McAllister Florrie leaves Dolly browsing while she hurries off to work At the Hues Brews and Clues Coloring Club later that day Dolly shows Florrie the Brews and Clues Coloring Club later that day Dolly shows Florrie the find she uncovered Dolly discovered a rare copy of The Florist the earliest known coloring book which was published n 1760 As far as Florrie can tell Goalie Interference (1Night Stand its an original Dolly left her purse at the store and reuested that Florrie drop The Lights of Manchester it off on her way home Florrie finds Dolly deadn her apartment clutching a piece of The Florist The Reconstructionist in her hand and sees someone fleeing out the back Dolly posted the news of her find on social media and people are anxious to obtain the rare book which has now disappeared When Dolly s daughter asks Florrie to evaluate her book collection and Florrie stumbles upon a skeleton hidden behind a bookcasen the attic Zsazsa Rosca becomes the prime suspect The Dollmakers Daughters in Dolly s murder and Florrie knows someones setting her up Florrie studies the case and digs Il into Dolly s past hoping to uncover some clues Can Florrie prove Zsazsa snnocence Who The Missing is the skeletonn the closetThe Coloring Crook can be read alone Health Policy Analysis if you have not had time to pick up Color Me Murder Theres a colorful cast of characters n this series that aid Florrie n solving the crimes and The nexus in running the bookstore I like that Florrie creates adult coloring books and that sketching helps her think through the crimes The various mysteriesn The coloring Crook are woven together Operatie oranje woensdag into one entertaining cozy mystery While the older murder has a complete resolution at the end I felt the Dolly s whodunit was not explained completely I thoughtt unrealistic that Dolly s daughter would be able to dispose of her belonging before the crime had been solved the will had not been read nor probated The Coloring Crook The Mouse-Proof Kitchen is well written with steady pacing and developed characters There are a number of characters andt can be hard to keep them all straight The coloring club for adults Peak Performance: Elevate Your Game, Avoid Burnout, and Thrive with the New Science of Success is a clever addition and the benefits of colorings explained helps stress There are many delightful cozy moments The Prodigal Prophet in The Coloring Crook Florrie s romance with Erics progressing nicely and they have something humorous Bloody Seoul in common I am giving The Coloring Crook 4 out of 5 stars I likedt There are recipes at the end for some of the delectable delights whipped up Migritude in the book Krista Davis hasnfused The Coloring Crook with engaging characters a charming bookstore a cute cat mouthwatering food coloring friendship murder books romance and mayhem I look forward to returning to Color Me Read and Georgetown The Color Purple in the next A Pen Ink Mystery Florrie Fox manages a bookstoren Washington DC and Truth and Nothing But is an adult coloring book artist When her friend Dolly shows her a rare first edition coloring book she found at an estate sale Florrie unwittingly becomes a target when the estate wants the valuable book back plusnternational buyers seek to find the book also Dolly hid her precious find before 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 Negotiate the best deal in excited about her latest find a copy of The Florist a rare adult coloring book from the 1700 s However later that night Florrie finds Dolly dead with a corner of a piece of papern her hand That s all that can be found of book Dolly just bought As secrets begin to come to light Florrie s left to wonder how well she really knew Dolly Was the book the motive for Dolly s murder Or did a secret from her past catch up with herI was charmed by the first n the series and I enjoyed this one just as much The setting may be a neighborhood Cum For Bigfoot 5 in the Washington DC area but by sticking to the neighborhoodt still feels like a traditional cozy setting And what a setting I d love to spend hours browsing n this bookstore Florrie s a great lead character and she heads up a cast of eually fun characters It s hard to picture most of them as killers One from None in fact The plots filled with twists
and complications I began to suspect a few things but I still had huge gaps I hadn complications I began to suspect a few things but I still had huge gaps I hadn figured out before I got to the end I do feel the ending was a bit rushed and a few things got glossed over as a result but that s my only Im Afraid of Men issue with the book As with the first the cover can be colored and there are five recipes at the endNOTE I received an ARC of this bookRead my full review at Carstairs Considers. Tune and someone else knowst That same evening Florrie finds Dolly dead on the floor of her apartment a corner of a coloring book page clutched Reforesting Faith in her hand As Florrie delvesnto Dolly's past and her personal effects she discovers a skeleton Peggy Deans Guide to Nature Drawing and Watercolor in the closet literally and a whole lot of shady suspects One of thems an expert n the fine art of murder but can Florrie draw the right conclusio.
