Friday, March 11, 2016

What's New? Crime and Poetry by Amanda Flower

What's New? Crime and Poetry ( A Magical Bookshop Mystery) by Amanda Flower releases on April 5th. I was lucky to be able to read this early and it is an amazing read. You won't want to miss this one. And look at the cover, isn't it fantastic.

Series: A Magical Bookshop Mystery (Book 1)
Mass Market Paperback: 368 pages
Publisher: NAL (April 5, 2016)
Language: English

From Amanda Flower —who writes the national bestselling Amish Quilt Shop Mysteries as Isabella Alan —comes the first in the new Magical Bookshop Mystery series.

Rushing home to sit by her ailing grandmother’s bedside, Violet Waverly is shocked to find Grandma Daisy the picture of perfect health. Violet doesn’t need to read between the lines: her grandma wants Violet back home and working in her magical store, Charming Books. It’s where the perfect book tends to fly off the shelf and pick you...

Violet has every intention to hightail it back to Chicago, but then a dead man is discovered clutching a volume of Emily Dickinson’s poems from Grandma Daisy’s shop. The victim is Benedict Raisin, who recently put Grandma Daisy in his will, making her a prime suspect. Now, with the help of a tuxedo cat named Emerson, Violet will have to find a killer to keep Grandma from getting booked for good...

About the Author
Amanda Flower is an Agatha Award-nominated author. She also writes the USA Today bestselling Amish Quilt Shop Mysteries, including Murder, Simply Served and Murder, Simply Stitched under the name Isabella Alan.


  1. I am a fan of hers under both names and am looking forward to Crime and Poetry as well!

  2. I do love the cover! I will have to look for this one.

  3. The cover and the name of the book are really attractive and promising. The authors name sound like something magical. I'd love to read one.


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