Cute and cuddly mystery strikes again :)

Remember these short and fast-paced mysteries I reviewed before? I’ve got another one for you :). One that’s being published today!

self-serve-murderSelf-Serve Murder (Death by Cupcake #3) by D.E. Haggerty

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What would you do if you woke up in your bed with a naked dead guy next to you? Without any memory of what might’ve happened? That’s exactly what Kristie has to deal with. Being a good girl and a social worker makes things even worse. How could she end up in a situation like this? It seems she’ll have to find out… with a bit of help from her boss lady, coworker, and two policemen who seem to be glued to their ladies ;).

Yet another fun and light read from D.E. Haggerty. It was just what I needed during these cold days in overcrowded trains. Well… can’t say it’s cold inside a train like this, but there’s the waiting part before it finally arrives. Continue reading “Cute and cuddly mystery strikes again :)”

Cruel psycho killer and a girl with a tracking K-9

It rarely happens that I pick up something so dark and serious. And it’s even more rare that I finish reading a book like this, but let’s just say I had a motivation. And I was curious to finish it. It wasn’t easy, but here it is.

51tojveomlAngels in the Shadows by Joseph Blanche

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Angels in the Shadows is a psychological thriller about a young lady, Krissy, who uses a veteran Combat Tracking dog to search for lost children. Krissy is on the trail of two missing girls when she discovers something that threatens to destroy her and her family, and she finds herself on the trail of a serial killer.

If you’re looking for a pleasant mystery story – this is not for you. It’s brutal, bloody and graphic. The author did well to show you exactly what a psychopathic killer can do and what others are able to withstand to survive. The worst part of it is that it’s about children. I admit I struggled a lot to read it because of that. I’m more used to “nice” stories. This one shook me, scared me and yet it made me believe that people can do good things even if their life wasn’t easy. Continue reading “Cruel psycho killer and a girl with a tracking K-9”

Cozy mystery strikes again ;)

If you like a nice cozy mystery from time to time this is another series I’ve started and if the other books are at least as good as the prequel – it’s something I could recommend.

All-Butter ShortDeadAll-Butter ShortDead (Oxford Tearoom Mysteries 0.5) by H.Y. Hanna

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Gemma finally decided to go back home to Oxford and open a proper Tearoom. Little did she expect to find herself right in the middle of a murder case with her fellow plain passenger as a victim. And what’s worse – to become the main suspect! Continue reading “Cozy mystery strikes again ;)”

Dangerous hiking

For a story that’s pretty much outside of my comfort zone, I was surprised how hard it was to put it down. It’s an interesting story with some thrilling moments and a strong female heroine. And what else would you want from a good story?

UntraceableUntraceable (The Nature of Grace #1) by S.R. Johannes

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Graces’ father disappears. But you can’t simply vanish, there are always traces. She knows he’s still alive and she’s determined to find him even if everybody else thinks he’s dead.
Mo has his own mission. As it happens fate joins their paths. But who is this mysterious boy and why does he live in the forest. Can Grace really trust him?

Grace is a strong-minded heroine. She notices things others had missed, finds new traces, discovers a mystery she really should stay away from. As things get more and more dangerous she manages to stay focused and still keeps going. No matter what others might think of her. Continue reading “Dangerous hiking”