Category Archives: Mystery

Book Review: Death of a Cozy Writer

Author: G.M. Malliet Publisher: Midnight Ink, 2008 Genre: Mystery series Award: 2008 Agatha Award for Best First Novel My Rating: A Summary from the publisher: From deep in the heart of his eighteenth century English manor house, millionaire Sir Adrian … Continue reading

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In Which Faith Gives Away a Book and Does a Brief Review

First things first: I had two comments last week, and Emma Meade is our winner! Emma, if you will send me your e-mail address, I will send your e-gift cert. Please let me know if you want it from Barnes … Continue reading

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I’m Ba-ack!

Wow. It’s been a dang long time since I posted here, hasn’t it? It’s not for lack of reading, because I’ve read plenty of books, some good, some bad, most somewhere in between. I even wrote a short novella and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Shadow of Night

Name of Book: Shadow of Night By: Deborah Harkness Publisher: Viking Adult Copyright Date: July 10, 2012 Format: Fiction Reason for Reading: to continue the series Source: my Nook Rating: A The Gist: from Deborah Harkness’ website– Book Two of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Third Grave Dead Ahead by Darynda Jones

Title: Third Grave Dead Ahead Author: Darynda Jones Publisher: St. Martin’s Press, January 2012 Format: Hardcover, 320 pages Reason for Reading: Devoured the first two books in one sitting while on vacation, snapped up the third one at the library … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cut, Crop & Die

Title: Cut, Crop & Die Author: Joanna Campbell Slan Publisher: Midnight Ink Format: Kindle Number of Pages: 336 I had taken two steps toward the dirty dish cart when I heard a glass hit the floor behind me. I whirled … Continue reading

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Review: Rebecca

Book Title: Rebecca Author: Daphne du Maurier Original Publication Date: 1938 Edition Read: 1956 Doubleday & Co. Total Pages: 357 Genre: Classic Gothic Mystery Reason Read: Found this musty hardcover at the library sale and couldn’t resist Rating: 4 out … Continue reading

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Review: Gone To Ground

Book Title: Gone To Ground Author: Brandilyn Collins Original Publication Date: 2012 Edition Read: 2012 ARC, B&H Publishing Group Total Pages: 322 Genre: Mystery Reason Read: Received as an Advanced Reader’s Copy anticipating a review Rating: 4 out of 5 … Continue reading

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Audio Book Review: Lion in the Valley

Title: Lion in the Valley Author: Elizabeth Peters Publisher: Recorded Books Format: Audio Book Length: 12.33 hours Read by:┬áBarbara Rosenblat Grade: A for the Book/A+ for the Reader Reason for Re-reading: Every now and then, a girl needs a Master … Continue reading

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Book Review: Red Mist

Title: Red Mist Author: Patricia Cornwell Publisher: Penguin Group USA Format: Audio Book Number of Discs: 11 CDs/12.5 hours Read by: Kate Burton Grade: B for the book/A for the reader DISCLOSURE: I received an advance review copy from Penguin … Continue reading

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