Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours–A Genuine Fix

 

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I’m so excited to be a stop on the blog tour for author J. C. Kenney and his new book A Genuine Fix.  This is the second book in his An Allie Cobb Mystery Series.

A Genuine Fix (An Allie Cobb Mystery)
Cozy Mystery
2nd in Series
Lyrical Underground (July 16, 2019)
Paperback: 194 pages
ISBN-10: 1516108604
ISBN-13: 978-1516108602
Digital ASIN: B07KDWV2RX

  

 

Purchase links – Amazon   – B&N  – Kobo

 

 

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J.C. Kenney has crafted a masterpiece of misdirection with this second outing for Allie Cobb.
~A Wytch’s Book Review Blog

 

Murder takes a page out of a killer’s playbook when literary agent Allie Cobb becomes her Indiana town’s number-one bestselling suspect …

Running the family literary business while preparing for her best friend’s wedding, chairing a park planning committee, and getting her rescue cat to bond with her boyfriend’s golden retriever doesn’t leave Allie Cobb much time for crime-solving. But when the guy who stood her up the night of her high school senior prom is killed and dumped in a pile of mulch, Allie’s suddenly the prime suspect.

It’s insulting enough that gambler, drunk, and all-around lowlife Georgie Alonso was found on the site of the memorial park honoring Allie’s deceased father. Now she’s fighting to clear her name and hold off a rush to judgment. But politics, decades-old secrets, and a slew of high-profile suspects make dangerous bedfellows as the eve of the park’s grand opening draws nearer. She’ll have to nab a killer soon, before her storybook life gets a bad ending …

 

 

 

 

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J.C. Kenney grew up in a household filled with books by legends Agatha Christie and Lilian Jackson Braun, among many others, so it was no surprise when he found himself writing mystery stories. When he’s not writing, you can find him following IndyCar racing or listening to music. He lives in Indianapolis with his wife, two sons, and a cat who is the inspiration for Ursula in the Allie Cobb Mysteries.

Author Links

Website – https://www.jckenney.com;

Twitter – https://twitter.com/JCKenney1;

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/JCKenney1;

Goodreads – https://www.goodreads.com/JCKenney;

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/j.c.kenney/

 

 

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TOUR PARTICIPANTS

July 18 – Brooke Blogs – CHARACTER GUEST POST

July 18 – A Wytch’s Book Review Blog – REVIEW, CHARACTER INTERVIEW

July 18 – Readeropolis – SPOTLIGHT, INDIVIDUAL GIVEAWAY

July 19 – The Avid Reader – REVIEW, INDIVIDUAL GIVEAWAY

July 19 – Ascroft, eh? – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

July 19 – MJB Reviewers – SPOTLIGHT, INDIVIDUAL GIVEAWAY

July 20 – Babs Book Bistro – GUEST POST

July 20 – Socrates Book Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

July 20 – The Book Diva’s Reads – CHARACTER GUEST POST, INDIVIDUAL GIVEAWAY

July 20 – Bibliophile Reviews – REVIEW

July 21 – Literary Gold – SPOTLIGHT

July 21 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

July 21 – Christa Reads and Writes – REVIEW

July 22 – I’m All About Books – GUEST POST, INDIVIDUAL GIVEAWAY

July 22 – Laura’s Interests – REVIEW

July 22 – Baroness’ Book Trove – SPOTLIGHT

July 23 – Rosepoint Publishing – REVIEW

July 23 – Sneaky the Library Cat’s Blog – CHARACTER INTERVIEW

July 23 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – REVIEW, INDIVIDUAL GIVEAWAY

 

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Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours–Cliff Hanger

 

 

 

I’m so excited to be a stop on the blog tour for author Mary Feliz and her new book Cliff Hanger.  This is the fifth book in her A Maggie McDonald Mystery Series.  I have read them all and they are wonderful.

 

Cliff Hanger (A Maggie McDonald Mystery)
Cozy Mystery
5th in Series
Lyrical Underground (July 16, 2019)
Paperback: 215 pages
ISBN-10: 1516105303
ISBN-13: 978-1516105304
Digital ASIN: B07JLLRRT2

 

Purchase Links: 

Amazon     B&N  Kobo   Google Books

 

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When a hang-gliding stranger is found fatally injured in the cliffs above Monterey Bay, the investigation into his death becomes a cluttered mess. Professional organizer Maggie McDonald must sort the clues to catch a coastal killer before her family becomes a target . . .

Maggie has her work cut out for her helping Renée Alvarez organize her property management office. Though the condominium complex boasts a prime location on the shores of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, aging buildings and the high-maintenance tenants have Renée run ragged. But Maggie’s efforts are complicated when her sons attempt to rescue a badly injured man who crashed his ultra-light on the coastal cliffs.

Despite their efforts to save him, the man dies. Maggie’s family members become the prime suspects in a murder investigation and the target of a lawsuit. Her instincts say something’s out of place, but solving a murder won’t be easy. Maggie still needs to manage her business, the pushy press, and unwanted interest from criminal elements. Controlling chaos is her specialty, but with this killer’s crime wave, Maggie may be left hanging . . .

 

 

 

 

The writing style flows smoothly and the book is an easy read.  The author is very talented in her descriptive writing and those descriptions pulled me into the story right away.  I loved the descriptions of the Monterey Bay area and I enjoyed reading about all of the marine life that they saw. And I really liked all the tips that the author supplied at the beginning of each chapter, they were varied and useful ideas.

I have read all the books in this series and I have enjoyed them all.  I did enjoy this book but it seemed a little unbelievable to me. I found it hard to believe that Maggie’s sons would be held responsible for the man’s death, all they did was call for help and stay with the victim.  And the boys were portrayed as much older than they really are (they acted like college kids to me). And the fact that this family has such close ties to law enforcement that any theory they came up with, and there were some outlandish ones, could be checked out by someone the family knew. That is only my opinion and others may not agree with me.  

I do enjoy the fact that the protagonist has a family, because so many of the cozies I read have single heroines that have friends for support.  The family group is refreshing and I really like that.  It made it more realistic to me, Maggie having a family and having the responsibilities of all parents.

The mystery was well plotted and complex.  There were enough clues to sift through and suspects to consider and it was not easily solved.  There were enough red herrings thrown in and twists and turns that sometimes I felt like I was on a rollercoaster, which is a good thing.

I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a well crafted cozy.  I will definitely read the next one in the series when it is released.  Whenever I see there is a new book in the series, I know I am in for a treat.

I voluntarily reviewed an ARC of this book provided by the publisher, Kensington Books, and NetGalley, which I greatly appreciate.

 

 

 

 

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Mary Feliz writes the Maggie McDonald Mysteries featuring a Silicon Valley professional organizer and her sidekick golden retriever. She’s worked for Fortune 500 firms and mom and pop enterprises competed in whale boat races and done synchronized swimming. She attends organizing conferences in her character’s stead, but Maggie’s skills leave her in the dust. Her first book, ADDRESS TO DIE FOR, received a Kirkus Star and was named a Best Book of 2017 by Kirkus Reviews.

Author Links: Website – Blog – Facebook – Twitter

 

 

 

 

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July 16 – Babs Book Bistro – GUEST POST

July 16 – Ascroft, eh? – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

July 16 – Carla Loves To Read – REVIEW

July 17 – The Avid Reader – REVIEW, EXCERPT

July 17 – Literary Gold – SPOTLIGHT

July 17 – StoreyBook Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

July 18 – Books a Plenty Book Reviews  REVIEW, CHARACTER GUEST POST

July 18 – Handcrafted Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

July 18 – MJB Reviewers – REVIEW

July 19 – I’m All About Books – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT

July 19 – A Blue Million Books  – AUTHOR INTERVIEW

July 20 – Baroness’ Book Trove – REVIEW

July 20 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – SPOTLIGHT  

July 21 – Cozy Up With Kathy – GUEST POST

July 21 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT

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New Releases For The Week Of July 14th, 2019–Part 4

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of July 14th, 2019. I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very many of them for the week. Today is the fourth and final day of my list for this week. Hope you find some selections for your weekly reading. Enjoy and happy reading.

 

The Pawful Truth (Cat in the Stacks Mystery Book 11) by [James, Miranda]When Charlie Harris decides to go back to school, he and his Maine Coon cat, Diesel, find themselves entangled in a deadly lovers quarrel on campus in the latest installment of the New York Times bestselling series.

