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Nearly Departed (A Spring Cleaning Mystery #1)

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Victoria Spring hates her job. The last career a reluctant medium should pursue is crime scene clean up; it would have been nice to know she could talk to ghosts before taking the job.

As the co-founder of SPRING CLEANING, most of the hard work should be covered by her business partner & brother, Jerry. And it was...until he was shipped off to Afghanistan and declared m
Paperback, 292 pages
Published December 1st 2013 by Gemma Halliday Publishing
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Nov 10, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
First off, let me say I got this as an advanced copy because JB is my friend and we do junk for each other, so as a thank you for the junk I do, she gave me this. There wasn't any expectation of an awesome review in return. Having said that, though, let's commence with the awesome...

SQUEE! This book was amazing! I loved Vicky. She's quirky and fun and broken in her own way. I love Smoke. He's serious and sexy and broken in his own way. And their breaks work well together - except when they don't
Dec 01, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: kindle, earc
Nearly Departed is the first in the new Spring Cleaning Mysteries series by JB Lynn. This is the kind of book that draws you through from page one and leaves you wishing for more at the end. I love and hate when that happens. I love it because the story is obviously good and JB does not disappoint.Hate it because i have to wait for more. Vicky is the lead in this series and she's as complicated as they come. She's working her missing military brother's business for him not that she wants to but ...more
Silver James
Nov 21, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Nearly Departedis a cross between the Ghost Whisperer and Stephanie Plum. Need I say more? Author JB Lynn's patented humor, excellent characterizations, and interesting suspense all combine to make this a fast, fun, and furious read. I enjoyed the heck out of it. Two questions: When do we get to find out more about Smoke and when is the next book coming?
Dec 04, 2013 rated it it was amazing
I know I can pick up a JB Lynn book and be completely lost in it. Nearly Departed delivered. Vic is a beautiful disaster and Smoke has a hard ass exterior with a melt in your mouth interior. The characters, especially the ghosts, in this book will make you laugh out loud! This book is a must read! Cannot wait for the next edition to The Spring Cleaning Series!
Dec 04, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorites, fiction, love
This is a very good book. Victoria Spring took over her brothers job when he went into the military. She is still trying to hold on to it, even though she does not know if he is an MIA, or dead. The military has no definite answers for her or her parents.

She cleans up crime scenes where murders have happened. But, not only does she clean, she can see and hear the ghosts of those who were murdered. She helps the ghosts finish their unfinished business in order for them to cross over.

This is a re
Lindsey Marcum Franks
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I don't normally post reviews, but I have to say I thoroughly enjoyed this book. The plot was good and had me guessing until the end. It was an enjoyable read. I love a good paranormal story, and it didn't disappoint. I couldn't put the "book" down. I'm glad I found this one.
Amanda Deniger
Dec 01, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Love, love, love this new series!!! I am dying to read the next one! Funny, romantic even without the sex scenes many books feel they need. You can connect with the heroine and feel yourself routing her on. Great book!
Donna Huber
Nov 25, 2013 rated it it was amazing
A delightful read. Fans of cozy mysteries MUST read this book. Read my full review at Girl Who Reads
Jan 04, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2014
This was a great book. Very well done. I couldn't stop reading. Haven't done that with a book in a long time. :-)
Jan 05, 2014 rated it it was amazing
wonderful book, interesting and fun read don't want to say too much will spoil your fun
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