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Vickie Fee

by Cynthia Chow
& Sandra Murphy



This week we have reviews & giveaways of 4 more fun mysteries-Bad Neighbors: An Agnes and Effie Mystery by Maia Chance, Plain Confessions: An Amish Mystery by Emma Miller, Santa Fe Mourning: A Santa Fe Revival Mystery by Amanda Allen, and Til Death Do Us Party: A Live and Di in Dixie Mystery by Vickie Fee.

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by Sunny Frazier


No better Mom’s Day gift than a fun mystery to read in the garden. If you’re the mom, drop a few hints for these books. Even better, ask for a gift card.
Introduce Mom to Vannetta Chapman’s new Amish Bishop mysteries. In the San Luis Valley of Colorado, an out-of-control fire takes the life of an elderly Amish bachelor.

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by Cynthia Chow


Although professional party planner Liv McKay is fully booked for the Halloween season, she feels that she owes much of her success to the support of the Professional Women’s Association of Dixie. Saddled with their unfortunately pronounced acronym, PWAD’s president may have business knowledge, but she is mostly focused on promoting her own personal interests. The vice-president of Dixie Savings and Loan only because her father owns the bank, Morgan Robinson is renowned for getting on everyone’s last nerve and for all males in the vicinity.

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by Sunny Frazier


We say good-bye to a well-loved series, hello to the Farmer’s Daughter, and celebrate Christmas just a wee bit early. Looking for recipes? Have we got books for you!

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by Cynthia Chow


As a professional party-planner and the sole owner of Liv 4 Fun, Liv McKay’s life revolves around meticulously maintained schedules and lists. What the Dixie, Tennessee native definitely did not have on her agenda was discovering the bodies of Duane and Darrell Farrell, one stuffed in a client’s freezer and his brother stashed with the garbage. In this tiny Southern town where gossip spreads information faster than a police scanner, Liv worries that the murders will have an impact on her growing business. What proves to be far more mortifying is the discovery of evidence linking Liv’s father-in-law Daddy Wayne to drug trafficking within his trucking business.

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