In addition to his library duties and his role as doting grandad, Charlie has enrolled in  an early medieval history course offered by young, charismatic professor Carey Warriner. Charlie feels a bit out of place- his fellow classmates are half his age- except for Dixie Bell Compton, another ‘mature’ student. When Charlie hears an angry exchange between her and their professor, his interest in piqued. He’s even more intrigued when she shows up at his office asking for a study partner. Charlie turns her down and is saddened to learn just a few days later that Dixie has been killed.

Charlie wonders if Professor Warriner had anything to do with Dixie’s death. Warriner is married to a fellow professor who happens to be a successful author. There are rumors on campus that their marriage was on the rocks. Was Dixie’s death the result of a lovers’ triangle gone bad? Charlie soon discovers that the professor’s wife may have some secrets of her own and his suspect list is only getting longer.

As he and Diesel step further into the tangled web of relationships, someone else is viciously killed. Whose jealousy finally erupted into murderous rage? Was it a crime of passion or is there another  more sinister motive? Charlie  races to unravel this mystery: and to draw out the culprit, he may just have to put his own life on the line…  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Hardcover, Audiobook

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IMurder in Marin County (You Don't Know Jack Book 1) by [Wade, Derek]n You Don’t Know Jack: Murder in Marin County, Jack Brubaker, veteran sailor and private investigator, becomes embroiled in a gruesome Marin County murder case while searching for his missing sister. In his hunt for the murderer, the world weary Brubaker teams up with homicide detective Ellen Jacobs and is aided by a collection of local eccentrics in the San Francisco Bay town of Sausalito. Hired by the victim’s wife, Jack himself becomes the focus of the police investigation as he delves into the murky side of Marin County, complete with trailer parks, meth houses, and Cult compounds. During Jack’s investigation he is forced to revisit the sailing death of his father, while coming to terms with his failed relationship with his sister Lucy.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Violet Carlyle Mysteries Boxset 1: A Cozy Historical Series by [Byers, Beth]

 

Books 1-3 of The Violet Carlyle Mysteries.

Including Murder & The Heir, Kennington House Murder, and Murder at the Folly.
Are you ready for the roaring twenties? For a spunky young woman determined to craft her own life? If so, you’ll love Vi, her indulgent twin Vic, and their friends. You might even find your imagination caught by the detective, Jack Wakefield. For fans of Carola Dunn, Jacqueline Winspear, Georgette Heyer, and Lee Strauss.

A light, cozy mystery with a fun peek into life in the life of a bright young thing. No swearing, graphic scenes, or cliffhangers.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Savory, Sweet, & Scandalous (Ooey Gooey Bakery Mystery Book 4) by [Brown, Katherine H.]Two best friends & a bakery! Secrets swirling in with the rain. You don’t want to miss this fun & delicious read.

The storm of the season is rolling in to Seashell Bay but that isn’t the only thing that has Piper and Sam blown away.

When photos and secrets from the past start popping up left and right threatening Sam’s mother, the blame is placed squarely on Sam’s shoulders.

Now, Piper and Sam are drowning in questions while the town is flooding with danger. Throw planning a surprise going away party at the Ooey Gooey Goodness Bakery into the mix and it’s a recipe for disaster!

Will Piper and Sam figure out who is spilling secrets before the scandal spirals and sinks Sam’s mother for good?
Or have the girls finally bitten off more than they can chew?  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Quinton Case (A Markham Sisters Cozy Mystery Novella Book 17) by [Xarissa, Diana]It’s nearly Christmas, and Janet and Joan Markham have been looking forward to having Doveby House to themselves for a fortnight. Joan promised not to book any guests into the bed and breakfast through Christmas and New Year. When Joan gets a letter from a distant cousin who wants to visit, though, the sisters can’t bring themselves to turn him away.

Roland Dickerson turns out to be a fairly unpleasant man who expects to be entertained during his visit. While the sisters do their best, they feel considerably less hospitable when Roland informs them that before he arrived he’d discovered a newer will written by the sisters’ great-aunt Mildred. Janet and Joan had used the money they’d inherited from Mildred to buy Doveby House.

When Roland’s solicitor, Eldridge Quinton, arrives, he and Roland suggest a settlement that would see the sisters paying their cousin far more than they can easily afford.

But is Roland truly their distant cousin? Is the newly discovered will actually genuine? Will the man’s visit ruin Christmas for the sisters, or can their friends help them out of a difficult situation?  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Late For Shuffleboard (The Way Over the Hill Gang Book 3) by [Scott, M K]

 

The senior sleuths are hot on the trail of a veteran’s murderer and a missing dog in a cold case that’s raising eyebrows and causing a stir in their tightknit community.

The clock is ticking. Only a few short days before the victim’s home is razed and all the potential evidence is wiped clean.
With new complications at every turn, the Senior Sleuths feel the heat as the impossible deadline approaches.

Can they close this case before the truth is buried for good?  (Amazon)

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Murder in Marseille (Maggie Newberry Mysteries Book 14) by [Kiernan-Lewis, Susan]From bouillabaisse to betrayal…
…and the beautiful city that is home to both

When the dead body of one of Marseille’s most corrupt politicians is found stuffed in Maggie’s car trunk it creates a bubbling stew of deception, betrayal and revenge.

Is there a connection between the victim and Maggie? Her family? Or is this a message for Laurent as a result of his nefarious history of crime and misdeeds?

Even worse, a devastating family secret that Laurent and Maggie have spent the last twelve years hiding is shockingly revealed to the world, putting everything they have—as well as everyone they love—in immediate jeopardy.

This heart-stopping thrill-ride takes you through the menacing back streets of Marseille in Maggie’s determined trajectory toward the truth—and the truly evil—behind it.

(Bonus: Laurent’s classic bouillabaisse recipe is at the end of the book!)

This book is a clean read: no graphic violence, sex or strong language
Genre: light culinary cozy mystery, women amateur sleuth, cozy animal (dog)

MAGGIE NEWBERRY MYSTERIES
Murder in the South of France
Murder a la Carte
Murder in Provence
Murder in Paris
Murder in Aix
Murder in Nice
Murder in the Latin Quarter
Murder in the Abbey
Murder in the Bistro
Murder in Cannes
Murder in Grenoble
Murder in the Vineyard
Murder in Arles
Murder in Marseille  (Amazon)

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A Genuine Fix (An Allie Cobb Mystery Book 2) by [Kenney, J.C.]Murder takes a page out of a killer’s playbook when literary agent Allie Cobb becomes her Indiana town’s number-one bestselling suspect …
 
Running the family literary business while preparing for her best friend’s wedding, chairing a park planning committee, and getting her rescue cat to bond with her boyfriend’s golden retriever doesn’t leave Allie Cobb much time for crime-solving. But when the guy who stood her up the night of her high school senior prom is killed and dumped in a pile of mulch, Allie’s suddenly the prime suspect.

It’s insulting enough that gambler, drunk, and all-around lowlife Georgie Alonso was found on the site of the memorial park honoring Allie’s deceased father. Now she’s fighting to clear her name and hold off a rush to judgment. But politics, decades-old secrets, and a slew of high-profile suspects make dangerous bedfellows as the eve of the park’s grand opening draws nearer. She’ll have to nab a killer soon, before her storybook life gets a bad ending …  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bark of Night (An Andy Carpenter Novel Book 19) by [Rosenfelt, David]The next novel in David Rosenfelt’s witty, heartfelt mystery series featuring lawyer Andy Carpenter and his faithful golden retriever, Tara. 

When defense lawyer Andy Carpenter’s veterinarian asks to speak to him privately at the checkup of his golden retriever, Tara, the last thing Andy expects is Truman. Tiny, healthy, French bulldog Truman was dropped off days ago with instructions to be euthanized by a man everyone thought was his owner. But now the owner is nowhere to be found.

Andy is furious. Who would want to euthanize a perfectly healthy dog with no explanation? He is willing to whisk Truman away to the Tara Foundation, the dog-rescue organization which is Andy’s true passion. They will find a home for Truman. But that’s not all the vet tells Andy. Thanks to Truman’s chip, it’s discovered that the man wasn’t Truman’s owner at all . . . Truman’s real owner has been murdered.

It’s now up to Andy – with help from his loyal sidekick Tara, Truman and the rest of the gang – to solve this case. In the latest in the popular Andy Carpenter mystery series, David Rosenfelt’s charmingly clever wit and love of dogs are back and better than ever.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Hardcover, Audiobook

 

Review of Murder On The Mountain

Murder On The Mountain
Cottonwood Springs, Book #6
Dianne Harman
5 Stars

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Synopsis:

A broken tree branch.
A dead body.
An ambitious personal assistant.
An unfaithful husband.

Was it murder or simply an unfortunate accident?

