The Janus Stone (Ruth Galloway #2) by Elly Griffiths

Synopsis "When a child's remains are found at a demolition site--a former children's home in Norwich--forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway is called in to examine the bones. She quickly notes that the skull is missing. Is this a Roman-era ritual sacrifice, or is the killer closer at hand? Ruth and DCI Nelson seek out the priest who … Continue reading The Janus Stone (Ruth Galloway #2) by Elly Griffiths

Legends & Lattes by Travis Baldree

Synopsis "Worn out after decades of packing steel and raising hell, Viv the orc barbarian cashes out of the warrior's life with one final score. A forgotten elegant, a fabled artifact, and an unreasonable amount of hope lead her to the streets of Thune, where she plans to open the first coffee shop the city … Continue reading Legends & Lattes by Travis Baldree

Sugar and Iced (Cupcake Bakery Mystery #6) by Jenn McKinlay

Synopsis "Normally Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura wouldn't be caught dead at a beauty pageant, but when Mel's mom asks them to provide cupcakes for the seventy-fifth annual Sweet Tiara contest as a favor for her best friend, they can't say no. Plus, between cooking up a daily display for the three-day event and sponsoring … Continue reading Sugar and Iced (Cupcake Bakery Mystery #6) by Jenn McKinlay

The Ink Black Heart (Cormoran Strike #6) by Robert Galbraith

Synopsis "When frantic, disheveled Edie Ledwell appears in the office begging to speak to her, private detective Robin Ellacott doesn't know quite what to make of the situation. The cocreator of a popular cartoon, The Ink Black Heart, Edie is being persecuted by a mysterious online figure who goes by the pseudonym of Anomie. Edie … Continue reading The Ink Black Heart (Cormoran Strike #6) by Robert Galbraith

How I Write: Secrets of a Bestselling Author by Janet Evanovich

Synopsis "How I Write is for anyone who is hungry to find out more about Janet Evanovich does what she does. How she comes up with such remarkable characters, like Stephanie Plum, Lula, and Grandma Mazur How she finds out insider details Just how she thinks up those hair-raising plots Techniques on revising and editing … Continue reading How I Write: Secrets of a Bestselling Author by Janet Evanovich

Payment in Kind (J.P. Beaumont #9) by J.A. Jance

Synopsis "In death, they were entwined like lovers - a man and a woman hideously slaughtered, then stuffed into a closet in the Seattle School District building. But what appears a cut-and-dried crime of passion, complete with an ideal prime suspect, goes deeper than investigating detective J.P. Beaumont could ever have imagined. For an accused … Continue reading Payment in Kind (J.P. Beaumont #9) by J.A. Jance

Mr. Perfect on Paper by Jean Meltzer

Synopsis "As the creator and CEO of the popular Jewish dating app J-Mate, matchmaker Dara Rabinowitz knows the formula for lasting love - at least, for everyone else. When it comes to her own love life, she's been idling indefinitely. Until her beloved bubbe shares Dara's checklist for "The Perfect Jewish Husband" on national television … Continue reading Mr. Perfect on Paper by Jean Meltzer

Vanilla Beaned (Cupcake Bakery Mystery #8) by Jenn McKinlay

Synopsis "Melanie and Angie are taking a gamble by opening their first franchise of the bakery, and where better to hit the jackpot than Vegas? Holly Hartzmark is a former showgirl who's looking to bring Mel and Angie's sweet treats to Sin City, but Mel isn't so sure she's ready to hand her recipes over … Continue reading Vanilla Beaned (Cupcake Bakery Mystery #8) by Jenn McKinlay