I had not encountered the Chris
Honeysett crime books
previously. He's a painter, art teacher, and private eye
occupation paying all the bills. He lives in Bath, in the
southwest of England, and Read more...
Third in the Lucky
Paws Petsitting Mystery series is a
fun tale of a Winterfest in the town of Sylvan Creek.
PAWPRINTS & PREDICAMENTS are about to ensue. The setting is
between mountains, woods, and a lake Read more...
This gifted Scots author might as well call her works
Matches made in Scotland, but this new series is
Made in Scandal and seems likely to be her
most ambitious yet. Tales are planned Read more...
S Ranch series began with COWGIRL, UNEXPECTEDLY,
and continues now with the definite requirement for a good
man -- MUST LOVE HORSES. Bryan Wilcox, known as Boomer,
needs to hire a horse trainer, and Sidney Read more...
Fifth in a series called Stone
Mill Amish Mystery follows Rachel
Mast who, having left the Plain community to work and gain
an MBA, has returned for a simpler world than the whirl of
city life Read more...
Candy Shop Mystery sounded intriguing, if sticky
-- so I indulged my sweet tooth with LETHAL LICORICE. I was
actually surprised that there would be a competition among
Amish candy makers -- I thought that would Read more...
With a beginning on the island of La Palma in the Canaries,
it was immediately clear to me where the book was going to
find the impetus for the wall of water shown on the cover.
WAVE OF TERROR is an apt description for what would strike
the North American Read more...
An American high school is the setting for a day of drama.
Originally Joelle Charbonneau wrote THE TESTING about
students living in a dystopian world where adults dictated
their moves, dreams and successes. TIME BOMB is the
opposite. All the main characters are modern teens, they
are planning and scrambling Read more...
I love these romantic suspense tales involving crime
stoppers and their canine teammates. Third in the
busy Classified K-9 Unit series by a
tight group of lady
authors is the account of FBI SPECIAL AGENT Read more...
Latest in the series of Sister Jane hunting stories in
Virginia, comes a cold case mixed with a ghost story.
Decades ago, a handsome huntsman vanished, having first
romanced every lady in sight, including the married Read more...
Set in New Hampshire, this cosy mystery features a Ragdoll
cat -- among others. If you love cats, you'll enjoy this
tale with plenty of feline characters providing the title
ESCAPE CLAWS. Lara Caphart has come to the small town of
Whisker Jog to check on her senior relative who Read more...
This immersive tale of the Middle Ages in France draws us
into the life of a woman and a peddler. Lady Celeste has
married well, but her baby has died and she is ill in bed at
an abbey, sick with grief. When she notices a peddler with a
donkey Read more...
The reliable author of Amish romance tales Patricia Davids
gives us THEIR PRETEND AMISH COURTSHIP. How does this tally
with the intentions of Amish people to live a plain life
free from deceit?
Fannie Erb is still in her rumspringa years, when young
people experience the world before taking vows Read more...
Darcy Leighton is the last veterinarian working in a small
town practice after the founder's death. She knows the
practice has been sold, but doesn't realise that the new
owner only wants an equine clinic. FALLING FOR THE RANCHER
might be better titled Falling for the Vet, but Read more...
I previously enjoyed books in the Potting Shed Mystery series and as
well as in the Birds of A Feather series by popular author Marty
Wingate, so I was delighted to dig up another mystery to solve. This is
the sixth novel featuring an American garden designer who moves to Read more...
I particularly enjoyed this Young Adult book about an
horsewoman in the making. The featured horse - the
eponymous THE THIRTEENTH HORSE at the riding stables --
carthorse breed, the mighty French origin breed called
Percheron. Kristy Moore didn't have a choice about moving
town when her parents Read more...
Detective Chief Inspector Craig Gillard starts in fine
style by spotting an injured walker from halfway up a Lake
District mountain and descending to help her reach safety.
She is Samantha Phillips, who is new in his police station.
As THE BODY IN THE MARSH implies, not all situations end Read more...
While Max Burns is still in Swiss boarding school, his English parents
leave a high-society party in their helicopter after news arrives that
their partner in the high finance world has been arrested for fraudulent
dealings. The helicopter crashes. Later, in 2008, a plan for
What a perfect gift for anyone who enjoys bird watching, traveling or
taking a year off for a purpose. Noah Strycker was determined to spend
2015 traveling the world and seeing as many wild birds as he could,
hoping to break the 5,000 record. So begins Read more...