A lot of people resented Amelia Prescott, the grande dame of marketing agencies, because of her success. But did someone resent her enough to murder her?

That becomes the job of Sheriff Davis and Brigid – to find out if Amelia’s death was an accident or a carefully thought out murder.

Confrontations can get dicey. Good thing Brigid has a 125-pound Newfoundland to help her.

This is the sixth book in the popular Cottonwood Springs Cozy Mystery Series by a two-time USA Today Bestselling Author. (Goodreads)

Review:

The characters are well developed and well rounded. Brigid is a smart hardworking woman. She has passed the tests needed for her to work at the sheriff’s department and right away her assistance is needed. I really enjoyed getting to know her and her husband, Linc, and their other family and friends. They all seem to care about each other and are willing to do whatever is needed to help each other.

The writing style flows smoothly and the book is an easy read. I really liked that the murder took place in the prologue and then the suspects were presented in the subsequent chapters. That allowed the reader to learn more about the suspects and their motives. The mystery was well plotted and carried on well throughout the entire book. I was not sure who the culprit was until the reveal.

I would recommend this book to anyone who enjoys a well crafted cozy. Pick up a copy and enjoy.

 

New Releases For The Week Of July 14th, 2019–Part 3

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of July 14th, 2019. I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very many of them for the 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.

 

 

Scandal & Gretel: Bookish Adventures in Witch-Lit (Bohemian Lake Book 12) by [Stapleton, Rachael, Howe, DeAnn]“Fairytale fans get ready to hear the cuckoo clocks, taste the gingerbread and experience murder most Grimm—first of the Bookish Adventures in the new Witch-Lit mystery set.

As a half-breed witch who’s descended from one of the world’s most famous witch-hunters, Sera Popescu sticks out like a toothbrush on Halloween in Salem, Massachusetts. So, what does she do? She moves to Bohemian Lake to begin her magical new life and career, working for world-renowned mystery writer and owner of Gas Lamp Literary Tours, Nelle Storey.
Every other month Nelle’s book club spotlights a 19th century author. This month it just happens to be a duo—the Brothers Grimm and the adventure book club is off to explore the medieval magic of the Black Forest in South Western Germany. Sera, whose conflicting ancestry stems from Europe is excited to see the half-timbered homes, hear the cuckoo clocks and travel over the narrow cobblestone streets. But the fairytale scenario gets a little too real when one of the book club members opens up the cottage oven during the tours first Black Forest stops.
Could the charred remains belong to the Gingerbread Hag or is this just a prank for the tourists? As if things weren’t grim enough, when they return to town, they discover two children are missing and their host has been arrested for murder.
Now, holed up in a small German village full of riled up witch-haters, it’s up to Sera to find the story’s happy ending—or wind up on the end of a pitchfork.
Scandal & Gretel is the twelfth book in the Bohemian Lake Series, and it’s the first of the set dedicated to half-witch Sera Popescu and the Bohemian Lake’s Adventure Book club. While the series is best enjoyed in order, each book is a complete mystery on its own. For those of you who are new to my books, the Bohemian Lake series is a world comprised of multiple sets. Each set focuses on a different Bohemian resident(s), although all of the books intersect.

Bohemian Lake Reading Order:

Penning Trouble: Murder, She Floats,
Haunted House Flippers: Cookies, Corpses and the Deadly Haunt
Penning Trouble: Murder, She Slopes,
Haunted House Flippers: Candy Canes, Corpses and the Gothic Haunt
Bohemian Murder Manor: Gypsies, Traps & Missing Thieves
Bohemian Murder Manor: Make-Believes & Lost Memories
Haunted House Flippers: Crumb Cake, Corpses and the Run-of-the-Mill
Penning Trouble: Murder, Ye Bones
Bohemian Festival Fiasco: Nuttier than a Pecan Pie
Bohemian Murder Manor: Ouija, Death & Wicked Witchery
Bookish Adventures in Witch-Lit: Scandal & Gretel

Scroll up and start reading now!  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Death by Stiletto: A Cape May Cozy Caper by [Roberts, K. T. ]A jewel thief on the loose . . . a dead body in the closet . . . a good deed gone wrong, and the homecoming is just getting started!

When the McKall triplets return home to Cape May, New Jersey for their high school reunion, they never expected to be involved in a homicide on their first night in town. But after their former classmate Sissy Post bangs on their door and begs for help, they feel the need to become involved.

The misguided attempt to help places Shelby McKall at the murder scene, and lands both Shelby and Sissy in custody. When the victim turns out to be none other than the archenemy of both women, they find themselves in deep trouble with the evidence stacking high against them.

Now, the McKall sisters must prove Shelby’s innocence, and they’re looking to the newest detective on the force for help. Arrogant and stubborn, this former nerd—who sizzles hotter than the Arizona sun in August—gives the sisters a hard time at every turn. But as the crime spree continues, the sisters feel drastic measures are in order. Only this time, they’re in way over their heads!   (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Something Fishy by [Schmitt, Lois]Attorney Samuel (Sam) Wong goes missing, and wildlife magazine reporter Kristy Farrell is convinced that his disappearance is tied to her latest story. Twenty acres of prime beachfront property are up for sale, and the waterfront community is deeply divided much like the Hatfields and the McCoys. Environmentalists are lined up on the side of the local aquarium, and business owners are aligned with millionaire land developer Lucien Moray, Wong’s employer.
When a body is found in a nearby inlet, Farrell and her veterinarian daughter take up the mystery. They discover deep secrets among the aquarium staff – secrets that point to one of them as the killer. The aquarium is soon plagued with numerous accidents, one of which threatens the lives of our amateur sleuths. On top of all this, a second murder occurs, adding to the intrigue. Who in this small town is involved in the killings, and why?
Solving the murders and Wong’s disappearance aren’t Farrell’s only challenges. When her widowed, septuagenarian mother announces her engagement, Farrell suspects that her suitor isn’t on the up and up. Farrell races to discover his past while staying ahead of people whose dark secrets threaten her life.
Something Fishy is a fast-paced small-town mystery, full of suspense and humor.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle, Paperback

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Criminal Celebration in Hillbilly Hollow (Ozark Ghost Hunter Mysteries Book 8) by [Baker, Blythe]

 

 

There’s a deadly occasion in Hillbilly Hollow…

It’s finally here. The week of Emma and Billy’s long-awaited wedding has arrived. There’s just one problem: a dead body has turned up and half the wedding party are suspects.

Can Emma use her ghost whispering powers to solve one last crime and still make it to the church in time for her vows? Or will the big day end in tragedy?  (Amazon)

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Candlelit Madness: A 1920s Historical Mystery Anthology including Violet Carlyle by [Byers, Beth, Jane, Bettie, Dean, Carolyn L., Reid, C. Jane]Note: This is a short story collection that contains a Violet Carlyle short story as well as another Beth Byers short introducing new series. 

Welcome to a very flapper evening!

Are you ready for the roaring twenties? For spunky young women crafting their own lives? If so, you’ll love Violet, Julia, Edwina, Hettie, Ro, and Lola.

Inside, you’ll find several short stories with adventures, cocktails, kisses, and fun. With stories from The Violet Carlyle Mysteries, The Piccadilly Ladies Club Mysteries, the Lola Star series, as well as the brand-new Hettie and Ro Adventures.

For fans of Carola Dunn, Jacqueline Winspear, Georgette Heyer, and Lee Strauss. A light, cozy mystery with a fun peek into a an evening with bright young things.  (Amazon)

Editions Available:  Kindle

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ripe For Vengeance (A Greenhouse Mystery Book 5) by [Tyson, Wendy]It’s late spring in Winsome, and Washington Acres is alive with the sights and sounds of farm life. The flowers are blossoming, the vegetable gardens are thriving, the pollinators are buzzing, and the Pennsylvania countryside has fully awakened from its deep winter slumber. Only this season, rebirth comes with a price.

College friends of Megan’s beau, the handsome veterinarian Dr. Denver Finn, are in Winsome for a corporate volunteer event. They will be mentoring troubled kids from a nearby school during a hiking and camping trip. When one of Dr. Finn’s friends is murdered at the state park, a student—a boy with a brutal history—becomes the prime suspect.

With a teen’s life at stake, Megan digs into the victim’s past to clear the boy’s name. She learns that the victim sowed conflict wherever he went. As Megan worms her way closer to the truth, she realizes her own life is at stake, as well as the lives of those she loves.

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RIPE FOR VENGEANCE by Wendy Tyson | A Henery Press Mystery. If you like one, you’ll probably like them all.   (Amazon)

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Finding a body washed ashore in Whitefall Cove was not how I wanted to start my day.

