Category: mystery/suspense

Book Review: Missing in the Desert by Dana Mentink

Book Review: Missing in the Desert by Dana Mentink

Posted August 1, 2021 / 10 Comments

MISSING IN THE DESERT SERIES: Desert Justice #2 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 224 Five years ago, her sister disappeared… Now someone is coming for her. Who would believe that Mara Castillo’s sister—missing and presumed dead—suddenly sent a one-word text? Now Mara […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Lethal Cover-Up

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Lethal Cover-Up

Posted July 30, 2021 / 17 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of Lethal Cover-Up by Darlene L. Turner, currently on tour with JustRead […]


Book Review: Widow’s Secrets by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Widow’s Secrets by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted July 29, 2021 / 9 Comments

WIDOW’S SECRETS GENRE: Inspirational Mystery/Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Cold Case Collection RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 240 She’s found peace living alongside the Amish… But she can’t escape her past. Artist Liana Mann is stunned to learn her husband, missing for ten years, has been found murdered. Now Officer […]






First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Weight of Memory

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): The Weight of Memory

Posted July 23, 2021 / 12 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of The Weight of Memory by Shawn Smucker, currently on tour with […]


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 […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Some of My Fave Novellas

Top Ten Tuesday: Some of My Fave Novellas

Posted July 20, 2021 / 17 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is ‘Books I Read In One Sitting’ but honestly? I read most books in one sitting (reading IS my superpower after all lol), so I decided to feature some of my fave novellas instead – quick reads that almost everyone can read […]


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 […]


First Line Friday (week 247): The Cottage on Ghost Lane

First Line Friday (week 247): The Cottage on Ghost Lane

Posted July 16, 2021 / 14 Comments

Happy Friday! And welcome to First Line Friday, hosted by Hoarding Books!!! Since it’s Friday, it’s time to grab the book nearest to you and leave a comment with the first line. Today, I’m featuring the first line of The Cottage on Ghost Lane by Christy Barritt, the 1st book […]


Guest Post: Antony Barone Kolenc & The Fire of Eden

Guest Post: Antony Barone Kolenc & The Fire of Eden

Posted July 14, 2021 / 11 Comments

Please join in welcoming Antony Barone Kolenc to the blog today to chat about the new book in his award-winning Harwood Mysteries, The Fire of Eden! THE FIRE OF EDEN SERIES: The Harwood Mysteries # 3 GENRE: Inspirational Juvenile/Young Adult Medieval Mystery PUBLISHER: Loyola Press RELEASE DATE: July 13, 2021 PAGES: 210 Xan and John […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Choir Loft Murder by Karen Randau

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Choir Loft Murder by Karen Randau

Posted July 10, 2021 / 22 Comments

CHOIR LOFT MURDER SERIES: Frankie Shep Suspense Novella #3 GENRE: Mystery / Thriller RELEASE DATE: June 22, 2021 PAGES: 150 Her fiance a murderer? As she digs for the truth, she must fight to survive a plot to frame the man she loves. Frankie Shep has endured too many tragedies […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lisa Harris & The Chase

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Lisa Harris & The Chase

Posted July 8, 2021 / 23 Comments

I’m delighted to chat with author Lisa Harris (another of my fave suspense authors) today about her new romantic suspense, The Chase! Lisa Harris is a bestselling author, a Christy Award winner, and the winner of the Best Inspirational Suspense Novel from Romantic Times for her novels Blood Covenant and […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Janice Cantore & Breach of Honor

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Janice Cantore & Breach of Honor

Posted July 8, 2021 / 28 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Janice Cantore, one of my fave suspense authors, to the blog today to chat about her new novel, Breach of Honor! Janice Cantore is a retired Long Beach police officer who now writes suspense novels to keep readers engrossed and leave them inspired. Her twenty-two […]




Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Dana R. Lynn & Amish Country Threats

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Dana R. Lynn & Amish Country Threats

Posted July 3, 2021 / 14 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Amish Country Threats by Dana R. Lynn, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to chat with Dana today about her new romantic suspense! AMISH COUNTRY THREATS Series: Amish Country Justice #10 Author: Dana R. Lynn Publisher: Love Inspired Suspense Release Date: […]