M hopeful the author will develop these characters to be dimensional The murder victim was not well liked so there was a limited pool of suspects but I thought the author did a good job of throwing out clues to confuse readers as to the identity of the real killer I was however a bit disappointed by the identity of the killer and their reason or committing the crime The other aspect of the book that gave me pause is the potential love triangle the author may be setting up between Stella and two of the secondary characters I am not a an of that particular story line secondary characters I am not a an of that particular story line it is one that will typically cause me to stop reading a series if it is carried on The Seduction of Miranda Prosper for too longAll in all this was a uick read and a solid start to a new series In the next book I hope the author develops the secondary cast of characters the potential love triangle is resolved or does not come toruition and I would like to see the killersuspect with a less cliche motive or committing the crimeI voluntarily read a digital ARC
Provided To Me By The to me by the through Netgalley It s Memorial Day in Nantucket and candle store owner Stella Wright is hired to create candles or a huge wedding It s a dream come true The Pierced Heart for Stella but things take a nasty turn when the bride s uncle is murdered before he can walk her down the aisle Oddly enough the murder weapon is one of Stella s candles Stella is stunned when a local bartender is arrestedor the murder She s sure he would never kill anyone and she intends to prove it She s even motivated when her customers start canceling their candle orders when they learn it was used as a murder weapon The local
detective is not happy have Stella sticking her nose into his business to say the least However she has no intention of backing downThis is a great start to a new cozy mystery series I liked Stella right rom the start She s strong although a bit nosy but aren t all amateur sleuths The cast of characters are interesting and uirkyIt s a ast paced story and I was surprised at how it all ended up The author did a good job of giving several different possibilities of whodunit She kept me thinking until very near the end I m looking Elizabeth I forward to the next book in this seriesFTC Disclosure I voluntarily reviewed an Advance Reader Copy of this bookrom NetGalley and the publisher I was not reuired to write a positive review All opinions expressed are my own. Olice Captain running the case made a rush to justice With superstitious brides to be cancelling orders and sales waxing and waning at her store the Wick Flame owner decides to do some sleuthing of her own Abetted by a charming reporter and challenged by the town’s sexiest cop Stella’s determined to shine a light on the truth and uncover a killer who’s snuffing out her own lame. ,Police Detective Is Not Happy
Do it all without becoming the killer s next targetI love the candlemaking theme of this series and am in awe of Stella Wright s talent Setting it on Nantucket is a wonderful bonusThe author introduces us to a wonderful group of core characters Stella candlemaker extraordinaire her emale best Theres Always a Trail / Home in the Valley friend wedding planner and very pregnant Emily Nantucket Police Officer Andy male bestriend which may turn into something or not and Peter a journalist who has come to town to report on the wedding He could also be interested in Peter a journalist who has come to town to report on the wedding He could also be interested in and wants to help her
"Solve The Especially If "the murder especially if gets the scoop The author an excellent job developing these characters making them real and engaging There is still much to learn but or the irst book in a series it was very well doneMs Brecher also introduces a vast number of suspects some with motive than others and many with opportunity The victim s cat Tinker also played a major roleThis cozy mystery is ull of twists turns and surprises I read this entire book in one day I could not put it down The pages just kept turning raising new uestions bringing different suspects to the orefront I enjoyed the way the story was laid out and the author s clear descriptions A romance is hinted at but the relationships are complicated The mystery came to a very satisfying conclusion A wedding has its own kind of drama a dead body takes things to a whole new levelThe The Everyman Book of Nonsense Verse first book in a new cozy mystery series is hard to write The author needs toind a balance between introducing the characters and giving readers an entertaining mystery Christin Brecher excelled at both She also left me wanting I can t wait or my next trip to Nantucket and Wick Flame Murder Makes Scents is scheduled to release on February 25 2020 I m so glad I discovered this series The setting is wonderfully cozy and the characters are so much un I m looking Ten Years Beyond Baker Street: forward to reading the next book in the series This is theirst book in the debut cozy mystery series by Ms Brecher who is a new to me author I enjoyed this book and thought it was a solid start to the series Stella Wright is an amiable character who I think reader will enjoy It was un to read about her irst sleuthing adventure and I think the series has potential I thought the secondary cast of characters could have been a bit developed There is a lot of potential with Stella s The Essential Library for New Moms 4-Book Bundle: Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child; The Baby Food Bible; Infant Massage; Colic Solved family and her bestriend so I Decorative centerpiece The Triangle of Truth: The Surprisingly Simple Secret to Resolving Conflicts Largeand Small for the wedding ceremony a twooot tall scented unity candle a symbol of the happy couple’s love But it looks like the bride to be’s uncle won’t be walking his niece down the aisle after he’s ound dead The murder weapon is Stella’s seemingly indestructible candle now split in two When a beloved local bartender is arrested Stella’s sure a visiting Murder s No Votive Confidence by Christin Brecher is the irst book in the new cozy Nantucket Candle Maker Mystery *Series As With Most Cozy *As with most cozy series each book will HAVE IT S OWN MYSTERY TO it s own mystery to solved so a reader doesn t need to worry about cliffhangers and will get a ull story in one bookStella Wright owns a candle store on the charming small island of Nantucket With Memorial Day uickly approaching islanders know business will soon be picking up and Stella already has a big wedding event to prepare or where she will make a special unity candle along with smaller candles NYCTaxiCabTales.com: Taxi Stories from streets of NYC for the guestsAs Stella isinishing up last minute preparations the wedding guests had begun to arrive The Wrong Side of the Bed for the big event When the bride has problems locating her uncle that is supposed to walk her down the aisle no one expected toind him murdered and with Stella s unity candle lying nearby she can t help but want answers to the crimeI had wavered between 3 and 3 12 stars The Alvin Ho Super Collection: Books 1-4 for this opening book of the new Nantucket Candle Maker Mystery series The story was a solid start but lacked a lot of depth to those around our main character so I have aeeling it will need some refreshing to my memory by the time book two comes along as only the charming setting stood out to me I do think the series had potential as it continues though so I decided on 3 12 stars کاروان امید for this beginningI received an advance copyrom the publisher via NetGalleyFor reviews please visit Dollycas s ThoughtsStella Wright owns Wick Flame and has become the go to person کاروان امید: سرگذشت تری فاکس for wedding unity candles She has created a twooot tall unity candle The Cat Who Sang for the Birds (Cat Who... for Jessica Sterling and Joe Handler s wedding along with candlesor the church reception and or the guests to take home all with an original scent approved reception and or the guests to take home all with an original scent approved the bride The amily and bridal party have checked into the hotel including Simon Sterling the bride s uncle who has been asked to walk her down the aisle New plans must be made when Simon body is ound next to the broken unity candleA visiting police captain known The Southern Belles of Honeysuckle Way for uickly solving cases makes aast arrest A bartender Stella has known or years Also brides are tying her to the murder and starting to cancel their orders Deciding the only way to catch the real killer is by doing her own investigation She is soon burning the candle at both ends when she searches out a murderer and works to replace the broken candle She just needs to. Nantucket candle store owner Stella Wright specializes in creating uniue candles or every occasion But someone sets the stage The Confident Woman: How to Take Charge and Recharge Your Life for murder when a Memorial Day celebration becomes a wedding to dieor Jessica Sterling’s candlelight themed nuptial promises to be the perfect kick off to the summer’s irst official holiday weekend Stella’s thrilled to have been chosen to provide the.