Pineapple Gingerbread Men – thoughts after reading

Pineapple Gingerbread Men Author: Amy Vansant Edition: Kindle When Kristopher Rudolph is found dead, Charlotte is eager to find out who would shove an elf down Santa’s throat. If you haven’t read or heard of the Pineapple Port Mystery series... well, I think that you’re missing out, especially if you’re a fan of cozy mysteries.… Continue reading Pineapple Gingerbread Men – thoughts after reading

Death by Dumpling – thoughts after reading

Death by Dumpling Author: Vivien Chien Publisher: St. Martin’s Paperbacks Lana Lee is back at Ho-Lee Noodle House, working for her mom, and avoiding conversations about her love life. After delivering dumplings to Mr. Feng, Lana finds herself at the top of the suspect list. The staff at Ho-Lee knew of Thomas Feng’s shellfish allergy,… Continue reading Death by Dumpling – thoughts after reading

Apple Turnover Murder – thoughts after reading

Apple Turnover Murder (Hannah Swensen, #13) Author: Joanne Fluke Publisher: Kensington While Hannah acts as Herb’s magician’s assistant in a local talent show, a killer lurks behind the scenes. In between acts, Bradford Ramsey is stabbed, leaving Hannah as a suspect. Thoughts: It’s no secret that I love Hannah Swensen Mysteries. They’re some of my… Continue reading Apple Turnover Murder – thoughts after reading

Plum Pudding Murder – thoughts after reading

Plum Pudding Murder (Hannah Swensen, #12) Author: Joanne Fluke Publisher: Kensington Edition: Hardcover When the owner of Crazy Elf Christmas Tree Lot is found dead, Hannah searches for the person who didn’t want Larry Jaeger to see the New Year. Thoughts: I like Halloween, but I love Christmas, so even though it’s “spooky season,” Bing… Continue reading Plum Pudding Murder – thoughts after reading

Books Can Be Deceiving – thoughts after reading

Books Can Be Deceiving (Library Lover’s Mystery, #1) Author: Jenn McKinlay Publisher: Berkley Edition: Paperback When Lindsey’s best friend, Beth, finds the body of her ex-boyfriend, the local chief of police is convinced that Beth had everything to do with his death. Lindsey knows that if she doesn’t do something, her friend will lose her… Continue reading Books Can Be Deceiving – thoughts after reading

A Peach of a Murder – thoughts after reading

A Peach of a Murder (Fresh-Baked Mystery, #1) Author: Livia J. Washburn Publisher: Wheeler Edition: Large Print Phyllis Newsom, retired schoolteacher, is too busy preparing for her chance to win the cooking contest at the upcoming Peach Festival to be distracted by the death of a no-good local. When one of the judges drops dead after… Continue reading A Peach of a Murder – thoughts after reading

Carrot Cake Murder – thoughts after reading

Carrot Cake Murder Author: Joanne Fluke Publisher: Kensington Edition: Hardcover Carrot Cake Murder, the tenth book in the Hannah Swensen series, introduces us to more of Lisa and Herb’s family. The happiness surrounding a visit from an unexpected family member turns to horror when Hannah finds his body, cold and covered in her carrot cake.… Continue reading Carrot Cake Murder – thoughts after reading

Key Lime Pie Murder – thoughts after reading

Key Lime Pie Murder Author: Joanne Fluke Publisher: Kensington Edition: Hardcover Key Lime Pie Murder, the ninth book in the Hannah Swensen series, is centered around the murder of one of Hannah’s friends, a fellow judge at the Tri-County fair. Hannah is looking for answers, but finds herself asking more questions when she realizes that… Continue reading Key Lime Pie Murder – thoughts after reading