The chips are down in scumble riverschool psychologist skye denison-Boyd had hoped that her maternity leave would be at least a little relaxing, meet with the priest to discuss their newborn twins' christening, Wally, but when she and her husband, an explosion at the nearby bowling alley rocks the rectory.
Die Me a River Welcome Back to Scumble River #ad - And although the business was closed at the time of the blast, there's a body inside. As police chief, wally is inevitably drawn into the investigation, which seems to indicate that foul play is afoot again in Scumble River, and Skye can't help but do a bit of her own sleuthing.
Leave No Scone Unturned Chef-to-Go MysteriesPoisoned Pen Press #ad - Another deadly fun chef-to-go mystery from new york times bestselling author denise swanson!the back-to-school season can be murderIt's the beginning of the university's fall semester and Dani can't wait for the college students to return to Normalton, without them, there is no one to support her Lunch-to-Go service, Illinois―after all, which is a vital part of her Chef-to-Go business.
Tart of Darkness is utterly unputdownable. Julie hyzy, new York Times bestselling author. But normalton university's orientation week is marred by a mysterious murder, along with a series of car-jackings and sightings of a mysterious creature in a pond on campus. Although dani vowed that her life would never again be boring and routine after she quit her stifling corporate job, she had no idea that she'd end up dealing with such strange happenings―not to mention murder.
Leave No Scone Unturned Chef-to-Go Mysteries #ad - And with the whole town feeling unsettled, Dani finds herself dealing once again with the infuriatingly handsome Spencer Drake, the head of security at the university. But as the trouble in normalton draw worryingly close to home, Dani realizes that if the killer isn't caught soon, she may be the next one who is found scone cold dead.
A delicious cozy mystery, perfect for readers of kate carlisle and gayle Leeson!The Chef-to-Go Mysteries: Tart of Darkness Book 1 Leave No Scone Unturned Book 2Praise for Denise Swanson's Chef-to-Go mysteries: "Fast-paced and fun.
Dead in the Water Welcome Back to Scumble RiverPoisoned Pen Press #ad - When a violent tornado devastates her small hometown of Scumble River, she can't see how the community will ever recover―especially since town councilman Zeke Lyons appears to have perished in the twister. But things get even worse for skye when her police chief husband, Wally, disappears in the midst of investigating Zeke's death, and evidence arises pointing to foul play.
A twister, a kidnapping, and a murder―oh my! Scumble River may never be the same. For school psychologist Skye Denison, there's certainly no place like home. The first book in a brand new series featuring new york Times bestselling author Denise Swanson's beloved Scumble River setting and characters, Dead in the Water is a gripping mystery that won't let you go until you've turned the last page.
Dead in the Water Welcome Back to Scumble River #ad - Did zeke really die in the storm, or was he murdered? And could Wally be next on the criminal's hit list? .
Tart of Darkness Chef-to-Go MysteriesPoisoned Pen Press #ad - To help support her new business, she opens her home to a few students, renting them rooms and becoming almost like a big sister figure in their lives. This gives her the perfect opportunity to pursue her true passion―cooking! So Dani opens Chef-to-Go, ready-made meals for hungry students attending the nearby university, preparing delicious, as well as providing personal chef services and catering events for the local community.
. Right when dani thinks she's hit a dead-end in her career, she unexpectedly inherits an enormous old house in a quaint college town. But just as dani is relishing her sweet new life, the friend of one of her boarders is murdered, and Dani becomes one of the primary suspects! She'll have to scramble to clear her name and save her business before the killer reappears―perhaps to silence the new chef forever.
A Wrench in the Works A Fixer-Upper MysteryBerkley #ad - Bree, and when she’s found dead, has a knack for stirring up sticky situations, the executive producer of the show, Chloe and the entire crew are under suspicion. And she did it! chloe is the cohost of a popular home repair show on the Home Builders Network. Is that ten-year-old secret connected to Bree’s death? And can Shannon track down the real killer before her beloved sister becomes the next victim?
Shannon, mac, her thriller writer boyfriend, and their crime-solving friends soon unearth the real reason Chloe left home. Now, shannon, after ten years, she has returned to their quaint coastal hometown to film several shows featuring her sister, along with some special mini-segments on Victorian style and design.
A Wrench in the Works A Fixer-Upper Mystery #ad - But shannon quickly realizes that things are not exactly blissful in TV land. Lights! camera! homicide! contractor shannon hammer has to dig through murder suspects in the latest Fixer-Upper Mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Eaves of Destruction and Once Upon a Spine. Don't miss the hallmark movies & mystery originals starring Jewel, based on the Fixer-Upper Mystery series!Shannon Hammer’s younger sister, Chloe, left Lighthouse Cove after high school to make it big in Hollywood.
Yule Be Dead Victoria Square MysteryBerkley #ad - Katie may be closing in on a murderer, but time is ticking because the murderer is definitely closing in on her. A christmas crime shocks the merchants of a quaint shopping district in this latest installment of The New York Times bestselling Victoria Square series. It's christmastime, but not everyone is jolly--especially not Vonne Barnett.
Katie bonner, happens to be at the tea shop Vonne's mother, Francine, the manager of Artisan's Alley, owns when the news is delivered. Her dead body has been found in Victoria Square. A broken teacup leads Katie to one of the suspects, but before she can investigate, she's attacked. Vonne left a trail of men behind her so the suspects are many--but the clues are few.
