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Is it possible to fall in love in the afterlife? The question is answered in this exciting new paranormal romantic suspense from USA TODAY Bestselling Author, Maureen A. Miller.

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When someone from her past comes to town to cause trouble, Kari Stuart and her sassy kitten Queenie will have to work hard to protect the Serenity Sanctuary in this new Catskills Pet Rescue Mystery.

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When it comes to killing, practice makes perfect!

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Her first big case… Could be her last.

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An emotional novel about first love, second chances, and what it means to follow your heart!

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Bestselling author Jennifer Estep continues her Gargoyle Queen epic fantasy series where magic reigns, alliances are tested, and a dangerous attraction could tear down a throne. . .


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Claws for Suspicion
by Deborah Blake
"A greedy ex-husband threatens Catskills Pet Rescue..."
Posted April 29, 2022

In CLAWS FOR SUSPICION, Kari Stuart finds herself the primary suspect in the murder of her ex-husband, Charlie Smith. Deborah Blake builds an intriguing mystery around lost paperwork and a greedy ex-husband.

After four years, Kari’s ex-husband turns up in Lakeview, eager Read more...

Spirits and Sourdough
by Bailey Cates
"Spellbinding mystery in Magical Bakery series..."
Posted January 21, 2022

In this 10th Magical Bakery Mystery, SPIRITS AND SOURDOUGH, Baker Katie Lightfoot deals with two supernatural challenges: recovering her husband’s missing guardian spirit and solving the murder of Read more...

Mimi Lee Cracks the Code
by Jennifer J. Chow
"Follow Mimi and Marshmallow as they investigate another mystery..."
Posted December 2, 2021

In MIMI LEE CRACKS THE CODE, the third book in Jennifer J. Chow’s third Sassy Cat Mystery, Mimi Lee deals with murder, her mother and sister’s matchmaking antics, and figuring out her relationship with Read more...

The Becoming
by Nora Roberts
"As her magick grows, Breen prepares to meet the god who wants to steal her powers..."
Posted November 23, 2021

THE BECOMING gets a fast start--Bree is grabbed by her best friend Marco just as she and Keegan are entering the portal to Talamh, the distant world of her late father. But, as Marco explains, he would not let Read more...

Killer Research
by Jenn McKinlay
"Politics and greed prove deadly in Briar Creek..."
Posted October 30, 2021

When library colleague Ms. Cole finds a dead body hidden by political yard signs in her car’s trunk, Library Director Lindsey Norris begins searching for clues in Jenn McKinlay’s KILLER RESEARCH, the latest Library Lover’s Mystery.Read more...

Doggone Deadly
by Deborah Blake
"Does a cat find clue that solves murders at the dog show?"
Posted October 30, 2021

Kari Stuart returns in the second Catskills Pet Rescue Mystery, DOGGONE DEADLY, and embarks on finding who is committing murder at the Tri-County Kennel Club Show.

Suz (short for Suzanne) Holden, coordinator for the show, bribes Kari Read more...

A Perfect Bind
by Dorothy St. James
"The secret bookroom librarian truly tempts fate this time..."
Posted October 3, 2021

In the Beloved Bookroom Mystery series debut, librarian Tru Beckett pulls a fast one when she rescues the discarded library books and sets up a secret bookroom, hidden in the building’s basement, for trustworthy patrons who want to Read more...

Forgotten in Death
by J.D. Robb
"Two murders test the sleuthing skills of Dallas and Roarke..."
Posted September 4, 2021

Two murder victims, only a few blocks apart yet separated by almost 40 years, confront Detective Eve Dallas on the same day.  One case involves Dallas’ husband Roarke as the construction site owner where the crew discovers the long ago buried body. Police recognize the second victim Read more...

Hooked on a Feline
by Sofie Kelly
"Magical cats with special "skills" deliver entertaining and enchanting mystery..."
Posted September 4, 2021

As the title suggests, it’s easy to get hooked on the two sleuthing felines featured in Sofie Kelly’s Magical Cats Mysteries. Owen and Hercules may be two of the friskiest characters appearing in the cozy Read more...

