Current Affairs (Tiara Investigations Mysteries)
4 star cozy mystery
Tiara Investigations detectives Leigh, Tara and Victoria are former Georgia beauty queens, now middle-aged. When they’re discovered at a murder scene and cannot provide a single clue, a police detective with a grudge against them sees the perfect opportunity to shut them down.
Favored to Win
4+ star mystery
Dawn never meant to hurt anyone. She never meant to live a lie; she never meant to fall in love. Sometimes things just happen. As the mysteries and excitement of Thoroughbred racing unfold, so do the details of Dawn Fioritto’s life and past. While covering a story for the local newspaper, Dawn becomes captivated by an enchanting old man and with life behind the scenes at Nottingham Downs.
The Secret Desires of a Soccer Mom
5 star mystery
When her friend Karen admits to a steamy love affair, Paige is forced to reexamine her life. Is she really content? Or is she merely complacent? Then Karen is found dead in a pool of blood in her garage and Paige’s quiet life is shaken to its core. Paige doesn’t buy the accident theory Karen’s husband is spinning. And she knows that Karen’s adulterous secret could give the police the motive they need. But Paige can’t destroy her friend’s reputation and turn her into gossip fodder.
Little Lamb Lost
4+ stars on earlier edition of this book, mystery/suspense
Social worker Claire Conover honestly believed she could make a difference in the world until she gets the phone call she’s dreaded her entire career. One of her young clients, Michael, has been found dead and his mother, Ashley, has been arrested for his murder. And who made the decision to return Michael to Ashley? Claire Conover.
All The Young Warriors
Anthony Neil Smith
5 star mystery/thriller
When two of the Twin Cities’ “Lost Boys” — young Somali men drafted to fight for terrorists back in the homeland — kill a pair of cops on his home turf, detective Ray Bleeker is left devastated. One of the dead cops was his girlfriend. The investigation grinds to a halt when he discovers that the young murderers have fled to Somalia to fight in the rebel army.
86 Avenue du Goulet (A Samantha Jamison Mystery Volume 3)
Peggy A. Edelheit
5 star mystery
In between writing novels, all I wanted to do was visit my friend, Martine, enjoy the sun, the Mediterranean and the French Riviera. She insisted I come sooner to help her and said she would explain upon my arrival. I agreed, but once there, I quickly became ensnared in a deadly maze of misdirection, hostility, lies and a history of buried garden secrets and intrigue, a French gardener, a cat lady and the mysterious house of red light.