I much preferred to face the morning with a hot strong caffeinated beverage, but alas, we can’t always have what we want. Out on a morning stroll with my familiar, Archie, I couldn’t believe my bad luck when we stumbled upon the body of local teenager Emily Sherman washed up on the beach.

Unable to resist the lure of solving the mystery, I immediately set about finding her killer, but untangling a growing list of suspects isn’t as easy as I’d initially thought. With an election looming and Councilor Griffin’s nephew caught up in the net, the pressure is on to find out whodunnit and close the case.

Let’s not mention working side by side with newly single detective Jackson Ward. Murder, mischief, and mayhem I can take in my stride, but a date with Jackson? That’s enough to have my magic sparking in nervous anticipation.

This paranormal murder mystery will have you completely spellbound and laughing out loud!  (Amazon)

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IThe Second-Worst Restaurant in France: A Paul Stuart Novel (2) (Paul Stuart Series) by [McCall Smith, Alexander]n this delightful sequel to the best-selling comedic novel My Italian Bulldozer, Paul Stuart’s travels take him to a French village, where the local restaurant’s haute cuisine leaves a lot to be desired.

Renowned Scottish cookbook writer Paul Stuart is hard at work on his new book, The Philosophy of Food, but complicated domestic circumstances, and two clingy cats, are making that difficult.

So when Paul’s eccentric cousin Chloe suggests that he join her at the house she’s rented in the French countryside, he jumps at the chance. The two quickly befriend the locals, including their twin-sister landladies, who also own the infamous local restaurant known to be the second-worst eatery in all of France. During their stay, the restaurant’s sole waitress gives birth mid-dinner service and the maître d’ storms off after fighting with the head chef. Paul is soon drafted to improve the gastronomy of the village, while Chloe, ever on the hunt for her next romance, busies herself with distracting the handsome but incompetent chef. Could he be husband number six?

With all this local drama to deal with, Paul finds it next to impossible to focus on his writing, and that’s before he learns that Chloe’s past is far more complicated than he’d ever imagined. Paul will have to call upon al his experience—with food and with people—to bring order back to the village. And he may just learn something about family—and about himself—along the way.  (Amazon)

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Cirque du Fear (Brady Paranormal Investigations Book 4) by [Crowley, Harper]Nobody ever said a clown is a girl’s best friend.

Especially when it comes to Meredith and her sister, Jess. But even though Meredith doesn’t think  this case will be any easier than the others they’ve investigated recently, Russ convinces her that maybe, just maybe, this time they’ll get the break they deserve. Sure, the clowns are creepy, but they’re not paranormal. This should be an open and shut case. The living always leaves something behind, the dead tends to be a little trickier.

Except these aren’t your average circus clowns, and even though they’ve been sighted around the university, they’re definitely not living the college life. Not at all. These clowns aren’t messing around, and they’re not about to let anything, or anyone, get in their way.  Especially an intrepid group of paranormal investigators and their pint-sized canine companion.   (Amazon)

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Shamed: A Kate Burkholder Novel by [Castillo, Linda]In this gripping thriller from New York Times bestselling author Linda Castillo, a devastating murder exposes an Amish family’s tortured past.

The peaceful town of Painters Mill is shattered when an Amish grandmother is brutally murdered on an abandoned farm. When Chief of Police Kate Burkholder arrives on the scene, she learns that the woman’s seven-year-old granddaughter is gone, abducted in plain sight. Kate knows time is against her—the longer the girl is missing, the less likely her safe return becomes. The girl’s family is a pillar of the Amish community, well-respected by all. But Kate soon realizes they’re keeping secrets—and the sins of their past may be coming back to haunt them. What are they hiding and why?

Kate’s investigation brings her to an isolated Old Order Amish settlement along the river, a community where family is everything and tradition is upheld with an iron fist. But the killer is close behind, drawing more victims into a twisted game of revenge. Left behind at each new crime scene are cryptic notes that lead Kate to a haunting and tragic secret. What she uncovers threatens to change everything she thought she knew about the family she’s fighting for, the Amish community as a whole—and her own beliefs.

As time to find the missing girl runs out, Kate faces a harrowing choice that will test her convictions and leave one family forever changed.  (Amazon)

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New Releases For The Week Of July 14th, 2019–Part 2

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of July 14th, 2019. I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very  many of them for the week. Today is the second day of my list for this week. Hope you find some selections for your weekly reading. Enjoy and happy reading.

 

 

LOOSE LIPS COST LIVES.

It’s 1986, and Adam Cave, lead singer of the pop sensation Loose Lips, is struggling to stay in the closet, especially as his group is going through a messy split, and media speculation about the reasons behind it is rife.

Joe Stone has been assigned to Adam as a runner for the behind-the-scenes, warts and all expose of the recording of the band’s last album, and an unlikely friendship begins to form.

But when the band’s manager, Jack Eddy, is found dead in Adam’s hotel room in what looks like a sex game gone wrong, Joe feels compelled to help. He turns to his flatmate, Russell, to help him clear the pop star’s name, and keep his secret.

Russell, meanwhile, has a secret of his own. He’s just been for a test, the results of which may change his life forever.  (Amazon)

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Black Magic Is Taboo For Good Reason (Diva Delaney Mysteries Book 12) by [Jayde, Anni]

A mysterious mob boss from Chicago is hellbent on eliminating Diva Delaney and he’ll stop at nothing to get the job done. She’ll have to travel to the UK Council headquarters to speak to someone who might be able to shed some light on the coven her nemesis comes from.

During her meeting with the reclusive warlock, Diva accidentally triggers an event that will irrevocably shape her future. Any attempts to alter her fate will bring dire consequences. She’s going to have to let it run its course and see what the eventual outcome will be.

No one will be exempt from her war with the gangster. Any of her friends, family members and random acquaintances could become a target. Diva will need to discover her foe’s secret identity if she hopes to have a chance to take him down before he can destroy her. He’s so well guarded that the task won’t be easy, but no one can hide from her physic abilities forever.   (Amazon)

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Who Shot the Serif? (Hand Lettering Mystery Book 1) by [Archer, Jessa]When Jamie Lang finds one of her hand lettered quotes on the window of her shop, Flourish, with a hole shot through a serif, she knows someone’s trying to drive her business into red ink. Jamie confronts Earleen Culp, the ruthless owner of the local stationery shop, in front of the most popular breakfast spot in the small town of Cedar Valley. Of course, Earleen professes shock and innocence, so when she’s found dead in front of Jamie’s home the next morning, Jamie becomes the prime suspect.

Jamie’s one cross-stroke short of acquittal, and even her best friend has her doubts. But Jamie’s not the only one in town with a motive for wanting Earleen silenced for good. To clear her name, Jamie’s going to need every last drop of ink in her quill.

With the hot police chief Ridge, and her makeup artist friend Nora on her side, she’s prepared to go out with a flourish if that’s what it takes to catch the real murderer. She’s desperate to save her hand lettering business, but will her quest lead her right into a killer’s snare?  (Amazon)

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Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe by [Webber, Heather]Heather Webber’s Midnight at the Blackbird Cafe is a captivating blend of magical realism, heartwarming romance, and small-town Southern charm.

Nestled in the mountain shadows of Alabama lies the little town of Wicklow. It is here that Anna Kate has returned to bury her beloved Granny Zee, owner of the Blackbird Café.

It was supposed to be a quick trip to close the café and settle her grandmother’s estate, but despite her best intentions to avoid forming ties or even getting to know her father’s side of the family, Anna Kate finds herself inexplicably drawn to the quirky Southern town her mother ran away from so many years ago, and the mysterious blackbird pie everybody can’t stop talking about.

As the truth about her past slowly becomes clear, Anna Kate will need to decide if this lone blackbird will finally be able to take her broken wings and fly.

At the Publisher’s request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.  (Amazon)

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The Horseman’s Word by [Obey, Erica]

It is July of 1865, and in Saratoga Springs, the wealthy racegoers wish, in the words of General Daniel Sickles, who left a leg at Gettysburg, “to let bygones be bygones” and put the war behind them. But Rose Adair cannot forget Lane Fallon, the Englishman she last saw being dragged off to be hanged as a Confederate spy. Cole Washington III, a former slave and jockey, refuses to forget about the family he lost in the New York City draft riots, and has come to Saratoga to seek justice for them. And Declan Sullivan is an Irish stable hand who hides his mysterious ability with horses in order to escape his past – and his titled, English half-brother, Lane Fallon. When Fallon is pulled from Congress Spring, after apparently having killed a man over a mysterious, smuggled artifact, these unlikely allies must team up to sort through conflicting tales of Fenian rebels and the occult Society of the Horseman’s Word, to discover the truth about a very real and very dangerous conspiracy that threatens not just the racing season, but the entire future of the country.  (Amazon)

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IMPOSTER: Book Eleven: The Blackfriar Mysteries by [MOORECROFT, M'LISSA]WHO IS HE?

