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Book Reviews For Mystery Lovers

I scanned the trees with my flashlight. “I think we’ve found our—Freddie? Where did you go?” I spun my flashlight around only to have it land on him perched atop a boulder at the side of the trail. “What are you doing? Get down from there.”   Title: Haunted Hayride with Murder Author: Auralee Wallace Publisher: St. …

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“Oh relax,” Freddie groaned. “I need a minute. Besides, I don’t think you killed anyone. The police would have nabbed you by now. It doesn’t look like we made a run for it. Plus…I think you’d be bloodier.”     Title: Ring In the Year with Murder Author:  Auralee Wallace Publisher: St. Martin’s Press, October 31, 2017 …

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“It may not be that simple.” Iris spoke from the top of the ladder, where she’d been taking advantage of Maude Daneson’s inattention to redistribute the tinsel as she saw fit. “He may be perfectly normal most of the time, unless something triggers him off. If no one ever triggered him off, they’d never know. …

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Ah, October…the nights start getting a little longer, the days a little colder. Just the right time to rip open a bag of fun-size candy bars and crack the spine on a spooky mystery!     Hallowe’en Party by Agatha Christie Masking for Trouble by Diane Vallere Night of the Living Thread by Janet Bolin     Lord …

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Whoever had built the fire had tossed what appeared to be a manuscript in with the logs. The edges of the document were singed and curling, and as I watched, part of a flaming sheet drifted upward into the chimney.     Title: Dial Meow for Murder Author:  Bethany Blake Publisher: Kensington, September 26, 2017 Format/Source: eBook …

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Fa-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la!   It’s the perfect time of year to wrap up in a warm blanket, slide into your favorite chair, and sip a hot mug of cocoa while reading a good holiday-themed mystery. Stumped on which one to start with? I’ve listed some of my favorites below, as well as a couple that I’m excited …

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After Greg Left last night, I’d thought about his warning to stay out of the investigation this time. His words echoed in my head: “Jill, you don’t have to be involved with every dead body that washes up in South Cove”. Title: If The Shoe Kills Author: Lynn Cahoon Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp, November 10, …

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