Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Cart Of Death” as Want to Read:
Cart Of Death
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Cart Of Death (Taos Festival Mysteries #2)

3.4  ·  Rating details ·  15 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
The sacred and the secular merge in Taos during Las Fiestas, and the charming bed-and-breakfast run by Christina Garcia y Grant is filled with celebration... true revelers understand that life is only worth living when death is watching (excerpt from the back cover).
Paperback, 250 pages
Published 2006 by Worldwide (first published April 15th 2001)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Cart Of Death, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Cart Of Death

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-32)
Rating details
Sort: Default
Oct 14, 2010 rated it really liked it
Shelves: mystery
"Cart of Death" is a culture-filled mystery novel. The main characters were smart, engaging, and fairly complex (though they didn't grow as people throughout the book). The low level of suspense throughout the story was created by the worry that the missing woman might end up dead if they didn't find her soon and from Christina being somewhat attracted to the new guy in town whom Mac (who's jealous) thinks may be a criminal. While I thought of the murderer as a suspect, I'd say this novel keeps ...more
Jul 26, 2013 rated it liked it
Apparently this is the second book in A Taos Festival Mystery series. The book is full of details about the festival, scenery, foods, traditions, etc. I found the book a little difficult to read. I’m not certain if it was the sentence structure or what! The plot was interesting and I learned a great deal about the traditions in the culture in Taos, NM. The characters were a little difficult for me to identify with—People were presented and that was about it for me. Maybe most of them were in the ...more
Mar 29, 2014 rated it really liked it
A lot of Spanish words, phrases, that I didn't know but there was a glossary in the back (which I didn't know was there until I finished the book) that was helpful. Really enjoyed the descriptions of the Taos Festival. I hope someday to visit Taos and this was an interesting look into the lifestyle and surroundings. Christy was an interesting character that I thought was going to be the heroine of the story but it was actually a secondary character, Mac, who solved the mystery.
Nov 05, 2010 rated it liked it
Shelves: mystery
Okay mystery set in Taos, NM. The scenic descriptions got tiresome after a while. I was very unimpressed with the lack of attention to detail which allowed one character to have "a pony tale".
rated it it was amazing
May 23, 2014
rated it liked it
Feb 24, 2010
rated it it was amazing
Jan 13, 2009
Sue Wargo
rated it liked it
Mar 21, 2011
Dec 06, 2011 rated it liked it
Met my US state challenge New Mexico
rated it liked it
Oct 29, 2008
rated it liked it
Feb 07, 2017
Linda Donohue
rated it really liked it
Nov 12, 2015
rated it liked it
Mar 12, 2013
rated it liked it
Dec 29, 2009
marked it as to-read
Dec 22, 2015
added it
Nov 26, 2011
Linda B
marked it as to-read
May 14, 2011
marked it as to-read
Jul 09, 2011
marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2012
marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2014
Carol Theriot
marked it as to-read
May 22, 2015
Carol Theriot
marked it as to-read
Jun 22, 2015
Hilda Milliken
marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2016
marked it as to-read
May 05, 2016
marked it as to-read
Apr 13, 2017
J. May
marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

Taos Festival Mysteries (2 books)
  • Midnight at the Camposanto

No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »