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Monthly Archives: April, 2017

The Haunting of Winchester Mansion, Book 0 by Alexandria Clarke

I rated this book 4 out of 5 stars Bailey and Bodhi Taylor are house flippers. Buying homes, renovating them, and reselling, Bailey gets most of their finds through their personal blog. … Continue reading

April 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Frozen Scoop of Murder (Caeser’s Creek Mysteries #1) by Constance Barker

I rated this story 2 out of 5 stars This was part of a 2 in 1 Nook freebie that I snagged awhile ago. It included Creamed at the Coffee … Continue reading

April 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

Creamed at the Coffee Cabana (Sweet Home #1) by Constance Barker

I rated this story 3 1/2 out of 5 stars This was part of a 2 in 1 Nook freebie I snagged awhile ago. It included Creamed at the Coffee … Continue reading

April 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Ghost Detective by Rene Natan

I rated this story 3 1/2 out of 5 stars P.I. Denys Bellami is on his way to solving a murder case when the unthinkable happens. He dies. He manages … Continue reading

April 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Scone Killer (The Sweet Senses Cozy Mystery #1) by Josephine Wiggle

I rated this story 3 out of 5 stars After being fired from her finance job in New York, Laura Benton moves back to her hometown of Harrodsburg, KY and … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pains and Penalties (A Geeks and Things Cozy Mystery #1) by Sarah Biglow

I rated this book 3 1/2 out of 5 stars Kalina Greystone has moved back to Ellesworth, MA after the death of her father to take over the family comic … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Murder on the Oceania (Cruise Ship Cozy Mystery #1) by Elizabeth Martin

I rated this story 1 out of 5 stars Kendra Phillips is working on a luxury cruise ship as a catering director when the CEO of their biggest corporate client … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Coke with a Twist (A Mercy Watts Short) by A. W. Hartoin

I rated this story 3 out of 5 stars Mercy Watts is a Marilyn Monroe lookalike, a nurse, and currently getting groped repeatedly while working undercover at a dive bar … Continue reading

April 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Just Desserts (A Savannah Reid Mystery #1) by G. A. McKevett

I rated this book 2 out of 5 stars Detective Savannah Reid and her partner, Dirk, are just celebrating catching a fugitive when a shocking murder rocks the San Carmelita, … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Novels and Stories by Shirley Jackson

An anthology that includes: The Lottery; or, The Adventures of James Harris (25 short stories) The Haunting of Hill House We Have Always Lived in the Castle Other Stories and Sketches … Continue reading

April 18, 2017 · Leave a comment