Posts Tagged: Great Escapes Book Tours

Feb 16 2018
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Death by a Whisker by T.C. LoTempio – You Can’t Judge a Book by its Cover – or can you?

Death by a Whisker by T.C. LoTempio – You Can’t Judge a Book by its Cover – or can you?

Death by a Whisker by T.C. LoTempio
A Cat Rescue Mystery #2
Crooked Lane Books • February 13, 2018

Getting used to life back home in Deer Park, North Carolina, Sydney McCall and her right-hand tabby, Toby, are helping her sister Kat run the local animal shelter. Syd and Kat are all excited about the prospect of the shelter’s newest fundraiser: shopping channel queen Ulla Townsend. Shelter admin Maggie Shayne vehemently refuses to have anything to do with the woman, but the fundraiser ensues as planned. That is, until Ulla turns up dead in the middle of the event.

The cause of death is determined to be an allergic reaction, but Syd and Toby are sniffing out something fishy. When Syd met Ulla, …

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Feb 12 2018
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Class Reunions Are Murder by Libby Klein

Class Reunions Are Murder by Libby Klein

Class Reunions Are Murder by Libby Klein
A Poppy McAllister Mystery #1
Kensington • January 30, 2018

For fortysomething Poppy McAllister, taking a stroll down memory lane in Cape May, New Jersey, isn’t just awkward—it’s deadly.

Newly widowed and stuck in a middle-aged funk, Poppy has been running on cookies, infomercials, and one-sided chats with her cat for months. There’s no way on earth she’s attending her twenty-five-year class reunion—especially after receiving a very bizarre letter from Barbie, the popular cheerleader who taunted her all through high school. At least, not until Poppy’s best friend practically drags her to the event . . .

Using the dreaded homecoming as an excuse to visit her eccentric Aunt Ginny, Poppy vows to leave Cape May with …

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Feb 10 2018
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Biscuits and Slashed Browns by Maddie Day – Guest Post and Giveaway

Biscuits and Slashed Browns by Maddie Day – Guest Post and Giveaway

Biscuits and Slashed Browns by Maddie Day
A Country Store Mystery #4

For country-store owner Robbie Jordan, the National Maple Syrup Festival is a sweet escape from late-winter in South Lick, Indiana—until murder saps the life out of the celebration…

As Robbie arranges a breakfast-themed cook-off at Pans ‘N Pancakes, visitors pour into Brown County for the annual maple extravaganza. Unfortunately, that includes Professor Connolly, a know-it-all academic from Boston who makes enemies everywhere he goes—and this time, bad manners prove deadly. Soon after clashing with several scientists at a maple tree panel, the professor is found dead outside a sugar shack, stabbed to death by a local restaurateur’s knife. When an innocent woman gets dragged into the investigation and a biologist …

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Feb 05 2018
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The Phantom of Oz by Cindy Brown – Spotlight and Giveaway

The Phantom of Oz by Cindy Brown – Spotlight and Giveaway

The Phantom of Oz by Cindy Brown
An Ivy Meadows Mystery #5
Henery Press • January 30, 2018

Creepy munchkins. A mysterious phantom. And a real Wicked Witch. Are you ready for it?

Actress and part-time PI Ivy Meadows has been hired to uncover the cause of the creepy accidents that plague the roadshow The Wizard: A Space OZpera and find out who dropped a chandelier on the Wicked Witch of the East.

Was it the ghost who haunts the Grand Phoenician Theatre? A “wicked witch” in the cast? Or is it someone—or something—more sinister?

It’s Ivy’s most personal case so far.

Her best friend Candy, who’s touring with the show, is caught in a downward spiral of self-destruction, and is in more danger …

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Feb 04 2018
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A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn – Guest Post and Two Giveaways

A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn – Guest Post and Two Giveaways

A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn
An Agnes Luthi Mystery #2
Minotaur Books • February 6, 2018

Swiss-American police officer Agnes Lüthi is on leave in Lausanne, Switzerland, recovering from injuries she sustained in her last case, when an old colleague invites her to the world’s premier watch and jewelry trade show at the grand Messe Basel Exhibition Hall. Little does Agnes know, another friend of hers, Julien Vallotton, is at the same trade show—and he’s looking for Agnes. Julien Vallotton was friends with Guy Chavanon, a master of one of Switzerland’s oldest arts: watchmaking. Chavanon died a week ago, and his daughter doesn’t believe his death was accidental. Shortly before he died, Chavanon boasted that he’d discovered a new technique …

