Tag: novella



2022 ACFW Carol Award Winners

2022 ACFW Carol Award Winners

Posted September 11, 2022 / 5 Comments

Hello dear readers! Book award season is upon us and I’m so delighted today to present to you the 2022 ACFW Carol Award winners & finalists! While I took a break from doing my annual interviews this year because … life … I’ve still been cheering on all of the […]


Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Double Dipped by Terry Korth Fischer

Book Review (and a Giveaway!): Double Dipped by Terry Korth Fischer

Posted July 18, 2022 / 22 Comments

DOUBLE DIPPED by Terry Korth Fischer SERIES: One Scoop or Two GENRE: Cozy Mystery Novella PUBLISHER: The Wild Rose Press RELEASE DATE: June 29, 2022 PAGES: 137 Accepting second best is good for her career, but first-grade teacher, Retta Curt, delays signing up for the disappointment. Given two weeks to […]


Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dead Amid the Dogwoods by Cassidy Salem

Book Spotlight (and a Giveaway!): Dead Amid the Dogwoods by Cassidy Salem

Posted March 10, 2022 / 21 Comments

DEAD AMID THE DOGWOODS by Cassidy Salem SERIES: Adina Donati, Accidental Sleuth #5 GENRE: Cozy Mystery Novella RELEASE DATE: December 1, 2021 PAGES: 119 Nothing disrupts a celebration quite like an uninvited corpse. Adina already knows the city can be a dangerous place. That’s why she’s looking forward to a […]


Author Interview: Richard L. Mabry & Medical Mystery

Author Interview: Richard L. Mabry & Medical Mystery

Posted January 27, 2022 / 15 Comments

It’s always a treat to have Dr. Richard L. Mabry stop by the blog & today he’s here to chat about his new novella, Medical Mystery! Dr. Richard Mabry is a retired physician, now writing “medical mysteries with heart.” In addition to his medical books, he is the author of […]


First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Unpacking Christmas

First Line Friday (and a Giveaway!): Unpacking Christmas

Posted January 13, 2022 / 13 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 featuring the first line of Unpacking Christmas by Beth K. Vogt, currently on tour with JustRead Publicity Tours, LLC (the company […]




It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (Reads) GIVEAWAY: All I Want

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (Reads) GIVEAWAY: All I Want

Posted December 28, 2021 / 9 Comments

today’s book: All I Want Happy Tuesday! Even though Christmas is over, I still think it counts until New Year’s Day, so I am continuing our annual blog series spotlighting (over 60 this year) new and recently-released Christmas reads! So… snuggle in, grab your fave hot beverage and comfiest blanket, […]




First Line Friday (week 269): An Endless Christmas

First Line Friday (week 269): An Endless Christmas

Posted December 23, 2021 / 10 Comments

Happy Christmas Eve & 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. (My apologies for not posting last week – you can read my explanation here) Today, I’m featuring the first line of An […]



First Line Friday (week 266): Initium

First Line Friday (week 266): Initium

Posted November 26, 2021 / 11 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 featuring the first line of Initium by Natalie Walters! and the first line is… The rattle of death echoed in his […]