Listen. Here's the thing. Y'all know I love me some Jessica Fletcher. I love Murder, She Wrote. But this book was a hot mess. It felt like they smashed two of the early episodes of Murder, She Wrote into one tangled up catastrophe. The characters weren't fleshed out well enough to like or dislike. The... Continue Reading →
The Murder of Sherlock Holmes – A Review
Oh my lanta. I love Murder, She Wrote. This was one of my favorite shows as a kid. Some of my favorite memories are of me and my mom sitting and watching Dame Angela Lansbury solve murders in every town she visited. It wasn't until last year that I discovered there was a series of... Continue Reading →
Cozy Mystery Releases – September 2022
It's September. How? Where did the year go? The kids are in school. I'm preparing for Halloween. I've already started Christmas shopping. We are four months from 2023. I don't like this. Not. One. Bit. So of course I'm using fiction as a socially acceptable form of escapism. And what better way than cozy mysteries.... Continue Reading →
8 Food Related Cozy Mysteries
Affiliate links are used. I may get a profit if you buy via these links. Both food and suspense are two of my all-time favorite things, and they come together well in mysteries centered on the culinary arts. Humans use food for more than simply sustenance; it's also a means of dealing with a wide... Continue Reading →
Can I Be A Nosy Old Woman Detective?
As you age, a curious phenomenon seems to take place. People begin to treat you as you are unable to perform even the most elementary chores after a short time. To live a life that is basically autonomous and then suddenly find yourself treated like a helpless creature must be more than a bit upsetting. Before they get old, people live long, healthy lives, and guess what? They successfully reached that level, thus I believe they understand how to play the game of life.
Blogging A to Z Day 19: Series I Started and Still Need to Finish
If you’re a coffee lover and mystery fan, I have the perfect series for you. The Coffeehouse Mysteries by Cleo Coyle are a must-read. There are nineteen books in the series, so be prepared to spend some time reading! My favorite is the fourteenth book, Once Upon a Grind. What is your favorite book series? Let me know in the comments below.
Blogging A to Z Day 1: Author I’ve Read the Most
Once I find a book and author that clicks with my brain, I'm going to read everything I can from that person. I've read more books from some of my favorite authors than I could possibly count.
10 October Cozy Mystery Releases Part 2
There are so many new books. New series. Continuing series. I'm so excited to see all these new books coming out. My bank account isn't so happy. My bookshelf may need a companion to help bear the weight of a book haul. I fail to see the issue with getting another bookshelf, but oh well.
10 Cozy Mystery October Releases Part 1
A new month is approaching. That means new book releases. And this October books are dropping like the leaves. So, I broke this list into four posts to keep it from being too long. Some are Fall themed. Some are Winter themed. And some are in between.
Book review: Catering to Nobody
You can get your copy here. https://amzn.to/3z1helB if you use this link, I may receive a small commission. Thank you. From the Amazon listing: Even though working a wake isn’t Goldy Bear’s idea of fun, the Colorado caterer throws herself into preparing a savory feast featuring Poached Salmon and Strawberry Shortcake Buffet designed to soothe... Continue Reading →