Posts Categorized: Book Spotlight

Sep 14 2017
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Death Distilled by Melinda Mullet – Spotlight + Exclusive Audiobook Giveaway

Death Distilled by Melinda Mullet – Spotlight + Exclusive Audiobook Giveaway

Death Distilled by Melinda Mullet
A Whisky Business Mystery #2

Photojournalist by trade, distillery owner by blood, and amateur sleuth by necessity, Abigail Logan learns that murder can’t stay bottled up forever in this charming Whisky Business Mystery.

It’s been three months since Abi Logan last checked in on Abbey Glen, the celebrated whisky distillery she inherited. With her oversize wheaten terrier, Liam, by her side, Abi returns to the quaint Scottish village of Balfour. But her relaxing Highland homecoming takes a stressful turn when she unearths an unseemly bit of village history, welcomes a group of Japanese whisky enthusiasts, and becomes shepherdess to an unexpected flock of sheep—all within the first twenty-four hours. Still, nothing’s more stressful than murder. . . …

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Sep 13 2017
13

Cat Got Your Secrets by Julie Chase – Spotlight + Giveaway

Cat Got Your Secrets by Julie Chase – Spotlight + Giveaway

Cat Got Your Secrets by Julie Chase
A Kitty Couture Mystery #3

Lacy Marie Crocker has settled into a comfortable groove back home in New Orleans, and with Valentine’s Day right around the corner, she’s busier than ever running a thriving pet boutique, helping her mother organize the upcoming National Pet Pageant, and untangling her complicated love life. But when delivering a king-sized order of dreidel-shaped doggy biscuits for a Saint Berdoodle’s bark-mitzvah, Lacy stumbles into yet another murder scene—and the last person to see the victim alive was her own father.

It’s up to Lacy to clear her dad’s name from the suspect list before Detective Jack Oliver has to cage him for good. But just when she starts pawing at …

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Sep 07 2017
3

A Knit Before Dying by Sadie Hartwell

A Knit Before Dying by Sadie Hartwell

A Knit Before Dying by Sadie Hartwell
A Tangled Web Mystery #2

A new business might add some much-needed charm to downtown Dorset Falls—and draw tourists to Josie’s yarn shop. But when someone gets murdered, a close-knit community could come undone…

Shop owner Josie Blair is finally settling into the pace of living in Dorset Falls, Connecticut. Between running Miss Marple Knits, jumpstarting a blog, and handcrafting items with the help of her knitting pals, Josie’s too preoccupied to worry about her past in New York. And thanks to Lyndon and Harry, the owners of the brand-new antique shop next door, she has another project in her midst—repurposing a box of vintage crocheted doilies adorned with the most curious needlework…

But before Josie …

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Aug 24 2017
1

To Kill a Hummingbird by J.R. Ripley – Spotlight + Giveaway

To Kill a Hummingbird by J.R. Ripley – Spotlight + Giveaway

To Kill a Hummingbird by J.R. Ripley
A Bird Lover’s Mystery #4
Lyrical Underground
July 11, 2017

For Amy Simms, owner of Birds & Bees, nothing is more important than impressing her old professor, but this odd bird is about to fall to earth . . .

When her favorite ornithology professor comes calling, Birds & Bees owner Amy Simms hangs six hummingbird feeders around the shop to welcome Professor Livingston with a flock of his favorite flying creatures. But Amy soon finds that the sugar water in the feeders brings more than a swarm of hummingbirds. It also attracts murder.

Professor Livingston is just as friendly as Amy remembers, but something seems to be troubling him. When Amy pays him a visit that night, …

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Aug 14 2017
4

All Signs Point to Murder by Connie di Marco

All Signs Point to Murder by Connie di Marco

All Signs Point to Murder
by Connie di Marco
on Tour July 23 – August 23, 2017

Synopsis:

Rob Ramer was the perfect husband until he committed the ultimate family faux pas — he shot his sister-in-law to death. Believing himself under attack by an intruder in his home, he fired back. But when evidence is discovered that Rob’s wife, Brooke, was plotting his murder, Brooke is charged with conspiracy in her sister’s death. Geneva, a third sister, is desperate for answers and seeks the help of her friend, San Francisco astrologer Julia Bonatti. Geneva’s lost one sister and now it seems she’ll lose the other. Was this a murder plot or just a terrible accident? Julia vows to find the answer in …

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Aug 10 2017
3

Knot What You Think by Mary Marks – Spotlight + Giveaway

Knot What You Think by Mary Marks – Spotlight + Giveaway

Knot What You Think by Mary Marks
A Quilting Mystery #5

The newest member of Martha’s close-knit quilting circle has an eye for couture. But when the designer’s fingerprints are found blanketing a crime scene, Martha must prove that he didn’t have a hand in homicide!

