I love this series! In a unique manner, author Laura Carr brings cold cases into her cozy mysteries. Of course, when Nikki starts poking, murder happens as people squirm at the truth unraveling before them! Nikki's adorable, "ugly," famous dog, Elmo, doesn't seem as involved in this case or novel as with the first. Of … Continue reading The Wrong Side of Murder: Audiobook Review and Giveaway!
This was an easy-paced novel written from the first point of view. I found it entertaining and interesting. While Jane tries to break a story, it's fun to get into the head of a young, reckless teen who will stop at nothing to get the job done to keep custody of her sister. Her immaturity … Continue reading Tom Boy: Audiobook Review/Author Interview/ Giveaway
I loved this gem! This is the first I see elements of You've got Mail thrown into a cozy mystery! It's hip and adds to the many secrets Nikki must uncover in this small town she left behind many years ago. I love the intelligent dog she brings along too! Where can I get one … Continue reading Killer Deadline: Audiobook Review & Giveaway!
My Thoughts: This novel had a great plot that kept me hooked. I didn't realize that it was book 3 in the series. I never felt lost, so it can be read as a standalone. I prefer tighter endings and thought that maybe the loose threads would be addressed in the next book. That's when … Continue reading Belinda: Audiobook Review & Giveaway
My thoughts: This is definitely a whodunit mystery, with the author displaying a great sense of humor. I got a copy of the audiobook from the author and iReadtours, but was not required to give a good review. The narrator did an outstanding job as the elderly Doctor Noah, who tells a reporter of the … Continue reading The Bones of Amoret: Audiobook Review + Giveaway
I love this series! While book one is the POV of Alice and her mother, and book two is the POV of Ivy and her grandmother. I love watching Ivy grow into her own person as she learns to express herself through music and learns to trust people.The subject and stigma of mental health are … Continue reading Ivy Introspective: Audiobook Review & Giveaway
Great start to a new series! I loved that this has the point of view of the mom and the eight-year-old daughter, Alice. The young girl's curiosity was spot on, making me chuckle when she spoke her mind or smiled at her inner thoughts.Her longing to know of and about her father pulled at my … Continue reading The Dressmaker’s Secret: Audiobook Review & Giveaway
Author Kari gathered the little-known facts of Anne Oakley's young life before joining Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show and weaved a heartfelt journey of all the hardships Anne may have endured before her life of fame. I found myself cheering for the young girl who could outshoot men and who only sought to survive so … Continue reading Shoot like a Girl: Audiobook Review & Giveaway
It's an honor to review the first novel in Kari Bovée's Annie Oakley mystery series. Yes, mystery series. The author fictionalized Annie as an amateur detective putting her in murder scenes she never faced in real life. While full of facts, Kari mention's in her author's notes that she messes with the timeline to fit … Continue reading Girl with a Gun: Audiobook Review & Giveawy
It's amazing how Mesu Andrews brings the bible to life through Job's story. Her imagination of the romance that could have happened between Job and Dinah brings a powerful story of redemption for Dinah who's disgrace pierced my heart leading me to feel her pain. The suspense and sense of humor that was spread throughout … Continue reading Love Amid The Ashes: Book Review