Capturing the Devil

Whether it's in the form of a movie, television series, or book, I do love a good murder mystery! During the recent Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon, I had the opportunity to read the fourth (and final) novel in Kerri Maniscalco's Stalking Jack the Ripper series, Capturing the Devil. While I desperately want to talk about…

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge Update: Week Sixteen

Good morning, everyone! I woke up to sunshine this morning, and it's a welcome change after the insanity of the weather over the past couple of days. I guess nothing about 2020 should really be surprising to us at this point, but snow in the middle of April? Seriously? So weird. After two weeks of…

The Tiki Goddess Mysteries

A few years ago, my mum and I had the opportunity to fly out to the island of Kauai to attend my older cousin's wedding. We had a wonderful time at the wedding, which was one of the most beautiful celebrations I've had the privilege of attending, and thoroughly enjoyed exploring the island during our…

POPSUGAR Reading Challenge 2020 Update: Week Twelve

How's everyone doing this week? This Covid-19 pandemic is scary, isn't it? I hope that you are all managing to stay healthy. Like so many of you, I've been vigilant about practicing social distancing and have stuck close to home this week. I would feign surprise at how easy it's been, but in all honesty,…

Death of a Gigolo

I love the new book section of my public library! My local library always does a great job of stocking exciting new titles, both fiction and nonfiction, and I usually find myself perusing the shelves every time I drop in to pick up and return books. My last trip to the library was just a…

Pride, Prejudice and Poison

When you think about the works of Jane Austen, the word "murder" isn't usually the first to spring to mind. But that's the subject of Elizabeth Blake's brand new novel, Pride, Prejudice and Poison. Pride, Prejudice and Poison is about a murder that takes place in Kirkbymoorside, an English village that has its own chapter…