Death Below Stairs by Jennifer Ashley About the book: (from the publisher) Highly sought-after young cook Kat Holloway takes a position in a Mayfair mansion and soon finds herself immersed in the odd household of Lord Rankin. Kat is unbothered by the family’s eccentricities as long as they stay away from her kitchen, but trouble finds its […]
A Season to Lie by Emily Littlejohn About the book: (from the publisher) In Emily Littlejohn’s follow-up to her acclaimed debut Inherit the Bones, a twisted killer stalks his prey in the dead of winter.
One of my favorite indie authors, Heather Day Gilbert — who is as talented as she is prolific — has just released Book 3 in her Murder in the Mountains series. You can read my reviews of the first two books in the series here and here. This month Heather is back with another mystery featuring […]
Bel, Book, and Scandal by Maggie McConnon About the book: (from the publisher) Maggie McConnon rings in Christmas in Bel, Book, and Scandal, the third adventure for everybody’s favorite Irish-American culinary artist turned amateur sleuth.
For fans of British psychological suspense, the latest from Fiona Barton: The Child. About the book: (from the publisher) As an old house is demolished in a gentrifying section of London, a workman discovers a tiny skeleton, buried for years. For journalist Kate Waters, it’s a story that deserves attention. She cobbles together a piece for her newspaper, […]
The Day I Died by Lori Rader-Day About the book: (from the publisher) Anna Winger can know people better than they know themselves with only a glance—at their handwriting.
Local Poet by Paul Trembling About the book: (from the publisher) Rob Seaton killed a woman. Rob doesn’t know Laney Grey. But when she deliberately steps out in front of his van and dies on impact, his life will never be the same.
Where the Dead Lie: A Sebastian St. Cyr Mystery by C.S. Harris About the book: (from the publisher) London, 1813. Sebastian St. Cyr, Viscount Devlin, is no stranger to the dark side of the city, but he’s never seen anything like this: the brutalized body of a fifteen-year-old boy dumped into a makeshift grave on the grounds of […]
A Fine Year for Murder by Lauren Carr About the book: (from the publisher) After months of marital bliss, Jessica Faraday and Murphy Thornton are still discovering and adjusting to their life together. Settled in their new home, everything appears to be perfect … except in the middle of the night when, in darkest shadows of her subconscious, […]
The Murders at Astaire Castle: A Mac Faraday Mystery by Lauren Carr About this book: (from the publisher) Never tell Mac Faraday not to do something. Spencer’s police chief, David O’Callaghan, learns this lesson the hard way when he orders Mac Faraday to stay away from the south end of Spencer’s mountaintop – even though he owns the […]