Posts Categorized: Mystery

My To-Be Read List #19: poll

My To-Be Read List #19: poll

My To-Be Read List is a meme hosted by Because Reading is Better Than Real Life where at the beginning of the month visitors can choose which book I’ll be reading this month. On the first saturday of a month the poll will be up, then on the second saturday of the month I’ll announce the book that won and on the last saturday of the month I’ll post my review of the book. Just like last month I decided to go with cozy mysteries again this month. I had 3 cozy mystery paperbacks I hadn’t featured yet, so here… Read more »

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Review: City of the Lost by Kelley Armstrong

Review: City of the Lost by Kelley Armstrong

City of the Lost (Casey Duncan #1) by Kelley Armstrong Blurb; Welcome to Rockton: a secret town cut off from the rest of the world. If you need a place to hide, this is the perfect place to start again. There’s just one catch. You can’t leave. Even if there’s a killer on the loose. Detective Casey Duncan has a dark past, and it’s about to catch up with her. When her best friend Diana is attacked by an abusive ex, the two women realise they have to disappear, fast. Diana’s heard of a hidden town that’s so remote it’s… Read more »

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Review: By Book or By Crook by Eva Gates

Review: By Book or By Crook by Eva Gates

My To-Be Read List is a meme hosted by Because Reading is Better Than Real Life where at the beginning of the month visitors can choose which book I’ll be reading this month. On the first saturday of a month the poll will be up, then on the second saturday of the month I’ll announce the book that won and on the last saturday of the month I’ll post my review of the book. By Book or By Crook (Lighthouse Library Mystery #1) by Eva Gates Blurb: Get bound up in murder in the first Lighthouse Library mystery! For ten… Read more »

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Cover Reveal: The Daydreamer Detective by SJ Pajonas

Cover Reveal: The Daydreamer Detective by SJ Pajonas

Today is the cover reveal for The Daydreamer Detective by SJ Pajonas. This cover reveal is organized by Lola’s Blog Tours. The Daydreamer Detective (The Daydreamer Detective #1) By SJ Pajonas Genre: Mystery/ Cozy Mystery Age category: Adult Release Date: 31 march 2016 Blurb: Luck? Forget it. Mei Yamagawa is fresh out of it. She’s just been downsized from her 3rd job in five years and her bank account is dry. Now, to keep her head above water, she must leave Tokyo and move back to her rural Japanese hometown. And there’s nothing worse than having to face your old… Read more »

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Review: Amanda Lester and the Purple Rainbow Puzzle by Paula Berinstein

Review: Amanda Lester and the Purple Rainbow Puzzle by Paula Berinstein

Amanda Lester and the Purple Rainbow Puzzle (Amanda Lester, Detective #3) by Paula Berinstein Blurb: Purple rainbows, a mysterious crypt, and pots of gold . . . Things are not going well for Amanda and the secret detective school. A priceless artifact has disappeared, a dangerous hacker is manipulating matter, and zombies are being seen all over the Lake District. Then the real trouble starts. When her cousins go missing and her friend Clive is kidnapped, Amanda is forced to turn to someone she’d rather not deal with: her old boyfriend Scapulus Holmes. But then he vanishes too. Now’s she’s… Read more »

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Review: Tea with Milk and Murder by H.Y. Hanna

Review: Tea with Milk and Murder by H.Y. Hanna

Tea with Milk and Murder (Oxford Tearoom Mysteries #2) by H.Y. Hanna Blurb; While at an Oxford cocktail party, tearoom owner Gemma Rose overhears a sinister conversation minutes before a University student is fatally poisoned. Could there be a connection? And could her best friend Cassie’s new boyfriend have anything to do with the murder? Gemma decides to start her own investigation, helped by the nosy ladies from her Oxfordshire village and her old college flame, CID detective Devlin O’Connor. But her mother is causing havoc at Gemma’s quaint English tearoom and her best friend is furious at her snooping…… Read more »

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Review: A Scone to Die for by H.Y. Hanna

Review: A Scone to Die for by H.Y. Hanna

A Scone to Die For (Oxford Tearoom Mysteries #1) by H.Y. Hanna Blurb: When an American tourist is murdered with a scone in Gemma Rose’s quaint Oxfordshire tearoom, she suddenly finds herself apron-deep in a mystery involving long-buried secrets from Oxford’s past. Armed with her insider knowledge of the University and with the help of four nosy old ladies from the village (not to mention a cheeky little tabby cat named Muesli), Gemma sets out to solve the mystery—all while dealing with her matchmaking mother and the return of her old college love, Devlin O’Connor, now a dashing CID detective…. Read more »

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