The Loch Ness Papers Scottish Bookshop Mystery #4 (PDF)


Her wedding but her hunky pub owner fiance completely UNDERSTANDSTHAT LEADS ME TO THE ROMANTIC SIDE OF THIS leads me to the romantic side of this Delaney has found the perfect mate in Tom and we see it abundantly in this story He takes care of her but trusts her and gives her the freedom to pursue her ndeavors He is ready to step in when she needs him but knows when to back off She supports him thoroughly too I am xcited about their futureThis installment brings her adopted Scotland family the staff at the bookstore her landlords Tom and his father together with her biological Kansas family to celebrate their upcoming nuptials Delaney gets sidetracked with the murder and her new friend family to celebrate their upcoming nuptials Delaney gets sidetracked with the murder and her new friend I was so pleased the way the two families got along Meeting her folks and her brother gave us a clearer picture of the protagonist I have grown to love over the course of this seriesAgain Paige Shelton s words deliver her readers to Scotland The town the countryside the rain and the infamous loch We follow Delaney ach and very step of the way Ms Shelton paints such vivid imageryYou will find myth a rich history mystery and love within these pages The nding left me breathless Such fantastic storytelling took me away The reality around me seemed to disappear as I became immersed in a tale I couldn t put down In fact I sad when the story Doris Salcedo ended My virtualscape Twelve Days of Pleasure ended much too soon I just was not ready to leave Scotland behindThis book will be on my list of best reads of 2019 for so many reasons It can benjoyed on its own but to Gods Choice experience the character development and the passage of time I stronglyncourage reading the series from the start This story receives my Paradise Rating 10 stars Is Nessie the Loch Ness monster real or just a folk tale people love to repeat Either way she is at the center of THE LOCH NESS PAPERS by Paige Shelton This is the forth in the Scottish Bookshop Mysteries and my first read of the series The mystery stands alone and is a complete story within this book The characters and setting are Gustave Caillebotte: The Painter's Eye engaging and I want to go back and read the books from the beginning as Ixpect that although the mystery is complete there are some relationships and character development that have grown over the series I think I would have Grand Illusion: The Third Reich, the Paris Exposition, and the Cultural Seduction of France enjoyedxperiencing relationships grow and change as they developed Still that in no way diminished my Camus and Sartre: The Story of a Friendship and the Quarrel that Ended It enjoyment of this book Delaney Nichols the central character in this series hasmigrated to Scotland from Kansas and in this novel is preparing to marry her fiance when she gets drawn into the world of Norval a somewhat mentally challenged older man who is apparently obsessed with the Loch Ness Monster While Delaney isn t interested in continuing his research which is what he wants she is curious to learn about Nessie and the truth behind the STORIES OF A MONSTER LIVING IN THE LOCH AS of a monster living in the loch As begins to get acuainted with Norval his nephew is murdered and there is a possibility Norval will be arrested for the crime Delaney is certain that Norval may have some challenges but he is not a murderer She begins to fear for his well being and involves herself in solving the murder Side stories for this novel include the arrival of Delaney s family from Kansas to join in the wedding festivities the appearance of a Texan in possession of a rare book on King Arthur and the people who inhabit The Cracked Spine the shop where Delaney is Great Plains: America's Lingering Wild employed as a researcher Rounding out Delaney s world are Elias and Aggie her landlords and in Elias case the cab driver who ferries her around Edinburgh and other parts of Scotland The characters in this book who make up Delaney s world are warm and wonderful They come across as individuals you would love to meet and hopefully include in your circle of friends In addition Scotland is a minor character in the beauty of its people and the stories of the Loch Ness Monster The book moves as a good pace pulling you through to thend but not so fast that you don t get to Hard Bread (Phoenix Poets enjoy the surrounding people and places ofach chapter This is an Electromyography for Experimentalists excellentntry into the cozy genre of mystery novels There is murder but not so graphic as to be off putting The side stories and characters are Forgetful of Their Sex: Female Sanctity and Society, ca. 500-1100 engaging andnjoyable to xperience leaving you perhaps wishing you could at least schedule a trip to Scotland if not consider migrating yourself If you are a fan of cozy mysteries this is one not to be missed although I will say you might want to start the series with the first book so as to get the full flavor of all the secondary characters. Dead the police decide Norval's obsession has moved from monsters to murderWith a wedding to plan her family arriving soon from Kansas and the arrival of an over the top Texan with a wildly valuable book Delaney's plate is full to bursting