences just as much!
I have not read this series, but have been enjoying All-Day Breakfast Café Mystery series. I will have to check out this series. There are not too many to catch up on. Nice review.
Thanks for stopping by. I like that series too.
Thank you so much! I’m so happy you’re enjoying the All-Day Breakfast Cafe Mysteries! I hope you enjoy the Bay Island series just as much. 🙂
Thank you for your review on “Grave Consequences” by Lena Gregory and for being part of the book tour.
Sounds like a wonderful book, but I’d expect nothing less from this author. Definitely on my TBR list and can’t wait for the opportunity to read it. Love the cover!
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Thanks for stopping by and good luck.
Thank you so much, Kay!! I hope you enjoy the story. 🙂
Thanks for another great post. Really enjoyed the post and thanks for the giveaway.
Thank you, Doward!
Thanks for stopping by.
A lighthouse & ghost mystery – sounds fun.
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Thank you, Jana!!
it was fun.
Thank you so much for sharing the release of Grave Consequences! And thank you for such a lovely review. I’m so happy you enjoyed the story!
You’re very welcome, it was my pleasure.