What the Cat Dragged In
by Miranda James
"Charlie and Diesel explore family history and help identify the skeleton Diesel uncovers..."
Posted September 1, 2021

An unexpected inheritance surprises Charlie Harris and introduces him to new information about his family along with a couple of new relatives. In WHAT THE CAT DRAGGED IN by Miranda James, the 14th Read more...

A Deadly Deletion
by Lorna Barrett
"A strong entry in the Booktown Mystery series..."
Posted July 18, 2021

Lorna Barrett stirs things up quite a bit in this 15th Booktown Mystery. The story opens as Tricia Miles and Police Chief Grant Baker witness a big white pickup truck run down Marshall Cambridge after both men propose to Read more...

The Moonshine Shack Murder
by Diane Kelly
"New Diane Kelly series starts with 100 proof story line..."
Posted June 28, 2021

Diane Kelly’s new series introduces Hattie Hayes, a legal Moonshiner, as she opens her new venture, Moonshine Shack, where she offers various Moonshine flavors for sale.

At her shop’s successful private opening, Hattie hands out mason jars of her Firefly Brand Moonshine, and Read more...

Synchronized Sorcery
by Juliet Blackwell
"Fine plotting makes this paranormal mystery a standout..."
Posted June 11, 2021

In the 11th entry of Juliet Blackwell’s Witchcraft Mysteries, SYNCHRONIZED SORCERY, Lily and Sailor return home from their European honeymoon and search for Oscar’s mother. Oscar is Lily’s familiar, a shape Read more...

Faithless in Death
by J.D. Robb
"Multi-layered thriller ups the ante for Eve Dallas and her team..."
Posted June 11, 2021

In the 52nd In Death novel, J. D. Robb rachets up the scale of crime New York City Detective Eve Dallas confronts as she deals with the death of Ariel Byrd, a West Village artist.

Dallas and

The Kobalt Dossier
by Eric Van Lustbader
"Lustbader takes Evan Ryder on another gripping confrontation in the international arena..."
Posted June 2, 2021

Eric Van Lustbader combines international espionage with family dynamics in this second Evan Ryder novel that relates a compelling story while providing context and background.

After completing a successful assignment, Evan Ryder returns to D. C. and finds her secret Read more...

Little Black Book
by Kate Carlisle
"Character driven mystery delivers absorbing read..."
Posted June 2, 2021

LITTLE BLACK BOOK is Kate Carlisle’s 15th Bibliophile Mystery, and it is an intriguing adventure with a group of characters that makes the visit worthwhile.

After visiting Dharma, Brooklyn and Derek return home to San Read more...

Death on the Night of Lost Lizards
by Julia Buckley
"Julia Buckley scores with captivating series entry..."
Posted May 23, 2021

DEATH ON THE NIGHT OF LOST LIZARDS is Julia Buckley’s third entry in her Hungarian Tea House Mystery series, and the stories keep getting better and delightfully steeped in Hungarian ambiance.

A complex tale, Ms. Buckley blends family

Find You First
by Linwood Barclay
"Exceptionally original thriller won't let you put it down..."
Posted April 29, 2021

Reading FIND YOU FIRST is an amazing experience. Linwood Barclay crafts an unsettling yet original thriller that he renders at a relentless pace.

His doctor informs tech millionaire Miles Cookson that he is dying from a terminal disease Read more...

Checking Out Crime
by Laurie Cass
"Minnie and Eddie find a surprising new sleuthing partner..."
Posted March 18, 2021

Minnie and Eddie find themselves at a crossroads, both professionally and personally. Then they miss hitting a dead body in the middle of the road with the bookmobile, and things get a little more complicated in CHECKING OUT CRIME by Read more...

by Harlan Coben
"Fascinating character, page-turning mystery begins new Coben series..."
Posted March 11, 2021

Harlan Coben introduces Windsor Horne Lockwood III, or WIN, known in his newest novel as the wealthy, intelligent protagonist in a new series. Readers get to know Win as he narrates the intriguing story of how he figures out the Read more...

Ruth Castleberry

Ruth Castleberry has worked as an investigator for Pinkerton’s, city desk assistant on the Charlotte News, free- lance writer, marketing/business strategy consultant, competitive intelligence practitioner and digital marketing consultant.

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