Book Review: A Story to Kill by Lynn Cahoon ~ Great Escapes Book Tour

Former English professor Cat Latimer is back in Colorado, hosting writers’ retreats in the big blue Victorian she’s inherited, much to her surprise, from none other than her carousing ex-husband! Now it’s an authors’ getaway—but Cat won’t let anyone get away with murder…
The bed-and-breakfast is open for business, and bestselling author Tom Cook is among its first guests. Cat doesn’t know why he came all the way from New York, but she’s glad to have him among the quirkier—and far less famous—attendees.

Cat’s high school sweetheart Seth, who’s fixing up the weathered home, brings on mixed emotions for Cat…some of them a little overpowering. But it’s her uncle, the local police chief, whom she’ll call for help when there’s a surprise ending for Tom Cook in his cozy guest room. Will a killer have the last word on the new life Cat has barely begun?

A Story to Kill by Lynn Cahoon

Series: A Cat Latimer Mystery, #1 ~ First in a New Series!

Genre: Cozy Mystery

Publisher: Kensington

Release Date: 8/30/16

Page Count: 320

goodreads-badge-add-plus-71eae69ca0307d077df66a58ec068898

Enter the Giveaway to Win your Own Print Copy of A Story to Kill!

This is the first book in a new series by Lynn Cahoon, author of the Tourist Trap Mystery Series.

Being a first in a new series you never quite know what you will get, however as I have found with the Tourist Trap series, Lynn Cahoon delivers, and she delivered in a BIG way with this book! There is everything you could want in a cozy mystery, an intriguing mystery with a sub-plot mystery that leaves a cliffhanger at the end of the book, a wonderful and realistic cast of characters, enough backstory to endear you to the character’s lives, and even some romance. I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book and could gush about so many elements that made this a fun book to read, but I don’t want to give away any nuggets. Go get it and experience Cat Latimer and the whole cast of great characters! I know I can not wait to get my hands on the second book in the series, Fatality by Firelight, coming out in March of 2017!

New York Times and USA Today best-selling author, Lynn Cahoon is an Idaho native. If you’d visit the town where she grew up, you’d understand why her mysteries and romance novels focus around the depth and experience of small town life. Currently, she’s living in a small historic town on the banks of the Mississippi river where her imagination tends to wander. She lives with her husband and two fur babies.

For more information, visit Lynn’s website: www.lynncahoon.com  or get to know her even better on Facebook

Tour Participants

August 29 – Back Porchervations – REVIEW

August 29 – Classy Cheapskate – REVIEW

August 30 – Lisa Ks Book Reviews – REVIEW

August 30 – The Girl with Book Lungs – SPOTLIGHT

August 31 – Ashleyz Wonderland – REVIEW

August 31 – Community Bookstop – REVIEW, INTERVIEW

September 1 – The Bookwyrm’s Hoard – REVIEW

September 1 – Bea’s Book Nook – REVIEW

September 2 – Sleuth Cafe – REVIEW

September 2 – Queen of All She Reads – REVIEW, GUEST POST

September 3 – StoreyBook Reviews – REVIEW

September 3 – Shelley’s Book Case – REVIEW

September 4 – Cassidy Salem Reads & Writes – REVIEW

September 5 – Booklady’s Booknotes – REVIEW, GUEST POST

September 6 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT

September 6 – Island Confidential – INTERVIEW

September 7 – MysteriestEtc – REVIEW

September 7 – A Holland Reads – GUEST POST

September 8 – fuonlyknew – REVIEW

September 8 – Laura’s Interests – REVIEW

September 9 – Book Babble – REVIEW

September 9 – Reading Is My SuperPower – REVIEW

September 10 – Brooke Blogs – REVIEW, INTERVIEW

September 11 – LibriAmoriMiei – REVIEW

September 11 – 3 Partners in Shopping, Nana, Mommy, & Sissy, Too! – SPOTLIGHT

 

NOTE: I was provided with an advanced copy in exchange for my honest review. All thoughts are my own.