He says he’s an author and his name is Ryan O’Flaherty. And he almost looks like O’Flaherty’s publicity photos. But something isn’t quite right, and when he moves into The Blackfriar Apartments, some of the tenants think he reminds them of somebody – they just don’t know who.

When Black Rock’s new Deputy Police Chief catches O’Flaherty staring at Gloria Beardsley with hate, the lawman’s spider senses go on high alert and he begins to investigate a man he’s sure is an impostor.

But what’s the man motive? Why did his chose The Blackfriar Apartments? And can his evil plans be thwarted?

If you like short mystery reads with twists and turns, you’ll love Book Eleven in M’Lissa Moorecroft’s series, The Blackfriar Mysteries.

Get it now and discover the new tribulations facing the tenants of the beleaguered Apartment Building…  (Amazon)

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Monster Magic in Witchwood (Witchwood Cozy Mystery Book 3) by [Lancaster, Jessica]BOOK THREE in the Witchwood Cozy Mystery series

As magic activity increases in Witchwood, the disappearance of a young boy raises alarms.

The local police can only do so much, claiming children go missing all the time. This time, it was different, this time, the family lived near a witch, Evanora Lavender, and she senses something isn’t right.

Following her gut, Nora sets out to find him. But what she uncovers might kill her, and the boy.

A paranormal cozy mystery set in a small English town, featuring a witch detective and her talking familiar as they sleuth around Witchwood. Written in British English. *previously published book*

Witchwood Cozy Mystery series
1. Cryptic Curses in Witchwood – SOON
2. Secret Spells in Witchwood – JULY 8
3. Monster Magic in Witchwood – JULY 17
4. Reaper Rituals in Witchwood – JULY 31
5. Bad Blood in Witchwood – AUGUST 7
6. Wicked Witches in Witchwood – AUGUST 14  (Amazon)

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Devil's Swamp: A LaShaun Rousselle Mystery by [Emery, Lynn]

Devil’s Swamp holds three hundred years of deadly secrets and the blood of murder victims beneath its murky waters according to legends. What’s the connection to psychic LaShaun Rousselle’s latest case?
Two leaders of the Third Eye Association die under suspicious circumstances, throwing the global paranormal research and investigative organization into turmoil. LaShaun is brought in to help figure out what is going on when a Louisiana connection is uncovered. When a third TEA member is murdered, a local man LaShaun knew well, it hits close to home. A powerful rare earth mineral being extracted from Devil’s Swamp, a suspected serial killer, murder, and the supernatural. LaShaun must make sense of dangerous pieces of the puzzle before more lives are lost and a destructive paranormal power is unleashed on the world  (Amazon)

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Hijinks at Highgate Cemetery: Piccadilly Ladies Club Mysteries by [Jane, Bettie]

While attending a celebration at Highgate Cemetery to honor literary hero George Eliot, Julia is eager to gather information and write a story for The Daily News honoring both the author and the historical cemetery. When an uninterred body becomes the center of attention, Julia puts on her investigative hat and attempts to determine the identify of the body and get the literary celebration back on track.

Much to her dismay, the body belongs to someone she knows and worse, implicates a close friend. Can she solve the murder before it’s too late?  (Amazon)

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Cliff Hanger (A Maggie McDonald Mystery Book 5) by [Feliz, Mary]When a hang-gliding stranger is found fatally injured in the cliffs above Monterey Bay, the investigation into his death becomes a cluttered mess. Professional organizer Maggie McDonald must sort the clues to catch a coastal killer before her family becomes a target . . .

Maggie has her work cut out for her helping Renée Alvarez organize her property management office. Though the condominium complex boasts a prime location on the shores of the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, aging buildings and the high-maintenance tenants have Renée run ragged. But Maggie’s efforts are complicated when her sons attempt to rescue a badly injured man who crashed his ultra-light on the coastal cliffs.

Despite their efforts to save him, the man dies. Maggie’s family members become the prime suspects in a murder investigation and the target of a lawsuit. Her instincts say something’s out of place, but solving a murder won’t be easy. Maggie still needs to manage her business, the pushy press, and unwanted interest from criminal elements. Controlling chaos is her specialty, but with this killer’s crime wave, Maggie may be left hanging . . .

“A skillful amateur detective with an impressive to-do list.”
Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW, Address to Die For  (Amazon)

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Review of A Whale Of a Tail

A Whale of a Tail
Whales and Tails Mystery, Book #18
Kathi Daley
5 Stars

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Synopsis:

Visiting author Winnifred Westminster turns up dead after a speaking engagement at Coffee Cat Books where she tells those in attendance the story of the very real murder her book is based on. A murder she assures them that local law enforcement were never able to solve, but after years of research, she assured them she’d found the answer they couldn’t. During the speaking engagement, Winnie tells the story of the murder but doesn’t share the ending. She tells the group that they will have to buy the book if they want to see how it all turns out. When Winnie turns up dead, Cait and Tara suspect that someone must have wanted to prevent her from telling the end of the story and unveiling a secret that the killer obviously doesn’t want revealed.

Cait and the gang set out to solve not one but two murders amongst homecoming festivities and a Halloween celebration. (Goodreads)

 

 

Review:

The mysteries are well plotted and carried on well throughout the entire book. As is typical from this author, there is more than one mystery to solve. One is who killed the author, Winnifred, and the other is who killed Amy, a girl that was murdered years ago. At first look, it seems as if the murders are related, but are they or not?

The writing style flows smoothly and the book is an easy read. The authors is very talented in her descriptive writing and these descriptions pulled me into the story from the very beginning.

The characters are well developed and well rounded. I like how Cait and her family and friends are so close knit and you can tell how much they love each other. It is great how Cait and Cody’s relationship has grown, just like in real life.

I would recommend this book, and series, to anyone who enjoys a well crafted cozy. I cannot wait to see what Cait and Cody get into next.

 

New Releases For The Week Of July 14th, 2019–Part 1

Here is a list of some of the new releases for the week of July 14th, 2019. I am going to divide the list into 4 days because there are so very  many of them for the 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.

 

 

The Body in Griffith Park (An Anna Blanc Mystery Book 3) by [Kincheloe, Jennifer]

 

Los Angeles, 1908. Anna Blanc is a former so-so socialite, a flailing police matron, and a killer detective.  

Ex-heiress, Anna Blanc, is precariously employed by the Los Angeles Police Department, reforming delinquent children and minding lady jailbirds. What she really wants is to hunt criminals and be alone with Detective Joe Singer–both no-nos that could get her fired. On a lover’s tryst in Griffith Park, Anna and Joe discover the body of a young gambler. Anna can’t resist. She’s on the case. As her murder investigation stalls, and her police matron duties start piling up, strange floral arrangements begin arriving from an unknown admirer. Following the petals leads Anna to another crime–one close to home. Suddenly pitted against Joe, Anna must examine her loyalties and solve the crimes, even if it means losing the man she loves.   (Amazon)

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Charm His Pants Off: A Witches Three Cozy Mystery (The Witches Three Cozy Mysteries Book 4) by [Martin, Cate]A surprise ring at the doorbell on Valentine’s Day confirms Amanda Clarke’s suspicions. Her friend Sophie DuBois left someone behind when she came to Miss Zenobia Weekes’ Charm School for Exceptional Young Ladies.
But the happy reunion grinds to a confusing halt when he asks about Sophie’s quest to find her mother. And Amanda remembers she too came in search of answers about her own mother. Brianna Collins as well.
All of them forgetting their mothers the moment they showed up at the charm school? Someone, somehow, put a spell on them. But why?
Unless they find the witch who stole their memories, they may never know.
“Charm His Pants Off”, Book 5 in the Witches Three Cozy Mystery series. If you’re a fan of Amanda M. Lee, N.M. Howell, or Amy Boyles, this mélange of magic and murder mystery is sure to charm you.  (Amazon)

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Siren Song Gone Wrong (Wicked Good Mystery Series Book 6) by [May, Lucy]Summer is upon Charm Cove, and Moira Wicked is busy as ever. With her nosy family in the thick of wedding planning, and every witch and warlock in town on the guest list for her destined marriage to Liam Good, she’s succumbed to the twists and turns of fate.

