GHOST OF A POTION by Heather Blake

GHOST OF A POTION by Heather Blake Magic Potion Mysteries: Book #3 Obsidian Pub date: October 6, 2014 The stretch between Halloween and November 3rd is a rough one for Carly Bell Hartwell; it’s when restless ghosts rise up and seek help from witches like her to cross over. Carly has every intention of lying low this year until the spirit activity dies down, but then Haywood Dodd gets himself murdered at a costume ball she’s attending and her plans go straight out the window. Haywood can’t find peace until his killer is caught—and he’s determined to haunt Carly in the meantime. Carly’s willing to investigate if it means she...

Thomas Pluck Interview

Thomas Pluck is the author of HOT RED HEART, BLADE OF DISHONOR, GET PLUCKED, OUR LADY OF VENGEANCE: 13 DISHES SERVES COLD among others. In addition to writing, Pluck tirelessly advocates for Protect, the National Association to Protect Children. His most recent project, PROTECTORS 2: HEROES an anthology of 55 stories benefits their work aiding children from physical, sexual, and emotional abuse. Tim Hennessy: This is the second anthology you’ve put together for the National Association to Protect Children. What can you tell us about Protect and how did you get involved with them? Thomas Pluck: Protect is a bipartisan political PAC that...

COVER STORY by Brenda Buchanan

COVER STORY Brenda Buchanan Joe Gale Mystery #2 Carina Press September 28, 2015 Fisherman and single father Danny Boothby stands accused of murdering social worker Frank O’Rourke, and newspaper reporter Joe Gale has been dispatched to Downeast Maine to cover the trial. Joe assumes Danny’s lawyer will argue self-defense, but the longer he sits in the courtroom, the less certain he becomes that Danny did the deed. If Joe can ferret out the real killer, it’ll make for one hell of a front-page story; unfortunately for Joe, though, it seems someone in town will do anything to ensure the truth stays buried. Equal parts courtroom thriller and...

Chris Holm’s THE KILLING KIND is featured in this week’s giveaway Sep18

Chris Holm’s THE KILLING KIND is featured in...

Hey Kids! This week, we have the latest from a pal of the CrimeSpree family and spouse of one of our reviewers (Katrina Niidas Holm).  So this week, CrimeSpree Magazine, in conjunction with Friday Reads Facebook page, is offering you a chance to win a copy of THE KILLING KIND by Chris Holm   THE KILLING KIND A hitman who only kills other hitmen winds up a target himself.   Michael Hendricks kills people for money. That aside, he’s not so bad a guy.   Once a covert operative for a false-flag unit of the US military, Hendricks was presumed dead after a mission in Afghanistan went sideways. He left behind his old life–and...

MALICE AT THE PALACE BY RHYS BOWEN

MALICE AT THE PALACE Rhys Bowen August 4, 2015 Berkley Prime Crime (hardcover) London, 1934. Lady Georgiana Rannoch is delighted to be tasked with playing hostess to Prince George’s bride-to-be, Princess Marina of Greece—particularly since the gig comes with free room and board. But when one of George’s former flings—a notorious party girl by the name of Bobo Carrington—is found dead outside Kensington Palace, Georgiana starts to wonder just what she signed on for. Did somebody leave Bobo for the Royal Family to find? Is a member of the Royal Family to blame? Lady Rannoch is determined to catch the culprit—and hopefully prevent scandal from...