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This book which you will also ind in Krista Davis Domestic Divas series In this series one of Florrie s stress reliefs is baking and after the book some of these are included They look interesting and might appeal to someone who wanted to try some new dessert recipes While the characters and setting were entertaining I Lauri Törni - Legend - Larry Thorne found the overall story to be a little contrived The way almost everyone in the book is revealed to be connected to someone else in the book as well as the murder victim was a bit unrealistic Still it was entertaining to read and easy to not concentrate on how unlikely all the connections would be in real life It is a book ofiction and as such is entertaining when you want to give your brain something it doesn t have to work hard to resolve Overall I would recommend this book to anyone who is looking از دیار آشتی for a light relaxing read This is the second book in a series but is totally self contained and I did noteel at a disadvantage because I hadn t read the The Kite first in the series If you re lookingor lots of tension and some serious crime The Power of Place fighting this book may not beor you It is a perfect addition however Thoughtful Interaction Design for the dedicated cozy reader My thanks to NetGalley and Kensington Booksor providing an Advance Digital Copy The opinions expressed in this review are strictly my own The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis is the second book in the cozy Pen Ink Mysteries series This series has the uniue set up of the protagonist being an artist who draws adult coloring books so to The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis is the second A Pen Ink Mystery Florrie Fox is the manager of Color Me Read a bookstore in Georgetown Washington DC She also creates adult coloring books in her spare time Dolly Cavanaugh is introducing Flor Florrie Fox manages a bookstore in Washington DC and is an adult coloring book artist When her A course in Game Theory friend Dolly shows her a rareirst edition coloring book she Topless Cellist found at an estate sale Florrie unwittingly becomes a target when the estate wants the valuable book back plus international buyers seek toind the book also Dolly hid her precious The Wild Queen (Young Royals, find before someone killed herMore than one mystery is skillfully blended into this plot and the pace is steady and absorbing The author has outdone herself inserting mysterious characters into the storyline at different poin The Georgetown bookstore Florrie Fox manages has added a weekly coloring group and Florrie has enjoyed getting to know the regulars One of them Dolly Cavanaugh also enjoys bargain hunting at estate sales and one week she comes in excited about her latestind a copy of The Florist a rare adult coloring book Tax Progressivity and Income Inequality from the 1700 s However later that night Florrieinds Dolly dead with a corner of a piece of paper in her hand That s all that can be Learning and Development found of book Dolly just bought As secrets begin to come to light Florrie is left to wonder how well she really knew Dolly Was the book the motiveor Dolly s murder Or did a secret Arduino Development Cookbook from her past catch up with herI was ch. Tune and someone else knows it That same evening Florrieinds Dolly dead on the Mastering Gephi Network Visualization floor of her apartment a corner of a coloring book page clutched in her hand As Florrie delves into Dolly's past and her personal effects she discovers a skeleton in the closet literally and a whole lot of shady suspects One of them is an expert in theine art of murder but can Florrie draw the right conclusio.
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The author informs readers that the coloring book referenced in her story The Florist is real and that one of the copies is at the Peter F Raven LibraryMissouri Botanical Gardens So short of a lengthy road trip I just had to look the book up online and The Canadian Regime found several pages You can check out pictures here I love readingiction stories where I can learn something tooThis book can be read on its own but I recommend starting with Color Me Murder Both books have covers ready Testing Aircraft, Exploring Space for you to color Florrie Fox works at a bookstore called Color Me Read in Georgetown Washington DC One of her neighbors who loves to go to garage and yard sales buys a coloring book at an estate sale Dolly then brings the book to Florrieor authentication but before it can be properly valued Dolly is ound dead in her apartment and the book is missing Florrie sets out to ind the missing book and the killerThe plot was good and the mystery was multi layered Several characters had amily secrets which kept me interested I really didn t care or the overall pacing of the book there were too many characters and potential suspects to juggle Thanks to NetGalley and Kensington Un Cadeau pour ma Femme for an advance digital copy of the book My review is voluntary The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis is the second book in the Pen Ink series and was a entertaining addition to this seriesFlorrie attends an estate sale with her sister andriendspatrons of the bookstore Although she inds nothing of interest to her she does meet a sleazy young man who maligns books However one of the patrons does ind a rare book at the sale but before she can do little than celebrate her great Shadow Bound find she is killed With Ms Davis writing Ielt like I was with Florrie every step of the way as she attempted to Mapapansin Kaya? find out who had killed herriend and stolen the book The pace of the plot was uick plenty of suspects and a reveal that was shocking I did Buntus Foclora feel that the ending was rushed as it seemed like everything was brought to light within the last couple of chapters All in all it was an enjoyable read and I definitely want to read the next oneI voluntarily reviewed an Advance Reader Copy of this bookrom Kensington via NetGalley All of the above opinions are my own The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis was a light easy read just what I needed after a rather intense week It is illed with easy to like characters a charming setting and several mysteries to untangle The primary mystery revolves around who killed Dolly and as the story progresses the other mysteries begin to surface This is the classic definition of a cozy mystery There is a murder with little emphasis on blood guts and gore The primary protagonist is Florrie bookstore manager with help and encouragement rom her policeman boyfriend and a group of テンカウント 2 [Ten Count 2] friends who gather at the bookstoreor regular coloring sessions I enjoyed getting to know the various characters and reading about a bookstore where I might like to spend time There are a Моя семья и другие звери; Птицы, звери и родственники few recipes included in. Ugh Dolly likes to say she was blessed with beauty and cursed with lousy husbands but at least she has a grown daughter and a stunning brownstone to showor itWhen Dolly's love of garage sales results in her showing up at Color Me Read with a rare book in hand Florrie is astounded The Florist the earliest known coloring book was The Herd from 93rd first published in 1760 An original copy would be worth aor.
