Clara Maynard's blog

Rizzoli and Isles

Tess Gerritsen

With the advent of the new TV series based on Tess Gerritsen’s mysteries, I decided to investigate,
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The Siege

Book and Snake building, Yale

I love Stephen White’s mysteries, and this one is no exception. Most of his novels feature Alan Gregory, a psychologist in Boulder, Colo. However, some of his novels feature other characters, with Alan making a mere cameo appearance. In The Seige, Sam Purdy, Alan’s policeman friend, is the star. He winds up in New Haven...

Cozy but deadly

house

One of Charlaine Harris’ less known series features Aurora Teagarden, a librarian and real estate agent....

Dead Madonna

fishing man

Dead Madonna is one of the Loon Lake mysteries by Victoria Houston. The heroine, police chief Lew Ferris, tries to keep order in her small town, but has to deal with two suspicious deaths in one day. She enlists the help of Doc, her lover and part time coroner, and a local fishing guide, Ray.  This is a laid back series, with lots of eccentric characters. Fish...

Curse of the Spellmans

books and birthday cake for Izzy Spellman

Isabel Spellman’s family is still in the PI business and they still drive each other crazy! When Izzy has to move back home, she really likes the new, handsome neighbor next door, but then she notices some suspicious activities. Now she won’t rest even though she has been arrested 4 times over the course of her investigation! Curse of the Spellmans is the second book in the Spellm...

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