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New Release Tuesday – April 2016

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY 2014

Welcome to New Release Tuesday!

I am so excited about all the new books!

These wonderful books are available today
wherever fine books are sold.
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Crime and Poetry: A Magical Bookshop Mystery


New Series
I reviewed this one last Tuesday!
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Opportunity Knocks: A Novel

I will be reviewing this book later today!
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Braking for Bodies: A Cycle Path Mystery


Duffy will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday tomorrow!

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Killer Takeout: A Key West Food Critic Mystery

Lucy will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday next week!
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Blood Orange: A China Bayles Mystery


Susan will be my Special Guest on April 9!
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Also Being Released Today – I will be reviewing or featuring as many of these as I can. 

Being Released on April 8 and 9

Being Released April 11 and 12

Being Released April 19


Being Released April 26

Another month of awesome reading ahead!
HAPPY READING EVERYONE!!
Dollycas
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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 2016 Week #14

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week.  It’s a great post to organize yourself. It’s an opportunity to visit and comment, and er… add to that ever growing TBR pile!

Happy Monday Everyone!! 

Here’s what I read and what I have planned for this week.

FINISHED

Some Like It Witchy: A Wishcraft Mystery

Release Date – May 5, 2015
My Review/Giveaway
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Opportunity Knocks: A Novel

Release Date – April 5, 2016
Review will be up tomorrow
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Braking for Bodies: A Cycle Path Mystery

Duffy Brown will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday this week!

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Who Invited the Ghost to Dinner: A Ghost Writer Mystery


The Great Escapes Tour Stops Here Thursday!
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ON DECK THIS WEEK

A Muddied Murder (A Greenhouse Mystery Book 1)

The Great Escapes Book Tour stops here Saturday!
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Delivering the Truth (A Quaker Midwife Mystery)

The Great Escapes Tour stops here next Tuesday!
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Killer Takeout: A Key West Food Critic Mystery

Lucy will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday next week!
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Save Our Cozies

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If you are visiting this blog you must like cozy mysteries. They are my favorite genre.

With the merger that took place a couple of years ago of Penguin Publishing and Random House Books we knew there would be changes but never imagined our cozy mysteries would pay such a huge price. The company says they over purchased cozy mysteries over the years and what we are seeing is a market correction. But we have noticed that some our favorite series have ended abruptly or the last books will be released soon. Authors were using terms like “fired” and “surprised”. My heart just aches for them.

I also know over the years series have ended before I wanting them to when contracts have not been renewed. That happened quietly and readers had to leave their characters behind or in limbo. Sometimes we are lucky and the author finds a new publisher or self publishes to continue or wrap up the series.

This time these terminations have been more public and have happened to what I thought were very popular series. The publishing world is always changing and has me worried about the books I love to read. We all have our favorites. Cozy mysteries have themes so varied there is something for everyone. I love that variety and hate seeing it shrink. But today every book needs to be a best seller – no matter what kind of following the author/series may have.

One Cozy Reader, Shelly Toler Franz, has started a Facebook Page Save Our Cozies to keep us informed about which series are ending but she also provides a link for us to politely voice our displeasure to the powers that be, I mean give them feedback. It gives authors a place to connect with us if their series is in danger of being terminated too. You can also follow the authors on their Facebook pages, webpages, blogs and on twitter to stay on top of what’s happening. Many also have newsletters you can subscribe to as well. I will try to keep on top of things here as well.

With these changes pre-orders and first week sales are more important than ever. I am trying to help keep you informed about the new books any way I can. In addition to my reviews, you can check out my Books Coming Soon Page shows what is being released several months ahead. Of course, I have my New Release Tuesday post each month too and my Sunday Salon posts show you when I get new books in the mail. From all you can click on a cover and order from Amazon or make your shopping lists.

I am also adding a post like this one featuring the books being released next month.

April

Books from Berkley Prime Crime and New American Library,
both published by Penguin, will be out April 5.
Books from Midnight Ink will be out April 8.
Henery Press releases throughout the month and Kensington Books will be released April 26.

I know you can’t afford to buy all these books but there are other ways to help the authors.

