Tag: Cozy Mystery

Review: Four Leaf Cleaver by Maddie Day

Review: Four Leaf Cleaver by Maddie Day

Four Leaf Cleaver (Country Store Mystery #11) by Maddie Day My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: It’s Saint Patrick’s Day in South Lick, Indiana, but a holiday cooking competition at Robbie Jordan’s country store and restaurant Pans ‘N Pancakes is put on the back-burner when a killer strikes. There’s no mistaking Saint Patrick’s Day at Pans ‘N Pancakes. Robbie may only be Irish by marriage to Abe O’Neill, but the shelves of vintage cookware in her southern Indiana store are draped with glittery shamrocks and Kelly-green garlands and her restaurant is […]

Posted January 31, 2023 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 1 Comment

Review: Butchery and Bindings by A.C.F. Bookens

Review: Butchery and Bindings by A.C.F. Bookens

Butchery and Bindings (Poe Baxter Books Series #3) by A.C.F. Bookens My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: It’s not every day you get to sit on pristine blue water holding a beautiful, first edition Nadine Gordimer novel, and wondering if you’ll survive the day. Poe Baxter has always wanted to go to Capetown, and when she hears that a rare book by a famous South African novelist has come on the market, she takes the opportunity to fly to the city. But as soon as she and her best friend Beattie begin […]

Posted January 26, 2023 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 3 Comments

Review: Pawsitively Poisonous by Melissa Erin Jackson

Review: Pawsitively Poisonous by Melissa Erin Jackson

Pawsitively Poisonous (Witch of Edgehill #1) by Melissa Erin Jackson My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: First book in a completed series of five lighthearted, fast-paced, and twisty mysteries! Every town has its secrets, but no one has a secret like hers. Amber Blackwood, lifelong resident of Edgehill, Oregon, has earned a reputation for being a semi-reclusive odd duck. Her store, The Quirky Whisker, is full of curiosities, from extremely potent sleepy teas and ever-burning candles to kids’ toys that seem to run endlessly without the aid of batteries. The […]

Posted January 13, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 2 Comments

Review: Mystic Persons by Ada Bell

Review: Mystic Persons by Ada Bell

Mystic Persons (Shady Grove Pyschic Mystery #6) by Ada Bell My Rating: 2 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: Enjoy this small town paranormal cozy mystery by best-selling author Ada Bell. All Aly wants for Christmas is her memories… The world is different. Aly knows who she is, but not much else. She’s got a new home, a new job–and a new boyfriend. Still, she’s excited to be spending the holidays with her entire family this year. If only there weren’t that pesky dead guy in the bathroom. They thought that spell went […]

Posted January 9, 2023 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 4 Comments

Review: Massacre and Margins by A.C.F. Bookens

Review: Massacre and Margins by A.C.F. Bookens

Massacre And Margins (Poe Baxter Books #2) by ACF Bookens My Rating: 3 stars Genre: Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: She thought she was just going to reminisce, enjoy the Northern Lights, and celebrate an author, but a murderer had other ideas. On her first trip to Iceland, Poe Baxter is excited about the scenery, the culture, and the chance to hold a rare Douglas Copeland title in her hand. But when she and her best friend Beattie try to find the woman who promised to sell them the book, they find themselves trying to […]

Posted October 19, 2022 by Lola in Mystery, Review / 2 Comments

Review: The Pie in the Scry by Ada Bell

Review: The Pie in the Scry by Ada Bell

The Pie in the Scry (Shady Grove Pyschic Mystery #5) by Ada Bell My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: There’s a killer on the loose, and they look exactly like Aly. When Aly gets a vision of herself murdering the town’s beloved yet crotchety baker, she’s baffled. Obviously, that never happened. But then police arrive at her house with a warrant. If she didn’t kill Tony, why does she have his baker’s hat? Then Tony turns up alive, and things go from strange to supernatural. Where did that vision come […]

Posted October 13, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Review / 4 Comments

Review: That’s the Spirit! by Mallory Pierce

Review: That’s the Spirit! by Mallory Pierce

That’s the Spirit! (GhostWriter Mystery #1) by Mallory Pierce My Rating: 4 stars Genre: Paranormal Cozy Mystery Age Category: Adult Type of romance: MF Blurb: He’s on a deadline; she’s just . . . dead. Brought back from the other side by a séance, Gwendolyn Frink has been roaming the halls of her family’s Victorian house for more than a century. She can’t communicate with the living, she can’t leave the premises, and she can’t stand feeling useless. Enter Nolan Drake, aka the Guru of Gore. Suffering from a wicked case of writer’s block, the best-selling horror author purchases the […]

Posted October 6, 2022 by Lola in Fantasy, Mystery, Review / 2 Comments