Flamenco, Flan and Fatalities by Mary McHugh – Spotlight + Giveaway

Flamenco, Flan and Fatalities by Mary McHugh Flamenco, Flan, and Fatalities (A Happy Hoofers Mystery) Cozy Mystery 2nd in Series Publisher: Kensington (February 24, 2015) Mass Market Paperback: 352 pages ISBN-13: 978-1617733611 E-Book ASIN: B00M4ASU8S   Synopsis Murder is nothing to tap at. . . The high-kicking Happy Hoofers–Tina, Janice, Pat, Mary Louise, and Gini–have … Read More

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Valentine's Day is Murder by Carolyn Arnold – Review + Excerpt

Valentine’s Day is Murder by Carolyn Arnold is the eighth book in the McKinley Mystery Series. This is the first I have read in the series. Jimmy and Meredith are on a tropical vacation in Jamaica. When Jimmy disappears from dinner, Meredith calls his friends, Sean and Sara. Sean and Sara are private investigators and … Read More

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Drawing Conclusions by Deidre Verne – Guest Post + Giveaway

Drawing Conclusions by Deidre Verne A Sketch in Crime Mystery Cece dumpster dives her way through this suspense-filled murder mystery… Cece Prentice is a most unusual young woman. Heiress to a large fortune thanks to her doctor father, who is the head of a genome company on Long Island, Cece is also a freegan—ecologically-minded and … Read More

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The Cunning Cruise Ship Caper by Sally Carpenter – Interview

The Cunning Cruise Ship Caper by Sally Carpenter Sandy Fairfax Teen Idol mysteries Book 3 It’s been years since Sandy Fairfax was a teen idol and starred in his hit ‘70s television series Buddy Brave, Boy Sleuth, but he still has his fans. Now it’s 1993 and many of his grown-up fans see a leisurely … Read More

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As Gouda as Dead by Avery Aames – Review, Recipe + Giveaways

Sparky Cupcakes – Recipe I have a Goldendoodle named Sparky. This little pup, all 28 pounds, is a bundle of good energy. He makes everyone who comes into the house a dog lover. He can’t wait to play. He loves to follow kids and pretend he’s one of them. He’s a party animal. So I … Read More

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One Garish Ghost & Blueberry Peach Jam by Jennifer Fischetto – Review, Guest Post + 2 Giveaways

Today, Jennifer Fischetto, author of One Garish Ghost & Blueberry Peach Jam is here to talk about creating the setting for this fun story. Read on to learn more about her process. Thanks for stopping by Brooke Blogs, Jennifer! ******** Setting is an important aspect of all stories. In the past, I’ve always created fictional … Read More

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Murder Out of Tune by Lesley Cookman – Guest Post + Giveaway

Murder Out of Tune by Lesley Cookman A Libby Sarjeant Murder Mystery The fourteenth book in the Libby Sarjeant series of British murder mysteries which features a retired actress as the female sleuth and are based in the picturesque village of Steeple Martin. A member of a local ukulele group is found dead in Steeple … Read More

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Twisted Threads by Lea Wait – Review + Giveaway

Twisted Threads by Lea Wait is the first book in the brand new cozy series called Mainely Needlepoint. I adored this book! The characters were charming and the settings were delightful. I liked Angie right from the beginning and quickly fell in love with her Gram, Charlotte. I was hooked by the first sentence of … Read More

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Spell Booked by Joyce and Jim Lavene – Magic Word, Review and Giveaway

Spell Booked by Joyce and Jim Lavene A Retired Witches Mystery First in a New Series Published by Berkley Prime Crime Once upon a time in Wilmington, North Carolina, three witches ran a curio shop named Smuggler’s Arcane. But as the years passed, their magical powers started to fade — leaving them no choice but … Read More

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