  1. Tell your librarian about the books and ask them to order the books. Look ahead and give them a nice list. They can pre-order too! 

  2. Write reviews and post them on GoodReads and Amazon. When a book reaches a number of reviews set by Amazon, they are featured in different way. It can be short or detailed. 

  3. Tell your friends about the books.

  4. Choose an upcoming book for your book club or reading group.

  5. Give books as gifts. 

  6. Post about the book on social media. You can even take a picture of yourself holding the book. Tag the author so they are sure to see it. 

  7.  Join the Save Our Cozies Facebook Group for more ideas.

If we all do a little it may help a lot to SAVE OUR COZIES!!

Thank you Shelley!!!

Dollycas
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Review/ #Giveaway – Death By Sunken Treasure by Kait Carson – Great Escapes Book Tour

I am so happy to be part of this tour!

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Death By Sunken Treasure
(A Hayden Kent Mystery)

Cozy Mystery
2nd in Series
Setting – Florida
Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: Henery Press (March 22, 2016)
ISBN-13: 978-1635110012
E-Book ASIN: B01A1HZ6U0
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Synopsis

When Hayden Kent’s mentor and friend discovers her son Mike’s dead body, dressed in full scuba attire, washed up on Pigeon Key, she needs Hayden. Her paralegal and dive skills may help unravel the tragedy of Mike’s last days. He’d recently discovered a sunken Spanish galleon and rumors that he hit the mother lode ran through the Keys like wildfire.

Hayden’s dive on the treasure site uncovers gold, and clues that Mike’s death was something far more sinister than an accident. When two different wills, both signed the day Mike died, are delivered to the courthouse, the suspect list grows, as do the threats against her. The danger escalates as she tries to save herself, discover the motive, and find the killer.

Dollycas’s Thoughts

I don’t know why but so many books I have read since by son’s death last year seem to have a suicide element. Maybe they did before and I am just hypersensitive now or is this is a new thing? While it  did make me uncomfortable at first I know how cozy mysteries work.  I safely assumed the body found at the beginning of this story was not going to be a suicide death and dove right in with Hayden to investigate her friend’s son’s death.

When Mike Terry’s body is found by his mother she calls 911 but she also calls her friend, Hayden Kent.  At first it appears the young man took his own life but when paralegal Hayden starts to go through the process of probating his will several things come to light leading her to believe he was murdered. He had recently found a sunken ship that promised a major treasure and his relationship with his partners was pretty rocky at the time of his death. Hayden decides to investigate the wreckage herself and see if she can figure out why Mike Terry had to die.

Having recently read Kait Carson’s first book in the series Death By Blue Water, I couldn’t wait to read this book. Again the author’s descriptive style painted wonderful pictures in my mind both above the water and below. Whether scuba diving or dredging through piles of legal paperwork I was right there with Hayden searching for clues. At times we both seemed to be going in circles. Things just didn’t seem to go together and when they did I was absolutely in shock and dear Hayden almost met her demise.

This is the second book this month that gave me a whiplash type of an “aha moment”. I was like “What?” “No way!” “I never saw that one coming”. That last twist was so surprising I think I read the page 2 or 3 times before I decided, yup, that really happened.

I loved my virtual trips into the depths of the Florida Keys and realizing that even the water there gets colder in the winter. Seriously, I never thought about it before. But Florida cold and Wisconsin cold are totally two different things. For us northerners it would probably still considered warm dip into the deep blue water 🙂

Another great read from this author.

perfect 2016

Dollycas
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

 Kait Carson spent a lifetime living and working in the tropical paradise of south Florida. She opted for a day job as a paralegal practicing in the world of high-end estates and probate litigation. Legal pads give way to a keyboard in the evening and Kait spins tales of murder and mayhem set in the steamy Florida heat. Like her protagonist, Hayden Kent, Kait is an accomplished SCUBA diver. She lives with her husband, six rescue cats and three tropical birds at an airpark in Florida. Not too far from the water.

