Murder at the Mansion by Janet Finsilver – Blog Tour and Giveaway (ENDED)

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Murder at the Mansion by Janet Finsilver
A Kelly Jackson Mystery #2


It’s whale-watching season in Redwood Cove, and B&B manager Kelly Jackson’s battening down the hatches for the tourist rush at Redwood Heights—a Victorian-style estate owned by her boss. And due to recent jewelry thefts, her duties include keeping track of the many dust-covered artifacts spread throughout the property. But when Kelly finds Sylvia Porter’s lifeless body, menial tasks don’t seem so terrible. Enlisting the help of a ragtag group of brainy retirees, aka the “Silver Sentinels,” Kelly’s on the hunt for clues hidden behind the mansion’s glamorous façade. . .and for a killer who may want to make history of her next!

Like Kelly, I always imagine all of California as being warm and sunny. The northern California setting was a new one for me, and I loved the idea of the cozy B&B and Inn along the coast. There is a great supporting cast to help Kelly solve the crimes at Redwood Heights. I think I’d like to spend an evening hanging out with the Silver Sentinels, as they call themselves. With plenty of misdirection to keep me guessing, I found this to be an entertaining read.

There are lots of returning characters in this story. I admit, it took me a little while to get them all straight in my head! While the mystery was enjoyable on its own, since this is only the second book in the series, I’d suggest starting back at the beginning if you’re going to give this one a try.

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About the Author

 Janet Finsilver is the USA TODAY best-selling author of the Kelly Jackson mystery series. She worked in education for many years as a teacher, a program administrator, and a workshop presenter. Janet majored in English and earned a Master’s Degree in Education. She loves animals and has two dogs–Kylie and Ellie. Janet has ridden western style since she was a child and was a member of the National Ski Patrol. One of the highlights of her life was touching whales in the San Ignacio Lagoon. MURDER AT REDWOOD COVE, her debut mystery, was released on October 13, 2015. Her second book, MURDER AT THE MANSION, was released on June 7, 2016.

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Tour Participants

August 15 – Bea’s Book Nook – REVIEW
August 15 – Mallory Heart’s Cozies – SPOTLIGHT
August 16 – Sleuth Cafe – REVIEW
August 16 – Lisa Ks Book Reviews – INTERVIEW
August 17 – Back Porchervations – REVIEW
August 18 – Queen of All She Reads – REVIEW
August 18 – Classy Cheapskate – SPOTLIGHT
August 19 – Shelley’s Book Case – REVIEW
August 20 – Melina’s Book Blog – REVIEW, GUEST POST
August 20 – Mystery Thrillers and Romantic Suspense Reviews – SPOTLIGHT
August 21 – Community Bookstop – REVIEW
August 21 – Cozy Up With Kathy  – INTERVIEW
August 22 – Laura’s Interests – REVIEW
August 22 – StoreyBook Reviews – SPOTLIGHT
August 23 – Mysterious InkSpot – REVIEW
August 23 – 3 Partners in Shopping, Nana, Mommy, &, Sissy, Too! – SPOTLIGHT
August 24 – The Book’s the Thing – REVIEW
August 24 – A Holland Reads – GUEST POST
August 25 – LibriAmoriMiei – REVIEW
August 25 – Island Confidential – SPOTLIGHT
August 26 – Brooke Blogs – REVIEW

NOTE: I received a free copy in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and comments are my own.

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