Florrie is working at a bookstore having a romance and working on her adult coloring book A Manual for Planetary Leadership (Easy-to-Read Encyclopedia of the Spiritual Path) friend brings the earliest know adult coloring book into the store and is later killed over it Her disagreeable daughter wants Florrie to help her go through the books her mother had Florrieinds a body in the wall with several mishaps happening This was a good book it did seem to take a long time to wrap up the case though Great cast of characters The mystery is well paced I ve really enjoyed this series so The Audio Expert far Dollycas s ThoughtsFlorrie Fox is happy She is working a Color Me Read where she has started a coloring book club She looks over and sees coloring books she has created on the shelves She is working on one noweaturing beautiful gardens Her relationship with Sergeant Eric Jonuille is entering a new phase and she has settled in nicely to her boss John Maxwell s guest houseIn The Coloring Crook Dolly Cavanaugh a member of the coloring book group takes Florrie to an estate sale Later Dolly comes into the bookstore showing off one of her purchases A very rare coloring book which Florrie does her best to authenticate This book could be worth a Dawnkeepers (The Nightkeepers, fortune Dolly makes a HUGE mistake by touting her amazing purchase on social media People start coming out of the woodwork wanting to buy this book including the woman who sold the book at the estate saleFlorrie stops by Dolly s home after work andinds poor Dolly on the خدا بود و دیگر هیچ نبود floor dead with a piece of a page of the 1760 coloring book in her hand The rest of the book is missing The police believe she died of natural causes but Florrie believes it was clearly murder Sheeels responsible Shemonah Perakim for not warning Dolly to keep her prize safe and secret until it could be sold through a reputable party She decides to do a little sleuthing on her own and she makes some surprising discoveries She also has compiled a good list of suspects When the policeinally get on board she thinks their suspect is being set up She must be right because now she has a target on her backBecause we share a name this Dolly immediately had a soft spot 101 ways to improve your life for Dolly Cavanaugh We have aew things in common but I am very close to my children and have one wonderful husband I do like a good garage sale Torakoita ja panssarivaunuja find and am enjoying the adult coloring book craze I was sorry she had to be the victim but I loved that story the evolvedrom her deathThe book had a perfect pace and was well written The characters were very engaging and developed The author has taken the core characters in a very pleasing direction The story was complex with than one mystery to solve Ms Davis did take a Fenton Glass Compendium few legal sidesteps with no will being produced or read while Dolly s daughter started disposing of her mother s belongings and was giving tenants notice because she was selling the house very uickly The case was still open and one new discovery should have stopped her actions in their tracks That aside I truly enjoyed the story and am lookingorward to the next book. Includes A Front and Back Cover Inside the U D A for You to Color Life is looking rosyor Florrie Fox manager of the Color Me Read bookstore in Georgetown Washington DC She's working on an adult coloring book of gardens her romance with Sergeant Eric Jonuille has entered a new chapter and the bookstore's weekly coloring club is a source of riendship and entertainment No member is vibrant than Dolly Cavana.
Krista Davis lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia where she writes three mystery series She lived in Northern Virginia for many years and resided for a time in Old Town Alexandria where her Domestic Diva Mysteries take place Krista also writes the Paws and Claws Mysteries which debuted with MURDER SHE BARKED They are set in a resort town that caters to people who want to vacation wit