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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Shadow of Doubt by Nancy Cole Silverman – Interview + Giveaway

Shadow of Doubt by Nancy Cole Silverman A Carol Childs Mystery When a top Hollywood Agent is found poisoned in the bathtub of her home suspicion quickly turns to one of her two nieces. But Carol Childs, a reporter for a local talk radio station doesn’t believe it. The suspect is her neighbor and friend, … Read More

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Chorus Lines, Caviar, and Corpses by Mary McHugh – Review, Interview, Giveaway

Disclosure: I received a paperback ARC for review purposes. This did not influence my opinion. This post contains an Amazon affiliate link; thank you for supporting Brooke Blogs. Chorus Lines, Caviar, and Corpses by Mary McHugh A Happy Hoofers Mystery First in New Series There’s no pussy-footing around murder … It’s never too late to … Read More

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By Cook or By Crook by Maya Corrigan – Review + Giveaway

By Cook or By Crook by Maya Corrigan Take one burned-out city girl. Add a crusty codger, a pinch of gossip, and a dash of romance. Stir in a generous helping of murder and you’ve got the ingredients for one truly delicious mystery… Haunted by the car accident that ended her career as a cookbook … Read More

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