Author Links

Webpage – www.kaitcarson.com

MYSTERISTAS (more or less the first Tuesday of the month)

Writers Who Kill  (The fourth Saturday of the month);

Facebook   Twitter – @kaitcarson     GoodReads 

Purchase Links:
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Tour Participants

March 16 – Author Annette Drake’s Blog – GUEST POST
March 16 – Paranormal and Romantic Suspense Reviews – SPOTLIGHT
March 17 – Musings and Ramblings – GUEST POST, GIVEAWAY[Kait Carson]  – e-book set of Death by Blue Water and Death by Sunken Treasure 
March 18 – A Blue Million Books – INTERVIEW
March 19 – LibriAmoriMiei – REVIEW, GIVEAWAY[Kait Carson]  Signed Death by Sunken Treasure
March 20 – Cozy Up With Kathy – INTERVIEW
March 21 – Brooke Blogs – GUEST POST, GIVEAWAY[Kait Carson]  e-book of Death by Sunken Treasure
March 22 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – REVIEW, GIVEAWAY[Kait Carson]  Death by Sunken Treasure T-Shirt (all are size Large)
March 23 – Read Your Writes Book Reviews – INTERVIEW
March 24 – Island Confidential – GUEST POST, GIVEAWAY[Kait Carson]  Signed copy of Death by Sunken Treasure
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March 28 – Babs Book Bistro – SPOTLIGHT, GIVEAWAY[Kait Carson]  e-book Death by Sunken Treasure
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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 2016 Week #11

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week.  It’s a great post to organize yourself. It’s an opportunity to visit and comment, and er… add to that ever growing TBR pile!

Happy Monday Everyone!! 

Here’s what I read and what I have planned for this week.

FINISHED

Death By Blue Water (A Hayden Kent Mystery Book 1)

Release Date – November 11, 2014
My Review
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No Grey Areas: The Inside Story of the Largest Point Shaving Scandal in History and the Consequences Thereafter

Release Date – January 14, 2016
My Review
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Kernel of Truth: A Popcorn Shop Mystery

Release Date – March 1, 2016
Kristi Abbott will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday this week!
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Death By Sunken Treasure (A Hayden Kent Mystery Book 2)

Release Date – March 22, 2016
The Great Escapes Book Tour starts March 16 and stops here March 22.
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ON DECK THIS WEEK

A Deep Fried Mystery (A Deep Fried Mystery)

My Flashback Friday Read
Release Date – May 5, 2015
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Multiple Listings

Release Date – March 8, 2016
For Review
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Ripe for Murder: A Cypress Cove Mystery

Carlene O’Neil will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday next week.
Release Date – March 1, 2016
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A Mary MacDougall Mystery Duet (Mary MacDougall Mysteries)

Release Date – August 26, 2014
For Review
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Flashback Friday – Review – Death By Blue Water by Kait Carson – #Giveaway too!

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On Flashback Fridays I will share with you the books I missed when they were first
released that have been screaming at me from my To-Be-Read bookshelf.

This one was actually screaming from my Kindle.

DEATH BY BLUE WATER
Death By Blue Water
(A Hayden Kent Mystery)
1st in Series
Cozy Mystery
Setting – Florida
Henery Press (November 11, 2014)
Paperback: 280 pages
ISBN-13: 978-1940976464
E-Book ASIN: B00N11OD80
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Paralegal Hayden Kent knows first-hand that life in the Florida Keys can change from perfect to perilous in a heartbeat. When she discovers a man’s body at 120’ beneath the sea, she thinks she is witness to a tragic accident. She becomes the prime suspect when the victim is revealed to be the brother of the man who recently jilted her, and she has no alibi. A migraine stole Hayden’s memory of the night of the death.

As the evidence mounts, she joins forces with Officer Janice Kirby. Together the two women follow the clues that uncover criminal activities at the highest levels and put Hayden’s life in jeopardy while she fights to stay free.

Dollycas’s Thoughts

I tried snorkeling once and didn’t do too well so I am sure there is no scuba diving in my future. I will settle for virtual scuba diving with Hayden. I could tell immediately that Kait Carson was an avid scuba diver just by the way she described Hayden’s underwater adventures. She vividly tells us about her descents and ascents into the water as well as her underwater exploration and finding a dead body in the hull of ship. True to the cozy genre Hayden becomes the main suspect.

