It’s hard to believe there is crime in Washington, DC’s upper crust society, but Colleen J. Shogan’s Calamity at the Continental Club brings it front and center.
“a cozy mystery filled with winsome dogs and some subtly dangerous characters.”
“a complex and seductive page-turner that will not disappoint devoted fans and casual readers of the New York Times bestselling series.”
"totally captivating page-turner"
Jack the Ripper wreaked fear and havoc across the overcrowded slums of Whitechapel in the East End of London in 1888.
Plaid and Plagiarism by Molly MacRae is the first in the new Highland Bookshop Mystery Series.
“Truth . . . the one thing people will do anything to hide . . . because the truth will always come out in the end.”
A killer is stalking the women of Göteborg.
Casey Carter is in love and about to wed wealthy Hunter Raleigh III. They attend a gala for Hunter's foundation when Casey becomes violently ill.
In the 1986 film The Morning After, Jane Fonda stars as Alex Sternbergen, a once-heralded movie star on a downward career slide.
Avid thriller readers are experiencing the whirlwind of a trend toward releases featuring women who are “unreliable narrators.” That trend makes sense from a publishing point of view given the succ
“Kudos to Amy Stewart and Constance Kopp. May there be many more sequels to follow.”
The Secrets of Wishtide by Kate Saunders is a the first of a new cozy mystery series introducing private investigator Laetitia Rodd, 52 years old and the poor widow of an archdeacon, livin
“The Shattered Tree is an enjoyable and quick read—well worth the time.”
Mysteries come in a variety of sizes and shapes, and The Darkness Knows by Cheryl Honigford is a perfect fit for the “cozy” mystery category.
“Fans of thrillers with the hint of the supernatural will enjoy reading . . .”
“Practical Sins for Cold Climates is an unusual and refreshing take on the 'transformed by the wilderness' theme.”
Breaking Wild hardly seems like a debut novel. The story flows easily and the characters seem real, not forced.
“a cop’s loyalty to justice and the law must take precedence over her personal opinion of the victims.”
It’s said that people go to Alaska to start new lives, or at least to forget an unsuccessful past.
Tricky Twenty-Two is the most recent in the Stephanie Plum novels by Janet Evanovich. Her heroine, Stephanie Plum, is a bounty hunter who works for her cousin Vinnie, a bail bondsman.
A fascinating mystery set in the dusty Texas outback featuring a short, slightly overweight, cynical female sleuth who is as tough as boot leather and as determined as any gumshoe crafted by Raymon
“Loyalty is filled with action and suspense. The writing is crisp and tight.”
Loyalty is a modern day suspense set in Boston.
One of the joys of genre mystery fiction is that despicable people usually get their comeuppance.
“. . . sit up and notice. A supremely intelligent novel, masterfully created with a telling hand and unique voice . . .”
Long before the “Downton Abbey” craze, Jacqueline Winspear was writing remarkable mysteries about life in England circa WW I.