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Paper-Thin Alibi (Craft Corner, #3)
3.57
Third in a mystery series set in a craft shop. Great character and relationship development.
Feb 2009
Feb 19, 2009
 
Shop Till You Drop (Dead-End Job Mystery, #1)
3.68
Helen Hawthorne is a woman with a secret! She is on the run from a court order to pay alimony to her cheating ex-husband, Rob. Helen, a PR person in...more
not set
Apr 03, 2012
 
The Cold Dish (Walt Longmire, #1)
4.13
Craig Johnson had been on my to read list for a long time. With the start of the A&E TV show Longmire it seemed like a good time to start reading...more
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 11, 2012
 
Death Comes Silently (Death on Demand, #22)
3.60
I would give this 3.5 stars if I could. I usually stop reading series long before #22, can't believe I still read 'em. Part of the fun is finding new...more
Apr 21, 2012
Apr 22, 2012
 
Glazed Murder (Donut Shop Mystery, #1)
3.62
Welcome to April Springs NC population 5,001 where if you want a good donut come to Donut Hearts. Recently divorced Suzanne Hart took her settlement m...more
Oct 03, 2010
Oct 02, 2010
 
A Fistful of Collars (A Chet and Bernie Mystery #5)
4.01
Bernie and Chet are so much fun. They have become my guilty pleasure. These books are narrated by Chet the Jet so you never get the sense that you're...more
Jun 20, 2012
Jun 06, 2012
 
Murder Past Due (Cat in the Stacks, #1)
3.77
Charlie is a part time archivist at his alma mater a small college in Mississippi. He lives a quiet life with Diesel his Maine Coon cat and a college...more
Dec 31, 2010
Dec 29, 2010
 
Affairs of Steak (A White House Chef Mystery, #5)
4.11
Ollie is at it again. Helping to plan a birthday party for the Secretary of State she stumbles across the bodies of two White House employees at one o...more
Jan 17, 2012
Jan 12, 2012
 
The Diva Runs Out of Thyme (A Domestic Diva Mystery, #1)
3.95
This really cute cozy takes places in Alexandria VA. Sophie & Natasha are two event planners. Sophie is much more down to earth than Natasha (thin...more
Nov 23, 2009
Nov 23, 2009
 
Edwin of the Iron Shoes (Sharon McCone, #1)
3.90
This is the 1st in a series. This is a must read for any fans of V.I. Warshawski or Kinsey Millhone. Sharon is a P.I. working for a legal aid service...more
Jun 20, 2010
Jun 18, 2010
 
The Double Comfort Safari Club (No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency #11)
4.03
This book is closer in tone to the earlier works of the No. 1 Detective Agency. There are several cases that Mma. Ramotswe is working on. A late woman...more
Jun 14, 2010
Jun 15, 2010
 
Knit One, Kill Two (A Knitting Mystery, #1)
3.56
This is the 1st in a cozy mystery series set around knitting. Kelly is returning to CO from DC for her aunt's murder. Kelly is the last person in her...more
Jan 10, 2010
Jan 10, 2010
 
Someone to Watch Over Me (Grace & Favor, #3)
3.68
Really really liking this series. Of course, living through another depression adds a tad bit of relevance to the storylines. Lily & Robert are st...more
Sep 19, 2010
Sep 16, 2010
 
Death in Vineyard Waters (Martha's Vineyard Mystery #2)
3.91
J.W. Jackson is a former Boston cop out on disability. He retires to a nice quiet life of fishing and nude sunbathing on Martha's Vineyard. In this se...more
Sep 26, 2010
Sep 16, 2010
 
Raining Cat Sitters and Dogs (A Dixie Hemingway Mystery #5)
4.02
Loved it...this series is a must for any pet lover out there. Dixie appears to be moving on with her life quite nicely after dealing with the death of...more
Feb 11, 2010
Feb 10, 2010
 
A Deadly Yarn (A Knitting Mystery, #3)
3.68
The third book about Kelly who moves back to CO from DC after the death of her aunt. This time a friend, Allison dies on the verge of getting everythi...more
Jul 10, 2010
Jul 12, 2010
 
Murder in the Marais (Aimee Leduc Investigations, #1)
3.40
Really liked the character of Aimee, she was very fun. And how can somebody not like the setting of Paris. However, the story was darker than I would...more
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 06, 2012
 
Dead Is So Last Year (Dead Is, #3)
4.16
The 3rd book in this amazing series by Marlene Perez. Daisy is the youngest of 3 girls all of whom have supernatural powers. In a town called Nightsha...more
Sep 07, 2009
Sep 04, 2009
 
Naked Heat (Nikki Heat #2)
3.73
These are just fun books. As a former professor would call them the Castle books are potato chip books. Not sure who the ghost writer is, but he/she/t...more
Oct 08, 2010
Oct 08, 2010
 
The Case of the Missing Servant (Vish Puri, #1)
3.70
Really very cute, I can see why some are comparing it to the "No. 1 Ladies detective Agency." Unfortunately Puri is not as likeable as Precious. Puri...more
Jun 28, 2009
Jun 28, 2009
 
Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder (Hannah Swensen, #1)
3.68
Great cozy series, with some seriously intriguing recipes. Hannah the oldest daughter owns The Cookie Jar. Her mother wants to see her married and wil...more
Sep 05, 2010
Sep 05, 2010
 
All the Wrong Moves (Samantha Spade #1)
3.79
Sam Spade is a fresh voice in the mystery world. Joining the Air Force after finding her husband cheating on her, she ends up heading a project that t...more
Jul 21, 2010
Jul 23, 2010
 
A Peach of a Murder (A Fresh-Baked Mystery, #1)
3.68
This is a great start of what appears to be a cozy mystery series. We meet Phyllis who is a retired school teacher getting ready for the annual Parker...more
Sep 08, 2012
Sep 07, 2012
 
One Bad Apple (Orchard, #1)
3.75
2nd Meg Corey adventure set in MA near Amhurst centering around an apple orchard. This time Meg finds a grad student from nearby Amhurst College dead...more
Sep 11, 2009
Sep 03, 2009
 
Sand Sharks (Deborah Knott Mysteries, #15)
3.78
Another in the Judge Knott taking place on the NC coast. Maron deftly weaves the mystery, murder of a judge who had suspicious fund raising practices,...more
not set
Aug 24, 2009
 
The Cat Dancers (Cam Richter, #1)
3.81
This is a fast paced thriller which was hard to put down. A robbery gone wrong in which two civilians get killed. The problem when the preps are arres...more
Jul 11, 2010
Jul 12, 2010
 
Moving is Murder (A Mom Zone Mystery, #1)
3.58
Really cute book, with a mystery I didn't see the solution to. Ellie is an Air Force wife & new mother who has just moved to Washington state. She...more
Nov 15, 2009
Nov 15, 2009
 
Sizzling Sixteen (Stephanie Plum, #16)
3.89
This book was better than the previous two. Not as good as her earlier works. Her relationships with the men in her life are still up in the air. Gran...more
Jun 26, 2010
Jun 25, 2010
 
Murder Your Darlings (An Algonquin Round Table Mystery #1)
3.40
This was an interesting premise. What if Dorothy Parker stumbled across a dead body at the Algonquin while meeting the Vicious Circle for lunch? While...more
Jan 04, 2012
Jan 04, 2012
 
Dangerous Undertaking
3.54
The first of 5 books in the Buryin' Barry series. Barry has moved back to his hometown from the big city of Charlotte when his dad develops Alzheimer'...more
Oct 24, 2012
Oct 14, 2012
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