but she can't abandon her new friend Determined to help Norval she sets out to learn the truth The Loch Ness buries its secrets deeply but Delaney is determined to dig them up―whether Nessie likes it or Delaney falls into another intriguing mystery as her marriage to pub owner Tom Shannon Is About To is about to Place Paige Shelton S The Paige Shelton s The Ness Papers Scottish Bookshop Mystery 4 has so much happening in a very short period that one almost needs a partner to keep score Delaney Nichols an Runaway Wedding employee of The Cracked Spine a bookshop in Edinburgh Scotland is marrying her love Tom and as the date approaches the pastor who was to marry them passes away Delaney must find another one On her way to meet with a new pastor Delaney meets Norval who has completed much research about Nessie the Loch Ness monster From this meeting Delaney is involved with Nessie a murder her wedding dress her family s visit for her wedding and a book delivered by a smooth talking Texan It is a delightful wild ride 5 stars Paige Shelton and the Loch Ness Monster It didn t take anythinglse to sell me on this bookAuthor Paige Shelton truly knows how to transport a reader After reading THE LOCH NESS PAPERS I feel my passport should have a stamp for Scotland The ntire Scottish Bookshop Mystery series makes me feel as though I have spent a fair amount of time in that beautiful land Protagonist Delaney has a lot going on in her life in this story She s juggling wedding plans a visit from her family a murder mystery and perhaps one of the great mysteries of all time the Loch Ness Monster Through the brilliant writing of author Paige Shelton Delany manages to keep "all her balls in the air Okay most of themI really njoyed this book The whodunit may have been a bit "her balls in the air Okay most of themI really La heredera del mar enjoyed this book The whodunit may have been a bit but I m okay with that Sometimes I like guessing who the bad guygal is It gives me a feeling of satisfaction when I get to the reveal And what a reveal it was Even though I wasn t surprised with the killer there was action and angst and a twist so unlike any other I have read in a cozy it left me grinning fromar to ar Thank you Paige Shelton for bringing back that xcited kid feeling I always get when reading about Nessie And for sharing with us the wonderful mystery of THE LOCH NESS PAPERS Reading this story makes me want to xplore very nook and cranny of The Cracked Spine Bookshop and follow Delaney s footsteps as she sleuths the streets of ScotlandDanger love mystery history and myth all unite to create a story so memorable and mesmerizing I didn t want it to nd I d rate it 10 stars if I could The plot grips you from the beginning and doesn t let go until the last word I ll think about this story for a long time to comeI was motionally moved by Aramaic Bowl Spells: Jewish Babylonian Aramaic Bowls Volume One elderly Norval Fraser sndless uest to prove the Loch Ness monster Xenophon And His World (Historia Einzelschriften) exists I never doubted the protagonist Delaney Nichols would step right into the fray surrounding Norval and the past that haunts him while planning her wedding to Tom Thending is fantastic in ways than one I highly recommend this Geography of the Gaze: Urban and Rural Vision in Early Modern Europe exciting cozy mystery to readersI reviewed a digital arc provided by NetGalley and MinotaurSt Martin s Press Thank you A new author for me and the fourth installment of this series I will read her againspecially this series Delaney Nichols is planning on marrying her boyfriend Tom Shannon The pastor who was to officiate at the ceremony has died While looking for a new one she meets Norval Fraser an Groove: An Aesthetic of Measured Time elderly man who has a passion for the Loch Ness monster He wants Delaney to take over his work looking for Nessie He claims his father was taken by Nessie and feels finding he will locate his Father The next his Great nephew is stabbed to death and Norval is arrested for the murder Angus Murdock shows up at the Cracked Spine with a valuable book on King Arthur and his Knights He says his Grandfather stole 20 years ago There is no record of a lost book Delaney s family arrived in Edinburgh for the wedding The various themes are woven together to form the taleI highly recommend this bookDisclosure Thanks to St Martin s Press for a through NetGalley The opinionsxpressed are my own 354 starsIn this 4th installment of author Paige Shelton s Scottish Bookshop Mystery series we find our stalwart Kansas born bookseller and heroine Delaney Nichols walking on cloud nine She s made friends and her home in beautiful Edinburgh Scotland and is about to marry her handsome Scottish pub owner Tom Shannon Everything was on track that is until Father O Brien passed away a week ago and Delaney needs to find another officiant post haste At Tom s father s recommendation she travels over to Dean Village in search of Reverend Nisa Bellows who hopefully can step into the breac. Bookseller Delaney Nichols befriends a Loch Ness monster nthusiast; when he stands accused of murder she'll do whatever it takes to learn who the killer is―and whether Nessie herself is really lurking in the Scottish watersDelaney Nichols is delighted with her life in Edinburgh working at The Cracked Spine―a shop