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June’s weather is heating up…but cozy mysteries are a delightful way to spend some time in the shade!
Sharon's Cozy corner / June 7, 2010

Well, summer is well and truly upon us and what better way to pass these glorious, sun-filled days than with a lively and fun cozy mystery! June features a bumper-crop of our favorite genre, with more great titles due out in July and August. Fill up your beach bag or your suitcase with your favorite author and take their stories along with you on vacation this summer! Dive in with me to explore these new titles! Paddling around at the swallow end of the pool are three new series debuting this month. NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEED: A Haunted Guesthouse Mystery by E.J. Copperman features Alison Kerby and her smart, sassy 9-year old daughter Melissa. After moving into a huge old Victoria house in her hometown of Harbor Haven, New Jersey (on the Jersey Shore) that she plans to convert into a guesthouse, Alison discovers that she and her daughter aren’t the only residents of the house – two feisty ghosts, named Paul and Maxey, are in residence and they want Alison to find out who murdered them. This promises to be a delightful series! (Copperman also writes the Double Feature Mysteries and Aaron Tucker Mysteries as Jeffrey Cohen.) Another…

Uncategorized / September 28, 2009

August 2009On Sale: August 1, 2009Featuring: Edwina Perkins-Martin; Debbie Sue Overstreet320 pages ISBN: 0061434388EAN: 9780061434389Trade Size$13.99 Mystery Woman Sleuth, Mystery Amateur Sleuth Buy at Curing The Blues With A New Pair Of Shoesby Dixie Cash January 8th is a special day in Salt Lick, Texas. It’ s Elvis’ birthday. Hogg’s Drive-In, local hamburger eatery and favorite of Elvis’ in his fledgling career days, is conducting a huge celebration, including an exhibit of Elvis’s blue suede shoes borrowed from a museum in Las Vegas. But right before the big day, the shoes go missing! Now it’s up to hairstylists/detectives Debbie Sue Overstreet and Edwina Perkins-Martin to save the day. With the help of sassy reporter Avery Deaton and sports writer Sam Carter, the Domestic Equalizers take on the mystery. Debbie Sue and Edwina are first-class multi- taskers, so it’s no big deal for them to solve a mystery, provide a few hair-dos and do some matchmaking on the side. Before all is said and done, someone will be held at gunpoint, the Jimmy Choos will be broken out and a shocking secret will be revealed involving a local octogenarian. Previous Picks Visit to learn more about books and authors.