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Plaid and Plagiarism: The Highland Bookshop Mystery Series: Book 1
Plaid and Plagiarism: The Highland Bookshop Mystery Series: Book 1 | Molly MacRae
Unfortunately, Janet Marsh s move into her house has been delayed due to vandalism; she s convinced the vandal is Una Graham, an advice columnist for the local paper who s trying to make a name for herself as an investigative reporter. Then, when the women go to look for clues that might tell them to who is guilty, they find Una Graham's corpse (murder!) in Janet s garden shed Constable Hobbs answers their emergency call. He s calm and quietly pleased, as he s never had a murder case. Then the contents of a dozen or so garbage bags are discovered behind the bookshop. The letters inside are nasty. They explain in minute detail how and when each of the recipients has hurt Una. The more the women find out about Una, the more people they discover who detested her and aren t sad she s gone. If Janet and her bookshop crew are reading the clues right, they re about to expose the most sensational story the town of Inversgail has ever heard A delightful and deadly novel about recognizing strengths, accepting weaknesses, and finding a way to be true to oneself, Plaid and Plagiarism is the start of an enthralling new Scottish mystery series. "
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BethM
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Wow @Avanders thank you soo soooo much for this fantabulous #coffeebeanbookclub box- I love it all! It‘s coming at a perfect time as I have what will be, and has been up through planning- a very toxic family event on Saturday. All the hugs and good karma to you my friend!

Avanders Yay!! 😘😘 And good luck tomorrow 🤭🍀♥️ 2mo
SamHeartCoffee @Avanders where did you get that coffee??😋 2mo
BethM @SamHeartCoffee it‘s looks like it‘s local to her. 2mo
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SamHeartCoffee @BethM funnily, that‘s what I am hoping. (We live in the same city.)😉 2mo
Avanders Lol @SamHeartCoffee and I have known each other long before Litsy! For, ohmygosh, 16 years! 🤯 I *think* I found it at Whole Foods in the local coffees section, but it could have been Albertson‘s ... or Smith‘s... 😬🤷🏽‍♀️ 2mo
SamHeartCoffee @Avanders it is pretty mind blowing! 😘 Thanks! I will keep my eye out for it! 2mo
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CoffeeNBooks
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OriginalCyn620 👌🏻📚🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 4mo
mabell I thought these were great! I‘m hoping for book 3! 🤞 4mo
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CoffeeNBooks
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Pickpick

I enjoyed this mystery set in a bookshop in Scotland, where the four women who just bought Yon Bonnie Books decide to gather evidence and try to help Constable Norman Hobbs solve the crime. 📚🔎📚

Crazeedi Oooh sounds good!!! 5mo
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mabell
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Pickpick

I really enjoyed this one! A classic cozy mystery!

Four women start new careers as booksellers & tea shop owners in a small town in Scotland. As they are learning the ropes from the previous owners (before they move to sunny Portugal), a murder occurs. The tale of why the woman was murdered, and whether she was even the intended victim, is woven throughout the story of Janet, Tallie, Christine, and Summer making a new life in their new home.

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Andydear
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Had to put down Avalon High, I just can't handle those 2000's protags anymore. But i'm pumped for my next one! Let's cross our fingers!

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JacintaMCarter
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I love when a student throws a fit about failing an essay, insisting they didn‘t plagiarize, but typing their first sentence into Google pulls up the entire paper.

