Cozy Mystery List
A Guide to Cozy Mystery (and Other Favorite) Books and DVDs
 

 

Marion Chesney   (aka M. C. Beaton)
(As Chesney, her books are considered more Romance themed.)
EDWARDIAN MURDER MYSTERY Series:
Main Characters: Capt. Harry Cathcart, Lady Rose Summer & her Companion Daisy 

  1. Snobbery with Violence   '03

  2. Hasty Death   '04

  3. Sick of Shadows   '05

  4. Our Lady of Pain     '06

DAUGHTERS OF MANNERLING Series:

  1. The Banishment   '95

  2. The Intrigue   '95

  3. The Deception   '96

  4. The Folly   '96

  5. The Romance   '97

  6. The Homecoming   '97

POOR RELATION Series:

  1. Lady Fortescue Steps Out   '93

  2. Miss Tonks Turns to Crime   '93

  3. Mrs. Budley Falls from Grace   '93

  4. Sir Philip's Folly   '93

  5. Colonel Sandhurst to the Rescue   '94

  6. Back in Society     '94

TRAVELING MATCHMAKER Series:

  1. Emily Goes to Exeter   '90

  2. Belinda Goes to Bath   '91

  3. Penelope Goes to Portsmouth  '91

  4. Beatrice Goes to Brighton   '91

  5. Deborah Goes to Dover   '92

  6. Yvonne Goes to York   '92

SCHOOL FOR MANNERS Series:

  1. Refining Felicity   '88

  2. Perfecting Fiona   '89

  3. Enlightening Delilah   '89

  4. Finessing Clarissa   '89

  5. Animating Maria   '90

  6. Marrying Harriet   '90

WAVERLEY WOMEN Series:

  1. The First Rebellion   '89

  2. Silken Bonds   '89

  3. The Love Match   '89

HOUSE FOR THE SEASONS Series:

  1. The Miser of Mayfair   '86

  2. Plain Jane   '86

  3. The Wicked Godmother   '87

  4. Rake's Progress   '87

  5. The Adventuress   '87

  6. Rainbird's Revenge   '88

SIX SISTERS Series:

  1. Minerva   '83

  2. The Taming of Annabelle   '83

  3. Deirdre and Desire   '84

  4. Daphne   '84

  5. Diana the Huntress   '85

  6. Frederica in Fashion   '85

WESTERBY Series:

  1. The Westerby Inheritance   '82

  2. The Westerby Sisters   '83

Henrietta   '79
My Dear Duchess   '79
Regency Gold   '80
Annabelle   '80
Lady Margery's Intrigue   '80
Kitty   '80
The Constant Companion   '80
Molly   '80
Ginny   '80
The Highland Countess   '81
Quadrille   '81
My Lords, Ladies, and Marjorie   '81
Daisy   '81
Susie   '81
The Ghost and Lady Alice   '82
The Marquis Takes a Bride   '82
Love and Lady Lovelace   '82
Duke's Diamonds   '82
Penelope   '83
The Viscount's Revenge   '83
Lady Lucy's Lover   '83
The French Affair   '84
Sweet Masquerade   '84
Maggie   '84
The Original Miss Honeyford   '85
The Flirt   '85
The Education of Miss Patterson   '85
Lady Anne's Deception   '85
Those Endearing Young Charms   '86
To Dream of Love   '86
At the Sign of the Golden Pineapple   '87
Miss Fiona's Fancy   '87
Milady in Love   '87
Lessons in Love   '87
The Paper Princess   '87
Tilly   '87
Lucy   '87
Polly   '87
The Savage Marquess   '88
The Perfect Gentleman   '88
Pretty Polly   '88
The Scandalous Lady Wright   '90
Poppy   '90
His Lordship's Pleasure   '91
Her Grace's Passion   '91
The Scandalous Marriage   '91
A Marriage of Inconvenience   '92
A Governess of Distinction   '92
The Desirable Duchess   '93
The Glitter and the Gold   '93
Miss Davenport's Christmas   '93
The Sins of Lady Dacey   '94
The Dreadful Debutante   '94
The Chocolate Debutante   '95
The Loves of Lord Granton   '96
Sally   '02
Dancing on the Wind   '03

