Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Book Tour - Review and Giveaway: A Tale of Two Biddies by Kylie Logan

A Tale of Two Biddies by Kylie Logan
Cozy Mystery
2nd in League of Literary Ladies series

When I had a chance to review this Book, I knew I would love it! This title really grabbed my attention.  I really enjoy cozies that have funny "older" ladies in the story, and I was not disappointed!
  I really enjoyed this story of 4 neighbors who are in a book club together.  They are currently reading "A Tale of Two Cities" during the Bastille Day celebration when they become involved in a murder mystery.  The murder victim is the town's handyman and the ladies hurry to find the killer before someone else is a victim!

In this story, there are so many possible suspects, it will have you guessing throughout the book who the murderer is.
With wonderful characters, and a quickly moving story line, this book had me up reading late at night!

This is such a fun cozy! I havent read the first book in this series, but I'm putting it on my "to be read" list right away!  I cant wait to read more in this series!

**To view my review of another great cozy by Kylie Logan "Chili Con Carnage"  click here.

Disclosure: I received a copy of this book from the Publisher in exchange for a honest review.

Be sure and enter the Giveaway below!

About the Author:

Kylie Logan has loved mysteries since she was a kid. Her dad was a Cleveland Police detective and he introduced her to Sherlock Holmes stories and gave her investigating experience when on his days off, they’d pile into the car and hit the streets to look for stolen cars.  When he retired from the force, Dad became head of security for the Cleveland Public Library.
Kylie began her career writing historical romance and her book, “Devil’s Diamond,” was nominated for a RITA award as historical romance of the year by Romance Writers of America.  She’s also written contemporary romance (as Connie Lane), young adult horror (as Zoe Daniels and Connie Laux) and she writes the popular Pepper Martin mysteries as Casey Daniels.
Kylie is currently writing three different mystery series: the Button Box mysteries (newest book is “Panic Button”), the League of Literary Ladies mysteries (“Mayhem at the Orient Express”) and now, the Chili Cook-Off mysteries.  She can’t pass up an antique shop…there might be buttons in there!  She can’t put down a classic book . . . even if she already knows the story.  And she can’t say no to a good bowl of chili.  Luckily, her husband is the world’s greatest chili maker.
When she’s not writing, she’s usually with her family and their two dogs, Ernie, an adorable Airedale, and Oscar, a rescued Jack Russell who came for a short-term stay and ten years later, is still around. Kylie says that those of you who have ever met/lived with/had dealings with a Russell will certainly understand how knowing him has increased her propensity for murder.

About this book:
When it comes to solving mysteries, these ladies are in a league of their own…
Summer can be the best of times or the worst of times for the resort town of Put-in-Bay on Lake Erie. For Bea Cartwright, business is booming as guests storm her B and B for the Bastille Day celebration. In honor of the holiday, the League of Literary Ladies is reading the Charles Dickens’ classic, A Tale of Two Cities. It would be hard to make a more apropos selection—especially when they have their very own Defarge sisters, elderly twins Margaret and Alice, who run the local knitting shop.
On Bastille Day, the head-banging rock band Guillotine shows their chops for the tourists—but the celebration is soon cut short. With something needling the Defarge dowagers and secrets that lead to murder, solving this mystery will be a far, far better thing than the Literary Ladies have done before. They’ll just have to make sure to keep their heads while they try to stop a killer’s reign of terror…

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Tour Participants

January 25 – Beth’s Book Reviews – Review – Giveaway
January 26 –Books-n-Kisses  – Review –  Giveaway
January 27- rantin’ ravin’ and reading – Review – Guest Post – Giveaway
January 28 – My Recent Favorite books – Review – Giveaway
January 29 – Socrates’ Book Review Blog – Review- Guest Post – Giveaway
January 30 – fuonlyknew – Laura’s Ramblins and Reviews – Review
January 31 – books are life – vita libri – Review – Giveaway
February 1 – Community Bookstop – Review – Giveaway
February 2 – Reviews By Karen – Review – Guest Post - Giveaway

Thanks to the Publisher, I have one Print copy to Giveaway!
U.S. Addresses only!

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  1. I haven't read any of her books, but I'd love to.

  2. I've read the first one in series and thought unique concept & fun read. In addition, I've read he other series and find them to be grat cozies!

  3. I have not read any of Kylie's books yet but they look good. Thank you for the chance to win.

  4. I haven't read any of Kylie's books yet but they are on my wish list.

  5. This would be my first of Kylie's books but it certainly has grabbed my attention. Thanks.

  6. Not yet but that will soon change (I have book #1 on hold at the library)!

  7. A new author for me but looks just adorable!!

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  9. Sounds like a good series. I have the first but must confess I haven't read it yet.

  10. I enjoy cozy mysteries so much and the cat on the cover plus Melissa's thoughts clinch it for me!

  11. It does have a great title, and great art work too!! I'm glad you found this book and shared it, it does sound like a book to pick up!

  12. Kind of hope I win this giveaway as I have been thinking about something good to read on these chilly winter evenings. I like your review!

  13. Great review! I haven't read one of Kylie's books...yet.

  14. The winner is Jen P! I'm so sorry for the delay!


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