New bed and breakfast novels are always coming out. Bed and breakfasts are ideal locations for stories to occur. Featured below are four bed and breakfast novels released in 2020.
Booked for Death by Victoria Gilbert, critically acclaimed author of A Murder for The Books, tells the story of a perfect B&B literary retreat--until a rare book dealer turns up dead in the carriage house. Library Journal wrote, "Gilbert introduces an intelligent, mature amateur sleuth, and a shrewd elderly sidekick in the first in a character-driven cozy series. The leisurely paced mystery offers complex characters with well-developed backgrounds and motives. Readers of Ellery Adams’s Book Retreat mysteries will appreciate this new series.”
Chateau of Echoes, a novel by Siri Mitchell, features a suddenly widowed American woman who decides to buy a mysterious 15th century castle in France to open as a bed and breakfast. One reader wrote, "It's an inexpensive vacation to rural France with all the comforts of home and good food and interesting history." The drama unfolds when she gets talked into hosting a handsome American for an extended stay.
The Forbidden Promise by Lorna Cook is a brilliant new love story full of unexpected turns. Can one promise change the fate of two women decades apart? As the #1 bestselling author of The Forgotten Village, she writes another page turner. Kathleen McGurl, author of The Forgotten Secret, recommends the book, stating, "A wonderful tale of forbidden love, full of cliffhangers that kept me reading late into the night. And it has a fabulous twist."
The MacKade Brothers: Rafe and Jared, is actually two books in one written by the beloved author Nora Roberts. The first book, The Return of Rafe MacKade, is about his plans to open a bed and breakfast with the help of antique shop owner Regan Bishop. The second book, The Pride of Jared MacKade, when Jared's work as an attorney brings him up against Savannah Morningstar, her rude behavior and strong defenses do not scare him off, in fact, quite the opposite.