Written as M. C. Beaton:
AGATHA RAISIN Mysteries:

Main Character: Agatha Raisin, Advertising Executive (retired), England

     1.  Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death   '92
     2. 
Agatha Raisin and the Vicious Vet   '93
     3. 
Agatha Raisin and the Potted Gardener   '94
     4. 
Agatha Raisin and the Walkers of Dembley   '95
     5. 
Agatha Raisin and the Murderous Marriage   '96
     6.  
Agatha Raisin and the Terrible Tourist   '97
     7.  
Agatha Raisin and the Wellspring of Death   '98
     8. 
Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham   '99
     9. 
Agatha Raisin and the Witch of Wyckhadden   '99
    10.
Agatha Raisin and the Fairies of Fryfam   '00
    11.
Agatha Raisin and the Love from Hell   '01
    12. 
Agatha Raisin and the Day the Floods Came   '02
    13.
Agatha Raisin and the Case of the Curious Curate   '03
    14,
Agatha Raisin and the Haunted House   '03
    15.
Deadly Dance   '04
    16.
The Perfect Paragon   '05
    17. Love, Lies & Liquor    '07
    18. Kissing Christmas Goodbye    '07
    19. A Spoonful of Poison    '08
    20. There Goes the Bride     '09
    21. Busy Body    '10
    22. As the Pig Turns    '11
    23.
Hiss and Hers     '12
    24.
Something Borrowed, Someone Dead   '13
    25.
 The Blood of an Englishman  '14

Introducing Agatha Raisin    '08 (Includes first two novels in the series)

Christmas Crumble    '12 (This is an Agatha Raisin Christmas Story)

HAMISH MACBETH Mysteries:
Main Character: Hamish Macbeth, Constable, Lochdubh, Scotland

  1. Death of a Gossip   ‘85
  2. Death of a Cad   ‘87
  3. Death of an Outsider   ‘88
  4. Death of a Perfect Wife   ‘89
  5. Death of a Hussy   ‘90
  6. Death of a Snob   ‘91
  7. Death of a Prankster   ‘92
  8. Death of a Glutton‘93(aka Death of a Greedy Woman'11)
  9. Death of a Travelling Man    ‘93
  10. Death of a Charming Man   ‘94
  11. Death of a Nag   ‘95
  12. Death of a Macho Man   ‘96
  13. Death of a Dentist   ‘97
  14. Death of a Scriptwriter   ‘98
  15. Death of an Addict   ‘99
  16. A Highland Christmas    '99
  17. Death of a Dustman   ‘00
  18. Death of a Celebrity   ‘02
  19. Death of a Village   ‘03
  20. Death of a Poison Pen   ‘03
  21. Death of a Bore   ‘05
  22. Death of a Dreamer    ‘06
  23. Death of a Maid   '07
  24. Death of a Gentle Lady     '08
  25. Death of a Witch    '09
  26. Death of a Valentine    '10
  27. Death of a Chimney Sweep    '11
  28. Death of a Kingfisher    '12
  29. Death of Yesterday    '13
  30. Death of a Policeman    '14

STAND ALONES:

Skeleton in the Closet    '01



Snobbery with Violence by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
Snobbery with Violence

 

Hasty Death by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
Hasty Death

 

Sick of Shadows by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
Sick of Shadows

 

Our Lady of Pain by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
Our Lady of Pain

 

The Banishment by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
The Banishment

 

The Intrigue by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
The Intrigue

 

The Deception by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
The Deception

 

The Folly by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
The Folly

 

The Romance by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
The Romance

 

The Homecoming by Marion Chesney (aka M. C. Beaton)
The Homecoming

 

Death of a Policeman by M.C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney)
Death of a Policeman

 

Something Borrowed, Someone Dead by M. C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney)
Something Borrowed, Someone Dead

 

Death of Yesterday by M. C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney)
Death of Yesterday

 

Hiss and Hers by M. C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney)
Hiss and Hers

 

Death of a Kingfisher by M. C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney)
Death of a Kingfisher

 

As the Pig Turns by M. C. Beaton (aka Marion Chesney)
As the Pig Turns

 

Death of a Chimney Sweep by M. C. Beaton
Death of a Chimney Sweep