Welcome to Booklover’s Bench, a website devoted to bringing good things to readers. We’re delighted to have you here.

Get to know us–links to our social media sites are in the left sidebar. Each month, we’ll be hosting contests and offering different ways to win our books and other exciting prizes. These can change in the blink of an eye–our authors are generous people and are constantly thinking of ways to reward readers.

Our monthly contest now features books as prizes for our friends and fans. The winner of the Rafflecopter contest will select a prize from our Prize Vault.

CLICK HERE to Enter from Jan. 1 – 18

Check out our Menu Bars for more features and even more giveaways!

Booklover’s Bench is now on Facebook, too. Come like our page!


Maggie Toussaint announces that digital ARCS for SEAS THE DAY, Book 1 in her new culinary cozy series, are available for reviewers. Contact Maggie through her website if interested.

Lois Winston will be recovering from overindulging in too many Christmas treats, which will necessitate extra hours on the treadmill. Then she’ll get back to tormenting her reluctant amateur sleuth in the 9th book of her Anastasia Pollack Crafting Mystery series.

Nancy J. Cohen‘s Writing the Cozy Mystery: Expanded Second Edition won the TopShelf Magazine 2019 Book Award in the nonfiction writing/publishing category. https://topshelfmagazine.net/index.php/recipients

Cheryl Hollon is pleased to announce that STILL KNIFE PAINTING, the first book in the Paint & Shine cozy mystery series from Kensington Publishing, is now available for pre-order in paperback and e-book formats. 

Debra H. Goldstein will be talking about/signing TWO BITES TOO MANY at Murder by the Book in Houston on Jan. 3; at The Book Bar in Denver on Jan. 4; at The Poisoned Pen in Scottsdale on Jan 8; and at Novel in Memphis on Jan 12.

Diane A.S. Stuckart will be appearing at the Atrium on Singer Island in January speaking about and signing FOOL’S MOON and PEACH CLOBBERED.
















Win a Free Book – January 2020

Enter to Win a Free Book January 1 – 18, 2020 Our monthly contest features books as prizes for our friends and fans. The winner of the Rafflecopter contest will select a prize from our monthly Prize Vault. The book format will be in print or digital, and the graphic will illustrate the title shown […]

Let’s Talk with Cheryl Hollon

Happy New Year! by Cheryl Hollon I don’t make New Year’s resolutions. Nope. Not me. None of those well-intentioned wishes ever made it past February anyway. It turned out that they were also the same over and over again. Every. Single. Year. I was setting myself up for failure and feeling wretched. Not good. What I do now is pick one single aspect of my life to work on for the entire year. … [Read More...]