Get yourself some sweet tea and perhaps just a small slice
of pie and settle in for a visit to a place that feels
Mercy Dane can take care of herself. Alone in the world,
having aged out of the foster care system she has built a
life Read more...
Kerrelyn Sparks crafts a gripping premise with this first
in her new Embraced
series, HOW TO TAME A BEAST IN
Raised as an orphan on a remote island, a mysterious
visitor changes Luciana's life. Thrown Read more...
With cuddly protectors, hand bag of capacious and unusual
contents, and of course her iPod loaded with appropriate
playlists, the Earth's favorite First Lady takes on
another evilly twisted plot that puts the entire planet
in danger in Gini Koch's ALIEN NATION.
Picking up six weeks after book Read more...
WHEN ALL THE GIRLS HAVE GONE is a tense, riveting and
absorbing mystery surrounding a lovely believable
romance. Set in the Pacific Northwest, the weather and
geography provide a poignant counterpoint that deepened
Charlotte Sawyer is happily settling into her job as
activities director for Rainy Creek Gardens Read more...
In SILK STALKINGS, her third Material
Diane Vallere wraps us in the characters we've grown to
love in books one and two (SUEDE TO REST and CRUSHED VELVET,
respectively) while celebrating a major cultural
facet Read more...
FLIGHT FROM MAYHEM, book two in Yasmine Galenorn's new
By Night series has Shimmer and company looking into
a series of bizarre deaths that could be the work of an
Otherworld serial killer. Add Alex's Read more...
Eden Elliot is in the midst of writing her second romance
novel when her duties as Special Constable in the small
Scottish town of Glenkillen complicate her life once
again. A mysterious invitation to a whiskey tasting at
the locally owned distillery sparks events that reveal
personal discoveries that will Read more...
An aspiring author's dreams come true, but what should be
the happiest time in her life is tainted with murder.
Fresh from grad school, Lena London has a plumb job
opportunity fall into her lap. She and her cat, LeStrade,
pack up and head to Blue Lake, Indiana to Read more...
What is a man to do when he discovers he is a member of
the Ton, being pressured by his formerly estranged family
to find a most suitable marchioness rather than the
simple girl he prefers? Mia Marlowe takes this basic
question and creates the very enjoyable NEVER RESIST A Read more...
In Victoria Hamilton's NO MALLETS INTENDED (Book four in
the Vintage Kitchen Mystery series)
Jaymie Leighton is making steady progress toward her goal
of publishing a vintage cookbook when her job restoring a
kitchen in the Queensville Historic Manor has her
encountering danger and a dead body Read more...
In GARDEN OF DEATH, Chrystle Fiedler's third Natural
Remedies mystery, main character and small business
owner Willow McQuade is under fire from disgruntled local
business people who are sure she somehow cheated to win a
coveted plot of land. Willow is turning the land into an
educational Read more...
When Georgiana is banished to a strange and dangerous
reform school far to the south of England she knows her
life as she knew it is over. Her inability to blend in
with expected manners in the Ton has finally forced her
parents to remove her from polite society and Read more...
For those who like their mysteries like their sweet tea
(southern, strong and sugary) Tonya Kappes Ghostly
Southern Mysteries will hit the spot.
This outing, heroine Emma Lee Raine's 'Funeral Trauma' is
no better. Her most recent problem is recently exhumed
Chicken Teater whose prize hen Lady Read more...
DARK HEIR is the ninth gripping adventure in Faith
Hunter's Jane Yellowrock series, and the series
is, if anything, gaining steam with each entry.
Jane is caught up in rectifying mistakes made in the
past, both by Leo the head vamp in New Orleans (and the
rest Read more...
When you get to book seventeen in a series (in this case,
the Otherworld series) you might expect a bit of
staleness, but Yasmine Galenorn is too skillful a writer
to allow that to happen to one of her beloved worlds.
Part of what keeps the series fresh Read more...
Earthy, witty with tons of pizzazz, Sophie Tucker was
more than an icon, more than in institution; her life
encompassed changes in entertainment from Vaudeville to
television. Susan and Lloyd Ecker have put together I AM
SOPHIE TUCKER, a book based firmly (at least 85% firmly)
on research into Sophie Read more...
With a foreword by Deborah Robson who co-wrote one of the
most comprehensive books available on breed-specific
wools, (The Fleece and Fiber Source Book), Beth Smith's
SPINNER'S BOOK OF FLEECE: A Breed-by-Breed Guide to
Choosing and Spinning the Perfect Fiber for Every Purpose
has Read more...
It is not uncommon to find crochet being used as a small
component of a knitted creation, rarer to find knitting
used in a similar way on a crochet project. Candi Jensen
has written KNITTING LOVES CROCHET, a book of twenty-two
designs that do a good job of balancing Read more...