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Book Reviews For Mystery Lovers

Ella pulled her copy out of her bag and opened it at the first page, which to my relief showed only a couple of tiny edits. I’d half-expected to see it covered in red ink with “Must try harder” scrawled across the title page.   Title: Murder In The Manger Author: Debbie Young Publisher: Hawkesbury Press, November 06, …

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One of my great-granddaughters—I couldn’t tell them  apart for love nor money; I called them both Sugar—pulled  her halo off her head and was trying to put it on Davis’s.  Davis peeked around it. “Granny, Bianca’s not here yet.”    Title: Double Deck The Halls Author:  Gretchen Archer Publisher: Henery Press, November 02, 2017 Format/Source: ebook, Scribd ISBN: 9781635113129   …

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Seeing Poppa’s ghost was no big deal, I’d gotten used to it. The reason I was nervous about seeing his ghost was the fear. The only time the ghost of my Poppa came to see me was when there was a murder in Cottonwood.   Title: Tangled Up in Tinsel Author:  Tonya Kappes Publisher: Henery Press, September 25, …

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Only silence came from the inside the sheet. Two eyes stared at Edna through the holes cut for them; below was another hole for the mouth. Red Ridinghood called from the living room, “That’s a mighty quiet ghost you’ve got there, Edna. Scares me stiff.” Title:  Trick Or Treat Author:  Doris Miles Disney Publisher: Doubleday & Company, …

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“I think I have a stalker,” the message read. “If you’re reading this I’m either missing or dead. My life may depend on what you do. Please find out what happened to me. You’re the only one I can trust.”     Title: Designed For Haunting Author: Sybil Johnson Publisher: Henery Press, October 09, 2018 Format/Source: ebook, Scribd …

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She was an old cat, coal black, lean and ugly. Her right ear had been chewed and her old hide showed scars, but she had a regal look when she sat under the rosebushes in the plaza and surveyed us with yellow-green eyes. ~ “The Black Cat” by Lee Somerville Title:  Mystery For Halloween  Author:  Cynthia …

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The planchette started to move on the board. Darla called out the letters as Esmerelda paused. Her arms felt loose and unresponsive under my hand. I would have sworn she wasn’t moving at all, yet I watched the letters being chosen. One by one.   Title: A Deadly Brew  Author:  Lynn Cahoon Publisher: Lyrical Press, September 04, 2018 …

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