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Leaves Falling and New Titles to Keep You Warm and Entertained!

Hi everybody.  Once again I’m unavoidably late. Starting with my dad’s funeral, followed a day later by our vacation trip to Colonial Williamsburg and the surrounding areas.  Then coming home to the Jewish Holidays.  I’ll try to do better for November.

As always this is a multi-genre list. If you know of an author who should be here (paper only) send me their name and I’ll check into it.  Authors, if you’d like to be included on this monthly post just contact me on Facebook, twitter (@NoraAdrienne) or email (

Have a lovely month and let’s get this party started!



October 2018:

Week of Oct. 1st.

Before we Were Strangers – A Novel – Brenda Novack

The Ghost and the Bogus Bookseller – Haunted Bookshop Mystery – Cleo Coyle

Alaskan Holiday – A Novel – Debbie Macomber

Haunted Hay Ride with Murder – An Otter Lake Mystery – Auralee Wallace

The Dead Ringer – An Agatha Raisin Mystery #29 – M.C. Beaton

Glitter Bomb – A Scrapbooking Mystery #15 – Laura Childs/Terrie Farley Moran

An Easy Death – A Gunny Rose Novel – Charlaine Harris

The Christmas Wishing Tree – Eternity Springs #15 – Emily March

Kill the Queen – A Crown of Shards Novel – Jennifer Estep

A Spark of Light – A Novel – Jodi Picoult

The Dream Daughter – A Novel – Diane Chamberlain

Season of Wonder – A Haven Point Novel – RaeAnne Thayne

Percy Jackson and the Olympians – The Battle of the Labyrinth – A Graphic Novel – Rick Riordan

9 From the Nine Worlds – Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard – Rick Riordan

Kill the Queen – A Crown of Shards Novel #1 – Jennifer Estep

The Pint of No Return – A Sloan Krause Mystery #2 – Ellie Alexander

Once Upon a Wild Fling – A Novel – Lauren Blakely

The Spirit in Question – Lila MacLean, Academic #3 – Cynthia Kuhn

Week of Oct. 8th.

The Little Book of Cat Magic – Spells, Charms & Tales – Deborah Blake

Flowers and Foul Play – A Magical Garden Mystery #1 – Amanda Flower

Mardi Gras Murder – A Cajun Country Mystery #4 – Ellen Byron

Lovers at Heart, Re imagined (Love in Bloom, The Bradens) – Melissa Foster

Be Our Ghost – A Merry Ghost Inn Mystery – Kate Kingsbury

Winter in Paradise – The Paradise #1 – Elin Hilderbrand

A Case of Bier- A Bed-and-Breakfast Mystery – Mary Daheim

Missing by the Sea – Haunting by the Sea #3 – Kathi Daley

Bird Bath & Beyond – Agent to the Paws Mystery #2 – E.J. Copperman

Death of a Russian Doll – Vintage Toy Shop #3 – Barbara Early

Designed for Haunting – Aurora Anderson #4 – Sybil Johnson

A Crafter Knits a Clue – A Handcrafted Mystery #1 – Holly Quinn

Week of Oct. 15th.

Dear Santa – A Novel – Nancy Naigle

Lark! The Herald Angels Sing – A Meg Langslow Mystery – Donna Andrews

A Gift of Bones – A Sarah Booth Delaney Mystery – Carolyn Haines

Every Breath – A Novel – Nicholas Sparks

The Darling Dahlias and the Poinsettia Puzzle – Susan Wittig-Albert

Dream – Rosewood Bay Series #4 – Carly Phillips

Night at the Opera – An American Heiress Book 1 – Stacy Henrie

Murder at Archly Manor – High Society Lady Detective #1 – Sara Rosett

Drop Dead Ornaments – Anastasia Pollack #7 – Lois Winston

Shell Game – V.I. Warshawski – Sara Peretsky

Bar None – Murder on the Rocks #1 – Cathi Stoler

Week of Oct. 22nd.

Six Cats a Slayin’ – Cat in the Stacks #10 – Miranda James

Virtual Sabotage – A Novel – Julie Hyzy

Shadow and Ice – Gods of War – Gena Showalter

Not Quite Over – Happily Inc. – Susan Mallery

A Midwinter’s Tail – Lucky Paws Petsitting Mystery – Bethany Blake

Untitled – A Novel – John Grisham

Thanksgiving Trip – Tess & Tilly #5 – Kathi Daley

Vintage Sabotage – Julie Hyzy

Go To My Grave – A Novel – Catriona McPherson

Back Stabbers – Country Club Murders #8 – Julie Mulhern

Week of Oct. 29th.

