Review: Playing With Poison by Cindy Blackburn (Cozy Mystery)

Pool shark Jessie Hewitt usually knows where the balls will fall and how the game will end. But when a body lands on her couch, and the cute cop in her kitchen accuses her of murder, even Jessie isn’t sure what will happen next. She also isn’t sure how to catch a killer, but she’s about to learn. Her skill set doesn’t exactly fit the task, however. Jessie put herself through college hustling at a Read More …

Review: Questionable Ethics by Angela Abderhalden (Mystery)

The daughter of a cop growing up in a small town with three bothers… well, yeah, Mel was a little wild. Still, that was years ago, before marriage, before moving away to the ‘big’ city, before her son, and before the traffic accident that killed her husband and child. Now back in Quincy, IL to start again or heal or escape, Mel gets a gun in her face on the first day of work, answering Read More …

Get Lost In A Mystery Blog Tour! Mortal Coil by Julie Eberhart Painter

  Title: Mortal Coil Author: Julie Eberhart Painter Published: May 2009 Publisher: Champagne Book Group Word Count: 79,000 Genre: Cozy Mystery Recommended Age: 14+ Synopsis: When two residents in Ellen Lange’s nursing home die, Special Investigator Bill Watts is called to the scene. With the murders linked to others, known as the Ponytail Crimes, it’s only a matter of time before the killer strikes again. Bill is a Southerner; Ellen was raised in the Midwest. Read More …

Get Lost In A Mystery Blog Tour! Compass North by Stephanie Joyce Cole

  Title: Compass North Author: Stephanie Joyce Cole Published: December 2013 Publisher: Champagne Book Group Word Count: 81,000 Genre: Women’s Fiction, Romance, Mystery/Thriller Content Warning: Minor Violence Recommended Age: 16+ Synopsis: Meredith slips into a new identity and a new life in a small town in Alaska, she discovers it’s not that easy to leave behind the baggage from her past. Set in the spectacular natural landscape of Southcentral Alaska, COMPASS NORTH tracks an unexpected Read More …