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Feb 02 2018
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Scone Cold Killer by Lena Gregory – Meet Gia Morelli

Scone Cold Killer by Lena Gregory – Meet Gia Morelli

Scone Cold Killer by Lena Gregory
All-Day Breakfast Cafe Mystery #1
Lyrical Underground • January 23, 2018

For Florida diner owner Gia Morelli, there’s no such thing as too much breakfast—unless it kills you…

When Gia Morelli’s marriage falls apart, she knows it’s time to get out of New York. Her husband was a scam artist who swindled half the millionaires in town, and she doesn’t want to be there when they decide to take revenge. On the spur of the moment, she follows her best friend to a small town in Central Florida, where she braves snakes, bears, and giant spiders to open a cheery little diner called the All-Day Breakfast Café. Owning a restaurant has been her lifelong dream, but it …

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Jan 31 2018
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Searching for Gertrude by D.E. Haggerty

Searching for Gertrude by D.E. Haggerty

Searching for Gertrude by D.E. Haggerty

While growing up in Germany in the 1930s, Rudolf falls in love with the girl next door, Gertrude. He doesn’t care what religion Gertrude practices but the Nazis do. When the first antisemitic laws are enacted by the Nazi government, Gertrude’s father loses his job at the local university. Unable to find employment in Germany, he accepts a position at Istanbul University and moves the family to Turkey. Rudolf, desperate to follow Gertrude, takes a position working at the consulate in Istanbul with the very government which caused her exile. With Rudolf finally living in the same city as Gertrude, their reunion should be inevitable, but he can’t find her. During his search for …

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Jan 30 2018
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Survival of the Fritters by Ginger Bolton – Trouble in a Small Town

Survival of the Fritters by Ginger Bolton – Trouble in a Small Town

Survival of the Fritters by Ginger Bolton
A Deputy Donut Mystery #1
Kensington • January 30, 2018

Emily Westhill runs the best donut shop in Fallingbrook, Wisconsin, alongside her retired police chief father-in-law and her tabby Deputy Donut. But after murder claims a favorite customer, Emily can’t rely on a sidekick to solve the crime—or stay alive.

If Emily has learned anything from her past as a 911 operator, it’s to stay calm during stressful situations. But that’s a tall order when one of her regulars, Georgia Treetor, goes missing. Georgia never skips morning cappuccinos with her knitting circle. Her pals fear the worst—especially Lois, a close friend who recently moved to town. As evening creeps in, Emily and the ladies search for …

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Jan 23 2018
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Natural Thorn Killer by Kate Dyer-Seeley – Blast and Giveaway

Natural Thorn Killer by Kate Dyer-Seeley – Blast and Giveaway

Natural Thorn Killer by Kate Dyer-Seeley
A Rose City Mystery #1
Kensington • March 27, 2018

Cut down among the flowers…

Britta Johnston might be a late bloomer, but after leaving her deadbeat husband and dead-end job, she’s finally pursuing her artistic passion at her aunt Elin’s floral boutique, Blooma, in Portland, Oregon. It’s on the banks of the Willamette, in a quaint district of cobblestone paths and cherry trees. The wine bar featuring Pacific Northwest vintages is a tasty bonus, offering another kind of bouquet to enjoy. But things aren’t as peaceful as they look.

For one thing, someone’s been leaving dead roses around—and a sleazy real estate developer who wants the waterfront property has put a big-money offer on the table. Then, …

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Jan 20 2018
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Pre-Meditated Murder by Tracy Weber – Spotlight and Giveaway

Pre-Meditated Murder by Tracy Weber – Spotlight and Giveaway

Pre-Meditated Murder by Tracy Weber
A Downward Dog Mystery #5
Midnight Ink • January 8, 2018

Yoga instructor Kate Davidson is ready to marry her boyfriend Michael, so she’s disappointed when a special dinner doesn’t end with a proposal. But disappointment turns to dismay and outrage as she learns the real problem: Michael is already married and his green card-seeking wife is blackmailing him.

When his wife’s body is found—by Kate and her dog, no less—Michael is strangely unable to remember where he was the night she died. Since Michael has no alibi, Kate steps up to uncover what happened. What she walks into is a tangled web of deceit, obsession, and immigration fraud . . . with Michael trapped in the middle.

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