Not Quite Over You – A Happily Inc. Novel – Susan Mallory

Yule Log Murder – A Collection – Leslie Meier, Lee Hollis, Barbara Ross

Archangel’s Prophecy – A Guild Hunter Novel – Nalini Singh

The Corner of Holly and Ivy – Harmony Harbor (A Feel Good Christmas Romance) – Debbie Mason

Murder in her Stocking – A Granny Reid Mystery #1 – G.A. McKevett

Shades of Wicked – A Night Rebel Novel – Jeanine Frost

The Long Paw of the law – A Paw Enforcement Novel #7 – Diane Kelly

The Memory of You – Sanctuary Sound #1 – Jamie Beck

Overkilt – Liss MacCrimmon Final Book – Kaitlynn Dunnett

Shades of Wicked – A Night Rebel Novel – Jeanine Frost

Thread Herring – A Mainely Needlepoint Mystery #7 – Lea Wait

Wolf Rising – SWAT – Paige Tyler

Snowfall on Lighthouse Lane – A Honeymoon Harbor Novel – JoAnn Ross

The Darkest Star – A Novel – Jennifer L. Armentrout

Purls and Poison – A Black Sheep and Company Mystery #2 – Anne Canadeo

Murder by the Book – A Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery #1 – Lauren Elliot

Killed on Blueberry Hill, A Berry Basket Mystery #3 – Sharon Farrow

Thread Herrings – a Mainely Needlepoint Mystery #7 – Leah Wait

Home Again – The Bradshaws – Shirlee McCoy

A Season to Celebrate – Fern Michaels, Donna Kaufman, Kate Pearce

Yeast of Eden – Pancake House Mystery #4 – Sarah Fox

Séances are for Suckers – Eleanor Wilde #1 – Tamara Berry

Deadly News – A Britton Bay Mystery #1 – Jody Holford




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My Laziness is Your Gain. I’m posting for July & August.

I’m sorry I didn’t get to post the July releases on time.  We’re dealing with my wife now having to work from home. Her office is closing and moving to a much smaller space with no desk for her.  LOL   She supervises 26 states worth of Home Care Nurses.  The company (unnamed) even installed a separate internet line for her.  We had to quickly get that room repainted before the line went in and the new desk arrived.


July 2018:

Week of July 1st.

Scandal Above Stairs – A Below Stairs Mystery – Jennifer Ashley

Dyeing up Loose Ends – A Knitting Mystery – Maggie Sefton

Smoke and Iron – The Great Library – Rachel Cain

The Darkest Warrior – Lords of the Underworld – Gena Showalter

Big Woods – A Mystery – May Cobb

Killer Green Tomatoes – Farm to Fork #2 – Lynn Cahoon

Last Call – A Maggie Lewis Mystery #1 – Paula Matter

Upstaged by Murder – Rex Graves Mystery #9 – C.S. Challinor

Everything We Give – The Everything Series #3 – Kerry Lonsdale

Cross My Path – A Blackie and Care Novel – Clea Simon

Fear on Four Paws – A Pru Marlowe Pet Noir – Clea Simon

Wicked Wimsey – An Ivy Morgan Mystery #11 – Lily Harper Hart

Serpentine – Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter – Laurell K. Hamilton

Italian Iced – Ethnic Eats Mystery #3 – Kylie Logan

Live and Let Chai – A Seaside Café Mystery – Bree Baker

To Catch a Latte – Jenn McKinlay

Week of July 9th.

The Real Deal – A Romantic Comedy – Lauren Blakely

Wild Hunger – The Heirs of Chicagoland – Chloe Neill

Poisoned Pages – A Booktown Mystery #12 – Lorna Barrett

When We Found Home – A Stand Alone Novel – Susan Mallory

Shelved Under Murder – A Blue Ridge Library Mystery – Victoria Gilbert

A Soufflé of Suspicion – A French Bistro Mystery – Daryl Wood Gerber

Freed – A Rosewood Bay Novel #3 – Carly Phillips

Disorderly Conduct – A Maggie McDonald Mystery – Mary Feliz

Awaken the Darkness – The Immortal Realm – Dianne Duvall

Week of July 16th.

Cottage by the Sea – A Novel – Debbie Macomber

The Girl in the Green Silk Gown – Ghost Roads – Seanan McGuire

Competence – The Custard Protocols #3 – Gail Carriger

#Moonstruck – A #Lovestruck Novel – Sariah Wilson

Sweet Love at Bayside – Sweet With Heat: Bayside Summers #1- Addison Cole

Beaches in Paradise – A T. J. Jenson Mystery #9 – Kathi Dailey

Every Time We Fall in Love – The New York Sullivans – Sullivans #18 – Bella Andre

Week of July 30th.

