Posts Categorized: Interview

Nov 11 2017
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Much Ado About Murder by Elizabeth J. Duncan – Fast Five with Charlotte Fairfax

Much Ado About Murder by Elizabeth J. Duncan – Fast Five with Charlotte Fairfax

Much Ado About Murder
A Shakespeare in the Catskills Mystery #3
Crooked Lane Books
November 7, 2017

Costume designer Charlotte Fairfax has another murder on her hands as she prepares for the latest performance of the Catskills Shakespeare Theater Company, Much Ado About Nothing. The company’s steady growth enables them to cast star British actress Audrey Ashley, who arrives on scene to play the lead role of Beatrice. But things immediately get more complicated when Audrey insists the company replace the current director with new, up and coming British director Edmund Albright.

Edmund plans to change the popular romantic comedy, which alienates several people associated with the production. And the list of people he upsets only grows: the laid off former director, the hotel …

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May 29 2017
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The Clock Strikes Nun by Alice Loweecey – Interview + Giveaway

The Clock Strikes Nun by Alice Loweecey – Interview + Giveaway



The Clock Strikes Nun by Alice Loweecey

A Giulia Driscoll Mystery #4

When terrified Elaine Patrick knocks on Driscoll Investigations’ door and insists her house is haunted, Giulia Driscoll’s first response is “we don’t handle ghosts.” When Elaine’s housekeeper and crackpot filthy rich cousin descend on Giulia and demand she find out who’s trying to steal sweet, fragile Elaine’s family business out from under her, that’s a different story. They want DI to provide Tarot readings, ghost hunting sessions, and even an exorcism.

Ghost hunting? There are apps for that. Tarot readings? Experts in the skill are right across the street. Exorcisms? Having a priest for a brother-in-law comes in handy. Giulia plunges into a crash course in all things supernatural, …

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Jan 29 2017
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Masked to Death by Christina Freeburn – Interview + Giveaway

Masked to Death by Christina Freeburn – Interview + Giveaway



Masked to Death by Christina Freeburn

A Faith Hunter Scrap This Mystery #5

A Caribbean cruise is the perfect setting for a Roget wedding, and Faith meeting Ted’s family. She also hopes the vacation gets their stalled romance moving, but it doesn’t take long for that dream to capsize. Ted’s daughter hates her. The ex-wife is adored. Odessa Roget is surly. And the banned father of a groom, John Roget, requests Faith’s assistance in bringing down a jewel theft ring masterminded by his ex-wife.

Having had a man she loved accuse her of a crime, Faith won’t let Odessa travel down the same path and agrees to help. Faith sets her course on uncovering the true criminals—which might be a groom’s …

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Dec 24 2016
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A Cozy Christmas Featuring Meera Lester #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas Featuring Meera Lester #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas at Brooke Blogs is a celebration of wonderful cozy mystery authors and their books. Stop by daily from 12/11/16 through 12/25/16 for special posts and be sure to enter the grand prize giveaway. Curl up and get cozy this holiday season!


The Murder of a Queen Bee by Meera Lester

Henny Penny Farmette Mystery #2

All abuzz about murder . . .

Former police officer Abigail Mackenzie has made a fresh start as a beekeeper and farmer in picturesque Las Flores, California—but she never suspected her new hometown would prove to be a hive of criminal activity.

When Abby invites her free-spirited friend, Fiona Mary Ryan, owner of Ancient Wisdom Botanicals, to her farmette for lunch, she never imagines that Fiona’s …

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Dec 23 2016
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A Cozy Christmas Featuring Vicki Delany #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas Featuring Vicki Delany #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas at Brooke Blogs is a celebration of wonderful cozy mystery authors and their books. Stop by daily from 12/11/16 through 12/25/16 for special posts and be sure to enter the grand prize giveaway. Curl up and get cozy this holiday season!


We Wish You a Murderous Christmas by Vicki Delany

A Year-Round Christmas Mystery #2

A grinch is spoiling the holiday cheer and causing fear in the latest from the author of Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen…

It’s Christmastime three hundred sixty-five days a year in Rudolph, New York, and as Christmas Day approaches, shop owner Merry Wilkinson is enjoying a rare evening off at the Yuletide Inn when she runs into owners Grace and Jack Olsen. With Jack’s health failing, …

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Dec 20 2016
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A Cozy Christmas Featuring EJ Copperman #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas Featuring EJ Copperman #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas at Brooke Blogs is a celebration of wonderful cozy mystery authors and their books. Stop by daily from 12/11/16 through 12/25/16 for special posts and be sure to enter the grand prize giveaway. Curl up and get cozy this holiday season!


