Sunday, May 7, 2017

Magick and Mayhem - Review & Giveaway

Review


MAGICK AND MAYHEM by Sharon Pape
The First Abracadabra Mystery

Life had always been a bit different for Kailyn Wilde. The family's magickal store, Abracadabra, sees loyal customers travel for miles to purchase health and beauty products with a magickal touch. Lately, however, the magick has been acting up and not always working right. Kailyn's mother and grandmother, recently deceased, but certainly not gone, pop in to offer advice between bickering between themselves, but have no answers. Kailyn and Aunt Tilly get an even bigger surprise when they find their family lawyer dead in his office! Who could have killed Jim Harkens?

MAGICK AND MAYHEM is a story about family, friends, and dealing with the unexpected. When Kailyn attempts to get her own familiar she instead summons Merlin. Yes, THAT Merlin. The first Abracadabra Mystery is filled with great characters, including Merlin, the silly Aunt Tilly and quarrelsome matriarchal ghosts. My favorite character is Sashkatu, the elderly black cat who looks at the world with disdain. Kailyn Wilde is a likeable protagonist struggling to keep her world as normal as a magickal life can be, especially when murder enters the picture.

Sharon Pape provides an entertaining mystery with plenty of fun. MAGICK AND MAYHEM is a solid start to a new mystery series.

 
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5 comments:

  1. This one is on my TBR and I'm looking forward to starting it. Animal cozies are my favorite especially the witchy ones.

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  2. This sounds fun with all that mayhem mixed in. Thanks for this opportunity.

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  3. Love the sound of this book. Definitely adding to my TBR list, can't wait to read.

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  4. Love the sound of this book. Definitely adding to my TBR list, can't wait to read.

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  5. Had a blast reading this book. Cracked me up.
    Glad you enjoyed it too

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