Death By Drama: A Josiah Reynolds Mystery by Abigail Keam — Babs Book Bistro
Death By Drama: A Josiah Reynolds Mystery by Abigail Keam About the Book Death By Drama: A Josiah Reynolds Mystery Cozy Mystery 11th in Series Worker Bee Press (July 24, 2018) Paperback: 228 pages ISBN-10: 069215051X ISBN-13: 978-0692150511 Digital ASIN: B07FMQB68G Josiah joins an amateur thespian group that puts on plays in quirky places like public parks and crumbling antebellum mansions. It is a way to socialize, and Josiah feels lonely when her friend Hunter stops calling. Since the new play is being staged at Hunter’s ancestral home Wickliffe Manor, Josiah sees this as a win-win situation. She gets to have fun and remind Hunter that she is still alive and kicking. Hint. Hint. What could go wrong? Everything! Hunter ignores the acting group including Josiah, and it doesn’t help when the leading lady, Madison Smythe, drops dead on Hunter’s antique Persian rug. To make matters worse, Franklin, Hunter’s brother, is arrested for her murder! Josiah does the only thing she can. She sends an S.O.S. to her daughter Asa to investigate the murder. Asa must also discover why a love note from Hunter was found in the dead woman’s coat pocket. Josiah is ready for romance, but she doesn’t want to fall in love with a cheater . . . and possibly a murderer! Giveaway a Rafflecopter giveaway About the Author Abigail Keam is an award-winning and Amazon best-selling author who writes the Josiah Reynolds Mystery series about a Southern beekeeper turned amateur female sleuth in the Bluegrass. Her first mystery novel, DEATH BY A HONEYBEE, won the 2010 Gold Medal Award for Women’s Lit from Reader’s Favorite and was a Finalist of the USA BOOK NEWS-Best Books List of 2011. DEATH BY DROWNING won the 2011 Gold Medal Award for Best Mystery Sleuth from Reader’s Favorite and also was placed on the USA BOOK NEWS-Best Books List of 2011 as a Finalist. Miss Abigail is also an award-winning beekeeper who has won 16 honey awards at the Kentucky State Fair including the Barbara Horn Award, which is given to beekeepers who rate a perfect 100 in a honey competition. A strong supporter of farmers’ markets and local food economy, Miss Abigail has taken her knowledge of beekeeping to create a fictional beekeeping protagonist, Josiah Reynolds, who solves mysteries in the Bluegrass. While Miss Gail’s novels are for enjoyment, she discusses the importance of a local sustainable food economy and land management for honeybees and other creatures. She currently lives on the Kentucky River in a metal house with her husband and various critters. She still has honeybees. Josiah Reynolds Mystery Series Death By A HoneyBee I Death By Drowning II Death By Bridle III Death By Bourbon IV Death By Lotto V Death By Chocolate VI Death By Haunting VII Death By Derby VIII Death By Design IX Death By Malice X Death By Drama XI Website Facebook Twitter YouTube Purchase Links – Amazon Kobo Nook Google iBooks TOUR PARTICIPANTS October 22 – Laura’s Interests – REVIEW, CHARACTER GUEST POST October 22 – The Book Diva’s Reads – GUEST POST October 23 – StoreyBook Reviews – SPOTLIGHT October 23 – The Pulp and Mystery Shelf – AUTHOR INTERVIEW October 24 – Babs Book Bistro – SPOTLIGHT October 24 – MJB Reviewers – REVIEW, AUTHOR INTERVIEW October 25 – Handcrafted Reviews – SPOTLIGHT October 25 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT October 26 – Mallory Heart’s Cozies – REVIEW October 26 – A Holland Reads – CHARACTER INTERVIEW October 27 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – SPOTLIGHT October 27 – A Blue Million Books – GUEST POST October 28 – Island Confidential – SPOTLIGHT October 28 – Brooke Blogs – CHARACTER GUEST POST