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Fresh Pick | HOLIDAY BUZZ by Cleo Coyle
Fresh Pick / December 9, 2012

December 2012 On Sale: December 4, 2012 Featuring: Clare Cosi ISBN: 0425255352 EAN: 9780425255353 Kindle: B008EXO2CC Mass Market Paperback / e-Book $7.99 Add to Wish List  Mystery Woman Sleuth, Holiday, Mystery Buy at Holiday Buzz by Cleo Coyle Cleo Coyle writes “a foodie’s delight…and a satisfyingly rich mystery” (Kirkus), and now the national bestselling author of A BREW TO A KILL serves up a yuletide treat in her new Coffeehouse Mystery HOLIDAY BUZZ. Includes holiday and cookie recipes! Holiday time is party time in New York City, but after a sparkling winter bash ends with a murder, Village Blend coffeehouse manager Clare Cosi vows to put the killer on ice… At the Great New York Cookie Swap, pastry chefs bake up their very best for charity. Clare is in charge of the beverage service, and her famous Fa–la–la–la Lattes make the gathering even merrier. But her high spirits come crashing down to earth when she discovers the battered body of a hard–working baker’s assistant. Police suspect a serial attacker whose escalating crimes have become known as “The Christmas Stalkings.” Clare’s boyfriend, NYPD detective Mike Quinn, finds reason to believe even more sinister forces are involved. Clare isn’t so sure,…

Karen Erickson | A Christmas Wish List
Author Guest / December 9, 2012

My heroine from my new holiday romance JANE’S GIFT has only two simple wishes for the upcoming Christmas season. She wants to be surrounded by her family, and she wants to create new holiday memories for her young children. You see, Jane suffered terrible burns in a house fire—and lost her husband in the fire. Widowed and slowly recovering, she’s had a rough time of it. That’s why she’s come back home to Lone Pine Lake, the small town where she grew up, where the majority of her family still resides. It’s a place for her to reconnect with her siblings, her parents and her friends, send her children to the same elementary school she attended and open herself to new possibilities. Jane certainly doesn’t expect to fall in love again, especially with the handsome fire captain who happens to be one of her younger brother’s best friends. Christian Nelson is kind, handsome and he seems interested in Jane, despite what she worries is her emotional baggage. Soon, Jane’s falling for Chris…and her wish list grows to include allowing a special someone to become a part of her life—on a permanent basis. I hope if you get a chance to…