April 28, 2016
(If you’re interested in seeing lots of other Cozies that have been recommended in the past, click on this link to go to the Cozy Mystery Books Recommendations page on my site.
April 26, 2016
April 24, 2016
April 22, 2016
April 18, 2016
If you’d like to see the other Cozy Mystery authors I’ve featured, go to this page on my site: Most Recommended Cozy Mystery Series
April 16, 2016
Julia Buckley – A Chicago based author who has taught high school English for pver twenty years, Julia Buckley is the author of the Undercover Dish Mystery Series, starring a caterer Lilah Drake and the Writer’s Apprentice Mystery Series, starring an apprentice writer Lena London. Buckley also writes the Teddy Thurber Mystery Series, starring an English teacher and the Madeline Mann Mystery Series, starring a reporter. Recipes are included in the Undercover Dish Cozy Mysteries.
Rae Davies – Rae Davies (who also writes other non-mystery series under the name Lori Devoti) worked as a reporter before becoming a full-time author. She also teaches writing through a university’s continuing studies program. She lived in Montana, so it is no surprise her Dusty Deals Mystery Series, stars a former reporter turned antiques dealer in Montana.
Christina Freeburn – Christina Freeburn has had a wide and varied career before taking up authoring Cozy Mysteries >>> she served in the US Army as a JAG legal specialist, and has been a librarian, paralegal, stay-at-home mom, and church secretary. She writes the Faith Hunter Scrap This Mystery Series, starring a former JAG specialist (Faith Hunter) now running her grandmother’s scrapbooking store in West Virginia.
Kelly Lane – A Virginia based author who has also worked as an editor and a public relations professional, Kelly Lane is the author of the Olive Grove Mystery Series, starring an olive oil farmer in Georgia. (Recipes are included in the Olive Grove Cozy Mysteries.)
April 13, 2016
April 11, 2016
April 9, 2016
April 7, 2016
April 5, 2016
April 3, 2016
April 1, 2016
March 30, 2016
Also, if you’re interested in finding out about a lot of our favorite Cozy Mystery authors/series, be sure to take a look at other month’s lists on the Cozy Mystery Books Recommendations page on my site.
March 29, 2016
March 28, 2016
March 28, 2016
March 24, 2016
March 23, 2016
March 22, 2016
March 20, 2016
March 18, 2016
K.J. Emrick – K.J. Emrick is a reading lover who only began writing later in life, but she’s long been a volunteer at her local library. She writes the Darcy Sweet Mystery Series, the spinoff series, Smudge the Cat Mysteries, the Spirit of the Soul Wine Shop Mystery Series, the Pine Lake Inn Mystery Series, and, as Kathrine Emrick, the Tempest Beach Romantic Suspense Series.
Janet Finsilver – Janet Finsilver, an ex-teacher and program administrator, writes the Redwood Cove Mystery Series. Kelly Jackson is the sleuth in this series, and along with solving mysteries, she works as the manager of a Bed and Breakfast in northern California.
Delia James – Though Delia James was raised in Michigan, she was born in California. She’s a hiker, swimmer, and gardener, as well as the author of the Witch’s Cat Mystery Series. The series stars a witch who is also an artist named Annabelle. Her cat and familiar is named Alistair, and they live in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Emma Miller – Emma Miller grew up in an Amish community, and has taught in an Amish schoolhouse. She now lives in rural Delaware. She writes the Amish Mystery Series which stars Rachel Mast, a former Amish woman who returns to her home town to run a bed and breakfast. Miller also writes the Amish Matchmaker and Hannah’s Daughters non-mystery series.
Marty Wingate – Although Marty Wingate lives in Seattle, she writes the Potting Shed Mystery Series which features a gardener from Dallas who transplants herself in London. Marty has led various gardening tours to places like England, Scotland, Ireland, and France. She also writes the Birds of a Feather Mystery Series, which features Julia Lanchester as the sleuth. Julia is a tourist manager in a little English village. Marty has also written several non-fiction gardening books.