Just as she’s wishing she could use a distraction, a fishing boat runs aground on a small island off the coast of Charm Cove. Oh, and the men on said fishing boat claim, of all things, they were lured to the island by a woman singing to them. A siren.

Le sigh. Moira might’ve hoped for a distraction, but not specifically a siren.

The witches and warlocks of Charm Cove are a tad out of practice with thwarting a siren. That doesn’t dissuade Moira and the lot of them from turning their powers to solve the mystery.

With Charm Cove at the height of summer tourist season, it’s teeming with people happily buying up magic by the bottle. Moira’s destiny is also racing toward her. To keep a centuries old witchy feud from bubbling up again, she must marry Liam in time. The shores of Scotland beckon while she fends off a siren’s mayhem in Maine.

Take a visit to Charm Cove, where Wicked meets Good and where you just might find there’s almost always more than meets the eye.  (Amazon)

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Seven O'Clock Target: An Inspector Rebecca Mayfield Mystery (The Rebecca Mayfield Mysteries Book 7) by [Pence, Joanne]A murder. Missing children. And the crimes have only begun.

When Homicide Inspector Rebecca Mayfield investigates the murder of a delivery man and the disappearance of his two children, she suddenly finds herself a target. Boyfriend Richie Amalfi is convinced someone with position and power in the city’s government wants Rebecca out of her job … or dead. But who? And why?

As Rebecca becomes increasingly embroiled in a murder investigation with surprising and far-reaching tentacles, Richie intervenes on his own to keep her safe. He must use every weapon he has, including people with dubious ties to well-placed politicians, to learn about the sinister, unseen forces against her, and what to do about them.

But when the very people he thinks are targeting Rebecca become targets themselves, the situation turns even more deadly.

Don’t miss Seven O’Clock Target as Rebecca and Richie deal with one of the most personally dangerous cases in her career.

The best-selling Inspector Rebecca Mayfield series combines fast-paced mysteries with a touch of humor and a hint of romance. Starting with One O’Clock Hustle, you’ll find the hours just seem to fly by.  (Amazon)

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Mississippi Mud Pie Madness (Menu for Murder Book 3) by [Crow, Carole ]

 

Three coeds have disappeared from Davis University in Vicksburg, and President George Pemberton is counting on economics professor Faye Winters to find out why. On leave from Huntington University, Faye has enough on her hands to teach a fast-paced three-week course, but her real mission is to find out what happened to the missing women. Roberta’s dead body has floated up in the Mississippi River. Where are Cynthia and Monica? Three women, three mysteries, and three weeks to find out what happened. Is Faye up to the task?  (Amazon)

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Witch out of Time (A Blair Wilkes Mystery Book 7) by [Adams, Elle]As the town of Fairy Falls holds the paranormal world’s annual Halloween celebrations, Blair finds herself playing host to the leaders of the region’s most prestigious witch covens. Donating her room to a grumpy elderly witch is bad enough, but when a valuable sceptre is stolen from Blair’s house, Blair is tasked with finding the thief.

Blair attempts to track down the sceptre while juggling witch lessons with her stubborn familiar, an apprentice dealing with school bullies, and a plague of random hauntings all over town. Her long-lost family might be among the visiting spirits, but Blair has no time for ghost hunting. Bodies are turning up, apparent victims of the sceptre’s magic, putting the entire magical community in danger.

Can Blair stop the thief’s killing spree and return the sceptre to its owner before the town pays the price — and she loses her last chance to speak with her family?  (Amazon)

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A Murder on Jane Street by [Cash Spellman, Cathy]A brutal murder.
A heinous secret.
A deadly conspiracy. 

The brutal murder of the little old lady next door puts FitzHugh Donovan on the case. A retired New York City Police Chief, he knows a cover-up when he sees one and his Irish Cop conscience can’t let that happen.

Now, Fitz, his family and his quirky band of Bleecker Street Irregulars are ensnared in the bizarre secret the woman died to protect.

Is this a cold case turned hot again, or an unspeakable conspiracy that could alter the course of history?

Fitz doesn’t yet know how high the stakes are, that failure isn’t an option, and that the little old lady was so much more than she appeared. But he’s trying to keep everyone alive long enough to find out.

Characters you’ll care about, dark shocking secrets, and disturbing similarities to today’s political scene, will keep you turning pages to an ending you won’t see coming.

Praise for Cathy Cash Spellman’s books:

About A Murder On Jane Street
“A MURDER ON JANE STREET is a gripping summer thriller filledwith history, adventure, and an intriguing mystery. Cathy Cash Spellman willkeep readers on the edge of their seat”
Charles Brokaw, NYTimes Bestselling author of The Atlantis Code

About Bless the Child
“Suspense that rivals that of Stephen King…”
West Coast Review of Books

About Lark’s Labyrinth
“The author constructs a blistering story that will keep readers turning pages of this spectacular thrill ride.”
Publisher’s Weekly

About So Many Partings
“Almost impossible to put down.”
Publisher’s Weekly  (Amazon)

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Chocolate Covered Death (Wine & Dine Mysteries Book 2) by [Halliday, Gemma]From #1 Amazon, New York Times & USA Today bestselling author Gemma Halliday comes deliciously deadly decadence in wine country…

In order to boost her struggling family winery’s reputation, Emmy Oak throws a Wine and Chocolate party for the Sonoma Valley elite—featuring her delicious drinks alongside her friend Leah’s decadently chocolaty desserts. But when Leah’s ex-husband’s new trophy wife turns up dead after the party, the police paint Leah in the role of main suspect and the only thing anyone in town can talk about is the murder at the Chocolate Bar.

In order to save face and her friend, Emmy finds herself infiltrating high society and sorting among the catty and cantankerous for her killer. Did the victim’s rare-wine brokering business have anything to do with it? Or was it the hot new golf pro at the club or the frenemy with a jealous streak? Or maybe her husband found a less messy way than divorce to end their short and unhappy marriage? Emmy isn’t sure, but she knows a mysterious man in a cowboy had has something to do with it, and the deeper she digs, the more trouble seems to follow her. Between crashing the country club, dodging danger, and trying to stay one step ahead of the sexy Detective Christopher Grant, Emmy has her work cut out for her to catch a killer…before hers is the next death by chocolate!

**Simple and delicious recipes included!**

“Ms. Halliday is the undisputed queen of the genre: she knows how to blend fashion, suspense, laughter, and romance in all the right doses.”
~ Fresh Fiction

“Gemma has a natural flow to her writing, a vibrant, witty voice that makes you want to keep reading. 5 stars!”
~ Futures Mystery Anthology Magazine

“Halliday is on top of her game!”
~ Booklist

Wine & Dine Mysteries:
A Sip Before Dying – book #1
Chocolate Covered Death – book #2
Victim in the Vineyard – book #3, COMING in September!
Marriage, Merlot & Murder – book #4, COMING in January 2020!

Rating: This story does not contain any graphic violence, language, or sexual encounters. It’s rating would be similar to PG-13 or what you would find on a Hallmark Channel movie or TV series.  (Amazon)

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A-Spying We Will Go (The Accidental Cases of Emily Abbott Book 5) by [Kirkpatrick, Perry]Camping doesn’t lead to kidnapping… usually.

When Emily goes on a group camping trip in Northern Arizona, she suspects her biggest danger will be mosquito bites and bear-sightings. The trip becomes far from relaxing, however, when she hears from a family friend that they can’t get in touch with her dad. Unable to call, due to spotty cell phone reception, she manages to send a text asking for Brent’s help in checking on her dad.

But the spy has been incommunicado for several days, and it turns out he’s up North too–trying to locate a missing ICS agent with information about the Ten Thousand.

Not everything is as it seems. More than bears roam the woods, and information could cost a life.

“The Accidental Cases of Emily Abbott” is a series of clean spy-comedies set in Phoenix, Arizona.
1. Red Rover, Red Rover – May 6, 2019
2. Plan to Fail – May 13, 2019
3. Bad Things, Small Packages – May 27, 2019
4. Tutor, Nanny, Spit-up, Spy – June 17, 2019
5. A-Spying We Will Go – July 15, 2019
6. Once Upon a Dime – August 26, 2019  (Amazon)

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Leger's Prank (The Leger Cat Sleuth Mysteries Book 30) by [Dearie, Lacey]

April Fools’ Day has arrived and Leger can’t help himself from playing tricks. With his new-found reading skills, as basic as they are, he manages to fool Isabella’s humans into believing he is a psychic cat who can predict the winners of horse races. He heads to the betting shop to get some tips but accidentally witnesses a vile crime while there. He has no choice but to do everything he can to unmask the culprit but Isabella’s humans have other ideas now and Leger is kidnapped in the middle of his investigation.

