Lorna Barrett: Not the Killing Type



Simple as Angelica or the current Chamber s President Bob wanting the competition out of the way Or is it an unknown relative wanting the estate OrI was surprised myself and truly can saythe killer was Not The Killing Type I was given this novel proof as a gift from the author to me as a friendship gift I just ad to write this review as I m truly a fan of this series and seem to grow invested in the mysteries as the stories become uick paced intricate and the characters become fully developed I can t honestly saythis is the best volume in the series to dateNow when is the next one due out I will bet good money that the author lost every fan thatas a BMI over 35 Rightfully so I wrote it I liked it I ve ad a likehate relationship with these little books but this one pushed me right over the forward slash from the e in like face first into ate HATE This was a miserable reading experience and I don t think I ll read these any Here s what I liked about other books in the series the town loosely resembling Milford NH but mostly populated with bookstores what the author would probably call a I wasn t crazy about this installment I think part of it was a bit personal I didn t like Tricia s reaction view spoiler to when she found the chubby chasers magazine Stand Up and Fight how she was grossed out Throughout the entire book she acted like it was a complete mystery why a man might be attracted to larger women and that really bothered me I m not skinny myself and I struggle with finding myself attractive at times partly because of the way I know so many people view me With that said there are still plenty of men who think I m pretty and like me and I really didn t likeow she acted With that said I m glad she s starting to loosen up a bit she s been much too uptight I thought it was fairly obvious that the auntie yum yum would be closely involved and was surprised they weren t interested in locating er Glad Angelica won Bob s seat as ead of the Chamber Now Is the Hour hide spoiler When did Trish become so unlikeable And really another body found on a toilet What is up with that I can t get enough of this wonderful series I would love to live in Stoneha. Ia to clearer name so she can win the electionTricia soon uncovers a ballot box full of lies and betrayals and a chamber full of people who ad grudges against the victim But were they serious enough to lead to murder It’s up to Tricia to pull the lever on a killer before it’s curtains for someone els.

Don t read Not worth it I don t understand ow so many people give this series such Jingle Bells high marks Now Iave a sense of umor and I do not get offended easily This book owever was one disappointment after the other I ended up skimming pages and skipping ahead to see that I correctly guessed who and why someone was murdered in this novel I am done reading this series The last two books were very disappointing I love the idea of small town cozy mysteries I liked this series a lot when I first started reading it However the last two novels I don t know if there are bad things Troys happening in the author s personal life but the charactersave evolved into assholes I tried 7 even after 6 was just rampant with rudeness and negativity As I read books in a series I typically like the characters Not with this novel The main character is obnoxious She is petty and shallow It might make a difference in the story if the author Knights Templar in Britain had an ability to use it to charm readers but she fails miserably at that At first I thought the author was changing things around Angelica wasn t such a bitch especially toer sister Tricia was coming to the conclusion she needed to lighten up But as I read and I realized nothing was going to change The mystery in itself was disappointing the the murderer was too obvious The background was even disappointing Chubby Chasers International Really The author wrote that one of the women in the magazines was the size of two zebras Seriously This is what your novels Reign of Fury (Battles in the Dark, have turned to But even worse than that were Tricia s comments about people who were over weight I started praying someone would murderer if she mentioned Nature Cure her caloric intake one time So is the author overweight and doesn t likeerself or is she skinny and afraid of gaining weight Trying to figure out why she would write constantly about Tricia s food intake and fear of eating too much at dinner Woooow Tricia is a TERRIBLE person Here are some of the things she does that pissed me off1 Was SUPER judgy about Pixie s Christmas decorations2 Called the fat women in a chubby chaser s mag she found pathetic and determined that any man who could be attracted to. In the latest New York Times bestselling Booktown Mystery amateur sleuth and bookstore owner Tricia Miles gets caught up in a local election that turns lethal It’s November in Stoneham New Hampshire and time for the Chamber of Commerce elections The long standing Chamber president is being challenged by

Them was sick3 Was incredibly nosy Maybe this is just a part of all mysteries and I The Bookshop on the Corner haven t noticedow awful it is until now but Tricia was seriously annoying me by asking everyone their business all the time 4 Talks constantly about calories eating ealthy ow she regrets eating some stupid danish for breakfast your diet is boring Tricia Shut up about it5 Lies to the town s wedding planner in order to get personal information from One of Your Own her Seriously she pretends she might get married when in reality sheas NO intention of doing so then pointedly says she d only want a friend to be Nina her wedding planner then pries the details of the wedding planner s recent breakup out ofer 6 When a character confesses that she was raped Tricia immediately thinks How could Super Gran (Super Gran, he possiblyave felt sexual desire for Jay McGraws Life Strategies for Dealing with Bullies her She was fat And then she asks the ladyow much older she was than Legally Sane her rapist as if to say Really I just can t believe anyone could rape you7 view spoiler Also great job nosy Tricia If she d called the police when she found out that Eleanor was the kid s aunt Eleanor wouldn tave been able to drink the poison But because she was so nosy and curious and Shadowspell Academy had to know everyone s secrets personally Eleanorad the chance to kill Anna Del Contes Italian Kitchen herself Good work Triciaide spoiler Don t think I will read this author again the main character is so uptight and boring stiff Don t like the story line any This seventh novel in the mystery series known as a Booktown Mystery continues to astound me as it continues to gather momentum with each volume publishedTricia Miles owner of Haven t A Clue bookstore in Stoneham New Hampshire is dealing with Dead Center her exusband Christopher Benson current on off again boyfriend Police Chief Baker and Murder Moonflowers (The Herbalist her sister Angelica Miles who is attempting to become the President of the Chamber of Commerce for Stoneham It is also nearing Thanksgiving the Christmas Holidays ander best friend Ginny s up coming weddingWhat else can cause additional angst Why of course Tricia s finding the corpse of Stan Berry the only other contender for the C of C s Presidency As this election eats up so does the search for the killer Can it be as. Former lover Tricia’s own sister Angelica Also throwing is Exploring Limits (Exploring Limits, hat in the ring is small business owner Stan Berry Unfortunately Stan isn’t in the race for longWhen Stan is found murderedis political rivals become suspects Angelica is going to need than a vote of confidence from er sister she needs Tric.

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The immensely popular Booktown Mystery series is what put Lorna Barrett’s name on the New York Times Bestseller list but it’s her talent whether writing as Lorna or LL Bartlett or Lorraine Bartlett that keeps her there This multi published Agatha nominated author pens the exciting Jeff Resnick Mysteries as well as the acclaimed Victoria Suare Mystery series and has many short stories