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Erika Chase

by Cyntha Chow
& Sandra Murphy



This week we have another fun group of Penguin mysteries,3 book related and 1 about a resale store-All Sales Final: A Good Buy Girls Mystery By Josie Belle, Knot the Usual Suspects by Molly MacRae, Booked for Trouble: A Lighthouse Library Mystery by Eva Gates, and Law and Author: An Ashton Corners Book Club Mystery by Erika Chase.

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by Cynthia Chow
& Erika Chase



This week we have a review of the latest book in the fun Book Club mystery series by Erika Chase, Book Fair and Foul. We also have a fun guest post by Erika on avoiding the Jessica Fletcher Syndrome. At the end of this post are details on how to enter to win a copy of Book Fair & Foul, and you will also find a link to purchase the book where a portion goes to help support KRL.

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by Sandra Murphy
& Cynthia Chow


As the summer begins to wind down, here are some more fun Penguin mystery reviews & giveaways. This time we have librarians, bookstores, dogs and crocheting. Check out Cover Story: An Ashton Corners Book Club Mystery By Erika Chase, Remnants of Murder By Elizabeth Lynn Casey, Not the Killing Type: A Booktown Mystery By Lorna Barrett, Woof at the Door By Laura Morrigan and Yarn To Go By Betty Hechtman. Details on how to win all 5 books at the end of this post, along with a link to purchase them.

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by Sandra Murphy



For your holiday reading and gift giving pleasure we are reviewing 3 Christmas mysteries from Penguin & you can enter to win copies of all 3! We have Let It Sew by Elizabeth Lynn Casey, Read and Buried by Erika Chase, and Herald of Death by Kate Kingsbury. Details at the end of this post on how to enter along with info on how to purchase copies of the books, and if you use our purchase links you help support KRL and our ability to keeping bringing you mystery fun in the new year! And don’t miss our other book giveaways in this week’s issue!

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