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.

New York Times best-selling mystery author Leslie Meier reunites with Barbara Ross and Lee Hollis to keep the spooky spirit alive in a new holiday story collection starring their favorite sleuths, set in coastal Maine. Leslie Meier, author of the Lucy Stone Mystery series; Leslie Hollis, author of the Hayley Powell Mystery series; and Barbara Ross, author of the...
Liz Ireland Presents an Intriguing Tale with Mrs. Claus and the Halloween Homicide
In Mrs. Claus and the Halloween Homicide, April Claus knows being married to the real Santa makes every day feel like Christmas. But when a different holiday arrives at the North Pole, so does murder...  For the first time ever, Christmastown is celebrating a strange new tradition—Halloween. But not everyone is willing to watch their dependable winter wonderland get overrun by carved...
Lynn Cahoon Serves Up a Captivating Read with Two Wicked Desserts
In Lynn Cahoon’s Two Wicked Desserts, Magic Springs, Idaho, may be a small town, but Mia Malone is living an enchanted life running her own catering business and cooking school. And while she’s teaching the locals culinary craft, her grandmother is teaching her witchcraft for the day she inherits the family magical spells that have been passed down for...
In Cheryl Hollon’s Draw and Order, an Appalachian artist and local guide Miranda Trent opens a new murder investigation after her Paint & Shine tour group discovers the remains of a missing hiker along an ancient trail. For her latest excursion, Miranda is thrilled to take a close-knit group of rock climbers, the Risky Business Adventurers, up the challenging Battleship...

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