Can he get home before the the victim is accused of fabricating their story for money? Can he communicate to Annabella what has happened to him and have his kidnappers arrested?

Leger’s Prank is the 30th story in the Leger Cat Sleuth Mysteries and will be available to pre-order from 30th March 2019.  (Amazon)

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Pushing Up Daisies (A Pet Psychic Mystery Book 5) by [Esposito, Shannon]The dog days of summer are back, and Darwin Winters, pet psychic, is excited to attend the St. Pete Seafood Festival with her sister. Unfortunately, the festival gets shut down early when a despised, local food critic dies from ingesting pufferfish toxin while judging the Chef’s Golden Lobster Contest.

When Hana Ishida, the chef who served pufferfish to the victim, is taken in for questioning, Darwin agrees to dog-sit the woman’s dachshund, Daisy. Darwin receives a vision from Daisy showing Hana in a heated argument, but for Daisy’s sake, Darwin desperately wants to dig up the truth and help her boyfriend, Detective Will Blake, prove Hana’s innocence.

Though Will does have a few fishy restaurant owners on his suspect list, none of the clues are pointing to anyone but Hana. Can Darwin help him reel in the right suspect? Or will this killer be the one that got away?  (Amazon)

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Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours–Guilty As Charred

 

 

 

I’m so excited to be a stop on the blog tour for author Devon Delaney and her new release Guilty As Charred.  This is the third book in her A Cook-Off Mystery series.

Guilty as Charred (A Cook-Off Mystery)
Cozy Mystery
3rd in Series
Kensington (June 25, 2019)
Mass Market Paperback: 304 pages
ISBN-10: 1496714474
ISBN-13: 978-1496714473
Digital ASIN: B07HVYY7KN

 

Purchase Links – Amazon – B&N – Kobo – Google Play – IndieBound

 

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Sherry Oliveri has attained celebrity status after winning the America’s Good Taste Recipe Contest with her delectable New England Crab Cake Sliders. But now that she’s back home in Connecticut, she’s got to deal with something else fishy . . .

Sherry’s making a guest appearance on a local radio show when the news comes in: Poppy Robinson has been found dead in the town’s community garden. Sherry was supposed to be taking questions about her win in the national cooking competition, but instead the callers start dishing dirt.

Poppy and Sherry were both involved in the vegetable garden, and while Poppy may have been a bit priggish, it wasn’t anything that called for a shovel to the back of the head. There was already trouble brewing, with the owner of the land threatening to renege on their agreement, and this murder has taken tensions to a new level. Now while Sherry’s organizing a Fourth of July cook-off event, she’s also got a murder investigation on her plate . . .

Includes Recipes from Sherry’s Kitchen!

 

 

 

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Devon Delaney is a wife, mother of three, accomplished cooking contester, recent empty nester, and lifelong resident of the Northeast. She has been handsomely rewarded for her recipe innovation over the last twenty-plus years, including a full kitchen of major appliances, top cash prizes, and four trips to Disney World. She has also won the Grand Prize in a national writing contest for her “foodie” poem “Ode to Pork Passion.”

Check out Devon’s website at: www.devonpdelaney.com and find her on Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/devonpdelaney/

 

 

 

 

 

When did you know that you wanted to be an author?  What things, if any, influenced that decision?

I’ve loved writing stories since I could put pen to paper. I began submitting stories to magazines when my children were very young and that led to longer stories and eventually attempts at books. Growing up, my father was very supportive of my writing ambitions. My mother was an editor before she had children. When I began my cooking contesting hobby I taught myself to write clear, concise recipes and was rewarded with many grand prizes.

 

With so many cozies being written today, what makes your books stand out from the crowd?

Years of cooking contest success are the foundation for my cozies. My experience at cook-offs has given me a unique perspective that I’m so excited to share throughout my series. Sharing my inside knowledge of a competitive hobby not many know well, makes for a fantastic backdrop for the murder, mayhem and mystery I write about. The heat in the cook-off kitchen can bring out the best and the worst in everyone involved. From there, sky’s the limit for mystery and intrigue. I also include my love of hooking rugs. Since I was in college, I’ve dyed my own wool, drawn my own canvases and competed over a dozen rugs.

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Do you work from an outline or plot or do you just see where the characters take you?

I work from a detailed outline, so I can stay on task. The outline is a sweaty procedure for me and requires lots of revisions and rethinking to get it to the point where I can start writing the book, in full confidence. That being said, I do leave gaps in the storyline. That way the characters can organically take me places I didn’t know the story needed to go. That’s the process that works best for me.

 

Do you read your reviews?  Do you respond to them, good or bad?  Do you do anything special to get those reviews?

I read a fair number of the reviews. My skin has thickened and I can absorb the comments more meaningfully than I could when I was a newbie. While every writer wishes for the best reviews, I do learn a lot from criticism. I’ve come to appreciate when people take the time to thoroughly review my books. The more I share about myself through interviews and appearances, the more readers are apt to share thoughtful comments and reviews. When they understand where my writing comes from they understand my characters and storylines better.

 

What advice would you give to your younger self?

My advise to my younger self would be, live in the moment. Cliché, but beyond important. Treat every experience as a piece of the puzzle that makes up you. Be the best you can be at a few diverse things. Practice what you love to do one thousand times. Breath.

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Do you think that the cover plays an important part in someone buying your book(s)?   Who designs your book covers?

I have the most fantastic covers drawn by an artist at Kensington Publishing. I know it plays an important part in selling my books. Many readers have told me so.

 

Please give us an insight into your main characters.  What do you think makes them special?

Sherry Oliveri is my cooking contester/amateur sleuth. She’s a caring, thoughtful, cautious character with room for personal growth. Sherry is just not sure in what direction. Her social life is a challenge, as she is busy with three part-time jobs, or at least that’s her excuse. She’s slowly evolving and pleasantly surprised at the results.

Amber Sherwin is Sherry’s friend, co-worker and confidante. She is funny, self-deprecating, independent and adventurous. Amber pushes Sherry to be her best self, which is a difficult task.

Detective Ray Bease is a sixties throwback. While he is curt in his delivery, he is, also, sensitive and street smart. He is showing a softer underside as each book in the series reveals more of his make-up.

 

What have you learned about yourselves since becoming an author?

I didn’t know I could produce three books in two years. I have since learned I can. I have discovered a new capability for discipline and organization I never knew I was capable of. Who knew I was capable of sitting down and writing for three straight hours? I would never have guessed I would become obsessed with my plots and characters to the point I think about them 24/7.  I learned I have the endurance to see a bucket list item, writing a book, from inception to fruition and that’s an amazing passion!

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Do you write full-time or part-time?

I strive for 3 hours a day, every day, even weekends.

 

What do your plans for future projects include?

I would love to pitch a new series when this one runs dry.

 

What do you think the hardest part of writing is? 

Finishing the first chapter and feeling fully satisfied. Second hardest is writing the detailed outline.

What is the easiest?

Easiest for me is the revision stage. Once I have words on paper I have a nice flow going and revisions come quickly.

 

What type of books do you like to read?

I read cozy mysteries, biographies and cookbooks.

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Who are some of your favorite authors?

Ryhs Bowen, Alexander McCall Smith, Laura Childs

 

What is the one thing you would like your readers to know about you?

I became a published author late in life and I’m learning as I go along. I do it because I feel I have something interesting to share in an entertaining and humorous way. If I could do it over again I would have started writing in earnest ten years earlier, so, by now, I would have that experience under my belt.

 

Do you have anything specific you would like to say to your readers?

Cooking contests have brought me so much joy and many friendships over the years. My experiences at cook-offs, combined with my love of writing, has brought me to my happy place. I hope people enjoy my books as much as I enjoy writing them.

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How can readers discover more about you and your work?

    Website: http://www.devonpdelaney.com

     Amazon Author Page: https://www.amazon.com/Devon-Delaney/e/B0759J7Q9H/ref=ntt_dp_epwbk_0

 

 

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Great Escapes Virtual Book Tours–Peach Clobbered

 

I’m so excited to be a stop on the blog tour for author Anna Gerard and her new release Peach Clobbered.  This is the first book in her A Georgia B&B  Mystery series.

Peach Clobbered: A Georgia B&B Mystery
Cozy Mystery
1st in Series
Crooked Lane Books (July 9, 2019)
Hardcover
ISBN-10: 1643850067
ISBN-13: 978-1643850061
Digital ASIN: B07JMK2JRD

 

Purchase Links

AMAZON     BARNES & NOBLE

 

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What’s black and white and dead all over? Georgia bed and breakfast proprietor Nina Fleet finds out when she comes across a corpse in a penguin costume.

