Category Archives: amateur detective

Top 10 Book Boyfriends by Majanka Verstraete & A Study In Shifters Giveaway

A Study In Shifters (The Adventures of Marisol Holmes, #1) by Majanka VerstraetePublication date: June 26th 2018Genres: Paranormal, Young AdultSeventeen-year-old Marisol Holmes may be the great-great-great granddaughter of Sherlock Holmes, but it’s hard to live up to the family name when only one mistake can spell your downfall. After trusting the wrong guy in a case gone totally wrong, Marisol convinces the Conclave, an underground organization of detectives solving supernatural cases, to give her a last chance to prove her worth, and maybe Read more [...]

Like to Die by David Housewright

Like to Die (Mac McKenzie #15) by David Housewright Published June 19th 2018 by Minotaur Books Genre: Adult Contemporary Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: McKenzie is a riot! A seemingly simple investigation, done as a favor for a friend, takes McKenzie down a dark and twisted path in Like to Die, the next mystery in David Housewright’s award-winning series. Once a police detective in St. Paul, Minnesota, Rushmore McKenzie has become an unlikely millionaire and an occasional unlicensed private investigator, doing favors for friends. Read more [...]

The Coffin Maker by Breeann Allison

The Coffin Maker (The Coffin Series #1) by Breeann Allison Published May 1st 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press Genre: New Adult Urban Fantasy / Romantic Cozy Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: So fun! Twenty-three-year-old Jesse Burns lives a tranquil life as the coffin maker in the enthusiastically eerie town of Gregor’s Hollow. Here, the By the Pricking of My Crumbs Bakery sells deep-fried candy corn year round, and manmade mist swirls through the streets every afternoon at three-thirty. As for the graveyard bells that chime at Read more [...]

Murder Takes the High Road by Josh Lanyon

Murder Takes the High Road by Josh Lanyon Expected publication: April 23rd 2018 by Carina Press Genre: MxM Adult Romantic Cozy Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: So much fun! Librarian Carter Matheson is determined to enjoy himself on a Scottish bus tour for fans of mystery author Dame Vanessa Rayburn. Sure, his ex, Trevor, will also be on the trip with his new boyfriend, leaving Carter to share a room with a stranger, but he can’t pass up a chance to meet his favorite author. Carter’s roommate turns out to be John Knight, Read more [...]

What Are You Afraid Of? by Alexandra Ivy

What Are You Afraid Of? (The Agency #2) by Alexandra Ivy Expected publication: March 27th 2018 by Zebra Genre: Adult Romantic Suspense Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Fab premise, stellar chemistry SHE’S LEARNED ALL ABOUT KILLERS They aren’t the kind of women anyone misses. Truck-stop hookers, runaways . . . no one would even notice they’d disappeared if the killer didn’t photograph their lifeless bodies, posed in the back of a semi-trailer. Exactly like the infamous Trucker murders. But this isn’t just a copycat. It’s Read more [...]