Deep Cover – Love Over Duty – Scarlett Cole

Murder at Ochre Court – A Gilded Newport Mystery #6 – Alyssa Maxwell

Knot my Sister’s Keeper – A Quilting Mystery – Mary Marks

Instant Gratification – The Wilder Series #2 – Jill Shalvis

Midnight Snacks are Murder – A Poppy McAlister Mystery #2 – Libby Klein

Last Call – Mack’s Bar Mysteries – Allyson K. Abbott

To Love a Duchess – An All For Love Novel – Karen Ranney

Half Empty – First Wives Series #2 – Catherine Bybee

Born of Blood – The League: Nemesis Rising – Sherrilyn Kenyon

Death Over Easy – A Country Store Mystery #5 – Maddie Day

The Secret, Book & Scone Society (TP) – Ellery Adams

The Sunflower Girl (TP) – Rosanna Chiofalo

S’more Murders – A Five Ingredient Mystery #5 – Maya Corrigan

Fudge Cupcake Murder – A Hannah Swensen Mystery – Joanne Fluke

Murder on Memory Lake – J.D. Griffo

Poppy Harmon Investigates – A Desert Flowers Mystery #1 – Lee Hollis

Murder at Ochre Court – A Gilded Newport Mystery #6 – Alyssa Maxwell

A Tale of Two Murders – A Dicken’s of a Crime Mystery #1 – Heather Redmond

Mummy, Fairy and Me – Fairy in Waiting (Children’s Book) – Sophie Kinsella

Shadow’s Bane – A Dorina Basarab novel – Karen Chance

Vampire Princess – Rebel Angels #2 – Rosemary A Johns


August 2018:

Week of Aug. 1st.

Cooper’s Charm – A Romance Novel – Lori Foster

Week of Aug. 6th.

Aliens Like Us – Alien (Kitty) Series #17 – Gini Koch

Four Funerals and Maybe a Wedding – A Royal Spyness Mystery – Rhys Bowen

To Catch a Witch – A Wishcraft Novel #8 – Heather Blake

Hollywood Ending – A Detective by Day Mystery #2 – Kellye Garrett

Tail of the Dragon – Zodiac Mystery #3 – Connie de Marco

Good Luck with That – A Novel – Kristen Higgins

Serpentine – Anita Blake- Vampire Hunter – Laurell K. Hamilton

The Mark – Fox and O’Hare novel – Janet Evanovich

Death on the Menu – Key West Food Critic Mystery #8 – Connie Archer

Toucan Keep a Secret – A Meg Langslow Mystery – Donna Andrews

A Dark and Twisting Path – A Writer’s Apprentice Mystery – Julia Buckley

Texas Baby Pursuit – Lone Star Justice – Margaret Daley

Crystal Vision – Crystal Magic #3 – Patricia Rice

Desperate Girls – A Novel – Laura Griffin

Churning Seas – A Rowan Gray Mystery #6 – Lily Harper Hart

Week of Aug. 13th.

Feared – A Rosato & DiNunzio Novel – Lisa Scottoline

The Magus Chase Coloring Book – Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard – Rick Riordan

A Curve in the Road – A Novel – Julianne MacLean

Unbreak my Heart – A Novel – Lauren Blakely

Wild Hunger – An Heir to Chicagoland Novel – Chloe Neill

Sweet Passion at Bayside – Sweet With Heat: Bayside Summers #2 – Addison Cole

Seventh Chapter – A Writer’s Retreat Mystery #7 – Kathi Daley

Tail of the Dragon – A Zodiac Mystery – Connie di Marco

Week of Aug. 20th.  

Shattered at Sea – A Webb’s Glass Shop Mystery #5 – Cheryl Hollon

Week of Aug. 27th.

Goodbye Cruller World – Deputy Donut Mystery #2 – Ginger Bolton

Trust Me – A Novel – Hank Phillippi Ryan

Face Off- A Dr. Evelyn Talbot Novel – Brenda Novak

Memoirs of a Dragon Hunter – A Novel – Katie MacAlister

Halloween Murder – A Lucy Stone Mystery – Leslia Meier

Knit to Kill – A Black Sheep Knitting Club #1 – Anne Canadeo

A Catered Costume Party – A Mystery with Recipes – Isis Crawford

Playing With Fire – A Paranormal Romance – Angie Fox

Died in the Wool – A Knit & Nibble Mystery #2 – Peggy Ehrhart

Murder Wears Mittens – Seaside Knitters Society #12 (TP) – Sally Goldenbaum

Samhain Secrets – A Wiccan Wheel Mystery #4 – Jennifer Davis Hesse

Stabbed in the Baklava – A Kebab Kitchen Mystery #2 – Tina Kashian

Hunter Hunted – Lizzie #3 – Keri Arthur

Mirror Gate – The Harbinger Series #2 – Jeff Wheeler

Magic Triumphs – Kate Daniels #10 – Ilona Andrews

Dune Drive – The Chesapeake Diaries #12 – Mariah Stewart

City of Ghosts – Victoria Schwab

Marigold’s for Malice – An Enchanted Garden Mystery – Bailey Cattrell


As always this is a multi-genre list and if your favorite author isn’t here, please email me or find me on FaceBook.  Authors, if you want your upcoming titles listed please send me the title – series and pub date. I’ll gladly add you to the list.


