Hop on over to Socrates' Book Reviews Blog, for a review of A Killer Read and an interview with the author , Erika Chase!
A KILLER READ is a 2012 Agatha Award nominee for Best First Novel!
It's the first meeting of the Ashton Corners Mystery Readers and Cheese Straws Society and an intruder is later found dead in his car. When the owner of the mansion which is home to the book club meetings, Molly Mathews, becomes the prime suspect, Lizzie Turner, a reading specialist with the Ashton Corners, AL school board, and fellow book club members turn their talents to sleuthing.
Who knew the new police chief would be non other than Lizzie's old unrequited high school flame, Mark Dreyfus? Why is she finding chapters from an anonymous manuscript in her mailbox? And will cheese straws have to be served at every meeting from now on?
Lizzie is unrelenting in tracking down the killer, even to the point of putting herself in danger -- from the murderer and the oh-so-alluring police chief.
Yvonne, the Socrates' Book Blogger, gave the book a five-kitty review. After reading her glowing review, I am eager to read the book for myself.
Berkley Publishing gave a paperback copy of A Killer Read to one lucky winner. The giveaway at Socrates' Book Reviews began on April 24, 2013 (midnight est) and ended on May 1, 2013 (midnight est).