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The Woman in the Veil (Victorian Mystery #4) by Laura Joh Rowland

the woman in the veil

3.5 Stars

A good historical fiction mystery/thriller that can be read as a stand alone novel. Continue reading “The Woman in the Veil (Victorian Mystery #4) by Laura Joh Rowland”

The Butterfly Girl (Naomi Cottle #2) by Rene Denfeld

the butterfly girl
3 stars
An ok sequel in a good thriller/mystery book series.

Continue reading “The Butterfly Girl (Naomi Cottle #2) by Rene Denfeld”

Good Girls Lie by J. T. Ellison

good girls lie3.5 Stars

An entertaining mystery/thriller set in an elite all-girls boarding school. Continue reading “Good Girls Lie by J. T. Ellison”

A Christmas Gathering: A Novel (Christmas Stories #17) by Anne Perry

A christmas gathering

4 stars

A quick, entertaining historical fiction Christmas novella.  Continue reading “A Christmas Gathering: A Novel (Christmas Stories #17) by Anne Perry”

Tracking Game (Timber Creek K-9 Mystery #5) by Margaret Mizushima

tracking game

4 stars

Another good mystery in a fun series. Continue reading “Tracking Game (Timber Creek K-9 Mystery #5) by Margaret Mizushima”

A Dangerous Man (Elvis Cole #18; Joe Pike #7) by Robert Crais

a dangerous man

4 stars

Another fun novel featuring Elvis Cole and Joe Pike. Continue reading “A Dangerous Man (Elvis Cole #18; Joe Pike #7) by Robert Crais”

Death in Focus (Elena Standish #1) by Anne Perry

death in focus


A disappointing new historical fiction mystery series set in the years before WWII.  Continue reading “Death in Focus (Elena Standish #1) by Anne Perry”

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens

where the crawdads sing

4.5 stars

A beautiful coming of age/murder mystery that you won’t want to put down. Continue reading “Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens”

The Swallows by Lisa Lutz

the swallows

3.5 Stars

An entertaining revenge story. Continue reading “The Swallows by Lisa Lutz”

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