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Hook, Line, and Sinker: An Ozarks Lake Mystery by Marc Jedel

About Hook, Line, and Sinker

Hook, Line, and Sinker: An Ozarks Lake Mystery Cozy Mystery 3rd in Series Setting – Arkansas BGM Press (July 14, 2022) Paperback : 255 pages ISBN-10 : 1732716471 ISBN-13 : 978-1732716476 Digital ASIN : B0B63XZS6T

Dubious diamond devotees and a dead loan shark. With the dad she thought dead suspected of murder, can she keep him from doing hard time?


Elizabeth Trout thinks she must have rocks in her head. After receiving a crazy call that the father she never knew is cooling his heels in the local jail, the newlywed graphic designer posts bail and invites him home. But the family reunion loses its luster when she learns her old man is under suspicion for murder after he was found near a corpse.


With the sheriff zeroing in on her dad and no other suspects on ice, Elizabeth starts her own investigation to mine for evidence. But as greedy gem hunters, fossil fanatics, and shady scammers run amok, she must race to solve the homicide before she’s the one shafted.


Can she prove her father’s innocence before a rough-cut killer makes a glittering getaway?


Hook, Line, and Sinker is the hilarious third book in the Ozarks Lake Mystery cozy series. If you like big-hearted but excitable heroines, charismatic rogues, and uproarious plot twists, then you’ll love Marc Jedel’s jaunty jewel.


Buy Hook, Line, and Sinker to get caught up in a carat of crime today!

About Marc Jedel

Marc Jedel writes humorous murder mysteries. He credits his years of marketing leadership positions in Silicon Valley for honing his writing skills and sense of humor. While his high-tech marketing roles involved crafting plenty of fiction, these were just called emails, ads, and marketing collateral. For most of Marc’s life, he’s been inventing stories. As he’s gotten older, he’s encountered more funny and odd people and situations. This has made it even easier for him to write what he knows and make up the rest. It’s a skill that’s served him well, both as an author and marketer. The publication of Marc’s first novel, UNCLE AND ANTS, gave him permission to claim “author” as his job. This leads to much more interesting conversations than answering, “marketing.” Like his characters Jonas and Elizabeth from the Ozarks Lake Mystery series, Marc grew up in the South and spent plenty of time in and around Arkansas. Like his character, Marty from the Silicon Valley Mystery series, Marc now lives in Silicon Valley, works in high-tech, and enjoys bad puns. Along with all his protagonists, Marc too has a dog, although his is neurotic, sweet, and small, with little appreciation for Marc’s humor. Visit his website,, for free chapters of novels, special offers, and more. Author Links Website: BookBub: Facebook: Goodreads: LinkedIn: Blog: Amazon Author Page: Purchase Link: Amazon TOUR PARTICIPANTS August 3 – Sapphyria’s Book Reviews – SPOTLIGHT August 3 – Christy’s Cozy Corners – REVIEW August 4 – My Reading Journeys – CHARACTER GUEST POST August 5 – Brooke Blogs – SPOTLIGHT August 6 – Maureen’s Musings – SPOTLIGHT August 7 – I’m All About Books – SPOTLIGHT August 8 – #BRVL Book Review Virginia Lee Blog – SPOTLIGHT August 9 – eBook Addicts – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT August 10 – Reading Is My SuperPower – REVIEW August 10 – Socrates Book Reviews – SPOTLIGHT August 11 – Escape With Dollycas Into A Good Book – REVIEW August 11 – Mysteries with Character – GUEST POST August 12 – I Read What You Write – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT August 13 – FUONLYKNEW – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT August 14 – StoreyBook Reviews – GUEST POST August 15 – Celticlady’s Reviews – SPOTLIGHT, EXCERPT August 16 – Carla Loves To Read – REVIEW, CHARACTER GUEST POST Have you signed up to be a Tour Host? Click Here to Find Details and Sign Up Today! Additional Banners