We not only meet Hayden, we meet Cappy, the owner of the charter that takes her to her diving spots, her friend Mallory and the guy she just broke up with Kevin. Quite the jerk, in my opinion. His brother happens to be identified as the body in the ship and the plot starts to thicken. It also brings Coast Guard Officer Paul Mueller to the story. Before he even takes a dip in the water he tries to say what Hayden saw below was an a hallucination. I learned a new term “narked” (nitrogen narcosis). Apparently if you come up from the depths too fast it can cause more than the bends. It can cause a variety of issues including seeing things that aren’t there, but there really was a body down there. Now 3 agencies are trying to find a killer. The Coast Guard, Marine Patrol and the police. And of course Hayden. She finally wraps her head around that she is actually a suspect and uses her paralegal training to find things everyone else seems to be missing.

I found myself totally immersed into this story. The writing style just flows perfectly. Whether in the water or on dry land the characters were engaging and very believable. I really felt Hayden’s pain as things continued to be revealed about her relationship with Kevin. The victim’s wife was also a character easy to empathize with, she was caught in an untenable position.

The story took us into a hot topic that surprised me but I am not going to spoil anything. Again I learned something 🙂

I really enjoyed this story. The theme was something totally fresh and new and I found it both interesting and entertaining, I can’t wait to read Death by Sunken Treasure out March 22.

perfect 2016

Dollycas
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kait Carson spent a lifetime living and working in the tropical paradise of south Florida. She opted for a day job as a paralegal practicing in the world of high-end estates and probate litigation. Legal pads give way to a keyboard in the evening and Kait spins tales of murder and mayhem set in the steamy Florida heat. Like her protagonist, Hayden Kent, Kait is an accomplished SCUBA diver. She lives with her husband, six rescue cats and three tropical birds at an airpark in Florida. Not too far from the water.

Author Links

Webpage – MYSTERISTAS (more or less the first Tuesday of the month)

Writers Who Kill  (The fourth Saturday of the month);

Facebook  Twitter – @kaitcarson – GoodReads 

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 2016 Week #10

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It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a place to meet up and share what you have been, are and about to be reading over the week.  It’s a great post to organize yourself. It’s an opportunity to visit and comment, and er… add to that ever growing TBR pile!

Happy Monday Everyone!! 

Let’s Start by announcing our winner – My grandson picked #7 – That’s Nancy!! Watch your email for your gift card!

I hope you all had a great week and read some wonderful stories. Be sure to share what you are reading in the comments. My wish list grows because of all the books you share. 

Here’s what I read and what I have planned for this week.

FINISHED

Fool Me Once

Release Date – March 22, 2015
Review will be up tomorrow! 
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A Churn for the Worse: An Amish Mystery


Release Date – March 1, 2016
I will feature this book this week on Cozy Wednesday!
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And Then There Were Nuns: League of Literary Ladies

Release Date – March 1, 2016
Review will be up Thursday!
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I also read an advance copy of a new book from a cozy author going into the suspense/thriller genre. I will be able to share more with you soon!

ON DECK THIS WEEK

Death By Blue Water (A Hayden Kent Mystery Book 1)

Release Date – November 11, 2014
My Flashback Friday Read
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No Grey Areas: The Inside Story of the Largest Point Shaving Scandal in History and the Consequences Thereafter

Release Date – January 14, 2016
Something a little different for review.
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Kernel of Truth: A Popcorn Shop Mystery

Release Date – March 1, 2016
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Death By Sunken Treasure (A Hayden Kent Mystery Book 2)

Release Date – March 22, 2016
The Great Escapes Book Tour starts March 16 and stops here March 22.
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New Release Tuesday – March 2016

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY 2014

Welcome to New Release Tuesday!

In like a lamb or a lion?
March is always interesting!
I am so excited about all the new books!

