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Book Review: The Secret Ingredient to Murder by Terry Ambrose

Book Review: The Secret Ingredient to Murder by Terry Ambrose

Posted March 28, 2024 / 8 Comments

THE SECRET INGREDIENT TO MURDER by Terry Ambrose SERIES: Seaside Cove Bed & Breakfast Mysteries #8 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: March 28, 2024 PAGES: 323 In Seaside Cove, every truffle has a dark side. The peaceful paradise of Seaside Cove gets a rude awakening when […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tanya Agler & Her Temporary Cowboy

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Tanya Agler & Her Temporary Cowboy

Posted March 26, 2024 / 19 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Her Temporary Cowboy by Tanya Agler, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Tanya on the blog today to talk about her characters’ favorite reads – and hers too! HER TEMPORARY COWBOY by Tanya Agler SERIES: Rodeo Stars of Violet […]


Book Review: Falling for Alaska by Belle Calhoune

Book Review: Falling for Alaska by Belle Calhoune

Posted March 25, 2024 / 4 Comments

FALLING FOR ALASKA by Belle Calhoune SERIES: Moose Falls, Alaska #1 GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Clean with mild language) PUBLISHER: Forever RELEASE DATE: March 26, 2024 PAGES: 304 Don’t miss the first trip to Moose Falls, Alaska where a down-on-his-luck football player and a sassy restaurant owner find themselves going from […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): T.C. LoTempio & Cats, Carats and Killers

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): T.C. LoTempio & Cats, Carats and Killers

Posted March 25, 2024 / 19 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author T.C. LoTempio to the blog today to talk about her new cozy mystery Cats, Carats and Killers! CATS, CARATS AND KILLERS by T.C. LoTempio SERIES: Urban Tails Pet Shop Mysteries #4 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Beyond the Page Publishing RELEASE DATE: March 19, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Mayhem in Circulation by Leah Dobrinska

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Mayhem in Circulation by Leah Dobrinska

Posted March 22, 2024 / 19 Comments

MAYHEM IN CIRCULATION by Leah Dobrinska SERIES: Larkspur Library Mysteries #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: December 5, 2023 PAGES: 292 Librarian Greta Plank is hard at work planning and preparing for Larkspur’s Fall Festival and regional tourism showcase which, if successful, will be a […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Battered & Buried by Lena Gregory

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Battered & Buried by Lena Gregory

Posted March 20, 2024 / 33 Comments

BATTERED AND BURIED by Lena Gregory SERIES: An All-Day Breakfast Cafe Mystery #7 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Beyond the Page RELEASE DATE: March 19, 2024 PAGES: 241 The best-laid plans may go awry, but the best-laid clues could frame a man for murder . . . Never one to […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Just for the Summer by Melody Carlson

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Just for the Summer by Melody Carlson

Posted March 19, 2024 / 40 Comments

JUST FOR THE SUMMER by Melody Carlson GENRE: Contemporary Romance (Clean) PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: March 19, 2024 PAGES: 287 Ginny Masters manages a popular boutique hotel in Seattle and manages it with aplomb. But the daily challenges and irritations of a fast-paced job and a demanding boss are starting […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2024 Cover Love

Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2024 Cover Love

Posted March 18, 2024 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is all about our Spring 2024 TBR lists but there’s no way I can limit that to 10 or any reasonable number lol. I’m already scheduled to review over 40 books between now & the end […]


Book Review: More Than Grit by Gretchen A. Carlson

Book Review: More Than Grit by Gretchen A. Carlson

Posted March 18, 2024 / 19 Comments

MORE THAN GRIT by Gretchen A. Carlson GENRE: Middle Grade/Young Adult Historical Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: July 15, 2022 PAGES: 239 When do secrets become lies? When is grit not enough? A story of broken lives and deep friendships, inspired by true events in 1939, when the […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 17

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 17

Posted March 17, 2024 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday and Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of March 17 that I thought might be of interest to y’all 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Peril in Pink by Sydney Leigh

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Peril in Pink by Sydney Leigh

Posted March 15, 2024 / 8 Comments

PERIL IN PINK by Sydney Leigh SERIES: A Hudson Valley B&B Mystery GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane RELEASE DATE: March 19, 2024 PAGES: 301 Everything is coming up rosé for innkeeper Jess Byrne until a murder on opening weekend gives her B&B’s killer vibe a whole new meaning. […]


First Line Friday (week 385): Love, Unscripted

First Line Friday (week 385): Love, Unscripted

Posted March 14, 2024 / 7 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Love, Unscripted by Denise Hunter. I am so woefully behind on my Denise Hunter […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 10

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 10

Posted March 10, 2024 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of March 10 that I thought might be of interest to y’all 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any way affiliated with Goodreads […]


Book Review: The Berlin Letters by Katherine Reay

Book Review: The Berlin Letters by Katherine Reay

Posted March 4, 2024 / 8 Comments

THE BERLIN LETTERS by Katherine Reay GENRE: Espionage/Cold War Fiction (Clean) PUBLISHER: Harper Muse RELEASE DATE: March 5, 2024 PAGES: 364 Bestselling author Katherine Reay returns with an unforgettable tale of the Cold War and a CIA code breaker who risks everything to free her father from an East German […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 3

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 3

Posted March 3, 2024 / 2 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of March 3 that I thought might be of interest to y’all 🙂 As always, clicking on the covers will take you to the giveaways and neither myself nor my blog are in any way affiliated with Goodreads […]


March 2024 New Releases

March 2024 New Releases

Posted March 2, 2024 / 2 Comments

Did March come in like a lamb or a lion for you yesterday? I’m not sure which one applies to Georgia but whichever one it was, was soggy! Once again, we’re at the precipice of another month with so many marvelous books that I want to read! There are 104 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Double Scoop of Murder by Lena Gregory

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Double Scoop of Murder by Lena Gregory

Posted March 1, 2024 / 22 Comments

DOUBLE SCOOP OF MURDER by Lena Gregory SERIES: Coffee & Cream Cafe Mysteries #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Gemma Halliday Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 27, 2024 PAGES: 214 From author Lena Gregory comes a hunt for more than just treasure… Danika Delany is loving running her uncle’s old fashioned […]


First Line Friday (week 383): Rescuing the Rock Star

First Line Friday (week 383): Rescuing the Rock Star

Posted February 29, 2024 / 15 Comments

Happy Friday & welcome to the First Line Friday link-up! It’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today I’m delighted to feature the first line of Rescuing the Rock Star by Liwen Y. Ho. I really enjoy this author’s books […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Snow Job by Dianne Ascroft

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Snow Job by Dianne Ascroft

Posted February 29, 2024 / 15 Comments

THE SNOW JOB by Dianne Ascroft SERIES: Century Cottage Cozy Mysteries #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: December 13, 2023 PAGES: 307 A Scottish shindig, a pretty pin, a cold corpse. When a well-liked and respected townsman is murdered on a snowy street in Fenwater, it’s […]