Category: mystery/suspense

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2020 Mystery & Suspense Fiction

New Releases I’m Excited About: Late 2020 Mystery & Suspense Fiction

Posted August 28, 2020 / 9 Comments

Hi reader friends! We’re continuing our week-long preview of the fabulous books releasing from September-December 2020. Today we’re looking at my fave genre – Late 2020 Mystery & Suspense New Releases. Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on your fave genre! Wednesday: […]


Book Review: Protection for Hire by Camy Tang

Book Review: Protection for Hire by Camy Tang

Posted August 24, 2020 / 8 Comments

PROTECTION FOR HIRE SERIES: Protection for Hire #1 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Zondervan RELEASE DATE: December 10, 2011 PAGES: 335 Tessa Lancaster’s skills first earned her a position as an enforcer in her Uncle Teruo’s Japanese Mafia gang. Then they landed her in prison for a crime she didn’t […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Death at High Tide by Hannah Dennison

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Death at High Tide by Hannah Dennison

Posted August 15, 2020 / 7 Comments

DEATH AT HIGH TIDE SERIES: Island Sisters Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Minotaur Books RELEASE DATE: August 18, 2020 PAGES: 304 In the first installment in the delightful Island Sisters series, two sisters inherit an old hotel in the remote Isles of Scilly off the coast of Cornwall and […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Terry Brennan & Persian Betrayal

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Terry Brennan & Persian Betrayal

Posted August 13, 2020 / 13 Comments

Please join me today in welcoming Terry Brennan back to the blog today to chat about his new thriller Persian Betrayal – and where he loves to write! PERSIAN BETRAYAL SERIES: Empires of Armageddon #2 GENRE: Inspirational Suspense/Thriller PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: July 28, 2020 PAGES: 320 How much can […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Peachy Scream by Anna Gerard

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Peachy Scream by Anna Gerard

Posted August 13, 2020 / 9 Comments

PEACHY SCREAM SERIES: Georgia B&B #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane Books RELEASE DATE: August 11, 2020 PAGES: 320 To die or not to die? Georgia B&B proprietor Nina Fleet struts and frets to bring the curtain down on a Shakespearean actor’s killer. It’s nothing short of inevitable that […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Key Lime Crime by Lucy Burdette

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Key Lime Crime by Lucy Burdette

Posted August 12, 2020 / 7 Comments

THE KEY LIME CRIME SERIES: Key West Food Critic Mystery #10 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane Books RELEASE DATE: August 11, 2020 PAGES: 320 National bestselling author Lucy Burdette’s tenth Key West Food Critic mystery is piping hot with pie-enthusiasts and murder suspects. When a fierce rivalry between key […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Theresa Hall & Accidental Target

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Theresa Hall & Accidental Target

Posted August 11, 2020 / 39 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Accidental Target by Theresa Hall, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to chat with Theresa today about her new book! Title: Accidental Target Author: Theresa Hall Publisher: Love Inspired Suspense Release Date: August 4, 2020 Genre: Inspirational Romantic Suspense […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Behind the Frame by Tracy Gardner

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Behind the Frame by Tracy Gardner

Posted August 11, 2020 / 15 Comments

BEHIND THE FRAME SERIES: A Shepherd Sisters Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Hallmark Publishing RELEASE DATE: August 11, 2020 PAGES: 360 When art in the park leads to murder in the dark, the Shepherd sisters have another crime to solve. Savanna Shepherd, an art expert turned elementary art teacher, […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Andrew Huff & Cross Shadow

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Andrew Huff & Cross Shadow

Posted August 10, 2020 / 15 Comments

Please join me today in welcoming Andrew Huff to the blog today to chat about his new suspense novel Cross Shadow – and the stranger than fiction, real life story that inspired it! CROSS SHADOW SERIES: Shepherd Suspense #2 GENRE: Inspirational Suspense PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: May 26, 2020 PAGES: […]


Cover Reveal: Sprinkled With Sabotage by Allison Pearl

Cover Reveal: Sprinkled With Sabotage by Allison Pearl

Posted August 10, 2020 / 1 Comment

Today I’m pleased to bring you the cover reveal for Sprinkled With Sabotage, a new suspense novel by Allison Pearl! GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense SERIES: Love and Danger in St. Claire PUBLISHER: Anaiah Press RELEASE DATE: October 27, 2020 She trusts him with her life. But what about her heart? Lizzy Bennet […]



Top Ten Tuesday: A Bunch Of Books With Colors In The Titles

Top Ten Tuesday: A Bunch Of Books With Colors In The Titles

Posted August 4, 2020 / 4 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is books with colors in the titles, and I had fun finding these books in my Goodreads shelves! Some I’ve read, some I haven’t. But they are all by authors I’m familiar with and would recommend. amazon affiliate links used     […]


First Line Friday (week 204): Relative Silence

First Line Friday (week 204): Relative Silence

Posted July 31, 2020 / 22 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 Relative Silence by Carrie Stuart Parks, currently on tour with JustRead […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Harmful Haven by Emily Yager

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Harmful Haven by Emily Yager

Posted July 29, 2020 / 13 Comments

Welcome to the Blog Blitz & Giveaway for Harmful Haven by Emily Yager, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Harmful Haven Author: Emily Yager Release Date: August 2020 Genre: Inspirational Romantic Suspense Everyone has secrets…Yet not everyone has lives depending on them being kept. Following in her mother’s footsteps, Inessa […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Tea & Treachery by Vicki Delany

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Tea & Treachery by Vicki Delany

Posted July 29, 2020 / 25 Comments

TEA & TREACHERY by Vicki Delany SERIES: Tea by the Sea Mysteries #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: July 28, 2020 PAGES: 304 In this charming new cozy mystery series from nationally bestselling author, Vicki Delany, a New York City expat-turned-Cape Cod tea shop owner must solve the […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – The Mountains are Calling

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – The Mountains are Calling

Posted July 28, 2020 / 16 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday theme is a free-for-all week (lol) so I decided to take us all to my happy place with a cover love post that’s all about the mountains! As an attempt to valiantly narrow down my list somehow, I’m limiting these covers to 2019 & […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Derailed by Mary Keliikoa

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Derailed by Mary Keliikoa

Posted July 27, 2020 / 17 Comments

DERAILED by Mary Keliikoa SERIES: PI Kelly Pruett #1 GENRE: Mystery / Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Epicenter Press RELEASE DATE: May 12, 2020 PAGES: 232 A dying wish. A secret world. Can this grieving investigator stay on the right track? PI Kelly Pruett is determined to make it on her own. […]



Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Daphne Self & Alabama Days

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Daphne Self & Alabama Days

Posted July 21, 2020 / 24 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Daphne Self to the blog to chat about her new romantic suspense, Alabama Days! Daphne Self, formerly published under the name D.M. Webb, resides in Iowa. As a Mississippian transplant, she spends her days in the Midwest state writing, editing, reading, antiquing, and planning adventures […]