ARC Review: Something Read, Something Dead by Eva Gates

Josie was in trouble, and I intended to do what I could to help her. Published: March 13, 2019 Publisher: Crooked Lane Books Pages: 320 (Kindle) Series: Lighthouse Library Mystery #5 The only way to clear the cloud of suspicion from Josie, I knew, was to find out who had killed Mirabelle.    Dark deeds … Continue reading ARC Review: Something Read, Something Dead by Eva Gates

Review: Through the Grinder by Cleo Coyle

    Published: October 5th, 2004 Publisher: Berkley Books Pages/Length: 8 hours as audiobook Series: Coffeehouse Mystery #2         Business is booming at Clare Cosi's Village Blend, until her female customers start to die. Lieutenant Quinn is convinced that someone has an axe to grind, and, unfortunately, his prime suspect is the … Continue reading Review: Through the Grinder by Cleo Coyle

Review: On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle

  Published: September 1st, 2003 Publisher: Berkley Books Pages/Length: 8 hours as audiobook Series: Coffeehouse Mystery #1     Introducing a delightful new series featuring Clare Cosi, manager of the historic Village Blend coffeehouse... Clare arrives at work to discover the assistant manager dead in the back of the store, coffee grounds strewn everywhere. Two … Continue reading Review: On What Grounds by Cleo Coyle

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

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

Eva Gates’s ‘Booked for Trouble’ Review

Lucy Richardson, assistant librarian, is surprised by an impromptu visit from her mother, Suzanne. When a woman her mother is seen arguing with, a woman who claims to know Suzanne's secrets, ends up dead, it's up to Lucy to solve the mystery and clear her mother's name.   Published: September 1st, 2015 Publisher: Obsidian Mystery … Continue reading Eva Gates’s ‘Booked for Trouble’ Review