Martha Rose is alarmed by the discovery of Dolleen Doyle’s dead body, especially when evidence suggests a fellow quilter committed the crime. Set on clearing her pal, Martha searches for answers—but with ties to a convicted fraudster’s stolen millions and a secret office room, the victim’s past raises even more questions. As Martha inches towards the culprit, she learns that wrapping the case up—and living to baste another square—will be trickier than she ever …

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Aug 09 2017
7

Dadgummit by Maggie Toussaint – Spotlight + Giveaway

Dadgummit by Maggie Toussaint – Spotlight + Giveaway

Dadgummit by Maggie Toussaint
Dreamwalker Mystery #4

Amateur sleuth Baxley Powell is on vacation at Stony Creek Lake in the north Georgia mountains. Her parents, best friend, and ten-year-old daughter are camping with her. Almost immediately, a young man’s body is found beside the lake. Strangely, there’s no apparent cause of death. The local police have heard about Baxley’s skill at closing unusual cases, and at their urging she agrees to help.

Her psychic sleuthing leads the police to a halfway house. There they encounter eight comatose victims and an odd man named Jonas, who also has supernatural abilities. Baxley senses Jonas cruelly drained their life force energy. Jonas escapes, taking the sheriff as a hostage. Deputy Sam Mayes, a Native American, …

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Jul 24 2017
1

Last Breath by Karin Slaughter

Last Breath by Karin Slaughter

Last Breath
by Karin Slaughter
on Tour July 24 – August 4, 2017

Synopsis:

Protecting someone always comes at a cost.

At the age of thirteen, Charlie Quinn’s childhood came to an abrupt and devastating end. Two men, with a grudge against her lawyer father, broke into her home—and after that shocking night, Charlie’s world was never the same.

Now a lawyer herself, Charlie has made it her mission to defend those with no one else to turn to. So when Flora Faulkner, a motherless teen, begs for help, Charlie is reminded of her own past, and is powerless to say no.

But honor-student Flora is in far deeper trouble than Charlie could ever have anticipated. Soon she must ask herself: How far should she go to …

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Jul 22 2017
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Killer Party by Lynn Cahoon – Spotlight + Giveaway

Killer Party by Lynn Cahoon – Spotlight + Giveaway

Killer Party by Lynn Cahoon
A Tourist Trap Mystery #9

After a few months of living with her boyfriend Greg, Jill is still getting used to sharing such close quarters, but she’s got no hesitation about joining him for a weekend at South Cove’s most luxurious resort. While Greg and his college pals celebrate their buddy’s upcoming wedding, Jill intends to pamper herself in style. But when the groom is found floating facedown in the pool, Jill must find the killer fast, or she might not have a boyfriend to come home to anymore…

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1,201 total views, 4 views today

Jul 15 2017
1

The Detecting Duchess by Kate Parker – Spotlight

The Detecting Duchess by Kate Parker – Spotlight

The Detecting Duchess by Kate Parker Victorian Bookshop Mystery 5
JDP Press (May 18, 2017)

The only thing standing between Georgia and her fairy-tale wedding is a murder. Or two.

When a young woman pleads for help from Georgia Fenchurch in locating a missing Crown investigator, Georgia resists. Her wedding is only a week away. Before she can say no, she’s knocked to the ground by an assailant attempting to kill the young woman.

Georgia now feels she must help. She soon finds herself up to her wedding veil in stolen treasure and coded letters. With the Duke of Blackford’s help, Georgia follows a trail of missing men and dead bodies. Every victim had one thing in common – a desire to …

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