Twisted Tea Christmas by Laura Childs

Twisted Tea Christmas (A Tea Shop Mystery) by Laura Childs About Twisted Tea Christmas Twisted Tea Christmas (A Tea Shop Mystery) Cozy Mystery 22nd in Series Setting - South Carolina Publisher ‏ : ‎ Berkley (October 5, 2021) Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 336 pages ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0593200861 ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0593200865 Digital... Continue Reading →

The Fog Ladies in the Soup by Susan McCormick

The Fog Ladies: In the Soup (A San Francisco Cozy Murder Mystery) by Susan McCormick About The Fog Ladies: In the Soup The Fog Ladies: In the Soup (A San Francisco Cozy Murder Mystery) Cozy Mystery 3rd in Series Setting — San Francisco Publisher ‏ : ‎ Wild Rose Press (October 4, 2021) Paperback ‏... Continue Reading →

Two French Detectives…

Last week found me reading two very different French detectives: Maigret and the Lost Girl by Georges Simeon and The Dying Season by Martin Walker. What had they in common, apart from their Frenchness? Nothing, except that these books were chosen for the September meeting of the St Andrew's Book Club, which I missed through... Continue Reading →

Book Review Catch-up

I thought I had posted this some time ago. I'm ready to do the next post now... but better late than never! One of the things I’ve been doing, instead of reviewing, is making jam. The jam above is blackberry and apple jam. Today I made apricot jam and plum and apple jam. As I’m... Continue Reading →

Review of ‘Cajun Kiss of Death’ by Ellen Byron

Cajun Kiss of Death begins with a triple wedding? Triple, you gasp, Dear Reader? Yes indeed. Maggie Crozat is marrying detective Bo Durand, Maggie's grandmere is espousing Lee Bertrand and Bo's first cousin, Rufus Durand, is tying the knot with Sandy Sechrest. Following the brides up the aisle are Bo's eight-year-old son, Xander, and his... Continue Reading →

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