Posts Categorized: Book Giveaway

Nov 11 2018
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Reason to Doubt by Nancy Cole Silverman

Reason to Doubt by Nancy Cole Silverman

Reason to Doubt by Nancy Cole Silverman
A Carol Childs Mystery #5
Henery Press • November 6, 2018

Carol Childs is in the middle of one of the biggest stories of her life. Her daughter Cate has returned from college with a boyfriend in tow. A photographer who police suspect to be The Model Slayer, responsible for the murder of three young women.

Not since the Hillside Strangler has Los Angeles been so on edge.

And when the police arrest Cate’s boyfriend, Carol’s personal life and professional worlds collide. A tattooed cocktail waitress calls the radio station and asks to speak with Carol off the record. She knows the true identity of the real Model Slayer because she says she killed him.

Tensions mount as …

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Nov 09 2018
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Thread Herrings by Lea Wait – Excerpt and Giveaway

Thread Herrings by Lea Wait – Excerpt and Giveaway

Thread Herrings by Lea Wait
A Mainely Needlepoint Mystery #7
Kensington • October 30, 2018

Angie’s first auction may turn out to be her last—when she bids on a coat of arms that someone would literally kill to possess…

Tagging along to an estate sale with her fellow Needlepointer, antiques shop owner Sarah Byrne, Angie Curtis impulsively bids on a tattered embroidery of a coat of arms. When she gets her prize back home to Haven Harbor, she discovers a document from 1757 behind the framed needlework—a claim for a child from a foundling hospital. Intrigued, Angie is determined to find the common thread between the child and the coat of arms.

Accepting her reporter friend Clem Walker’s invitation to talk about her find …

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Nov 08 2018
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Murder in Her Stocking by G.A. McKevett – Bein’ a Grandma Ain’t Bad Atall – Review and Giveaway

Murder in Her Stocking by G.A. McKevett – Bein’ a Grandma Ain’t Bad Atall – Review and Giveaway

Murder in Her Stocking by G.A. McKevett
A Granny Reid Mystery #1
Kensington • October 30, 2018

As the Moonlight Magnolia Agency revisits old memories on Christmas Eve, Granny Reid takes the reins back thirty years to the 1980s—back when she went by Stella, everyone’s hair was bigger, and sweaters were colorful disasters. But murder never went out of style…

Christmas has arrived in sleepy McGill, Georgia, but holiday cheer can’t keep temperamental Stella Reid from swinging a rolling pin at anyone who crosses her bad side—and this season, there are plenty. First an anonymous grinch vandalizes a celebrated nativity display. Far worse, the scandalous Prissy Carr is found dead in an alley behind a tavern. With police puzzled over the murder, Stella …

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Nov 08 2018
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House of Ashes by Loretta Marion – Excerpt and Giveaway

House of Ashes by Loretta Marion – Excerpt and Giveaway

House of Ashes by Loretta Marion
A Haunted Bluffs Mystery #1
Crooked Lane Books • November 13, 2018

A family patriarch’s dying proclamation, an enigmatic disappearance, and a century-old curse converge in the shadows of a majestic home on Cape Cod’s craggy coast.

Thirty-seven-year-old painter Cassandra Mitchell is fourth-generation to live in the majestic Battersea Bluffs, a brooding Queen Anne home originally built by her great-grandparents, Percy and Celeste Mitchell, and still standing despite tragedies that have swept the generations. Local lore has it that there was a curse placed on the family and the house is haunted, though opinions are divided on whether it’s by malicious or benevolent spirits. Cassie believes the latter―but now she stands to lose her beloved home to …

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Nov 07 2018
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Dark Legacy & Dark Nightmares: Dark Falls Series Blitz

Dark Legacy & Dark Nightmares: Dark Falls Series Blitz

Dark Legacy Trish McCallan (Dark Falls)Publication date: November 6th 2018Genres: Adult, Romance, Thriller

Rhys Evans
Sixteen years…
For sixteen years he’d lived with the certainty that they’d caught the right guy…convicted the right guy…punished the right guy. While life behind bars didn’t make up for what the bastard had done, the families he’d destroyed, or the lives he’d stolen, the fact he’d died a broken, lonely man locked in a cell had been a small comfort. But now Ariel Hamilton was back—the onetime love of his life and the daughter of Dark Fall’s infamous serial killer. She rolled into town with her icy smile, furious eyes and baseless accusations of police corruption. Damn it to hell, Hamilton had been the X-factor …

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Nov 07 2018
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Uncle and Ants by Marc Jedel – Spotlight and Giveaway

Uncle and Ants by Marc Jedel – Spotlight and Giveaway

Uncle and Ants by Marc Jedel
A Silicon Valley Mystery #1
BGM Press • October 11, 2018

Mysterious attacks. Mischievous nieces. Can a clueless uncle catch a tech-savvy killer … and be home before bedtime?

