Posts Tagged: Great Escapes Book Tours

Apr 10 2015
10

Wicked Stitch by Amanda Lee – Review + Giveaway

Wicked Stitch by Amanda Lee – Review + Giveaway

Wicked Stitch by Amanda Lee is the 8th installment in this cozy series set in Tallulah Falls. Marcy finds herself in an uncomfortable situation when Nellie’s sister Clara opens a shop right next door to Marcy and begins selling needlepoint and knitting supplies. Nellie and her sister Clara are hoping to put Marcy out of business. It’s no secret that Nellie, Clara and Marcy do not get along.

When Clara is found murdered, Marcy is a natural suspect. She has to try (with the help of her hunky policeman boyfriend, Ted) to clear her name. Marcy, her friends, and Ted are all great characters that I enjoyed getting to know during the course of the book. Marcy isn’t …

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Apr 04 2015
3

Granny Snows a Sneak by Julie Seedorf – Guest Post @julieseedorf

Granny Snows a Sneak by Julie Seedorf – Guest Post @julieseedorf

Granny Snows a Sneak by Julie Seedorf
Fuchsia, Minnesota Book 3

Granny may be retired as Fuchsia, Minnesota’s one-woman undercover sleuth for the Fuchsia Police Department, but that doesn’t mean she still doesn’t need a trusty weapon. Her weapon of choice? A pink snow shovel. When Granny runs over a dead body with her snowmobile, she unwittingly sets off a chain of events that involves mislabeled corpses, empty graves, and stolen money––lots of it! Who’s at the bottom of this years old crime? Granny has an idea, but she has little time to investigate, when in just days she’s scheduled to marry the love of her life, Franklin Gatsby, in a post-Christmas ceremony. So, Granny decides to enlist the help …

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Mar 31 2015
9

Garden of Death by Chrystle Fiedler – Review + Giveaway

Garden of Death by Chrystle Fiedler – Review + Giveaway

Garden of Death by Chrystle Fiedler
A Natural Remedies Mystery Book 3

PHYSICIAN, HEAL THYSELF?

Murder is unearthed when an outspoken surgeon turns up dead in Willow McQuade’s medicinal herb garden.

When a local doctor is found dead in Willow McQuade’s medicinal garden, she must find the killer to clear her boyfriend’s name in this third clever book in the Natural Remedies Mystery series.

Dr. Willow McQuade, owner of Nature’s Way Market & Café, has put the finishing touches on a new medicinal plant garden for Greenport’s annual Maritime Festival and is ready for the festivities to begin. But it’s not all flowers and sunshine at the grand opening, when Willow discovers the body of another contestant, Dr. Charles White, face down in …

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Mar 26 2015
3

Think Murder by Cassidy Salem – Spotlight

Think Murder by Cassidy Salem – Spotlight

Think Murder by Cassidy Salem
Adina Donati Mystery Series Book 1

Discovering the body of a friend and colleague was not what Adina Donati had in mind when she moved to Washington D.C. in search of excitement. An administrative assistant at a prestigious think tank, Adina is drawn into the middle of the murder investigation. The police don’t seem to be making much progress until Adina stumbles onto important clues and discovers just how dangerous life in the nation’s capitol.
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Excerpt:

I took a deep breath and let it out slowly, then described the scene to him to the best of my recollection. I could almost envision the restroom as …

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Mar 22 2015
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The Mask of Midnight by Laurie Stevens – Guest Post @lauriestevens1

The Mask of Midnight by Laurie Stevens – Guest Post @lauriestevens1

The Mask of Midnight by Laurie Stevens

Troubled homicide detective Gabriel McRay confronts his nemesis Victor Archwood at the killer’s trial. A surprise twist during the proceedings sets a course for Archwood to claim his ultimate revenge on the detective, whom he blames for ruining his life. In a trap that combines Archwood’s theatrical skills and criminal genius, Gabriel is forced to face his psychological demons once again and play a deadly cat and mouse game with a murderous opponent who will stop at nothing to achieve the detective’s total destruction.

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Mar 18 2015
12

A Ghostly Undertaking by Tonya Kappes – Book Review + Giveaway @tonyakappes11

A Ghostly Undertaking by Tonya Kappes – Book Review + Giveaway @tonyakappes11

A Ghostly Undertaking by Tonya Kappes is the first book in the Ghostly Southern Mysteries series. I absolutely loved it!! Tonya does a wonderful job in bringing us an awesome new setting and characters in a fun new series. I was pulled in right from the beginning. Emma Lee Raines was entertaining and just fun to get to know. She’s a funeral director who has the unfortunate newfound ability to talk to ghosts. When Ruthie Sue Payne shows up at her own visitation and starts talking to Emma Lee, I knew I was in for a treat. Ruthie Sue is relentless, funny and wildly entertaining. She knew she was murdered and she wants Emma Lee to find …

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Mar 14 2015
20

The Icing on the Corpse by Liz Mugavero – Interview + Giveaway @lizmugavero

The Icing on the Corpse by Liz Mugavero – Interview + Giveaway @lizmugavero

The Icing on the Corpse by Liz Mugavero
A Pawsitively Organic Mystery Book 3
Kensington
Publication Date: March 31, 2015

Kristan “Stan” Connor is thrilled to be invited to the Groundhog Day festivities in quirky Frog Ledge, Connecticut. Her organic, home-baked pet treats are a big hit at the annual celebration, though an important guest is curiously absent . . .

When Helga Oliver, the town’s elderly historian, is found crumpled in the basement of the Historical Museum, the close-knit town is devastated. But after some tenacious digging, Stan discovers Helga was pushed down the stairs–and that this picture-perfect New England town may hide some dark secrets . . .

Stan’s dogged determination reveals Helga’s ties to an unsolved death in 1948 . . …

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Mar 04 2015
7

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

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 been booked to flaunt their fabulous flamenco footwork on a luxury train ride through northern Spain. But when a blowhard talk show host is found deader than four-day-old flan–with Gini as suspect numero uno–the feisty friends waste no time stepping into their sleuthing shoes to protect one of their own.

The dynamite dancers will have to step up their game before a clever killer brings the curtain …

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Feb 14 2015
3

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

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 they rush to Jamaica to find their friend.

I liked the setting and the characters in this story. The story was very fast-paced and the mystery kept you guessing until the end. Tiny tidbits of clues were fed throughout the book that gave the reader a little more information at a time, but did not give away the answer to who-dun-it. I was …

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