Justified Secrets – Shawn McGuire (Whispering Pines 9)

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A dangerous storm, a wounded stranger, and a ghost from the past. Just another Thursday in Whispering Pines. A monster of a blizzard is on the way, but the … Continue reading Justified Secrets – Shawn McGuire (Whispering Pines 9)

Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 1

  Another amazing reading year! I feel so incredibly lucky to be part of the book blogging community and to have made contacts with authors, bloggers and blog tour organisers that have all introduced to me to a wealth of literary riches this year. There have been far too many excellent books to limit myself … Continue reading Bookshine’s Best Reads of 2019 – Part 1

The Vanished Bride – Bella Ellis

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author, NetGalley and Hodder & Stoughton. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*       Blurb:  Yorkshire, 1845, and dark rumours are spreading across the moors. Everything indicates that Mrs Elizabeth Chester of Chester Grange has been brutally murdered in her … Continue reading The Vanished Bride – Bella Ellis

Blog Tour: The Slayings in Sydenham – Alice Castle

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A dangerous move… Single mum and super sleuth, Beth Haldane, has been set her most daunting task yet by handsome cop boyfriend Inspector Harry … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Slayings in Sydenham – Alice Castle

Merciful Secrets – Shawn McGuire (Whispering Pines 8)

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author.  The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Celebrate the season in Whispering Pines with snow, mistletoe, and murder. Preparations for the Yuletide festival are in full swing, and so is the gossip about a blackmailing villager. … Continue reading Merciful Secrets – Shawn McGuire (Whispering Pines 8)

Beyond the Gravy – Mandy Morton

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author and Farrago. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Psychic cat Irene Peggledrip is being visited by a band of malevolent spirits who all claim to be murderers. Not only is their message disturbing, but they cause chaos with … Continue reading Beyond the Gravy – Mandy Morton

A Right Proper Murder – Pearl Goodfellow

  *I received a free copy of this book, with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  They’ve defeated a crazed warlock… ...turned an irate dragon to stone. Now they face the Victorians. Can the cats get out of this alive? The Infiniti find themselves in … Continue reading A Right Proper Murder – Pearl Goodfellow

Andorra Pett and the Oort Cloud Café – Richard Dee

  *I received a free copy of this book via Voracious Readers Only and with thanks to the author. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  Meet Andorra Pett; with her trusty sidekick, she’s taken over a derelict café. On a mining station. It just happens to be orbiting Saturn! She’s hoping … Continue reading Andorra Pett and the Oort Cloud Café – Richard Dee

Blog Tour: The Body in Belair Park – Alice Castle

  *I received a free ARC of this book with thanks to the author and Rachel Gilbey at Rachel’s Random Resources blog tours. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  A dead Bridge player. A determined mother. A new case… Beth Haldane is on the verge of having everything she’s ever wanted. Her son is … Continue reading Blog Tour: The Body in Belair Park – Alice Castle

The Liar in the Library – Simon Brett

  *I received a free ARC of this book, with thanks to the author, NetGalley and Black Thorn. The decision to review and my opinions are my own.*   Blurb:  When an author event at the local library ends in murder, Jude finds herself a suspect in the waspishly witty new Fethering mystery. Having been booked to … Continue reading The Liar in the Library – Simon Brett