Prose and Cons
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Prose and Cons

Magic, books, and cats collide in a village near Niagara Falls in the latest mystery from the author of Crime and Poetry...
 
In Cascade Springs, New York, Violet Waverly and her grandma, Daisy, are the proprietors of Charming Books, where the power of the written word is positively enchanting...
 
October in Cascade Springs means tourists are pouring in for the annual Food and Wine Festival, and Daisy hopes to draw those crowds to the store. She asks Violet and the local writing group, the Red Inkers, to give a reading of the works of Edgar Allan Poe on the shop’s front porch to entertain the revelers. Everyone eagerly agrees.
 
Yet their enthusiasm is soon extinguished when Violet discovers one of the writers dead in the shop moments before the event. After the shop magically tells Violet she’ll need to rely on Poe’s works to solve the murder, she enlists the help of her trusty tuxedo cat, Emerson, and the shop’s crow, Faulkner. But they must act fast before someone else’s heart beats nevermore...

Title:Prose and Cons
Edition Language:English
ISBN:0451477456
Format Type:Mass Market Paperback
Number of Pages:323 pages

    Prose and Cons Reviews

  • Book of Secrets ?
    Jan 17, 2017

    5 StarsLoved this book, LOVE this series! PROSE AND CONS continues the story of Violet Waverly as the caretaker of a magical bookstore in Upstate New York. Charming Books is an amazing shop where the ...

  • Lisa Morin
    Oct 13, 2016

    When I open a book written by Amanda Flower, I know I will be transported into a world full of surprises. Prose and Cons is the second book in the Magical Bookshop Mysteries. Set in the quaint town of...

  • Kristina
    Dec 06, 2016

    Prose and Cons by Amanda Flowers is the second book in A Magical Bookshop Mystery series. Violet Waverly is the new Caretaker and co-owner of Charming Books in Cascade Springs, New York. Violet’s gr...

  • OpenBookSociety.com
    Jan 04, 2017

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/pr...Prose and ConsA Magical Bookshop Mystery #2By Amanda FlowerISBN#9780451477453Amandaflower.comBrought to you by OBS Reviewer DanieleSynopsis: In Cascade Springs,...

  • Kristi
    Nov 17, 2016

    I love reading cozy mysteries by Amanda Flower. When I open the book I know I am in for an entertaining and fun read with a mystery that won't scare me senseless and have me sleeping with one eye open...

  • Andreia Nuno
    Jan 16, 2017

    Perfection! And now I'm depressing since I read it in one sitting and have to wait for the next volume! A brilliant sequel to Crime and Poetry by Amanda Flower in a novel that is more compelling than ...

  • LORI CASWELL
    Dec 17, 2016

    Dollycas’s ThoughtsIt’s all about Poe at Charming Books. To draw visitors to the bookstore during the Food and Wine Festival, the Red Inkers decide to do readings by the famous writer of mystery a...

  • Jeannie and Louis Rigod
    Dec 16, 2016

    "Nevermore!" shouts the Raven...oops, I mean crow. A large crow, but nevertheless a crow, not a Raven. The Crow's name is Faulkner and his pronouncement is perfect for this book, about a caretaker, he...

  • Leslie M.
    Nov 27, 2016

    Violet Waverly is helping her grandma Daisy run Charming Books in Cascade Springs, NY. The store is unique in that the patrons don’t choose the books. The books choose the patrons. Violet and Daisy ...

  • Mystereity Reviews
    Jan 06, 2017

    See this and all of my reviews at Mystereity Reviews I love this cute cozy series set in a small town near Niagara Falls. Being a WNY ex-pat, the setting is so familiar; a quaint town with its little ...