Tag: clean fiction

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Peril in Pink by Sydney Leigh

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Peril in Pink by Sydney Leigh

Posted March 15, 2024 / 8 Comments

PERIL IN PINK by Sydney Leigh SERIES: A Hudson Valley B&B Mystery GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane RELEASE DATE: March 19, 2024 PAGES: 301 Everything is coming up rosé for innkeeper Jess Byrne until a murder on opening weekend gives her B&B’s killer vibe a whole new meaning. […]


Author Interview: Lindy Bell & Brothers in Service

Author Interview: Lindy Bell & Brothers in Service

Posted March 14, 2024 / 4 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Lindy Bell to the blog today to talk about her novel, Brothers in Service! Lindy Bell is an avid reader and has been her entire life, enjoying a wide variety of genres. Lindy’s love of reading is what led to her love of writing. […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 10

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for March 10

Posted March 10, 2024 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of March 10 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 […]


Book Review: The Berlin Letters by Katherine Reay

Book Review: The Berlin Letters by Katherine Reay

Posted March 4, 2024 / 8 Comments

THE BERLIN LETTERS by Katherine Reay GENRE: Espionage/Cold War Fiction (Clean) PUBLISHER: Harper Muse RELEASE DATE: March 5, 2024 PAGES: 364 Bestselling author Katherine Reay returns with an unforgettable tale of the Cold War and a CIA code breaker who risks everything to free her father from an East German […]


March 2024 New Releases

March 2024 New Releases

Posted March 2, 2024 / 2 Comments

Did March come in like a lamb or a lion for you yesterday? I’m not sure which one applies to Georgia but whichever one it was, was soggy! Once again, we’re at the precipice of another month with so many marvelous books that I want to read! There are 104 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Double Scoop of Murder by Lena Gregory

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Double Scoop of Murder by Lena Gregory

Posted March 1, 2024 / 22 Comments

DOUBLE SCOOP OF MURDER by Lena Gregory SERIES: Coffee & Cream Cafe Mysteries #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Gemma Halliday Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 27, 2024 PAGES: 214 From author Lena Gregory comes a hunt for more than just treasure… Danika Delany is loving running her uncle’s old fashioned […]


February 2024 In Review

February 2024 In Review

Posted February 29, 2024 / 12 Comments

Happy Leap Day! We are just moving through the year, aren’t we? It’s time once again for the monthly post where I look at the books I read and reviewed in that time period. A February 2024 in Review post, if you will pardon the pun. Not surprisingly, I read […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Snow Job by Dianne Ascroft

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): The Snow Job by Dianne Ascroft

Posted February 29, 2024 / 15 Comments

THE SNOW JOB by Dianne Ascroft SERIES: Century Cottage Cozy Mysteries #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Independently Published RELEASE DATE: December 13, 2023 PAGES: 307 A Scottish shindig, a pretty pin, a cold corpse. When a well-liked and respected townsman is murdered on a snowy street in Fenwater, it’s […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – Gone to the Dogs Again

Top Ten Tuesday: Cover Love – Gone to the Dogs Again

Posted February 26, 2024 / 16 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is Covers/Titles with Things Found in Nature (idea submitted by Jessica @ a GREAT read) and there were so many ways I could have gone with this. But ultimately I decided to go back to a […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 25

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 25

Posted February 25, 2024 / 0 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of February 25 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 […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder in Masquerade by Mary Winters

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder in Masquerade by Mary Winters

Posted February 23, 2024 / 14 Comments

MURDER IN MASQUERADE by Mary Winters SERIES: A Lady of Letters Mystery #2 GENRE: Historical/Victorian Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: February 20, 2024 PAGES: 331 Extra, extra, read all about it! Countess turned advice columnist Amelia Amesbury finds herself playing the role of sleuth when a night at […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Ill-Fated Fortune by Jennifer J. Chow

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Ill-Fated Fortune by Jennifer J. Chow

Posted February 20, 2024 / 18 Comments

ILL-FATED FORTUNE by Jennifer J. Chow SERIES: Magical Fortune Cookie #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery/Magical Realism (Clean) PUBLISHER: Minotaur Books RELEASE DATE: February 20, 2024 PAGES: 319 The first in the heart-warming and deliciously mysterious Magical Fortune Cookie series from Lefty Award-nominee Jennifer J. Chow. Felicity Jin grew up literally hanging […]


Book Review: Murder Under a Honey Moon by Abigail Keam

Book Review: Murder Under a Honey Moon by Abigail Keam

Posted February 19, 2024 / 5 Comments

MURDER UNDER A HONEY MOON by Abigail Keam SERIES: A Mona Moon Mystery #12 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Worker Bee Press RELEASE DATE: February 19, 2024 PAGES: 190 Mona Moon and her new husband, Robert Farley, Duke of Brynelleth, are on their honeymoon at last. They have just […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Once Upon a Murder by Samantha Larsen

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Once Upon a Murder by Samantha Larsen

Posted February 17, 2024 / 12 Comments

ONCE UPON A MURDER by Samantha Larsen SERIES: A Lady Librarian Mystery #2 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery (Clean) PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane Books RELEASE DATE: February 20, 2024 PAGES: 298 Miss Tiffany Woodall must sleuth the slaying of a footman to clear her beloved’s name in the second Lady Librarian mystery, […]


Author Interview: E.M. Goldsmith & Salvation Taverns

Author Interview: E.M. Goldsmith & Salvation Taverns

Posted February 15, 2024 / 0 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author E.M. Goldsmith to the blog today to talk about her new fantasy novel, Salvation Taverns! Plus, it’s her birthday today – yay!! E.M. Goldsmith (probably) resides in a bunker at an undisclosed location. She is a master gamer, a life-long fantasy enthusiast, an avid […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Abroad

Top Ten Tuesday: Romance Abroad

Posted February 13, 2024 / 7 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday (hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl) is all about love and romance, so I thought I’d take a look at some of my fave novels where the characters find romance abroad. No ‘girl (or guy) next door’ for these travelers, they go […]


Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 4

Some Goodreads Giveaways and Weekly Update for February 4

Posted February 4, 2024 / 2 Comments

Happy Sunday! Here are the Goodreads (and blog) giveaways ending the week of February 4 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 […]


February 2024 New Releases

February 2024 New Releases

Posted February 3, 2024 / 3 Comments

How did it get to be February already?!? I feel like it should still be the middle of January but maybe that’s because I was sick for most of January and I should get a do-over lol. Nevertheless, despite my feelings of denial, it IS indeed February – Black History […]



First Line Friday (week 379): Murder in Westminster

First Line Friday (week 379): Murder in Westminster

Posted February 1, 2024 / 9 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 Murder in Westminster by Vanessa Riley! I got to meet Vanessa last weekend at […]