These wonderful books are available today
wherever fine books are sold.
Click on the book covers below to order from Amazon.com

Between a Book and a Hard Place: A Devereaux’s Dime Store Mystery

Denise will be my guest tomorrow for Cozy Wednesday!
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Deadly Scandal (Deadly Series) New Series

Kate is touring with Great Escapes!
The tour stops here Thursday!
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Devonshire Scream: (Tea Shop Mysteries Book 17)


Laura will be my Special Guest on Saturday!
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A Churn for the Worse: An Amish MysteryLaura will be my guest next week for Cozy Wednesday!
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And Then There Were Nuns: League of Literary Ladies

I will be reviewing on March 11!
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Mrs. Jeffries Wins the Prize: A Victorian Mystery
Emily will be my Special Guest on March 12!
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Kernel of Truth: A Popcorn Shop Mystery New Series

Kristi will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday March 16.
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Ripe for Murder: A Cypress Cove Mystery

Carlene will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday on March 23!
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Out of the Dying Pan: A Deep Fried Mystery
Linda will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday March 30!
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More Books Out Today

Books Coming March 8

Books Coming March 22

Books Coming March 29

Another month of awesome reading ahead!
HAPPY READING EVERYONE!!

 

Dollycas
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New Release Tuesday – January 2016

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY 2014

It the first New Release Tuesday of 2016!
I am so excited about all the new books!

These wonderful books are available today
wherever fine books are sold.
Click on the book covers below to order from Amazon.com

To Helvetica and Back: A Dangerous Type Mystery
Paige Shelton will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday tomorrow.
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Foreign Éclairs: A White House Chef Mystery
Julie Hyzy will be my guest next week for Cozy Wednesday.
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Kingdom Come: An Elizabeth Harris Mystery
Jane Jensen will be my Special Guest on January 14.
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Daisies For Innocence: An Enchanted Garden Mystery
Bailey Cattrell will be my guest for Cozy Wednesday January 20.

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Sweet Pepper Hero: A Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade
I’ll be reviewing for sure this month!
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The Cakes of Monte Cristo: A Piece of Cake Mystery

Jacklyn Brady will be my guest on January 28.
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Books Also Being Released Today

Coming January 8

Coming January 12

Coming January 19

Coming January 26

Another month of fantastic reads!
HAPPY READING EVERYONE!!

 

Dollycas
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Dollycas’s Best Reads 2015

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2015 was a great year for books. All the books below received my Paradise rating, meaning I wanted to give them more than 5 stars. Some were the first books in a new series, while others were from series I have loved for years. This year a short story even makes the list.

I read almost 200 books again this year. So many received 5 star reviews. The authors continue to impress me with their fantastic stories. 

2015 was also a year of shock and sadness. My son passed away in March and my friend, author Joyce Lavene, passed away in October. Both are hardly ever out of my thoughts. I have found some comfort escaping into good books like these. 

My Top 13 Books of 2015

Dead to the Last Drop: A Coffeehouse Mystery

My Review
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Move Your Blooming Corpse: An Eliza Doolittle & Henry Higgins Mystery

My Review
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Looking for Mr. Good Witch (Retired Witches Mysteries)

My Review
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The Reckoning Stones: A Novel of Suspense

My Review
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A Fatal Chapter: A Booktown Mystery


My Review
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Death & the Redheaded Woman (An Auction Block Mystery)

My Review
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Suspendered Sentence (An Amish Mystery)

My Review
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One Garish Ghost & Blueberry Peach Jam (Dead by the Numbers Mysteries Book 1)

My Review
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The Glassblower’s Wife

Short Story
My Review
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The Paris Key

My Review
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Miss Ruffles Inherits Everything: A Mystery (Miss Ruffles Mysteries)

My Review
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Murder Fir Christmas (Christmas Tree Valley Mysteries) (Volume 1)

My Review
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Bridges Burned (Zoe Chambers Mystery Series Book 3)

My Review
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What were your favorite books this year? Please share them in the comment section below so we can all see them and add them to our wish lists!

Looking ahead to 2016 I see so many wonderful books in our future. New stories from our favorite authors and new authors bringing us their stories. Sadly some of my favorite series have ended or we will see the last books in 2016. The publishing world continues to evolve. I used to think I would only read print books, but this year I read more than 70 books on my Kindle and some of them made this list.

I hope you have enjoyed my reviews, recommendations, and giveaways. It has been a pleasure being your Escape Into A Good Book Travel Agent this year. I am excited for the new year as I start my 7th year blogging! I hope to book many more literary escapes for you all to enjoy!

Dollycas
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