The Secret, Book and Scone Society ↠ The Secret, Book and Scone Society ✓ Ellery Adams - The Secret, Book and Scone Society, The Secret Book and Scone Society From New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams comes the first in an intriguing new series set within a quirky small town club where the key to happiness friendship or solving a murder can all b

  • Title: The Secret, Book and Scone Society
  • Author: Ellery Adams
  • ISBN: 9781496712370
  • Page: 482
  • Format: Hardcover

The Secret, Book and Scone Society

↠ The Secret, Book and Scone Society ✓ Ellery Adams, The Secret, Book and Scone Society, Ellery Adams, The Secret Book and Scone Society From New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams comes the first in an intriguing new series set within a quirky small town club where the key to happiness friendship or solving a murder can all be found within the pages of the right book Miracle Springs North Carolina is a place of healing Strangers flock here hoping the natural hot springs five star cui ↠ The Secret, Book and Scone Society ✓ Ellery Adams. ↠ The Secret, Book and Scone Society ✓ Ellery Adams - The Secret, Book and Scone Society, The Secret Book and Scone Society From New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams comes the first in an intriguing new series set within a quirky small town club where the key to happiness friendship or solving a murder can all b

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  1. THE SECRET, BOOK, AND SCONE SOCIETY is the first in a new series by Ellery Adams that beautifully combines my favorite elements of mystery, magical realism, and women s fiction The book is set in the enchanting town of Miracle Springs, North Carolina a place that draws people in need of healing including main character Nora Pennington and the other members of the Secret, Book, and Scone Society The group forms initially to investigate the death of an out of town businessman, but a strong bond of [...]

  2. Nora Pennington came to Miracle Springs, NC to heal from physical and psychological trauma from her past Miracle Springs offers healing to everyone who visits The natural hot springs and spa offer physical comfort There is also spiritual and psychological healing through baked comfort scones at the Gingerbread House, and bibliotherapy at Miracle Books Nora runs the bookshop, and always seems to know just the right books to help each customer The shop is in the old railway depot She lives nearby [...]

  3. My very first cozy mystery was a good introduction to the genre This book features lots of literary quotes and references, which definitely earned points with me The writing is pleasant and detailed, really affording you the opportunity to get to know the characters, who all have a very different voice The characters in this book aren t perfect, far from it I ve gotten tired of characters too perfect to be real Our main character, Nora, has a troubled past and disfiguring scars from a fire The r [...]

  4. EXCERPT I read all the time And I listen to people I really listenStories don t change much across continents and centuries Hearts are broken Pride is wounded Souls wander too far from home and become lost The wrong roads are taken The incorrect choice is made Stories echo with loneliness Grief Longing Redemption Forgiveness Hope And love THE BLURB From New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams comes the first in an intriguing new series set within a quirky small town club where the key to [...]

  5. Miracle Springs, North Carolina is a small town that is known to be a place of healing Not only is there a natural hot springs and renowned spa available but many of the shopkeepers in town have their own signature way of healing visitors Nora Pennington is one of those shopkeepers being the owner of Miracle Books where she considers herself a bit of a bibliotherapist being able to talk with a customer and since which book would help them with their own problems When Nora meets a man that seems [...]

  6. I enjoyed this one quite a bit It was a bit serious or darker than most cozy mysteries that I usually read I think I wouldn t even classify this as a cozy mystery but a just regular type mystery with a slightly cozy touch In any case, I will say that one of my favorite things about this book was all the book and author mentions and the quotes It was a bibliophile s dream and made for an excellent reading experience Not to mention all the yummy sounding scones I was a bit disappointed that the [...]

  7. I want to give a huge thank you to NetGalley, Kensington Books and Ellery Adams for providing me with an eARC in exchange for an unbiased and honest review Everyone who is damaged or looking for some sort of healing travels to the small town of Miracle Springs, North Carolina Strangers come to go to the renowned spa, the natural springs, and five star cuisine so that they can mend their broken souls and or bodies If they don t find relief in these treatments the end up seeing Nora the bibliother [...]

