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.

A Hint of Mischief by Daryl Wood Gerber
The proprietor of a fairy garden and tea shop in Carmel-by-the-Sea, Courtney Kelly has an occasional side gig as a sleuth—with a sprinkling of magical assistance. Author Daryl Wood Gerber's enchanting mystery is deliciously punctuated by a Raspberry-Lemon Scone recipe, perfect for sharing with a page-turning book club or as a tasty companion to every chapter. Save...
Cozy Corner
In Emmeline Duncan's Double Shot Death, Sage Caplin is taking her Portland coffee cart on the road to a sustainable music festival, but murder is an unwanted special guest. However, one welcomed guest from the book was too scrumptious to miss. This chia-seed pudding is an essential addition to any breakfast repertoire. This recipe makes an easy, homemade grab-and-go...
The Vanishing Type by Ellery Adams
The fictional town of Miracle Springs, North Carolina, is a very special place. One can visit Nora Pennington, proprietor of Miracle Books, for a bibliotherapy session. Nora recommends certain books to help her customers solve their problems. At the Gingerbread House Bakery, Hester Winthrop makes a pastry called a Comfort Scone. This custom scone can transport a person straight...
Death by Chocolate Chip Cupcake by Sarah Graves
About the Book In the fifth Death by Chocolate Mystery by Sarah Graves, Jacobia “Jake” Tiptree and Ellie White, owners of the Chocolate Moose Bakery, are hired to cater a retired film star’s party in what’s rumored to be Eastport, Maine’s, most haunted house. Jake and Ellie are taking a break from perfecting their chocolate pizza recipe to cater a housewarming...

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