Shot in the Dark (Coffeehouse Mystery #17)

Shot in the Dark (Coffeehouse Mystery #17)

A new smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend into a hookup hot spot, until one dark night, when a gunshot leaves a dead body behind and the landmark coffeehouse becomes the center of a whole new scene--a crime scene. As Village Blend manager Clare Cosi attempts to finalize a date for her wedding, her ex-husband becomes addicted to making dates through smartphone swi A new smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend into a hookup hot spot, until one dark night, when a gunshot lea...

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Title:Shot in the Dark (Coffeehouse Mystery #17)
Author:Cleo Coyle
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Genres:Mystery
ISBN:0451488849
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:352 pages pages

Shot in the Dark (Coffeehouse Mystery #17) Reviews

  • Linda
    Mar 16, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

  • Cindi (cheesygiraffe)
    Apr 10, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

  • Debbie
    Apr 08, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

  • Babs
    Apr 22, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

  • Toni  (T.C.) LoTempio
    Apr 07, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

  • Annie (Under the Covers Book Blog)
    Feb 19, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

  • Nancy
    Mar 18, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

  • Debbie Lester
    Apr 25, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

    I love these books. I have read the whole series. They are an easy, entertaining read, and there are recipes for the food mentioned in the book. I have learned more about different coffees, and how to make them, from these books than I ever have from any other source. From this one, I ...

    I received a free copy of this book from Penguin First To Read. I have never read this series before, but that wasn't a problem really. These folks seem to have gotten up to quite a bit in the previous 16 books, but once I got a few chapters in I knew enough to follow the character ...

    Cleo Coyle doesn't fail with Shot in the Dark. The Village Blend crew is back at their shenanigans - this time the mystery is intertwine with a fairy tale themed dating app. But this is no fairy tale, just ask Clare Cosi! ...

    Cleo Coyle does it again! I'm in love with all her coffeehouse mysteries and this one is no different. I love how she incorporates coffee info while entertaining her readers and rewarding them with recipes mentioned in the book at the end. This is such a fun, lighthearted read for anyo...

    Are you a fan of a good cup of coffee? What about cozy coffee shops with lots of eclectic patrons? Do you have a taste for the big apple? Ever tried online dating? Are you an amateur sleuth in training? If any of these apply to you, then I've got a book for you! Cleo Coyle returns with...

  • Paula Ratcliffe
    Mar 18, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

  • OpenBookSociety.com
    May 08, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

  • Cheryl
    May 08, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

  • LORI CASWELL
    Apr 28, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

  • Kathleen
    Apr 05, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

  • Ryane
    Apr 16, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

  • Argum
    Mar 25, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

    I love these books. I have read the whole series. They are an easy, entertaining read, and there are recipes for the food mentioned in the book. I have learned more about different coffees, and how to make them, from these books than I ever have from any other source. From this one, I ...

    I received a free copy of this book from Penguin First To Read. I have never read this series before, but that wasn't a problem really. These folks seem to have gotten up to quite a bit in the previous 16 books, but once I got a few chapters in I knew enough to follow the character ...

  • Teri
    May 09, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

    I love these books. I have read the whole series. They are an easy, entertaining read, and there are recipes for the food mentioned in the book. I have learned more about different coffees, and how to make them, from these books than I ever have from any other source. From this one, I ...

  • Nancy Haddock
    May 12, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

  • Amanda
    Jun 12, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

  • Chris
    Mar 22, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

    I love these books. I have read the whole series. They are an easy, entertaining read, and there are recipes for the food mentioned in the book. I have learned more about different coffees, and how to make them, from these books than I ever have from any other source. From this one, I ...

    I received a free copy of this book from Penguin First To Read. I have never read this series before, but that wasn't a problem really. These folks seem to have gotten up to quite a bit in the previous 16 books, but once I got a few chapters in I knew enough to follow the character ...

    Cleo Coyle doesn't fail with Shot in the Dark. The Village Blend crew is back at their shenanigans - this time the mystery is intertwine with a fairy tale themed dating app. But this is no fairy tale, just ask Clare Cosi! ...