Lauram 🤦🏼‍♀️ 12mo
JoScho Yeah I like it when they write their name on my table and I bust them for it and they say it wasn‘t them. Who else wrote your name?!? Do better kids! 12mo
ravenlee It‘s a...um...coincidence? Similar inspiration? 12mo
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ravenlee Seriously, though - I was accused of plagiarism in college, but the prof said he didn‘t have enough to prove it. My problem was that I couldn‘t prove my roommate copied sections of my paper, so it was defend us both or both fail the paper. Had to defend her sorry a**. 12mo
CouronneDhiver I would never have had the guts to pull that off... was the fake essay a good one, at least? 12mo
OrangeMooseReads I was too scared of getting caught to ever even try to plagiarize. My senior year of high school I took a college writing class and the professor for that class told us we could copy and paste our entire research paper 🤦🏼‍♀️🤷‍♀️ learned so much in that class 🙅🏼‍♀️ 12mo
LibrarianRyan What tipped you off it was fake. I always wondered how teachers caught this. 12mo
Rachel.Rencher @LibrarianRyan When I was in school, teachers started running essays through an online database that was integrated into the class websites. It would be able to compare it to essays online and other student's papers that had been turned in. I gave a friend my paper as an example like 4 years after I'd taken a class, and the teacher noticed that she'd copied my intro. 12mo
LibrarianRyan @Rachel.Rencher that‘s kind of cool. 12mo
Tamra Bah! You can always tell when the writing style is several standards above what they normally write. College students try to pull this off - even grad students. How embarrassing. 12mo
JacintaMCarter @LibrarianRyan We have a database that helps us catch it. 12mo
julesG @LibrarianRyan Since I've only ever graded papers of English as a Second Language students, it was easy to spot the plagiarised papers. They were just too good. Too well-written flawless grammar, sophisticated words,... 12mo
Joyfulmimi I had a bad experience with this as a freshman undergrad when my professor accused me a plagiarism assuming I certainly could not write that well. It was so scary to me as a young girl. He had no proof, of course, and kept insisting for me to say from where I copied it. He always gave me Bs. (edited) 12mo
JacintaMCarter @Joyfulmimi I always double and triple check before I call someone out for plagiarism. But considering that I found the entire paper on Google, this one was pretty obvious. I‘m sorry, though, that you had a crappy professor like that. He sounds like just a generally shitty teacher. 12mo
Centique Man that‘s so ridiculous - the whole thing was on the internet? What a silly kid! 12mo
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Mollyanna
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Mehso-so

I am WAY behind on reviews, so sorry for the inundation over the next few days ☺️. This was a cute cozy mystery and the beginning of a series. The main character got on my nerves some, but the remaining cast was enough for me to put book two on my TBR. This was book 6 for the #13books13weeks.

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EmilyChristine
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Pickpick

Finished this yesterday during my trip to the farmers market. Lots of yummy food!

(The coffee and kohlrabi were for my dad. ) Made the roast today with zucchini and rice. And the Sheeps milk Brie is delicious!

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EmilyChristine
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Just put in the last disc before heading into work. #chocolatetime

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EmilyChristine
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I love mine!

The Sassiest Librarian in the Bookstore

And I‘m almost finished listening to this book. Can‘t wait to find out who the killer is! I have a guess, but I could be wrong!

LibrarianJen The Classiest Llama in the Land 😂🤣😂 1y
Well-ReadNeck I so wish I was born in a year of the Habadashery!!! 😂 1y
EmilyChristine @LibrarianJen Awesome! 😂😂 1y
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KrystleTheBookSlayer The Scrappiest Chicken in the Apothecary 😂😂😂 At least I'm scrappy... 1y
Smrloomis The tackiest corgi in the haberdashery 🤔🤔🤔😝 1y
CatLass007 The Sassiest Llama in the Apothecary 1y
tpixie That is a great one! You‘re my Librarian- I‘m the Sassiest Pirate in the Sea! 1y
tpixie @Well-ReadNeck yes! Haberdashery gets a fun word! 1y
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Avanders
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I've received my #coffeebeanbookclub book/Nb back, along with amazing goodies from @Mollyanna .. Thank you!!!! What a generous and exciting end to our first full rotation!! 💖💖💖💖
As you can see, buggy's also having a hard time keeping his paws off the goodies 😁😁
Now to go read the book and everyone's comments ☺️☺️

tammysue 💖😊 1y
Mollyanna Glad it all made it safely! Enjoy! 1y
vkois88 He's so cute 😍😍 1y
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Avanders @vkois88 thanks lady 😘😘 (we think so ... 😁) (edited) 1y
vkois88 Lol you're definitely right... how does he feel about younger women?? 😉😉 my daughter was in my lap when I scrolled by the picture and squealed 😂😂 1y
vkois88 She LOVES other kids, especially slightly older ones. Though she will definitely tell me about babies ❤ 1y
Avanders @vkois88 lol he seems happy w women of all ages 😆 That's so cute about your daughter!! ❤️ 1y
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umbrellagirl
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I swear, the person who had this book from the library before I did must be bald given the amount of hair that‘s been left in it! 😕

