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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 / 2 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 / 3 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 / 15 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 / 7 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. […]


Book Review (and a Free Book!): Beyond Courage by Heather Tabers

Book Review (and a Free Book!): Beyond Courage by Heather Tabers

Posted September 19, 2022 / 2 Comments

BEYOND COURAGE by Heather Tabers GENRE: Inspirational Dual Timeline Short Story RELEASE DATE: Available for free with newsletter sign-up Two military wives, sixty years apart, raise sons who grow up to be soldiers, like their fathers. How can one little note bring these two women together on a quest to […]


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 Review: An Autumn Kiss by Laura Rollins, Annette Lyon & Lisa H. Catmull

Book Review: An Autumn Kiss by Laura Rollins, Annette Lyon & Lisa H. Catmull

Posted September 15, 2022 / 1 Comment

AN AUTUMN KISS by Laura Rollins, Annette Lyon & Lisa . Catmull SERIES: Timeless Victorian Collection #7 GENRE: Historical/Victorian Romance (clean & wholesome) PUBLISHER: Mirror Press RELEASE DATE: September 20, 2022 PAGES: 275 An Autumn Kiss is the seventh book in the Timeless Victorian Collection, a bestselling anthology series from […]


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 Review (and a Giveaway!): Dewey Decimated by Allison Brook

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Dewey Decimated by Allison Brook

Posted September 14, 2022 / 6 Comments

DEWEY DECIMATED by Allison Brook SERIES: Haunted Library Mysteries #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane RELEASE DATE: September 6, 2022 PAGES: 336 Librarian Carrie Singleton is back on the case, alongside library ghost Evelyn, in the sixth installment of Agatha Award nominee Allison Brook’s Haunted Library mysteries. Carrie Singleton […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Photo Finished by Lori Roberts Herbst

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Photo Finished by Lori Roberts Herbst

Posted September 12, 2022 / 14 Comments

PHOTO FINISHED by Lori Roberts Herbst SERIES: Callie Cassidy Mysteries #4 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Lori Roberts Herbst RELEASE DATE: September 13, 2022 PAGES: 300 When a visit to a Colorado dude ranch turns deadly, it’s up to photographer Callie Cassidy to corral the killer… As maid of honor (aka […]



Book Review: Kidnapped in Alaska by Beth Carpenter

Book Review: Kidnapped in Alaska by Beth Carpenter

Posted August 27, 2022 / 5 Comments

KIDNAPPED IN ALASKA by Beth Carpenter GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired (Inspirational Mountain Rescue Collection) RELEASE DATE: July 19, 2022 PAGES: 207 From hiking and camping… To hiding from kidnappers! Alexis Mahoney is prepared for bears and bad weather on a rafting trip, not kidnappers trying to snatch […]


Book Review: A Place to Heal by Allie Pleiter

Book Review: A Place to Heal by Allie Pleiter

Posted August 27, 2022 / 7 Comments

A PLACE TO HEAL by Allie Pleiter SERIES: True North Springs #1 GENRE: Inspirational Contemporary Romance PUBLISHER: Love Inspired RELEASE DATE: June 28, 2022 PAGES: 205 She’s found the perfect place for her camp. But will he agree to her terms? Opening a camp for children who’ve dealt with tragedy […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Charleston Conundrum by Stacy Wilder

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Charleston Conundrum by Stacy Wilder

Posted August 24, 2022 / 5 Comments

CHARLESTON CONUNDRUM by Stacy Wilder SERIES: A Liz Adams Mystery #1 GENRE: Amateur Sleuth/Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Wild Hawk Press RELEASE DATE: January 15, 2022 PAGES: 232 A Cozy Mystery With a Twist… Liz Adams never imagined when she moved to Charleston with her truth sniffing Labrador retriever, Duke, that she […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Stories of God (and Kiki) by Dave Connis

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Stories of God (and Kiki) by Dave Connis

Posted August 21, 2022 / 5 Comments

THE STORIES OF GOD (AND KIKI) by Dave Connis ILLUSTRATOR: Amy Domingo SERIES: Made In His Image #2 GENRE: Inspirational Children’s Picture Book PUBLISHER: WaterBrook RELEASE DATE: July 19, 2022 PAGES: 40 From the creators of The Inventions of God (and Eva) comes a delightfully illustrated picture book that tells the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Devil’s Kiss by Michelle Bennington

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Devil’s Kiss by Michelle Bennington

Posted August 13, 2022 / 15 Comments

DEVIL’S KISS by Michelle Bennington SERIES: A Small Batch Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Level Best Books RELEASE DATE: May 31, 2022 PAGES: 278 Rook Campbell is broke, divorced, jobless, and in desperate need of steady employment, which is hard to come by in the small town of Rothdale, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Everyone Belongs by Heather Avis

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Everyone Belongs by Heather Avis

Posted August 11, 2022 / 10 Comments

EVERYONE BELONGS by Heather Avis ILLUSTRATOR: Sarah Mensinga GENRE: Children’s Picture Book PUBLISHER: WaterBrook RELEASE DATE: August 9, 2022 PAGES: 41 A joyful rhyming book that encourages children to not only value all people but to also make room for their differences in order to make a better, brighter, and […]