Tag: mystery/suspense

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Paws for Murder by Scarlett English

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Paws for Murder by Scarlett English

Posted March 10, 2020 / 11 Comments

PAWS FOR MURDER SERIES: Barking Mad Mysteries #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery RELEASE DATE: January 5, 2020 PAGES: 163 Welcome to Adlebury where village life can be downright deadly. Veterinarian Petronella Knight seems to have it all. A job she loves, good friends, and patients who adore her. But when she […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Lavender Blue Murder by Laura Childs

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Lavender Blue Murder by Laura Childs

Posted March 9, 2020 / 9 Comments

LAVENDER BLUE MURDER SERIES: A Tea Shop Mystery #21 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Berkley Books RELEASE DATE: March 3, 2020 PAGES: 336 Tea-Maven Theodosia Browning brews up trouble in the latest Tea Shop Mystery from New York Times bestselling author Laura Childs. Tea maven Theodosia Browning and her tea sommelier […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sleuth on Safari by A.R. Kennedy

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Sleuth on Safari by A.R. Kennedy

Posted March 7, 2020 / 5 Comments

SLEUTH ON SAFARI SERIES: A Traveler Cozy Mystery  #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery RELEASE DATE: March 24, 2020 PAGES: 267 A bargain deal on a safari + one dead body = An adventure no one could plan for. Naomi and her estranged sister are off on a trip of a lifetime—an […]



Book Review (and a Giveaway!): On the Lamb by Tina Kashian

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): On the Lamb by Tina Kashian

Posted March 3, 2020 / 12 Comments

ON THE LAMB SERIES: Kebab Kitchen Mystery #4 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 352 Lucy Berberian is busy preparing her family’s Mediterranean restaurant for Easter on the Jersey Shore–but a batch of sweets is to die for . . . Bikers are thundering into […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Terry Brennan & Ishmael Covenant

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Terry Brennan & Ishmael Covenant

Posted March 1, 2020 / 11 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Terry Brennan to the blog today to chat about his new book, Ishmael Covenant! Terry Brennan is the award-winning author of The Sacred Cipher, The Brotherhood Conspiracy, and The Alepp Code, the three books in The Jerusalem Prophecies series. His new book, Ishmael Covenant is the first […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Makes Scents by Christin Brecher

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Murder Makes Scents by Christin Brecher

Posted February 28, 2020 / 11 Comments

MURDER MAKES SCENTS SERIES: Nantucket Candle Maker Mystery #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 272 Stella Wright loves creating candles at her Nantucket store–and she also has a burning passion for justice. Now, after visiting a perfume conference, she must solve a vial crime […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Here Comes the Body by Maria DiRico

Posted February 26, 2020 / 9 Comments

HERE COMES THE BODY SERIES: A Catering Hall Mystery #1 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Kensington RELEASE DATE: February 25, 2020 PAGES: 304 After her philandering husband’s boat went down, newly single Mia Carina went back to Astoria, the bustling Queens neighborhood of her youth. Living with her nonna and her […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Fatal Memories

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Fatal Memories

Posted February 22, 2020 / 22 Comments

in this post: Fatal Memories Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire month […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Death By Baguette by Jennifer S. Alderson

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Death By Baguette by Jennifer S. Alderson

Posted February 22, 2020 / 5 Comments

DEATH BY BAGUETTE SERIES: Travel Can Be Murder #2 GENRE: Cozy Mystery PUBLISHER: Traveling Life Press RELEASE DATE: February 7, 2020 PAGES: 200 Paris—the city of love, lights … and murder? Join tour guide Lana Hansen as she escorts five couples on an unforgettable Valentine-themed vacation to France! Unfortunately it […]


Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Northern Hearts

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Northern Hearts

Posted February 21, 2020 / 14 Comments

in this post: Northern Hearts Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to another Love Stories giveaway post! This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, because I love Love Stories. Throughout the entire month […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fall From Trace by Rebecca Connolly

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Fall From Trace by Rebecca Connolly

Posted February 20, 2020 / 9 Comments

FALL FROM TRACE SERIES: London League #5 GENRE: Historical Regency Romance/Intrigue PUBLISHER: Phase Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 1, 2020 PAGES: 281 Gone, but not forgotten… Alex Sommerville should have been dead. To the world, he had been dead for almost five years, and with him, the secrets he had carried […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Cold Case Connection by Dana Mentink

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Cold Case Connection by Dana Mentink

Posted February 19, 2020 / 19 Comments

COLD CASE CONNECTION SERIES: Roughwater Ranch Cowboys #3 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: Love Inspired Suspense RELEASE DATE: February 4, 2020 PAGES: 224 Hunting down old leads puts a murderer on their trail. Convinced his sister’s death wasn’t an accident, private investigator Sergio Ross is determined to catch her killer. […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Robin Patchen & Legacy Reclaimed

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Robin Patchen & Legacy Reclaimed

Posted February 17, 2020 / 28 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Robin Patchen – and her heroine Chelsea Hamilton – to chat about her latest book Legacy Reclaimed! LEGACY RECLAIMED SERIES: The Legacy #3 GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: JDP Publishing RELEASE DATE: February 11, 2020 PAGES: 302 She’ll risk anything to save the company her […]


Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tom Threadgill & Collision of Lies

Author Interview (and a Giveaway!): Tom Threadgill & Collision of Lies

Posted February 12, 2020 / 19 Comments

Please join me in welcoming author Tom Threadgill to the blog today to chat about his new suspense novel, Collision of Lies! Tom Threadgill is a full-time author and a member of American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW). He is currently on the suspense/thriller publishing board for LPC Books, a division […]



Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Guarded by Sara Davison

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Guarded by Sara Davison

Posted February 4, 2020 / 21 Comments

Welcome to the Blog + Review Tour & Giveaway for Guarded by Sara Davison, hosted by JustRead Publicity Tours! Title: Guarded by Sara Davison Series: The Night Guardians, Book 2 Publisher: Mountain Brook Ink Release Date: February 1, 2020 Genre: Suspense / Thriller The tip the stranger left sent Nicole […]



Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Killer Exposure

Love Stories GIVEAWAY: Killer Exposure

Posted February 2, 2020 / 23 Comments

Happy February – official (according to me) KissingBooks month! And welcome to what I hope will be another annual giveaway series, much like the Christmas Reads series I do each November/December. This LOVE STORIES giveaway series is thusly named for two reasons – first, because I love stories and second, […]


Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Valerie Massey Goree & Day of Reckoning

Guest Post (and a Giveaway!): Valerie Massey Goree & Day of Reckoning

Posted January 22, 2020 / 17 Comments

Please join me in welcoming Valerie Massey Goree to the blog to chat about her romantic suspense, Day of Reckoning! DAY OF RECKONING GENRE: Inspirational Romantic Suspense PUBLISHER: White Rose Publishing RELEASE DATE: August 30, 2019 PAGES: 243 International Retrieval Organization Agent Lela Ortiz is assigned the kidnapping case of […]