Tag: cozy mystery

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Mistletoe Cake Murder by Lena Gregory

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Mistletoe Cake Murder by Lena Gregory

Posted October 22, 2021 / 15 Comments

MISTLETOE CAKE MURDER SERIES: All-Day Breakfast Cafe Mystery #6 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Lyrical Press RELEASE DATE: October 12, 2021 PAGES: 219 ’Tis the season for celebrating when Gia Morelli’s holidays include both a wedding and yuletide festivities. Until someone naughty delivers a most unwanted Christmas gift—murder. . .   […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Death by Chance by Abigail Keam

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Death by Chance by Abigail Keam

Posted October 20, 2021 / 5 Comments

DEATH BY CHANCE SERIES: A Josiah Reynolds Mystery #16 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Worker Bee Press RELEASE DATE: October 18, 2021 PAGES: 174 FIVE STARS! “Abigail Keam has written a fresh and entertaining story. Her well-developed mystery has many avenues to explore, but it all comes together well with surprise […]





Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Perfect Bind by Dorothy St. James

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): A Perfect Bind by Dorothy St. James

Posted October 2, 2021 / 16 Comments

A PERFECT BIND SERIES: Beloved Bookworm Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: September 28, 2021 PAGES: 304 Librarian Tru Beckett, ardent defender of the printed word, is about to find out that keeping murder checked out of her beloved library is much harder than she thought… Tru […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Fallish Books on my TBR List

Top Ten Tuesday: Fallish Books on my TBR List

Posted September 28, 2021 / 37 Comments

Happy Tuesday! Today’s theme for Top Ten Tuesday is a freebie so I thought I’d look at some fallish books on my TBR list. In hindsight, perhaps I should have done this topic last week (during the Fall TBR topic) and saved the Christmas collections for this week but, alas, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Burden of Poof by Julie Anne Lindsey

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Burden of Poof by Julie Anne Lindsey

Posted September 22, 2021 / 11 Comments

BURDEN OF POOF SERIES: Bonnie & Clyde Mysteries #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Cozy Queen Publishing LLC RELEASE DATE: September 15, 2021 PAGES: 254 An amateur sleuth named Bonnie and her kitty companion Clyde, with names like those, what could possibly go wrong? Life hasn’t sparkled too brightly for Bonnie […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Swimming With the Fishes by Marc Jedel

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Swimming With the Fishes by Marc Jedel

Posted September 20, 2021 / 7 Comments

SWIMMING WITH THE FISHES SERIES: Ozarks Lake Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: BGM Press RELEASE DATE: August 27, 2021 PAGES: 196 She’s settling into a new life. But when a fishing trip totally capsizes, can she get a friend off the hook for murder? Elizabeth Trout still feels awkward […]


Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles as Easy as One, Two, Three

Top Ten Tuesday: Book Titles as Easy as One, Two, Three

Posted September 14, 2021 / 29 Comments

Happy Tuesday, friends! Today’s topic for Top Ten Tuesday is “Books With Numbers In the Title” – and because I always enjoy topics like this, I was excited to put this post together. I’ve done a similar post on the number ten in titles so today I decided to start […]


Cover Reveal: An Eggnog to Die For by Amy Pershing

Cover Reveal: An Eggnog to Die For by Amy Pershing

Posted September 13, 2021 / 30 Comments

I’m delighted today to bring you the cover reveal for An Eggnog to Die For – the next book in Amy Pershing’s Cape Cod Foodie Mystery series! SERIES: Cape Cod Foodie Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: November 2, 2021 Christmas is coming to Cape Cod, but […]


Guest Post: Angela Ruth Strong & A Mug of Mayhem

Guest Post: Angela Ruth Strong & A Mug of Mayhem

Posted September 8, 2021 / 48 Comments

I am delighted to have Angela Ruth Strong on the blog today to share how her strangest book signing inspired her to include a retirement home A Mug of Mayhem! A MUG OF MAYHEM SERIES: CafFUNated Mysteries #4 GENRE: Inspirational Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Mountain Brook Ink RELEASE DATE: September 5, […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Deadly Summer Nights by Vicki Delany

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Deadly Summer Nights by Vicki Delany

Posted September 2, 2021 / 8 Comments

DEADLY SUMMER NIGHTS SERIES: A Catskill Summer Resort Mystery #1 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley RELEASE DATE: September 7, 2021 PAGES: 304 A summer of fun at a Catskills resort comes to an abrupt end when a guest is found murdered, in this new 1950s set mystery series. It’s […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Deadly Cypher by Kate Parker

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Deadly Cypher by Kate Parker

Posted August 28, 2021 / 10 Comments

DEADLY CYPHER SERIES: Deadly #7 GENRE: Historical Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: JDP Press RELEASE DATE: August 24, 2021 PAGES: 211 Could a murder at Bletchley Park cost Britain the war? November, 1939. The British government has assembled a small group of intellectuals at an estate north of London as part of […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Knot Ready for Murder by Mary Marks

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Knot Ready for Murder by Mary Marks

Posted August 28, 2021 / 9 Comments

KNOT READY FOR MURDER SERIES: A Quilting Mystery #9 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: July 27, 2021 PAGES: 320 The ninth installment in the hit Quilting Mystery series by Mary Marks finds sleuth Martha searching for her fiancé’s ex-wife. One loose thread threatens to unravel Martha’s wedding plans: […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Ellen Byron & Cajun Kiss of Death

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Ellen Byron & Cajun Kiss of Death

Posted August 27, 2021 / 7 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Ellen Byron to the blog today to share a recipe from her new cozy mystery, Cajun Kiss of Death! CAJUN KISS OF DEATH SERIES: A Cajun Country Mystery #7 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Crooked Lane Books RELEASE DATE: August 10, 2021 PAGES: 320 The next […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Railroaded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Railroaded 4 Murder by J.C. Eaton

Posted August 26, 2021 / 2 Comments

RAILROADED 4 MURDER SERIES: Sophie Kimball Mystery #8 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: August 24, 2021 PAGES: 336 While planning her wedding, Sophie Phee Kimball gets sidetracked by the murder of a model train enthusiast… Phee’s marriage to Marshall Gregory promises to be the wedding of the year […]



Guest Post: Rosie Reed & Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe

Guest Post: Rosie Reed & Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe

Posted August 24, 2021 / 14 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Rosie Reed to the blog today to share some facts about herself and her books – and her paranormal cozy mystery Murder at Magic Cakes Cafe! Follow along with the Great Escapes tour HERE. MURDER AT MAGIC CAKES CAFE SERIES: English Village Witch Cozy #1 […]