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Florrie Fox works t The Unspeakable Mind a bookstore called Color Me Read in Georgetown Washington DC One of her neighbors who loves to go to garagend yard sales buys coloring book t Time and Philosophy: A History of Continental Thought an estate sale Dolly then brings the book to Florrie foruthentication but before it can be properly valued Dolly is found dead in her Murder at Beechwood apartmentnd the book is missing Florrie sets out to find the missing book nd the killerThe plot was good nd the mystery was multi layered Several characters had family secrets which kept me interested I really didn t care for the overall pacing of the book there were too many characters nd potential suspects to juggle Thanks to NetGalley nd Kensington for n dvance digital copy of the book My review is voluntary The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis is the second book in the Pen Ink series Ask an Astronaut: My Guide to Life in Space and was entertaining Revelations from Revelation (Mass Market) addition to this seriesFlorriettends Jane and the Stillroom Maid (Jane Austen Mysteries, an estate sale with her sisternd friendspatrons of the bookstore Although she finds nothing of interest to her she does meet sleazy young man who maligns books However one of the patrons does find rare book t the sale but before she can do little than celebrate her great find she is killed With Ms Davis writing I felt like I was with Florrie every step of the way s she ttempted to find out who had killed her friend nd stolen the book The pace of the plot was uick plenty of suspects Alien: Sea of Sorrows and reveal that was shocking I did feel that the ending was rushed Journey Of Fate as it seemed like everything was brought to light within the last couple of chapters All inll it was Judas of Nazareth: How the Greatest Teacher of First-Century Israel Was Replaced by a Literary Creation an enjoyable readnd I definitely want to read the next oneI voluntarily reviewed Make it Happen: Surrender Your Fear. Take the Leap. Live On Purpose. an Advance Reader Copy of this book from Kensington via NetGalley All of thebove opinions re my own The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis was light easy read just what I needed Holding Up the Universe afte. Includes A Frontnd Back Cover for You to Color Life is looking rosy for Florrie Fox manager of the Color Me Read bookstore in Georgetown Washington DC She's working on n dult coloring book of gardens her romance with Sergeant Eric Jonuille has entered Satellite a new chapternd the bookstore's weekly coloring club is Blank Darkness a source of friendshipnd entertainment No member is vibrant than Dolly Cavana.
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Ect ddition however for the dedicated cozy reader My thanks to NetGalley nd Kensington Books for providing Makers an Advance Digital Copy The opinions expressed in this reviewre strictly my own The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis is the second book in the cozy Pen Ink Mysteries series This series has the uniue set up of the protagonist being n rtist who draws Americana: A 400-Year History of American Capitalism adult coloring books so to celebrate that the publisher has made the cover of hard copies drawing to be colored in by the readerEach book in this series does have it s own contained mystery to be solved so books may be read out of order if choosing There of course is character building carried over story to story though so reading in order is lways the best option In the first book readers were introduced to Florrie Fox who by day manages the Color Me Read bookstore in Georgetown Washington DC nd in her off time draws for dult coloring booksFlorrie has settled into her new life nd has even started Kneller's Happy Campers a new romance The bookstore has been boomingnd Florrie has made plenty of friends with the bookstore s coloring club One of the club s members shows up with Haunted Houses For the Millions a rare find that would be worth fortune but when she s found dead the next day Florrie suspects foul play nd will do nything to find out what happened to her friendThe Pen Ink Mysteries have returned readers to the uniue Reclaiming Love: Radical Relationships in a Complex World and wonderful charactersnd setting from the first book of the series As much Playing with Fire: How the Bible Ignites Change in Your Soul as I loved the creativity of the cover of the books the stories inside havelso been fun to read too There s The People's Songs: The Story of Modern Britain in 50 Records again plenty of suspects to keep reader guessing through the mystery to go long with the fun setting nd characters so I ll be sure to be back to this series in the futureI received n dvance copy from the publisher via NetGalleyFor reviews please visit. Tune The Dawn of Christmas and someone else knows it That same evening Florrie finds Dolly dead on the floor of herpartment corner of coloring book page clutched in her hand As Florrie delves into Dolly's past Bark and her personal effects she discovers skeleton in the closet literally Eden's Gate and whole lot of shady suspects One of them is Her Bear Twins an expert in the finert of murder but can Florrie draw the right conclusio.
R Bumps, Bruises and Bouncing Back: A Young Woman's Adventures into Womanhood a rather intense week It is filled with easy to like characters charming setting nd several mysteries to untangle The primary mystery revolves round who killed Dolly My Lady Viper (Tales From the Tudor Court, ands the story progresses the other mysteries begin to surface This is the classic definition of cozy mystery There is murder with little emphasis on blood guts nd gore The primary protagonist is Florrie bookstore manager with help nd encouragement from her policeman boyfriend nd group of friends who gather t the bookstore for regular coloring sessions I enjoyed getting to know the various characters nd reading bout bookstore where I might like to spend time There re few recipes included in this book which you will The Light in Our Houses also find in Krista Davis Domestic Divas series In this series one of Florrie s stress reliefs is bakingnd fter the book some of these re included They look interesting nd might ppeal to someone who wanted to try some new dessert recipes While the characters How to Get People to Do Stuff: The Psychology of Persuasion and setting were entertaining I found the overall story to be little contrived The way lmost everyone in the book is revealed to be connected to someone else in the book s well s the murder victim was bit unrealistic Still it was entertaining to read nd easy to not concentrate on how unlikely ll the connections would be in real life It is Highland Hucow: Milking Marie a book of fictionnd Call the Fire Brigade: Fighting London's Fires as such is entertaining when you want to give your brain something it doesn t have to work hard to resolve Overall I would recommend this book tonyone who is looking for light relaxing read This is the second book in series but is totally self contained nd I did not feel t Edward Keating a disadvantage because I hadn t read the first in the series If you re looking for lots of tensionnd some serious crime fighting this book may not be for you It is Berlin på 8 kapitel a perf. Ugh Dolly likes to say she was blessed with beautynd cursed with lousy husbands but Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City at least she has grown daughter Shelley And Nonviolence and stunning brownstone to show for itWhen Dolly's love of garage sales results in her showing up t Color Me Read with rare book in hand Florrie is Cross (Jack Taylor, astounded The Florist the earliest known coloring book was first published in 1760 An original copy would be worth for.
EBOOK NEW The Coloring Crook Pen Ink Mysteries #2 Author Krista Davis
Krista Davis lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia where she writes three mystery series She lived in Northern Virginia for many years and resided for a time in Old Town Alexandria where her Domestic Diva Mysteries take place Krista also writes the Paws and Claws Mysteries which debuted with MURDER SHE BARKED They are set in a resort town that caters to people who want to vacation wit