It’s a Cozy Sampler! (1/22/21)

Looking for a new cozy series? In the new edition of Cozy Case Files, Minotaur Books compiles the beginnings of six charming cozy mysteries publishing in Winter 2021 for free for easy sampling. The eleventh edition of Cozy Case Files features the latest cozies by the following authors: Ellie Alexander, Vivien Chien, Mariah Fredericks, Diane […]

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Thriller Thursday: Cozies (12/10/20)

Cozy up this winter with the discovery of a mysterious antique trunk leading to a murder, a crime-filled cat cafe, and a pop-up ice cream shop with a surprise death. HIDDEN TREASURE: A Josie Prescott Antiques Mystery by Jane K. Cleland “A New Hampshire antiques dealer buys a house, finds a treasure, and—wait for it—solves […]

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Cozy Spotlight (11/23/20)

It’s time to cozy up with some mysteries! Today we’re spotlighting a quirky triple murder all done with the same unusual weapon and an amateur sleuth who delves into a murderous winter wonderland. MURDER BY MILK BOTTLE by Lynne Truss “In bestseller Truss’s outstanding third Constable Twitten mystery (after 2019’s THE MAN THAT GOT AWAY), […]

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Thriller Thursday: Cozy and Historical Mysteries (10/8/20)

Curl up and go back in time with some cozy and historical mysteries, including holiday season in NYC, a spunky southern investigator, and the next Christmas miracle in a cozy series. A RESOLUTION AT MIDNIGHT by Shelley Noble “Christmas in 1907 New York City provides the backdrop for Noble’s enticing third Lady Dunbridge mystery (after […]

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For Your Consideration: November 2020 LibraryReads Titles

Download, read, and vote for your favorite November titles for the November 2020 LibraryReads list! Votes due October 1! TSARINA by Ellen Alpsten “Alpsten’s debut reimagines the other Catherine—Catherine Alexeyevna, wife of Peter the Great, who took over the empire after her husband’s death in 1725 (and his torture and murder of his son, the […]

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Thriller Thursday: Cozy Mysteries (8/13/20)

Today we’re curling up with some cozies with some delectable trouble in the Ho-Lee Noodle House, a Lobster Festival gone wrong, the first in a new series set in the remote Scilly Islands, and a pair of rare falcons at a Renaissance Faire. KILLER KUNG PAO: A Noodle Shop Mystery by Vivien Chien “Lana is […]

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It’s a Cozy Sampler! (8/11/20)

Looking for a new cozy series? In the new edition of COZY CASE FILES, our friends at Minotaur Books compiled the beginnings of eleven charming cozy mysteries publishing in Fall 2020 for free for easy sampling. The tenth edition of COZY CASE FILES features the latest cozies by the following authors: Ashley Weaver, Jane K. […]

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Thriller Thursday: Cozy Mysteries (7/16/20)

Cuddle up to more cozy mysteries this month with the next in the Ancestry Detective series set in a boutique Texas hotel and an Easter weekend gone wrong. LINEAGE MOST LETHAL: An Ancestry Detective Mystery by S. C. Perkins “In Perkins’s appealing sequel to 2019’s MURDER ONCE REMOVED, hotel owner Pippa Sutton hires Austin, Tex., […]

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Guest Book Talker: Diane Kelly

Take a tour of Diane Kelly’s outdoor workspace and meet some of the furry friends that inspire her work! Check out Diane’s series: Tara Holloway series Paw Enforcement series House-Flipper Mystery series Don’t miss Diane Kelly’s next book in her Paw Enforcement series, BENDING THE PAW, out October 27, 2020. […]

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Staff Picks Happy Hour (6/29/20)

You’re cordially invited to join our Mac Lib Staff Picks Happy Hour! Grab your beverage of choice, find your favorite chair/porch spot, and let’s talk BOOKS! SECRET NIGHTS WITH A COWBOY by Caitlin CrewsISBN 9781250625496, on sale 12/1/20 After Rae Trujillo’s disastrous marriage to her high school sweetheart ended about as badly as it could, […]

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