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June Will be Bustin’ Out All Over! And So Will The New Books!

Hey people.  It’s that time of the month again (God’s No, not that!). I’m posting all the new titles I could round up with my age diminished ability to concentrate. lol

As always it’s a multi-genre list. Authors and publishers, if I missed something please contact me as soon as you have author, title and release date. My list already is well into 2019.  I hope you find something new to your or an old favorite that slipped your mind.



June 2018:

Week of June 1st. – 8th.

Buried in Books – A Bibliophile Mystery – Kate Carlisle

Bought the Farm – A Farmer’s Daughter Mystery – Peg Cochran

As the Christmas Cookie Crumbles – Food Lover’s Village Mystery #5 – Leslie Budewitz

Cherry Pies & Deadly Lies – A Very Cherry Mystery #1 – Darci Hannah

A Cowboy of Convenience – A Love Inspired Historical – Stacy Henrie

When we Found Home – A Novel – Susan Mallery

Miss White and the Seventh Heir – Once Upon a Fairy Tale – Jennifer Faye

Part-Time Lover – Lauren Blakely

Aint She a Peach – A Southern Eclectic Book #2 – Molly Harper

Grave Missteps – A Maddy Graves Mystery – Lily Harper Hart

Confound It – A Dreamwalker Mystery #5 – Maggie Toussaint

Peach Cobbler Mystery – Amish Sweet Shop Mystery – Naomi Miller


Week of June 11th.

The Spook in the Stacks – A Lighthouse Library Mystery #4 – Eva Gates

Ocean Light – Psy-Changeling Tinity #2 – Nalini Singh

Death Comes to Dogwood Manor – Missy DuBois Mystery #4 – Sandra Bretting

Desperate Play – Off the Grid: FBI Series #3 – Barbara Freethy

Death and a Pot of Chowder – A Maine Murder Mystery #1 – Cornelia Kidd *

The Bookshop of Yesterdays – A Novel – Amy Meyerson

Last Girl Gone – A Mystery – J.G. Hetherton

A Study in Treason – A Daughter of Sherlock Holmes Mystery #2 – Leonard Goldberg

The Bar Harbor Retirement Home for Famous Writers – A Novel – Terri-Lynne DeFino

Venom in the Veins – Elemental Assassin #17 – Jennifer Estep


Week of June 18th.

Good Intentions – A Novel – J.D. Trafford

Rainy Day Friends – A Romance – Jill Shalvis

Death and a Pot of Chowder – A Main Murder Mystery #1- Cornelia Kidd

Falling Through Time – Mists of Fate #4 – Nancy Scanlon

Wicked and the Wallflower – Bareknuckle Bastards #1 – Sarah MacLean

Storm Glass – The Harbinger Series #1 – Jeff Wheeler

The Lost for Words Bookshop – Stephanie Butland

Bring Me Back – A Novel – B.A. Paris

The Cottages on Silver Beach – A Haven Point Novel – RaeAnne Thayne


Week of June 25th.