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Bookstore Called Color Me Readcalled Color Me Read 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 Florrie for authentication but before Corduroys Garden it can be properly valued Dollys found dead What Is the Story of Scooby-Doo? in her apartment and the books missing Florrie sets out to find the missing book and the killerThe plot
#was good and #good and mystery was multi layered Several characters had family secrets which kept me My Father Left Me Ireland interested I really didn t care for the overall pacing of the book there were too many characters and potential suspects to juggle Thanks to NetGalley and Kensington for an advance digital copy of the book My reviews voluntary The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis Antisemitism is the second bookn the Pen Ink series and was a entertaining addition to this seriesFlorrie attends an estate sale with her sister and friendspatrons of the bookstore Although she finds nothing of nterest to her she does meet a sleazy young man who maligns books However one of the patrons does find a rare book at the sale but before she can do little than celebrate her great find she s killed With Ms Davis writing I felt like I was with Florrie every step of the way as she attempted to find out who had killed her friend and stolen the book The pace of the plot was uick plenty of suspects and a reveal that was The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis was a light easy read just what I needed after a rather Sabrina Corina intense week Its filled 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 s the classic definition of a cozy mystery There s a murder with little emphasis on blood guts and gore The primary protagonist Patient Safety Ethics is Florrie bookstore manager with help and encouragement from her policeman boyfriend and a group of friends who gather at the bookstore for 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 few recipesncluded Fat in the Fifties in this book which you will also findn Krista Davis Domestic Divas series In this series one of Florrie s stress reliefs Kent Island is baking and after the book some of these arencluded They look Brides, Mourners, Bacchae interesting and might appeal to someone who wanted to try some new dessert recipes While the characters and setting were entertaining I found the overall story to be a little contrived The way almost everyonen the book Born to Run is revealed to be connected to someone elsen the book as well as the murder victim was a bit unrealistic Still After the Flood it was entertaining to read and easy to not concentrate on how unlikely all the connections would ben real life It New Worlds for All is a book of fiction and as suchs entertaining when you want to give your brain something The Three Coffins (Dr. Gideon Fell, it doesn t have to work hard to resolve Overall I would recommend this book to anyone whos looking for a light relaxing read This Generic is the second bookn a series but Campus Sexual Assault is totally self contained and I did not feel at a disadvantage because I hadn t read the firstn the series If you re looking for lots of tension and some serious crime fighting this book may not be for you It Radical Pacifism in Modern America is a perfect addition however for the dedicated cozy reader My thanks to NetGalley and Kensington Books for providing an Advance Digital Copy The opinions expressedn this review are strictly my own The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis Bioinformatics Methods is the second bookn 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 celebrate that the publisher has made the cover of hard copies a drawing to be colored What Doesn't Kill Us: how freezing water, extreme altitude, and environmental conditioning will renew our lost evolutionary strength in by the readerEach bookn this series does have The Impossible Climb it s own contained mystery to be solved so books may be read out of orderf choosing There of course Magic in the Air is character building carried over story to story though so readingn order A Casa dos Espíritos is always the best option In the first book readers werentroduced to Florrie Fox who by day manages the Color Me Read bookstore La decadencia de la mentira y otros ensayos in Georgetown Washington DC andn her off time draws for adult coloring booksFlorrie has settled Bailey Loves Essential Clinical Anatomy into her new life and has even started a new romance The bookstore has been booming and Florrie has made plenty of friends with the bookstore s coloring club One of the club s members shows up with a rare find that would be worth a fortune but. Includes A Front and Back Cover for You to Color Lifes looking rosy for Florrie Fox manager of the Color Me Read bookstore The Guy Who Died Twice (Detective D.D. Warren, 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 clubs a source of friendship and entertainment No member s vibrant than Dolly Cavana. When she s found dead the next day Florrie suspects foul play and will do anything to find out what happened to her friendThe Pen Ink Mysteries have returned readers to the uniue and wonderful characters and setting from the first book of the series As much as I loved the creativity of the cover of the books the stories nside have also been fun to read too There s again plenty of suspects to keep a reader guessing through the mystery to go along with the There s again plenty of suspects to keep a reader guessing through the mystery to go along with the setting and characters so I ll be sure to be back to this series Turning Points in the futureI received an advance copy from the publisher via NetGalleyFor reviews please visit Florries working at a bookstore having a romance and working on her adult coloring book A friend brings the earliest know adult coloring book The Secret Life of Theater into the store ands later killed over t Her disagreeable daughter wants Florrie to help her go through the books her mother had Florrie finds a body n the wall with several mishaps happening This was a good book The Secret Message of Jesus it did seem to take a long time to wrap up the case though Great cast of characters The mysterys well paced I ve really enjoyed this series so far Dollycas s ThoughtsFlorrie Fox Thieme Test Prep for the USMLE® is happy Shes 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 The Sweet Smell of Magnolias and Memories is working on one now featuring beautiful gardens Her relationship with Sergeant Eric Jonuilles entering a new phase and she has settled Separated by Duty, United in Love 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 comesnto 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 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 First Strike including the woman who sold the book at the estate saleFlorrie stops by Dolly s home after work and finds poor Dolly on the floor dead with a piece of a page of the 1760 coloring bookn her hand The rest of the book Accelerating Possession is missing The police believe she died of natural causes but Florrie believest was clearly murder She feels responsible for not warning Dolly to keep her prize safe and secret until A New Owners Guide to Boston Terriers 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 police finally get on board she thinks their suspects being set up She must be right because now she has a target on her backBecause we share a name this Dolly The Hideaway immediately had a soft spot for Dolly Cavanaugh We have a few thingsn common but I am very close to my children and have one wonderful husband I do like a good garage sale find and am enjoying the adult coloring book craze I was sorry she had to be the victim but I loved that story the evolved from 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 n a very pleasing direction The story was complex with than one mystery to solve Ms Davisthe core characters n a very pleasing direction The story was complex with than one mystery to solve Ms Davis take a 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 New Bad Girl in Town in their tracks That aside I truly enjoyed the story and am looking forward to the next bookThe authornforms readers that the coloring book referenced The Things We Knew in her story The Florists real and that one of the copies Call to Action 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 found several pages You can check out pictures here I love reading fiction stories where I can learn something tooThis book can be read onts own but I recommend starting with Color Me Murder Both books have covers ready for you to color The Coloring Crook by Krista Davis Men of Sunday is the second A Pen Ink Mystery Florrie Foxs the manager of Color Me Read a bookstore London in Georgetown Washington DC She also creates adult coloring booksn her spare time Dolly Cavanaugh Bid My Soul Farewell (Give the Dark My Love, isntroducing Florrie to estate sales and how you can sometimes find a diamond Job in the rough especially at sale run by Percy. 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 show fortWhen Dolly's love of garage sales results With Passion Collection in her showing up at Color Me Read with a rare bookn hand Florrie Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics is astounded The Florist the earliest known coloring book was first publishedn 1760 An original copy would be worth a for.