Love in a Nutshell by Janet Evanovich & Dorien Kelly

I’ve been having some good luck with light romances lately. Love in a Nutshell is just fun – and guess what, Kate and Matt are actually honest with each other, well more or less. They make a good couple – instant attraction but a few issues keeping them apart, like …

Murder at the Book Group by Maggie King

I wanted to like this mystery. The set-up is right up my alley, a mystery reading book group whose member dies during a meeting. Books and murder, a bunch of middle-age women who are readers and writers – perfect. But it was all too much, too many (confusing) characters, too …

Cockroaches by Jo Nesbø

Fictional detectives fall into many categories; the competent police force detective, male or female; the female amateur of so many light cozies, who may or may not have a bit of magic about her; the former professional who still “helps” with the occasional case; and the competent private investigator are …