“Fascinating tidbits about collectibles, along with evocative descriptions of New Hampshire in winter, elevate [Ornaments of Death]. . . . Distinctive characters, including Josie’s Maine coon cat, Hank, help make this holiday cozy a winner.” ―Publishers Weekly
“Readers will be happy to catch up with Josie and the residents of the cozy coastal town of Rocky Point during the holidays. Bits of interesting antique appraisals are interspersed with the mystery, complementing the satisfying story.” ―Library Journal
“[C]harming and informative, [Ornaments of Death] pairs plenty of antiques knowledge with a puzzling mystery.” ―Kirkus Reviews
About the Author
Jane K. Cleland, the author of the Josie Prescott Antiques series, has been a finalist for the Macavity, Anthony, and Agatha awards and has twice won the David Award for Best Novel. Former owner of a New Hampshire-based antiques and rare books business, she is part of the English faculty at Lehman College. She lives in New York City.