Prairiegirl_reading That‘s so gross. 🤢 2y
Pamwurtzler Yuck 2y
JanuarieTimewalker13 Oh God!!! Yuck!! Why, why, why!!! Don‘t they see it? If one of my cats decides to plop down on a library book, I get all the fur off! 2y
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LeahBergen Blech!! 😖 2y
umbrellagirl @Prairiegirl_reading @Pamwurtzler Yes, it‘s really unpleasant. 2y
umbrellagirl @JanuarieTimewalker13 it‘s definitely something that they ought to have seen. This isn‘t one stray eyelash. Whoever it is has black/dark hair too. 2y
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robinb
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Mehso-so

While this was an OK read, it was just too slow for me. I found myself not that interested in the characters or the outcome, and I was in no hurry to pick it back up after having put it down...which is usually my marker for a really good book. I‘m sure others will appreciate its quirkiness and Scottish locale, but it just wasn‘t my cup of tea.

BookNAround ☹️ I felt the same way. 2y
robinb @BookNAround I felt bad for giving this review because the writing is fine, just not my preference. And I‘m thinking if this is considered a “cozy” mystery (?) then maybe those just aren‘t for me. I don‘t think I‘ve ever read one that was labeled as a “cozy”. 2y
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robinb
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Up next...I‘m seeing mixed reviews for this one. 😳😬

Melissa_J I hope it‘s good because I just bought it 😬 2y
robinb @Melissa_J I had it on my TBR, a sweet Litten gifted it to me awhile back but just getting around to it. Hoping for the best! 😊🤞🤞🤞 2y
cobwebmoth I liked it. 2y
robinb @cobwebmoth 👍 So far, so good! 😊 2y
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Melissa_J
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So I may have received more books in the mail today(not picture is the Instant Pot cookbook I also received). Again, #notsorry.

I also have to show off the lovely personalized homemade bookmark I received from @Chelsibeau Thank you! I‘m going to stick it right in my current read 😊

goodbyefrancie #bookmail is the best mail. 2y
Melissa_J @goodbyefrancie you got that right! 2y
LeahBergen Nice!! The bookmark is lovely. 💕 2y
batsy Beautiful bookmark! 2y
Chelsibeau 😊 2y
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Kshakal
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Mehso-so

Although this book was not a favorite of mine I did like certain parts of it. Having it set in Scotland was neat and I loved the strong, yet flawed female characters that this book had. However, it suffered from the cardinal sin of a rushed ending... which is a huge pet peeve of mine!

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Kshakal
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The snow is coming down so I am going to hunker down on the couch with my book and read the day away!!! #winterwonderland

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sherryvdh
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Mehso-so

Got some time to finish this one! It was a pretty quick read (

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DebinHawaii
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#12DaysofChristmas #12PipersPiping It's a book character challenge so I'll go with the owners of Yon Bonnie Books-Janet, Christine, Tallie & Summer. This book is in my TBR stack but it's set in a Scottish village & I gotta think pipers are there somewhere.?Honorable mention to movie character Stuart Mackenzie of So I Married an Axe Murderer with a favorite bagpiper quote "Alright, we have a piper who's down!...It's all right, he's just pissed."?

LibrarianRyan Love it. 👍🏻🎅🏼🎄 2y
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Mommamanzi
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Good morning lovely littens! I finished my book last night and loved this quote!
“Work and being around books are always a good antidote for what ails me”
Such true words in a fun little cozy. Remember with whatever is going on in your life today, you have a happy place with books AND with your fellow littens. ❤️

kspenmoll 📚😍 2y
Bookzombie 💗 2y
Reviewsbylola My mantra. 2y
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MaleficentBookDragon
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Hot cider with a little bourbon and stirred with a sugar daddy. Perfect while reading a cozy in bed. Yum.

Daisey Sounds amazing! 2y
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ralexist
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Mehso-so

A Scottish setting will always get my attention, however I wasn't as blown away by this story as I wanted to be. I'm hoping the series gets stronger. The mystery was good, but the primary characteristics of the quartet of women who are the crime-solvers kind of melded into one another; and there was a lot of info tossed around too. But there's plenty of potential though and so I'll pick up the next one and see what shenanigans come next.

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BookNAround
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My brain wants to be swept along on a fun whodunit and this one should fit the bill. Besides, I can fantasize about owning a book shop in Scotland as I read it! Win, win.

