Tag Archives: J. R. Ripley

#CARDINAL SIN by J. R. Rippley

PEACE The ninth book of Bird Lover series is another excellent read. A stranger, Veronica Rice walks into the store and asked Amy Simms what kind of bird is this one? It turned out to be a rare yellow cardinal. … Continue reading

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#A BIRDER’S GUIDE TO MURDER by J. R. Ripley

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS! The 8th installment of the Bird Lover Series finds Amy and friends in Philadelphia at the American Birding Expo. There is not much birding information but what is there is factual. Esther hesitates to go as her … Continue reading

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BEIGNETS AND BROOMSTICKS by J. R. Ripley

I have long been a fan of J. R. Ripley’s bird lover series so I decided to try this book. I was not disappointed as I found the tale was located in the red rock country of Arizona with the … Continue reading

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HOW THE FINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS by J. R. Ripley

  It is Christmas time in Ruby Lake and the Christmas House Village is extremely busy. Amy Sims and Derek are looking out a window and see an alteration going on near the Village. They learned the Christmas House Village … Continue reading

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CHICKADEE CHICKADEE BANG BANG J. R. Ripley

The latest Bird Lovers book is the best in the series. I like the way the birding facts were woven in with the mystery. There are paranormal elements mixed into the tale. Amy Simms and friends were discussing the fall … Continue reading

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TO KILL A HUMMINGBIRD By J. R. Ripley

A mystery based on birding lore. The birding and bee information is outstanding. One of Amy Simms, ornithology professor is coming to Ruby Lake for a book signing. That evening Amy finds the professor dead with a pair of scissors … Continue reading

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A WOODPECKER ALWAYS PECK TWICE By J. R. Ripley

I am delighted to find a series with bird watching for a background. Bird watching has been a lifetime recreational pursuit of mine. I find the birding information precise and I will continue reading the series. However, I have been … Continue reading

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TOWHEE GET YOUR GUN

In the second book of Bird Lover’s mystery the information on birds accurate and interesting. A decent story of family life. I had difficulty in reading it as there are so many actions that broke off the thread of the … Continue reading

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DIE-DIE BIRDIEBy J.R. Ripley

A new author for me and the first book in the Bird Lovers series. I found a will written cosy mystery. The characters are well developed, bird information factual and an original mystery that held my attention. Amy Simms and … Continue reading

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