Ruff Justice – A Melany Travis Mystery – Laurien Berenson

Death by Espresso – A Bookstore Café Mystery – Alex Erickson

Crime & Punctuations – A Deadly Edits Mystery – Kaitlyn Dunnett *

Buried in Books – A Bibliophile Mystery #12 – Kate Carlisle

Portrait of a Sister – An Amish story – Laura Bradford

Cajun Persuasion – A Cajun Novel – Sandra Hill

Moonlight Seduction – A de Vincent Novel – Jennifer L. Armentrout

Bluestone and Vine – A Blue Hollow Falls Novel #2 – Donna Kaufman

Instant Gratification – The Wilder Series #2 – Jill Shalvis

The Cottages on Silver Beach – A Haven Point Novel – RaeAnne Thayne

Kappy King and the Pickle Kaper – An Amish Mystery – Amy Lillard

Murder at Chateau sur Mer – A Gilded Newport Mystery #5 – Alyssa Maxwell

Under Water – A Duck Darley Novel #1- Casey Barrett

Buff Justice – A Melanie Travis Mystery – Laurien Berenson

Till Death do us Tart – A Bakeshop Mystery – Ellie Alexander

The Highlander’s Promise – Highlander’s #6 – Lynsay Sands

Murder at the Mansion – A Victorian Village Mystery #1 – Sheila Connolly

When You Knew – The Cabots #3 – Jamie Beck

Sandpiper Shore – A Harmony Harbor Novel – Debbie Mason

Witch is How Berries Tasted Good – A Witch P.I. Mystery #26 – Adele Abbott

The Summer Nanny – Holly Chamberlin

Death on the Patagonian Express – An Amy’s Travel Mystery #3 – Hy Conrad

Staged 4 Murder – A Sophie Kimball Mystery #3 – J.C. Eaton

Lost Innocence : A Siren Cove Novel #2 – Jannine Gallant

Runaway Murder – A Carson Stables Mystery #4 – Leigh Hearon

Mulch Ado about Murder – A Local Foods Mystery – Edith Maxwell

Bronzed Betrayals –  Bodies of Art #5 – Ritter Ames

Anything for Love – The Bradens and Montgomerys: Pleasant Hill – Oak Falls Book 2 – Melissa Foster

Rough Justice – Kelley Armstrong

Between You and Me – A Novel – Susan Wiggs

All We Ever Wanted – A Novel – Emily Griffin



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May Showers and Flowers and New Books to Read.

It seems that here on the East Coast those April Showers just don’t want to leave.  So I’m offering you a plethora of new books to while away your time while waiting for the sun to rejoin us.

As always this is a multi-genre offering. I hope I haven’t missed anyone, but if I did please contact me and I’ll add your name to my watch for new releases list.



May 2018:

Week of May 1st.

Dark Queen – Jane Yellowrock #12 – Faith Hunter

Magic Triumphs – A Kate Daniels Novel – Ilona Andrews

A Nantucket Wedding – A Novel – Nancy Thayer

Death Doesn’t Bargain – A Deadman’s Cross Novel – Sherrilyn Kenyon

Down the Aisle with Murder – An Otter Lake Mystery – Auralee Wallace

Until There Was Us – Montgomery Brothers Novel – Samantha Chase

The Otter of Death – Gunn Z00 #5 – Betty Webb

ISAN – International Sensory Assassin Network – Mary Ting

Pairing a Deception – A Master Sommelier Mystery – Nadine Nettmann

Rodeo Standoff – McKade Law – Susan Sleeman

Brooklyn House Magician’s Manual – From the Kane Chronicles – Rick Riordan

Dressed for Death in Burgundy – French Village #2 – Susan Shea

The Family Gathering – Sullivan’s Crossing – Robyn Carr

The Burning Maze – The Trials of Apollo Book #3 – Rick Riordan

Love at Last – Love in Bloom: The Bradens at Peaceful Harbor #7- Melissa Foster

Scarlet – A Novel – Jen Geigle Johnson

Strawberries and Strangers – Pelican Cove #1 – Leena Clover

Magic Run Amuck – Abracadabra #3 – Sharon Pape

Lethal Literature – A Book Barn Mystery #4 – Kym Roberts

Murder at Union Square – A Gaslight Mystery #21 – Victoria Thompson


Week of May 7th.

Flowers and Foul Play – A Magic Garden Mystery #1 – Amanda Flower

On the Hook – A Crochet Mystery – Betty Hechtman

Cake & Punishment – A Southern Cake Baker Mystery #1 – Maymee Bell

Better off Read – A Bookmobile Mystery – Nora Page

No Cure for the Dead – A Florence Nightingale Mystery – Christine Trent

Beyond the Pale – A World of Spies Mystery – Clare O’Donohue

Pick and Chews – A Barkery and Biscuits Mystery #4 – Linda O. Johnston

Death Doesn’t Bargain – A Deadman’s Cross Novel – Sherrilyn Kenyon

A Seal’s Resolve – Seal’s of Chance Creak #6 – Cora Seton

Sixth Cabin – Writer’s Retreat Southern Seashore Mystery #6 – Kathi Daley

The Cemetery Keeper’s Wife – MaryAnn McFadden

Pairing a Deception – A Sommelier Novel #3 – Nadine Nettmann


Week of May 14th.

Charmed Bones – Sarah Booth Delaney – Carolyn Haines

Breathe – Rosewood Bay Series #2 – Carly Phillips

Unlit – Kindoms #1 – Keri Arthur

Dark Angels – A Ruth Galloway Novel #10 – Elly Griffiths

Wake Me When It’s Over – Charlie Mack Motown #2 – Cheryl A. Head

Dead as a Doornail – Kenni Lowry #5 – Tonya Kappes


Week of May 21st.

