Not all books are created equal. Despite the effort and passion an author puts into their work, they aren’t all winners. Learn which ones are good, which are bad, and which are downright ugly. Find reviews of cozy mystery novels, along with other works of fiction and non-fiction here.

Book Review: Bound for Murder

Bound for Murder: A Scrapbooking Mystery Author: Laura Childs ISBN:0-425-19923-1 Published: November 2004 Available at Half-Price Books and online book retailers. Bound for Murder This is the third book in…

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Book Review: Murder is Binding

Murder is Binding: A Booktown Mystery Author: Lorna Barrett ISBN: 978-0-425-21958-4 Published: April 2008 Available at Half-Price Books, online book retailers, and perhaps your local library. Murder is Binding Murder…

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Book Review: Brownies and Broomsticks

Brownies and Broomsticks: A Magical Bakery Mystery Author: Bailey Cates ISBN: 978-0-451-23663-0 Published: May 2012 Available at Half-Price books and online book retailers. Brownies and Broomsticks: What's it about? This…

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Book Review: Murder in the Secret Garden

Murder in the Secret Garden: A Book Retreat Mystery Author: Ellery Adams ISBN: 9780425265611 Published: August 2016 Available at all major book retailers. Wedding bells, herbs... and murder? Storyton Hall…

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Book Review: Pinned for Murder

Pinned for Murder: A Southern Sewing Circle Mystery Author: Elizabeth Lynn Casey ISBN: 978-0-425-23789-2 Published: October 2010 Available at Half-Price Books and online retailers. This is the third installment in…

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Book Review: Photo Finished

Photo Finished: A Scrapbooking Mystery Author: Laura Childs ISBN: 0-425-19434-5 Published: January 2004 Available at all major book retailers. This is the second installment in Childs' Scrapbooking Mystery Series, a…

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Book Review: Murder in the Paperback Parlor

Murder in the Paperback Parlor: A Book Retreat Mystery Author: Ellery Adams ISBN: 978-0-425-26560-4 Published: August 2015 Available at all major book retailers. The story Murder in the Paperback Parlor is the…

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Book Review: Dark Gold

Dark Gold Author: Christine Feehan ISBN-13: 978-0749937492 Available at Barnes and Noble or Amazon This is the third entry in the Dark Series lineup by Christine Feehan that follows the fictional…

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Book Review: Darcy’s Passions

Darcy's Passions: A Novel, Pride and Prejudice Retold through His Eyes Author: Regina Jeffers ISBN-10:1-60671-026-5 ISBN-13: 978-1-60671-026-5 Available at Amazon.com or Barnes and Noble bookstores If you've ever wanted to…

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Book Review: A Charming Crime

A Charming Crime Author: Tonya Kappes ASIN: B008A1T1XS (E-book) Available on Amazon for Kindle E-book readers Life's been getting a little hot and heavy in Locust Grove for homeopath June…

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Book Review: Killer Cupcakes

Killer Cupcakes: Lexy Baker Bakery Cozy Mystery Series Book 1 Author: Leighann Dobbs ASIN: B00A0NOF7G (E-book) Available at Amazon for Kindle E-book readers Lexy Baker thinks everything is coming up…

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