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Review ๐Ÿ” Murder at Veronica’s Diner by J.D. Griffo


December 14, 2020

Alberta Scaglione thinks her cooking is better than anyone’s in Tranquility, New Jersey–but she doesn’t mind an occasional visit to Veronica’s Diner. During the breakfast rush, waitress Teri Jo seems stressed out. Not surprising on a busy morning, though Alberta, …

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Review โค๏ธ Courting Can Be Killer by Amanda Flower


December 2, 2020

Between minding a pair of rambunctious goats, meetings with her quilting circle, and matchmaking, Millie Fisher has plenty to keep her busy through her golden years. But the witty widow always makes time to solve the odd murder . . …

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Review โค๏ธ Premeditated Mortar by Kate Carlisle


December 1, 2020

Shannon Hammer is about to embark on one of the biggest projects of her career. Her best friend Jane Hennessey has purchased one wing of the Gables, formerly the old state insane asylum, located on a bucolic hillside two miles …

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Review ๐Ÿ” Murder She Wrote: Murder in Season by Jon Land


November 30, 2020

With work on the reconstruction of her beloved home almost complete, Jessica Fletcher is in high holiday spirits, spearheading the annual Christmas parade and preparing for her nephew Grady and his family to come to town. The only thing dampening …

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Review ๐Ÿ” On Deadly Tides by Elizabeth J. Duncan


November 19, 2020

With a picturesque black and white lighthouse, pebble beaches and stunning views of sea and mountains, the island of Anglesey off the coast of North Wales is the perfect place for an idyllic mid-summer painting holiday. And watercolour artist, businesswoman, …

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Review ๐Ÿ” House of Correction by Nicci French


November 11, 2020

Tabitha is not a murderer.When a body is discovered in Okeham, England, Tabitha is shocked to find herself being placed in handcuffs. It must be a mistake. Sheโ€™d only recently moved back to her childhood hometown, not even getting a …

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Review ๐Ÿ” A Christmas Resolution by Anne Perry


November 3, 2020

Detective John Hooper, William Monkโ€™s right-hand man at the Thames River Police, is blissfully happy in his new marriage to Celia, the cousin of a victim in one of the river policeโ€™s recent murder cases. Celia wants the same happiness …

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Review โค๏ธ Christmas Card Murder by Leslie Meier et al


November 2, 2020

While Hannah speeds through a lengthy holiday checklist, drama in town grows like Santaโ€™s waistline on Christmas Eve. Her sister Andrea wants to stave off the blues by helping out at The Cookie Jar, Michelleโ€™s love life is becoming complicated, …

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Review ๐Ÿ” Murder in the Margins by Margaret Loudon


October 29, 2020

The plot thickens for American gothic writer Penelope Parish when a murder near her quaint British bookshop reveals a novel’s worth of killer characters.Penelope Parish has hit a streak of bad luck, including a severe case of writer’s block that …

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Review ๐Ÿ” A Death Long Overdue by Eva Gates


October 22, 2020

When her former director is found dead in the water, librarian Lucy Richardson will have to get to the bottom of the mystery before the killer ends her tale.It’s summertime in the Outer Banks of North Carolina and Bertie James’s …

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