Mystery

Why I Write Mystery Romances

Why I Write Mystery Romancesby Guest Blogger

Guest blog by Carolyn LaRoche, author of Witness Protection As a teenager I fell in love with love stories. I couldn’t wait to get to the end of a book just so I would know for sure that girl got her guy despite seemingly insurmountable obstacles. Happy endings are the reason I read as much […]

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Review: The Mark of the Midnight Manzanilla (Pink Carnation, Book 11) by Lauren Willig

Review: The Mark of the Midnight Manzanilla (Pink Carnation, Book 11) by Lauren Willigby Lynn Reynolds

Reviewed by Lynn Reynolds Make sure to read the Prologue because it prepares the reader for the first chapter. Sally Fitzhugh is at an evening soirée and she has an interesting discussion with friends.  Lucien, the Duke of Belliston, has a late night visitor and they have an interesting discussion – there’s no way you […]

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Review: Maltipoos Are Murder (Doggie Day Spa Mystery) by Jacqui Lane

Review: Maltipoos Are Murder (Doggie Day Spa Mystery) by Jacqui Laneby Lynn Reynolds

Reviewed by Lynn Reynolds I received a copy of this book from the publisher and the author in exchange for an honest review. I was not compensated in any way. This book was told in the first person. Cara Rogers works at her Aunt’s pet spa – this is one job I’d love to try. […]

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Review: Smoking Ruin by D.R. Martin

Review: Smoking Ruin by D.R. Martinby Karin

Reviewed by Karin This book was quite a read and quite different. I liked it a lot. It is not a typical romantic suspense. It is higher on the suspense level and the who-dun-it is hidden until the last pages. I guessed the right character(s) fairly early on, but I didn’t guess the whole of […]

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Review: Secrets of Seduction (Legendary Lovers, Book 3) by Nicole Jordan

Review: Secrets of Seduction (Legendary Lovers, Book 3) by Nicole Jordanby Keira

Hero: The Earl of Hawkhurst loved and lost his first wife and child in a fire that also left him scarred. He buried his grief by working for the government in an elite group known as Guardians of the Sword. Hawk has returned to England to fulfill the honor-pact required by the group’s charter in […]

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Audio Review: Love in the Afternoon by Alison Packard

Audio Review: Love in the Afternoon by Alison Packardby Keira

Hero: Sean Barrett is the sexiest soap star on TV. His father — an amazing actor in his own right — is embarrassed that Sean spent ten years of his life acting for a lowbrow soap, and tries to get him to audition for Hollywood hits. Sean refuses to use his father’s connections in the […]

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Review: Take Me Home for Christmas (Whiskey Creek, Book 5) by Brenda Novak

Review: Take Me Home for Christmas (Whiskey Creek, Book 5) by Brenda Novakby Lynn Reynolds

Reviewed by Lynn Reynolds Sophie DeBussi seems to have a sorry existence with no means of escape. Ted Dixon knows Sophie personally from high school and what he describes is someone that very well may have been someone you went to school with. Their lives reconnect during a time in Sophie’s life when she can […]

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Review: In the Arms of a Stranger by Virginia Kelly

Review: In the Arms of a Stranger by Virginia Kellyby Lynn Reynolds

Reviewed by Lynn Reynolds John “JP” Blackmon is on his way to see someone in need of help but he comes across a woman and her son instead. Abby Price is trying to find out who her unconscious visitor is. Her husband Wade is dead and things are looking suspicious. JP has come just at […]

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