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Bedeviled Eggs (Cackleberry Club, #3)
3.85
it was ok
Widowed Suzanne is just closing up the Cackleberry diner when a candidate for mayor is killed with a bow and arrow next to her. The local sheriff, who ...more
Jan 08, 2011
Jan 09, 2011
 
Murder Backstairs
3.46
liked it
Nouveau riche Mrs. Berkeley returns from Europe with an elegant social secretary and a society widower to marry to her beautiful daughter. Bonnie Dund ...more
Aug 24, 2014
Aug 24, 2014
 
No Time for Murder
3.00
liked it
Jane Amanda Edwards has given up sleuthing for the war effort--she works in a war plant. But when a man is murdered in the house behind hers, and her ...more
Sep 14, 2012
Sep 15, 2012
 
Market for Murder
3.00
liked it
When Karl Gilbert is found dead in the little grocery store his wife Tory runs, the police suspect it's suicide. Then the gun disappears, and it's cle ...more
Oct 18, 2011
Oct 19, 2011
 
Night on the Pathway
3.00
liked it
At the behest of her courtesy aunt Blanche Fairchild, Jane Amanda Edwards travels to her rural mansion, just across a ravine from the Fairchilds' form ...more
Aug 30, 2011
Sep 02, 2011
 
Recipe for Homicide
3.80
liked it
Bob Gilmore runs the public relations operation for Balzac canneries, one of America's most prominent makers of soup. But there's trouble brewing when ...more
Apr 22, 2012
Apr 24, 2012
 
The Careless Mrs. Christian
3.00
liked it
Johnny Blythe is sure his uncle, police chief Homer Fitzgerald, doesn't know how to solve a murder. When Mrs. Perry Christian, who has just moved to h ...more
Jan 28, 2012
Jan 28, 2012
 
Murder of a Matriarch
4.00
really liked it
Mrs. Farcourt rules her family, but she doesn't realize that she may be driving them too far. When her cat is poisoned, she calls the police. Homicide ...more
Oct 12, 2014
Oct 13, 2014
 
Murder at the Old Stone House
4.00
really liked it
Jane Amanda Edwards has known the Stone family--and the Carrs, the family of old Mr. Stone's daughter--all her life. But neither she nor anyone else h ...more
Nov 04, 2011
Nov 05, 2011
 
The Black Iris
3.75
really liked it
The Little sisters produce another of their screwball thrillers, when Richard--in order to assuage his two eccentric aunts--proposes to actress Ada. O ...more
Aug 09, 2009
Aug 08, 2009
 
The Avenging Parrot
3.83
really liked it
James "Bonnie" Dundee, latest member of the Hamilton police force where his uncle is commissioner, needs a place to live, so what about Mrs. Rhodes' b ...more
Oct 04, 2014
Oct 05, 2014
 
Death by Tea (Bookstore Cafe Mysteries)
3.33
it was ok
I wish I liked this series better. It features a quirky bookstore-cafe in a quirky little town, which is the setting for the murder of a visiting book ...more
Dec 09, 2015
Dec 09, 2015
 
Ready or Not
3.00
liked it
Architect Ben Stewart is in love with a beautiful girl and has just landed a plum job building a mansion for the local mogul, whose control of the tow ...more
May 23, 2015
May 24, 2015
 
One Drop of Blood
4.00
liked it
When the psychiatrist who runs a prestigious sanitarium is murdered, DA's investigator Bonnie Dundee passes as a patient on a rest cure to find out wh ...more
Nov 24, 2014
Nov 24, 2014
 
Death by Coffee
3.01
liked it
Krissy and her gorgeous best friend Vicki move from their California homes to start a coffee house-bookstore in little Pine Hills, where the sidewalks ...more
Jun 14, 2015
Jun 15, 2015
 
Publish and Perish
3.00
liked it
When he was practicing law, law school professor Loren Mensing wrote wills for two married best-selling authors. Now one of them has died, and he's ca ...more
Feb 22, 2009
Feb 23, 2009
 
Murder at Bridge (a Mystery Novel)
3.43
liked it
"Bonnie" Dundee is now investigator for the District Attorney, but instead of concentrating on a case that's coming to trial, he finds himself in the ...more
Nov 04, 2014
Nov 05, 2014
 
Murder in Bright Red
3.00
liked it
The Abbotts are visiting with Jean's cousins in her home town when Pat is called to help clear airline hostess Sally Carroll, who is suspected of a mu ...more
Nov 06, 2011
Nov 07, 2011
 
Death Walks the Post
4.00
really liked it
It's a bit humbling to realize all the authors out there that I've never heard of--I came across this one by chance--whose works I would enjoy if only ...more
not set
Apr 18, 2017
 
Death By Pumpkin Spice
3.34
it was ok
I always look forward to these--bookstore cafes and mystery, what's not to like?--only to find myself furiously angry at the heroine/narrator/detectiv ...more
Oct 09, 2016
Oct 10, 2016
 
Eggs Benedict Arnold (Cackleberry Club, #2)
3.81
liked it
This series by Childs, only two books in, seems slightly less annoying than her other two, but (oddly enough) also seems to have much less sense of pl ...more
Jan 21, 2010
Jan 22, 2010
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