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Ellery Adams

Autor(a) de The Secret, Book, and Scone Society

70 Works 7,617 Membros 618 Críticas 12 Favorited

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Obras por Ellery Adams

A Killer Plot (2010) 467 exemplares
Murder in the Mystery Suite (2014) 432 exemplares
Pies and Prejudice (2012) 315 exemplares
The Whispered Word (2018) 288 exemplares
A Deadly Cliché (2011) 279 exemplares
Murder in the Paperback Parlor (2015) 266 exemplares
The Last Word (2011) 232 exemplares
The Book of Candlelight (2020) 226 exemplares
Murder in the Locked Library (2018) 216 exemplares
Chili Con Corpses (2007) 213 exemplares
Ink and Shadows (2021) 209 exemplares
Murder in the Secret Garden (2016) 207 exemplares
A Killer Collection (2006) 204 exemplares
Written in Stone (2012) 202 exemplares
Peach Pies and Alibis (2013) 184 exemplares
Poisoned Prose (2013) 181 exemplares
Carbs and Cadavers (2006) 173 exemplares
Murder in the Reading Room (2019) 165 exemplares
The Vanishing Type (2022) 146 exemplares
Lethal Letters (2014) 142 exemplares
Murder in the Storybook Cottage (2020) 137 exemplares
Pecan Pies and Homicides (2014) 135 exemplares
Murder in the Cookbook Nook (2021) 130 exemplares
Writing All Wrongs (2015) 127 exemplares
A Fatal Appraisal (2007) 113 exemplares
Killer Characters (2017) 109 exemplares
Fit to Die (2007) 104 exemplares
Lemon Pies and Little White Lies (2015) 104 exemplares
A Deadly Dealer (2007) 103 exemplares
Stiffs and Swine (2008) 95 exemplares
Paper Cuts (2023) 92 exemplares
The Way of the Guilty (2010) 90 exemplares
Breach of Crust (2016) 90 exemplares
Murder on the Poet's Walk (2022) 74 exemplares
The Battered Body (2009) 71 exemplares
Black Beans and Vice (2010) 67 exemplares
Stirring Up Strife (2009) 58 exemplares
Murder in the Book Lover's Loft (2023) 54 exemplares
The Path of the Crooked (2014) 48 exemplares
A Treacherous Trader (2014) 36 exemplares
A Devious Lot (2015) 31 exemplares
Pasta Mortem (2018) 26 exemplares
The Way of the Wicked (1851) 26 exemplares
Path of the Wicked (2010) 24 exemplares
Fate of the Fallen (2016) 23 exemplares
A Killer Keepsake (2017) 23 exemplares
The Cozy Chicks Kitchen (2012) 21 exemplares
The Root of All Evil (2014) 18 exemplares
The Graves of the Guilty (2014) 17 exemplares
A Bidder End (2019) 15 exemplares
A Fatal Fabergé (2020) 13 exemplares
The Cozy Cookbook 10 exemplares
Mint Condition Murder (2021) 9 exemplares
The Deeds of the Deceitful (2020) 9 exemplares
Tea Time with the Cozy Chicks (2015) 8 exemplares
Methods of Malice (2023) 5 exemplares
Paper Cuts, Book 6 1 exemplar
Kilker Characters 1 exemplar
Read Me (2000) 1 exemplar


Conhecimento Comum



Cozy mystery solving undertaken by unlikely detectives in a small North Carolina town, Miracle Springs. The detectives are four women carrying secrets they have not trusted anyone else to share with until they are drawn together into solving a murder of a visitor to their town. Each chapter began with a literary quote, which was a nice touch for a story in which a former train depot turned unique bookstore and its “bibliotherapist” owner, Nora Pennington, occupy the center.
bschweiger | 52 outras críticas | Feb 4, 2024 |
Not sure I'm into the "cozy mystery" thing. Lots of descriptions that didn't add anything to the story and were a little distracting. And every single character had some sort of traumatic backstory. Even the hot paramedic's dog had some sort of trauma. I don't know if it was explained or if I was just skimming by then. I finished the book, so it was good enough, but I don't think I'll read the sequel.
Greenfrog342 | 52 outras críticas | Jan 22, 2024 |
Jane Steward and her fiancé Edwin are traveling to Oyster Bay, NC to visit their friend Olivia Limoges. The activities are not picture perfect (Edwin ends up in the hospital) while Jane and Olivia work on solving the mystery of a body on the beach with a key to Storyton Hall nearby.

Unfortunately I believe this is the last visit with these characters from Storyton Hall. I was glad to see closure for many of them as well as their ability to solve the mystery. They will be missed.
cyderry | 6 outras críticas | Jan 13, 2024 |
Storyton Hall hosts fans of romantic fiction as well as some popular authors. One of the authors dies. Suspects and motives abound, but publishers and fans are surprised to learn something about their beloved author. This book was not as strong as the first. I found a few moments comedic--such as the times Jane's caretaker training becomes useful. After two retreats and two deaths at Storyton Hall, I wonder if anyone would want to attend a retreat there again.
thornton37814 | 21 outras críticas | Dec 29, 2023 |



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