March 13, 2016
March 11, 2016
March 9, 2016
March 5, 2016
March 3, 2016
If you want to find out about even more Cozy Mystery authors who will be starting new series in the near future, you can find them on my New Cozy Mystery Book Series, which includes the three new series that will be starting this month: Three New Cozy Mystery Series Coming March 2016
March 1, 2016
I posted this month’s releases before, but if you’d like to see them, here they are: March 2016 Mystery Book New Releases
Also, if you’d like to take a look at future releases, you can find them on my Soon to Be Released Mysteries page.
February 27, 2016
February 26, 2016
(Also, I want to tell you about a mystery movie I just finished watching yesterday: the 1955 version of Kind Lady. Yow! I had seen it years ago, but it’s even better than I had remembered. It won’t be showing during March, but if you ever see that it is showing, do yourself a favor, and watch it!)
February 25, 2016
February 23, 2016
February 21, 2016
Vickie Fee – Vickie Fee lived most of her early life in Memphis, Tennessee, and though she now lives in upper Michigan, the south still seems to hold a place in her heart >>> so it’s no surprise her Cozy Mystery Series, the Liv and Di in Dixie Mystery Series, is set in the fictional town of Dixie, Tennessee.
Julianne Holmes – Julianne Holmes is the author of the Clock Shop Mystery Series. In this series, Ruth Clagan is a clockmaker and the owner of the Cog & Sprocket Clock Shop in Orchard, Massachusetts. Holmes is also the director of a service organization for theaters in the Boston area. As Vivienne Julianne Holmes she pens a mystery series for young adults called the Trials of Life series.
Catherine Lloyd – Catherine Lloyd grew up in London, England, and received her masters degree in History from the University College of Wales. She now uses her background in historical research to write the historically set Kurland St. Mary Mystery Series, a Regency era (1810s-20s) series. The star of this series is Miss Lucy Harrington, the daughter of a rector in the small town of Kurland St. Mary. Helping with her sleuthing is Major Robert Kurland.
Joyce Tremel – A native resident of Pittsburgh and a police secretary for ten years, Joyce Tremel now puts her experience to good use writing the Cozy Brewing Trouble Mystery Series. This series stars, as its sleuth, Maxine “Max” O’Hara, a certified brewmaster and the owner of a brewing pub in Pittsburgh.
February 20, 2016
February 19, 2016
February 17, 2016
February 15, 2016
February 12, 2016
If you would like to take a look at some other Free/Cheap Kindle mysteries, you can take a look at the Free and Cheap Kindle Mystery Books page on my site.
February 10, 2016
February 8, 2016
If you would like to see some of the other Cozy Mystery authors who have been recommended many times by Cozy Mystery readers, here is the page on my site:
February 6, 2016
Also, if you’re interested in seeing all of the different holiday mystery lists, be sure to take a look at my Holiday Mystery Book List page to guide you to the holiday you’re looking for!
February 3, 2016
February 1, 2016
Since it’s the beginning of the month, it means it’s time for this:
I hope this month’s list has lots of Cozy Mysteries you will enjoy!
January 29, 2016
January 26, 2016
January 24, 2016
January 22, 2016
Susan M. Boyer – Susan M. Boyer‘s Liz Talbot Mystery Series stars a private investigator in South Carolina – so it’s no surprise when you learn that she’s also from that lovely state! Boyer won the prestigious Agatha Award for Best First Novel.
Kay Finch – Kay Finch grew up on a Pennsylvania farm, but now she makes her living as a paralegal (and Cozy Mystery author!) in Houston, Texas. She is the author of the Bad Luck Cat Mystery Series and the Corie McKenna Mystery Series, both set in Texas.
Cheryl Hollon – Hollon, a former engineer is now living her dream of writing for a living in Petersburg, Florida. Her Cozy Mystery Series, the Webb’s Glass Shop Mystery Series, highlights her other passion besides writing – creating glass art.
Anna Lee Huber – Anna Lee Huber is a summa cum laude graduate of Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee, with a major in music and a minor in psychology. She writes the historical Lady Darby Mystery Series which is set in Scotland during the 1830s.
January 20, 2016
January 19, 2016
January 17, 2016
January 15, 2016
January 13, 2016
January 11, 2016
January 9, 2016
January 7, 2016
January 5, 2016
January 3, 2016
January 1, 2016