If you love the slice-of-life cozy mysteries that take place in a small town, Hammers and Homicide by Paula Charles is definitely for you.
PLOT TWIST by Erin La Rosa, a sweet and steamy, contemporary romance, is utterly satisfying in all of the best ways.
Starling House with its intricately plotted story line weaving past injustices with present ones with revenge and retribution with a through line of family secrets is an engrossing and moving read.
SHARDS OF GLASS by Michelle Sagara is an intricately plotted fantasy mystery set in the long series world of Elantra.
“Four Weddings and a Puppy” by Lizzie Shane is a standalone novel set in Pine Hollow, VT. The book intertwines the themes of childhood crush, opposites attract, friendship, and comfort. The heroine, Kendall, attempts to save her family’s ski resort by organizing wedding receptions, while concurrently managing feelings for her childhood crush Brody, an Olympic skier. The book is praised for its chemistry, supportive friend group, humor, and heartwarming moments.
Calamity is Constance Fay’s debut novel. It’s a fast-paced, high stakes space opera full of intrigue coupled with an enemies-to-lovers, slow burn, forced proximity romance that brings the steam.
Mallory thinks she’s out of the investigation game. But those dreams are dashed in CHAOS TERMINAL by Mur Lafferty.
Barbacoa, Bomba, and Betrayal by Raquel V. Reyes mixes a delicious cozy culinary mystery with important social justice issues.
MURDER BY THE SEASHORE by the Samara Yew is the first book in a debut cozy mystery series set in a Socal bookstore.