  8. Release Date October 31, 2017 Genre Cozy Mystery Series Miracle Springs, North Carolina 1The Secret, Book and Scone Society is the first in a brand new cozy mystery series from Ellery Adams Readers will be introduced to the beautiful setting of this charming small town and meet 4 women who become close friends over a murder that occurs in their town In an essence, this is what starts their little group of amateur investigating, the secret book and scone society Each of these women, while vastly [...]

  9. This has a fun premise I love the idea of bibliotherapy and women s friendships and people s stories secrets I love cozy mysteries and I did enjoy this one, though it got a bit violent intense for my tastes, but just briefly.There are lots of wonderful quotes that I enjoyed, at the beginning of each chapter and within the book proper, and also mentions of many books.So, loved the quotes, the concept, the books theme, and that there was some depth to the characters.But while this is the first boo [...]

  10. 5 My reviews and maybe some other random thoughts can also be seen at readingbetweenwinessite.wordp ____________________________________________________________ Books are everywhere and always the same sense of adventure fills us in this random miscellaneous company we may rub against some complete stranger who will, with luck, turn into the best friend we have in the world The above quote and so many are featured in The Secret, Book and Scone Society This was my very first cozy mystery and my [...]

  11. This was a fabulous read, if I could give it than five stars I would I kept putting the book down while I was reading it, not because I couldn t get into it but because I didn t want it to end It pulled me in and I wanted to stay there and get to know the characters I so wanted to visit Miracle Springs and have a custom made scone and then go to Miracle Books and have a session with Nora wondering what books she would choose to help me In this first book of the series you ll meet an array of c [...]

  12. I finished this book late into Monday night I couldn t put it down.This book is so much than a cozy mystery It s an amazing tale about four very different women who find themselves involved in a mystery that is tearing their small town apart.Nora owns a book shop, and helps to heal those customers who need it, by suggesting books, she s a biblio therapist.June is the manager of a luxury spa, Estella owns a hair salon and Hester owns her bakery, where comfort scones are her specialty.When the my [...]

  13. Have you ever started a book and within just a few pages known that you were going to love it It s rare, but special when it happens, and it happened when I started to read this one.It has all the elementsoks and references to other books, women s friendships, a realistic and intelligent plot, well drawn characters and just a little extra not so much paranormal, but magical realism.Nora has made a new life for herself in Miracle Springs, N.C When she refuses to believe the death of a customer w [...]

  14. This is the first book in a new series by Ellery Adams It was just as enchanting to read as is looking at the cover of the book We get to meet four powerful, and damaged women living in Miracle Springs, North Carolina A town known where people travel to for healing When a man is found dead these four women decide to search for answers and the truth I have read Ellery Adams other series and love them, but this to me is her best A story how very different individuals can form friendships I volunta [...]

  15. What a better way to spend time than in a Ellery Adams book Just on seeing the cover I am enchanted The title The Secret, Book and Scone Society contains two of my favorite things books and scones The cover shows a plate of scones, a stack of books, a cup of tea and an open book and I am loving it This is the first book in Ellery s new series and I am already waiting for the second book One of Ellery Adams s strong suits is creating powerful and real female characters On page one I met Nora Penn [...]

  16. 4.5 starsTHE SECRET, BOOK, AND SCONE SOCIETY is one of the best books I have read this year Over the years, Ellery Adams has penned some of my favorite cozy mysteries, and I was excited to read this first book in a new series THE SECRET, BOOK, AND SCONE SOCIETY is a bit darker than the typical cozy but hits all of the trade mark criteria, including a lovely small town setting, amateur sleuths, and a murder or two The story is set in Miracle Springs, North Carolina, where the healing waters draw [...]

  17. Dollycas s ThoughtsNora Pennington has come to Miracle Springs, North Carolina to escape a terrible tragedy She feels safe in her bookstore helping her customers find their own healing in the books she chooses for them Hester runs the Gingerbread House bakery Customers tell her a little bit about their lives and what brought them to Miracle Springs Then she bakes them up a comfort scone She and Nora work together by sending their customers to each other s stores June works at the hot springs spa [...]