Best Thing Ever – Ten Beach Road Novel – Wendy Wax

Aftermath – Kelley Armstrong

For Sale by Killer – A Cindy York Novel #3 – Catherine Bruns

The Summer Children – Collector Trilogy Book 3 – Dot Hutchinson

Heron’s Landing – A Honeymoon Harbor Novel #1 – JoAnn Ross

Tiger Striped – Shifters Unbound – Jennifer Ashley

Hightail it to Kinsey Falls – Kinsey Falls #1 – Gail Leeson

Vampire Huntress – Rebel Angels #1 – Rosemary A. Johns


Week of May 28th.

A Passion for Haunted Fashion #5 – A Haunted Vintage Fashion – Rose Pressey

The Diva Cooks up a Storm – A Domestic Diva Novel (HC) – Krista Davis

Bear Witness to Murder – Shamelessly Adorable Teddy Bear Mystery #2 – Meg Macy

Shadow Keeper – A Shadow Keeper Novel #3 – Christine Feehan

Bella Fortuna – A Novel – Rosanna Chiofalo

Confessions or a Red Herring – A Red Herring Mystery #1 – Donna Dratch

Crime and Punctuation – Deadly Edits #1 – Kaitlyn Dunnett

Playing with Fire – Phoenix Fire Novel #3 – Cynthia Eden

Fool For Love – Gansett Island #2 – Marie Force

The Framingham Fiend –  A Colin Pendragon Mystery #1 – Gregory Harris

Grounds for Remorse – A Tallie Graver Mystery #2 – Misty Simon

You Send Me – Compass Cove Series #2 – Jeannie Moon

Murder at the Puppy Fest – A Melanie Travis Canine Mystery – Laurien Berenson

Breaking News – The Godmothers #5 – Fern Michaels

Too Many Crooks Spoil the Plot – Ditie Brown  #1 – Sarah Osborne

Low Country Book Shop – Liz Talbot #7 – Susan M. Boyer

The Summer Everything Changed – Holly Chamberlin

Death of a Bachelorette – A Jane Austin Mystery – Laura Levine

Shelter in Place – A Novel – Nora Roberts

Hooked on You – The Chicago Rebels #4 – Kate Meader

Murder with Cinnamon Scones – A Daisy’s Tea Garden Mystery #2 – Karen Rose Smith

Dead as a Doornail – A Kenni Lowry Mystery #5 – Tonya Kappes

The Surviving Girls – Hidden Sins #3 – Katee Robert

Probable Claws – Mrs. Murphy #27 – Rita Mae Brown

Lighthouse Beach – A Novel – Shelley Noble

Murder in Greenwich Village – A Novel – Liz Freeland

The Angel Makers – A Constance Piper Mystery #2 – Tessa Harris

Never Deceive a Viscount – The Infamous Lords #2 – Renee Ann Miller

Claws for Alarm – Gray Whales Inn #8 – Karen MacInerney


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Those April Showers Bring? NEW BOOKS!

So April is fast approaching and that means we might finally see the end of the snow and the cold.   As always I try to give you the best mix of genres and authors.  If I’ve missed anyone, just drop a note at my FB page and I’ll try to keep track of your new releases.


April 2018:

Week of April 2nd.

Turning the Tide – Quaker Midwife Mystery #3 – Edith Maxwell

Wedding Cake Crumble – A Cupcake Bakery Mystery – Jenn McKinlay

A Magical Match – Witchcraft Mystery #9 – Juliet Blackwell

Lost Books and Old Bones – A Scottish Bookshop Mystery #3 – Paige Shelton

Queen Anne’s Lace – A China Bayles Mystery – Susan Wittig Albert

Future Lost – Future Shock #3 – Elizabeth Briggs

Zombie Alley – Lauren Baratz-Logsted

Fiction Can Be Murder – Mystery Writer’s Mystery #1 – Becky Clark

Quiet Neighbors – A Novel – Catriona McPherson

Scott Free – Last Ditch Mystery #1 – Catriona McPherson

Tart of Darkness – Chef-to-Go Mystery – Denise Swanson

Bachelor Remedy – Seasons of Alaska – Carol Ross

Texas Ranger Showdown – Lone Star Justice – Margaret Daley

Three Strikes You’re Dead – An Eddie Shoes Mystery – Elena Hartwell

Necessary Ends – Tai Randolph Series – Tina Whittle

My Dearest Enemy – A Novel – Jennifer Moore

Bad Boy Rancher – Rocky Mountain Cowboys – Karen Rock

Week of April 9th.

