What I Am Reading This Week

Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived on Taking on a World of Words. The Three Ws Are: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you’ll read next? Currently Reading The review is part of a blog tour run… Continue reading What I Am Reading This Week

Mini Fantasy Reviews | Children of D’Hara books 2 & 3 by Terry Goodkind and other not-to-be-missed fantasy novels

The Children of D’Hara by Terry Goodkind Book 2, Hateful Things Only magic protects D'Hara from the Golden Goddess and her kind, the magic of Richard Rahl and Kahlan Amnell, the magic that the Mother Confessor carries within her womb. To take this world, the Goddess must ensure Richard and Kahlan's children are never born.… Continue reading Mini Fantasy Reviews | Children of D’Hara books 2 & 3 by Terry Goodkind and other not-to-be-missed fantasy novels

Mystery Book Review | The Books of the Dead by Emilia Bernhard

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ | What mystery plot would be better for people who love to read books than a one about a crime in a library? The Books of the Dead, #2 in A Death in Paris Mystery series, is fast-paced, fun, and focused. The setting in Paris, France gives it an international air of mystery as… Continue reading Mystery Book Review | The Books of the Dead by Emilia Bernhard

Reviews to Look Forward to in October

October 1, 2019 Just a few years ago, Corie Geller was busting terrorists as an agent for the FBI. But at thirty-five, she traded in her badge for the stability of marriage and motherhood. Now Corie is married to the brilliant and remarkably handsome Judge Josh Geller and is the adoptive mother of his lovely… Continue reading Reviews to Look Forward to in October

Mystery Book Review | Last Pen Standing by Vivian Conroy

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ | Last Pen Standing is a delightful new cozy series by Vivian Conroy with an unexpected wild west twist. Reading the novel is like sitting down with your favorite unsolved puzzle - as fascinating to experience as it is to solve. Despite a slow start, once the Paper Posse is introduced, the pace picks… Continue reading Mystery Book Review | Last Pen Standing by Vivian Conroy

The Power of Music in Fantasy and Mystery

Fantasy Book Review | The Harp of Kings by Juliet Marillier In bookstores today! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ | Never has a fantasy story touched me so profoundly that I was brought to tears not once but twice. The Harp of Kings is a moving tale of love lost, the power of family, and the qualities of a… Continue reading The Power of Music in Fantasy and Mystery

Book Reviews Coming in September…

On bookshelves September 3rd After her mother's unexpected death, curator Chloe Ellefson discovers hidden antiques that hint at family secrets. Determined to find answers, Chloe accepts a consultant job in Norway, her ancestors' homeland. She's thrilled with the opportunity to explore Hardanger fiddle and dance traditions . . . and her own heritage. Eighteen-year-old Liobhan… Continue reading Book Reviews Coming in September…

Penne Dreadful Is Anything But Dreadful

Mystery Book Review | Penne Dreadful by Catherine Bruns Poisoned Pen Press ▪️ July 30, 2019 ▪️ 416 pages In stores today! Penne Dreadful, a new mystery series by Catherine Bruns, is a full-bodied novel with a spicy finish that leaves you excited for more.  In this emotional opener, the reader meets Theresa Esposito, Tess… Continue reading Penne Dreadful Is Anything But Dreadful

The Pawful Truth Comes Out

Mystery Book Review | The Pawful Truth by Miranda James Berkley Publisher ▪️ July 16, 2019 ▪️ 288 pages In Bookstores Today!!! Dear Reader, The Pawful Truth is a fun and salacious installment in the Cat in the Stacks series by Miranda James. Charlie Harris, along with his trusty Maine Coon cat, Diesel, enjoys the… Continue reading The Pawful Truth Comes Out

Mystery May |Book Review| Chocolate Cream Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke

 Kensington Press · February 2019 · 304 pgs   Dear Reader, 19 years and 26 books show that Joanne Fluke offers a great deal to readers with her Hannah Swensen series. I reviewed her first book, Chocolate Chip Cookie Murder a few months ago and was glad to visit The Cookie Jar once again. What… Continue reading Mystery May |Book Review| Chocolate Cream Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke

Book Review | If you give a mystery lover a cookie…

Dear Reader, Joanne Fluke's new book in her Hannah Swenson series is coming out this month and it looks interesting, so I decided to read the first book in the series. What I discovered was a true, old-school, cozy mystery from its amateur detective to its numerous red herrings. The reader's desire to figure out… Continue reading Book Review | If you give a mystery lover a cookie…