Nina Fleet’s life ought to be as sweet as a Georgia peach. Awarded a tidy sum in her divorce, Nina retired at 41 to a historic Queen Anne house in quaint Cymbeline, GA. But Nina’s barely settled into her new B&B-to-be when a penguin shows up on her porch. Or, at least, a man wearing a penguin suit.

Harry Westcott is making ends meet as an ice cream shop’s mascot and has a letter from his great-aunt, pledging to leave him the house. Too bad that’s not what her will says. Meanwhile, the Sisters of Perpetual Poverty have lost their lease. Real estate developer Gregory Bainbridge intends to turn the convent into a golfing community, so Cymbeline’s mayor persuades Nina to take in the elderly nuns. And then Nina finds the “penguin” again, this time lying in an alley with a kitchen knife in his chest.

A peek under the beak tells Nina it’s not Harry inside the costume, but Bainbridge. What was he doing in Harry’s penguin suit? Was the developer really the intended victim, or did the culprit mean to kill Harry? Whoever is out to stop Harry from contesting the sale of his great-aunt’s house may also be after Nina, so she teams up with him to cage the killer before someone clips her wings in Peach Clobbered, Anna Gerard’s charming first Georgia B&B mystery.

 

 

 

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Sometimes when you read a book, something just clicks and you really enjoy it.  That is what happened when I started reading this book. I really enjoyed the characters, the setting was great and the mystery was intriguing.

The characters are well developed and well rounded.  Nina is spunky, smart and feisty. I enjoyed getting to meet her and spend time with her.  The nuns that stayed in the Bed and Breakfast added so much to the story, they were funny and quirky.  The jury is still out on Harry, I am not really sure if he is a good guy or not. Hopefully I will find out in future books.

The writing style flows smoothly and the book is an easy read.  The author is very talented in her descriptive writing and I was drawn into the book from the very first page.  The mystery was well plotted and carried on well throughout the entire book. There were a lot of clues to sift through and suspects to consider and it was not easily solved.  I was surprised at who the culprit was, I was sure it was someone else.

This book is a great start to a new series.  I highly recommend this book to everyone who enjoys a well crafted cozy mystery.  I am looking forward to reading the next book in the series.

I voluntarily reviewed an ARC of this book provided by the publisher, Crooked Lane Books , and NetGalley, which I greatly appreciate.

 

 

 

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DIANE A.S. STUCKART is the New York Times bestselling author of the Black Cat Bookshop Mystery series (writing as Ali Brandon). She’s also the author of the award-winning Leonardo da Vinci historical mysteries, as well as several historical romances and numerous mystery, fantasy, and romance short stories. The first book in her Tarot Cats Mystery series is FOOL’S MOON, available in trade, large print, and Kindle versions. Her Georgia B&B Mystery series from Crooked Lane Books launched July 2019 with PEACH CLOBBERED, written as Anna Gerard.

Diane is a member of Mystery Writers of America and has served as the 2018 and 2019 Chapter President of the MWA Florida chapter. In addition to her mystery writing affiliations, she’s a member of the Cat Writers’ Association and belongs to the Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association. She’s a native Texan with a degree in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma, but has been living in the West Palm Beach FL area since 2006. She shares her “almost in the Everglades” home with her husband, dogs, cats, and a few beehives. Learn more about her books at www.dianestuckart.com

Author Links
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Facebook – www.facebook.com/blackcatmysteries

 

 

 

 

When did you know that you wanted to be an author?  What things, if any, influenced that decision?

 I’ve been a reader since early childhood, but I didn’t really click with writing as being something a regular person could do until junior high, when I started getting high marks for my papers I wrote. I joined the school newspaper in high school and went on to major in journalism in college.  My plan was to be a full-time writer once I graduated, but then I discovered you still had to pay the bills. So I worked days and worked on my great American novel at night…which is still how I write even after 16 book being published.

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With so many cozies being written today, what makes your books stand out from the crowd?  

I consider my books to be serious cozies. Not that they don’t have a bit a humor and a few off-beat characters (not to mention my Tarot Cat series, which has talking cats and dogs…and roosters, and koi). But my victims don’t die in a jokey way, and my characters all consider murder a terrible crime that tears up the fabric of their lives. And they see solving the crime as a way to somewhat put things back to right. Plus my feline and canine sleuths are real characters, not just cozy window dressing.

 

Do you work from an outline or plot or do you just see where the characters take you?

I know in general how the story goes, and I try to outline each chapter with a couple of sentences to keep me on track, but I’m definitely a “pantser” when it comes to plot. Sometimes even I don’t know who the killer is until almost the end of the book.

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Do you read your reviews?  Do you respond to them, good or bad?  Do you do anything special to get those reviews?

Ah, yes, reviews. I definitely read the PW and LJ and Kirkus reviews, which my editor usually sends to me. And, of course, I read the reviews of those bloggers who I know have requested ARCs. I stay off of Goodreads because there are a few (very few, luckily) nasty types who love to post negative reviews and I don’t need to see that. As for responding, if there’s a place on a blog site for comments I’ll usually post a thank you, especially if the reviewer seems to “get” what I do. And if the review isn’t all rosy but is still thoughtful in its critique, I’ll often reply to that, too. But I don’t ever get into a war of words with a reviewer, be they professional or a reader.

 

What advice would you give to your younger self?  

Vampire fiction is not a flash in the pan. Seriously, finish that Dracula spin-off and submit it…now! Or you’ll regret it.

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Do you think that the cover plays an important part in someone buying your book(s)?   Who designs your book covers?  

I hear both things from readers, but I know that a pretty or compelling or unusual cover will draw me in. For my traditionally published work, the publisher handles the covers, though they usually ask for my input (not that they necessarily follow my suggestions).  For my “vintage” historicals that I’ve republished myself, I paid cover designers to make those covers.

 

Please give us an insight into your main characters.  What do you think makes them special?

My amateur sleuth in PEACH CLOBBERED, Nina Fleet, is pretty much me if I were single. (Though she is younger and thinner.) She’s goal-oriented, a bit sassy, loves her pup Mattie, and isn’t afraid to take charge when she needs to. Her combination nemesis and partner-in-crime-solving, Harry Westcott, is a chameleon personality, which makes him a good actor. He’s something of a bad boy and a bit self-centered at times, but basically has a good heart (hey, Mattie likes him).

 

What have you learned about yourselves since becoming an author?

That if I can write (more than once!) 80,000 plus words of a good, saleable book that readers love and reviewers give a thumbs up to, I can do anything.

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Do you write full-time or part-time?

I work a full-time job days, and write nights and weekends and holidays and lunch hours and…

 

What do your plans for future projects include?  

Book 2 in the Georgia B&B Mystery series, PEACHY SCREAM, should be out in Summer 2020, with at least one more in the series to follow. And hopefully my Tarot Cats Mystery series (originally published with the now-defunct Midnight Ink) can be rebooted with a new publisher.

 

What do you think the hardest part of writing is? 

Pretty much the obvious – writing a book and getting it sold. And, making sure that, with all the promoting and answering email and social media, I actually make time to write a few pages each night.

What is the easiest?

Typing THE END! By that point, I’m ready to move onto the next project…though of course there are still revisions to come once my editor gets hold of the book.

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What type of books do you like to read?  Who are some of your favorite authors?

I like other cozy mysteries, historical and celebrity biographies, some true crime (not the spy stuff), and “vintage” gothic and romantic suspense a la Barbara Michaels and Mary Stewart. And good, straightforward fiction…not the “literary” kind with its self-conscious styling and experimental points of view but books that tell a satisfying tale.

 

What is the one thing you would like your readers to know about you?

That I love hearing from them and appreciate their opinions on my work. And that I am also a paranormal researcher and I raise bees and have a few tattoos. (I guess that’s more than one thing, LOL.)

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Do you have anything specific you would like to say to your readers?

With my books, I want to give my readers a kinder and gentler place where they can spend a few hours with likeable characters and interesting situations. And, always, they know that when they finish one of my stories, justice will have been served, and the good guys (and gals…and cats) will have learned and grown from whatever situation they found themselves in.

 

 

How can readers discover more about you and your work?

    Website: www.georgiabbmysteries.com

    Blog:  www.Bookloversbench.com  

    Facebook:  www.facebook.com/blackcatmysteries

    Twitter:   @dianestuckart

     Amazon Author Page:  Diane A.S. Stuckart, Ali Brandon, Alexa Smart, Anna Gerard

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