that specializes in hard to find books and artifacts With a job she loves and her fast approaching marriage to devastatingly ha. H Just as she s about to reach the church s side door she bumps shoulders with a doddering old gentleman who had apparently dropped something which was not immediately noticed When Delaney tries to catch up to him to return it he is no where in sight After a short visit with Re Delaney Nichols is living the good life in Scotland She s ngaged to a man she loves and she Forgetful of Their Sex enjoys her job at The Cracked Spine She also occasionally acts as an amateur sleuth when mysteries pop up around her In this book a local Loch Ness monsternthusiast and recent friend of Delaney is accused of murdering his nephew Of course Delaney steps up to help find the killer Though Delaney is curious with the mystery she has other things going on she is getting married and her family is in town for her weddingThe 4th book in the Scottish Bookshop Mystery series by Paige Shelton Delaney moved from the US to Scotland to work at The Cracked Spine a rare books shop Soon after moving to Scotland she met Tom and they fell in love In Naturally Naughty Wicked Willing each book Delaney has a new mystery to solve A light andntertaining series for fans of cozy mysteries I recommend reading them in order as it helps understand the characters betterThis book has Delaney helping a new friend who is obsessed with the Loch Ness monster Lots of talk about Nessie Not much talk about The Cracked Spine which from previous books sounds like an amazing book shop Even though Delaney s family is visiting from Kansas but she mostly focuses on the mystery and not on her family and upcoming weddingI ll admit this is not a very F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby exciting book Personally I like the characters and can handle the mostly predictable stories If you likeasy reading cozies and Scotland appeals to you then it s worth picking up A delightful addition to the series I received a free Walled (The Line, eARC of this book from the publisher via Netgalley inxchange for an honest review The Loch Ness Papers is the 4th book in the Scottish Bookshop Mystery series I Cruel Attachments: The Ritual Rehab of Child Molesters in Germany enjoy this cozy series It has a nice mix of humor and mystery The setting is awesome and the characters are fun and uirky This time around booknthusiast and seller Delaney Nichols meets and befriends an lderly man who is a local xpert on the Loch Ness Monster Norval Fraser is obsessed with the monster and has been researching it for decades since the disappearance of his father Norval firmly believes Nessi I received this book via Netgalley in return for an honest review I really liked this cozy mystery set in Scotland near the famous Loch Ness where Nessie is reported to live Nessie is central to the story and I liked the way the author includes her in the finale I loved the bookshop and all the people that worked there and the romance between the lady from Kansas and the man from Scotland was great A really fun read Dollycas s Thoughts Delaney and Tom s wedding is just a couple of weeks away and they are in need of a new pastor to perform the ceremony after their original one passes away On her way into the church to meet a potential replacement she meets Norval Fraser a man who has researched the Loch Ness Monster his ntire life Delaney finds herself drawn into the man s obsession and they become fast friends He is very protective of all of his papers and wants to be sure someone will continue his work after he is gone He had hoped his nephew would take the mantle but when the nephew is killed and police believe he is responsible he reaches out to Delaney for help to find the murderer and to protect his papers Delaney already has her hands full with her upcoming wedding and her family arriving from Kansas but she can t say no to this man Believing the truth will set Nordal free she jumps in with both feet to find it But she may be up against the beast itself before she can get thereI loved absolutely verything about this story A wedding a priceless book Americans visiting Scotland for the first time and Nessie featured throughout it allWho has not heard the tale of the Loch Ness Monster It was about time Delaney paid the creature a visit to see for herself if their really something residing in the Loch Nordal s vast amount of papers and his stories really pushed her desire to see if the monster really xists The man is clearly haunted by his memories and Delaney realizes he needs someone to pay attention It was heartwarming the way she took this someone to pay attention It was heartwarming the way she took this under her wing specially because she herself is so new to Scotland Her need to prove his innocence overtakes almost verything lse including. Ndsome Scottish pub owner Tom Shannon Delaney's life could be straight out of a fairy tale―at least it would be if the pastor meant to perform the wedding ceremony hadn't recently passed away Outside the church where Delaney is searching for another reverend she stumbles across Norval Fraser an lderly man obsessed with the Loch Ness monster Always attracted to the interesting and unusual Delaney befriends Norval But when his nephew is found. The Loch Ness Papers Scottish Bookshop Mystery #4