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ralexist
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Love love love love my #letsgetcozy goodies! From the books to the cocoa to the beautiful plaid scarf to the awesomeness of gifting me Dean Winchester/Jensen Ackles in two forms, Laura @cobwebmoth you completely hit this one out of the park. Thank you so so much!

drokka I'm adding that Murders is Bad Manners tommy wish list. 2y
MaleficentBookDragon Dean❤️❤️❤️! 2y
Mdargusch Bothe those books look fun! 2y
cobwebmoth I'm so glad you like everything! When I saw somewhere that you liked Dean I knew he had to make it into the package.😄 2y
mabell Lovely! @cobwebmoth and I both were in a plaid mood 😉 Murder is Bad Manners looks fun! 2y
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Avanders
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I so love my #LetsGetCozy gifts @mabell !! Thank you so much! I'm suuuuuper geeked to read the tagged book and love that you sent another one that you enjoy for me to try! Also, the cocoa smells amazing and the blanket-scarf is perfect! 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽💖☕️⛈ Thank you @cobwebmoth for hosting, too!! This really helped after a long day yesterday ...

drokka What a lovely selection. 2y
mabell Yay! I'm so glad you liked everything. 😊 2y
Avanders @drokka I agree! 🤗 @mabell so much.. I love the texture of the book and could definitely understand if it hadn't made it in the box... 😜 2y
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mabell It took significant self control! 🤣 2y
Avanders @mabell I‘ve been drinking this cocoa now that the weather has turned. It‘s amazing. Thank you again!! ☕️💖🤗 2y
mabell I'm so glad you like it! It finally feels like fall here too, so I'm going to be making some hot cocoa as well! 2y
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ScientistSam
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Pickpick

A cute, charming cozy mystery.

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StellaDz
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Mehso-so

This was my first #cozymystery and for the most part, my thought was: 'can someone arrest these women for obstruction of justice and impeding an investigation??' It got a little on my nerves, but I'm also a hardcore mystery and police procedural reader.

This was a cute read, with a fairly unexciting finish. The reveal was glossed over. If you are spending an entire book on a mystery, don't gloss over the ending.

⭐️⭐️

Bostonmomx2 I have a really hard time with cozies. I come from a law enforcement family so suspending reality that the cops cant solve the crime but the lady who owns the bakery can....always leaves me shaking my head. But for fun, light, quick reads, they're entertaining 😀😀 (edited) 2y
StellaDz @Bostonmomx2 agreed! That was basically my problem. I have a legal background and work with cops everyday and so part of me was just screaming, 'let them do their job!!' 2y
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StellaDz
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Cheers to that! 🍷👍#currentlyreading

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christin
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I just started this book this morning. I am in the mood for a story in a bookshop. I have always wanted to open my own independent book store

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StellaDz
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It's a blue book... 😂😂#currentlyreading #cozymystery

Mdargusch 😂😂😂 2y
CoverToCoverGirl I work in a used bookstore and a customer came in once and said she was looking for a historical romance book with a purple cover..🙄😳😂 true story.. we failed to locate the book, it remains an unsolved mystery to this day 🤓 2y
StellaDz @CoverToCoverGirl that is hilarious. Chapters has made a section of 'books with blue covers'. I love how this 'joke' has taken on a life of its own! 2y
StellaDz @CoverToCoverGirl also, I immediately, upon reading your comment, tried to think of books with purple covers... LOL 2y
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StellaDz
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I'd trust her too. #currentlyreading #cozymystery

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StellaDz
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One last library book and then I might take a break to read some of the ones I actually own! First #cozy mystery as well! #currentlyreading

mcctrish Ooh, I want this 2y
StellaDz @mcctrish so far so good!! 2y
drokka I have this one but haven't yet had a chance to read it. I figure at this rate I should just wait for the second one and read them back to back. 2y
StellaDz @drokka that seems like a good plan! I have series that I've just ended up buying the whole series before reading! 2y
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LauraBrook
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Pickpick

Between a pick and a so-so. A good start to a cozy series, it was a fun read. Some quibbles - I sometimes got main and secondary characters confused, and there seemed to be a strange use of the word "rats" that popped up more often the further into the book I got. But these are minor things, and I enjoyed the few hours I spent reading this last night. Wonder what book 2 will be like - out in January!

