Category Archives: mystery

The Elemental Detective by Kirsten Weiss Excerpt

Categories: adult, excerpt, Kirsten Weiss, mystery, Riga Hayworth series, spotlight, urban fantasy
The Elemental Detective (Riga Hayworth #5) By Kirsten Weiss Editions: ebook Published: December 21st 2013 by misterio press Genre: Adult Urban Fantasy / Mystery Mermaids, menehunes, and murder. Riga Hayworth just wants to relax with her new husband on their Hawaiian honeymoon. But a body on a Kauai beach pulls them into a murder investigation, sending the supernatural world into an uproar. When Riga detects traces of magic at a murder scene, she knows she can’t ignore the call. There’s necromancy afoot, and she must prepare for Read more [...]

My journey into the world of books by Jen McConnel & Giveaway

Categories: book tour, contemporary, giveaway, guest post, Jen McConnel, mystery, new adult, Xpresso Book Tours
The Secret of Isobel Key By Jen McConnel Editions: ebook Published: December 2013 by Bloomsbury Spark (first published September 14th 2012) Genre: New Adult Contemporary / Mystery Lou is in the middle of a quarter-life crisis. Fresh out of college, she’s unemployed and unsure of herself. But when she gets the chance to escape to Scotland with her best friend, it could be the answer to her quest for self-discovery. The trip is not at all what she expected, especially when her tour guide turns out to be the dreamy historian Brian, and Read more [...]

Iron & Velvet by Alexis Hall

Categories: #FF, 5 butterflies, adult, Alexis Hall, fluttering thoughts, Kate Kane Paranormal Investigator series, magic, mystery, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, romance
Iron & Velvet (Kate Kane, Paranormal Investigator #1) By Alexis Hall Editions: ebook Expected publication: December 16th 2013 by Riptide Publishing Genre: FxF Adult Paranormal / Romance Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Brilliant, sassy and hilarious! First rule in this line of business: don’t sleep with the client. My name’s Kate Kane, and when an eight-hundred-year-old vampire prince came to me with a case, I should have told her no. But I’ve always been a sucker for a femme fatale. It always goes the same way. You move Read more [...]

Deadly Valentine by Jenna Harte Excerpt

Categories: adult, excerpt, Jenna Harte, mystery, romance, spotlight, Valentine Mystery series
Deadly Valentine (Valentine Mystery #1) By Jenna Harte Editions: ebook, paperback Published: August 1st 2012 by Moxie Vie Genre: Adult Romantic Mystery Tess Madison walked away from her two-timing fiancé, a multi-million dollar trust fund and a cushy corporate law job to pursue the single life indulging in chocolate and fancy French underwear. But her newly reordered life comes unraveled when she reluctantly accepts an invitation to a dinner party and stumbles upon the host’s dead body. Now Tess is the middle of a murder investigation Read more [...]

A Study in Darkness by Emma Jane Holloway

Categories: 4 butterflies, Emma Jane Holloway, fluttering thoughts, mystery, netgalley, new adult, paranormal, RBR, some romance, steampunk, The Baskerville Affair series
A Study in Darkness (The Baskerville Affair #2) By Emma Jane Holloway Editions: ebook, paperback Published: October 29th 2013 by Del Rey Genre: New Adult Steampunk / Mystery Source: NetGalley In a Flutter: Charming! When a bomb goes off at 221B Baker Street, Evelina Cooper is thrown into her Uncle Sherlock’s world of mystery and murder. But just when she thought it was safe to return to the ballroom, old, new, and even dead enemies are clamoring for a place on her dance card. Before Evelina’s even unpacked her gowns for a country Read more [...]

Q&A with Liz Stauffer

Categories: adult, book tour, cozy mystery, interview, Liz Stauffer, mystery, Thursday Morning Breakfast (and Murder) Club series
Thursday Morning Breakfast (and Murder) Club (Thursday Morning Breakfast (and Murder) Club #1) By Liz Stauffer Editions: ebook, paperback Published: June 28th 2013 by Sartoris Literary Group Genre: Adult Mystery Things are not always what they seem in Liz Stauffer’s fast paced book of murder, mystery, and intrigue. When the "breakfast club" ladies of idyllic Mount Penn see bruises on Clare Ballard's pretty face, they suspect her hot-headed husband of abusing her, but the truth is much more complicated. When violence disrupts this Read more [...]