March 2024 In Review

March 2024 In Review

Posted March 31, 2024 / 8 Comments

Hello, dear readers! I hope you are having a blessed & worshipful Easter weekend. The end of the month means it’s time for my March 2024 in Review post where I look at the books I read and reviewed this past month. I read a lot of mysteries this month, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): For Better or For Granted by Amy R. Anguish

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): For Better or For Granted by Amy R. Anguish

Posted March 30, 2024 / 30 Comments

FOR BETTER OR FOR GRANTED by Amy R. Anguish GENRE: Romantic Women’s Fiction (Christian) PUBLISHER: Scrivenings Press RELEASE DATE: March 26, 2024 PAGES: 297 Divorce was never in the plans for Genevieve Stewart. Only four years into marriage, and everything has gone wrong. Why stay where she’s never going to […]



First Line Friday (week 387): Sinner

First Line Friday (week 387): Sinner

Posted March 28, 2024 / 9 Comments

Happy Good 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 Sinner by Mike Nappa (writing as Sharon Carter Rogers). I read this book […]


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 […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Walker & Emma’s Hero

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Carrie Walker & Emma’s Hero

Posted March 28, 2024 / 28 Comments

I am delighted today to introduce you to author Carrie Walker and her debut novel, Emma’s Hero! Carrie Walker lives in Michigan with her husband and seven children. From her ten years serving as a high school youth minister, adventures around the globe, and raising a family, many stories have […]



Book Review: Cold Case Target by Jessica R. Patch

Book Review: Cold Case Target by Jessica R. Patch

Posted March 26, 2024 / 3 Comments

COLD CASE TARGET by Jessica R. Patch SERIES: Texas Crime Scene Cleaners #2 GENRE: Romantic Suspense (Christian) PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: March 26, 2024 PAGES: 222 Caught in a serial killer’s deadly game with nowhere to turn… Interrupting an attempted murder—and leaving with incriminating evidence—makes Sissy Spencer a […]



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, […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 24

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 24

Posted March 24, 2024 / 0 Comments

Happy Palm Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of March 24 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 […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Erica Wynters & Poppies, Perils, and Poison

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Erica Wynters & Poppies, Perils, and Poison

Posted March 22, 2024 / 11 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Erica Wynters to the blog today to talk about her new cozy mystery Poppies, Perils, and Poison – and to share an excerpt! POPPIES, PERILS, AND POISON by Erica Wynters SERIES: Camelot Flowers Mysteries #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Gemma Halliday Publishing RELEASE DATE: […]


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 […]


First Line Friday (week 386): To Speak His Name

First Line Friday (week 386): To Speak His Name

Posted March 21, 2024 / 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 delighted to feature the first line of To Speak His Name by Tara Johnson. Isn’t that cover so eye-catching?!! I haven’t […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): One Dead, Two to Go by Elena Hartwell

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): One Dead, Two to Go by Elena Hartwell

Posted March 21, 2024 / 9 Comments

ONE DEAD, TWO TO GO by Elena Hartwell SERIES: Eddie Shoes Mysteries #1 GENRE: Private Eye Mystery (Clean with some language) PUBLISHER: Open Road Media RELEASE DATE: March 12, 2024 PAGES: 258 Private Investigator Edwina “Eddie Shoes” Schultz’s most recent job has her parked outside a seedy Bellingham hotel, photographing […]



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 Review (and a Giveaway!): A Noble Scheme by Roseanna M. White

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Noble Scheme by Roseanna M. White

Posted March 19, 2024 / 44 Comments

A NOBLE SCHEME by Roseanna M. White SERIES: The Imposters #2 GENRE: Historical Romance (Christian) PUBLISHER: Bethany House RELEASE DATE: March 19, 2024 PAGES: 349 In the opulent and perilous world of high society’s most elite–and most dangerous–families, two investigators must set aside their broken hearts to uncover the truth. […]