Tulips Too Late: A Flower Shop Mystery NovellaIndependently published #ad - Reilly enlists the help of Team Salvare - Abby and Marco - to solve this case and set things right. Abby will not only struggle with the case, but also with her own body as she and Marco engage in a rigorous healthy regimen, making sure they are in shape for a family cruise taking place in three short weeks.
Sean reilly accidentally releases information to the press, he is forced to step away from the case, and even his positon as Sergeant. Having nowhere else to turn, and armed with a list of evidence that the detectives refuse to investigate, Sgt. When her long-time friend, Sgt. Abby's emphatic cousin jillian makes it a point to help Abby shed those extra pounds, promising that no one will ever again call Abby by her former high school nickname.
In order to solve this mystery, who promises that one wrong move will have them wrapped up in legal fees, courtroom battles, Abby and Marco must defy strict orders from a powerful old foe, corrupt detective, a bull-headed, and possibly even worse. Abby's passion for truth and unquenchable thirst for justice drives her forward even while the odds stack up against her.
Tulips Too Late: A Flower Shop Mystery Novella #ad - It's springtime in new chapel, indiana, but as the weather heats up, so too does the drama, in this thrilling new Flower Shop mystery novella from New York Times Bestselling Author Kate Collins. After arriving late for a tulip delivery, Bloomers Flower Shop owner Abby Knight Salvare stumbles upon a homicide in action.
. Finding the killer will not only be Abby's greatest challenge but also her greatest redemption, knowing she may have been able to save someone's life, had she not delivered those tulips.
Murder by the Book A Beyond the Page Bookstore MysteryKensington #ad - After an unexpected inheritance from a great aunt, she’s moved to a small New England town founded by her ancestors back in colonial times—and living in spacious Greyborne Manor, on a hilltop overlooking the harbor. The police seem pretty sure they’ve got the story in hand, but Addie’s not going to let them close the book on this case without a fight.
. But there’s trouble from day one, and not just from the grumpy woman who runs the bakery next door. A car nearly runs Addie down. Someone steals a copy of Alice in Wonderland. Addie greyborne loved working with rare books at the Boston Public Library—she even got to play detective, tracking down clues about mysterious old volumes.
Murder by the Book A Beyond the Page Bookstore Mystery #ad - But she didn’t expect her sleuthing skills to come in so handy in a little seaside town. Addie left some painful memories behind in the big city, including the unsolved murder of her fiancé and her father’s fatal car accident. Best of all, her aunt also left her countless first editions and other treasures—providing an inventory to start her own store.
Then, who owns a nearby tea shop, Addie’s friend Serena, is arrested—for killing another local merchant.
A Dark and Twisting Path A Writer's Apprentice MysteryBerkley #ad - Sam was cleared of his wife's murder when she was found alive, and now someone is trying to make him look guilty again. Lena quickly realizes that allison has nothing to worry about as the murder weapon points to a different suspect altogether: Lena's embattled boyfriend, Sam West. Writer's apprentice lena london is happily working on a new collaboration with her idol and bestselling suspense novelist and friend Camilla Graham, but her joy is short-lived when a dark cloud descends upon the quaint town of Blue Lake, Indiana.
. Lena's best friend, Allison, is in a panic. Lena and camilla work on a suspect list, but a threatening note and a violent intrusion at Graham House prove that the devious killer has decided to write them into the plot. On a walk in the woods by her home, Allison discovers the body of her mail carrier, an argumentative man who recently had a falling out with Allison's husband.
A Dark and Twisting Path A Writer's Apprentice Mystery #ad - Surveillance video of a break-in at his house shows a shadowy figure trying to incriminate him by stealing the weapon from his desk.
Premeditated Peppermint An Amish Candy Shop MysteryKensington #ad - New york celebrity chef eric Sharp and his TV crew have arrived to film an authentic Amish Christmas. For her first yuletide in harvest, Ohio, the former big-city chocolatier is recreating a cherished holiday treat: peppermint combined with molten white chocolate. Now, between a surplus of suspects and a victim who wasn’t who she seemed, Bailey’s edging dangerously close to a killer who isn’t looking to bring joy to the world—or to Bailey—this deadly Noel.
Recipe included! praise for amanda flower and her Amish cozies “As it turns out, Amanda Flower may have just written the first Amish rom com. Usa today “flower has hit it out of the ballpark. Christmas is Bailey King’s favorite time of year. Unfortunately, she gets more publicity than she bargained for when Eric’s executive producer is found strangled to death—and Eric’s the prime suspect.
Premeditated Peppermint An Amish Candy Shop Mystery #ad - . And continues to amaze with her knowledge of the Amish way of life. Rt book reviews “At turns playful and engaging.
Hitting the Books A Library Lover's MysteryBerkley #ad - Before lindsey can delve into the library's records, the victim of the hit and run, Theresa Houston, suffers another "accident" and the investigation shifts from driver negligence to attempted homicide. A clue surfaces in the confiscated library materials that could crack open the case and it is up to Lindsey to piece it all together.
But things are not as they seem in the sleepy town of Briar Creek and when the driver of the stolen car turns up dead, Lindsey, her staff and her library friends have to hit the books before the murderer gets the last word. It's murder by the book in the latest hit Library Lover's mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Death in the Stacks.
Hitting the Books A Library Lover's Mystery #ad - When a stack of library materials is found at the scene of a hit and run, library director Lindsey Norris finds herself dragged into the investigation as the police try to link the driver of the stolen car to the person who borrowed the books.