Review :: Dead-End Detective :: Amanda Flowers

Darby Piper is in shock. Samantha Porter—her mentor and business partner at Two Girls Detective Agency—has died in a car crash, and it doesn’t look like an accident. In fact, evidence is pointing toward Darby. Darby had expected to inherit Samantha’s half of the agency, but Samantha had recently changed the will to leave it […]

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kidlit :: Malamander :: Thomas Taylor

Thomas Taylor’s Malamander is a delightfully creepy book for middle grade readers…   Nobody visits Eerie-on-Sea in the winter. Especially not when darkness falls and the wind howls around Maw Rocks and the wreck of the battleship Leviathan, where even now some swear they have seen the unctuous malamander creep… Herbert Lemon, Lost-and-Founder at the […]

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Review :: Cosy Christmas Mysteries

We all know I love a good cover, and alongside that I’m a big fan of a pun in a title and a cat on the cover, so it’s kind of surprising that I don’t read more cosy mysteries! This week, though, I do have two cosy Christmassy mysteries to share with you! Both of […]

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Review :: The Mitford Murders :: Jessica Fellowes

** I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own** Book description (from Goodreads)It’s 1919, and Louisa Cannon dreams of escaping her life of poverty in London, and most of all her oppressive and dangerous uncle. Louisa’s salvation is a position within the Mitford household […]

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Review :: The Clue in the Trees :: Margi Preus

** I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own** Book description (from NetGalley) Francie’s brother Theo has secrets—secrets Francie thinks she wants to know. But what if one of those secrets is that Theo is a murderer? To avoid considering that possibility, Francie plunges […]

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Review :: Away with the Fairies :: Phryne Fisher

** I received a free copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own** It’s 1928 in Melbourne and Phryne is asked to investigate the puzzling death of a famous author and illustrator of fairy stories. To do so, Phryne takes a job within the women’s magazine that employed […]

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