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MINCED, MARINATED AND MURDER By Noel Balen

The first and new series showcasing good tasting cuisine and its and bouchons (aka restaurants). In Lyons, France you will find many bouchons dating back to the World War years. Laure Grenadier, a food journalist along with her photographer, Paco … Continue reading

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THE CASE OF THE DEADLY DOPPELGANGER By Lucy Banks

When I saw this book, I knew I wanted to read it. The first book was one of my favorite reads and this one does not disappoint. All the quirky characters have returned and additional ones have been added. The … Continue reading

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DEATH BY CHOCOLATE CHERRY CHEESECAKE By Sarah Graves

The first book in a new series. Sarah Graves has long been a favorite author and she does not disappoint. This book is full of suspense and continues the life of Jacobica Tiptree and her friend, Ellie. The pair has … Continue reading

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THROWBACK PICK OF THE WEEK – TIMBER CREEK K-9 SERIES by Margaret Mizushima

THINK POSITIVE! HUGS!   THROWBACK – PICK OF THE WEEK Somehow this post was published before it was finished. I was working on a draft when my computer decided to act up. This is the first book in this series. I … Continue reading

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THE LINKING RINGS By John Gaspard

Eli Marks and his Uncle Harry are in London to attend a reunion as a member of the Magic Circle. Night one finds Uncle Harry on the stage waiting to do his act. Next to him seated in a chair … Continue reading

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THE CROSSING PLACES By Elly Griffiths

The saltmarshes off the coast of Norfolk yield a group of bones and Chief Inspector Harry Nelson asked Dr. Ruth Galloway, a bone specialist to scrutinize them. He wants to know if they could belong to Lucy, a young girl … Continue reading

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FALLOUT By Sara Paretsky

It is always a pleasure to relax and read a Sara Paretsky story. This book finds V.I. Warshawski and Peppy, her golden retriever looking for two Chicagoans in Lawrence, Kansas. Vic is hired by friends of a film student who … Continue reading

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PROOF OF LIFE By J. A. Jance

It is always a pleasure to read one of J. A. Jance’s books. This one does not disappoint. J. P. Beaumont is bored with retirement. Mel solves this problem by agreeing to foster a dog in a domestic abuse situation … Continue reading

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THE COLOR OF FEAR By Marcia Muller

A visit with Sharon McCone, family and friends is always enjoyable. In this book, Sharon’s Father is attacked and seriously beaten. Looking for a reason for the assault, Sharon recalls all her previous cases and if guilty could be responsible. … Continue reading

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A CASE OF AN UNSUITABLE SUITOR By Cathy Ace

The WISE Enquiries Agency 4th book is another nifty mystery. The Agency consists of 5 women of various backgrounds of all walks of life. They have banded together to investigate crimes that police are unable to handle. Three of the … Continue reading

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