murder mystery

Review: Oscar Wilde and the Murders at Reading Gaol by Gyles Brandfreth

Review: Oscar Wilde and the Murders at Reading Gaol by Gyles Brandfrethby Karin

Reviewed by Cara Lynn This is a very dark book, detailing Wilde’s time in Reading Gaol for his relationship with Lord Alfred Douglass. During the time of his incarceration, his wife took their young sons and left the country, but continued to give him an allowance, a pittance, really. Upon her death after a spinal […]

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Review: A Passion for Pleasure (Daring Hearts, Book 2) by Nina Rowan

Review: A Passion for Pleasure (Daring Hearts, Book 2) by Nina Rowanby Keira G

Hero: Sebastian Hall, former rake and musician, is a second son with two options available to him regarding his future. The first has been decreed by his father and the second is a favor for his brother. Since Sebastian refuses to marry and become a patent office clerk, he is now in pursuit of a […]

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Audio Review: Royal Seduction (The Royal Princes of Ruthenia, Book 1) by Jennifer Blake

Audio Review: Royal Seduction (The Royal Princes of Ruthenia, Book 1) by Jennifer Blakeby Keira G

Hero: Prince Rolfe of Ruthenia, is ruthless in his pursuit of clearing his name and tracking down the traitor who murdered his older brother. Though he’s seen his brother’s mistress across ballrooms in Europe, he’s never gotten close enough to get a real good look. When he finds Angeline Fortin at a ball in Louisiana, […]

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Review: Checkmate, My Lord by Tracey Devlyn

Review: Checkmate, My Lord by Tracey Devlynby Zarabeth Golden

Reviewed by Zarabeth Spies! This is, in this reviewer’s humble opinion, a very tricky genre. Creating intrigue and danger can often often be a fantastic plot point for putting two people together and having them work through conflict to discover their love. But, there are many spy stories out there that are so predictable that […]

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Audio Review: The Edge of Desire (Bastion Club, Book 7) by Stephanie Laurens

Audio Review: The Edge of Desire (Bastion Club, Book 7) by Stephanie Laurensby Keira G

Heroine: Lady Letitia Randall was in love once, but then the left her high and dry when she needed him most. Now to save her brother, Letitia must ask for aid from the same crusty curmudgeon. She’ll seduce him if she must in order to find her brother before the authorities do and to clear […]

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Review: Compromising the Marquess (The Forsters, Book 1) by Wendy Soliman

Review: Compromising the Marquess (The Forsters, Book 1) by Wendy Solimanby Keira G

Heroine: Leah Elliot and her sister are near destitution and live by the grace their graceless aunt and well-meaning but easily subdued uncle. They lost everything when their father died in a fire. His precious and expensive book collection went up in smoke. When Leah’s sister got sick, Leah turned to a family friend and […]

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Review: The e-Book Murders (Global Crime Prevention, Book 1) by A.D.Vates

Review: The e-Book Murders (Global Crime Prevention, Book 1) by A.D.Vatesby Karin

Reviewed by Karin Someone is murdering (or will murder) those who leave 1 Star reviews of a particular author. Be careful what you write! Ouch! Enter the GCPU as they cross the globe to root out evil. Will, back from the war, is recruited by his sister to join the group. Each of the 4 […]

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Review: Dead is the New Black by Christine DeMaio-Rice

Review: Dead is the New Black by Christine DeMaio-Riceby Karin

Reviewed by Karin Laura Carnegie is in love with her boss. The only problem is: he is gay. Or is he? Laura is a pattern maker; her boss is the designer. Jeremy St. James has been giving off mixed vibes. When the woman whose purse is backing the line is found dead in the office, […]

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