Death in the Family by Tessa Wegert

Reviews for Death in the Family both drew me to the book and made me wary. “A Christie-inspired mystery.” “This is an Agathe Christieesque murder mystery.” “If you loved Agatha Christie you are going to have a new author to fill that void.” I love Christie and that era of …

Apple Cider Slaying by Julie Anne Lindsey

Apple Cider Slaying is the first book in a new series. I’ve read a couple books by this author (under her pseudonym) before and enjoyed them well enough, but what drew me to this one was the Christmassy setting. Winnie has returned to her hometown, Blossom Valley, West Virginia to …

A Murderous Affair by Leighann Dobbs and Harmony Williams

Lady Katherine is a non-traditional woman for her time. Her passion is solving murder mysteries, and only a few people know that’s what she does. Most people believe she’s a matchmaker.  A Murderous Affair is the first I’ve read in the series. It works fine as a stand-alone, but I …