When a freak accident hospitalizes Marty Golden’s sister and condemns him to babysitter duty, he thinks it’s just another case of hardwired bad luck in Silicon Valley. Until a suspicious murder suggests the mishap was no mere coincidence. Something must be done.

Too bad this quirky, fashion-backward uncle isn’t exactly hero material.

Convinced his sister is in mortal danger, this amateur sleuth follows clues to an oddball array of suspects. Armed with nothing but an eye for detail and powers of self-delusion, Marty tangles with gangsters, a cantankerous school secretary, …

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Nov 06 2018
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Death, Diamonds, and Freezer Burn by Tricia L. Sanders – Recipe for Cece’s Grandpa Earl’s Best Sweet Tea

Death, Diamonds, and Freezer Burn by Tricia L. Sanders – Recipe for Cece’s Grandpa Earl’s Best Sweet Tea

Death, Diamonds, and Freezer Burn by Tricia L. Sanders
Grime Pays Mysteries #2
Soul Mate Publishing • October 24, 2018

An unwelcome visitor, an unrequited love, and a dead body create chaos in a middle-aged woman’s plan for a productive summer.

Despite a looming divorce, an empty checkbook, and a struggling cleaning business, Cece Cavanaugh is determined to land on her own two feet. Adamant about staying a safe distance from the handsome detective who has her fantasizing about violating the morals clause in her prenuptial agreement, Cece dives headlong into her work.

Even though she has no free time to spare, Cece finds herself guilted into cleaning a hoarder’s home. Her discoveries in the condemned house are too shocking to ignore. Diamond-laden pachyderms, …

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Nov 06 2018
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Moon Games by Shelly Frome – Book Blast and Giveaway

Moon Games by Shelly Frome – Book Blast and Giveaway

Moon Games
by Shelly Frome
November 6, 2018 Book Blast

Synopsis:

At the outset, Miranda Davis has nothing much going for her. The tourists are long gone by October in the quaint Carolina town of Black Mountain, her realty business is at a standstill, and her weekend stint managing the local tavern offers little to pull her out of the doldrums. When prominent church lady Cloris Raintree offers a stipend to look into the whereabouts of a missing girl hiker on the Q.T, Miranda, along with her partner Harry (an unemployed features writer) agree.

But then it all backfires. A burly figure shambles down a mountain slope with a semi-conscious girl draped over his shoulder. Miranda’s attempts to uncover Cloris Raintree’s true motives become near …

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Nov 05 2018
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The Skeleton Makes a Friend by Leigh Perry – Spotlight and Giveaway

The Skeleton Makes a Friend by Leigh Perry – Spotlight and Giveaway

The Skeleton Makes a Friend by Leigh Perry
A Family Skeleton Mystery Book 5
Diversion Books • November 6, 2018

Georgia Thackery is feeling pretty good about her summer job teaching at prestigious Overfeld College, and she’s renting a rustic cabin right by a lake for herself, her daughter, Madison, and her best friend, Sid the Skeleton. Together again, the trio are enjoying the quiet when a teenager named Jen shows up looking for her friend. Georgia doesn’t recognize the name, but she learns that the person Jen was looking for is actually Sid.

Sid reveals that he and Jen are part of a regular online gaming group that formed locally, and one of their members has gone missing. Sid admits that he …

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Nov 03 2018
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A Different Kind of Reunion by Joanne Guidoccio – Ending on the Right Note (plus giveaway)

A Different Kind of Reunion by Joanne Guidoccio – Ending on the Right Note (plus giveaway)

A Different Kind of Reunion by Joanne Guidoccio
A Gilda Greco Mystery #3
The Wild Rose Press • April 23, 2018

While not usually a big deal, one overlooked email would haunt teacher Gilda Greco. Had she read it, former student Sarah McHenry might still be alive.

Suspecting foul play, Constable Leo Mulligan plays on Gilda’s guilt and persuades her to participate in a séance facilitated by one of Canada’s best-known psychics. Six former students also agree to participate. At first cooperative and willing, their camaraderie is short-lived as old grudges and rivalries emerge. The séance is a bust.

Determined to solve Sarah’s murder, Gilda launches her own investigation and uncovers shocking revelations that could put several lives—including her own—in danger. Can Gilda and …

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