    Cleo Coyle does it again! I'm in love with all her coffeehouse mysteries and this one is no different. I love how she incorporates coffee info while entertaining her readers and rewarding them with recipes mentioned in the book at the end. This is such a fun, lighthearted read for anyo...

  • Tammy
    Mar 26, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

  • Taryn
    Apr 17, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

  • Lisa Ks Book Reviews
    May 02, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

  • Noreen Trotsky
    Mar 21, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

  • Betty
    May 10, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

  • Jody McGrath
    Apr 02, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

  • Jill
    Apr 18, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

    I love these books. I have read the whole series. They are an easy, entertaining read, and there are recipes for the food mentioned in the book. I have learned more about different coffees, and how to make them, from these books than I ever have from any other source. From this one, I ...

    I received a free copy of this book from Penguin First To Read. I have never read this series before, but that wasn't a problem really. These folks seem to have gotten up to quite a bit in the previous 16 books, but once I got a few chapters in I knew enough to follow the character ...

    Cleo Coyle doesn't fail with Shot in the Dark. The Village Blend crew is back at their shenanigans - this time the mystery is intertwine with a fairy tale themed dating app. But this is no fairy tale, just ask Clare Cosi! ...

    Cleo Coyle does it again! I'm in love with all her coffeehouse mysteries and this one is no different. I love how she incorporates coffee info while entertaining her readers and rewarding them with recipes mentioned in the book at the end. This is such a fun, lighthearted read for anyo...

    Are you a fan of a good cup of coffee? What about cozy coffee shops with lots of eclectic patrons? Do you have a taste for the big apple? Ever tried online dating? Are you an amateur sleuth in training? If any of these apply to you, then I've got a book for you! Cleo Coyle returns with...

    Clare Cosi runs a coffeeshop in New York City, in the West Village. It's been there for decades, home to artists, poets, actors, writers, and all sorts of artsy types, as well as those who seriously love good coffee. Her ex-husband Matt is a globe-trotting master of sourcing coffee, so...

  • Westminster Library
    May 24, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

  • K.A. Davis
    Apr 17, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

  • Juli
    Apr 16, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

  • Kirsten
    Mar 20, 2018

    I enjoy this series. It's on my list of go-to cozy mystery series when I want a cozy with a good story, well developed background theme and great writing. Set in a fictional NYC coffee house, Village Blend, the mysteries center around shop manager Clare Cosi. The supporting characters ...

    Author Cleo Coyle has created another fresh blend of mystery and mayhem that will have readers asking for a refill. My sister started reading cozy mysteries before they were even called cozies. So, when she recommends a series, I know I have to read it. The Coffeehouse Mysteries is...

    This is another great and fun addition to the Coffeehouse series by Cleo Coyle. I loved that Clare was a little out of her element in the whole digital dating world and had to rely on Esther, Dante, and especially, Matt, to help her get caught up to speed. Her relationship with her ex ...

    Dollycas?s Thoughts These dating apps have been the rage and this one is supposed to unique. Clare?s ex seems to have a new addiction, meeting new ?Cinderella?s?, sometimes more than one a night. The new hot meeting place for this new app Cinder just happens to be the Vill...

    I absolutely love this series and the new addition is perfect! I love the characters, the atmosphere, the humor and oh yes, the murder and mystery. Plus you have all those yummy recipes at the end that makes you want to rush out, buy some ingredients and get to cooking, baking or fi...

    Tore thru this! I coudn't put it down. I'm a coffeehouse mystery convert and now I have to go back and read this entire series from the beginning. I love the characters, the setting, the plotting....someday I'm going to write like this. If anyone hasn't tried t his series yet I storngl...

    "SHOT IN THE DARK is the perfect amount of mystery and fun!" Read my full review on Fresh Fiction ...

    Another home run for Cleo Coyle! I love the Coffee House Mysteries. The Village Blend, where a lot of the action takes place, feels like home along with the characters we've grown to know so well. This book was very contemporary in the way the plot incorporated social media and drugs i...

    SHOT IN THE DARK, the seventeenth book in the Coffeehouse Mystery series by Cleo Coyle, is a terrific addition to an outstanding series! From the acknowledgement at the beginning of the book (don?t skip reading it: the author adds many heartfelt words and a bit of insight into the se...