After Anna  – A Novel – Lisa Scottoline

Debbie Macomber’s Table – Sharing the Joy of Cooking with Family and Friends – Debbie Macomber

Bad Neighbors – An Agnes and Effie Mystery – Maia Chance

Venators – Magic Unleashed #1 – Devri Walls

Lord of the Pies – A Kensington Palace Chef Mystery – Nell Hampton

Homecoming by the Sea – Haunting by the Sea #1 – Kathi Daley

Blame it on Scotland – Kilts and Quilts #7 – Patience Griffin

Week of April 16th.

Embracing her Heart – The Montgomerys Book #1 – Melissa Foster

Shot in the Dark – A Coffeehouse Mystery #17 – Cleo Coyle

Come as you Are – Lauren Blakely *

Welcome to Moonlight Harbor – A Moonlight Harbor Novel – Sheila Roberts

Week of April 23rd to 30th.

Midnight Wolf – A Shifters Unbound Novel #11 – Jennifer Ashley

Death of a Cookbook Author – A Hayley Powell Food and Cocktails Mystery  – Lee Hollis

Murder in the Locked Library – A Book Retreat Mystery #4 – Ellery Adams

Bleeding Tarts – A Pie Town Mystery #2 – Kirsten Weiss

Hide and Sneak – A Savannah Reid Mystery – G.A. McKevett

Antiques Wanted – A Trash “n” Treasures Mystery – Barbara Allan

Murder Most Fermented – A Rose Avenue Wine Club Mystery #2 – Christine E. Blum

You’ll Always Have Tara – A Riches to Romance Tale – Leah Marie Brown

Red Herring Hunt – A Mystery Bookshop Mystery #2 – V.M. Burns

Expiration Date – A Cook-0ff Msytery – Devon Delaney

A Devil of a Duke –  Decadent Duke’s Society #2 – Madeline Hunter

Lady Rogue – Royal Rewards #3 – Theresa Romain

Mother’s Day Muffins, and Murder (PB) – An Ellie Avery Mystery #10 – Sara Rosett

Don’t Call Me Cupcake – The Holloway Girls #1 – Tara Sheets

Murder in a Locked Library – Book Retreat #4 – Ellery Adams

Murder Will Speak – Lily Long Mysteries #3 – Penny Richards

Witch is How Things had Changed – A Witch P.I. mystery #26 – Adele Abbott

Wild in Love – The Maverick Billionaires Book 6 – Bella Andre

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Happy 2018! Here’s a New Year’s Gift of Reading For You.

Happy New Year to you all.  As always this is as multi-genre as I can make it. If I’ve left out your favorite author, or you are an author and don’t see your new book. Please just add me to your advance mailing list to keep me in the loop.

I’m only able to accurately able to track advance releases thru Kensington and partially from Berkeley.


January 2018:

Week of Jan. 1st.

Death Below Stairs – A Below Stirs Mystery – Jennifer Ashley

Every Dog Has His Day – A Bluff Point Romance #3 – Jenn McKinlay

Now That You Mention It – Women’s Fiction – Kristan Higgins

Scones and Scoundrels – The Highland Bookshop Mystery series #2 – Molly MacRae

Another one Bites the Crust – A Bakeshop Mystery – Ellie Alexander

Dial “M” for Mousse – An Emergency Dessert Squad Mystery – Laura Bradford

Ghostly Tricks – A Harper Harlow Mystery #8 – Lily Harper Hart

Boxcar Christmas – A Christmas Romance – Lyndsay McKenna

The Case of the Unsuitable Suiter – A Wise Enquiries Agency Mystery – Cathy Ace

The Cost of Peace – Darkened Nights – History Book #14 – Nicole Zoltack

The Case of the Unsuitable Suiter – Wise Inquiries #4 – Cathy Ace


Week of Jan. 8th.

Blood Fury – Black Dagger Legacy #3 – J.R. Ward

Beneath the Sugar Sky – Wayward Children – Seanan McGuire

The Hostess with the Ghostess – A Haunted Guest House Mystery – E.J. Copperman

Many a Twist – County Cork Mystery #6 – Sheila Connolly

Bayside Passions – Bayside Summers #2 – Melissa Foster

Most Likely to Score – Lauren Blakely

Pancakes & Pandemonium –  Culinary Competition #6 – Janel Gradowski

A Curse of Fire – Fae Academy #1 – Sophia Shade


Week of Jan. 15th.

A Treacherous Curse – A Veronica Speedwell Mystery – Deanna Raybourn

Biscuits and Slashed Browns – A Country Store Mystery – Maddie Day

Tempt Me – Bodyguard Bad Boys #2 – Carly Phillips

Murder of a Good Man – A Piney Woods Mystery – Teresa Trent

Missing in Blue Mesa – Ranger Brigade: Family Secrets – Cindi Myers

A Man of Honor – The Amish Matchmaker – Emma Miller

Death Below Stairs – Jennifer Ashley

Silenced by Sugar – Cookies and Chance #5 – Catherine Bruns


Week of Jan. 22nd.

