Tag: clean fiction


Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Characters On Vacation

Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Characters On Vacation

Posted April 16, 2024 / 38 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is “Characters I’d Like to go on Vacation With” but I’m tweaking it just a little bit so I don’t have to choose between characters lol. The books on my list today all feature characters on […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for April 14

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for April 14

Posted April 14, 2024 / 1 Comment

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of April 14 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 Goodreads or […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Paint Can Kill by Joanna Campbell Slan

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Paint Can Kill by Joanna Campbell Slan

Posted April 10, 2024 / 19 Comments

PAINT CAN KILL by Joanna Campbell Slan SERIES: Cara Mia Delgatto Mysteries #9 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Spot On Publishing RELEASE DATE: December 15, 2023 PAGES: 254 It’s raining outside, and it’s raining inside. Hey, that’s Florida. But as sassy entrepreneur Cara Mia Delgatto watches a van full of […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in the Roaring Twenties

Top Ten Tuesday: Books Set in the Roaring Twenties

Posted April 8, 2024 / 11 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is a freebie so I decided to look at books set in the Roaring Twenties. I used to think that I didn’t like reading books set in this era but over the last few years I’ve […]


Cover Reveal: Falling Through the Black by E. A. Hendryx

Cover Reveal: Falling Through the Black by E. A. Hendryx

Posted April 5, 2024 / 1 Comment

Today, I’m delighted to bring you the cover reveal for Falling Through the Black by E.A. Hendryx, as well as a Kickstarter opportunity for you to be part of! SERIES: Xerus Galaxy Saga #2 GENRE: Young Adult Science Fantasy (Clean) PUBLISHER: Pine Mountain Publishing RELEASE DATE: Fall 2024 She survived the […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Rain in the Title

Top Ten Tuesday: Books With Rain in the Title

Posted April 1, 2024 / 17 Comments

Happy Tuesday! April Showers bring … well, in today’s Top Ten Tuesday post they bring books with rain in the title. I honestly thought I had done this topic already but after searching my posts, I only found a rainy day cover love post and one on stormy book titles. […]


April 2024 New Releases

April 2024 New Releases

Posted April 1, 2024 / 4 Comments

And just like that, it’s April! Spring is in the air (and so is the pollen haha) and once again we’re entering into a new month of fabulous new books. Can someone just stop time for a bit so I can read all. the. books? Please? There are 103 titles […]


Book Review: What the Mountains Remember by Joy Callaway

Book Review: What the Mountains Remember by Joy Callaway

Posted April 1, 2024 / 4 Comments

WHAT THE MOUNTAINS REMEMBER by Joy Callaway GENRE: Historical Fiction (Clean) PUBLISHER: Harper Muse RELEASE DATE: April 2, 2024 PAGES: 366 At this wondrous resort, secrets can easily be hidden in plain sight when the eye is trained on beauty. April 1913—Belle Newbold hasn’t seen mountains for seven years—since her […]


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: 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 […]


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, […]


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 […]


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 […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2024 Cover Love

Top Ten Tuesday: Spring 2024 Cover Love

Posted March 18, 2024 / 15 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is all about our Spring 2024 TBR lists but there’s no way I can limit that to 10 or any reasonable number lol. I’m already scheduled to review over 40 books between now & the end […]