Book Review: Scheduled to Death by Mary Feliz ~ Great Escapes Book Tour + Giveaway!

scheduled-to-death-large-banner640 feliz-scheduled-to-death-coverProfessional organizer Maggie McDonald has a knack for cleaning up other people’s messes. So when the fiancée of her latest client turns up dead, it’s up to her to sort through the untidy list of suspects and identify the real killer.

Maggie McDonald is hoping to raise the profile of her new Orchard View organizing business via her first high-profile client. Professor Lincoln Sinclair may be up for a Nobel Prize, but he’s hopeless when it comes to organizing anything other than his thoughts. For an academic, he’s also amassed more than his share of enemies. When Sinclair’s fiancée is found dead on the floor of his home laboratory—electrocuted in a puddle of water—Maggie takes on the added task of finding the woman’s murderer. To do so, she’ll have to outmaneuver the suspicious, obnoxious police investigator she’s nicknamed “Detective Awful” before a shadowy figure can check off the first item on their personal to-do list—Kill Maggie McDonald.

Scheduled to Death by Mary Feliz

Series: A Maggie McDonalds Mystery, #2

Genre: Cozy Mystery

Publisher: Lyrical Underground

Release Date: 1/17/17

Page Count: 236

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This is the second novel in the Maggie McDonald mystery series and after the whammy of the first in the series I was hoping this book would be just as good as the first, and let me tell you, this book didn’t dissapoint! This series just keeps getting better and better. Once again I read long into the night to finish the book in one setting because I just couldn’t get enough! This mystery had a ton of twists and turns to keep me guessing right up to the very end, but as I said before, the real stars of this series are the characters. Each character was written with such care and love that they really jump from the page and they, like the books, just keeping getting better. I can’t wait to dive back into Maggie’s world in the next book, Dead Storage, scheduled for July 2017! And if you haven’t read the first book in the series, Address to Die For, what are you waiting for? Go one-click these two now and get reading!

You can win your own copy! Giveaway – On February 10, the author will be giving away five ebook editions of bothbooks to randomly selected names on my newsletter list. Here is the link where your followers can sign up for the newsletter – http://www.maryfeliz.com/newsletter/

Mary Feliz has lived in five states and two countries but calls Silicon Valley home. Traveling to other areas of the United States, she’s frequently reminded that what seems normal in the high-tech heartland can seem decidedly odd to the rest of the country. A big fan of irony, serendipity, diversity, and quirky intelligence tempered with gentle humor, Mary strives to bring these elements into her writing, although her characters tend to take these elements to a whole new level. She’s a member of Sisters in Crime, Mystery Writers of America, and National Association of Professional Organizers. Mary is a Smith College graduate with a degree in Sociology. She lives in Northern California with her husband, near the homes of their two adult offspring. Visit Mary online at MaryFeliz.com, or follow her on Twitter @MaryFelizAuthor.

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January 17 – Book Babble – REVIEW

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January 19 – Sleuth Cafe – REVIEW, EXCERPT

January 19 – Books,Dreams,Life – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT

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January 23 – Queen of All She Reads – REVIEW

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January 25 – The Pulp and Mystery Shelf – INTERVIEW

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