Vicki Delany’s ‘Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen’ Review

It's always Christmas in Rudolph, New York, and Merry Wilkinson likes it that way. But a murder and a string of small fires around town has Merry worrying there is a Grinch among her friends and neighbors, and it's up to her to save Christmas.   Published: November 3rd, 2015 Publisher: Berkley Mystery Pages: 294 … Continue reading Vicki Delany’s ‘Rest Ye Murdered Gentlemen’ Review

Deanna Raybourn’s ‘A Treacherous Curse’ Review

Sharp-tongued mystery solver Veronica Speedwell and her darkly handsome partner Revelstoke Templeton-Vane have landed themselves in the midst of a disappearance. Is it the result of a mummy's curse, or something more sinister?   Published: Expected to be published January 16th, 2018 Publisher: Berkley Publishing Series: Veronica Speedwell Mysteries #3     "I cannot rid … Continue reading Deanna Raybourn’s ‘A Treacherous Curse’ Review

Stephen Wallenfels’s ‘Bad Call’ Review

Colin, Ceo, Grahame, and Ellie set out on a hiking/camping expedition in the beautiful Yosemite National Park. However, this is a trip based on lies and as things start to pile up one thing becomes clear; not everyone is leaving the park alive. Published: Expected to publish December 19th, 2017 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Pages: 320     … Continue reading Stephen Wallenfels’s ‘Bad Call’ Review

Lisa Jewell’s ‘The Girls in the Garden’ Review

The communal gardens behind Clare's new flat are gorgeous during the day, but become sinister as the sun goes down. When her eldest daughter, Grace, is found assaulted in those very gardens, it becomes clear that darkness lurks in the most normal of places. Published: June 7th, 2016 Publisher: Atria Books Pages: 309 "Best to … Continue reading Lisa Jewell’s ‘The Girls in the Garden’ Review

Eva Gates’s ‘Reading Up a Storm’ Review

After seeing lights in the night and a body on the shore, Lucy Richardson is back on the case. With murder, romance, and secrets galore one thing is for sure; life at the Lighthouse Library is never boring. Published: April 5th, 2016 Publisher: Obsidian Mystery Pages: 306 Cozy Mystery Series: Lighthouse Library Mystery #3 Rating:  … Continue reading Eva Gates’s ‘Reading Up a Storm’ Review