About that Kiss – A Heartbreaker Bay Novel – Jill Shalvis

Love me Like This – The Morrisons – Bella Andre

The Emerald Sea – The Glittering Court – Richelle Mead

The Wife – Alafair Brooks

Scone Cold Killer – All-Day Breakfast Café #1 – Lena Gregory

A Matter of Blood – NYPD Detective Chiara Corelli #1 – Catherine Maiorisi


Week of Jan. 29th.

Murder Borrowed, Murder Blue – A Wedding Planner Mystery #3 – Stephanie Blackmoore *

Survival of the Fritters – A Deputy Donut Mystery #1 – Ginger Bolton

Class Reunions are Murder – Poppy McAlister #1 – Libby Klein

Death by Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake – A Death by Chocolate Mystery #1 – Sarah Graves

Biscuits and Slashed Browns – A Country Store Mystery #4 – Maddie Day

Curses, Boiled Again! – A Lobster Shack Mystery #1 – Shari Randall

Surrender to the Highlander – Historic Scottish Romance #5 – Lynsay Sands

The Phantom of Oz – Ivy Meadows #5 – Cindy Brown

Judgement Road – Torpedo Ink – Christine Feehan *

Moonlight Sins – The de Vincent series – Jennifer L. Armentrout

Lies That Comfort and Betray – A Gilded Age Mystery #2 (HC) – Rosemary Simpson

Beyond Danger – The Texas Trilogy #2 – Kat Martin

Baby, I’m Howling for You – Alphaville – Christine Warren

The Ledberg Runestone – The Jonah Heywood Chronicles #1 – Patrick Donovan

A Grave Search – Bodies of Evidence #2 – Wendy Roberts

Almost Dead – San Francisco #2 – Lisa Jackson

Howl For It – The Pride Series .5 – Shelly Laurenston

Liza’s Second Chance – An Amish Charm Bakery Novel – Molly Jebber

London Calling – A Mirabelle Bevan Mystery #2 – Sara Sheridan

The Most Eligible Highlander in Scotland – McTiernay Brothers #7 – Michele Sinclair

Weddings Away – The New Destination Wedding and Getaway Wedding – Sharon Naylor

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I Can’t Believe Nov. is Almost Over. Here Comes Christmas and the Books You’re Going to Want!

Here’s your Christmas, Channukah, Quanza shopping list.  I hope you find what you want.

As always this list is as diverse as I can make it.

Happy Holidays to you all.


December 2017:

Week of Dec. 1st – 8th.

Ginger Snapped – A Spice Shop Mystery #5 – Gail Oust

Year One – Nora Roberts

Aliens Abroad – Kitty #16 – Gini Koch

Flame in the Dark – A Soulwood Novel – Faith Hunter

Comic Sans Murder – A Dangerous Type Mystery – Paige Shelton

Honey Baked Homicide – A Down South Café Mystery – Gayle Leeson

A Crime of Poison – A Silver Six Mystery – Nancy Haddock

The Lord Meets His Lady – Midnight Meetings – Gina Conkle

Only You – A Sugar Lake Novel #2 – Melissa Foster

Wolf Hunger – SWAT Book #7 – Paige Tyler

The Christmas Letter – A Tess and Tilly Mystery #1 – Kathi Daley


Week of Dec. 11th.

A Case of Syrah, Syrah – Wine Country Mystery #1 – Nancy J. Parra

Killman Creek – A Stillhouse Lake Book #2 – Rachel Caine

Ford – 7 Brides for 7 Soldiers book 7 – Roxanne St. Claire

Nights at Seaside – Sweet with Head: Seaside Summers – Addison Cole

Unnatural Causes – A Dr. Katie LaClaire Mystery #1 – Dawn Eastman


Week of Dec. 18th.

Soldier’s Promise – The Ranger Brigade: Family Secrets – Cindi Myers


Week of Dec. 25th.

Stowed Away – A Maine Clambake Mystery – Barbara Ross

Murder with Lemon Tea Cakes – A Daisy’s Tea Garden Mystery – Karen Rose Smith

A Devious Death – A Lady and Lady’s Maid Mystery – Alyssa Maxwell

Crust No One – A Bread Shop Mystery – Winnie Archer

Better Dead – Southern Spirits, B&B Mystery #1 – Pamela Kopfler

Crust No One – A Bread Shop Mystery #2 – Winnie Archer

Splintered Silence – A Bone Gap Travelers Mystery #1 – Susan Furlong


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