EvieBee As in, "rats...I broke a nail!"? 2y
Lizpixie I loved this! The next one is January? Awesome👍 2y
christin I have this from the library. Maybe I should read it next 2y
LauraBrook @EvieBee84 A couple of times. Started out w one of the MCs calling her ex a rat, and then rumors of rats in a house, and then asking neighbors at work about rats, and... it just kept going. Maybe no one else noticed the weird instances it kept popping up, but it annoyed me and kept pulling me out of the story. Not a deal breaker, but still. 2y
LauraBrook @Lizpixie Yep, January 2018! 👍🏼 @christin it's a fast read, I say move it up your stack! 2y
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LauraBrook
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Just made my first-ever (giant!) batch of my Great-Aunt's Italian coleslaw and am ready to get started on this book. Litsy loves it, so I have high hopes! (Also, my house is full of boiled vinegar fumes, despite open windows - pee yew!)
Thanks for doing another giveaway @Booksandcooks ! I'm a print girl, though ebook and audio have their place in there too. #6666giveaway

PatriciaU Are stories about Scottish book shops a thing now? This is the 3rd I've come across this year. 2y
Megabooks Yum! I'm coming to your house! 2y
LauraBrook @PatriciaU I think so! I read a series last year set in a Scottish bookshop and Scotland seems to be a more popular romance and cozy setting too. No complaints from me! @Booksandcooks Deal! Please bring all furkids. 😁 2y
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christin
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I can't decide what book to read next

DebinHawaii I have Plaid & Plagiarism but haven't started it yet. 📚👍 2y
queerbookreader I vote the Paige Shelton book 🙋🏻 haven't read that series yet but it sounds cool!! 2y
JanuarieTimewalker13 Welcome to Litsy!✨ 2y
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Librarybelle I've heard good things about the Paige Shelton book. 2y
melissanorr I loved The Cracked Spine! 2y
Mommamanzi Oh my gosh, the picture on your profile looks like a twin of my pup Marlo Mae, and I just started this book! We have to be friends now haha. 2y
christin @Mommamanzi oh cute. You have a cavalier? I haven‘t started it yet. Been busy 2y
Mommamanzi Yes she‘s a Tri color like yours. She is now 8 but to me she still looks like a little puppy! 2y
christin @Mommamanzi awe. I love cavaliers. She is 9 months now 10 months in a couple of weeks 2y
christin @Mommamanzi I tried to tag you in my new post but I couldn‘t figure it out lol 2y
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Lizpixie
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#SplashIntoSummerReads #day29 #Favorite The book that I enjoyed most so far this year was definitely this beautiful blue book. This was fun, entertaining & a little bit (maybe a lot!) snarky. The characters were brilliant & the setting was perfect. I really can't wait for Bk2 to be written, I wish this place existed so I could go visit their bookstore.📚

Jess_Read_This I liked this one too! 2y
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scripturient
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Pickpick

I didn't love this book but still liked it a lot. It has loveable characters and, as @Lizpixie so fittingly put it, it's snarky. (BTW, thanks for drawing my attention to this one, Liz.😊) I did stumble over a few editorial mistakes and some scenes seemed a bit unstructured but I would still recommend this novel if you like Scotland and stories involving bookshops. I gave this 4 stars on Goodreads. Looking forward to the next book in the series.

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Lizpixie
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#SparklingMayBookishDreams #day10 #Last5StarRead This was my last 5⭐️read, I absolutely loved this book! It was witty, it was snarky, it was funny & it was very very entertaining. I cannot wait to read more in this series & to go back to the world of Yon Bonnie Books and the wonderful Scottish town of Inversgail.

Laura317 You had me at snarky. @Lizpixie you keep introducing me to my next favorite series! 3y
Bklover Mystery + Snarky = fun! 3y
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Jen2
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Mehso-so

Just ok

minkyb 😟 3y
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scripturient
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My plan for tonight. #partylikeits1899

Sarah83 Please tell me how you like it 😉 3y
Cinfhen Love your hashtag 😂 3y
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DebinHawaii
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Release the Cranachan!😆(Sorry I just couldn't help that-it stuck in my head as I was making this quirky Scottish dessert last night. From the cookbook tagged below this is Raspberry & Honey Cranachan -a mix of toasted rolled oats, cream, whiskey or Scotch, fruit & honey. It's actually pretty tasty & on the blog today-recipe link👇🏼I've not started reading this book I picked up at the thrift store recently, but it seems a good match! #litsycooks

