Category: cozy mystery

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Railroaded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Railroaded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Posted August 26, 2021 / 2 Comments

RAILROADED 4 MURDER SERIES: Sophie Kimball Mystery #8 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: August 24, 2021 PAGES: 336 While planning her wedding, Sophie Phee Kimball gets sidetracked by the murder of a model train enthusiast… Phee’s marriage to Marshall Gregory promises to be the wedding of the year […]



Guest Post: Rosie Reed & Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe

Guest Post: Rosie Reed & Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe

Posted August 24, 2021 / 14 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Rosie Reed to the blog today to share some facts about herself and her books – and her paranormal cozy mystery Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe! Follow along with the Great Escapes tour HERE. MURDER AT MAGIC CAKES CAFE SERIES: English Village Witch Cozy #1 […]




Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): On Skein of Death by Allie Pleiter

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): On Skein of Death by Allie Pleiter

Posted August 11, 2021 / 12 Comments

ON SKEIN OF DEATH SERIES: A Riverbank Knitting Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: June 1, 2021 PAGES: 302 For Libby Beckett, opening her charming yarn shop, and introducing customers to the joys of knitting and crochet, is the work she was meant to do. Until the […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Silence (in the title) is Golden

Top Ten Tuesday: Silence (in the title) is Golden

Posted August 10, 2021 / 33 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is about secondary characters we wish would get more attention but I’ve talked about that at least one other time so I decided to do a different topic. A few weeks ago, I noticed by accident how many titles in my goodreads […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Scone of Contention by Lucy Burdette

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): A Scone of Contention by Lucy Burdette

Posted August 10, 2021 / 11 Comments

A SCONE OF CONTENTION SERIES: A Key West Food Critic Mystery #11 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane Books RELEASE DATE: August 10, 2021 PAGES: 336 A murderer’s out to spoil Hayley’s honeymoon in national bestselling author Lucy Burdette’s eleventh Key West Food Critic Mystery. Key Zest food critic Hayley […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Ghost Daughter by Helen Currie Foster

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Ghost Daughter by Helen Currie Foster

Posted August 9, 2021 / 2 Comments

GHOST DAUGHTER SERIES: Alice MacDonald Greer Mysteries #7 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Stuart’s Creek Press, LLC RELEASE DATE: June 15, 2021 PAGES: 342 Coffee Creek lawyer Alice MacDonald Greer knows a dangerous client secret when she hears one—especially when it disappoints impatient heirs. Wealthy widow Ellie Windom asks Alice to […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Grevy Danger by Victoria Tait

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Grevy Danger by Victoria Tait

Posted August 9, 2021 / 4 Comments

GREVY DANGER SERIES: A Kenya Kanga Mystery #5 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kanga Press RELEASE DATE: August 6, 2021 PAGES: 260 Two deaths. No crime. For this determined sleuth the answers are not black and white. Community vet ‘Mama Rose’ Hardie is hoping for peace and tranquility to mourn the […]





Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sand Trapped by Joanna Campbell Slan

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sand Trapped by Joanna Campbell Slan

Posted July 21, 2021 / 22 Comments

SAND TRAPPED SERIES: Cara Mia Delgatto Mystery #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Spot On Publishing RELEASE DATE: May 16, 2021 PAGES: 292 A Cozy Mystery That’s a Real Hit! First they warned Jocelyn Johnson. Then they ticketed Jocelyn Johnson. Then someone murdered Jocelyn Johnson. And Cara Mia Delgatto was looking […]


Book Review: Pint of No Return by Dana Mentink

Book Review: Pint of No Return by Dana Mentink

Posted July 19, 2021 / 16 Comments

PINT OF NO RETURN SERIES: Shake Shop Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Poisoned Pen Press RELEASE DATE: May 25, 2021 PAGES: 271 “The first shake shop mystery delivers all the delectable ingredients cozy mystery fans crave. This terrific series debut is certain to tempt the reading palates of fans […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Are Questions

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles That Are Questions

Posted July 13, 2021 / 29 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is Book Titles That Are Questions. A couple of months ago I thought it would be difficult finding book titles that are complete sentences, but it was actually pretty easy. Today’s theme, however, ended up being more difficult than I anticipated. Still fun […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Draw and Order by Cheryl Hollon

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Draw and Order by Cheryl Hollon

Posted July 1, 2021 / 9 Comments

DRAW AND ORDER SERIES: A Paint and Shine Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: June 29, 2021 PAGES: 336 Appalachian artist and local guide Miranda Trent opens a new murder investigation after her Paint & Shine tour group discovers the remains of a missing hiker along an […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Framed and Frosted by Kim Davis

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Framed and Frosted by Kim Davis

Posted June 24, 2021 / 31 Comments

FRAMED AND FROSTED SERIES: Cupcake Catering Mystery #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Cinnamon & Sugar Press RELEASE DATE: June 22, 2021 PAGES: 323 Framed and Frosted, the third book in the Cupcake Catering Mystery series, finds cupcake caterer, Emory Martinez, working at a Laguna Beach society Fourth of July soiree, […]