Wednesday, January 1, 2014

First Novel of 2014

Shelia of Book Journey asks you to join in this tradition of picking the book that you will be reading into the new year.  It can be a coveted book that you have been waiting to read, a guilty pleasure book, a re-read of a favorite that you want to explore once again… whatever you want.

My first novel of 2014

One Dead Cookie by Virginia Lowell.

A cozy mystery. I have finished it and my review will come up soon. 


Olivia is busy baking up special cookies for Maddie's upcoming engagement party when soap star Trevor Lane shows up unexpectedly in town. It soon becomes clear that Trevor, who grew up in the neighboring town of Twiterton, left behind a number of enemies with long memories. Even Trevor's assistant and childhood friend, Dougie, seems to harbor a grudge against him.

Soon after his arrival, Trevor is found dead on The Gingerbread House porch, his handsome face branded with the image of a cookie cutter. When their friend Stacey is implicated in the murder, Olivia and Maddie rush to find the killer. Because it seems someone in Chatterley Heights has a sweet tooth for revenge...


Anonymous said...

Wow, already finished? That is fast. I hope you enjoyed it. I'll be a looooong time with my fat book. Easily the weekend. :-)

gautami tripathy said...

We are 9-12 hours ahead of US! Hence I finished 290 pages!

Sheila (Bookjourney) said...

I am just getting started after the runt today :) So glad you participated!

bermudaonion said...

You finished that quickly! Happy New Year!

Nise' said...

Yay! The first book already read.

Harvee said...

This cozy is on my wish list!
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gautami tripathy said...

The second too has been read!

Inspector Singh Investigates: A Calamitous Chinese Killing by Shamini Flint

Elizabeth said...

Looks like a good choice. ENJOY!!!

Happy New Year!!

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