    I don't usually ask for a book after it has been released as I enjoy this group of stories based on a coffee shop in New York City. I requested the #17 volume and was delighted to receive it. Clare is planning her wedding but the venue has become a problem because so many want to atten...

    What an exciting new whodunit!!! In this next book of the series things are going well at the Village Blend and all is looking right for Clare. The uptake in clientele seems to be due to a new dating app that has everyone swiping right including her ex and his mother. It has Clare wond...

    I have to start by saying I am a huge fan and adore Alice and Marc.  They will be on the cover of May's issue of the magazine and Q & A so be sure to check that out.  I love this series and you can't go wrong with Clare.  She alone can keep the reader on their feet not only with...

    This Coffeehouse mystery series continues the great storyline based on our main characters. The crimes involve a new drug, Styx, and a smartphone dating app, Cinder. Twists and turns keep this plot as always extremely interesting. Quotes I liked from this book: Clare asking her ex-h...

    http://openbooksociety.com/article/sh... Shot in the Dark Coffeehouse Mystery, Book #17 By Cleo Coyle ISBN# 9780451488848 Author?s website: Coffeehousemystery.com Brought to you by OBS Reviewer Daniele Synopsis: A new Smartphone dating game turns the Village Blend in...

    This book follows Clare Cosi whose hosting Cinder dating couples at the Village Blend which is the newest app that allows swipe to meet couples to get together. When a young woman goes crazy after her fella who dropped her like a bad habit. Not long after the news travels about the dan...

    This was the first of the coffeehouse mysteries that I have read, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The pacing, which can easily slag off in the middle of cozy mysteries, remained consistent throughout, and I loved the characters. Can?t wait to go back and read the rest of the series. ...

    "Shot in the Dark" is a cozy mystery about drugs and dating apps. This novel is the 17th in the series. You don't need to read the previous novels to understand this one, and this story didn't spoil the whodunit of the previous books. The story mainly focused on a dating app that en...

    Another great Coffeehouse Mystery in one of my favorite series! Shot in the Dark is based around a historic New York City coffeehouse and its managers, Clare Cosi. When Clare and her coffeehouse, The Village Blend, get caught up in the firestorm of a hot dating app and a murder, she re...

    This book was provided by Penguin Random House via First to Read Program. This is a new to me author and I really enjoyed this book. I like that there was enough background to keep me from feeling lost. The character development is very good, and the plot was believable. The cheesy ...

    Review for First to Read Penguin In the 17th book in this series, Clare is happily engaged to her cop, Mike. Plus there's a lot of business at Village Blend the coffee house in NYC that Clare manages for her ex-husband's mother. A new dating app has made the coffee house a hot spot ...

    Clare runs a coffee shop with her ex mother-in-law, she is trying to plan her wedding and her ex-husband is addicted to making dates through smartphone swipes. A woman threats to kill a man known for making dates and leaving them and he is found dead. Clare doesn?t think the woman di...

    I gave this almost 100 pages and just couldn't get into it. The story and the writing are actually very well done. I think I just couldn't get vested into the characters. Maybe because it's the 17th book in the series and the first one for me? Many thanks to the publisher for providing...

    For me, the coffeehouse books tend to go on a bit too long in the middle or the writing team of Cleo Coyle makes things unnecessarily convoluted, but I tend to take a mental vacation in the middle third and then have to bring myself back to the storyline before I miss something that is...

    I haven't read every book in this series, but have read many of them, and enjoyed them all. This is another excellent installment! My only problem with "foodie" mysteries is getting hungry reading about all the food and sweets. ...

    I love these books. I have read the whole series. They are an easy, entertaining read, and there are recipes for the food mentioned in the book. I have learned more about different coffees, and how to make them, from these books than I ever have from any other source. From this one, I ...

    I received a free copy of this book from Penguin First To Read. I have never read this series before, but that wasn't a problem really. These folks seem to have gotten up to quite a bit in the previous 16 books, but once I got a few chapters in I knew enough to follow the character ...

    Cleo Coyle doesn't fail with Shot in the Dark. The Village Blend crew is back at their shenanigans - this time the mystery is intertwine with a fairy tale themed dating app. But this is no fairy tale, just ask Clare Cosi! ...