Magical Bookshop Mystery Series
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(4.4 based on 188 ratings)
  • 1
    Crime and Poetry: Magical Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 1 | Amanda Flower

    Crime and Poetry: Magical Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Amanda Flower
    • Narrated By Rachel Dulude
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    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.

    3 and a half stars

    This was an okay cozy mystery. The pace is rather slow and the characters aren't fully developed. The plot was okay. The story wasn't bad but it wa..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 14 2016 by Beatrice (Houston, TX, United States)
  • 2
    Prose and Cons: Magical Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 2 | Amanda Flower

    Prose and Cons: Magical Bookshop Mystery Series, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Amanda Flower
    • Narrated By Rachel Dulude
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (52)
    Performance
    (46)
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    October in Cascade Springs means tourists are pouring in for the annual Food and Wine Festival, and Daisy hopes to draw those crowds to the store. She asks Violet and the local writing group, the Red Inkers, to give a reading of the works of Edgar Allan Poe on the shop's front porch to entertain the revelers. Everyone eagerly agrees. Yet their enthusiasm is soon extinguished when Violet discovers one of the writers dead in the shop moments before the event.

    this author should be charged with plagiarism

    Every plot element that I've read in all other books are in this. single woman with painful past, love triangle, spunky grandma , magical trees, pets ..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 19 2017 by Marci Nelson ()