This post contains affiliate links. If you make a purchase using my links, I will receive a small commission from the sale at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting Brooke Blogs!Murder Comes Ashore by Julie Anne Lindsey
Series: Patience Price Mysteries #2
Also in this series: Murder by the Seaside, Murder in Real Time
Published by Cozy Queen Publishing LLC on January 8, 2022
Genres: Mystery, Romance
Format: eARC, Kindle Book
Source: Amazon, the author
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Also by this author: Murder by the Seaside, Murder in Real Time
When one beach closes another case opens for this amateur island investigator
Life is improving for Patience following her return to Pony Island. She’s making headway as a concierge counselor, to cautious clients, in a town too small for discretion, and she’s even managing to ignore her ex-boyfriend’s shameless charm and flirtation. Mostly.
But she’s barely recovered from her recent run-in with a killer when body parts begin washing up on the beach, and her parents are named as suspects!
Now, Patience is diving deep into a personal investigation with the help of Sebastian, her current crush and federal agent. And her pesky ex-boyfriend, Adrian, is never far behind. He’s hoping to crack the case and gain favor in the upcoming mayoral election.
Can Patience find the answers she needs before the killer finds her? Or will she be the next to wash ashore?
Murder Comes Ashore is the second book in the Patience Price Mystery Series and I was super excited to read this one. Patience once again finds herself embroiled in an island mystery when body parts start washing up and new bodies are showing up as well. This story was a great balance of mystery, humor, and romance.
Between the washed-up body parts, the bodies, getting herself injured in a few different ways, the visiting Birders filing a petition against her, and the whole town taking bets on who her boyfriend is, Patience has a lot going on. Not to mention her down-low, anywhere on the island counseling service. This was a story that, whenever I needed to put it down for something like work, I couldn’t wait to pick it back up again.
Patience is getting closer to Sebastian, but Adrian is still nearby. There is something to be said when I immediately dive into the second book in a series. I am hooked and I can’t believe there’s just one more book in the series – I’m really going to miss this one. I am invested in the characters and setting of these books. As much as I like Sebastian, I am totally Team Adrian.