Quinn Checks in by L.H. Thomson
Mystery series featuring insurance investigator, Liam Quinn
Liam Quinn is a product of Philadelphia’s aptly named, Fishtown; a rough, elderly neighborhood out of which he develops a talent for boxing and a love for art. He has a dad and a brother on the police force, and an unfortunate three-year prison tern for art forgery.
Now he’s on the right side of the law with a nifty license to investigate insurance claims, courtesy of a family connection, though his… Continue reading
Kathleen Kaska’s Three Mystery-Trivia Books
Updated and Reissued by LL-Publications.
The Sherlock Holmes Triviography and Quiz Book features hundreds of trivia about the world’s most famous detective, answering such questions as whether or not Sherlock Holmes ever uttered the phrase “Elementary, my dear Watson”. Kathleen Kaska draws upon the entire Sherlock Holmes canon, plus the hundreds of films and thousands of radio and television programs that featured the detective and his inimitable partner, Dr. Watson. The Sherlock Holmes Triviography and Quiz Book is enhanced with 75 separate quizzes, asking probing, intriguing, fun questions related to all of Conan… Continue reading
Mai Tai Butterfly by JoAnn Bassett
Another good deal/good read Amazon/kindle: $2.99
I love the first line of this book,” My life ended with a letter bomb. It made for a quick exit—like a magician’s trick: now you see her, now you don’t. The limb-from-limb pain came later.”
There’s no doubt that Nola’s twenty-five year marriage has subsided into compromise and boredom. Then she opens a correspondence from a florist meant for her husband and gets the surprise of her life. Yes, he’s cheating—with another man. Which, as awful as it sounds, is also funny… well, it is when… Continue reading
$.99 Amazon Kindle.
While Megan Riley struggles to keep her real estate career afloat in a down economy, her rich and beautiful women friends live life to the hilt. But as Megan watches her friends lives unravel with philandering husbands and financial problems of their own, she realizes that her lonely life may not be so bad after all.
Enter Matt Donovan, LAPD homicide detective, and his investigation into the brutal and sadistic murders of young hookers. Though there’s an instant attraction between Matt and Megan, I liked the slow and sexy way the… Continue reading
[subscribe2]Murder déjà vu by Polly Iyer, 2011
I picked up this book as a FREE read from Amazon’s KDP Select program from a (new to me) Indie author and was very pleased with the read, so here’s my 5 star review.
Catherine Coulter, Sandra Brown, move over! Polly Iyer has a winner in this romantic suspense novel.
In Reece Daughtry, Dana Minette finds a man who is as passionate about creating the beautiful fireplaces featured in national magazines as he is about saving wounded and abused animals. But Reece isn’t only an artist and builder, he’s also a man who’s… Continue reading