Tag: cozy mystery

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. […]



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!): 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 (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 […]



Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Laura Childs & A Dark and Stormy Tea

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Laura Childs & A Dark and Stormy Tea

Posted August 18, 2022 / 9 Comments

I’m delighted to have Laura Childs back on the blog today to chat about her new Tea Shop mystery, A Dark and Stormy Tea, and how her mystery writing career began! A DARK AND STORMY TEA by Laura Childs SERIES: Tea Shop Mystery #24 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE […]


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!): Hook, Line & Sinker by Marc Jedel

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Hook, Line & Sinker by Marc Jedel

Posted August 10, 2022 / 3 Comments

HOOK, LINE & SINKER by Marc Jedel SERIES: An Ozark Lake Mystery #3 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: BGM Press RELEASE DATE: July 14, 2022 PAGES: 255 Dubious diamond devotees and a dead loan shark. With the dad she thought dead suspected of murder, can she keep him from doing hard […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Backstage by Nupur Tustin

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Backstage by Nupur Tustin

Posted August 6, 2022 / 15 Comments

MURDER BACKSTAGE by Nupur Tustin SERIES: Joseph Haydn Mystery #4 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Foiled Plots Press RELEASE DATE: July 6, 2022 PAGES: 348 When murder propels him backstage, Haydn is forced to confront a deadly killer. . . When the Burgtheater’s impresario unexpectedly meets his maker, Joseph Haydn […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Something Deadly on Desert Drive by Kris Bock

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Something Deadly on Desert Drive by Kris Bock

Posted August 3, 2022 / 12 Comments

SOMETHING DEADLY ON DESERT DRIVE by Kris Bock SERIES: The Accidental Detective #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Tule Publishing RELEASE DATE: June 21, 2022 PAGES: 209 Starting over at fifty might be hard, but it shouldn’t be deadly… Still recovering from an injury that might have permanently derailed her career […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Series I Love That Are Set In Alaska

Top Ten Tuesday: Series I Love That Are Set In Alaska

Posted August 2, 2022 / 5 Comments

Happy Tuesday! And happy August!! We’re just flying through this year, aren’t we? Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is books set in a place we’d love to visit, and if you’ve been a blog follower for a minute you know how I love to visit Alaska on the pages […]