Category Archives: arts&crafts

Musicians and politicians—what could go wrong?

Killer Music by Tammy L. Grace Killer Music: A Cooper Harrington Detective Novel Cozy Mystery 1st in Series Publisher: Lone Mountain Press (April 7, 2015) Paperback: 212 pages ISBN-13: 978-0991243464 E-Book ASIN: B00V0V4HP2 When private detective Cooper “Coop” Harrington meets … Continue reading

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Hot bargains

It’s officially hurricane season. The temperature and the humidity here have already risen and we’ve had some serious rainstorms. Meanwhile things are heating up on the book front. June Free for All Cozy mystery fans, from June 12 through June … Continue reading

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Secrets revealed at the lake

Having lived in Tucson, I was intrigued by the premise of this book, which sets some of the action there. I also used to work at the University of Arizona, the author’s alma mater. Finding connections like this makes the … Continue reading

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Cowboys, cattle, and corpses

Today we’re spotlighting cozy mystery author Lesley A. Diehl whose stories are set in rural Florida. Dumpster Dying & Grilled, Chilled and Killed by Lesley A. Diehl Dumpster Dying: Book 1 in the Big Lake Murder Mysteries Cozy Mystery 1st … Continue reading

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Fantastic Shorts

It’s time to stock up on Fantastic Shorts. No, I’m not talking about a hot new style in summer wear. They’re Short Reads: stories that are not novel length. Just like your cut-offs, despite their abbreviated length, they cover the essentials: … Continue reading

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It’s a Free for All!

It’s the May Free for All. Find a new favorite cozy mystery author or download them all. They’re FREE. Be sure to grab Murder by the Book. Like all the other Free For All books, it’s free for a limited … Continue reading

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Solving mysteries is “hard” work

Today I’d like to spotlight the mystery books of Debbie De Louise. The author and I have a lot in common: she has cats, she’s a fellow Sisters in Crime member, and she lives on Long Island, New York, where … Continue reading

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It’s #MysteryWeek

It’s #MysteryWeek. Do tell, why do you like to read mysteries? And, if you’re looking for a mystery to read, several of mine are available for a mere 99¢. Try Detour, A Big Rig Thriller. Or, Murder by the Book, … Continue reading

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The world’s newest superhero is on her way

Lady Blackwing by Devorah Fox Lady Blackwing, A Fantasy/Sci Fi Mini, Kindle edition epub and other digital formats Preorder: May 1st, 2017 | ASIN B0724Z27VM: | 11 Pages | Price: 99¢ Mercedes is just trying to make her way through … Continue reading

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The world needs a new superhero

Times are tough today and the world needs a new superhero. Someone who can right the wrongs. Hang on, World. Lady Blackwing is on her way. (Just as soon as she figures out how this world-changing business works … )

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