Spouse on Haunted Hill by EJ Copperman

A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery #8
Berkley
December 6, 2016

Alison’s shady ex needs to use her haunted guesthouse as a hideout in the latest from the national bestselling author of Ghost in the Wind.

Where Alison Kerby’s ex-husband goes, trouble follows. This time, unfortunately, he’s brought that trouble right to her doorstep. On the run from a business deal gone bad, Steven, aka “the Swine,” owes some scary people a staggering sum of money. …

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Dec 20 2016
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A Cozy Christmas Featuring Cynthia Kuhn #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas Featuring Cynthia Kuhn #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas at Brooke Blogs is a celebration of wonderful cozy mystery authors and their books. Stop by daily from 12/11/16 through 12/25/16 for special posts and be sure to enter the grand prize giveaway. Curl up and get cozy this holiday season!


The Semester of Our Discontent by Cynthia Kuhn

A Lila Maclean Academic Mystery Book 1

English professor Lila Maclean is thrilled about her new job at prestigious Stonedale University until she finds one of her colleagues dead. She soon learns that everyone, from the chancellor to the detective working the case, believes Lila—or someone she is protecting—may be responsible for the horrific event, so she assigns herself the task of identifying the killer.

More attacks on professors follow, …

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Dec 12 2016
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A Cozy Christmas Featuring Sandra Bretting #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas Featuring Sandra Bretting #ACozyChristmas

A Cozy Christmas at Brooke Blogs is a celebration of wonderful cozy mystery authors and their books. Stop by daily from 12/11/16 through 12/25/16 for special posts and be sure to enter the grand prize giveaway. Curl up and get cozy this holiday season!

Something Foul at Sweetwater by Sandra Bretting
A Missy DuBois Mystery #2
Lyrical Underground
December 20, 2016

Louisiana hat maker Miss DuBois is making a name for herself veiling Southern brides-to-be with her sophisticated designs. She’s also gaining a reputation for unveiling murderers…

Missy is shocked when she sees the asking price for the Sweetwater mansion…in a good way. With business thriving at Crowning Glory, it would be nice to set up shop surrounded by alabaster columns and gleaming mahogany. The …

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Nov 19 2016
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A Composition in Murder by Larissa Reinhart – Interview + Giveaway

A Composition in Murder by Larissa Reinhart – Interview + Giveaway



A Composition in Murder

A Cherry Tucker Mystery #6

With a new art teaching gig at Halo House—Halo, Georgia’s posh independent living home—and Halo society scrutinizing her family and her love life, Cherry Tucker needs to stay out of trouble. However, her sleuthing skills are sought by Halo House’s most famous resident: Belvia Brakeman, the ninety-year-old, blind CEO and founder of Meemaw’s Tea. Belvia confides in Cherry that the family tea empire is in jeopardy. The CEO suspects her daughter, the COO, has been murdered and she might be next. Her offer is hard to refuse, but will have Cherry treading on Forks County Sheriff toes, namely her personal Deputy Heartache, Luke Harper.

Amid her town troubles, can Cherry put her …

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Oct 29 2016
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Featured Cozy Blogger: Mark from Carstairs Considers

Featured Cozy Blogger: Mark from Carstairs Considers

This fall, I am starting a fun new feature. Over the course of the next month, I will be sharing Featured Cozy Blogger posts, where I share with you some of my favorite cozy mystery bloggers. Some posts will simply be a spotlight highlighting a blog I enjoy. Others will be an interview or guest post.

I’m excited to introduce you to the first Featured Cozy Blogger at Brooke Blogs. Today, I am sharing an interview with Mark, the blogger behind Carstairs Considers. I adore reading Mark’s reviews. His review format is awesome, listing pros and cons, as well as “The Bottom Line” for each cozy mystery book he reviews. Mark also shares reviews of Hallmark ornaments, Disney pins, television shows …

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