DebinHawaii Link to Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's Raspberry & Honey Cranachan recipe: http://kahakaikitchen.blogspot.com/2017/05/raspberry-and-honey-cranachan-unusual... from this cookbook: 3y
Jinjer Yum!!!! Definitely want to make this!!!! 3y
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RealLifeReading Wait what? Oats and whisky? 3y
BookNAround Unmade cranachan for an Outlander viewing party two years ago and we all hated it. I wonder what I did wrong? 3y
DebinHawaii @BookNAround Hmm.. It is unusual but I liked it. Did it sit around for a bit after it was mixed? It definitely is best when the oats are toasty/crunchy and not getting oatmeal like in my opinion. Hugh's recipe said to eat it immediately & I would agree. 3y
DebinHawaii @BethFishReads 😀👍 @Jinjer It was different but I liked it! 😋 @RealLifeReading I think the Scots will put oats & whiskey in anything! 😆 3y
BethFishReads Hahahahaha 3y
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Lizpixie
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Pickpick

What a wonderful book! It had everything I want in a story, Scottish scenery,quirky locals,a bookstore, snarky main characters and a dead body mystery. Utterly charming, I can't wait to read more of this series and I'll have to look up her other series as well to see if it's just as good.Highly recommend this to lovers of Dame Agatha, Phryne Fisher,Daisy Dalrymple & even Terry Pratchett, it has that touch of the absurd.5⭐️#springcleaningreadathon

TrishB Great review 👍 3y
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Lizpixie
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The snark is strong with this one! This whole passage is pretty much the tone of the whole book.

drokka Oh that isn't inspiring me to move it up my the list. 😄 3y
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Lizpixie
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Been having eye issues all day but I'm tentatively giving reading a go tonight for the #springcleaningreadathon hopefully I can get in a few hours before my head implodes! This book is lovely so far, I didn't realise there were so many different words for rain.🌧☔️🌦

LeeRHarry I'm thrilled you're using the robin bookmark 😊 and I so hope you're feeling better soon Liz! 3y
Lizpixie @LeeRHarry thank you, I hope I'm feeling better soon too!😩 The robin bookmark is now my favourite to use with hardcovers, I love it.🐦 3y
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Lizpixie
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Halfway through this delightful Scottish crime book but it's 5am here in Sydney and I'm throwing in the towel to get a couple of hours sleep! I'll be picking up later today with my #springcleaningreadathon & the #24DeweysReadathon See you soon my fellow Littens! 😴

Hobbinol I love that title! 3y
DebinHawaii I bought a copy at the thrift store recently so I am excited to hear what you think about it! 📚👍 3y
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Lizpixie
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Up next in my #springcleaningreadathon is a book that arrived today as #BookMail Plaid & Plagiarism- The Highland Bookshop Mystery Bk1. Another "cozy crime" series, this is set in this time period not my usual 20s/30s but it's set in a bookshop in Scotland! How could I resist that. A few pages in and I'm loving it already. Nosy women, lots of scots, a dead body & a bookstore. What's not to love!???

Jess_Read_This I liked this one! Beautiful book too! 3y
Librariana That sounds like a fun title! 3y
GypsyKat You have me sold! 3y
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Redwritinghood
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Mehso-so

Not terrible, but certainly not great. The writing was ok, but the characters were all similar and the story was a bit disjointed. Plus, I guess I just don't understand cozy mysteries. For one, if I knew there was a murderer lurking about, I would try to stay far away and not antagonize that person. Also, I don't understand why they always think the murderer is one of the dozen or so people they know. Probably won't read the next in the series.

LiteraryinLititz I tend to feel the same way about cozy mysteries. 3y
mcipher I always wonder how those small towns can support all those murderers! Do they just attract them?? 3y
Redwritinghood @mcipher Another good point! 3y
Dvmheather I Think main characters in cozy mystery series are all serial killers. Why else to they just seem to randomly find so many murdered people? 3y
mcipher @Dvmheather That would definitely explain it!! 3y
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Let's start a new book to continue the #litsypartyofone. I don't usually read cozy mysteries, but was drawn to the alliterative title and the Highlands bookshop setting.

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