Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours–Valued For Murder

Valued for Murder: A British Cozy Murder Mystery
(A Dotty Sayers Antique Mystery)

Cozy Mystery
2nd in Series
Kanga Press (June 10, 2022)
Number of Pages c. 240
Digital ASIN ‏ : ‎ B09TRXWWNG

I’m so excited to be a stop on the blog tour for author Victoria Tait and her new book  Valued For Murder. It is the second book in her A Dotty Sayers Antique Mystery.

Purchase Links – Amazon 

Valued for Murder: A British Cozy Murder Mystery
(A Dotty Sayers Antique Mystery) by Victoria Tait

Valued for Murder is a wonderful second installment of this series. I especially enjoy the antique theme with all the behind the scene moments of the auctions and all the work they entail. I am excited about the next book, Bidding for Revenge, set to be released on August 19, 2022.
~Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book

This was such a great mystery and I love stories that involve discovering antiques. Valued for Murder was a delightful, fun mystery that will definitely keep you guessing.
~Moonlight Rendevous

If you’re like I am and love British cozies, you have to add Valued for Murder to your TBR piles!
~Christy’s Cozy Corners

An antiques show. A dead diva. For an amateur sleuth the truth is not always crystal clear.

Dotty Sayers is enjoying her job in a Cotswold auction house. When she’s offered a place on an antiques TV show, she nervously agrees to a makeover and is surprised by the admiring glances she receives. Working on set at a historic country hotel, she realises all that glitters is not gold when at the bottom of the circular staircase, one of the experts is found dead.

Was the death accidental or something shadier? Dotty promises to leave the investigation to the police, but as this amateur sleuth appraises the dead woman’s estate, she can’t help unveiling clues. But when she returns from viewing a priceless sculpture, and finds her British blue cat missing, she knows that life does not imitate art.

Can Dotty tell a fake from the real deal and identify the killer?

I was born and raised in Yorkshire, UK, and never expected to travel the world.  But I fell for an Army Officer, and I’ve followed him from Northern Ireland, up to the Scottish Highlands, across to Africa and the Kenyan Savannah, back to the British Cotswolds, and we are now living in Sarajevo, in Bosnia and Herzegovina, in Southern Europe.

I never expected to be an author, but all this moving is not ideal for holding down a job.  Instead, I’ve taken the experiences of the places I’ve lived to write vivid and evocative cozy mystery books with determined female sleuths.

I have two fast-growing teenage boys, and together we’ve learnt to ski on the Bosnian mountains.  I also enjoy horse riding, mountain biking and I’ve started running as a way to improve my physical fitness, mental wellbeing and shed some excess pounds.

Author Links

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TOUR PARTICIPANTS

June 10 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – REVIEW

June 10 – StoreyBook Reviews – CHARACTER GUEST POST

June 10 – I Read What You Write – SPOTLIGHT

June 11 – Socrates Book Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

June 11 – Lady Hawkeye – SPOTLIGHT

June 11 – Moonlight Rendezvous – REVIEW

June 12 – Ruff Drafts – GUEST POST

June 12 – Elizabeth McKenna – Author – SPOTLIGHT

June 12 – FUONLYKNEW – SPOTLIGHT

June 13 – Literary Gold – SPOTLIGHT

June 13 – Sapphyria’s Book Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

June 14 – Mysteries with Character – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

June 14 – Baroness Book Trove – SPOTLIGHT

June 14 – Maureen’s Musings – SPOTLIGHT

June 15 – Ascroft, eh? – CHARACTER INTERVIEW

June 15 – Christy’s Cozy Corners – REVIEW

June 16 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

June 16 – Lisa Ks Book Reviews – REVIEW

June 16 – MJB Reviewers – SPOTLIGHT

June 17 – BookishKelly2020 – SPOTLIGHT

June 17 – #BRVL Book Review Virginia Lee Blog – SPOTLIGHT