Category: mystery/suspense


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Irene Hannon & Body of Evidence

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Irene Hannon & Body of Evidence

Posted October 4, 2022 / 26 Comments

I love it when Irene Hannon visits the blog (and I try very hard not to fangirl too embarrassingly lol), so please join me in welcoming her today to share about her new romantic suspense Body of Evidence – and a time when book research got a little too real […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Fictional Bookstores I Want to Visit

Top Ten Tuesday: Fictional Bookstores I Want to Visit

Posted October 4, 2022 / 13 Comments

Happy Tuesday, dear readers! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is all about bookstores, so I decided to look at fictional bookstores that I want to visit – if only they actually existed! What is something about a bookstore that makes you want to check it out? For me, it’s […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): DiAnn Mills & Concrete Evidence

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): DiAnn Mills & Concrete Evidence

Posted October 3, 2022 / 31 Comments

It’s always a treat to have a visit from author DiAnn Mills, and today she’s here to talk about her new suspense Concrete Evidence and ways to seek justice in our daily lives. CONCRETE EVIDENCE by DiAnn Mills GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Tyndale House RELEASE DATE: October 4, 2022 […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jerusha Agen & Covert Danger

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Jerusha Agen & Covert Danger

Posted September 30, 2022 / 17 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Covert Danger by Jerusha Agen, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! I’m delighted to have Jerusha on the blog today to chat about her new romantic suspense! COVERT DANGER by Jerusha Agen SERIES: Guardians Unleashed #2 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: SDG Words, […]


First Line Friday (week 309): The Case of the Artist’s Mistake

First Line Friday (week 309): The Case of the Artist’s Mistake

Posted September 29, 2022 / 10 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 featuring the first line of The Case of the Artist’s Mistake by Jan Drexler. I really enjoyed the first book in […]


Book Review: Millstone of Doubt by Erica Vetsch

Book Review: Millstone of Doubt by Erica Vetsch

Posted September 29, 2022 / 3 Comments

MILLSTONE OF DOUBT by Erica Vetsch SERIES: Thorndike and Swann Regency Mysteries #2 GENRE: Inspirational Historical/Regency Mystery/Romance PUBLISHER: Kregel RELEASE DATE: September 20, 2022 PAGES: 304 Regency London’s detective duo is back on a new case–and this one is going to be a killer Caught in the explosion of the […]



Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – All About the Words

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – All About the Words

Posted September 27, 2022 / 27 Comments

Happy Tuesday, my friends! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is typographic book covers – covers where the design is all, or mostly, words. Or, to say it another way, the cover is all about the words. This was a more difficult topic to narrow down than I anticipated so […]


Book Review: Amish Jane Doe by Shelley Shepard Gray

Book Review: Amish Jane Doe by Shelley Shepard Gray

Posted September 25, 2022 / 5 Comments

AMISH JANE DOE by Shelley Shepard Gray SERIES: Inspirational Cold Case Collection GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Mystery/Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Cold Case RELEASE DATE: August 23, 2022 PAGES: 228 He left her without a word… Now he needs her help to catch a killer Escaping his Amish community as a teen […]


Book Review: Because I Could Not Stop for Death by Amanda Flower

Book Review: Because I Could Not Stop for Death by Amanda Flower

Posted September 24, 2022 / 9 Comments

BECAUSE I COULD NOT STOP FOR DEATH by Amanda Flower SERIES: An Emily Dickinson Mystery #1 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: September 20, 2022 PAGES: 334 Emily Dickinson and her housemaid, Willa Noble, realize there is nothing poetic about murder in this first book in an all-new […]


Book Review: Summer Camp Culprit by C.K. Fyfe

Book Review: Summer Camp Culprit by C.K. Fyfe

Posted September 24, 2022 / 4 Comments

SUMMER CAMP CULPRIT by C.K. Fyfe GENRE: Romantic Cozy Mystery Short Story RELEASE DATE: May 11, 2022 PAGES: 66 Camp Starfall is closing. But that doesn’t mean the past is going with it. Despite her misgivings, Lindsey returns to the campground she last left as a broken-hearted teen. She’s determined […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Deadly Traditions cozy mystery Christmas anthology

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Deadly Traditions cozy mystery Christmas anthology

Posted September 22, 2022 / 17 Comments

DEADLY TRADITIONS: A Cozy Mystery Christmas Anthology AUTHORS: Erin Scoggins, Estelle Richards, Justine Maxwell, Ellie Ballard, Sam Cheever, Gayle Leeson, Sheena Macleod, Dianne Ascroft, Melicity Pope, Mollie Cox Bryan, Wendy H. Jones, and Sage So. GENRE: Cozy Mystery collection PUBLISHER: Grace Abraham Publishing RELEASE DATE: September 27, 2022 PAGES: 474 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Night to Remember by Danny & Wanda Pelfrey

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Night to Remember by Danny & Wanda Pelfrey

Posted September 22, 2022 / 8 Comments

A NIGHT TO REMEMBER by Danny & Wanda Pelfrey SERIES: An Adairsville Heritage Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: CrossLink Publishing RELEASE DATE: September 14, 2022 PAGES: 209 Riley Gordan is back in Adairsville, Georgia, anticipating a leisurely vacation from the rigors of law school with her college friend, Trish. […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Kate Parker & Deadly Rescue

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Kate Parker & Deadly Rescue

Posted September 20, 2022 / 17 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Kate Parker to the blog today to share a fascinating glimpse at history and how it relates to her new historical cozy mystery, Deadly Rescue! DEADLY RESCUE by Kate Parker SERIES: Deadly #9 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: JDP Press RELEASE DATE: September 20, 2022 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fallout by Carrie Stuart Parks

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fallout by Carrie Stuart Parks

Posted September 17, 2022 / 11 Comments

FALLOUT by Carrie Stuart Parks GENRE: Suspense (clean) PUBLISHER: Thomas Nelson RELEASE DATE: September 13, 2022 PAGES: 336 Her carefully crafted life is about to be demolished. After a difficult childhood, Samantha Williams craves simplicity: jigsaw puzzles, lectures at the library, and the students she adores in her role as […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Forged by Sara Davison

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Forged by Sara Davison

Posted September 16, 2022 / 15 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour for Forged by Sara Davison, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Keep reading for an excerpt! And check out a photo tour of the settings of Forged HERE FORGED by Sara Davison SERIES: The Night Guardians Series #4 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Mountain […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Buttercream Betrayal by Kim Davis

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Buttercream Betrayal by Kim Davis

Posted September 15, 2022 / 39 Comments

BUTTERCREAM BETRAYAL by Kim Davis SERIES: Cupcake Catering Mystery #5 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Cinnamon & Sugar Press RELEASE DATE: September 13, 2022 PAGES: 320 Intent on getting their two mischievous dogs under control, Emory Martinez and her half sister, Vannie, join a group dog training program led by Shawn […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dangerous Beauty by Melissa Koslin

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dangerous Beauty by Melissa Koslin

Posted September 14, 2022 / 18 Comments

I’m excited today to give you a peek inside Dangerous Beauty by Melissa Koslin – and a chance for two of you to win a copy of your own! DANGEROUS BEAUTY by Melissa Koslin GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Revell RELEASE DATE: September 6, 2022 PAGES: 342 Liliana Vela hates […]