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Review ✯ Death With All The Trimmings by Lucy Burdette

January 9, 2015

The only snow in Key West this Christmas is Hayley Snow, food critic for Key Zest magazine, who is not getting time off for the holiday…or time off from murder. It may be Christmastime, but thoughts of peace on earth, …

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Review ✯ The Ghost and Mrs. Mewer by Krista Davis

January 8, 2015

The spirited sequel to the New York Times bestseller, Murder, She Barked Wagtail, Virginia, the top pet-friendly getaway in the United States, is gearing up for a howling good Halloween—until a spooky murder shakes the town to its core . …

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Review ✯ Inspector Specter by E.J. Cooperman

January 2, 2015

Just when she thought she’d seen everything… Detective Lieutenant Anita McElone is one of Harbor Haven’s finest. She’s also a hard-boiled ghost skeptic. So when she shows up on the doorstep of Alison Kerby’s Haunted Guesthouse to ask for supernatural …

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Review ✯ Keeper of the Castle by Juliet Blackwell

December 24, 2014

In the latest Haunted Home Renovation mystery from New York Times bestselling author Juliet Blackwell, San Francisco contractor—and reluctant ghostbuster—Mel Turner gets hired for a job that’s to die for. Lately, Mel has been worried about finding enough historic renovation …

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Review ✯ Once Upon a Grind by Cleo Coyle

December 15, 2014

From the New York Times bestselling author of Billionaire Blend comes an enchanting new entry in the “satisfyingly rich” Coffeehouse Mystery series. Includes wicked good recipes! When coffeehouse manager turned amateur sleuth Clare Cosi roasts “magic” beans for a Fairy Tale Fall event, she …

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Review ✯ Mrs. Kaplan and the Matzoh Ball of Death by Mark Reutlinger

December 12, 2014

Move over, Miss Marple—Mark Reutlinger’s charming cozy debut introduces readers to the unforgettable amateur sleuth Rose Kaplan and her loyal sidekick, Ida. Everyone knows that Rose Kaplan makes the best matzoh ball soup around—she’s a regular matzoh ball maven—so it’s …

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Review ✯ A High-End Finish by Kate Carlisle

December 5, 2014

FIRST IN A NEW SERIES! In the seaside town of Lighthouse Cove in northern California, everyone knows the best man for the job is actually a woman—contractor Shannon Hammer. But while Shannon can do wonders with a power drill and …

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Review ✯ A Midwinter’s Tail by Sofie Kelly

December 3, 2014

Kathleen Paulson is snowed under running her library and caring for her extraordinary felines, Owen and Hercules. But when a fund-raiser turns deadly, she’ll have to add sleuthing to her already full schedule…. Winter in Mayville Heights is busy and …

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Review ✯ Gossamer Ghost by Laura Childs

December 2, 2014

Carmela Bertrand knows that Halloween in New Orleans means a week of rabble-rousing, costumed craziness—and she can’t wait to get the party started. But when a local antiques dealer turns up dead, Carmela suddenly finds herself in a real-life danse …

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Review ☆ Trick or Deadly Treat by Livia J. Washburn

November 11, 2014

It’s Halloween in Weatherford, Texas—which means Phyllis Newsom is baking up a storm of yummy seasonal treats…but she’s about to get even busier unmasking a killer. While Phyllis and her friend Carolyn are preparing for a baking contest, her housemate …

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