ARC Review: Death at the Selig Studios by Frances McNamara (Emily Cabot Mysteries #7)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: The early summer of 1909 finds Emily Cabot eagerly anticipating a relaxing vacation with her family. Before they can depart, however, she receives news that her brother, Alden, has been involved in a shooting death at the Selig Polyscope silent movie studios on Chicago’s northwest side. She races to investigate, … More ARC Review: Death at the Selig Studios by Frances McNamara (Emily Cabot Mysteries #7)

Book Review: Death in A Darkening Mist by Iona Whishaw (Lane Winslow Mysteries #2)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: On a snowy day in December 1946, Lane Winslow—a former British intelligence agent who’s escaped to the rural Canadian community of King’s Cove in pursuit of a tranquil life—is introduced to the local hot springs. While there she overhears nearby patrons speaking Russian. When one of those patrons is found … More Book Review: Death in A Darkening Mist by Iona Whishaw (Lane Winslow Mysteries #2)

Book Review: A Killer in King’s Cove by Iona Whishaw (Lane Winslow Mystery #1)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: A smart and enchanting postwar mystery written for fans of the Maisie Dobbs series by Jacqueline Winspear. It is 1946, and war-weary young ex-intelligence officer Lane Winslow leaves London to look for a fresh start. When she finds herself happily settled into a sleepy hamlet nestled in the idyllic interior … More Book Review: A Killer in King’s Cove by Iona Whishaw (Lane Winslow Mystery #1)

ARC Review: A Death of No Importance by Mariah Fredericks

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: Mariah Fredericks’ compelling adult debut novel follows Jane Prescott, a ladies’ maid in an upper-crust 1910 NYC household, after her mistress’s playboy fiancé is gruesomely murdered. Jane Prescott has perfected the art of serving as a ladies’ maid in the upper-most echelons of 1910 New York City society. Invisible until … More ARC Review: A Death of No Importance by Mariah Fredericks

ARC Review: The Advice Column Murders by Leslie Nagel (Oakwood Mystery #3)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: What’s the couple next door really hiding? Vintage fashionista and amateur sleuth Charley Carpenter finds out in this engrossing cozy mystery from the USA Today bestselling author of The Book Club Murders. In a small town like Oakwood, Ohio, everyone knows everyone else’s business—except for Charley Carpenter’s standoffish new neighbors, … More ARC Review: The Advice Column Murders by Leslie Nagel (Oakwood Mystery #3)

ARC Review: The Beloveds by Maureen Lindley

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: An exploration of domestic derangement, as sinister as Daphne Du Maurier’s classic Rebecca, that plumbs the depths of sibling rivalry with wit and menace. Oh, to be a Beloved—one of those lucky people for whom nothing ever goes wrong. Everything falls into their laps without effort: happiness, beauty, good fortune, … More ARC Review: The Beloveds by Maureen Lindley

Book Review: A Killer Plot by Ellery Adams (A Books by the Bay Mystery #1)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In the small coastal town of Oyster Bay, North Carolina, you’ll find plenty of characters, ne’er-do-wells, and even a few celebs trying to duck the paparazzi. But when murder joins this curious community, the Bayside Book Writers are there to get the story…Olivia Limoges is the subject of constant gossip. … More Book Review: A Killer Plot by Ellery Adams (A Books by the Bay Mystery #1)

ARC Review: The Tuscan Child by Rhys Bowen

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: From New York Times bestselling author Rhys Bowen comes a haunting novel about a woman who braves her father’s hidden past to discover his secrets…In 1944, British bomber pilot Hugo Langley parachuted from his stricken plane into the verdant fields of German-occupied Tuscany. Badly wounded, he found refuge in a … More ARC Review: The Tuscan Child by Rhys Bowen

ARC Review: A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn (An Agnes Luthi Mystery #2)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: Swiss-American police officer Agnes Lüthi is on leave in Lausanne, Switzerland, recovering from injuries she sustained in her last case, when an old colleague invites her to the world’s premier watch and jewelry trade show at the grand Messe Basel Exhibition Hall. Little does Agnes know, another friend of hers, … More ARC Review: A Well-Timed Murder by Tracee de Hahn (An Agnes Luthi Mystery #2)

Book Review: The Christie Curse by Victoria Abbott (A Book Collector Mystery #1)

  Official Synopsis from Goodreads: In 1926, Agatha Christie disappeared—making headlines across the world—only to show up eleven days later at a spa under an assumed name. During those eleven days, did she have time to write a play? Jordan Kelly needs a new job and a new place to live. She’s back in Harrison … More Book Review: The Christie Curse by Victoria Abbott (A Book Collector Mystery #1)