Cozy Mystery: Comedic murder mysteries that show you what happens when you put a quilter, a candy shop owner, a baker, a pet sitter or some other wholly inappropriate sleuth on the case to solve a crime. More precisely, cozies are lighthearted murder mysteries with plenty of humor, no graphic violence or sex, and an amateur sleuth (or sleuthing team) who lives in some sort of close-knit community and solves crimes while juggling a day job, a hobby, or other responsibilities.

In Lee Hollis’ Death of a Wedding Cake Baker, the latest installment of the Hayley Powell Mystery series, Liddy Crawford, best friend of food and cocktails columnist Hayley Powell, is getting married. The wedding is the talk of the town in Bar Harbor, Maine, including snide gossip about the age gap between the bride and her groom, local lawyer Sonny Lipton. But...
Krista Davis’The Diva Sweetens the PieAwakens the Appetite for Mystery
New York Times best-selling author Krista Davis delights readers with the latest installment in her enormously popular and charming Domestic Diva series. In The Diva Sweetens the Pie, an annual pie festival crumbles into chaos after a celebrity judge is murdered, leaving it up to entertaining maven and sometime-sleuth Sophie Winston to dole out justice. Enjoy this page-turner with a warm...
Tina Kashian’s  One Feta in the Grave is a Compelling Mystery
In Tina Kashian’s One Feta in the Grave, the latest installment of the deliciously devious Kebab Kitchen Mystery series, My Big Fat Greek Wedding  meets murder on the Jersey Shore when Lucy Barbarian—manager of her family’s Mediterranean restaurant and amateur sleuth—must hunt down a local businessman’s killer while slinging her famous Date-Stuffed Cookies at a beach festival food tent.  Save Recipe Print Lucy’s Date-Stuffed Cookies ...
Leslie Meier's Easter Bunny Murder is a Real Page Turner
In Leslie Meier’s Easter Bunny Murder of the bestselling Lucy Stone Mystery series, Lucy–a part-time reporter, mother of four, and amateur sleuth–chases down hidden truths to solve crimes in the small town of Tinker Cove, Maine. Hot cross buns are a traditional Lenten treat, but Lucy Stone always hates the way the sugary icing melts when she warms them up in the oven. When she visited England, however, she...

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