The Moth Wasn’t Harmless, by Tara Ratzlaff

The Moth Wasn’t Harmless, by Tara Ratzlaff Twenty-eight-year-old Carmen Karlaff, owner of a native grass and wildflower seed farm in northwestern Minnesota, finds herself involved in another murder.  Marcy, an old friend, moves home along with her husband, Brian.  In the few short weeks Brian has been back he has angered everyone he comes into…

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The Dead Sang Off Key, by J. L. Buck

The Dead Sang Off Key, by J. L. Buck England, summer of 1813. Lady Anne Ashburn and her father are at Seaford, a seaside resort, recovering from her mother’s death. When the earl is called to Parliament in London, Anne becomes bored and explores nearby Singing Cave. Her maid is telling her tales of smugglers…

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Lucky Lady, by Paulla Hunter

Lucky Lady, by Paulla Hunter In this third book of Darcy Moreland Mysteries, intrepid TV investigative reporter, Darcy Moreland exposes a long-standing corruption scheme involving both city and state officials that causes murders, protests, a kidnapping, and the arrest of two members of the American Indian Movement. A bloody bison head was placed in front…

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Home Is the Sailor, by Lillian Marek

Home Is the Sailor, by Lillian Marek The naval Battle of Copenhagen cost Captain Will Dormer an eye and a leg. The battle to establish himself as Viscount Claremont of Belford Park could cost him his life. He feels completely at sea as owner of an estate, but his father and two brothers managed to…

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The Wedding Journey, by Carla Kelly

The Wedding Journey, by Carla Kelly A shy surgeon, Captain Jesse Randall has long been secretly in love with Elinore Mason, the daughter of a drunken officer deep in debt to Major Bones, who is determined to seduce Elinore. The British Army has begun its winter retreat from Spain, controlled by Napoleon, back to the…

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Outlaw Mountain, by Cindy Keen Reynders

Outlaw Mountain, by Cindy Keen Reynders As autumn colors brighten the town of Meadowlark Valley, Wyoming, and the surrounding mountains, the brutal murder of a local woman upsets the locals, along with the mysterious disappearance of a rancher’s daughter. Private investigator Reese Golden, along with local detective Jeremy Savage, seek to uncover the truth. Despite…

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A Thirst For Murder, by C. R. Koons

A Thirst For Murder, by C. R. Koons Ulysses Walker, Sheriff of Taos County, is facing a tough re-election campaign against a well-funded opponent when a respected historian and acequiero.  The murder looks like a dispute over shared irrigation water at first. But after two more murders the sheriff uncovers a web of corruption born…

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The Unlikely Gunwharf Rats, by Carla Kelly

The Unlikely Gunwharf Rats, by Carla Kelly The year is 1808. Davey Ten, a promising Gunwharf Rat, has finished a year of medical school at the renowned University of Edinburgh. It’s been a tough year for Davey. Students and faculty alike have been informed of Davey’s early workhouse years, his questionable parentage, and his lowly…

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The Family Man, by Lyn Farrell

The Family Man, by Lyn Farrell A woman approaches Rosedale Investigations to report her husband missing. Then another woman arrives to report her husband is missing. When the team sees the photographs of James Browning, they realize it’s the same guy; they have a bigamist on their hands. Detective Wayne Nichols locates Browning’s car at the…

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Never Touch a Dead Body, by J. W. Hodge

Never Touch a Dead Body, by J. W. Hodge Mercedes Harrigan, novice landlord, is a pro at cleaning up messy apartments but cleaning up after an elderly tenant dies presents a different dilemma. It’s not the dead body lying on the kitchen floor that has Sadie freaked out, she grew up playing among the caskets…

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