  18. Okay This book was magic I have a book hangover Note There will be no spoilers I don t believe in writing reviews with spoilers Good Lord Not every author has the gift of bringing out emotions so thoroughly, but Ellery is definitly one of the best She really just reaches into your soul and pulls everything out Case in point, I had only hit page 7 and my tear ducts were at work There are several serious moments throughout the book but it makes it realistic Miracle Springs is a place where souls [...]

  19. Becoming a reader is a change for the better Trust me No one has ever lost by becoming addicted to stories Nora PenningtonTrust me, you ll be better after reading this first book in Ellery s new series We re introduced to four dynamic, determined, daring, and damaged women who live in the unique town of Miracle Springs Their lives intersect because of small town life, but they choose to establish and build relationships to become connected and thus overcome loneliness So, surrounded by shelves a [...]

  20. You know how people say when one door closes another one opens Well, one of Ellery Adams series has ended, but she has given me a new series She has introduced me to new friends, a special bookshop and bakery and a new crush I would love to live in Miracle Springs, North Carolina So when Nora sells one of her special books to a stranger to town, and he is soon after murdered, she and her friends set out to figure out what happened I can t wait for the next book in the series.

  21. This book was very interesting, keep my attention long into the night and had very believable characters I loved how she developed the personalities of her wonderful female characters, stressing the individuality of each one but showing how their friendships and love and respect for each other blossomed I learned a lot about various authors due to the bookstore and have added many to my reading list I highly recommend this book.

  22. One of the best books I ve read this year Well developed characters that by the end of the book you feel as if you ve known them forever and a well though out murder mystery that will keep you guessing until the end I highly recommend this book

  23. Miracle Springs, North Carolina, is supposed to be a place of healing People flock to the natural hot springs, five star cuisine, and a renowned spa But when none of the usual treatments help they land at Miracle Books With a fresh baked comfort scone from the Gingerbread House, they tell Nora Pennington their troubles Nora can always find the perfect book to help them in ways other treatments can t.When a visiting businessman speaks with to Nora while sitting on a park bench, she knows exactly [...]

  24. The Secret, Book Scone Society by Ellery Adams was a strong beginning to a new series It was than a cozy mystery as Ms Adams combined very detailed descriptions of the four main women characters in the book I thought of this book as a combination mystery and women s fiction.Nora, Hester, Estella and June are some of the strongest, determined and loneliest women I have ever met in a book Their stories as they are revealed during the mystery had me tearing up and cheering them on as their friends [...]

  25. Let me first start by saying, how grateful I am to have been selected to read and review The Secret, Book Scone Society by Ellery Adams This book is going to be out October 31st, 2018 and is published by Kensington This is a book that needs to be on my shelf and and will be forever in my heart I wished that the world would pause so I could have finished it in one go, but at least this way I savored it Not your average cozy, and a book that touched me very deeply It has the trademarks of a cozy, [...]

  26. This latest in Ellery Adams serieses is one of the best ever The tone is both cozy, but with a serious and thoughtful overtone Four women who live in Miracle Springs, NC, a small mountain town, each has a secret that is in someway controlling their lives They also have special talents that help the residents and visitors in the town Nora owns a used and new bookstore Estella has a salon and can work miracles with hair, June works at the resort in the area and Hester has the ability to create a [...]

  27. The first in a new series, this book redefines cozy mystery in an interesting way with a refreshing perspective.From the opening scene the reader s sense of what s going on is challenged and by the end of the first chapter curiosity quickly builds What s fascinating about this book are several things First, it is a well developed mystery Second, the story works on a couple of levels there s the mystery, there are finely drawn characters and relationships, and then there is the very important rol [...]

  28. This is the best book I ve had the pleasure of reading all year With wonderfully developed characters who feel like friends, a cozy small town you can t wait to visit, and a page turning mystery to be solved, this book has all the necessary ingredients for a great read I was sad to finish it and end my time with four great ladies for now But it s going back in my TBR pile for a second read.When a visiting businessman turns up dead, four women who spend their lives as loners come together to lear [...]

  29. This book was a great read I thoroughly enjoyed the characters and the story It kept me guessing right up until the end Ellery Adams has a winner with this book